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Stories from Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Just out for a ride (05/04/11)
At one point in the movie, "Forrest Gump," Gump, portrayed by Tom Hanks, decides he's going to go running. He slipped on his shoes and just took off. Along the way, while being interviewed by a reporter, he's asked why he's running. He simply said, "I just like running."...
Voter turnout down from 2007 Primary (05/04/11)
Slightly more than one-fifth of Brazil's registered voters cast a ballot in Tuesday's Municipal Primary. Out of the 5,317 voters registered in the six precincts included in the primary, a total of 1,076 ballots (20.24 percent) were cast. The turnout percentages dropped from the 2007 Municipal Primary when 23.6 percent (1,294 out of 5,483) of the registered voters went to the polls...
BPA students travel to Nationals (05/04/11)
Four outstanding Clay County business students travel to Washington D.C. to participate in a Business Professionals of America (BPA) National Leadership Conference. Three Northview High School students, and one Clay City High School student, are off to the nation's capital for the 2011 "Stand Out from the Crowd," Business Professionals of America (BPA) competition May 4-8...
Organizers extend deadline for 'Chalk It Up' (05/04/11)
There's still time to register and get a free T-shirt for an upcoming Relay For Life fundraising event. Event organizer and Key Club Sponsor Pat Krider recently told The Brazil Times, that although the original deadline has passed, artists interested in participating could still register and receive a shirt for the upcoming "Chalk It Up" fundraising event for the 2011 Clay County Relay For Life...
County fund started to help with NSP sales (05/04/11)
A county entity is helping the City of Brazil sell new homes built through the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP). During Monday's meeting of the Clay County Council, an ordinance was passed establishing a non-reverting fund for income funding collected through the NSP...
CCSD establishes Safety Seat Fitting Station (05/04/11)
To help keep children in the community safe, the Clay County Sheriff's Department has established a Permanent Child Safety Seat Fitting Station. The station is staffed by three child passenger safety technicians certified through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)...
Red Cross launches next generation of program (05/04/11)
TERRE HAUTE -- The American Red Cross Wabash Valley Chapter has announced the launch of the next generation of its CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers Program -- a five-and-a-half hour training on how to help prevent and respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies for adults, children and infants until more advanced personnel take over...
HONOR ROLLS (05/04/11)
Forest Park Elementary Kindergarten Perfect Attendance Mark Araiza, Juan Sevier, Matthew Auterson, Tristin Kunkel, Camaren Nees, Madison Wilkinson, Kennedie Bohannon, Haley Deckard, Morgan Elwell, Jillian Freeman First Grade All A's Mackenzie Crawford, Landon Fulk, Tia Gresser, Tara Pearce, Luke Pierce, Carmen Schleppy, Landon Carr, Makenna Cook, Gabe Gates, Jennessa Hancock...
Clovers tops Eels in track and field (05/04/11)
Times Staff Report CLOVERDALE -- The Clay City Eels lost a dual track and field meet at Cloverdale on Tuesday evening. The boys' team won four events, but lost 81 to 42 to the Clovers. The 3,200-relay team of Jake Tiefel, Michael Brooks, Blake Cochran and Ben Denker raced to an opening victory in 9:22 and Blake Cochran won both the 1,600 (5:04) and 3,200 (11:45). Ethan Shaw won the 300 hurdles in 45.3 and was second in the 110 hurdles with a time of 16.9...
Northview 'B' baseball team scores walk-off victory (05/04/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview 'B' baseball team earned a walk-off victory against visiting Terre Haute North, claiming a 1-0 win versus the Patriots. After struggling somewhat in his last pitching outing against Terre Haute South, Coleman Craig was rock solid for the Knights, allowing just two hits in pitching the shutout. The junior gave up just one walk and struck out five Patriot batters...
School-record falls as Northview boys win meet (05/04/11)
Times Staff Report GREENCASTLE -- Northview senior sprinter, Joel Whittington, added another school record to his list of accomplishments, breaking the 400-meter mark as the Knights won a three-way meet against Greencastle and Edgewood on Tuesday evening...
PUBLIC RECORD 5-5-11 (05/04/11)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse April 29-May 4: Clay Superior Court -- Civil JP Morgan Chase bank Vs. William B. Norris and Sally C. Norris: Mortgage Foreclosure Midland Funding Vs. Karla Buis: Civil Collections...
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