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Stories from Tuesday, July 13, 2010

'Halie's Rainbow' Memorial Golf Tournament planned (07/13/10)
The first "Halie's Rainbow" Halie Hite Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament will take place Aug. 7. The event will begin with registration at 7:30 a.m. A shotgun start is set for 9 a.m., and the tourney will be played at the Oak Ridge Golf Course. Cost is $200 per team (4-man scrambles) and signups are limited to the first 30 teams...
Officials investigating transport incident (07/13/10)
MARION COUNTY -- Law enforcement officials from two agencies are currently investigating an alleged sexual battery during a patient transport from St. Vincent Clay Hospital to St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, Tuesday. The unidentified 25-year-old female patient, a Brazil resident, filed an official complaint with Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department around 5:30 p.m., Tuesday...
Open house for center successful (07/13/10)
STAUNTON -- After witnessing approximately 100 people come through the doors of the new community center, members of the Staunton Town Council deemed Sunday's open house a success. "I think it went off without a hitch," council member Brad Webster said...
Supreme Court candidate has ties to Clay County (07/13/10)
One of the nine semifinalists for the soon-to-be vacant position for the Indiana Supreme Court has ties to Clay County. Kiply Drew, 48, Bloomington, is the daughter of Bill Shobe, who grew up in Clay County. She was one of 34 people to interview for a position on the state's high court. Current Justice Theodore R. Boehm, who has been on the court since 1996, will be retiring in later this year...
Theft allegations land Terre Haute man in jail (07/13/10)
A Terre Haute man is currently in custody and being investigated for allegations of theft and possible home improvement fraud. According to information provided by the Clay County Sheriff's Department, Reginald Reese, 47, is currently incarcerated at the Clay County Justice Center on three class D felony theft charges...
New strategy, logo unveiled by YMCA (07/13/10)
For the first time in 43 years, YMCA of the USA has unveiled a new brand strategy to increase understanding of the impact that YMCAs make in communities across the country. The YMCA has the unique capacity to address many of the challenges facing the nation today. Through its new brand strategy and framework, the nonprofit will extend its reach into communities to nurture the potential of youth and teens, improve the nation's health and well-being and provide opportunities to support neighbors...
'Move It' law now in effect on roadways (07/13/10)
PUTNAMVILLE -- The federal highway interstate system sustains a high volume of traffic on a daily basis. The volume of traffic carries with it the inherent danger of motor vehicle crashes. When the inevitable crash happens, many times, a post or secondary crash will take place from the subsequent slowing or stopping of traffic from the first crash. The secondary crash will often result in serious injuries and possibly death...
G. Steven Bell (07/13/10)
G. Steven Bell, of the Vigo County Adult Probation Department, was honored for 30 years of service as a probation officer in a ceremony at the Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, on May 6, 2010. The Probation Officers Advisory Board of the Judicial Conference of Indiana presented service awards to 30 probation officers who have served Indiana courts for twenty-five years or more...
Optimist Golf Tourney concludes (07/13/10)
Play concluded Monday in the Clay County Optimist Club Golf Tournament, which took place at the Forest Park Golf Course. There were five age groups of players in the tourney. In the boys' 16-18 division, Grant Saylor fired two rounds of 35 to finish with a 70 to knock off Derek Andre by six strokes...
Champions! (07/13/10)
Team First Financial Bank won the Clay Youth League Major Boys' title this year. Team members include (front, from left) Alex Hitt, Caleb Flemming, Hayden France, Brigham Booe, (middle) Jackson Paul, Nathan Cooksey, Landon Swearingen, Alex Reinoehl, Braden White, (back) and coaches Eric France and Chris Booe. Not pictured: Treyton Jackson. Courtesy Photo...
Champs! (07/13/10)
Team Mark Howald Construction won the Clay Youth League 2010 8-under Softball League Tournament. Team members include (front, from left) Gracie Jones, Hayden Smith, Maddie Gearld, Macie Bowman, Sarah Paul, (back) Taylor Frye, Haley Howard, Halle Ellis, Emily Paul and Libby Nobles. Not pictured: Chloey Johnson and Allison Bettis. Courtesy Photo...
Richard (Dick) L. Wells (07/13/10)
Richard (Dick) L. Wells, 81, Brazil, passed away July 12, 2010, at 8:08 p.m., at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. He was born in Knightsville on May 18, 1929, the son of Clarence L. Wells and Martha (Reed) Wells. He graduated from Van Buren High School in 1947, and was the senior class president and member of the varsity basketball team. ...
Jade Annabella Fields (07/13/10)
Travis and Lindsey Fields, Dover, Del., are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Jade Annabella Fields. Jade was born on June 15, 2010, at 6:09 a.m., at Kent General Hospital, Dover, Del. She weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19 inches long...
Parker David Richardson (07/13/10)
Michael Richardson and Lindsey Wilkinson, Indianapolis, are proud to announce the birth of their son, Parker David Richardson. Parker was born on June 21, 2010, at 1:10 p.m., at Community North, Indianapolis. He weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce and was 18.5 inches long...
Mr. and Mrs. Dustan Batchelor (07/13/10)
Jaime Clodfelter and Dustan Batchelor were united in marriage on June 19, 2010, at First Christian Church, Staunton. Jaime is the daughter of Terri Clodfelter and Fred Clodfelter. Dustan is the son of Diane Sheese and Rick Batchelor. They celebrated with friends and family...
Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Siddons (07/13/10)
Jamie Mae Hicks and Wendell Lee Siddons were united in marriage on July 2, 2010 at 12:05 p.m., at the Clay County Courthouse. Jamie is the daughter of Larry A. Wright and Patty M. Baysinger, Brazil. Wendell is the son of James Siddons and Mary E. Wyatt, Brazil...
Mikayla Guy and Dale Stoops (07/13/10)
The families of Mikayla Guy and Dale Stoops are proud to announce the upcoming marriage of their children, on Aug. 7, 2010. Mikayla is the daughter of Dean and Gloria Guy, Utica, Ill. She is a 2008 graduate of LaSalle Peru High School in Illinois and currently a Junior at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais, Ill., majoring in Child Development...
Jessica Hofmann and Clyde Grigsby Jr. (07/13/10)
Jessica Hofmann and Clyde Grigsby Jr. are proud to announce their engagement. Jessica is the daughter of Keith and Debbie Floyd, Center Point. Clyde is the son of Opal Grigsby, Brazil. He is a 1971 graduate of Brazil High School. The wedding will take place at a later date...
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