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Stories from Monday, November 8, 2010

Tax caps going into constitution (11/08/10)
On. Nov. 2, voters across Indiana stepped to the polls not only to decide who will be their representatives, but also to decide if the property tax caps should be placed in the Indiana Constitution. While all results will not be official until Nov. 15, the voters appear to have been in favor of the measure as, according to the Secretary of State's website, 1,112,236 (72 percent) voted for the constitutional amendment, while 432,670 were against it, as of 10:33 a.m., Monday...
'Fatal Attractions' finds Tryon (11/08/10)
One local high school student had the opportunity of a lifetime. Clay City Jr./Sr. High School sophomore Bretton Tryon, 16, recently took part in a production for the Fatal Attractions program, which is on Animal Planet. "It was a pretty exciting and a cool experience," Tryon said. "I've done a lot of skits and reenactments, but this was my first experience on such a large scale."...
Fundraisers slated for Shelter (11/08/10)
A local group is organizing various fundraising activities to help raise money for the Clay County Humane Society this weekend. Starting at 3 p.m., Saturday, the Fraternal Order of Eagles Lodge No. 274, are having a buffet-style dinner, including a menu of fried chicken, baked ham, mashed potatoes, chicken and noodles, green beans, baked beans and various desserts...
Congratulations! (11/08/10)
The 2010 Focus Awards Daniel Harris winner was Vickie Mace. On hand for the award presentation were (front from left) Dan Mace, Vickie Mace, (back) Clay County Chamber of Commerce President Ted Paris, Danielle Mace, William Burk, Melanie Mace and 2010 Focus Awards MC Mike Lawson...
Dinner time! (11/08/10)
The First Baptist Church, 413 S. Walnut St., Brazil, will conduct its 25th Thanksgiving Day Dinner at noon, Thursday, Nov. 25. All families are invited to attend and there is no charge. For reservations, call 448-8112, and leave a message. Delivery will be available for homebound residents in the Brazil area only...
City Hall notice (11/08/10)
In observance of Veterans Day Thursday, Brazil City Hall will be closed. City Hall will reopen for regular business hours Friday. In addition, the Sanitation Department will pick up its Thursday trash route Friday, while the Street Department will be open Thursday, but closed Friday...
Community Notes (11/08/10)
The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: No paper Thursday Due to Veterans Day, The Brazil Times will not publish a newspaper Thursday. Christmas Announcement To participate in the 2010 Clay County Courthouse Military Christmas Tree, people may drop off a 3-by-5 photo of local veterans and/or enlisted service men and women on active duty at the Maintenance Department office in the courthouse basement no later than Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010...
School Board to meet Thursday (11/08/10)
The Clay Community School Corporation School Board of Trustees will meet in regular session Thursday, at North Clay Middle School, 3 W. Knight Dr., Brazil, in the media center. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. New business topics include:...
Area ROTC units role in ceremony expands (11/08/10)
For Terre Haute's Junior and Senior Army and Air Force ROTC units, standing 24-hour guard over the monuments memorializing the sacrifices of military veterans at the Vigo County courthouse is a warmly and eagerly embraced honor. As in years' past, a combined effort by the Army and Air Force ROTC units in the Terre Haute area will feature Junior and Senior Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets maintaining a silent vigil...
Van Buren High School class of 1960 (11/08/10)
The Van Buren High School class of 1960 had its 50th class reunion in August. The reunion was at the Clay County YMCA. A delicious buffet dinner was served to the 19 classmates and spouses in attendance, plus one teacher. The evening was spent reminiscing, taking pictures and listening to 50s and 60s music...
Clay County Retired Teacher's Association meet (11/08/10)
Clay County Retired Teacher's Association met on Oct. 26 at the Bingo Hall on Kennedy Crossing. Over 50 people attended the event. President Jesse Pitts called the meeting to order and welcomed our guests: Andy Thomas and IRTA President Nancy Tolson...
Mr. and Mrs. Joe Daugherty (11/08/10)
Joe and Susan Daugherty, Phoenix, Ariz., will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 12. They were married on Nov. 12, 1960, in Brazil. Susan is the daughter of the late Lloyd Green and Mary Mercurio, Peoria, Ariz. She was employed with Bemis, and Hancor, Inc. She attended Brazil High School...
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