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Stories from Thursday, October 21, 2010

Knights reclaim top spot (10/21/10)
Heading into Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) Semistate week, the Northview Marching Knights has reclaimed the top rating among Class B bands according to www.indianamarching.com. The website's writer's poll from the seventh week of the season -- including the preseason poll -- placed Northview in the top spot with 115 votes, including five first-place nods...
Results from Clay County Straw Poll (10/21/10)
On Oct. 15, The Brazil Times launched the second of three weekly straw polls. The polls open at 9 a.m., Friday mornings, and will close by noon, Thursday afternoons. Those interested in voting in the non-scientific poll may do so through a link at www.thebraziltimes.com. The link has been placed on the left side at the top of the website home page...
Hear hoping to become prosecutor (10/21/10)
I am the conservative candidate for prosecutor. I support the Second Amendment and the right to self-defense. I believe deeply in the Constitution, our other founding documents and the principles of our founding fathers. I believe that parents not only have the right to discipline their children, but the duty to discipline them. The parent who allows their child to run wild is just as bad as the parent who is too strict. Neglect is as bad as abuse...
Sneddon seeks Brazil Trustee position (10/21/10)
I am Thomas J. (T.J.) Sneddon, and I am running for the office of Brazil Township Trustee. Many of you know me as "T.J.," since I met and talked with you in the 30 years I worked as window clerk at the Brazil Post Office. I recently retired and decided I would like to continue to work with the Brazil citizens and serve my community as Brazil Township Trustee...
Donation! (10/21/10)
To help support a special project in the spring, Popcorn Festival Board President Evelyn Brown presented a $500 donation to Brazil City Parks Board President Ruth Ann Jefferies Thursday. Jefferies said the park board relies upon donations from local businesses and charities to implement special projects other than regular maintenance at the city parks. Brown said the Popcorn Festival Committee hopes to provide more donations in the future to help the park. Ivy Jacobs Photo...
State files suits against 10 consultants (10/21/10)
Many homeowners facing foreclosure who are frustrated with their loan servicers turn to for-profit foreclosure consultants whose advertisements often promise any home can be saved from foreclosure and their services are 100 percent guaranteed. Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller today announced the filing of 10 lawsuits against companies making such claims calling them false and illegal, including one complaint which was filed today in Clay County against Pierce, Taylor, & Budrow, headquartered in Florida.. ...
Area 7 meeting (10/21/10)
The quarterly meeting of the Area 7 Advisory Council for Aging and Disabled will be at 11 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 28 in the Vigo County Library, 1 Library Square, Terre Haute. This meeting is open to all persons who have an interest in the issues and concerns for elderly and/or elderly persons. Interested persons do not have to be a member of the council to attend...
'God Help Me Stop' program scheduled (10/21/10)
An upcoming 12-week program with a scriptural approach is being set up to help residents overcome various addictions and compulsions. "God Help Me Stop" is a Christian 12-step program aiming to free people who have a sincere desire to change their lives from their addictions...
Chronic Conditions workshop set (10/21/10)
Are you an adult age 55 or older with an ongoing health condition? Are you a caregiver of someone living with an ongoing health condition? Attend the Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions Workshop and you will get the support you need, find practical ways to deal with pain and fatigue, discover better nutrition and exercise choices, and learn better ways to talk with your doctor and family about your health. ...
Nice shot (10/21/10)
East Side Elementary student Tanner Webster, 9, nabbed his first bow kill recently, getting a deer from 35-yards away while hunting with his father in Clinton. Tanner is the son of Scott Webster, Clinton, and Tracy Webster, Brazil. Courtesy Photo.
Stevenson to show at world's largest expo (10/21/10)
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Ethan Stevenson, Brazil, has entered one head of Market Hog in the Swine Division of the 37th annual North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE). The NAILE is the world's largest purebred livestock show, with more than 22,000 entries and nearly $700,000 in prizes and awards...
Northview volleyball advances in sectional play past Mooresville (10/21/10)
By MATT MCKINNEY Times Staff Reporter Northview hosted the Mooresville Pioneers Thursday evening for their sectional match up. Mooresville was a familiar foe for Northview. The Knights defeated Mooresville in their first game of their season, 3-1. Northview would have the same success Thursday, coming away victorious in a thrilling 3-0 sweep, 25-13, 27-25, 25-19...
Clay City volleyball team blasts Shakamak in sectional opener (10/21/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor SWITZ CITY -- Whenever Clay City and Shakamak face off, regardless of sport, it's usually a fight to the end so few were expecting the one-sided sectional volleyball opener between the Eels and Lakers on Thursday night...
Knights make long trip in search of sectional football victory (10/21/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The 2010 football postseason begins this evening and Northview is salivating for a sectional victory. Afterall, it's been a long time in the coming as the Knights haven't claimed a postseason win since a 2004 win in round one against Bloomington North. ...
JAIL BOOKINGS 10-22-10 (10/21/10)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Oct. 19-20. Awaiting Arraignment Hull, Samuel P., 25 Vogel, Paul Christopher, 25 Vogel, Bradley E., 22 Possession/use of legend drug, precursor Hull, Samuel P., 25...
Special fall visitors finally back (10/21/10)
I had begun to believe we wouldn't see our fall visitors this year. However, this past weekend when I was out at the barn, I saw them. There they were, flying in the air, resting on the side of the barn, and even landing on my shoulder. There was no way to mistake the insects I saw on Sunday for anything other than Asian Lady Beetles...
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