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Stories from Thursday, May 5, 2011

Community Notes (05/05/11)
The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: Notification The City of Brazil is setting up an e-mail notification system for water-related happenings, such as boil orders. To sign up for the notification, contact the Water Office at 448-1539, or e-mail brazilwater@brazil.in.gov...
Boil Order lifted (05/05/11)
The most recent boil order issued for Brazil, Carbon, Center Point, Harmony and Knightsville was lifted at 4 p.m., Thursday. The order had been issued April 28, after officials with the Brazil City Water Department discovered leaks in three 1-inch lines along Lenox Street, between Sycamore and Davis Streets, while working on the distribution system in preparation of upcoming road paving...
National Day of Prayer (05/05/11)
Deb Raderstorf (above, left) and Mona Mager were two of more than 50 attendees at the National Day of Prayer event at the Clay County Courthouse Thursday. Clay County Commissioner Paul Sinders opened the event, before coordinator Jodi Lohrman suggested all to form in a circle and begin praying. Harp player Dave Henry (right) performed during the National Day of Prayer Thursday...
Student with Brazil ties to speak at ISU (05/05/11)
An Indiana State University graduate with Brazil connections will deliver the commencement speech at the Hulman Center Saturday, May 7. Graduating senior Annie Smith began attending ISU to play Division I soccer and earn a degree in public relations. But four years later, she has left an indelible mark on campus by getting involved in many philanthropic activities...
Annual Brazil Times' Fun Fair set for Saturday (05/05/11)
The Brazil Times, in conjunction with the Brazil Elks Club and Riddell National Bank, will conduct its annual Fun Fair Saturday. The event will run from 1-5 p.m., and will take place on Sherfey Street between Riddell National Bank and the Elks Club...
Northview set to host 'Junkyard Jam' May 21 (05/05/11)
The annual Northview High School "Junkyard Jam," a percussion concert and clinic for area youth, will take place at the high school auditorium Saturday, May 21, at 7 p.m. The performance is open to the public and admission is $2. The concert will feature members of the Northview percussion section and area K-8 students, who have pre-registered and participate in the clinic, which will take place prior to the concert...
Time for music! (05/05/11)
Country and Western music will be offered Saturday at the Clay County Senior Citizens Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil. The public is invited. Sandwiches, soft drinks and desserts will be available for purchase. The doors open at 6 p.m., and music will be performed from 7:30-9 p.m...
Program (05/05/11)
The Little Historic Church at Carbon will conduct its today program this week. There will be a pitch-in dinner at 6 p.m., with the program starting at 7. All are invited to attend. This month, entertainment will be provided by the Community Choir, with the Cantata, "I Know My Redeemer Lives."...
Open house (05/05/11)
Crisis Pregnancy Center Staff, Board Member Joe Gormong, (from left) Director of Client Services Ann Coker and Peer Counselor Jessica Jude hosted an open house Thursday, to raise awareness of the center's services. According to Gormong, the center provides "free confidential services for men and women in relation to pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases. ...
NCMS, NHS cheerleaders set up fundraiser (05/05/11)
Cheerleaders with both North Clay Middle School and Northview High School will conduct a Longaberger Basket Bingo event Thursday, May 12, at Kennedy's Crossing Bingo Hall. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and Bingo begins at 6:30. Cost is $15 in advance or $20 at the door. Extra cards will be available for $5...
Center to host dinner (05/05/11)
The Staunton Community Center will serve a chicken noodle dinner May 20. Serving time is 4-7 p.m., or until food runs out. Cost for the meal is $8 for adults and $5 for children. The meal will include chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, slaw, green beans, homemade yeast rolls and dessert...
Reunions (05/05/11)
The following is information regarding area reunions as provided to The Brazil Times: Coalmont Alumni Banquet The Coalmont Alumni Banquet will take place Saturday, 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. Dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m., and will cost $10 per person...
Donations being accepted (05/05/11)
Clay County Samaritan's Purse is currently in the process of accepting donations for those in need of items in the south after recent tornadoes affected the area. Items requested include bottled water, non-perishable food items, blankets, clothing, diapers and baby items...
Golf Scramble scheduled (05/05/11)
The first Frontier Communications Golf Scramble will take place Saturday, May 14, at the Forest Park Golf Course. Entry fee is $65 per person. The scramble will follow four-person formats. Lunch will take place at noon and tee time is set for 1 p.m...
Upcoming Relay Events (05/05/11)
The following are some of the upcoming events taking place in conjunction with the 2011 Clay County American Cancer Society's Relay For Life event, scheduled for May 14-15, at the YMCA of Clay County, as provided to The Brazil Times: The DVD includes pictures and video of all the fun and entertainment provided by the basketball players, band, cheerleaders, dancers, contestants and more. The complete basketball game is also on the DVD...
YMCA to participate in summer food program (05/05/11)
The YMCA of Clay County, 225 E. Kruzan St., Brazil, will participate in the Summer Food Service Program. Free meals will be available to all children 18-under and to persons 18-over who are enrolled in a state-approved educational program for the mentally or physically disabled...
