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Stories from Sunday, November 7, 2010

Project benefited from teamwork (11/07/10)
Local officials are showing that good things can happen when working as a team. Recently, the City of Brazil and Clay County Commissioners signed off on an interlocal agreement, in part, to repave Pinckley Street. The project began Oct. 25, with the city milling the road, between State Road 59 and Murphy Avenue, then moved on to employees of the Clay County Highway Department paving with materials purchased, by the city, from Wabash Valley Asphalt...
Dinner scheduled (11/07/10)
Bee Ridge Congregational Christian Church will host its annual Thanksgiving Dinner Saturday, Nov. 13. Dinner will be served from 4-7 p.m., at the Kennedy's Crossing Bingo Center, located across from the Northview High School baseball diamond. The meal is free but a love offering will be accepted. The meal will consist of traditional Thanksgiving goodies...
Little Princess! (11/07/10)
The winner of the 2010 Brazil Times' Halloween Costume Contest was Olivia Hood. Olivia, 11-months-old, is the daughter of Brooke Hood and Curt Modesitt, Brazil.
Clay schools slated to honor veterans this week (11/07/10)
Veterans Day will take place Thursday and all schools within the Clay Community School Corporation have several activities planned for the day. Eastside Elementary School Principal Mary Ray told The Brazil Times students at the school were asked to bring in names of veterans they know...
Strosnider to speak Wednesday for society (11/07/10)
Former resident Lee Strosnider will be the guest speaker for a special program offered by the Clay County Historical Society. The program is scheduled to take place at 7 p.m., Wednesday, in the lower level of the Clay County Historical Museum. Refreshments will be served at the event, which is open to the public...
Celebration of the Arts and Soul scheduled (11/07/10)
Celebration of the Arts and Soul will host its second Annual Fall Show Nov. 19-21, at the former Masonic Temple, 201 N. Walnut St., Brazil. This year, the charity being showcased is the Clay County Emergency Food Pantry. Hours for the show are 6-9 p.m., Friday Nov. 19, 1-8 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 20, and 1-6 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 21. For vendor information, visit www.edieartsand...
NMK in running for grant (11/07/10)
The Northview High School band program has already begun purchasing items with funds from its Pepsi Refresh Everything grant. Band director Bob Medworth said the program recently purchased two laptops with funds from the grant. The computers will be used in the music instruction lab...
Local Rotary Club conducts annual banquet (11/07/10)
The Rotary Club of Brazil named its 2009-10 Rotary International Paul Harris Fellow award recipient and handed out several other awards and recognitions during a banquet at the Lake House Restaurant, Staunton, recently. President Dr. Miranda Goodale opened the program, speaking in memoriam of the Rotary legacies left by long-time club members Stanley R. Hunt and John J. Thomas...
Community Notes (11/07/10)
The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: No paper Nov. 11 Due to Veterans Day, The Brazil Times will not publish a newspaper Thursday, Nov. 11. The Times will, however, publish a newspaper Tuesday, Nov. 9. For more information, call 446-2216...
Ernie Pyle Site to be open Thursday (11/07/10)
An open house for Veterans Day has been scheduled to take place at the Ernie Pyle Historical Site. The site, located in Dana, Ind., will be open Thursday, Nov. 11. The open house will be hosted by the Friends of Ernie Pyle organization and will take place from 10 a.m.-5 p.m...
Diabetes classes set at PCH (11/07/10)
The Diabetes Self Management Group classes will continue at Putnam County Hospital. Classes are scheduled for Wednesday, along with Thursday, Dec. 2, and Thursday, Dec. 9. Morning classes meet 9 a.m.-noon, and afternoon classes meet 1-4 p.m. The classes are open to anyone dealing with Diabetes. There are sessions, including "101: What is Diabetes," and "201: Nutrition Education."...
Margaret Helen Keegan (11/07/10)
Carole Ann Bridgewater (11/07/10)
Carole Ann Bridgewater, 69, Brazil, went home to be with Jesus at 2:13 p.m., Friday, Nov. 5, 2010, at Seton Specialty Hospital, Indianapolis. She was born May 13, 1941, in Terre Haute, as the daughter of Joseph and Gladys Taylor Rollo. She was united in marriage to Cevert W. "Sonny" Bridgewater July 20, 1958...
Robert Joseph Moore (11/07/10)
Robert Joseph Moore, 83, Brazil, died at 5:45 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010, at Exceptional Living Center, Brazil. He was born Feb. 6, 1926, in Brazil, as the son of Arthur J. and Edna R. Elliott Moore. During World War II, he served in the U.S. Navy until his honorable discharge...
Howard Cleo Summers (11/07/10)
Howard Cleo Summers, 94, died at 10:31 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010, at Autumn Glen, Greencastle. He was born Dec. 12, 1915, in Parke County, Ind., as the son of Oscar and Vallie Mitchell Summers. He left school to begin working in the family coal business...
McCoy "Coy" Williams (11/07/10)
McCoy "Coy" Williams, 74, Carbon, passed away at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Brazil, Nov. 6, 2010. He was born May 12, 1936, in Leslie County, Kentucky, the son of Loyd and Minerva (Day) Williams. Coy worked as a Millwright for more than 30 years. He was a past member of Millwright Local 1003. He was also a member of St. Joseph Parish in Rockville, and Masonic Lodge 132 in Cloverdale...
Graduates issue challenge to all classmates (11/07/10)
To the Editor: Attention Brazil Red Devil class of 1966, George Kumpf, Brazil High School class of 1962, has begun a mission to replace all of the park benches located at the Forest Park Band Shell. If you would like to see how successful he has been, simply review blog site www.forestparkbench.blogspot.com...
Testing out of college classes is easy (11/07/10)
To the Editor: Did you know that you can "test out of" many college classes and get college credit for doing so? You can do it through the College-Level Examination Program (CLEP), which offers you the opportunity to receive college credit for what you already know...
Center provides shelter for 'Big Cats' (11/07/10)
To the Editor: In society today, people are acquiring baby cubs such as lions, tigers, leopards and cougars. It is legal in Indiana to buy a license to breed these beautiful cats. I believe it should be unlawful for any person to go and buy a license to take advantage of these cats just for money...
4-H leader grateful for support (11/07/10)
To the Editor: On behalf of the Clay County 4-H Junior Leaders, I would like to thank the Brazil community for the wonderful support of our third annual Trick or Treat for Cans food drive. Through the generous donations, the Clay County 4-H Junior Leaders collected 406 pounds of food, which will be donated to the local food pantry...
Diets hold answer to diabetes prevention (11/07/10)
To the Editor: One in three children born in the year 2000 will develop diabetes later in life unless there are significant changes in lifestyle. It's Diabetes Awareness Month and as a nurse practitioner, I suggest looking past the ads for diabetes medications to new research that shows our diets hold the answer...
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