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Stories from Tuesday, July 12, 2011

More burglaries being investigated (07/12/11)
Local authorities are investigating a rash of burglaries, which occurred in recent days. Brazil City Police Chief Larry Pierce told The Brazil Times a total of four locations have been broken into since July 8. The most recent incident occurred at approximately 4:54 a.m., Sunday, when BCPD officers were dispatched to the Eagles Lodge No. 274, 122 E. National Ave., in response to an activated security alarm...
Officials reflect on officer's death (07/12/11)
Devastating news rocked the Terre Haute Police Department Monday when it witnessed the death of one of its own. At approximately 3:27 p.m., Monday, members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force were serving a warrant at a residence along with troopers with the Indiana State Police Department and the Terre Haute Police Department...
Community Judging (07/12/11)
Fifteen-year-old Krista Sinders goes through the Community Judging process Tuesday at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds. Exhibit Hall items were brought in Tuesday during the process. Krista was taking part in the Wearable Sewing Level C. The Exhibit Hall will officially open Saturday, at noon. Krista is the daughter or Jana and Rusty Sinders, Clay City. Jason Moon Photo...
Organization ready to become member of Indiana Main Street (07/12/11)
Although not enough officers showed up for a quorum Thursday, committee members of Brazil Main Street, Inc., got together to discuss a handful of issues. Six members of the committee met at the Brazil Public Library for the organization's monthly meeting...
Photo schedule for Grand Champions at the 4-H Fair (07/12/11)
The staff at The Brazil Times wants to make sure all 4-H Grand Champions -- and others -- have their photograph taken for their accomplishments during the 2011 Clay County 4-H Fair. The Times' editorial staff has put together a schedule in order to make sure all photographs are taken, including Exhibit Hall winners and animal winners, and others...
Trustee's Office providing fans (07/12/11)
The Brazil Township Trustee's Office, 4 W. National Ave., Brazil, will be providing electric fans to those without air conditioning this summer. Fans will be provided to families with elderly residents, small children, those with breathing difficulties and families with no air conditioning...
Van Buren High School Class of 1966 (07/12/11)
The Van Buren High School Class of 1966 had their 45th class reunion on June 3, 2011, at the Lake House Restaurant in Staunton. Harper Studios took the class photo, with these members attending: (first row) Teacher Tommy Dale Thomson, Jack Brammer, Melvin Fagg, Sue Whitaker Jones, Gary Long, Janella Price Knierim, Gary Clossin and Mike Mace; (second row) Donna Fisher Kaufman, Veronica Patrick Lawson, Darlene Knox Lowe, Anna Stigler Long, Tracy Escott, Maxine Eldridge Miller, Tim Timberman, teacher Buzz Burgess, Aaron Schrader, Rick Hayes, David Summers; (third row) Sally Willison Downey, Rachel Pell Fagg, Karen Williams Passo and Nancy Slack Ploch.. ...
MILITARY NEWS (07/12/11)
Benjamin Orman Weger Benjamin Orman Weger received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis on April 14th. Weger is the son of Rachel Weger and the late Rex Weger, formerly of Brazil. He is the grandson of Docie Weger and the late Harry Weger of the West Vigo area...
UPDATE: Shooter in officer's death identified (07/12/11)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Criminal Investigation Division of the Indiana State Police Putnamville Post is continuing the investigation into the death of a Terre Haute Police Department officer Monday. Officer Brent Long was killed in the line of duty, Monday, at approximately 3:27 p.m...
UPDATE: Terre Haute officer killed in line of duty (07/12/11)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Criminal Investigation Division of the Indiana State Police Putnamville Post is continuing the investigation into the death of a Terre Haute Police Department officer Monday. Officer Brent Long, was killed in the line of duty, Monday, at approximately 3:27 p.m...
THPD officer killed in line of duty (07/12/11)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Indiana State Police Criminal Investigation Division is investigating the death of a Terre Haute City Police Officer who was shot while serving a felony theft probation warrant from Sullivan County. On Monday, at approximately 3:27 p.m., members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force were serving the warrant at a residential house that had been converted to several individual apartments located at 1812 N. 8th St., Terre Haute...
Saralu Young (07/12/11)
Saralu Young, 78, Brazil, passed away July 12, 2011, at 3:08 a.m., at Union Hospital. She was born April 8, 1933, in Indianapolis, the daughter of Frank A. Draper and Lurine Christie Draper. She graduated from Danville High School. She was born and raised a Quaker and attended the Danville Friends Meeting. On Feb. 8, 1951, Saralu was united in marriage to Robert Alden Young...
Norma Ann Bowman (07/12/11)
Norma Ann Bowman, 81, Brazil, died Monday, July 11, 2011, at Exceptional Living Center, Brazil. She was born Jan. 17, 1930, in Brazil, as the daughter of Norman E. and Annabell Phillips Barr. She was married to Clifford Bowman, who has preceded her in death, Dec. 29, 1993...
Monique Marie Richard and Phillip Nnathan Iverson (07/12/11)
Monique Marie Richard, daughter of Dennis Richard and Rita Fortner, and Phillip Nnathan Iverson, son of Becky Iverson and Michael Iverson are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011, at 11:30 a.m., at Maplewood Christian Church in Terre Haute...
Brittany Lucas and Cody Garrison (07/12/11)
Brittany Lucas and Cody Garrison are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday, July 30, 2011, at 5:30 p.m., at the Carbon Baptist Church. Brittany is the daughter of Deanna Meyer, Clay City. She is a 2007 graduate of Northview High School and a 2009 graduate of Ivy Tech Community College. She is a daycare owner...
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Robison (07/12/11)
Joseph and Arnetta Robison, Freelandville, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary, with an open house on Sunday, July 24, 2011, from 1-5 p.m., at the Freelandville Community Hall, U.S. Hwy. 157, Freelandville. Joe and Arnetta were married on July 23, 1961, at the United Methodist Church in West Baden...
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