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Stories from Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Blown away (06/16/10)
TV meteorologist discusses weather with kids at library's summer reading program It was raining cats, dogs and meatballs at the Brazil Public Library Wednesday. In the second installment of the library's Summer Reading Series, WTHI News 10 Meteorologist David Wire paid a visit to discuss weather with the children...
Band inching closer to grant (06/16/10)
With only a handful of days remaining, the Northview High School Band and Guard are a few spots away from receiving a hefty grant. NHS Band Director Bob Medworth told The Brazil Times the program currently ranks 21st in its grant category. The program learned the Pepsi Corporation was handing out grants earlier this year...
Partnership working to identify youth risk factors (06/16/10)
Clay County Substance Abuse Council is partnering with Communities That Care (CTC), a grant opportunity that uses prevention-science research to promote positive youth development and prevent youth behavior problems. Kandace Brown, Coordinator for CTC, said the two-year process will take Clay County through several stages of collecting local data, which will help in identifying risk factors in the community...
Bucshon to speak at Senior Center (06/16/10)
Dr. Larry Bucshon, candidate for the 8th District Congressional U.S. House seat, will be the featured speaker Monday, at the Clay County Senior Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil. The event is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m., and is being sponsored by the Clay County Republican Club. The public is invited to attend...
Zumba time! (06/16/10)
Seven-year-old Tristan Chiles goes through a Zumba workout Wednesday morning during the YMCA Summer Day Camp, which takes at the Annunciation Catholic Church. Jason Moon Photo.
SilverSneakers now at Putnam County Hospital (06/16/10)
GREENCASTLE -- Putnam County Hospital is now an official site for the Healthways SilverSneakers Fitness Program. SilverSneakers provides physical activity, health education and social interaction for senior adults. Healthways SilverSneakers Fitness Program is the nations' leading fitness program for older adults...
THCB at Fairbanks Park Saturday (06/16/10)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Terre Haute Community Band welcomes all to "The Land Of Make Believe," Saturday, at 8 p.m., at the Family Y Building in Fairbanks Park. Fantasy characters will greet people as they arrive at the concert Saturday. Cinderella, Glenda the Good Witch from "The Wizard of Oz," Jack Sparrow from the "Pirates of the Caribbean," and Queen Maleficent from "Sleeping Beauty," will all be on hand to visit with children...
Military News (06/16/10)
Jason Tyler 'Buck' Brown submitted by L.T. Clark On May 21, 2010, 2nd Lt. Jason Tyler 'Buck' Brown, received his silver pilot wings at Sheppard Air Force Base, Wichita Falls, Tex. Jason's uncle, Lt. Col. Kip Clark had the honor of the pinning ceremony. There to witness the special occasion were members of both the Clark and Brown families. Proud parents are Lt. Col. Steve Brown and Esther Dabren Clark Slack. Grandparents in attendance were James and Phyllis Brown, and L.T. and Janice K. Clark...
Rotary Ambassadorial and World Peace Scholar Applications Now Available (06/16/10)
Rotary clubs in District 6580, which covers the southern third of Indiana and includes the Rotary Club of Brazil, are seeking applicants for 2011-12 Ambassadorial Scholars and 2010-12 World Peace Scholars. Funded by the Rotary Foundation of Rotary International, these scholarships are designed to advance international understanding and goodwill and provide opportunities for international study in more than 160 countries where Rotary clubs are located...
Pete Dye Junior Golf Tour tees off with opening round (06/16/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Pete Dye Junior Golf Tour teed off on its inaugural season with a round at Forest Park Golf Course on Wednesday afternoon. Thirteen junior golfers of all ages were part of the first round of the tour with Mason Short coming home with an 18-hole score of 73. Walker Smith and Grant Lewellyn, each Terre Haute North golfers, shot a 79 and 80 respectively. Drew Atkinson was fourth with a score of 82...
Golfing fun for everyone!! (06/16/10)
Forest Park Golf Course and Golf Pro, Mark Rogers, is hosting a Pee Wee Golf Camp for ages 5-9 this week and members of the camp took a break from their camp for a photo opportunity on Wednesday afternoon.
Mazo Scharf Modesitt (06/16/10)
Mazo Scharf Modesitt, Knightsville, passed away June 16, 2010, at 7:45 a.m., at Cloverleaf Healthcare Facility. She had been a resident there since 2008. Mazo had recently celebrated her 105th birthday. Mazo was born June 7, 1905, in Jackson Twp, the daughter of Will and Nora Siegelin Scharf. She was united in marriage to Orville Modesitt on April 17, 1932. He preceded her in death in 1974...
JAIL BOOKINGS 6-17-10 (06/16/10)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during June 14-16. Awaiting Arraignment White, Cara A., 38 Rose, Cody Allen, 21 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Elkins, Albert L., 44 Ambrosia, Antonette A., 19...
PUBLIC RECORD 6-17-10 (06/16/10)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse June 14-16: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Cortney R. Reese Vs. Robert O. Ray: Domestic Relations Joseph L. Hakman Vs. Lori A. Hakman: Domestic Relations Small Claims...
Brazil Buzz (06/16/10)
A noise like of a hidden brook In the leafy month of June, That to the sleeping woods all night Singeth a quiet tune. Samuel Taylor Coleridge I love the month of June! To me, it is the best of spring and summer. By the time this month rolled around, my old- fashioned vegetable/flower garden had already basked in the warmest of sunshine over the Midwest...
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