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Stories from Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Local reacts to State Fair collapse (08/16/11)
Tyler Fischer, along with his friends and girlfriend, were excited to see Sugarland for the first time at the Indiana State Fairgrounds on Saturday. However, as they sat in the middle of the grandstand awaiting the band, they had no idea what was in store...
Recognition awarded to lactation-friendly workplaces (08/16/11)
TERRE HAUTE -- Employers in the Wabash Valley providing a lactation-friendly workplace were recognized Aug. 8, by the Wabash Breastfeeding Coalition. Nominations were sought over the past months from mothers who had returned to work in the Wabash Valley and continued to breastfeed their infants. The recognition was awarded to Bemis Corporation and Days Inn of Terre Haute for the supportive work environment provided to lactating mothers...
Old Settlers schedule (08/16/11)
The following is a list of events scheduled for the 143rd Bowling Green Old Settlers Picnic, set to take place Aug. 25-27: Thursday, Aug. 25 4 p.m.-dark -- Art, craft, flea market and food booths open, 5 p.m. -- Ribeye dinner under awning at the Community Building,...
Old Settlers Picnic to begin soon (08/16/11)
The 143rd Bowling Green Old Settlers Picnic has been scheduled for Aug. 25-27. Many activities have been scheduled to take place during the three days. On Thursday, Aug. 25, activities begin at 4 p.m., as art, craft, flea market and food booths will officially open...
Back to School! (08/16/11)
Jackson Township Elementary School third-graders Melanie Miller (above, left) and Kamryn Zadeii wait for the school's annual balloon launch Tuesday. Melanie, 8, is the daughter of Milo and Pam Miller, Brazil. Kamryn, 8, is the daughter of Diane Zadeii. Both are in Larissa Goshen's classroom. Eastside Elementary fourth-grader Donovan Cundiff (left) steps off the bus for the first day of school Tuesday. Donovan is the son of Brian and Kristi Cundiff, Brazil...
Bloomfield festival (08/16/11)
The town of Bloomfield will host its annual Apple Festival Oct. 7-8, beginning at 6 a.m. Live entertainment, food, a carnival, vendors, arts and crafts and more will be available. Free shuttle rides will be available from downtown Bloomfield to the park...
Pet Idol (08/16/11)
Readers and residents are reminded to submit photographs of their pets to The Brazil Times by Friday at noon for The Times' 2011 Pet Idol Contest. Voting in the contest begins Monday. Prizes will be awarded to the top 20 finishers. For more information, call 446-2216...
Skinner at Rotary (08/16/11)
Indiana State Senator Tim Skinner will be a featured speaker at the Rotary Club of Brazil's Wednesday, Aug. 31, meeting. The meeting will take place at the Renaissance Reception and Conference Center, 101 W. National Ave., Brazil, and is set to start at noon...
Staunton church hosts speaker (08/16/11)
Staunton First Christian Church, 101 W. Columbus St., Staunton, will host guest speaker Dr. Leonard Thompson during its Bible Study meeting Wednesday, Aug. 24. The event is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. Thompson will be on hand to discuss the religion of Islam. For example, he will discuss what the Quran teaches, the differences between Sunni and Shiites and more...
Open Houses (08/16/11)
The following list includes open houses scheduled for Clay Community Schools at this time:...
Chamber Luncheon (08/16/11)
The Clay County Chamber of Commerce will conduct its monthly meeting Tuesday, Aug. 23, at noon. The meeting will take place in the St. Vincent Clay Hospital Community Room. Chances for Indiana Youth representative Billie Kauffman will be the featured speaker...
Ice Cream! (08/16/11)
The Annual Bee Ridge Congregational Church Ice Cream Social will be Saturday, from 4-7 p.m., at the church. Homemade ice cream, hot dogs, barbecue sandwiches, chips, all kinds of pie and cake will be available.
Youth for Christ (08/16/11)
Youth for Christ celebrated their 2011-2012 year Club Kickoff by traveling to Petersburg, Ky. to spend the day at the Creation Museum. Students from Northview High School, North Clay Middle School and Clay City Jr./Sr.High School attended the Kickoff along with several area pastors, parents and volunteers. Seventy-five guest passes to the museum were graciously donated by Floyd and Anne Coates, Scottsburg...
Knights blanked by Patriots in season opening match (08/16/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview's struggles in soccer against their Vigo County counterparts at Terre Haute North continued in Tuesday's boys' opener. The Patriots scored early and often in piling up a 9-0 victory that matches the score from last year's opener between the squads...
Knights rally to sweep past Pioneers (08/16/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor MOORESVILLE -- Northview's volleyball team showed off plenty of resiliency on opening night despite playing on the road against a sectional opponent and starting three freshmen in the lineup. The Knights overcame a 24-19 deficit in the first set to win 31-29 and then rallied in both of the final two games to sweep Mooresville by a 31-29, 25-18, 25-20 score...
Lavina Katheryn Stigler McClay (08/16/11)
Lavina Katheryn Stigler McClay, 92, Tinley Park, Ill., formerly of Poland, Ind., died unexpectedly, Aug. 13, 2011. She was born Jan. 9, 1919, in Clay County, the daughter of David Stigler and Anna Tressel Stigler. She was raised in the Poland area on the family farm...
Kayla Ann Hughes (08/16/11)
Skylee, Dakota and Savannah Hughes are proud to announce the birth of their sister Kayla Ann Hughes. Kayla was born on July 23, 2011, at 8:36 p.m., at Union Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20 inches long. Proud parents are David and Stephanie Hughes...
Caesia Myers and Andrew Haltom (08/16/11)
Caesia Myers and Andrew Haltom are proud to announce their upcoming marriage on Saturday, August 20, 2011, at 4:30 p.m., at the Renaissance Banquet Center. Scot Longyear, Lead Pastor of Maryland Community Church will be officiating. Caesia and Andrew have been engaged for two years...
Shaylynn Marie Harbaugh and Jacob Robert Ooley (08/16/11)
Shaylynn Marie Harbaugh and Jacob Robert Ooley are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011, at 2:30 p.m. at the Center Point United Methodist Church. Shaylynn is the daughter of Angela and Jamie Featherston, Greencastle, and Patrick Harbaugh, Terre Haute. She attended Northview High School and will be attending Ivy Tech Community College for Nursing...
Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Buck (08/16/11)
Jerry W. and Micki S. Buck will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a Mediterranean cruise this fall. Jerry and Susie were married on Aug. 15, 1961, at the First Presbyterian Church, Brazil, with Judge Robert Stewart officiating. The Buck's have four children Betsy Calderhead, Robin and husband Jay Singer, Chris and wife Molly Buck and Beth Lawson; ten grandchildren Josh, Brittany and husband Craig, Hannah, Jared, Dakota, Connor, Chelsea, Lindsey and husband Travis, Ady and Triston; and seven great-grandchildren Owen, Cora, Cullen, Liam, Laney, Jade and Ryker.. ...
Balloons! (08/16/11)
Jackson Township Elementary School's Annual Balloon Launch
Back to School! (08/16/11)
Jaylin Paullus and other students headed back to school Tuesday. Jaylin is the daughter of Derecia and Jamie Paullus, Center Point...
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