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Stories from Thursday, May 6, 2010

First phase of project nearly complete (05/06/10)
George Kumpf's vision is finally coming together. For several months, Kumpf has spearheaded a project that would replace the benches at the Forest Park Band Shell. On Thursday, park department associates, along with Kumpf, began replacing the benches with the new ones...
CCHS conducts 'Purple Day' (05/06/10)
It was a celebration of life. Clay City Jr./Sr. High School students involved in Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) conducted Purple Day at their school. "We started Purple Day for a former FCCLA member that lost her father due to cancer," FCCLA President Kayla Cochran said. "We here at Clay City High School had a goal last year to reach $500 for cancer research. We ended up reaching almost $1,000."...
Basket Bingo (05/06/10)
Tri Kappa will conduct a Basket Bingo event Thursday, May 13. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., with Bingo set to begin at 6:30. The event will take place at the Kennedy's Crossing Bingo Hall. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door the evening of the event...
Shot clinic (05/06/10)
The Clay County Humane Society will conduct a Pet Shot Clinic from 1-4 p.m., Saturday, at the Forest Park Pavilion. All shots are $10 each. The four shots available for dogs include the canine 5-in-1 vaccine, Lyme disease, Bortella and rabies. The three shots for cats include the feline 3-in-1 vaccine, feline leukemia and rabies vaccine...
National Day of Prayer (05/06/10)
Festival plans settled (05/06/10)
Other than tweaking a few items here and there, plans for the inaugural Brazil Street Fest have been finalized. On Thursday, members of Brazil Main Street, Inc., met for their monthly meeting to discuss those plans. Committee Vice President Tony Harper told the group alcohol permits have been purchased and insurance bids have been coming in...
Junkyard Jam set for Saturday (05/06/10)
The Junkyard Jam, a percussion concert and clinic for area youth, will take place Saturday, at Northview High School. The event will be conducted in the high school auditorium, beginning at 7 p.m. The performance is open to the public. Admission is $1...
NHS French class take part in competition (05/06/10)
Some Northview High School French class students recently competed in the Indiana Association of Students of French Competition and did very well. "I am thrilled for these students," French teacher Kathleen Harlan said. "As a teacher this really reaffirms that we are getting the information across."...
Marshall Garden Fair set (05/06/10)
MARSHALL, Ill. -- The Evening Thyme Garden Club of Marshall will present its 12th Garden Fair Saturday, May 15, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., at the Clark County Fairgrounds. Admission and parking are free. This year's fair will offer a variety of annual and perennial plants, bulbs, vegetables, herbs, hanging baskets, garden art and ornaments, tools, bird baths, handmade chairs, hypertufa, various edibles and the unusual...
Seventh Evening of Music and Chocolate set for May 15 (05/06/10)
TERRE HAUTE -- The seventh Evening of Music and Chocolate will take place at 7 p.m., Saturday, May 15, at Central Christian Church. It is an evening of elegance and sublime musical entertainment, featuring vocalists Priscilla Hammons, Allissa Williams and Rebecca Zelensky, Jason Sloan (flute and oboe), and Karen Sagraves (piano)...
Saturday dog wash slated (05/06/10)
Students from Northview High School Students and Pets Outdoors Together (SPOTS) group will sponsor a dog wash from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, at the Walgreens parking lot. A freewill donation will be taken for the dog wash. There will be a bake sale, raffle, $1 pictures with pets, $1 Pepsi refreshments and information will be available on how to save money on pet prescriptions and adoption through the Clay County Humane Society...
Community Notes (05/06/10)
The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: Book sale The Friends of the Library will conduct a book sale from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Friday and Saturday. The sale will take place in the garage across the street from the library...
Dancin' machines! (05/06/10)
Van Buren Elementary students participated in Dancing with the Stars in celebration of passing their star words. The band15th and Hulman entertained students in Kindergarten-fifth grade. Band members include Jay Carpenter, Jack Gibson and Billy Goodrich...
Big finds! (05/06/10)
Eleven-year-old Audrey Jones recently found 11 mushrooms while hunting with her great-grandfather Floyd Jones. Both live in Brazil.
