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Stories from Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Clay County 8U All-Star team wins season finale (08/30/11)
Times Staff Report The Clay County 8U All-Star baseball team recently completed its season by knocking off the host team to win the championship of the Ellettsville Fury Finale. The Clay County squad had an impressive season overall, posting a 33-7 overall record and made the championship game in six of the seven tournaments that it participated in over the course of the year. ...
Choral boosters to sell corsages (08/30/11)
The Northview Knights Choral Boosters will be selling homecoming corsages Friday, Sept. 2, at the football game to raise money for the Northview and North Clay choirs. Those interested may purchase a handmade, silk corsage for $10. Ribbons and trinkets are available to personalize the corsage for 25 cents each...
Demolition contract accepted (08/30/11)
On Monday, the Clay County commissioners met for a special meeting involving the contract for the demolition of the old jail. At the beginning of the meeting, the commissioners accepted the contract with Arexco Inc., Spencer, for $38,450 for the demolition of the old jail...
City council meets on zoning (08/30/11)
The city council met Tuesday night to discuss matters concerning planning and zoning. Discussed at the meeting was a proposed two-mile buffer zone around the city limits and areas within city limits that are not yet zoned. Sue Beesley, from Bingham McHale law firm, Indianapolis, spoke at the meeting, and said she had never seen areas that weren't zoned within a town's city limits...
Classes starting (08/30/11)
The Adult Basic Education classes will begin again Tuesday, Sept. 6. The classes will be available Monday-Thursday, from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., and 4-6 p.m. The classes cover adult basic education, GED preparation and beginning and refresher courses in reading, writing and math...
Skatepark donations (08/30/11)
Donations for the Clay Community Skatepark may be sent to The Clay Community Parks Association, Inc., Attn: Clay Community Skatepark, PO Box 308, Brazil, Ind., 47834.
Commission to meet (08/30/11)
The Clay County Redevelopment Commission will meet today, at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will take place at the Clay County Courthouse Commissioner's Courtroom.
Handicapable Camp scheduled Sept. 9-11 (08/30/11)
Handicapable Camp, Inc., recently announced camp will take place Sept. 9-11, at Bradford Woods in southern Indiana. Handicapable Camp, Inc., provides outdoor recreation and overnight camping for approximately 100 physically, mentally and emotionally handicapped people each year...
Area schools take part in label project (08/30/11)
Campbell's labels for education and boxtops for education are two programs most elementary schools participate in where they earn products or equipment for individual schools by submitting the UPC part of Campbell products or the Boxtop coupon from General Mills products...
Club to recognize 'Soccer Month' (08/30/11)
Brazil's Clay Youth Soccer Club will take part in a national celebration this month, recognizing the fourth "Youth Soccer Month." Interest in the sport of soccer is at its highest level ever in the United States, with more than 19 million children ages 6-19, participating regularly. In fact, more children are participating in organized soccer than peewee football, youth basketball or Little League baseball...
New staff joins rural health center (08/30/11)
Clay Community Rural Health Center and Dr. Charles French recently welcomed new staff members Dr. Dany Boulos and Carrie Cunningham. Dr. Boulos completed his residency at Union Hospital Family Practice Center in July. He is interested in medical research, chronic disease management and will be involved in caring for patients when admitted to St. Vincent Clay Hospital...
Club News (08/30/11)
Tri-County Club The Tri-County Club met on Wednesday, July 13 at the Zion Church in Poland. The hostesses were Donna Rubeck and Linda Rushton who served a delicious meal, featuring pork tenderloin barbecue. Fifteen members answered roll call by naming their favorite author...
Reunions (08/30/11)
The following is information regarding area reunions as provided to The Brazil Times: Urbain Reunion The Urbain reunion will take place Saturday, at noon. Plates, napkins, glasses, tea, lemonade and table service will be provided. Those attending are asked to bring a well-filled basket...
Community Notes (08/30/11)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Story Hour Story Hour will resume at the Brazil Public Library. Children interested in reading with songs, crafts and stories are encouraged to attend. Registration for story hour begins Sept. 6, for children ages 3-5, and will be on a first-come, first-serve basis...
