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Stories from Thursday, November 17, 2011

On the Rise (11/17/11)
The Brazil Parks and Recreation Board voted unanimously in favor of raising park recreation rates to make up for a weak 2012 budget after a discussion Tuesday evening. "We don't have a choice," Park Board President Ruthann Jeffries told those in attendance. "We were told if we need to increase our budget, we have to increase our revenue."...
INDOT: Still no timetable on bridge (11/17/11)
Alternate routes will be the name of the game when it comes to residents traveling east on State Road 46 for Thanksgiving. On Thursday, Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) Media Relations Director for the Crawfordsville District Debbie Calder told The Brazil Times the bridge on SR 46 going over the Eel River just before Bowling Green would not be fixed in time for the holiday...
Donations (11/17/11)
Free dinner! (11/17/11)
A free Thanksgiving Dinner will be conducted at the Fontanet Community Center Saturday, from 2-6 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Nevins Township/Fontanet Action Community Team.
Craft time! (11/17/11)
Children ages 8-14 are invited to the Brazil Public Library at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 30, to make a tissue paper Christmas Wreath. For more information, call 448-1981.
Reminder (11/17/11)
In observance of Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 24, The Brazil Times will not publish a newspaper. However, The Times will publish a newspaper Tuesday, Nov. 22. For further information, call 446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Coffee, Club Talk set for Friday (11/17/11)
The Rotary Club of Brazil will present its monthly Coffee and Club Talk Friday at the Coffee Grounds Bakery and Coffee Shop. The event is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m., and last approximately one hour. The public is welcome to attend. The first regular cup of coffee purchased will be free courtesy of the Rotary Club...
2010-11 NHS yearbooks available (11/17/11)
The 2010-11 Northview High School yearbooks are available at the school. The books will be available beginning Friday. Graduates from the class of 2011, or their parents, may pick up yearbooks in the main office from 8:15 a.m.-3:15 p.m. Current Northview students may pick up their yearbook or one for a graduated sibling in Room 102...
Indiana State Police seeking new recruits (11/17/11)
The Indiana State Police is now accepting applications for the 72nd Recruit Academy. Individuals who are interested in beginning a career as an Indiana State Trooper may apply online at http://www.in.gov/isp/2368.htm. The website will provide a detailed synopsis of the application process as well as a career with the Indiana State Police Department...
Antique Bottle, Pottery show set for Saturday (11/17/11)
The Wabash Valley Antique Bottle and Pottery Club will present the 14th Illiana Antique Bottle and Pottery Show and Sale Saturday, at the Shadow Auction Barn, 1517 Maple Ave., Terre Haute. Show hours are 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Admission to the event is free...
Clay City Jr./Sr. High School Honor Roll (11/17/11)
Clay City High School Seventh Grade Academic Distinction Michaelyn Deter, Jeana Everhart, Morgan Idland, Harley Sinders, Jarrid Stagg, Lindsey Steiner, Emily Stinson, Logan Thomas High Distinction Dakota Robinson, Madeline Schuck, Elizabeth Sinders, Kylie Wertz...
Clay City Elementary School Honor Roll (11/17/11)
Clay City Elementary First Grade All A's Wyatt Adams, Cambri Booe, Clay Brown, Molly McKenzie, Emma Murphy, Reilly Myers, Sam Nicoson, Olivia Owens, Olivia Petrowski, Brody Shaw, Zachary Swearingen, Macy Tucker, Macie Westenhaver, Madison Aubrey, Braydon Baumgartner, Molly Booe, Jessica Johnson, Laila Mathers, Hope May, Addie Moore, Logan Ream, Elliott Rogers, Josie Stemler, Meira Taylor...
Jackson Township Elementary Honor Roll (11/17/11)
Jackson Township Elementary First Grade All A's Tyler Brown, Ariella Engle, Emma Childress, Lorin Hakman, Renee Jensen, Bryce Johnson, Karsyn Kikta, Cam Kumpf, Dakota Mackey, Tristan Madden, Halle Miller, Cassidy Milner, Grace Mishler, Zoe Newbold, Kade Pflueger, Christian Roembke, Brain Sebastian, Hank Slater, Hannah Slater, Hayden Slater, Rylie Smith, Jaylee Timberman, Jacelin Woods...