Honor Rolls (05/06/10)
North Clay Middle School Sixth Grade High Distinction Hanna Barnett, Ashley Heck, Sydney Lynch, Nicole Matson, Jordan Mills, Hannah Stagg, Tucker Stewart, Alyssa Yocom Distinction Alexa Abbott, Logan Aker, Joshua Alsip, Jarrett Anderson, Trista Anderson, Stormy Batchelor, Allison Bell, Kaleb Bell, Ashley Brown, Cameron Brown, Rebecca Brown, Dayna Buchholz, Victoria Burk, Brett Carter, Josie Collier, Abbigaile Cooper, Jacob Dean, Sierra Dickerson, Meghan Disney, Taylor Dove, Lindsey Drake, Marcus Duregger, Brooklyn Fagg, Kody Fatch, Kyonna Fraizer, Lucille France, Kaytlin Galloway, Alexandrea Gaskill, Haley Godsey, Samuel Grimes, Holly Hapenny, Taylor Harris, Caitlyn Haverkamp, Gunner Hay, Quinton Hayes, Derrick Hernandez, Gabrielle Horrall, Emily Johnson, Sydney Jolliff, Cale Mccoy, Madison Mcdonald, Lauren Mchargue, Kaitlyn Mcmahon, Sarah Mcquade, Bailey Mcwilliams, Brayson Metz, Hunter Moran, Samantha Moss, Dawson Nelson, Zoe Orman, Rylee Pennington, Matthew Phegley, Preston Pinnick, Jordyn Price, Shauna Riggle, Jason Samm, Aaron Sapp, Lydia Stallcop, Ethan Stearley, Morgan Stearley, Michael Thomas, Madison Trusty, Emily Varvel, Taylor Wallace, Amanda Watler. ...
Newton's no-hitter leads Eels to conference win (05/06/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY -- The onfield performance of Clay City's baseball team on Thursday night stood in stark contrast to the one that resulted in a lopsided loss to Shakamak on Monday. Against visiting Union (Dugger), the Eels got a no-hit pitching performance from D.J. Newton and the Eels banged out 11 hits to win 10-0 in five innings...
Northview softball bounces back for win (05/06/10)
BY CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter A hot start and steady ability to work out of tight spots helped the Northview softball team earn a decisive 5-1 win over Bloomington North Thursday night. The Knights' offense exploded in the first inning. After Alyssa Conrad and Raven Enders reached on singles, Taylor Carter got Northview on the board with a two-run double. After the next two batters were retired, Jessica LaTourette brought in Taylor with a single...
Eels' bats silent in loss to Cougars (05/06/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY -- The Clay City softball team rang up 18 runs to open the week with a win against Union, but the bats have gone very quiet since that Monday victory. For the second consecutive game the Eels were shut out, this time the visiting North Daviess Cougars picked up a 4-0 win...
North Clay track teams sweep past Tiger Cubs (05/06/10)
Boys team score North Clay 79, Greencastle 36 Shot Put - 1. Daniel Kimball (NC) 39'7", 2. Pettit (GC) 37"6", 3. Garrett Lessman (NC) 33'8" Discus - 1. Pettit (GC) 111' 9 ", 2. Dakota Stevenson (NC) 97'5", 3. Christian Walkins (NC) 94'6 " High Jump - 1. Heithous (GC) 5'2", 2. Nathan Maffioli (NC) 5"0", 3. Daniel Kimball (NC) 4'10"...
Carole J. Moody Anderson Jones (05/06/10)
Myla Geswein (05/06/10)
Myla Geswein, 74, Brazil, passed away May 5, 2010, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was born July 1, 1935, in Clay County, the daughter of Wilmer and Mary Lawson Turner. She graduated from Brazil High School. In 1956, while in a local diner, she caught sight of a new young man in town. She knew at that moment, that was the man for her...
Public Record (05/06/10)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during May 5-6. Awaiting Arraignment Byrd, Kenneth F., 43 Corn, Charles K., 43 Knight, Andrew J., 23 Turner, Joseph I., 28 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment...
Public Record (05/06/10)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse April 30-May 5: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Fifth Third Mortgage Company Vs. Lisa M. Bloesing and Professional Accounts Services, Inc.: Mortgage Foreclosure Parisbank Vs. Denise Douglas: Civil Collections...
Avoiding that irritating ivy (05/06/10)
There are a few things that I can always expect to occur around this time of year. I will want to spend time outside working with perennial plants, my family will start thinking about putting up hay in the coming months, and at least one person I know will end up with poison ivy on their arms and hands...
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