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Stories from Friday, October 14, 2011

CCS going wireless (10/14/11)
Clay Community Schools (CCS) is going wireless. During its monthly meeting Thursday evening, the CCS board voted unanimously in favor of contracting HEF Services, Terre Haute, to install wireless access points at Meridian, Clay City, Staunton, Van Buren, Jackson Township, Forest Park and East Side elementaries, as well as Clay City Jr./Sr. High School, at a cost of $43,300. The funds will come from the Rainy Day Fund...
System connects parents, school (10/14/11)
Parents of Clay Community School (CCS) students can now access their child's educational information at anytime using PowerSchool Parent Portal. Clay Community Schools has implemented a web-based student information system where parents can view their son or daughter's grades and attendance history, lunch account balance and more...
Independent candidate outline plans for office (10/14/11)
Born and reared in Brazil, my home and heart has always been in our town. A 1969 graduate of Brazil High, I attended Indiana State University. Married to the former Susan McDonald, who has two daughters and a son, the late Kirk Albright. We have seven beautiful grandchildren...
On television (10/14/11)
The Clay Community Schools Board of Trustees tape for the Oct. 13, 2011, meeting will be aired at the following times on local cable Channel 2: * Monday, at 9 a.m., and 7 p.m., and * Wednesday, at 9 a.m., and 7 p.m.
Street closing (10/14/11)
Brazil City officials have said Jackson Street, from Alabama to Harrison streets, will be closed Wednesday, Oct. 26, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., for Red Ribbon Day. For more information, call 443-2221.
Ghosts at the library (10/14/11)
Those wanting to learn more about paranormal research, ghost hunting and the equipment used are invited to the Brazil Public Library Thursday, Oct. 20, at 6 p.m. Indiana Ghost Tech will be at the library presenting the program. Indiana Ghost Tech is a paranormal research group based in Terre Haute. The group was founded by Trent and Jennifer Forbes in 2008 and has expanded to a group of investigators who wish to further the research and understanding of the paranormal...
Donation (10/14/11)
Anne Hughes, Chairman of the Center Point Fall Festival, (center) donated $1,000 to the Center Point Volunteer Fire Department, on behalf of the festival, Thursday night. On hand to accept the donation was, (left) Capt. Bram Sanders and Fire Chief Dustin True. According to True, the donation will go toward updating communication equipment, like radios and pagers...
Guerin Fest set for Oct. 21-23 (10/14/11)
WEST TERRE HAUTE -- Registration deadline is Tuesday for the second Saint Mother Theodore Guerin Fest, planned for Oct. 21-23, at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. The theme for this year's fest is "Living the Legacy Now!" The fest is open to persons of all faith traditions...
Artists lead Halloween workshop (10/14/11)
WEST TERRE HAUTE -- Three fabric artists will lead a Halloween-themed creative workshop Saturday, Oct. 29, at White Violet Center for Eco-Justice (WVC) at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. The workshop will be from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at the WVC education center...
Annual Times' Costume Contest taking place Oct. 31 (10/14/11)
The Brazil Times' annual Costume Contest will take place from 1-5 p.m., Monday, Oct. 31. All ghosts and goblins are invited to have their photograph taken at The Times' office. Cost for a photograph and entry into the contest is $8. All photos will be published in The Times at a later date...
Harmony Park closing (10/14/11)
Due to new playground construction, the Harmony Park will be closed Saturday through Saturday, Oct. 22. Anyone wanting to volunteer to help set up the new equipment is encouraged to arrive at the park at 8 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 15. Lunch will be served...
Eaglesfield Estate history to be shared (10/14/11)
The Livery Stable Antique Mall is having a free luncheon Saturday, Oct. 15. Wayne Brewer, one of the owners, will be presenting the history of the Eaglesfield Estate. "We wanted to provide an opportunity for people who have an interest in the estate to learn about its history," Brewer said...
Portion of State Road 340 to close (10/14/11)
Officials with the City of Brazil announced Friday State Road 340 will be closed at Waterworks Road beginning Tuesday. The portion of the road will be closed for approximately two weeks. According to city officials, a new water line for the tower at Craig Park will be installed in the area, forcing the closure...
Church News (10/14/11)
First Christian Church First Christian Church in Brazil would like to invite the community to its annual Country Day program Oct. 23, at 6 p.m., in the church auditorium. This year's program will feature Marie McGlone, a high school freshman from Marshall, Ill., along with several First Christian Church musicians, vocalists and choir...
Public Record (10/14/11)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Oct. 12-14: Circuit Court -- Civil Town of Center Point Vs. Ernestine Barcus: Civil Collections David W. Cure Vs. Starr G. Cure: Domestic Relations Jonathon D. Bault Vs. Angel N. Bault: Domestic Relations...
Staunton Scene (10/14/11)
Staunton First Christian Church Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister. If you need transportation to morning worship service, please phone the church office at 446-3211. The bus is wheelchair equipped...
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