Try this crispy baked chicken for Mother's Day (05/05/11)
Here is a classic healthy baked chicken recipe with crunch and flavor to celebrate mom on Sunday. Ingredients Add pepper and Mrs. Dash to taste. Directions Preheat oven to 400-degrees. Using aluminum foil, line an ovenproof pan large enough to hold chicken without pieces touching. Spray with cooking spray...
Missing Putnam County kayaker found dead (05/05/11)
REELSVILLE -- A missing Putnam County kayaker has been found dead, more than two weeks after he initially went missing. Putnam County Sheriff's Department chief deputy Doug Nally said the body of David Pritchett, 48, was found in the Reelsville area. Nally said that Department of Natural Resources conservation officers found the body while they searched using boats...
Senior seminar set for May 17 (05/05/11)
TERRE HAUTE -- Senior citizens account for close to 12 percent of the United States population, but according to the Retirement Industry Trust Association, more than 35 percent of all senior citizens fall victim to fraud. Each year, Terre Haute-based Senior Education Ministries, Inc., makes it their mission to educate seniors and help reduce the statistic...
United Way to host C.A.R.E. event (05/05/11)
TERRE HAUTE -- United Way of the Wabash Valley will conduct its fifth Campaign Appreciation and Recognition Event (C.A.R.E.) Wednesday, in Dede II at Indiana State University's Hulman Memorial Student Union. The event will begin at 10 a.m., and conclude at 11...
Bin Laden death spurs terror reminder for state (05/05/11)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Many have expressed concern for an increased likeliness of terrorist activity as a result of Osama bin Laden's death May 1, 2011. While there are presently no threats known for the State of Indiana, it is reasonable for all citizens to continue to remain vigilant and alert for activity that looks out of place or otherwise suspicious...
USDA issues (05/05/11)
INDIANAPOLIS -- USDA's Indiana Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Julia Wickard recently issued a reminder for producers that June 1, 2011, is the deadline for enrolling in the 2011 Direct and Counter-Cyclical Program (DCP) or Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) Program...
Northview 'C' baseball team tops Terre Haute North (05/05/11)
Times Staff Report The Northview 'C' baseball team won a thrilling decision over Terre Haute North on Wednesday night, scoring on a wildpitch in the bottom of the fifth inning to claim a 3-2 victory. The Patriots scored both of their runs in the first inning on three walks and a single off of Northview starting pitcher, Tanner Wilson. ...
Northview tennis team wins over WIC foe (05/05/11)
Times Staff Report ELLETSVILLE -- The Northview girls' tennis team picked up a victory on the road against Edgewood by a 4-1 score. The Knights swept the singles in straight sets, but each match was tight. Kaci Kehrt corralled a 6-1, 6-4 victory against Shelby Williamson in the No. 1 spot and Miranda Brossman scored a 6-4, 6-2 victory at No. 2 singles. In the No. 3 singles match, Briana Cook secured a 6-1, 6-2 victory against the Mustangs' Shelby Vaughn...
Tiefel leads Eels to 10-run rule win (05/05/11)
By MATT MCKINNEY Times Staff Reporter CLAY CITY -- Clay City junior Jake Tiefel took over Thursday night for the Eels as they won against Union in six innings, 11-1. Tiefel pitched all six innings, only allowing one hit with eight strikeouts. He also succeeded at the plate, going 4-for-4 with a RBI...
North Clay track wins four-way meet (05/05/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The North Clay track and field team got an outstanding team effort laced with great individual performances to win a four-way meet at home on Thursday night. The boys' team rang up 104 points to top second-place Clay City's score of 45. Riverton Parke was third with 23 points followed by South Vermillion's 22...
Knights softball wins; golf falls on the road (05/05/11)
Times Staff Report BLOOMINGTON -- Northview's softball team hit the road Thursday and came home victorious after a 4-2 victory against Bloomington North. The Knights fell behind 1-0 after the opening inning as the Cougars scored off Northview starting pitcher Sarah Phillips. However, she settled in and held the Bloomington North to just one more run over the next six innings...
Mildred L. Neese (05/05/11)
Mildred L. Neese, 92, Logansport, passed away at 3:15 p.m., Wednesday, May 4, 2011, in Miller's Merry Manor. She was born Sept. 14, 1918, in Clay County, the daughter of Homer and Ada Bandy. She was married Aug. 8, 1938, in Greencastle, to William C. Neese, who preceded her in death March 21, 2000...
Public Record (05/05/11)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during May 3-4. Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Hillenburg Jr., John Wayne, 19 Sims, Michael, 46 Moore, David T., 19, Tartar, Jeremy, 27 Baker, Harold Anthony, 52...
Mushrooms in abundance (05/05/11)
Whether it's a few or a lot, if it's a batch -- it's a spring celebration. What is your favorite way to fix mushrooms? I was brought up loving fried mushrooms -- soaked in salt water, dipped in equal parts of milk and egg, tossed in flour with a little salt (dropped into "good 'ole grease, heated to about 375-degrees), fried until just right and drained on newspaper...
Don't forget about farmers (05/05/11)
The weather is warming up, but unfortunately, the rain is not staying away. If the rain would eventually stop falling and the fields dry out, the countryside would take on a new appearance. That new appearance would be due to farmers finally being able to get out into the fields and get to work. There are several that have started in the fields, but some are still holding off, waiting for the nice, dry weather to be here...
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