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Stories from Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Photos of veterans needed for display (10/06/10)
Photos of local veterans and enlisted service men and women on active duty will be featured at the Clay County Courthouse this holiday season. "We all know there are many service men and women and veterans in our community," Assistant Custodian Annette Walden recently told The Brazil Times about this year's Christmas display at the courthouse. "This way, people will get to seem them."...
Pinckley Street to be repaved (10/06/10)
City, county officials working together to complete project A project Brazil residents have wanted for a long time will soon be underway. In a special meeting Wednesday, the Brazil Board of Public Works and Safety signed off on an interlocal agreement with Clay County, which allows for the repaving of Pinckley Street, between State Road 59 and Murphy Avenue...
First set of NSP homes nearing completion (10/06/10)
The first phase of the Neighborhood Stabilization Project is getting closer to completion. Brazil Planning Administrator Stacy Gibbens told The Brazil Times construction on the first seven NSP homes are still on track to be completed by the end of the year, if not earlier...
Pick through the pumpkin patch during giveaway (10/06/10)
The lawn of two Clay County funeral homes will be converted into pumpkin patches for the upcoming French Funeral Home 10th Pumpkin Giveaway. Children accompanied by an adult may come to French Funeral Home, 421 E. National Ave., Brazil, Saturday, or to Schoppenhorst Funeral Home, 301 E. 8th St., Clay City, Oct. 16, and pick out their very own pumpkins to take home. Time for the giveaway on both Saturdays is 10 a.m.-noon, or while pumpkins last...
Terre Haute woman arrested battery, other allegations (10/06/10)
A Terre Haute woman appeared in Clay Circuit Court Wednesday on allegations of felony domestic battery, criminal recklessness, receiving stolen property and misdemeanor possession of marijuana. Clay County Justice Center officials confirmed to The Brazil Times Kristin N. Sauer, 39, was transported from Vigo County Jail Tuesday evening so she could appear for formal court proceedings involving an arrest warrant issued Sept. 30...
Ernie Pyle Historic Site open during Festival (10/06/10)
DANA, Ind. -- The Ernie Pyle State Historic Site, will be open for seven days during the upcoming Parke County Covered Bridge Festival. The site will be open Monday-Friday, then again Oct. 14-16. Hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission is $2. The Friends of Ernie Pyle organization recently signed an interim use agreement for the remainder of 2010 with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources and will be operating the site during the Covered Bridge Festival...
RHIT hosting touring musical (10/06/10)
TERRE HAUTE -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology will host its first touring musical production with "S Wonderful: The New Gershwin Musical," bringing its all-singing and dancing celebration to the Hatfield Hall Theater stage Sunday. The show, beginning at 3 p.m., is part of the college's Performing Arts Series. General admission tickets are $28 for adults and $18 for students/youth. Discounted tickets are available with a "Pick Your Own Series" package...
Music at Senior Center (10/06/10)
Country and Western music will be performed at the Clay County Senior Citizens Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil, from 7:30-9:30 p.m., Saturday. Local musicians Leon Mercer and Joe Milner will be performing. All ages are welcome. Doors open at 6 p.m...
Street corner to be closed (10/06/10)
The corner of Depot and Hendrix streets in Brazil will be closed temporarily today due to the demolition of a property in the area. The demolition is part of the Neighborhood Stabilization Program.
Northview volleyball rallies past Owen Valley (10/06/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Sometimes in a season a team finds its collective backs against the wall and how they respond to that situation can define the future. On Wednesday night, the Northview volleyball team was up one game, but had fallen behind 19-10 in game two while having Owen Valley dictate the action. Perhaps even tougher to fathom for coach Scott McDonald was the mistakes the Knights were making in communication and hitting...
Northview tennis season ends in regional (10/06/10)
Times Staff Report GREENWOOD -- The Northview boys' tennis season came to a close in Tuesday's Center Grove Regional as the host squad defeated the Knights, 5-0. "Center Grove was just too talented and too strong for us," coach Craig Cook said. "Their program is amazing and each and every year is a state title contender."...
North Clay volleyball continues to roll (10/06/10)
Times Staff Report North Clay's volleyball teams earned victories on the road at Cloverdale on Tuesday night. The seventh-grade team remained unbeaten with a 25-11, 25-10 decision against the Clovers as both Ashley Heck and Breanna Dove posted six service points apiece. ...
Robert Ell Modesitt (10/06/10)
Robert Ell Modesitt, 90, died peacefully in his sleep Sept. 12, 2010, in Phoenix, Ariz. Born in Clay County, he graduated from Staunton High School and then Purdue University. Mr. Modesitt and his wife, Eva Mae (Wright), who pre-deceased him in 2006, had lived in Phoenix since 1975...
JAIL BOOKINGS 10-7-10 (10/06/10)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Oct. 5-6. Awaiting Arraignment Moran, Gerald R., 47 Stapert, Christopher P., 23 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Kersey, Jessica, 24 Wetnight, Elizabeth A., 22...
PUBLIC RECORD 10-7-10 (10/06/10)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Oct. 1-6: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Portfolio Recovery Associates Vs. Michael A. Kidwell: Civil Collections Chelsea C. Monnett Vs. Travis W. Monnett: Domestic Relations...
Brazil Buzz (10/06/10)
And when the silver habit of the clouds Comes down upon the autumn sun, and with A sobered gladness the old year takes up His bright inheritance of golden fruits, A pomp and pageant fills the splendid scene. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow The October sun is playing peek-a-boo, from behind clouds. A gentle rain this morning was a beautiful sight to see and most welcome. Of course, anything beats a blank, but that small amount was hardly enough to quench the earth's thirst...
Harmony Happenings (10/06/10)
Two of my good neighbors had surgery last week and are now back home. I am happy to say they are both doing well. Harmony United Methodist Church had a Fall Housecleaning last Saturday. When you get that crowd of laughing, joking people together, you have to have fun. ...
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