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Stories from Thursday, November 18, 2010

Rural accident results in death (11/18/10)
A single-vehicle accident in rural Clay County Thursday evening resulted in the death of one person. Details were sketchy at press time, but Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton told The Brazil Times the department was investigating the accident, which took place on Poland/Bowling Green Road, at approximately 7:40 p.m...
Public provides input to council (11/18/10)
Bell Killion wanted to make her point as clear as possible for the Brazil City Council Wednesday. While she understands times are tough, economically speaking, she isn't thrilled about having a horse housed in the home next to hers. "I lived on a farm and I understand the love for animals," Killion said. "But there's got to be some kind of end in sight. Large animals don't need to be in city limits. That's why they have city limits."...
Proclamation declares National Home Care Month (11/18/10)
On Thursday, Brazil Mayor Ann Bradshaw signed a proclamation declaring November as National Home Care Month in Brazil. Officials from Intrepid USA Home Health Care were on hand for the signing. According to Intrepid officials, more than 11 million Americans receive home-delivered health care from providers...
A Winner! (11/18/10)
Kennedy Johnson, 10, Carbon, was the winner of the 2010 Brazil Times Halloween Coloring Contest for the 10-12-year-old age bracket. There were five categories children could enter, including 0-3-years-old, 4-6-years-old, 7-9-years-old, 10-12-years-old and 13-up. Kennedy is the daughter of Kristin and Jeff Johnston...
Funeral Home participating in military initiatives (11/18/10)
French Funeral Home in Brazil recently announced it would participate in two Veterans and Family Memorial Care (VFMC) initiatives, "Christmas Stockings for Soldiers," and "Cell Phones for Soldiers." From now through Dec. 1, residents may stop by the funeral home, located at 421 E. National Ave., Brazil, and pick up a free Christmas stocking to take home, decorate and stuff with Christmas cheer...
Meeting set (11/18/10)
The monthly Clay County Chamber of Commerce meeting will take place at noon, Tuesday. The meeting will take place in the St. Vincent Clay Hospital Community Room. Cost is $7 for members and $10 for non-members. The speaker will be Faril Ward from TransCare...
Home Tour! (11/18/10)
The annual Tri Kappa Christmas Home Tour will take place from 1-5 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 5. Tickets are $5 in advance and $7 at the door. For more information, call 442-1300 or 448-9620.
Food drive champs! (11/18/10)
Meridian Elementary students and staff recently held a food drive for the Clay County Food Pantry. Laura Maurer's Kindergarten class brought in 74 items, which was the most food items for the school. Maurer's class will receive a popcorn party.
Community Notes (11/18/10)
The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: Board Notice Until further notice, the Brazil Golf Board will meet in Council Chambers at Brazil City Hall at 7 p.m., on the third Monday of each month. The meetings are open to the public...
ISP to increase patrols for holiday season (11/18/10)
The Indiana State Police will step up patrols for the upcoming Thanksgiving Holiday period. Last year during the Thanksgiving holiday period, two people were killed in traffic crashes on Hoosier roadways. In both cases, the victims were not wearing seatbelts and one fatality was alcohol related...
Livestock Exposition (11/18/10)
Several area youth recently attended the North American International Livestock Exposition in Louisville, Ky. Those who competed in the swine show were (front, from left) Lauren Thomas, Logan Thomas, (back) Paige Stevenson, Ethan Stevenson and Elise Miller. They are all members of the Clay County 4-H Swine program...
Hamilton Center provides survey results (11/18/10)
TERRE HAUTE -- Hamilton Center, Inc., in coordination with Mental Health Corporation of America, recently conducted a Customer Satisfaction Survey which gathered feedback from consumers of outpatient services in the 10 counties they serve. Customer Satisfaction Surveys were given to 1,055 customers with 619 surveys returned for a 59 percent response rate...
Eucharistic Liturgy to take place Thanksgiving Day (11/18/10)
WEST TERRE HAUTE -- The Sisters of Providence will celebrate Thanksgiving Day Thursday, Nov. 25, with Eucharistic Liturgy at 11 a.m., in the Church of the Immaculate Conception at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Mass is open to the public and to all faith traditions...
Jeanne Victoria (Allen) (Delgado) Bendel (11/18/10)
Jeanne Victoria (Allen) (Delgado) Bendel, 59, Indianapolis, formerly of Reelsville, died Nov. 12, 2010. She delivered the Trader Paper for many years in the Central Indiana area. Jeanne was born March 8, 1951, the daughter of Noah W. and Muriel E. (Eaton) Allen...
Learning a lot about crows (11/18/10)
Lately, I have been hearing a lot of individuals talk about crows. From my co-workers discussing how smart they are to clients asking how they can get rid of them, everyone seems to be fascinated by crows. So I guess you could say I decided to jump on the bandwagon and see what interesting things I could share about those fascinating black birds called crows...
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