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Stories from Thursday, September 23, 2010

NMK still on top of rankings (09/23/10)
The third week poll from www.indianamarching.com was released late Monday, with the Northview Marching Knights still holding on to the top spot. The Knights received 120 total votes in the website's Class B poll, including all eight first-place votes...
Finished product (09/23/10)
A committee of local residents helped create the article featuring Clay County in the recent edition of Indiana News 92 Magazine. Members include (front) Evelyn Brown, Rita Rothrock, Mary Jo Alumbaugh, (back) Jason Moon and Mike McCullough. Mailed to approximately 2,800 elected and appointed county officials and employees throughout the state, several magazine copies will soon be available for public viewing at the Clay County Courthouse and other various places in the county. ...
Daniels mum on presidential bid (09/23/10)
GREENCASTLE -- No one can blame Gov. Mitch Daniels for being a little coy when it comes to people asking him if he's interested in running for President in 2012. On Wednesday, Daniels met with reporters from The Brazil Times and Banner Graphic after speaking with the Rotary Club of Greencastle...
Dinner! (09/23/10)
The Wesley Chapel will conduct a spaghetti dinner from 4-7 p.m., Saturday. The dinner will include salad, garlic bread, dessert and coffee. Cost is $5 for adults and $4 children 6-under.
Seminar set (09/23/10)
The Clay County Humane Shelter will be the site for a dog training seminar Saturday. Trainer Jack Shannon will be on hand to help owners train their dogs. Cost is $40, 25 percent of which will go to the shelter. The event is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m., and Shannon agreed to stay Saturday until all owners were satisfied...
Man in court for alleged theft (09/23/10)
A Terre Haute man recently appeared in court on allegations of stealing copper. According to information available at the Clay County Courthouse, Clay County Sheriff's Department investigators and the Clay County Prosecutor's Office presented enough evidence in a probable cause affidavit for Clay Superior Court Judge Blaine Akers to issue an arrest warrant for Daniel E. Miles on Sept. 16...
Donation! (09/23/10)
Clay County Breakfast Optimist Club President Charles Hear (left) receives a $1,000 donation from Walmart of Brazil Store Manager Brandon Wright. Hear said the donation would be used for Clothe-A-Child.
Hospital to offer flu vaccines (09/23/10)
St. Vincent Clay Hospital will offer seasonal flu vaccines and pneumonia vaccines to residents of Clay County on the following dates, times and locations: For those who have Medicare, they must have their Medicare Card available on the date of service for billing purposes. Medicare Part B will be billed for the service...
Heating assistance to be available (09/23/10)
The Energy Assistance Program of Western Indiana Community Action Agency, Inc., will begin the 2010-11 Winter Heating Assistance Program Tuesday, Oct. 5. In Clay and Putnam counties, applications will be taken by appointment only. Those interested may schedule an appointment by calling 443-0122, Monday-Friday, from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., excluding noon-1 p.m...
National White Cane Day set for Oct. 15 (09/23/10)
National White Cane Day is Oct. 15. In celebration of the day, all are invited to a free luncheon Oct. 13, at the V.F.W. Post 1127, 303 S. Depot St., Brazil. Guest speakers will include mobility trainer Judy Sweeney and WILL Center representative along with the Indiana State Library and Easter Seals Crossroad Rehab Danny Wayne Beemer...
Reunions (09/23/10)
The following is a list of information regarding upcoming area reunions as provided to The Brazil Times: Thompson Reunion The Thompson reunion will take place at Thompson's Family Park, at 12:30 p.m., Sunday. Those interested in attending are asked to bring a covered dish and a Bingo gift...
Community Notes (09/23/10)
The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: Trash Pickup The City of Brazil's Sanitation Department is conducting heavy trash pickup on the following Fridays, based on normal trash pickup schedule: Heavy trash pickup must be reserved and may be done by calling City Hall at 443-2221 or the Brazil City Street Department at 448-8501...
Deadline looming for 2008 year benefits (09/23/10)
INDIANAPOLIS -- USDA Farm Service Agency in Indiana Executive Director Julia A. Wickard recently announced producers have until Sept. 30, to apply for benefits on 2008 crop year disasters through their local FSA office. "It is imperative that producers take action now as there are no provisions for late-filed 2008 applications for the Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments Program (SURE)," Wickard said...
Clay City wins three-game battle with Eminence (09/23/10)
ČBy MATT MCKINNEY Times Staff Reporter CLAY CITY -- The Clay City volleyball team hosted Eminence for a Thursday evening battle, in which Clay City prevailed 25-17, 25-14, and 25-18. In the first set, both Clay City and Eminence played a tight contest even though there were a number of mental errors by Clay City. ...
Knights tangle with No. 7 Brebeuf (09/23/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview football Knights will be packing their lunch pails and going to work at Indianapolis Brebeuf this evening in a match-up that is certainly different than the past skirmishes with Vincennes Lincoln, which previously held this spot on the schedule...
Northview soccer teams cap WIC season with wins (09/23/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview soccer teams have had their growing pains at times this season with some tough losses mixed with confidence building victories. On Thursday evening, the girls and boys' teams each left feeling the joys of a conference victory...
Northview tennis captures conference championship (09/23/10)
Times Staff Report SPENCER -- Consider step one of Northview's list of things-to-do accomplished as the Knights ran off a perfect Western Indiana Conference slate to win the WIC title after defeating Owen Valley on Wednesday evening. "I was extremely proud of all our kids efforts tonight," Coach Craig Cook said...
Mona Modesitt (09/23/10)
Mona Modesitt, 103, Cory, passed away Sept. 22, 2010, at her home, surrounded by family. She was born Jan. 27, 1907, in Clay County, the daughter of George Harris and Maggie West Harris. She graduated from Harrison Township School in 1925. On Nov. 25, 1925, she married Ray E. Modesitt. He passed away in October 1991...
Goodbye summer; hello fall (09/23/10)
Like it or not, fall is here. Along with the calendar officially saying it is fall, there are many signs I see during my daily routine that remind me that summer is gone. One of those signs is seeing the tractors, combines, and grain trucks on the road when driving to and from work...
Fall fun preserving (09/23/10)
You are in for some great treats this week -- always healthy, of course. Here are two great recipes for Jerky and Fruit Leather -- just what you need for weekend treks or that hungry harvester. Deer or Beef Jerky Ingredients Directions Mix marinade sauce ingredients; add meat, coating each piece. Cover and refrigerate overnight...
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