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Stories from Friday, May 21, 2010

Picnic time! (05/21/10)
The annual Area 7 Agency on Aging and Disabled Senior Citizens Picnic will take place at Forest Park, Friday, May 28. Cost is $8 per person, which includes entertainment, lunch, small games, a goodie bag, exhibit booths, snacks and door prizes. The event is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m., and conclude at 2:30 p.m. For more information, call 812-238-1561 Ext. 242...
Services set (05/21/10)
Calcutta Cemetery will conduct memorial services at 2 p.m., Sunday, June 6. Those interested in attending are encouraged to bring a lawn chair.
On television (05/21/10)
The Clay Community School Board of Trustees tape for the May 20, 2010, meeting will be aired at the following times on the local cable Channel 2: * At 9 a.m., and 7 p.m., Monday and Wednesday.
So long, farewell! (05/21/10)
Students throw surprise party for retiring music teacher For a teacher to be put in such a spot where words can't really describe a situation, shocked might be an emotion. That is exactly how Jim Thistle felt at the beginning of school Friday. As students were gearing up for the day at North Clay Middle School, band students were gathering into the cafeteria for a surprise party for the retiring director...
Board chooses repairs for hut (05/21/10)
After months of discussion the Clay Community School Board of Trustees has finally decided on a short-term solution for its Transportation Department. In a 3-2-1 vote, the school board accepted the motion made by Tina Heffner to spend approximately $75,000 to fix the remaining violations that INSafe, a division of the Indiana Department of Labor, found when it visited the Quonset hut Feb. ...
Dog investigation ongoing (05/21/10)
The investigation continues into who allegedly broke the lock on the outside pen at the Clay County Humane Society earlier this month, but there is good news about the missing dogs. "We believe we have all but one back," Clay County Humane Society Shelter Director Mike Sorrels told The Brazil Times...
Fit challenge winners announced (05/21/10)
The YMCA of Clay County recently wrapped up its 12-week Team Fit Challenge. The challenge was designed to assist YMCA members in engaging in healthy routines and healthy choices. The team aspect created accountability to one another, which assists in staying focused on goals and establishing regular routines...
Rotary Club moves weekly meetings (05/21/10)
The Rotary Club of Brazil will move its lunch meetings to a new site beginning Wednesday. The Brazil Elks Lodge No. 762, 19 S. Sherfey St., Brazil, will host the meetings, which take place on Wednesdays from noon-1 p.m., and feature a speaker program along with a meal...
Town's abandoned vehicle ordinance questioned (05/21/10)
The subject of vehicles on private property came up at the recent Staunton Town Council meeting. At the meeting, a concerned citizen voiced displeasure over having a tag placed on a vehicle. The town has an ordinance in place regarding abandoned vehicles. The ordinance gives authority to the Town Marshal to tag vehicles suspected of being abandoned...
Chaplain added to list of visitors at Civil War Days (05/21/10)
Billie Creek Village Civil War Days recently announced that Chaplain Alan Farley would be at its upcoming event. The Reverend will be making a return appearance to Civil War Days. He conducts a Christian outreach ministry to the Civil War reenacting/living history community called Reenactor's Missions for Jesus Christ (R.M.J.C.)...
Power restored at restaurant (05/21/10)
A small traffic accident forced a local business in the Forest Park Plaza to temporarily close Thursday afternoon. Shortly after 3:30 p.m., Thursday, an unidentified motorist hit a pad transformer located at McDonalds Restaurant, causing a power outage in the restaurant...
Church News (05/21/10)
Union United Methodist Church You are always welcome to join in worship at Union United Methodist Church. This week the scripture for worship is from Paul's letter to the Romans, Chapter 8, verses 14-17. Rev. Charnstrom will deliver the sermon titled, "A Spirit of Adoption." Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by worship at 10:30 a.m. We have four dynamic adult Sunday School classes as well as classes for all ages of toddlers, children and youth...
Patriots halt Northview sectional streak at five (05/21/10)
BY CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter GREENCASTLE -- Girls tennis sectionals came to a close Friday, and for just the second time in a decade, the Knights of Northview went home empty handed. Northview dropped a tough 3-2 decision to the Patriots of Owen Valley, in the championship match of the Northview sectional. ...
Northview golfers top Sullivan on senior night (05/21/10)
Times Staff Report The Northview boys' golf team improved to 9-5 in dual matches this season with a 10-stroke win on senior night on Thursday. The Knights got a 36 each from seniors Drew Snyder and Dylan Moore to shoot a 147 to edge Sullivan's 157 at Forest Park Golf Course...
Wheeler to continue football career at Division I Kent State (05/21/10)
By JASON MOON Managing Editor To the best of his knowledge, Northview High School football coach George Gettle believes senior Scotty Wheeler just accomplished something no other NHS football player has ever done. On Friday, Wheeler made things official when he signed his letter-of-intent to play football this fall at Kent State University...
Bradley Jay Stearley (05/21/10)
Bradley Jay Stearley, 54, Center Point, passed away May 20, 2010, at 8:30 p.m., at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, following a massive heart attack. Brad was born July 7, 1955, in Clay County, to Glenn E. and Jean (Fisher) Stearley. He graduated from Brazil High School with the class of 1973. ...
Public Record (05/21/10)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during May 18-21: Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Wickware, Anthony K., 22 Probation Violation Wickware, Anthony K., 22
Public Record (05/21/10)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse May 17-20: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Ronald T. Forsythe Vs. Jennifer S. Forsythe: Domestic Relations Beneficial Financial Inc. Vs. Cindy A. MacBeth: Civil Collections...
Staunton Scene (05/21/10)
Staunton First Christian Church Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister. If you need transportation to morning worship service, phone the church office at 446-3211. The bus is wheelchair equipped...
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