Alpha Delta Chapter of Tri Kappa (11/17/11)
The annual Alpha Delta Chapter of Tri Kappa "Rag Doll Christmas Bazaar" will be on Saturday, Nov. 19, at Owen Valley Middle School, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The salad and dessert bar will be open at 11 a.m.-1 p.m., with the cost of $6 including a drink...
Community Notes (11/17/11)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Reminder Brazil City Hall will be closed Thursday and Friday during Thanksgiving week. In addition, the sanitation schedule will be on time with the exception of Thursday trash being picked up Friday...
Reunions (11/17/11)
__Brazil Class of 1972__ The Brazil High School class of 1972 is seeking help to find the following classmates: Elizabeth Allen, Rose Barnstead, Tyrone Dunbar, Mary Beth Goodhart, David Burke, Patricia Guinn, Debra Clark, Cheryl Coffin, Robert Kaelber, Steve Kuell, Linda Love, Randy Love, Sharon Meneely, Mary McAuliffe, Jennifer Milburn, Charlie Schurnpel, Debbie Reese Shoup, Thomas Snell, Bill South, James Stewart, Sally Walls, Janet Watler, John Wells and Angela Williams...
2012 DCP, ACRE enrollment set for January (11/17/11)
As required in the 2008 Farm Bill, there are no 2012 advance direct payments for the Direct and Counter-Cyclical Program (DCP) and the Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE). Enrollment for 2012 DCP and ACRE will begin Jan. 23, 2012. The beginning enrollment date has been moved back to Jan. ...
Officials: SURE enrollment underway (11/17/11)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Julia Wickard, Indiana State Executive Director of USDA's Farm Service Agency in Indiana recently announced the Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Program enrollment for 2010 crop year losses began Nov. 14, 2011. "Producers across the state experienced several natural disasters during the 2010 crop year that caused hardship and financial losses to many agricultural operations," Wickard said...
FSA moving to electronic communication (11/17/11)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Indiana Executive Director of USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) Julia A. Wickard recently stated the Farm Service Agency is moving toward electronic communication as the delivery mechanism for informing farmers of FSA programs. "The USDA Farm Service Agency is doing its part to reduce the federal deficit and is making changes that will affect our direct communications with farm owners and operators," Wickard said...
Knights and Eels receive fall sports awards (11/17/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The fall sports season went well for the Northview athletic program as the school holds the overall Western Indiana Conference point standings through the fall season. The girls' golf and soccer teams placed second in the WIC with the cross country teams adding third-place finishes and the boys' soccer team was fifth...
North Clay sixth -and-seventh-grade splits against West Vigo (11/17/11)
Times Staff Report TERRE HAUTE -- The North Clay sixth-grade boys' basketball team scored a 28-20 road win against West Vigo on Wednesday evening. The teams reached the end of the first period in an 8-all tie, but the Knights began to slowly edge away with a three-point lead at halftime. However, the Trojans kept the game close through the third period before the Knights outscored West Vigo by three points in the fourth quarter to gain the win...
Public Record (11/17/11)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Nov. 16-Nov. 17: Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Targett, Dan, 17 Targett, Dan E., 37 Adams, Ricky D., 22 Hold for other Agency Leibacher, Craig, 38...
Public Record (11/17/11)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Nov. 11-17: Circuit Court -- Civil Atlantic Credit & Finance Vs. Dora Arnett: Civil Collections Capital One Bank Vs. Jennifer Bryson: Civil Collections SAC Finance, Inc. Vs. Sandy Wheat: Civil Collections...
Regarding white-tailed deer (11/17/11)
Now that the majority of the farm fields have been harvested, we are seeing more white-tailed deer out searching for food. The problem with the deer searching for food is that they occasionally run into the path of a car causing a collision. If the deer are able to avoid the car, they are actually an interesting wildlife species to learn about...
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