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Stories from Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Local man in 'Passion In The Park' (04/19/11)
TERRE HAUTE -- The community is invited to experience the emotional final days of Jesus Christ's life this weekend during the Easter presentation of "Passion In The Park" at Fairbanks Park, Terre Haute. Brazil resident Les Rivera performs the role of a lifetime, acting out Christ's betrayal, trial, beating/flogging, crucifixion and triumph over the grave on Easter morning...
Tax statements found on road (04/19/11)
Clay County Treasurer Debbie James recently informed The Brazil Times of several tax statements that were found in the Twin Beach area. James told The Times a local resident found approximately seven tax statements in the area and brought them back to the Treasurer's Office...
Candidate hopes to bring 'fresh perspective' (04/19/11)
I am Tyler W. Hutcheson and I'm running for Brazil City Council At-Large. I am currently employed at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College as the Technical Director/Stage Manager for the Department of Music and Theater. I am a lifelong resident of Brazil and have been involved with several community projects and organizations...
Polling locations for residents annexed into the City of Brazil (04/19/11)
With the 2009 annexation of properties by the City of Brazil, several residences are now able to vote in the Municipal Primary and General Elections. Voters at these addresses are presently registered in the Brazil 5 precinct, but will vote in the following precincts and locations for the 2011 Municipal Elections...
Hailstones! (04/19/11)
After Mother Nature's wrath passed through Clay County, Brazil residents Scott and April Cooksey took photos of the numerous hailstones in the front yard of their home on North Chicago Ave Tuesday morning. More rain is expected to arrive in the area this weekend. Courtesy Photo...
Knights edge Clovers and Lakers at Forest Park Golf Course (04/19/11)
By MATT MCKINNEY Times Staff Reporter Thanks to a close couple of shots, the Northview boy's golf team came away with a win Monday afternoon against Cloverdale and Shakamak with a team score of 163. The Knights' number one, Larry Knight, shot a team-high 38, including a two-shot on hole 5. Brad Smith came in second for Northview with a score of 40. Jacob Musgrave shot a 43, Dylan Nesty scored a 45, Drew Atkinson shot a 44 and Austen Bowen scored a 42...
Local sports postponements (04/19/11)
Inclement weather has forced some postponements and cancellations in the local sports slates. Northview's track meet against Riverton Parke and South Vermillion has been cancelled. The girl's tennis match against Rockville at Rose-Hulman has been postponed until Wednesday at 5 p.m...
'Tumble For A Cure' (04/19/11)
Tumble Express Gymnastics will be having a "Tumble For A Cure" event 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, April 30. All ages are encouraged to come out and take a tumble or two for a cure. Participants are encouraged to collect pledges to help sponsor the $20 registration fee (which includes a T-shirt)...
Birthday (04/19/11)
Wanda Conrad Wanda Conrad will be celebrating her 90th birthday on May 4. Born and raised in Lawrenceville, Ill. She graduated from St. Mary's Hospital, Evansville as a Registered Nurse. She worked in Evansville as an OB nurse, and as a private nurse in Bedford. For many years she was also employed at St. Anthony's Hospital and Regional Hospital, Terre Haute...
HONOR ROLL (04/19/11)
Cornerstone Christian Academy First grade All A's Makayla Beasley, Mason Bledsoe, Vincent Bonomo, Raelee Everhart, Eli Gurchiek, Rylie Head, Courtney Jones, Megan Stagg, Zachary Steele, Raimey Vitz, Rylie Vitz All A's and B's Emily Dawson, Cheyenne Donathan, Kyler Edington, Alijah Findley, Myriam Hagemier, Cora Summers, Grace Summers...
CLUB NEWS (04/19/11)
Tri Kappa Associate Beta Group The Tri Kappa Associate Beta Group of Brazil met on Monday, April 4, at 6:30 p.m. in the basement of the United Methodist Church, Brazil. A delicious dinner of two soups, chicken salad on croissants, cheese dip with crackers and cakes for dessert were served by the Sarah Circle women of the church...
Racing winner (04/19/11)
Noah Atkinson, 6 years old, recently won the Nationals for his age group in the BMX Race Teams, Indianapolis. This is Noah's first year racing. He is the son of Brian Atkinson and the late Beth Ann Kittle Atkinson.
Little Historic Church at Carbon (04/19/11)
The Little Historic Church at Carbon will have their Friday program on April 29. There will be a pitch-in dinner at 6 p.m., with the program at 7 p.m. This month the entertainment will be provided by the P150. Everyone is invited to attend.
Scholarship offered (04/19/11)
The Clay County Extension Homemakers are offering a scholarship for Clay County students. They have extended a wider eligibility for students. Guidance counselors at Northview, Clay City and Shakamak high schools have the applications and qualifications for eligibility...
Akers to become an Eastern Illinois Panther (04/19/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Countless hours of hard work in basketball gymnasiums around the country along with innumerable time spent working in the weight room has paid off for 2009 Northview High School graduate, Austin Akers. On April 13, Akers signed his Division I letter-of-intent to join the Eastern Illinois Panthers following a decorated two-year stint at Olney Central Junior College. Akers signed on the first day of the spring signing period...
Clay City baseball wins; Patriots top Knights in girls' tennis (04/19/11)
Times Staff Report SOLSBERRY -- Clay City earned its season victory of the season and improved to 2-1 in the Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference with a 6-5 victory on the road at Eastern (Greene) on Monday. Brylan Jones hit a game-winning double in the seventh inning and got the pitching victory in relief of Kole Smith...
Knights pound out 'B' team baseball win at Owen Valley (04/19/11)
Times Staff Report SPENCER -- The Northview 'B' baseball team brought out their thumping sticks Monday night at Owen Valley. The Knights pounded out a 24-hit attack, including a pair of grand slams on the way to a 31-1 romp over the Patriots. Northview scored in each of the five innings, including 19 runs over the first two innings of the victory that improved them to 3-2 overall...
Lou Plessinger Ryan (04/19/11)
Lou Plessinger Ryan, 53, Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away, April 18, 2011, at North Kansas City Hospital. Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Friday, April 22, 2011, at McGilley-Antioch Chapel, with burial in Mt. Moriah Terrace Park Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:30-8:30 p.m., Thursday, April 21, 2011, at the Chapel...
Mr. and Mrs. Larry Persinger (04/19/11)
Larry and Rita Persinger, Brazil, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on April 23, 2011, from 2-5 p.m., at the Harmony Community Center. Larry and Rita were married on April 14, 1961, at St. Patrick's Church, Terre Haute. Rita is the former Miss Fisher...
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