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Stories from Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Trail promotes learning for all ages (08/04/10)
Take a break from the summer heat and enjoy a little family time. Last September, Forest Park received an addition to the playground. The Born Learning Trail, sponsored by the United Way of the Wabash Valley and the United Way Success by 6, encourages parents and caregivers to help children to prepare for school...
Bowles chosen to be in Miss Teen pageant (08/04/10)
Brazil resident Natascha Bowles was recently selected to participate in Nationals' 2010 Miss Teen Indianapolis pageant competition, which will take place Aug. 22. Natascha learned of her acceptance into this year's competition as Nationals, Inc., recently announced the selections...
Poolside fun (08/04/10)
It was a splashing good time during the free community swim at the Forest Park Pool Wednesday evening, as a group of friends jumped into the pool. The event, which was attended by a large crowd looking for a way to beat the intense heat, was sponsored by The Christmas In The Park. Ivy Jacobs Photo...
Former resident finds book featuring local festival (08/04/10)
By the title of the book, it all sounds intimidating, but it is great news for the Popcorn Festival of Clay County and the community. A former local resident, Brad Rodgers, Manager of Home Goods in Carmel, Ind., received a shipment of books titled "Eat This! 1001 Things to Do Before You Diet," by Ian Jackman...
ISP arrests two men accused in burglaries (08/04/10)
HENDRICKS COUNTY -- Indiana State Police detectives have arrested two Danville men for allegedly committing burglaries at two Danville area churches. On Monday, Indiana State Police Putnamville detectives Jeff Hearon and Bill Dalton were on the west side of Indianapolis investigating leads obtained about additional burglaries in Clay and Putnam Counties...
REMC announces June grant recipients (08/04/10)
In late June, the Utilities District of Western Indiana REMC Community Fund announced its next round of grant recipients. Through UDWI members who allow their electric bills to be rounded up to the next whole dollar each month, the Community Fund continues to support local community organizations...
Wabash Valley Senior Classics coming up (08/04/10)
TERRE HAUTE -- Coming to the Terre Haute Family Y and Fairbanks Park are the 2010 Wabash Valley Senior Classics. The events will start Wednesday, Sept. 15, with Pickleball at Brittlebank Park. Events at the Y and Fairbanks Park will begin Thursday, Sept. 19, and conclude with lunch Saturday, Sept. 18...
What a catch! (08/04/10)
Emma Kay Summers, 7 years old, caught a bluegill. As she was brought it in, a large bass bit onto it. Emma landed both fish by herself on a princess fishing pole with a six-pound test line. The bass was five pounds, 23 inches long. Emma is the daughter of Brent and Sylvia Summers, Putnam County; and the granddaughter of Cletis and Lawana Summers, Rosedale...
Best in Class (08/04/10)
Hunter Toney with his dog Charlie. Hunter and Charlie won Best in Class at the 2010 Kids World Bench Show and Hunt, at the Brazil Hound and Field Trial Club. Hunter is the son of Lee and Holly Toney.
College News (08/04/10)
Judith A. Branham Sigma Alpha Lambda is proud to announce that Judith A. Branham, Carbon, has recently become recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, National Leadership and Honors Organization at Indiana State University. Sigma Alpha Lambda is dedicated to promoting and rewarding academic achievement and providing members with opportunities for community service, person development, and lifelong professional fulfillment...
Post 346 begins play at Great Lakes Regional Tourney today (08/04/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Wayne Newton Post 346 American Legion baseball team has made a reputation as one of the top programs in the state of Indiana under head coach John Hayes. The team captured its sixth state championship under his tutelage on Sunday afternoon, taking a 9-6 decision against Evansville Post 265 to secure the championship...
Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Withers (08/04/10)
Kevin and Tracy Withers will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary on Aug.15. They have two children; Brandy and husband Nathan Wynia, Brandon Withers; two grand daughters Alexa and Emma Wynia. The couple will have a celebration at their home on Aug. 7, starting at 4 p.m., for their anniversary and Kevin's 50th birthday...
Brazil Buzz (08/04/10)
Loud is the summer's busy song: The smallest breeze can find a tongue, While insects of every tiny size Grow teasing with their melodies, Till noon burns with it blistering breath Around, and day lies still as death. John Clare This is a busy time for me. The sweet corn is ready for harvest, as is most everything in my garden. Proper care is paying off well. I work at the preservation of bounty every day now. I share and thank God for my blessings...
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