[The Brazil Times nameplate] Overcast ~ 31°F  
High: 37°F
Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014

Stories from Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Racing to November (05/04/10)
After the dust settled in two hotly contested races Tuesday evening, voters made their selections for candidates in the upcoming 2010 Clay County General Election. The Republican Party had two contested races on the primary ballet. The race for Clay County Prosecutor will be between incumbent B. Lee Reberger and Democratic candidate Charles Hear, who is an attorney in Clay County...
PRECINCT-by-PRECINCT results (05/04/10)
FEDERAL, STATE and COUNTY results The following is a precinct-by-precinct breakdown of how Clay County residents voted in federal, state and county races. FEDERAL AND STATE OFFICES U.S. Senator U.S. Representative, District 8 State Senator, District 39...
Candidate chosen in pair of township races (05/04/10)
With only two spots up for grabs, Tuesday's Primary Election was relatively quiet for those in township races. Clay County Deputy Clerk Beth Mallinak told The Brazil Times while some races for township boards have more than one candidate in a particular political party, they are only contested in the Primary when there are more than three...
Elected (05/04/10)
There will be three new faces when the Clay Community School Board of Trustees meet in July, as Rob Miller, Amy Adams and Ron Scherb, will be assuming the three at-large positions replacing Ted Jackson, Brian Atkinson and Terry Barr. All three new members are happy to be able to have the opportunity to serve on the board...
County voters like Risk, Stutzman in primary (05/04/10)
Clay County voters turned out in good numbers Tuesday for the 2010 Primary. From the national perspective, residents had the opportunity to vote for one of eight people vying for the Republican ticket for United States Representative, District 8, effectively known as the "Bloody Eighth."...
First veterans van fundraiser a success (05/04/10)
The V.F.W. Spaghetti Dinner was sold out, according to Veterans VA van fundraiser representative Marion "Sarge" Eveland. The cooks, including Bev Timko, Jenny Sutherlin and Barbara Fatch, sold out and had to purchase extra spaghetti from Page's Store...
CASA Gala scheduled (05/04/10)
TERRE HAUTE -- The first CASA Kids Gala will take place from 11 a.m.-5 p.m., July 24, at the First Financial Forest Park, 4856 Mill Dam Rd., Terre Haute. A barbecue will take place in addition to a silent auction and free games for children. Entertainment will also be provided...
Eighth Bridgeton Art and Wine Fair set for Saturday (05/04/10)
BRIDGETON -- The eighth Bridgeton Art and Wine Fair will take place Saturday, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Exhibits will be located in the 1878 Barn in downtown Bridgeton. Fine art in a variety of mediums will be available for viewing and for sale for home, office or Mother's Day gift giving...
RESULTS: Clay County Election Results (05/04/10)
The results are in for the 2010 Clay County Primary election. In a very close race, Republican incumbent Lee Reberger edged by Robert Pell in the primary by 102 votes. Reberger will now face Charles Hear in the November election. In the race for County Council, District 3, Toni Carter knocked off Rick Neier to face Dolores Johnson in the fall...
Honor Rolls (05/04/10)
Northview High School Ninth Grade Academic Distinction Alexa Dispennett, Conrad Koehler, Bailey Pell, Ethan Sands High Distinction Alexis Bender, Natascha Bowles, Makenzie Brown, Justin Buckingham, Devin Clark, Chandler Damon, Brooklyn Daugherty, Taylor Dickison, William Downing, Carrie Duregger, Caitlyn Ehrlich, Tyler Funk, Sierra Girton, Travis Hakman, Chelsea Hoopingarner, Dakota Jones, Brooklyn Kochvar, Haley Leach, Thomas Neal, Evan Pierce, Maeghan Pilman, Molly Powell, Brittany Ray, Daniel Reberger, Mallory Reckerd, Justin Sampson, Andrea Schultz, Stephen Snow, Eileen Stinnett, Ashley Sutherland, Sequoia Virgin, Cassie Weddle. ...
Community Notes (05/04/10)
The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: Immunization The Clay County Health Department conducts immunization clinics for school-aged children on Mondays and Wednesdays. Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are available...
County Council must wait on passing new ordinance (05/04/10)
With Larry Moss not in attendance, the Clay County Council will have to take another month before passing an ordinance. During Monday's meeting, the council accepted the first reading of an ordinance which would create a non-reverting fund for the Clay County Redevelopment Commission...
County Commissioners hear multiple proposals (05/04/10)
Multiple proposals were made during Monday's meeting of the Clay County Commissioners which requires more time and consideration before final decisions are made. A representative from Pitney Bowes, Indianapolis, brought a contract proposal for a new postage meter for the Clay County Courthouse...
'Take 5' rescheduled (05/04/10)
"Take 5," a high energy, action packed evening for grade-schoolers and teens, has been rescheduled this month. The event, originally scheduled for this Friday, has been rescheduled for Friday, May 14. It will take place from 8-10 p.m., at the old junior high school gymnasium...
Military News (05/04/10)
Gregory A. Reisinger Gregory A. Reisinger, Brazil, recently enlisted in the United States Air Force, according to SSgt Christopher Albert, Air Force Recruiter located in Terre Haute. Upon successfully completing the Air Force's six-week basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base near San Antonio, Texas, Gregory is scheduled to receive training in the Electronics Area as a Cyber Transport Systems Apprentice. ...
