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Stories from Wednesday, September 8, 2010

County inching toward goal (09/08/10)
The Clay County Council is near its goal. During the second day of budget hearings Wednesday, the council finished with approximately $93,000 in tentative cuts not related to salaries and personal services. With the $223,380 in savings from continuing the salary freeze in the General Fund, the council will enter Thursday's final session of hearings with an estimated $60,000 left to remove from the General Fund to fall within its maximum tax levy for 2011, and still maintain a $500,000 operating balance.. ...
'Belle' to appear on trunk of Nationwide vehicle (09/08/10)
Luncheon set (09/08/10)
The ninth 9-11 Luncheon, hosted by Eastside Christian Church, 400 E. Church St., Brazil, will take place at noon, Thursday, Sept. 16. Members of the Clay County Sheriff's Department, Brazil City Police Department and Brazil City Fire Department who are interested in attending are encouraged to send advance reservations by Monday, Sept. 13...
Nature Days (09/08/10)
The second Nature Days will take place Saturday, at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds, from 9 a.m.-noon. Those attending will be able to search for critters and bugs in the creek, walk the nature trail, learn about edible plants, forestry, lawn and garden questions and answers, bats, make a bird feeder and more...
County Council approves tax abatements (09/08/10)
Signs of economic growth were evident during Tuesday's meeting of the Clay County Council. The council approved the first readings of tax abatement resolutions for both IVC Industrial Coatings, Inc. (personal property), and Process, Development and Fabrication (PDF), Inc. (real estate), along with a pair of inducement resolutions for industrial revenue bonds for IVC...
Reunions (09/08/10)
The following is a list of information regarding upcoming area reunions as provided to The Brazil Times: Stephen Girton Reunion The Stephen Girton reunion will take place Saturday, at 1 p.m. The reunion will take place at the Harmony Community Center...
Quilts for Kids to have fundraiser (09/08/10)
PARIS, Ill. -- The Illiana Chapter Quilts for Kids will conduct a fundraiser Sept. 18-19, at St. Mary's Church, Paris, Ill. A bake sale will take place in addition to a shopping extravaganza, with numerous vendors setting up. Basket Bingo games will take place every hours and a scavenger hunt with prizes every hour on the half-hour...
Community Notes (09/08/10)
The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: Meeting set The Clay Business Women will meet at 6:30 p.m., today, at Oak Ridge Restaurant. New members are welcome. For more information, call Robin Sherman at 812-878-0804. Grand Opening...
Wabash Valley Senior Classics scheduled (09/08/10)
TERRE HAUTE -- The 2010 Wabash Valley Senior Classics will take place at the Terre Haute Family Y. Events will start Wednesday, Sept. 15, with Pickleball at Brittlebank Park. Events at the Y and Fairbanks Park will begin Thursday, Sept. 16, and conclude with lunch Saturday, Sept. 18...
Savings seminar set to take place at library (09/08/10)
With September being National College Savings Month, a spokesperson from Upromise Investments will be at the Brazil Public Library to conduct a seminar at 2 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 23. The library is located at 204 N. Walnut St., Brazil. The seminar is sponsored by the Valley Investment Group and Upromise Investments, Inc...
IDHS District 7 to host preparedness event (09/08/10)
TERRE HAUTE -- Indiana Department of Homeland Security's District 7 will be participating in the seventh National Preparedness Month (NPM) in September. Sponsored by FEMA's "Ready Campaign," NPM is a nationwide effort encouraging individuals, families, businesses and communities to work together and take action to prepare for emergencies...
Hole-y-One scramble slated (09/08/10)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods will host their eighth Hole-y-One Golf Scramble Friday, Sept. 17, at Hulman Links. Cost for a foursome, which includes lunch, gift bag and beverages, is $300. Individuals may also register for $75. Morning and afternoon flights are available. There are three prize divisions, including men, women and mixed...
Northview yearbooks available (09/08/10)
Yearbooks for the 2009-10 Northview High School academic year have arrived and are available at the school. Graduates from last year or family members of students who have moved away and pre-ordered may pick up their yearbook at the school office from 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m...
Northview splits early week golf matches (09/08/10)
Times Staff Report Kenzi Brown fired a 50 to tie for medalist honors, but the Northview High School girls' golf squad split its home match against Sullivan and North Central (Farmersburg) Wednesday. The Knights shot a 213, finishing seven strokes behind eventual winner Sullivan. North Central fired a 249...
North Clay earns road volleyball wins at North Central (09/08/10)
Times Staff Report The North Clay seventh-and-eighth-grade volleyball teams earned Tuesday wins on the road against North Central. The eighth-grade won 25-6, 25-21 as Sydney Buell posted 10 points and Whitney Halfhill added eight points on three aces with one kill. ...
Tough Sullivan squads earn wins against Knights (09/08/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor A pair of experienced Sullivan Golden Arrow soccer teams visited Northview on Wednesday night and came away with victories over the Knights. The Sullivan girls clinched a conference championship with a 6-1 win over the Knights as junior Christina Haag tallied a first half hat trick in the victory. The Northview boys got off to a slow start, trailing 2-0 at halftime and couldn't dent the scoreboard in a 5-0 defeat to the Arrows...
Donna Jo (Burk) Novotney (09/08/10)
Donna Jo (Burk) Novotney, 80, Seelyville, passed away unexpectedly Sept. 7, 2010, at her residence. She was born Nov. 24, 1929, in Terre haute, the daughter of Joseph Burk and Mary McKinney Burk. She graduated from Glenn High School in 1947. That same year, she married Paul J. Novotney, who preceded her in death after 62 years of marriage...
Public Record (09/08/10)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during . Awaiting Arraignment Owens, Michael A., 53 Ridge III, Frederick Ray, 35 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Crowder, Daniel, 30 Possession of Marijuana, Hash oil, Hashish...
Public Record (09/08/10)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Sept. 3-8: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Capital One Bank Vs. Todd O. Vansickle: Civil Collections Capital One Bank Vs. Sara L. Tackett: Civil Collections Asset Acceptance, LLC Vs. Gregory Lacy: Civil Collections...
Brazil Buzz (09/08/10)
I just finished picking up more dead grass from my front yard. I can't believe the grass grew so much while my rider was broken down and idle. Now, while we await the rain, light pruning will keep me busy. There is not much good left in my garden, except for a few Irish potatoes and near naked stalks of okra. The flowers that border my garden space are fading and going to seed...
Harmony Happenings (09/08/10)
The Van Buren Volunteer Fire Department is having a Fish Fry at the Carbon Firehouse on Saturday, Sept. 18. They will serve from 4 p.m., until they run out of food, usually around 8 p.m. Prizes will be awarded at that time. The committee is in need of pies, cakes, and cookies. ...
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