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Stories from Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Students celebrate Red Ribbon Week (10/26/11)
They marched along United States 40 Wednesday morning, chanting along with members of both Clay City Jr./Sr. High School and Northview High School's Students Against Destructive Decisions (S.A.D.D.). Clay County fifth-graders ushered in Red Ribbon Week with an annual ceremony at the Clay County Courthouse...
County Council approves appropriations (10/26/11)
The Clay County Council met for a special meeting Monday morning. The county emergency appropriation ordinance was discussed to appropriate more money than was appropriated in the annual budget. The additional sums of money were each discussed and approved or denied...
Fall Festival (10/26/11)
East Side Elementary will conduct its Fall Festival Friday, from 6-8 p.m. Games for all ages will be offered in addition to food. Pumpkin and costume contests will also take place.
Trunk or Treat (10/26/11)
Staunton First Christian Church will conduct a Trunk or Treat Sunday, at the church. The event will take place from 7-8:30 p.m. For more information, call 446-3211.
5K challenge (10/26/11)
The Goose Poop 5K Challenge will take place Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011, at Hawthorn Park, Terre Haute. The kids' race will begin at 9 a.m. The event is sponsored by the United Way of the Wabash Valley and First Financial Bank. For more information, call the United Way of the Wabash Valley at 812-235-6287 or log on to www.goosepoop.org to register...
Candidate counting on past experiences (10/26/11)
My name is Mary Fisher, and I would very much like to serve the community as your next City Clerk-Treasurer. I am a lifelong resident of Clay County. After graduating from Van Buren High School in 1971, I worked at the State Unemployment Office for 15 years...
Area church sets up multiple events (10/26/11)
Jason Wendell Rushlow will perform Thursday, at 7 p.m., at the First Baptist Church, located on South Walnut Street. He has several albums and has performed professionally in a number of concerts. The event is free, but donations will be accepted. In addition, First Baptist Church will host a time for giving fall treats and sharing special treats of God's love and special blessings with a Trunk and Treat event Saturday, at 5:30 p.m...
Towns schedule trick-or-treat hours (10/26/11)
Official trick-or-treat dates and times for the following cities include: According to officials, rural trick-or-treat hours are not scheduled, which allows parents to use their own discretion. However, it is recommended parents follow the times and dates set forth by the closest community...
CCS board accepts Sipes resignation (10/26/11)
Clay Community School (CCS) board members met for a very brief special session board meeting Tuesday evening in the North Clay Middle School Media Center. During the meeting, board members unanimously accepted the resignation of Forest Park Elementary Special Education teacher Jodie Sipes with a 5-0 vote...
Reunions (10/26/11)
Brazil Class of 1972 The Brazil High School class of 1972 is seeking help to find the following classmates: Debbie Allen, John Anderson, Rose Barnstead, Kathy Cass, Debra Clark, Cheryl Coffin, Stephanie Dellacca, Juel Felty, Mary Beth Goodhart, Deborah Grimes, Linda Love, Lynn McAuliff Wilson, Joyce McCain, Diane McKinney, Gary Petty, Stephanie Price, Beverly Raab, Charles Schurnpel, Debbie Reese Shoup, James Stewart, Janet Watler, Angelica Williams, Tony Winn and Kathy Zentko...
Community Notes (10/26/11)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Election Reminders The Clay County Election Office recently stated absentee application deadlines for the following: Available The Brazil City Police Department has an opening for a full-time officer...
Class of 1945 (10/26/11)
The Brazil High School class of 1945 had their 66th class reunion on Oct. 1, 2011. Attending the reunion were (first row) Miriam Whittington Cooksey, Lily Poland Fisher, Lucille Cox Smith, Norma Ames Pell, Norma Riddell Murphy, Phyllis Harrison Crabb, Marjorie Scharf Anderson, Josephine Diel Webster; (second row) Marion Eveland, William Grogan, Robert Hice, William Dickson, Milton Burns, Kenneth Crabb and Orin McCullough...
Brazil Buzz (10/26/11)
Pumpkin Faces Once there was a jack -o - lantern When October winds were snappy With a countenance so pleasant And a smile so bright and happy. Mother said," It would be lovely Just to keep that smile right here, But a jack -o - lantern withers If it's kept around all year."...
Harmony Happenings (10/26/11)
Harmony United Methodist Women had a meeting Monday, Oct. 24 at the church. Members were asked to bring their raffle items to this meeting. Raffle prize donations can also be dropped off at the church. We need more items for the event. Raffle tickets will be $1 each or 6 for $5. The raffle will be held on the day of the Fish Fry. Winners will be notified later if they are not present at the time of the drawing...
Valera M. (Jenkns) Albright (10/26/11)
Valera M. (Jenkins) Albright, 81, Brazil, died Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011, at Exceptional Living Center. Mrs. Albright was born in Brazil the daughter of John R. Sr. and Lucille (Meiring) Jenkins. Valera graduated from Brazil High School and was a homemaker. Mrs. Albright was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Charles R. "Jake" Albright, brother, John R. "Roddy" Jenkins and grandson, Brynn Albright...
Rolene Moore (10/26/11)
Rolene Moore, 89, Clay City, passed away at Regional Hospital, in the early morning of Oct. 26, 2011, following a brief illness. She was born Dec. 25, 1921, the daughter of Roll and Dora (King) Moore. Rolene graduated from Clay City High School with the class of 1940 and received a Bachelors Degree from Eastern Illinois University in 1944 in education. ...
Ernest 'Ernie' Bert Erwin (10/26/11)
Ernest "Ernie" Bert Erwin, 67, Harmony, passed away suddenly, Oct. 25, 2011, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Ernie was born in Frederick, Md., June 16, 1944, the son of Lebert and Wilma (Barnett) Erwin. Ernie's family moved to Indiana when he was very young. He graduated from Van Buren High School with the class of 1962 and later Porter Business College...
Public Record (10/26/11)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Oct. 21-26: Awaiting Arraignment Harmless, Patrick, 43 Evans, Christopher A., 27 Sampson, Mark A., 41 Grizzle, Jeffrey, 34 Glenn, Lisa Ann, 45 Williams, Laura L., 36...
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