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Stories from Friday, July 2, 2010

Humane Shelter Director arrested (07/02/10)
Who let the dogs out of the Clay County Humane Society May 11? According to a Clay County Sheriff's Department investigation, Shelter Director Mike Sorrels is allegedly involved. Taken into custody in the parking lot of the Justice Center around 12:30 p.m., Friday,...
Molestation, other charges filed against area woman (07/02/10)
A Brazil woman is currently incarcerated for allegations of felony child molesting and sexual misconduct with a minor. According to information provided by the Brazil City Police Department, Jennifer Eder, 35, was taken into custody on an arrest warrant issued by Clay Superior Court Judge Blaine Akers Thursday...
4-H Queen, Princess candidates announced (07/02/10)
The following is a list of candidates for the 2010 Clay County 4-H Fair Queen and Princess Pageant, scheduled to take place at 7 p.m., Saturday, July 10, at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall: Queen Contestants Shelby Davis -- Age 17. Parents: Angela Thompson. Sponsor: Van Buren Hustlers 4-H Club...
Aspiring Artist (07/02/10)
Eleven-year-old Kerstie Shaw poses with her prize-winning painting for The Brazil Times' Aspiring Artist contest. The daughter of Dr. Michael and Dr. Julie Shaw, Brazil, Kerstie's picture will represent the month of June in a 2011 calendar featuring monthly winners. Kerstie will be a sixth-grader at North Clay Middle School this upcoming year. Jason Jacobs Photo...
Beatles tribute band performing in Linton (07/02/10)
The Linton-Stockton High School girls' basketball team will host a fundraiser Saturday, July 10, featuring Eight Days A Week: A Tribute to the Beatles. Cincinnati-based Eight Days A Week recreates the sound of The Beatles, truly capturing the excitement, high energy and feeling that the Fab Four created...
Web site offers inspirational messages (07/02/10)
WEST TERRE HAUTE -- What does love look like? Answers are likely as plentiful as individuals. Some of the Sisters of Providence donors and companions recently offered their perspective on the issue and the result is a powerpoint presentation on the Congregation's website...
Felstein to speak at Historical Society meeting (07/02/10)
The Clay County Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, July 12, in the lower level of the museum. The guest speaker will be David Felstein, who teaches Aviation and Military History at Indiana State University. He is also the minister of Coal City United Methodist Church...
BREAKING: Humane Shelter Director arrested (07/02/10)
At about 12:30 p.m., today, the Clay County Sheriff's Department arrested Clay County Humane Shelter Director Mike Sorrels on numerous allegations. The allegations stem from an incident on May 11, in which the lock on the outside pen at the shelter was allegedly broken, and 20 dogs were released. The majority of the dogs were later recovered...
CHURCH NEWS (07/02/10)
Carbon United Methodist Church Each year, we have a small miracle happen in our flowerbed at the church. We feel that God is taking care of that flowerbed, as small and as insignificant as it is. The miracle? Every year, some pretty new flower appears and thrives where we have not planted anything. Year before last, it was some beautiful little yellow flowers. They just showed up. We don't know what they are...
Newton having a big season in Terre Town (07/02/10)
BY CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter The Northview baseball team could receive a boost to an already prolific offense with the possible future addition of a 15-year-old powerhouse. Nate Newton, who recently completed his eighth-grade year at North Clay Middle School, was an absolute terror to opposing pitchers in the Terre Town Pony League this spring, blasting nine home runs in just 13 games. Though he didn't have official stats, coach Jamie Booth said his top player batted "well over .700."...
Sharon Harmon (07/02/10)
Sharon Harmon, 48, Brazil, passed away at home, Friday July 2, 2010, following a lengthy illness. She was born in Paragon, Ind., May 1, 1962, the daughter of William and Merry (Tharpe) Riddle Sharon graduated from Harcourt High School. Following high school, she worked for several local businesses...
JAIL BOOKINGS 7-3-10 (07/02/10)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during July 1-2. Awaiting Arraignment Sanders, Michael J., 46 Sanders, Rick L., 53 Haney Jr., Samuel E., 44 Ward, William, 27 Lammers, Micheal E., 31 Modglin, Seth T., 19...
PUBLIC RECORD 7-3-10 (07/02/10)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse June 29-July 2: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Arrow Financial Services Vs. James Searcy: Civil Collections North Star Capital Acquisition Vs. Cyndi L. Ison: Civil Collections...
Staunton Scene (07/02/10)
Be sure to keep Sunday July 11 on your calendar, as the new Staunton Community Center hosts an Open House/Gift Shower from 1-4 p.m. in the afternoon, officially "welcoming" this new building into our community. Meat and drinks will be furnished, and everyone attending is asked to bring a covered dish and a gift for the building...
State Treasurer passes on Independence Day sentiments (07/02/10)
To the Editor: This July 4, many Americans feel less independent than in years past. Despite picnics, parades and fireworks, the long holiday weekend may not be celebrated with the enthusiasm of years gone by. Hoosiers are hurting as well. Many have lost confidence as the Great Recession leads us to a new and frightening economic order...
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