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Stories from Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Wyndham elected mayor (11/08/11)
All three ran clean campaigns. But in the end, the voters spoke and wanted Brian Wyndham as Mayor of Brazil. Wyndham -- a Democrat -- finished with 798 votes to earn the victory. Republican T.J. Sneddon came in second with 382 votes while Independent Steve Lamb finished with 344...
Clay City elects familiar faces (11/08/11)
Two of the Clay City Town Council members were re-elected Tuesday during the 2011 Municipal Election. The other member is a familiar face. Guy Dickerson -- a Democrat -- earned 123 votes to remain a council member. In addition, Republican Robert Freeman will also remain on the council after garnering 104 votes...
Dems are in council seats (11/08/11)
The Clay County Municipal Elections have come to an end. In the Clerk-Treasurer race, Karen McQueen was re-elected by a vote of 773-721 over opponent Mary E. Fisher. "I feel absolutely amazing," McQueen said. "I cannot say enough about my support group."...
Closed Friday (11/08/11)
In observance of Veterans Day Friday, the Clay County Historical Society will be closed.
Quilt show (11/08/11)
The Union United Methodist Women will conduct a quilt show, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday. There will be drawings for door prizes. There will also be a silent auction for a quilted vest, a quilted table runner and other items. A best of show will be awarded in quilts...
New transfer station gets put on hold (11/08/11)
During the Clay County Commissioners meeting Monday, Brian Moench and Larry Wallace, representing Wallace Brothers, introduced a waste transfer facility project to the commissioners. By converting existing building No. 4, 2067 United States 40, Brazil, into a transfer station, Wallace Brothers will increase its capability to recycle...
Meeting Scheduled (11/08/11)
The Clay County Historical Society will meet today, at 6:30 p.m., in the lower level of the museum. The meeting has been designated as the annual Thanksgiving Meeting. The program will be a "Show and Tell," from members and guests. The public is invited to attend...
2011 Municipal Elections for Clay City and Knightsville (11/08/11)
Precinct by Precinct look at 2011 Municipal Election for City of Brazil (11/08/11)
Veteran's Day Program (11/08/11)
Forest Park Elementary is inviting interested Veterans and their immediate families to the Veteran's Day Program in the FPE gym Friday, Nov. 11, from 9-11:45 a.m. Veterans are asked to enter through the cafeteria doors between 8:40-45. For more information, contact the elementary school at 443-7621 with questions...
School Board Trustees to meet (11/08/11)
The Clay Community School Board of Trustees will meet in the North Clay Middle School Media Center Thursday, Nov. 10, at 7:30 p.m. Items on the agenda include:...
Reunion (11/08/11)
The Megenhardt family celebrated 158 years in America at their 71st reunion on August 28, at Forest Park in Brazil. A delicious carry-in meal was shared by 70 family members and one guest. The oldest family member present was John David Megenhardt, 84, rural Coal City. The youngest child present and also attending her first reunion was Ella Drake, daughter of Sean and Autumn Drake, Brazil...
Club News (11/08/11)
Alpha Omega chapter Kappa Kappa Kappa The Alpha Omega chapter of Kappa Kappa Kappa met at 6 p.m., at the Christ Community Church. Hostesses for the evening were Krista Lowe, Amy Jones and Danna Johnson. The meeting was called to order by Meganne Stepp, and we began our evening with our opening verse and song with twelve members present. Nichole Keller took roll call and read the September minutes. The treasurer's report was given next by Meganne Stepp and both were accepted as read...
Officer's Workshop (11/08/11)
Officers of the Associate Tri Kappa sorority recently attended an officer's workshop in Danville. Attending were Treasurer Janice Clark, Recording Secretary Mary Ann Froderman, Corresponding Secretary Marian Harrison, President Jacque Reberger and Luann Grey...
Late free throws sink Eels in opener (11/08/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY -- The Clay City Eels opened the girls' basketball season at home against Class 4A Bloomington North on Tuesday nigh. The Eels rallied back from a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter before falling short in a 43-38 decision...
Robert E. Carpenter (11/08/11)
Robert E. Carpenter, 87, Battle Creek, Mich., died Thursday evening, Nov. 3, 2011, after a brief illness. He was born in Brazil Jan. 6, 1924, to Marion D. and Jessie (Decker) Carpenter. Robert graduated from Indiana State Teacher's College and received his Master's degree from Indiana University...
James Willard Hutcheson (11/08/11)
James Willard Hutcheson, 76, Brazil, died Monday, Nov. 7, 2011, at his residence. He was born March 31, 1935, in Brazil, as the son of Phillip Eugene and Madeline Hamilton Hutcheson. He served in the U.S. Army. He had worked as a bricklayer, truck driver and had his own tire business in Brazil...
Marjorie R. Schultheis (11/08/11)
Marjorie R. Schultheis, 91, Terre Haute, died Monday, Nov. 7, 2011, at her residence in Westminster Village. She was born Sept. 13, 1920, in Brazil, as the daughter of Gifford and Jessie Flynn Downing. She graduated from Brazil High School with the Class of 1939...
Dorothy Shepard Snell (11/08/11)
Dorothy Shepard Snell, 97, Brazil, died Monday, Nov. 7, 2011, at the Hospice of Hamilton in Hamilton, Ohio. She was born Oct. 21, 1914, in Brazil, as the daughter of James and Grave Hardesty Shepard. She graduated from Brazil High School with the Class of 1931 and earned her Associate Degree in Elementary Education from Indiana State University in 1933. She married Joseph Snell June 14, 1941...
Patricia Blair Miller (11/08/11)
Patricia Blair Miller, 66, Bloomingdale, Mich. (formerly of Griffith, Ind.), passed away Nov. 6, 2011. She was born in Brazil July 10, 1945, the daughter of Wilford "Boots" Albright and Marie Lucille (Tapy) Albright). Patty was an avid gardener. She was also a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, where she served as president and treasurer...
Grant Allen Kavanaugh (11/08/11)
Lacey Bryan and Greg Kavanaugh are proud to announce the birth of their son Grant Allen Kavanaugh. Grant was born on Oct. 7, at Union Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20.5 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Terry and Tiffany Bryan, Bloomingdale and Karen Bryan, Brazil...
Meghan Kay Phelps and Alexander Lee Hofmann (11/08/11)
William and Sonia Phelps would like to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter Meghan Kay Phelps to Alexander Lee Hofmann, son of Ken and Mona Hofmann and Lori Lee, on Nov. 12, at 2:30 p.m., at Christ Community Church. Meghan and Alex are both 2008 graduates of Northview High School...
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