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Stories from Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Clay County 15's stay up late to win the state (07/26/11)
Times Staff Report NEW CASTLE -- The Clay County 15-year-old Babe Ruth All-Star baseball team played late and traveled many miles over the course of the state championship tournament in New Castle. However, it was all worth it as the team edged Batesville by a 4-3 score in an 11-inning marathon that ended close to midnight on Sunday evening...
Avenue changing ownership (07/26/11)
A local company is undergoing some big changes, including its name. Effective Aug. 1, NewWave Communications will officially assume responsibility for providing cable television, Internet and phone service from Avenue Broadband in Southeastern Illinois and Southern Indiana, including Brazil...
Local National Night Out set for Aug. 2 (07/26/11)
A national event will have some added features locally. Brazil City Police Chief Larry Pierce told The Brazil Times area residents are invited to National Night Out, which will take place from 5-9 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 2. It is the 28th year for the national event, and the fourth locally. The first three were at the YMCA of Clay County, but the location has changed...
Annual Chamber Golf Scramble set (07/26/11)
The annual Clay County Chamber of Commerce Golf Scramble will take place Friday, Sept. 16, at Forest Park Golf Course. Lunch is planned for noon with a 1 p.m., shotgun start. All proceeds from the tournament will go to benefit the Chamber of Commerce...
LEAAP Center partners with Ivy Tech for classes (07/26/11)
Ivy Tech Community College -- Wabash Valley, will offer classes in Clay County again beginning Aug. 22. The fall 2011 schedule has been expanded to include a variety of classes that will be offered at the Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers (LEAAP) Center, 501 E. Jackson St., Brazil, or North Clay Middle School...
Meeting set (07/26/11)
The Brazil Board of Public Works will conduct a meeting at 10 a.m., Thursday, in Brazil City Council Chambers. General business will be discussed. There will also be old city cell phones deemed surplus and made available for purchase by the public. The public is welcome to attend the meeting...
Legion to meet (07/26/11)
Members of the American Legion Post 2 will meet Thursday at the V.F.W. Post No. 1127 meeting hall. The board will meet at 6 p.m., with the regular meeting scheduled for 7.
Teen Program (07/26/11)
The Brazil Public Library will host a teen program Wednesday. The event, for youth 10-older, will run from 6-7:30 p.m. Those attending will be able to learn how to keep summer memories handy in a scrapbook accordion-style photo album. Cost is $4 to attend...
Fundraiser scheduled (07/26/11)
The Northview High School Band Boosters will sponsor a fundraiser for the Marching Knights Saturday, Aug. 20. The event, an all-you-can-eat (and catch) pancake breakfast, known nationally as "Chris Cakes." Tickets may be purchased in advance beginning Aug. 1, at the band office or by calling 812-230-8262 or 812-240-1472...
Reunions (07/26/11)
The following is information regarding area reunions as provided to The Brazil Times: Brazil High School Class of 1976 The Brazil High School Class of 1976 will conduct its 35th class reunion at the Lake House Restaurant near Staunton. The reunion will be Aug. 6...
College News (07/26/11)
Butler University INDIANAPOLIS -- On May 14, 2011 in historic Hinkle Fieldhouse, Butler University granted degrees to 811 undergraduate and graduate students. Dr. Bobby Fong, in his final commencement as president of Butler University, provided the keynote address...
Technifab Products announces promotions (07/26/11)
Technifab Products, Inc., recently announced two new employees and a promotion in the sales department. Christopher W. Gibbs, a Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology graduate, recently joined Technifab, as a Cryogenic Engineer. His previous experience included work at a carbon fiber fabricator and a motorsports firm, along with projects while at Rose-Hulman to measure frictional factors in cylindrical pipe and developing solutions for a manufacturer's sputtering problem...
Post 346 earns regional championship (07/26/11)
Times Staff Report LAFAYETTE -- It may have taken a little longer than they expected, but members of the Wayne Newton Post 346 American Legion baseball team will play for the state championship. Post 346 had to wait for Kokomo to finish its game against Crawfordsville, which was interrupted twice, once by lightning and then by rain. Kokomo eventually defeated Crawfordsville early on Monday before Post 346 defeated Kokomo 8-1 in the championship game...
Lincoln Scot Maybaugh (07/26/11)
Logan Maybaugh and Ashley Purcell are proud to announce the birth of their son, Lincoln Scot Maybaugh. Lincoln was born on April 20, 2011, at 12:06 p.m., at Union Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 21 inches long. Proud grandparents are James and Chantel Purcell, and Delena Stewart...
Lanie Elizabeth Robinson (07/26/11)
Brandon and Victoria Robinson, Brazil, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Lanie Elizabeth Robinson. Lanie was born May 16, 2011, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. She weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. First time maternal grandparents are Randy and Debbie Knox, Center Point...
Trey Christopher Pell (07/26/11)
Brady and Heather Pell are proud to announce the birth of their son, Trey Christopher Pell. Trey was born on July 9, 2011, at 1:06 p.m., at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. He weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Jim and Jerri Fisher, Brazil. Great-grandparents are Gerald and Agnes Hoggatt and the late Bill and Zilla Fry. Step-great-grandparents and Jim and Lois Fisher...
Mr. and Mrs. Austin Brewer (07/26/11)
Mr. and Mrs. Kris Wakeford, Chicago, and Mr. and Mrs. Michael Brewer, Brazil, would like to announce the marriage of their children, Morgan and Austin Brewer. Morgan and Austin were married May 14, 2011, in Danville, Ill. The couple now reside in Terre Haute...
Megan Bryce Tetidrick and Thomas Edward Lucas (07/26/11)
Megan Bryce Tetidrick and Thomas Edward Lucas are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage Aug. 5, 2011, at 6:30 p.m. at the Carbon Baptist Church. Megan is the daughter of Pamela Raines and John Tetidrick. She is a 2006 graduate of Northview High School, and is attending Harrison College working toward a Bachelor's degree in Business Management and Marketing. She is employed at Ashcroft and Oak Jewelers, Terre Haute...
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