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Stories from Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Election Time (05/03/11)
Wyndham, Sneddon to face off in fall The results are in and the City of Brazil will have a new mayor in November. Brazil residents headed to the polls Tuesday for the 2011 Municipal Primary Election. Three candidates squared off against one another on the Democratic ticket with two on the Republican ticket...
Clerk, council candidates pass through (05/03/11)
Those with Mayoral aspirations were not the only ones on Tuesday's Municipal Primary Election ballot. With only straight-ticket voting permitted in the Primary, the Mayor's race was the only one contested, as those running for the clerk-treasurer position or seats on the Common Council of the City of Brazil pass through to the Municipal General Election, which takes place Tuesday, Nov. 8...
Food Service Inspections (05/03/11)
The following is a list of food inspections conducted by the Clay County Health Department for March 2011 as provided to The Brazil Times: March 2011 Food Service Inspections...
Precinct-by-precinct results (05/03/11)
MAYOR Republican Democrat Clerk-Treasurer Democrat 15 Council, At-Large Republican Democrat Council, Ward 1 Republican Democrat Council, Ward 2 Republican COUNcil, Ward 4 Republican Democrat...
LEAAP Center honored (05/03/11)
The staff of the Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers (LEAAP) Center recently earned its first recognition. The staff won the Edward N. Howard Literacy Award at the Literacy Awareness and Volunteer Recognition event, which took place April 28, at the Vigo County Public Library...
County Council says no for discretionary fund proposal (05/03/11)
The Clay County Council shot down a proposal to create a new fund Monday night. During the meeting, the council conducted the second reading of an ordinance, which would have created a Prosecutor's Discretionary Fund. The fund would have collected payment offsets through community service programs, along with a newly proposed option of allowing first-time offenders, who committed a single non-violent, non-victim misdemeanor crime, to buyout their community service time at a price of $10 per hour.. ...
Commissioners approve contracts for non-profits (05/03/11)
Two local non-profit organizations are able to receive funding from the county again. During Monday's meeting of the Clay County Commissioners, contracts were approved to allow the county to distribute funding to Clay County Search and Rescue (CCSR) and the Clay County Historical Society...
Area man arrested on charges of molestation (05/03/11)
A Clay City man was arrested amid allegations of felony child molesting Monday night. According to information provided by the Clay County Sheriff's Department, Michael Lee, 59, former resident of Florida, became a suspect in the case after several recent complaints of sexual activity between Lee and a 14-year-old female juvenile were reported to authorities...
Reunions (05/03/11)
The following is information regarding area reunions as provided to The Brazil Times: Coalmont Alumni Banquet The Coalmont Alumni Banquet will take place Saturday, May 7, for all attendees and staff of the Lewis Township School. The banquet will take place at the Shakamak School Cafetorium, Jasonville, from 4:30-9 p.m...
HONOR ROLLS (05/03/11)
Van Buren Elementary First grade All A's Alijah Abney, Cassidy Atkinson, Nathan Bryan, Brooklee Bussing, Destiny Colvin, Michaela Craig, Angel Cunagin, Emma Dickison, Felicite Draper, Maddelynn Finchum, Jacob Fowler, Chaya Hale, Caitlyn Markley, Kylie Morton, Sierra Paul, Evan Reed, Peyton Reinoehl, Amelia Ringholz, Gracie Tarr, Shayleigh Young...
CLUB NEWS (05/03/11)
Washington Township Circle Club The Washington Township Circle club met on April 14, at Rosalind Schopmeyer's home. Linda Schiele called the meeting to order at 1 p.m. The Pledge of Allegiance and the Homemaker's Creed were repeated in unison. Judy England gave the devotions of "The Glory Crown."...
Clay City shut out by No. 4 South Putnam (05/03/11)
Times Staff Report GREENCASTLE -- The Clay City girls' softball ran into a tough South Putnam team Tuesday resulting in an 8-0 loss on the road. The Eels committed four errors in the game and logged just two hits in the defeat. After struggling early, starting pitcher Whitney Jeffers, settled down in the final two innings, not allowing a hit...
Knights place third at Rea Park (05/03/11)
Times Staff Report TERRE HAUTE -- Soggy conditions were the norm at Rea Park Golf Course on Monday night as Northview played a triangular match against Terre Haute South and Linton. The Miners stayed unbeaten on the season at 9-0 in regular matches, tallying a team score of 156 to edge the Braves' score of 161. Northview was third at 189...
Knights remain unbeaten in WIC (05/03/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor TERRE HAUTE -- Northview was able to claim a Western Indiana Conference victory on the road against West Vigo on Tuesday night that counted towards the Big Four Tourney that re-convenes on Saturday. The effort was far from the Knights' sharpest of the season, as they committed five errors, but were able to escape with a 7-5 victory against the Vikings to improve to 3-0 in the WIC and 10-1 overall...
Vikings rally for walk-off baseball win over Knights (05/03/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor TERRE HAUTE -- It's hard to argue with the fact that the West Vigo Vikings just seem to have the Knights number on the baseball diamond. For six-and-two-thirds innings the Knights looked to be on the verge of claiming their first win over the Vikings since the 2006 season. However, it wasn't to be as West Vigo rallied to score twice before Scott West hit a walk-off three-run homerun to give the Vikings a 5-3 conference win over the Knights...
Dr. and Mrs. Christopher Romas (05/03/11)
Alissa Grey and Christopher Romas were united in marriage on July 10, 2010, at 4:30 p.m., at Centenary United Methodist Church in Terre Haute. Reverend Andrew Charnstrom officiated the ceremony. Alissa is the daughter of Janet Grey, Brazil, and the late Michael Grey. Christopher is the son of James and Alice Romas, Brazil...
Kristi Michelle Bell and Frederick Shawn Rolingher (05/03/11)
Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Bell, rural Brazil, are proud to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter Kristi Michelle Bell to Frederick Shawn Rolingher, son of Louise Rolingher-Reinhold and Solomon Rolingher, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada...
Alycia Lathen and David Hughes (05/03/11)
Alycia Lathen and David Hughes, along with their parents Tom and Donna Lathen of Roland, Iowa (formerly of Brazil) and Allen and DiAnne Hughes, Ord, Neb., are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Alycia attended Northview High School, and is a 2000 graduate of Roland-Story High School and received her Bachelor's Degree from the University of Iowa and her Master's Degree from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. ...
Tracey Rene Myers and Robert Lewis Anderson (05/03/11)
Lora and Mike Klein, Greencastle, are proud to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter Tracey Rene Myers to Robert Lewis Anderson on Saturday, May 7. Tracey is the granddaughter of Shirley and Mike Pollom, Brazil. Robert is the son of Lance E. Anderson, Brazil and Jennie L. Smith, Clinton; and the step-son of George W. Smith, Clinton. He is the grandson of Rose Parsley, Clinton, and Francis Anderson, Terre Haute...
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