Tractor-trailer overturns on I-70 (08/30/11)
PUTNAM COUNTY -- At approximately 7:50 a.m., Tuesday, Indiana State Police troopers were dispatched to the westbound lanes of Interstate-70 near the 29-mile marker for a one vehicle crash involving a tractor-trailer. The crash resulted in no injuries...
Braves sweep Knights in tennis (08/30/11)
Times Staff Report TERRE HAUTE -- The Terre Haute South boys' tennis team lost just four points in a 5-0 sweep of Northview on Tuesday night. Northview's best match came at No. 2 doubles as Alex Coughanowr and Devin Clark won three points in a 6-2, 6-1 loss to the Braves' Rodney Lockman and Alex Barksdale. In the other doubles match, Dillon Reynolds and Skyler Holifield lost a 6-0, 6-0 match...
Tracey A. Geary (08/30/11)
Tracey A. Geary, 53, Poland, died at Methodist Hospital Monday, Aug. 29, from complications of Diabetes. He was born Jan. 22, 1958, in Elwood, Ind., and graduated from Western High School in 1976. He enjoyed music of various kinds and talk radio, and he followed the Colts. He also had a talent for writing poetry and short stories...
Thomas Michael Nugent (08/30/11)
Thomas Michael Nugent, 36, Terre Haute, passed away at 12:40 a.m., on Monday, Aug. 29, 2011, in Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He was born in Terre Haute on Nov. 6, 1974, to John F. Nugent and Nancy D. Bush Nugent. He was employed as a salesman for EBC Inc...
Lincoln Shane Joshua Schwartz (08/30/11)
Ruth Schwartz is proud to announce the birth of her son Lincoln Shane Joshua Schwartz. Lincoln weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces and was 21 inches long. Proud grandparents are Vanessa Moore and Vicki Schwartz, and proud aunt is Erin Schwartz.
Ambessa Eyasu Rau (08/30/11)
SuSheela Rao, Indianapolis, is proud to announce the birth of her second son, Ambessa Eyasu Rau. Ambessa was born on Aug. 5, 2011, at 10:22 a.m. at Community Hospital North. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and was 22 inches long. Ambessa was welcomed home by his brother Esphono Eyasu Gaberkisden, 16 months old...
Traxston William Dean (08/30/11)
Savanna Bryan and Cody Dean are proud to announce the birth of their son, Traxston William Dean. Traxston was born on Aug. 9, 2011, at 11:57 p.m. at Union Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce and was 21 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Brad and Arlene Bryan...
Whitney Sue Moore and Ethan James Reece (08/30/11)
Whitney Sue Moore and Ethan James Reece are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at 6:30 p.m. at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology - White Chapel. Whitney is the daughter of Gary and Donetta Moore, Center Point. She is a 2007 graduate of Clay City High School and a graduate of Long's School of Cosmetology. She is employed at Fiesta Salons, Brazil...
Mr. and Mrs. Rick Wetnight (08/30/11)
Rick and Sonya Wetnight recently celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 15, 1986.
Mr. and Mrs. Ron Rodgers (08/30/11)
Ron and Marlene Rodgers will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house hosted by their children on Sept. 17, from 1-4 p.m. at the Knightville Community Center. Ron and Marlene were married on Sept. 15, 1961, at the Knightsville United Methodist Church...
Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Cox (08/30/11)
Wayne and Jean Cox, Plainfield, formerly of Brazil, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house hosted by their children on Sept. 10, from 5-8 p.m. at the Amo Community Building, Amo. Wayne and Jean were married on September 8, 1961, at the Penial United Methodist Church, Brazil...
Public Record (08/30/11)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Aug. 25-29: Clay Circuit Court -- Civil Heather Keyt Vs. Jeremy Bunten: Miscellaneous Civil Palmer Leasing Group Vs. Otto R. Harms: Civil Collections Brandon Withers Vs. Patrina Withers: Domestic Relations...
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