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Stories from Thursday, January 27, 2011

Area buildings coming to life under new ownership (01/27/11)
A new year springs new hope for some of the buildings on the west side of National Avenue. Recently, The Brazil Times contacted the owners of some of the buildings, many of which have sat vacant for a number of years, to inquire about their future plans...
Students deliver on 'Random Acts of Kindness' (01/27/11)
For the fourth year in a row, certain students at North Clay Middle School participated in Random Acts of Kindness. Each year, sixth- and seventh-grade students are assigned the homework of doing one random act of kindness during Winter Break. Each year, students write a report describing their act, how it made them feel and the reaction of the person who received the kindness...
Meeting set (01/27/11)
The Harmony Town Council will conduct a meeting at 7 p.m., Tuesday. The regular meeting will take place in conjunction with the intent to inform the public of pursuing a grant to help erect a tornado siren at the community center. The meeting will take place at the Harmony Community Center...
Indoor sale! (01/27/11)
Lady Knights of Annunciation Church will conduct an Indoor Yard Sale at Kennedy's Crossing Bingo Hall Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011, from 8 a.m.-1 p.m., to benefit the church and community service projects. Breakfast and lunch will be available. Tables are $10 each for vendors...
Account set up to help pay for medical expenses (01/27/11)
Brenda (Brown) Neese was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in 2008. She is married to Chuck and they reside in Carbon. Chuck is employed with Great Dane Trailers and Brenda is unable to work at this time, but was last employed with Union Hospital until her health began failing...
Prom meeting slated at Northview (01/27/11)
All parents that currently have juniors enrolled at Northview High School are encouraged to attend a meeting to discuss post prom, Tuesday, at 7:30 p.m. The meeting will take place at the high school in room 214. Just follow the signs to the room. Those who aren't able to attend the meeting but wish to be involved in planning are urged to contact Amy Taylor (448-2661, Ext. 1507) or Lindsey Rost (Ext. 1494)...
Community Notes (01/27/11)
The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: Available The 2011 Clay County Aspiring Artist Calendars are currently available. Those interested in purchasing a calendar should call The Brazil Times at 446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m...
Eel River Bridge reopens (01/27/11)
The Eel River Bridge is open once again, earlier than scheduled. Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) officials announced the bridge on State Road 42 just west of Poland, which is located approximately seven miles east of State Road 59, would reopen to motorists Wednesday evening by 6 p.m...
Organization receives hefty award (01/27/11)
Indiana's Kids First Trust Fund Board announced a $500,000 award to Healthy Families Indiana (HFI) during its last meeting. When matched dollar-per-dollar by the HFI agencies, this award will result in a $1 million influx of funding for programs that are designed to strengthen families by preventing child abuse and neglect, childhood health problems and juvenile delinquency...
Maple Center to conduct fundraiser (01/27/11)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Maple Center for Integrative Health is inviting the public to its annual fundraiser from 7-11 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 12, at the Ohio Building, 670 Ohio St., Terre Haute. Music, hors d'oeuvres and fine wines, juices and chocolates will be available...
Letter: Pence won't seek White House (01/27/11)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- U.S. Rep. Mike Pence of Indiana said Thursday he will not seek the Republican nomination for president in 2012. Pence ruled out a White House bid in a letter sent to supporters that also fueled speculation he is instead planning a run for governor...
IASWCD elects new officers for 2011 (01/27/11)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Four new conservationists will lead the Indiana Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts (IASWCD) for the coming year. They were elected by delegates at the organization's annual business meeting recently. Knox County resident Ray McCormick was selected the new president of the IASWCD...
Bird workshop set for Feb. 15 (01/27/11)
The Great Backyard Bird Count Workshop will take place from 7-8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 15, at the Mooresville Public Library Community Room, 220 W. Harrison St., Mooresville. The workshop is free, but pre-registration is required. Those interested in attending should pre-register by Feb. 9...
North Clay splits with St. Patrick Irish (01/27/11)
The North Clay seventh- and eighth-grade girls' basketball squads played two games Thursday night against the St. Patrick Irish, each with completely different outcomes. The seventh-grade lost 58-12, but the eighth-grade won their game, 33-23. Things could not have started out worse for the seventh-graders in the first game...
Miller signs to continue golf career with Pomeroys (01/27/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview senior Hayley Miller is relatively new to the game of golf, but she's made the most of her short time in the sport and will continue to play at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for the Pomeroys next season. Miller took up the sport just three years ago when she joined the Northview program under coach Josh Trout. What she's accomplished in such a short time is what Trout finds especially amazing...
Ruth Eleanor Buck Saybor (01/27/11)
Ruth Eleanor Buck Saybor, 90, Terre Haute, formerly of Brazil, died Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011, at Davis Garden Health Care in Terre Haute. She was born June 7, 1920, in Brazil, as the daughter of McMillan Houston and Ruth Amelia Ericson Johnson II. Following graduation from Brazil High School, she graduated from Indiana State Teacher's College...
Public Record (01/27/11)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Jan. 25-27: Awaiting Arraignment Bowles, Brandi L., 26 Speck, William R., 22 Stultz, William E., 40 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Martin, Jeremy B., 28...
Champions of the 'Big Trees' (01/27/11)
The Indiana Department of Natural Resources-Division of Forestry maintains Indiana's records on the state's largest native trees. The Indiana Big Tree Register (2010) has recently been published. When reviewing this publication and comparing it to the last edition, you will see that some of the champions have come tumbling down...
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