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Stories from Thursday, December 2, 2010

Search and Rescue closes (12/02/10)
Auction taking place at fifth-generation business (12/02/10)
Incorporated the same time as Brazil in 1873, the oldest family owned and operated business in the city, Vanes Boiler Works, will be selling off all the remaining inventory and equipment Saturday. "Scrap is at a high price right now," family matriarch Shirley Vanes told The Brazil Times about the upcoming auction by Wyndham Brothers Auction Company. "There's also a lot of antiques, scrap material and working machines in the building."...
Firefighter taken into custody (12/02/10)
A probationary firefighter was taken into custody amid allegations of theft Thursday afternoon. According to information provided by the Indiana State Police Department, Jeffery Daughtery, 30, Brazil, was taken into custody at his residence and booked into the Clay County Justice Center on an arrest warrant issued by Clay Superior Court...
Community Notes (12/02/10)
The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: Pictures With Santa Santa and Mrs. Claus will stop by The Brazil Times to have photographs taken with children and their parents, from 2-6 p.m., Friday, Dec. 10. Cost is $8 for a picture, which also gets the photograph published in the newspaper Wednesday, Dec. 15...
St. Vincent's 'Festival Of Trees' a success (12/02/10)
The St. Vincent Clay Hospital Foundation presented the annual "Festival Of Trees" in November at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds. The purpose of the event was to raise funds for the hospital foundation that in turn would be used to provide assistance and education to the community...
Lovett home another stop on Sunday tour (12/02/10)
The annual Tri Kappa Home Tour is here to announce the Christmas season is here to stay and will give you a boost of holiday spirit. Greg and Carrie Lovett are hosting a site on the home tour. The Lovett's home was constructed in 2007. They are the home's only owners...
Interested? (12/02/10)
The Brazil Times is looking for a person interested in providing volunteer commentating and videography for girls' and boys' basketball games this season. Those interested should contact The Times at 446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Blood drive (12/02/10)
Knights of Columbus will host a blood drive at Annunciation Church from 1-4 p.m., Saturday. To schedule an appointment, log on to www.donorpoints.org.
New member (12/02/10)
There were several new club members sworn in to the Rotary Club of Brazil at recent lunch meetings, which take place at the Brazil Elks Lodge. At the Nov. 24, meeting, Club Secretary Mary Jo Alumbaugh (right) officiated for the swearing in of Pastor Greg Rittenhouse (middle) of Brazil First United Methodist Church. Rittenhouse was sponsored by Rotarian Amos Thomas (left)...
Contribution (12/02/10)
The Northview High School FFA recently received a contribution from the Clay County Farm Bureau to help pay for activities the club participates in, such as judging events and career development events. On hand for the event included (from left) Farm Bureau representative Pat Powell, FFA member Kade Chastain, Farm Bureau representative Ron Scherb, and FFA members Nick Brown, Zach Mormans, Paige Stevenson, Nate James, Hunter Collins, Jim Mace, Dylan Thompson, Ethan Stevenson, Austin Hunt and Tyler Travis.. ...
Indiana State Police offer tips for winter driving (12/02/10)
During the cold months of winter, driving conditions can change quickly depending on the weather. To help Hoosiers prepare for another winter driving season, the Indiana State Police has offered the following safety tips: Be Prepared Drive According To Road Conditions...
Bumgardner home stop on Rockville Home Tour (12/02/10)
ROCKVILLE -- The annual Rockville Home Tour will take place from 1-6 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 4. Tickets and maps are available at the Art Gallery on the north side of the square in Rockville. Tickets are $8 with early sales discounted to $7. For more information, call 1-765-569-9422...
Crop farming future to be discussed (12/02/10)
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- A decade from now, farmers will rely on the marriage of agronomic, information and process control technologies to grow thousands of acres of crops in ways that create smaller carbon footprints, predicts a Purdue University agricultural economist...
Northview JV teams split against Brown County (12/02/10)
By MATT MCKINNEY Times Staff Reporter The Brown County Eagles came to Northview for a junior varsity match on the eve of the Knights' varsity match-up tonight. The Northview girls were defeated Thursday, 34-27. However, Northview's boys won their match-up 57-40...
Northview places four players on Class 4A All-State list (12/02/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview football team wrapped up a special football season with an 8-3 overall mark that included a sectional victory for just the second time. On Wednesday afternoon, the program's success was recognized as four Knights' earned Honorable Mention All-State status in Class 4A...
Edward Wayne Parker (12/02/10)
Edward Wayne Parker, 76, Orlando, Fla., and Brazil, passed away Nov. 30, 2010, in Orlando, surrounded by close friends and family. Wayne was the son of Benjamin H. Parker Jr., and Cora Emaline (Hanson) Parker, stepson of Charles W. McIntosh, all of Robinson, Ill...
Gilma Gene Fulk (12/02/10)
Gilma Gene Fulk, 85, Clay City, died Dec. 1, 2010, at the Exceptional Living Center, Brazil. She was born July 20, 1925, in Clay County, the daughter of James and Elsie Mills Brothers. She graduated from Clay City High School. As a young girl, she attended new Hope Baptist Church. She later was a long-time member of the Jefferson Baptist Church and had played the piano there for many years...
Reminders of holiday light safety (12/02/10)
There is a thrill that springs into my heart this time of year for many reasons. One reason is because I love to spend time with my family and friends. Another reason is because I enjoy looking at Christmas decorations. One of the biggest Christmas decorations everyone recognizes around central Indiana is the Circle of Lights...
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