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Stories from Tuesday, January 18, 2011

'Small place, big taste' (01/18/11)
Eddie's Sandwich Shoppe celebrating 80th anniversary A Clay County icon will celebrate a birthday this weekend. On Jan. 21, 1931, Eddie Knierim officially opened Eddie's Sandwich Shoppe. Eighty years later, the restaurant still stands in the exact location it was, 13 S. Walnut St., Brazil...
Special wish granted (01/18/11)
A Brazil toddler is off to meet her favorite Disney characters thanks to Make-A-Wish. On Saturday, a limousine arrived at Ella Hoffman's home to take her and her parents, Afton and Case, to the Indianapolis airport, then off to Disney World. "Minnie Mouse is her favorite character," Afton told The Brazil Times. "We are so excited for her."...
Relay Kick Off rescheduled (01/18/11)
The 2011 Clay County American Cancer Society's Relay For Life Kick Off event has been rescheduled. Organizers recently announced the new date and time, which is Tuesday, Jan. 25, at 7 p.m., in the Riddell National Bank Community Room. (Committee members will need to arrive at 5:45 p.m., for set up in the lower level.)...
Group delays fundraiser (01/18/11)
While Brazil Main Street, Inc., had begun the process of planning a day of Wine and Fudge as a fundraiser; organization officials announced recently the fundraiser might be on hold. "We're going to be holding off on doing that," President Zac Chambers told The Brazil Times. "We still have not got our 501(c)3 completed. Until we get this paperwork done, we can't go out fundraising."...
Rotary Club to host Coffee, Club talk (01/18/11)
The Rotary Club of Brazil will conduct its monthly Coffee and Club Talk from 6-7 p.m., Friday, at the Brazil Coffee Company, 533 E. National Ave., Brazil. The first regular cup of coffee will be free courtesy of the Rotary Club if residents join the club to hear a 30-minute discussion...
TV show, groups partner on Pound For Pound Challenge (01/18/11)
NBC's "The Biggest Loser: Couples," General Mills, Subway and Feeding America are partnering on the Pound For Pound Challenge, a national initiative encouraging residents in the Wabash Valley and across the nation to lose weight to combat hunger in their local communities...
Military News (01/18/11)
Madason A. Stevenson Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Madason A. Stevenson graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills...
Messmer completes Rotary Club's 5 Star Badge Program (01/18/11)
Rotary Club of Brazil member Linda Messmer recently completed the Club's 5 Star Badge Program, participating in activities which have gotten her better acquainted with Rotary International and the local members and allowing her to replace her red newcomer's badge with a blue badge well before her one year anniversary...
HONOR ROLL (01/18/11)
Meridian Elementary First Grade All A's Emma Beasley, Stuart Bennett, Mallory Buell, Sebastian Ellison, Wade Fort, Brayden Hauck, Jesse Mathers, Gage Moran, Austin Rodgers, Eli Whittle All A's and B's Caleb Basler, Desirae Bledsoe, Tierinee Bryan, Carson Butts, Nova Francis, Devon Frazier, Mackenzie Goodpasture, Jayden Guerrero, Kamryn Hardey, Zander Hassler, Collin Kruse, Sidney Linton, Dylan McLemore, Kullen Meunier, Jazlynn Muncy, Matt Reed, Kyle Sutherland...
Bloomington North too much for Northview (01/18/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview boy's basketball team followed up a strong performance against Mooresville in a win on Saturday night with a disappointing performance against Bloomington North on Tuesday. The Cougars turned the Knights over on their first four possessions while building a 9-0 lead to open the game and didn't look back in cruising to an 80-48 victory...
Northview freshmen fall to Plainfield (01/18/11)
Times Staff Report PLAINFIELD -- The Northview freshmen basketball team lost a close decision to Plainfield on Monday night, 35-29. The Knights were paced by eight points from Daniel Kimball and six from Ian Heffner. The balanced scoring effort also saw Tyler Rector, Jim Mace and Jason Sampson tally four points each with Connor Ganley adding three...
Clay City girls remain unbeaten in SWIAC with win over Cougars (01/18/11)
Times Staff Report CLAY CITY -- The Clay City girl's basketball team is heading into the stretch run of the regular season on the right path. On Monday night the Eels took another step towards a conference championship by defeating visiting North Daviess 55-32. The win was Clay City's fourth straight this month and improves the Class A 14th-ranked Eels to 6-0 in the Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference...
Catherine Elizabeth Reynolds (01/18/11)
Catherine Elizabeth Reynolds, 93, Kirkland, Ariz., formerly of Brazil, died Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011, in Arizona. She was born Sept. 27, 1917, as the daughter of John and Chloe Archer Allen. She married Walter H. Reynolds Dec. 9, 1942. She had worked at Kroger's, Reese's Grocery and Columbia Records in Terre Haute. She was a member of the First Christian Church, Eastern Star and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary...
Robyn E. (Brush) Lain (01/18/11)
Robyn E. (Brush) Lain, 47, Brazil, passed away unexpectedly Jan. 16, 2011. Robyn was born Jan. 3, 1965, in Brazil, the daughter of Ronald and Bonnie (Clark) Hughes. She graduated from West Vigo High School with the class of 1983, and later attended Indiana State University...
Nathaniel Thomas Morris (01/18/11)
Alexis Morris and Adam Ter Meer, Brazil would like to announce the birth of their son, Nathaniel Thomas Morris. Nathaniel was born on Dec. 27, 2010, at 2:16 a.m., in Union Hosptial, Terre Haute. He weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces and 21 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Amy and Eric Reynolds, Brazil and Stephen Morris, North Terre Haute...
Mr. and Mrs. Clint Weddle (01/18/11)
Katherine Elizabeth French and Clint Lee Weddle were united in marriage on Aug. 14, 2010, at 7:30 p.m., in an outdoor ceremony at the Country Club of Terre Haute. Katherine is the daughter of Dr. Charles and Susan French, Brazil. She is a 2005 graduate of Northview High School and a 2009 graduate of Indiana State University with a degree in Public Relations. She is the Public Relations and Marketing Director at French Funeral Home in Brazil...
Hannah Winsted and Travis Waelbroeck (01/18/11)
Hannah Winsted and Travis Waelbroeck are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on June 10, 2011. Hannah is the daughter of Kevin and Bonnie Pierce, Brazil. Travis is the son of Alan and Cheryl Waelbroeck, Brazil.
JAIL BOOKINGS 1-19-11 (01/18/11)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Jan 14-18. Awaiting Arraignment Ledgerwood, Michael, 50 King, Mary K., 43 Gerald, Robert J., 35 Croy, Dennis, 58 Weese, James W., 39 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment...
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