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Stories from Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Reality Store teaches students about adulthood (11/15/11)
Unlike some of her peers, 14-year-old Stormy Batchelor breezed through the 15 stages Monday. Stormy was one of approximately 375 Clay County eighth-graders who took part in the annual Reality Store at North Clay Middle School. The Clay Business Women sponsored the event in partnership with Terre Haute Savings Bank...
Fall show supports local artists (11/15/11)
The fourth annual fall show, "Celebration of the Arts and Soul" will be Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 18-20. The three-day, free event will take place at the Old Masonic Temple, 201 N. Walnut St., Brazil. The idea behind the event is to get community involvement to help support local charities and bring information about art, music, massage therapy, handwriting analysis and more...
The Wesley Chapel Church Food Bank, normally scheduled to take place on the third Saturday of each month, has been canceled for November. Organizers will attempt to conduct a food bank for December. For further information, call 448-8666.
Open House! (11/15/11)
The V.F.W. Post 1127, 303 S. Depot St., Brazil, will conduct an Open House Saturday. The public is welcome to a chicken noodle dinner, which will be served with green beans or corn, mashed potatoes and one free 12-ounce fountain drink. Desserts will cost extra...
The Board of Commissioners for the Brazil Housing Authority will meet at 8:30 a.m., Thursday, in the Board Room of the Brazil Housing Authority Management Office, 122 W. Jackson St., Brazil.
Key Club to sell poinesttias (11/15/11)
The Key Club at Northview High School is once again selling Poinsettia Plants to be able to help furnish gifts to underprivileged children in Clay County. The poinsettia Plant is in a six-and-a-half inch pot with decorative wrapping. The club has five color choices, including red, white, pink, picsso (two shades of pink) and marble...
City Council meeting (11/15/11)
The Brazil Common Council has scheduled a meeting for 7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 30, in City Hall Council Chambers. General business will be discussed and the public is welcome to attend.
Board to meet (11/15/11)
The Brazil Board of Public Works will meet at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 23, in City Hall Council Chambers. General business will be discussed and the public is welcome to attend.
Military News (11/15/11)
Ashley E. Joslyn Army Reserve Spec. Ashley E. Joslyn is currently deployed to Iraq serving in support of Operation New Dawn, formerly called Operation Iraqi Freedom. The New Dawn mission transitions and signifies a formal end to U.S. military combat operations in Iraq, and shifts the U.S. emphasis from predominantly military to predominately civilian as the U.S. officials assist Iraqis in accordance with the Strategic Framework Agreement...
Carbon Masonic Lodge No. 529 F. & A.M. donated $1000 to the Carbon Museum for maintaining records and memorabilia. Presenting the check is Treasurer Melvin Fagg to Joan Rightsell along with Secretary Jack Brown.
Fred Everett Fagg Fred Everett Fagg will be celebrating his 80th birthday with an open house on Monday, Nov. 21, from 6:30-9 p.m., at the Seelyville Town Hill. Fred was born on Nov. 7, 1931 to Everett and Esther Fagg, and has one sister Wilma I. Modesitt...
School News (11/15/11)
Kelli Anne Chittum Kelli Anne Chittum graduated with honors and earned her associate of arts degree from Moberly Area Community College. She is enrolled at Columbia College in Columbia Mo., working toward her bachelor degree. Kelli is the 19-year-old granddaughter of Everett and Joann Goss, Brazil...
Club News (11/15/11)
Washington Township Circle Club The Washington Township Circle Club met on Oct. 11, at Doris Romas' home. Judy England called the meeting to order at 1 p.m. The Pledge of Allegiance and Homemaker's Creed were repeated in unison. Rosalind gave devotions "Prayer for peace, growing old," and "Because you are my friends."...
Community Notes (11/15/11)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Coats Available Les Rivera, along with Coats for Kids, is working to keep those in Clay County in need, warm. Rivera purchases coats from a bulk manufacturer for reasonable prices, to give to those in need...
Knights' strong start derailed by No. 14 Panthers (11/15/11)
By STEVEN PENN Times Staff Reporter After a close first quarter, the Northview girls' basketball team lost to Riverton Parke, 48-19. Things started off well for the Knights, until Riverton Parke pulled away in the final three quarters. Knights' head coach, Scott Buell, said he liked what he saw in the first period, but noted that his team couldn't play lackadaisical against a team as talented as the Lady Panthers...
Eels' defense sparks team to win over Lakers (11/15/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor JASONVILLE -- Any basketball coach will tell you that an effective defense will make playing offense a lot easier. On Tuesday night, Clay City's girls flew around the court on defense, holding Shakamak to just 16 percent (7-of-45) shooting from the field and forced 23 turnovers on the way to a comfortable 57-26 Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference victory...
North Clay splits in boys' basketball (11/15/11)
Times Staff Report The North Clay sixth-grade boys' basketball team scored its first win on Monday night with a 31-26 victory in the 'A' game to go with a 15-9 win in the 'B' game against South Vermillion. In the 'A' game, Elijah Rivera led the way with a 10-point game with Logan Metz contributing eight for the Knights. Dylan Nussel produced a seven-point game with Andrew Harper adding four and Brevan Harper tallied two points in the win...
Keason Grant Burgess (11/15/11)
Kaelyn Abbigale Burgess is proud to announce the birth of her brother, Keason Grant Burgess. Keason was born on Sept. 7, 2011, at 2:06 p.m. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20 inches long. Proud parents are Lucas and Edie Burgess, Terre Haute...
Mr. and Mrs. Gerry A. Schultz (11/15/11)
Gerry and Bonnie Schultz will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011, from 2-5 p.m., at Union United Methodist Church on Airport Road. The Schultz's were married on Nov. 18, 1961, in Brazil by William A. Thomas...
Mr. and Mrs. Bob Rissler (11/15/11)
Bob and Joan Rissler, Reelsville will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house on Nov. 20, from 1:30-4 p.m., at the Dixie Chopper Business Center, Greencastle. They were married on Nov. 30, 1951. They have two children Mike Rissler and wife Sandy, Reelsville, and Judy Off and husband John, Bunker Hill. They have four grandchildren Kristen and Kelsey Rissler and Justin and Jessica Off...
Public Record (11/15/11)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Nov. 11-Nov. 15: Resisting Law Enforcement Bedwell, Jorden, 19 Archer, William, 19 Awaiting Arraignment Cook, Nicholas, 18 Bedwell, Jorden, 19 Archer, William, 19...