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Stories from Thursday, October 27, 2011

Behind the Success (10/27/11)
The sign above his door says it all. "Life is either a daring adventure or nothing." Memorabilia and trophies of years past adorn the hallways of the offices in the school where he works. Photographs of John F. Kennedy, Walt Disney and Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi stand firm in place along his office walls...
Clay County's ISSMA history (10/27/11)
The Northview Marching Knights have a rich history when it comes to Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) marching season. And the history dates prior to Northview's existence. Brazil High School, under the direction of Bob Medworth, made the Class B ISSMA State Finals in 1977, placing third overall...
Looking at the 2011 Competition (10/27/11)
The following is a run down of the 10 Class B bands which will appear in the 2011 Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) State Finals Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium: The Concord Marching Minutemen 2011 Show: "Rach, Paper, Scissors." Total band members: 208...
State Finals Lineup (10/27/11)
The Northview Marching Knights will be the eighth band to take the field in the Indiana State School Music Association Class B State Finals Saturday. The event will take place at Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis. Doors to the stadium will open at 9 a.m. Cost for adults is $20 and $18 for students ages 3-18...
Looking back at the 2011 marching season (10/27/11)
Here's a look at how the Northview Marching Knights performed during the 2011 Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) season: The Marching Knights kicked off the season well, scoring a 68.90 in their first contest out of the gate. In addition, Northview won Best Music and Best Visual. The contest took place in Plainfield...
NMK earns votes in final Class B poll (10/27/11)
Heading into the Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) State Finals, the Northview Marching Knights continue to receive votes in the Indianamarching.com Class B poll. The final poll of the 2011 ISSMA season has NMK ranked fifth overall. Northview earned 71 votes in the poll, including one first-place vote...
Council passes 2012 budget (10/27/11)
The Brazil City Council met Wednesday night for its final meeting concerning the 2012 budget. At the meeting, finishing touches were put on the budget before it was ultimately approved. The council first discussed some of the parameters of the budget to make sure everyone was on the same page...
French Funeral Home honored (10/27/11)
French Funeral Home was honored Oct. 24, with the 2011 Pursuit of Excellence Award by the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) during its International Convention and Expo in Chicago. Only 147 firms from around the world received the recognition...
Candidate eager to serve City of Brazil (10/27/11)
I am Tyler W. Hutcheson and I'm running for Brazil City Council At-Large. I am currently employed at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College as the Technical Director/Stage Manager for the Department of Music and Theater. I am a lifelong resident of Brazil and have been involved with several community projects and organizations...
Dinner Time! (10/27/11)
The Lady Volunteers of Staunton will host a dinner at the Staunton Community Center Friday. Ham and beans, cornbread and fried potatoes will be served, as well as coffee, tea and lemonade. Serving will be from 4-7 p.m., or until food runs out. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children 10-under...
Fall Festival! (10/27/11)
East Side Elementary School 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.
Chili! (10/27/11)
The American Legion Riders will conduct a chili fundraiser Saturday, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., at the V.F.W. Post 1127, Brazil. One crockpot of chili is the entrance free in addition to a $5 registration fee. Judging will be at noon. Following judging, cost for all-you-can-eat chili is $2...
Trunk or Treat! (10/27/11)
Eels fired up for semi-state challenge (10/27/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Clay City Eels are in some uncharted waters this week as the volleyball team prepares for the Class A Loogootee Semi-state on Saturday. However, that isn't going to stop the players, fans and head coach Lu Anne Anderson from enjoying the trip...
Rotary Club of Brazil members honored (10/27/11)
Goat production webinar scheduled (10/27/11)
Purdue University Extension Service, Kentucky State University and the University of Kentucky have teamed together to sponsor a webinar on goat production. The two-hour, two-part series will focus on kidding care and birthing in does and ewes, feeding, management, marketing and economic projection issues in raising goats...
Research team checking corn stover uses (10/27/11)
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Not all parts of a corn stalk are equal, and they shouldn't be treated that way when creating cellulosic ethanol, say Purdue University researchers. When corn stover is processed to make cellulosic ethanol, everything is ground down and blended together. ...
Public Record (10/27/11)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Oct. 25-27: Circuit Court -- Civil Darla Barnett Vs. State of Indiana: Miscellaneous Civil Angel P. Haltom Vs. Daryl G. Haltom Jr.: Domestic Relations Deborah A. Hrpcha Vs. Joseph S. Hrpcha: Domestic Relations...
Handling Asian Lady Beetles (10/27/11)
I haven't seen many yet, but I know they are out there. Once again, it is time for our annual fall pest, the Asian Lady Beetle, to make its appearance. Asian Lady Beetles can vary in color but have one specific way to be identified. They can be identified by looking at their thorax (area between the head and wing covers) for a black "M."...
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