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Stories from Wednesday, December 22, 2010

40 Christmases (12/22/10)
Family spends 40 years with same tree It was a snowy, day back on Dec. 3, 1970. Eugene Okulovich and his wife Kay were expecting the birth of their son. They also knew Christmas was just right around the corner. While Kay was in the hospital, preparing to give birth, Eugene and their daughter, Vikki, traveled to Hook's Drugs to purchase a tree...
Owens' retain city's animal control contract (12/22/10)
Humane Society rejects one-year offer of $13,500 One organization is receiving a slightly higher amount for contractual services to the City of Brazil. During Wednesday's meeting of the Common Council of the City of Brazil, the Clay County Animal Rescue, Inc., Center Point, received the animal control contract for the third year in a row...
Rotary makes donation to S.O.S. (12/22/10)
Funds to benefit the organization's shoe program It's the season of giving and the Rotary Club of Brazil has done its part. On Wednesday, the local organization donated money to Serving on the Streets (S.O.S.) to help pay for its shoe program...
Winner! (12/22/10)
Receiving an unexpected Christmas surprise, Ronie Lewis, Brazil, (left) was presented with a free Systemax computer by Computer Central Owner/Lead Technician Nathan Lewis Wednesday. Although they share the same last name, Ronie and Nathan wanted to confirm they were not related because Ronie, who entered a giveaway drawing sponsored by Computer Central at the 2010 Popcorn Festival. "I'm ready for eBay," Ronie told The Brazil Times. "This is pretty awesome." Ivy Jacobs Photo...
ISP tips for safe driving in hazardous conditions (12/22/10)
The winter driving season brings a variety of potentially hazardous driving conditions for motorists. At any moment, sleet or snow could begin to fall and within minutes, an otherwise normal roadway can turn dangerous, or even deadly. As the Indiana State Police is tasked with investigating a number of vehicle crashes on Indiana highways and interstates during the winter driving season, one common driving behavior is frequently listed as the primary cause of a crash. ...
DHHS reviews Early Head Start Program (12/22/10)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Administration for Children and Families, part of the federal government's Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), recently conducted an on-site monitoring review of the Hamilton Center, Inc., Early Head Start Program (EHS)...
Dean's List (12/22/10)
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology The student(s) listed below has/have been named to the dean's list for the fall quarter at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. In order to be named to the dean's list, students must earn at least a 3.3 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale), according to Pete Gustafson, vice president for student affairs...
Knights looking to impress at Wabash Valley Classic (12/22/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview boy's basketball team has plenty to prove after the holidays and the Wabash Valley Pizza Hut Classic gives them the perfect opportunity to do so. The Knights are once again a part of the 16-team field and will tip-off their tourney against head coach Ernie Maesch's former team, the Shakamak Lakers, on Monday at 1 p.m...
Dale DeWayne Shillings (12/22/10)
Dale DeWayne Shillings, 55, Greencastle, left this world surrounded by his loved ones on Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010, after a long battle with lung cancer. He was born Feb. 23, 1955, to Alva and Edna (Radar) Shillings. Dale was a 1974 graduate of Greencastle High School. On Aug. 25, 1978, he married Vicky (Scaggs) Shillings and she survives...
PUBLIC RECORD 12-23-10 (12/22/10)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Dec. 17-22: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Midland Funding Vs. Joseph E. Odell: Civil Collections Chase Bank USA Vs. Pamela K. Netherlain: Civil Collections Erin D. Boyce Vs. John W. Boyce: Domestic Relations...
Brazil Buzz (12/22/10)
Christmas Tree Poem Christmas tree, sparkling bright Filled with baubles, warm and light, Precious symbols of our affection, Show each night your radiant glory. For "oohs" and "aahs" obligatory. Christmas tree, don't let us down; Show something special on your crown,...
Diverse uses for soybeans (12/22/10)
Last week, I discussed some of the history surrounding soybeans since they are being celebrated during the 2011 Indiana State Fair. However, the history of soybeans does not show all of the great value that we get as consumers from this commodity that local farmers love to grow...
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