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Stories from Thursday, July 15, 2010

Horsin' Around (07/15/10)
Alli Trout has had a love for horses for as long as she can remember. She has owned horses for six years and currently has four. The 19-year-old, 2010 Northview High School graduate not only rides those horses, she also competes with them. "I got my first horse on my 13th birthday," Trout said. "It just kind of went from there."...
Former resident honored (07/15/10)
For 41 years, Bill Shobe has been a regular fixture on high school baseball diamonds and football fields in the area. Earlier this year, Shobe was honored by the Indiana High School Athletic Association for his years of service as he was recognized as the 2010 IHSAA Top Baseball Official...
City moves forward with proposals (07/15/10)
A pair of grant proposals were brought before the Common Council of the City of Brazil during Wednesday's meeting. During a public hearing, Angie Pappano, Vice President of Kenna Consulting and Management Group, Inc., Indianapolis, presented the council information about the Owner Occupied Housing Rehabilitation Grant...
First beef cookoff set at fairgrounds (07/15/10)
Cooking buffs take note. The first beef cookoff will take place Sunday at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds. Sponsored by the Clay County Beef Cattle Association, the event will begin at noon and take place in the hospitality building. Registration is set for noon-1:30 p.m., and the final product must be completed by 2 p.m., for judging...
Ivy Tech to offer classes at LEAAP Center (07/15/10)
Ivy Tech Community College -- Wabash Valley, will be offering classes in Clay County again this year, beginning Aug. 23. The fall 2010 schedule has been expanded to include a variety of classes that will be offered at the LEAAP Center or North Clay Middle School...
Daycare announces meal policy (07/15/10)
The First Christian Church Daycare recently announced sponsorship of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) and its policy for providing free and reduced-price meals at no separate charge. Free and reduced-price meals will be provided to participants meeting the approved eligibility criteria...
Get rid of unused medications (07/15/10)
PARKE COUNTY -- Those with unused medications of any kind should mark July 28 on their calendar. That's when the unused medications may be brought to the Parke County Sheriff's Department booth near the Midway during the Parke County Fair. The Parke County Local Coordinating Council, Family Health and Help Center and the Parke County Sheriff's Department will accept the items to safely get rid of them...
Reunions (07/15/10)
The following is a list of information regarding upcoming area reunions as provided to The Brazil Times: Hull-Dickison Reunion The Hull-Dickison reunion will begin at noon, Saturday, at the Forest Park pavilion. Those attending are asked to bring a covered dish and table service...
Purdue program to focus on price spikes (07/15/10)
WEST LAFAYETTE -- What goes around comes around, even with commodity prices. Prices climb unusually high and then drop quickly about every 30 years, said Chris Hurt, a Purdue University agricultural economist. The price spikes often are brought on by wars and currency devaluation -- unexpected events that are difficult to predict, he said...
Community Notes (07/15/10)
The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: Meeting moved For the next four months, the Forest Park Golf Board will conduct its meetings at the Forest Park Golf Course. The meetings take place at 7 p.m., during the third Monday of each month...
CYL 11-year-olds win State Championship (07/15/10)
During the weekend, the 11-year-old Clay Youth League All-Star team won the Central Indiana State Championship. In the first game, Clay County defeated Riley, 9-2. The winning pitcher was Matthew Clawson. Jase Glassburn, Jayden Lindsay and Austin Stevenson all were 2-for-3 in the win. Stevenson also hit a home run...
Virgil "Pete" Cline Trump Jr. (07/15/10)
Virgil "Pete" Cline Trump Jr., 72, Brazil, passed away at his home July 14, 2010, following an extended illness. He was born March 10, 1938, in Russellville, Ind., to Virgil Cline Trump Sr., and Dorothy Francis (Pierce) Trump. He graduated from Union Township High School with the class of 1956. He joined the United States Army in 1957. Pete served in Italy before being honorably discharged in 1960...
Eula Mae Hutcheson (07/15/10)
Eula Mae Hutcheson, 77, Brazil, died at 4:58 p.m., Wednesday, July 14, 2010, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. She was born Dec. 2, 1932, in Clay County, as the daughter of Phillips H. and Milla M. Hamilton Hutcheson. She had been employed at the Chesty Potato Chip Company for 32 years until her retirement...
Public Record (07/15/10)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during July 14-15: Awaiting Arraignment Dilg, Erik S., 30 Haney Jr., Samuel E., 44 Miller, Gregory A., 44 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Francis, Daniel R., 36...
Public Record (07/15/10)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse July 12-15: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Equable Ascent Financial Vs. Amanda Loughmiller: Civil Collections BAC Home Loans Servicing Vs. Sharman K. Woll: Mortgage Foreclosure...
Beware of Black Walnut trees (07/15/10)
Many individuals around Clay and Owen counties have black walnut trees. These trees are very beautiful with their compound leaves and nuts. However, they can also be a very dangerous tree. Of course there is always danger associated with trees due to limbs falling and hurting someone or getting struck by lightning and causing a fire...
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