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Stories from Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Voter registration deadline nears, early voting set (09/21/10)
Less than two weeks remain for residents to register to vote in the 2010 General Election, which will take place Tuesday, Nov. 2. Many options are available to obtain a voter registration card by the Monday, Oct. 4 deadline. This is also the last day residents may update their address and other information that may have changed...
Knights of the round table (09/21/10)
NHS Excalibur program still going strong Fourteen years ago, then-Northview High School Principal Lynn Romas felt the school needed something extra. He believed students could serve as hosts for those who attend school-related events...
Major fire damage (09/21/10)
The thick black smoke from a detached two-car garage fire at 903 North Indiana St., Brazil, could be seen for miles Tuesday night. Members from Brazil City Fire Department were dispatched to the scene around 6:43 p.m., and arrived one minute later. The heat was so intense, according to firefighters at the scene, Robert Evans'(right) residence, a second attached garage to Evans' home and two other garages at homes located across the alleyway were also damaged. ...
Council makes final approval of 2011 budget (09/21/10)
With a slight addition, the Clay County Council made its final approval of the 2011 budget during Monday's special meeting. Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton informed the council about the slight omission from the jail budget, which compensates for the change in visitation hours at the Clay County Justice Center, slated to begin at the beginning of the year...
Odd accident investigated by officials (09/21/10)
Owen County officials are investigating an accident involving a man, a horse and an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) late Saturday. According to officials, members of the Clay City Police Department, Clay County Sheriff's Department, Clay City Fire Department and TransCare were dispatched to provide medical assistance for an accident victim located near 601 Front St., Clay City...
Fishing Fun Day successful (09/21/10)
The sixth Fishing Fun Day took place at Craig Park Saturday, Sept. 18. The event was sponsored by the Brazil Parks and Recreation Board. All children 12-under who registered received a prize chosen by a random draw. Lessons on how to fish, fishing safety and knot tying were given by local fishing enthusiast L.T. Clark. The children and their families fished, enjoyed the weather and scenery at the park and also enjoyed free hot dogs, Pepsi beverages and popcorn...
Nominations for 2010 Focus Awards (09/21/10)
The Clay County Chamber of Commerce is reminding residents the deadline to make nominations for the 2010 Focus Awards is Friday, Oct. 1. The awards are split into seven categories: Criteria for the awards may be found at www.claycountychamber.org/focus_awards.h......
Electrical fire (09/21/10)
A Brazil family was woke up by their dog during an electrical fire in the attic of their residence located at 410 East Illinois St., Brazil, around 2:30 a.m., Monday morning. The Brazil City Fire Department responded to the fire, while members of Clay County Search and Rescue and Brazil City Police assisted the family in getting to safety. Officials, who did not release the name of the family, confirmed no injuries were reported. Ivy Jacobs Photo...
Birthday (09/21/10)
Hazel James Hazel James celebrated her 95th birthday on Sunday, Sept. 5, 2010 with a dinner with family and friends. Hazel was born on Sept. 5, 1915. After the dinner, Hazel took her first motorcycle ride in the side-car of her great-nephew's Honda Goldwing...
CLUB NEWS (09/21/10)
The Associate Chapter of Tri Kappa met on Monday, Sept. 13, at 6:30 p.m., at the First United Methodist Church. After the Tri Kappa prayer, a delicious dinner was prepared by the Sarah Circle. The meeting was called to order by President Sandy Henderson. The opening song and verse were given. Roll was called by Sec. Mary Ann Froderman. Minutes of the May 3 meeting were read and approved. Minutes of the annual corporate meeting held on June 22 were read and approved...
Brazil High School Class of 1942 (09/21/10)
On June 26, the Brazil High School Class of 1942 had their 68th class reunion. The event was held at the Clay County YMCA and was conducted by Maxine Dierdorf Metz and Bill Lynch. At the closing of the reunion the class voted to hold their 69th reunion in June 2011, at the VFW in Brazil. They voted the 70th reunion would be the last, as each year there are fewer living classmates...
Braves sweep past Knights in volleyball (09/21/10)
Times Staff Report TERRE HAUTE -- The Northview volleyball team started games one and three well, but Terre Haute South finished them both emphatically as the Braves claimed a 25-10, 25-18, 25-12 win over the Knights on Tuesday. Northview led early in game one at 5-4, however, South ran off the final 10 points of the game to take the quick advantage over the Knights...
Clay City boys, Northview girls win three-way meet (09/21/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY -- With unseasonably warm temperatures bearing down on runners in a three-way meet at Clay City on Tuesday night, times weren't much of an indicator of how runners competed. The Clay City Eels edged a very solid West Vigo boys team, earning the team victory via their sixth runner as the Eels and Vikings tied with 34 points. Northview was third with 56 points...
Northview tennis celebrates Senior Night with victory (09/21/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview tennis team continued its preparation for the postseason while hosting Senior Night on Monday evening. The Knights cruised past the Wildcats with a 4-1 victory that also kept Northview unbeaten (5-0) in the WIC with a match remaining against Owen Valley on the road tonight at 5 p.m...
Mr. and Mrs. Evan McCoy (09/21/10)
Emily and Evan McCoy are proud to announce their marriage on Aug. 6, 2010, at 6:30 p.m., at the McKinley Hill Church of Christ. Brook Reinoehl officiated. Emily is the daughter of Susan Love and the granddaughter of Joe and Patty Wilson. She is a 2003 graduate of Northview High School, and is employed with Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin, Terre Haute...
Mr. and Mrs. David A. Klopfer (09/21/10)
Alisheau and David are proud to announce their marriage on Aug. 24, 2010, at Virginia Beach, Va. Alisheau is the daughter of Alice Wetnight and Raymond Walters Jr., Brazil. She is a 2006 graduate of Northview High School. Petty Officer First Class David A. Klopfer is the son of Thomas and MaryLou Klopfer, Gasport, N.Y...
Jennifer Porter and Chris O'Neal (09/21/10)
Jennifer Porter and Chris O'Neal are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Oct. 23, 2010, at Valle Vista Golf Course and Conference Center. Jennifer is the daughter of William and Beverly Porter, Plainfield. She is a 2003 graduate of Plainfield High School, a 2007 graduate of DePauw University and a 2009 graduate of Ball State University. She is employed with Lykins Counseling Clinic, Muncie...
Emily K. Parker and Michael G. Howald II (09/21/10)
The parents of Michael G. Howald II and Emily K. Parker are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday, Sept. 25, at 4:30 p.m., at the First Christian Church in Brazil. Emily is the daughter of Gary and Faith Parker, Brazil. She is a 2003 graduate of Northview High School and a 2010 graduate of Ball State University, with a degree in architecture...
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