Coats wins GOP bid for open US Senate seat (05/04/10)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Former Sen. Dan Coats won the Republican nomination for Indiana's open U.S. Senate seat on Tuesday, moving closer to a political comeback after being out of office for 12 years. Coats beat four other Republicans during Indiana's primary election -- including state Sen. Marlin Stutzman and former Rep. John Hostettler -- to win the GOP nomination for the seat being vacated by Democrat Evan Bayh...
Legislator, surgeon to face off in 8th District (05/04/10)
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) -- Republicans have picked a heart surgeon to face a Democratic state legislator for southwestern Indiana's 8th District seat being vacated by Democrat Brad Ellsworth, who is running for the Senate. State Rep. Trent Van Haaften of Mount Vernon was unopposed for the Democratic nomination...
Boetjer's gem sends Eagles by Eels (05/04/10)
BY CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter CLAY CITY -- Regulation play couldn't contain an electric pitchers' duel in Clay City Tuesday night, where the Eels dropped a 1-0, eight inning donnybrook to South Putnam. The Clay City offense was rendered helpless against Eagle ace Brooke Boetjer, who tossed a complete game, one-hit shutout, striking out ten while allowing just two walks. A bang-bang infield single in the fourth inning was the only hit Clay City was able to muster all night...
Tiger Cub boys edge Knights in track; Mustang girls win (05/04/10)
BOYS TEAM SCORING - Greencastle 60.50; Northview 58.50; Edgewood 48. HIGH JUMP -- 1. Jordan Hickman, Greencastle, 5-10; 2. Dillion Reynolds, Northview, 5-8; 3. Michael Muncie, Greencastle, 5-4; 4. Bowman, Edgewood , 5-4. POLE VAULT -- 1. Adams, Edgewood , 12-0; 2. ...
Clovers edge out Clay City boys in track; Clover girls win (05/04/10)
At Clay City Boys team results Cloverdale 62, Clay City 61 High Jump - 1. James Hinton (CL) 6'2 2. Mark Grubbs (CC) 5'8 3. Kevin Dean, Code Foreman (CL) 5'4 Long Jump - 1. James Henton 20'11 1/4 2. Jeff Couse 20'2 3. Dillan Gray 19'1/2 Discus - 1. Devon Hall (CL) 144-8 2. Jaquan Moore (CL) 112'7 3. Seth Jonte (CL) 103'...
Vikings claims round one of Big Four Tournament (05/04/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview baseball team had to be feeling a sickening feeling of deja-vu following Tuesday's Big Four diamond opener. Much like the 2009 version of its opening tussle with the West Vigo Vikings, the Knights didn't help themselves much in a loss that counted towards the Western Indiana Conference standings as well as in the Big Four tourney. ...
Early runs stand up for Vikes (05/04/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The West Vigo Vikings came calling for the Big Four softball opener on Tuesday night with the Northview Knights. The Vikings capitalized on some early control problems from Alyssa Conrad to plate a pair of first inning runs and thanks to starting pitcher Gina Furrey., that's all the team would need...
Northview 'C' baseball team remains unbeaten (05/04/10)
Times Staff Report The Northview 'C' baseball team earned a four-inning victory over West Vigo on Monday night, 9-0. In a game shortened by approaching storms in Terre Haute, Steven Watts held the Vikings scoreless on the mound, allowing just three hits and walking one in the victory...
Northview falls short of Miners and Braves in tight golf match (05/04/10)
Times Staff Report The Northview boys golf team shot a very solid team score of 145, but came up short against a pair of sectional foes at Forest Park on Monday night. Terre Haute South shot a 143 with Linton one stroke back at 144 in the three-way match...
Kevin Wayne Jackson (05/04/10)
Kevin Wayne Jackson, 40, Brazil, died unexpectedly April 30, 2010, at his home. He was born Aug. 4, 1969, in Clay County. He was raised by his mother Phyllis Jean Miller Clark, and his stepfather Dale Edward Clark. He attended Brazil High School. He was currently working for Heartland Automotive in Greencastle...
Emily Renee Swearingen (05/04/10)
Zachary and Luke Swearingen are proud to announce the birth of their sister, Emily Renee Swearingen. Emily was born on April 9, 2010, at 11:06 p.m. She weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 21-inches long. Proud parents are Ryan and Jennifer Swearingen...
Grace Helen Hilliard (05/04/10)
Tony and Nieccole Newport Hilliard, Edwardsville, Ill. are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Grace Helen Hilliard. Grace was born on April 9, 2010, at 5:48 a.m., at Anderson Hospital, Maryville, Ill. She weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 19.5-inches long...
Mindy Lea Birk and Brady Justin Albright (05/04/10)
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Birk, Jasper, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Mindy Lea Birk to Brady Justin Albright, son of Charles Albright, Indianapolis, and Randy and Teresa Ringo, Brazil. Mindy is a 1997 graduate of Jasper High School and a 2001 graduate of Indiana State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education. She is a third grade teacher at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel School in Carmel...
Megan Grey and Jared Bayler (05/04/10)
Megan Grey and Jared Bayler are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on the evening of Oct. 2, 2010, at Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto, at St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Megan is the daughter of James and Luann Grey, Brazil. She is a 2001 graduate of Northview High School and a 2005 graduate of Indiana State University with a Bachelors degree in journalism. She is employed with The World in Focus Eyecare...
Mr. and Mrs. Bill Lanham (05/04/10)
The children of Bill and Mary Lanham would like to invite their family and friends to their 50th wedding anniversary celebration on Saturday, May 22, 2010, at 2 p.m., at the Jackson Twp. Volunteer Fire Dept. community house. Bill and Mary were married on May 21, 1960, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Diamond, by Father Paul A. Dooley...
Front cover

Browse full calendar