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Stories from Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Choral Boosters host spaghetti dinner (10/05/11)
Community members are invited to attend a production filled with secular, sacred and "goofy" musical numbers in the Northview High School auditorium Sunday, Oct. 9. The Knights Choral Boosters will be hosting the 2nd annual Fall Spaghetti Dinner along with the Choral Showcase...
Council approves 10-year abatement (10/05/11)
The Clay County Council approved a 10-year tax abatement Monday during their monthly meeting. At last month's meeting, Brazil Family Medicine, Dr. David Breitweiser's family practice, requested to designate an area within Clay County as an economic revitalization area for the purpose of a ten-year real property tax abatement to construct a new medical facility...
Park closed (10/05/11)
Due to paving of roads in Forest Park, the park will be closed Oct. 18-21. There will be no through traffic allowed. For further information, call 443-2221.
Meeting canceled (10/05/11)
The Brazil City Park Board meeting for Tuesday, Oct. 11, has been canceled due to scheduling conflicts. The next regular meeting will be Nov. 8, at 6:30 p.m., at Brazil City Hall Council Chambers. The public is welcome to attend. For more information, call Ruth Ann Jeffries at 448-3248...
Harmony Council plans to pave roads (10/05/11)
The Harmony Town Council met Tuesday night for its monthly meeting where it discussed paving of streets and took into consideration agreeing with the Red Cross to make the community center a disaster relief shelter. The estimation from Wabash Valley Asphalt to do the roadwork was read to the council by President Janice Gooch and totaled $6,662...
Webster challenges for primary nomination (10/05/11)
TERRE HAUTE -- Bill Webster, a 14-year heavy equipment mechanic from Rosedale, who formerly ran for Senate in the 2010 general election and lost by just under 3,800 votes in a three way race between a Democrat, Republican and Libertarian, will seek the 2012 Republican nomination for Indiana House District 42...
Redenbacher 5k Results (10/05/11)
The following is a list of results from the Redenbacher 5k Run/Walk:...
Meetings (10/05/11)
Tuesday meeting A regular meeting of the Brazil Board of Public Works will take place Tuesday, Oct 11, at 10 a.m., in council chambers. General business will be discussed. The public is welcome to attend. Wednesday meeting The Brazil Common Council will conduct a meeting at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 12, in council chambers...
V.F.W. Dedication (10/05/11)
On Sept. 24, the V.F.W., along with the help of the American Legion dedicated the Monument of the Fallen Soldier, which recognizes veterans everywhere, as well as anyone who supports the V.F.W post. On hand for the dedication were Bob Bigley, Col. Tony Smiley, Walter Meer, Jill Owens and Richard Young. The Monument of the Fallen Soldiers will serve as a lasting legacy for all veterans...
Apple Festival (10/05/11)
The town of Bloomfield will host its annual Apple Festival Friday and Saturday, 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...
Bra Dazzle! (10/05/11)
To celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Cloverleaf Healthcare of Knightsville recently had its Bra Dazzle event where the residents decorate bras for judging. Marie Milner (top) and Jack Sutherlin (bottom) hold the bras they decorated. Anyone is able to vote by visiting the center Monday-Friday, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., from Oct. 4-31. Votes will be counted by contributions made for each bra...
Tennis regional moved to Northview High School (10/05/11)
Times Staff Report The Northview boy's tennis team defeated Benton Central, 3-2, in regional play at Crawfordsville on Tuesday night and advanced to the regional title game this evening. The Knights will face Terre Haute South, a 5-0 winner over Crawfordsville last night...
Reunions (10/05/11)
The following is information regarding area reunions as provided to The Brazil Times: Class of 1977 Meeting The Brazil High School class of 1977 will conduct its first organizational meeting for its 35th class reunion today, at 6:30 p.m., at the Renaissance Reception and Conference Center, 101 W. National Ave., Brazil...
Community Notes (10/05/11)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Picking Up Leaves The City of Brazil leaf pickup this year will be as follows: There will be one pass only. Those interested should call 448-8501 to be put on the pickup list...
North Clay runners tops field at Craig Park (10/05/11)
Times Staff Report The North Clay cross country teams tuned up for the conference meet on Saturday by winning a three-team meet at Craig Park on Saturday. The North Clay boys scored 15 points and was led by Cam Trout's winning time of 11:06 with Gaidj Evans in second position with a time of 12:11 and Christian Herron in third with a time of 12:32. ...
Knights clinch outright WIC volleyball championship (10/05/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor SPENCER -- When the Northview volleyball team began practice in August, goal number one on the list was claiming a Western Indiana Conference championship. Check that one off the list as the Knights swept past Owen Valley, 25-11, 25-16, 25-9 to complete a perfect 6-0 WIC season and with it, a WIC title...
Knights fall in regional to No. 8 Braves (10/05/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor There were plenty of questions surrounding the 2011 Northview boys' tennis team before the season started as the squad tried to replace the majority of its starting lineup. However, the newest edition of the program answered plenty of those questions in advancing to the regional championship match for the first time since 2007...
Allen D. Funk (10/05/11)
Allen D. Funk, 53, Harmony, passed away Oct. 4, 2011, at the Exceptional Living Center. He was born June 18, 1958, in Brazil, the son of Everett and Norma J. Wolford Funk. He graduated from Van Buren High School, Class of 1976. He was a member of the Benwood Mt. ...
Brazil Buzz (10/05/11)
Road to Autumn Could this little old road be luring me Deep into autumn's fold, Through the glorious light of the noonday sun That illumines the trees of gold? Through the vista that wanders and curves the way Along the dreaming hill; Through a radiant wood of leaves and boughs...
Harmony Happenings (10/05/11)
Harmony United Methodist Church will have a Jonah Fish Fry next month on Nov. 6. I don't have the full details yet but assume it will start about 11:30 a.m. for the folks getting out of church. Our own Worship Service will be later in the afternoon, after the Fish Fry. We usually serve until somewhere around 3 p.m. I will try to have more details for next week. Mark your calendars for Nov. 6...
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