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Stories from Monday, November 21, 2011

Great Dane offers donation to town for tornado siren (11/21/11)
HARMONY -- On Monday, Great Dane Trailers announced the company would be donating $5,000 to the Town of Harmony for the purchase of a new tornado warning siren. "Great Dane feels an obligation to participate in the safety and well-being of all our neighbors," Great Dane's Brazil facility Plant Manager Gary Parker said. "We agree with local officials that a tornado siren is crucial in preventing the loss of lives when dangerous weather threatens the town."...
Christmas festivities to begin Friday (11/21/11)
The 19th Christmas In The Park parade will take place Friday and will kick off the holiday festivities in Brazil. Christmas In The Park representative Linda Ray recently told The Brazil Times approximately 100 entries would take part in the annual parade...
Moving Forward (11/21/11)
STAUNTON -- Although they're a little behind schedule, all things seem to be going well with the new Posey Township Volunteer Fire Department (PTVFD) firehouse. PTVFD Fire Chief Larry Tempel recently told The Brazil Times he believes the new firehouse will be operational by the first of February 2012...
Holidays bring more patrols (11/21/11)
Clay County residents can expect to see extra patrol cars out during the holiday weekend. Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton recently told The Brazil Times some of the deputies would be participating in the state's ongoing Operation Pullover blitz. "We will have some additional patrols," Heaton said. "But we're running on a skeletal crew right now."...
Meeting moved (11/21/11)
The monthly meeting of the K&H Regional Sewer District has been changed in November due to the Thanksgiving holiday. The meeting will take place at 7 p.m., today, in the Knightsville Community Center.
Reminder (11/21/11)
The Brazil Times will not publish a newspaper Thursday, Nov. 24, in observance of Thanksgiving Day. For further information, call 446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Opening (11/21/11)
Sandy's Good Books and More will be open Saturday, Nov. 26, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. The store is located at 1520 W. Whiterock Rd., Brazil. For more information, call 443-6007.
Home Tour! (11/21/11)
The annual Tri Kappa Christmas Home Tour will take place Dec. 4, from 1-5 p.m. Tickets cost $5 in advance or $7 at the door. Tickets are available at the main branch of Riddell National Bank.
Tickets still available for 'Christmas At The Lark' (11/21/11)
Tickets are still available for "Christmas At The Lark: A Holly, Jolly Christmas," presented by the Community Theatre of Clay County, Inc. Performances are scheduled for Dec. 1-3 at the Lark Theater. The theatre troupe will welcome all as they celebrate memorable moments of the season, including the lighter side with a play and all the favorite Christmas songs. In addition, the troupe will highlight the traditional side of Christmas...
Shop With A Cop (11/21/11)
The Brazil City Police Department is now accepting applications from people and families interested in its Shop-With-A-Cop program. Applications may be picked up at the department. All applications are due by Nov. 30. For further information, call 446-2211...
Melvin E. Turner (11/21/11)
Melvin E. Turner will be celebrating his 100th birthday on Nov. 23, 2011. He was married to Mae for almost 75 years. Melvin has three children, Melvin "Tom" and wife Jeannine, Ann Reed and husband Don, and Loraine Decker and husband Bob. He has eight grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild...
Brazil High School class of 1951 (11/21/11)
The Brazil High School class of 1951 had its 60th reunion on Sept. 17, 2011. Attending the reunion were (first row) Bill Hice, Lois Riley Casassa, Rita Ragoshke Smith, Betty Hunter Hofmann, Joann Green Goss, Barbara Burns Hamilton; (second row) Philip George, Wayne Ringo, Kenneth Scherry, Chris Koehler, Jack Hauk, Joe Grissom, Veleda Atkinson Eldridge, Jack Eldridge; (third row) Ann Hicks, Marjorie Ryan Pflueger, Wilma Newport Icenogle, Glenna Muncie Ogborn, Betty Willoughby Drake, Leatte Medaugh Acklen, Joan Alfred Wilson, Frances Deal Bieker, Barbara Murphy Beanman, Charles Pershing.. ...
Community Notes (11/21/11)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Closed The Clay County Courthouse, Highway Department, Health Department, Extension Office and Soil and Water Conservation Office will be closed Thursday and Friday in observance of Thanksgiving...
Providence Center hosts program (11/21/11)
A Saint Mary-of-the Woods program will feature the life of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin. Sister Jan Craven will make Saint Mother Theodore Guerin come alive during a program scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 29, in the Providence Center conference room at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. There is no charge for the program, but a free-will donation will be accepted...
Rockville Hometown Holidays scheduled (11/21/11)
ROCKVILLE -- Those looking to put some Christmas Spirit back into their lives are welcome to Rockville Hometown Holidays, Dec. 2-4. The singing of Christmas Carols will take place as well as a visit from Santa Claus, shopping, arts and crafts, a live Nativity re-enactment, a Christmas Home Tour and more...
Clay City steals away with road victory at Rockville (11/21/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor ROCKVILLE -- The Clay City Eels used constant ball pressure, forcing 32 Rockville turnovers and placed three players in double-figures in avenging one of their regular season losses last year with a 67-25 road win on Monday...
Lottie Ann King and Adam Hadley Thiemann (11/21/11)
Mr. and Mrs. Robert King and Mr. and Mrs. Mark Thiemann are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage of their children Lottie Ann King and Adam Hadley Thiemann on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2011, at 5:30 p.m., at the First Church of the Nazarene, Terre Haute...
Mr. and Mrs. James Cassidy (11/21/11)
James and Lois Cassidy will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary and Lois' 78th birthday with an open house on Nov. 24, from noon-3 p.m. at Peniel United Methodist Church. Lois is retired from CBS and is a member of V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary 1127...
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Broady (11/21/11)
Richard and Mary Broady recently celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary. They were married on Oct. 8, 1954. They are the proud parents of the late Paula Jo Broady, Mark and Kathleen Broady and Michael and Tammie Broady. The grandparents of Ashley, Austin, Adam, Alex, Tyler and Tessa Jo Broady...
Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Buchholz (11/21/11)
Melvin and Geraldine "Gerry" Buchholz will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary on Nov. 22, 2011. They were married at Berea Christian Church. They are the parents of Michael and Tammie Broady, Brazil, and Sara and Barry House, Nesbit, Miss. The grandparents of Tyler and Tessa Broady, and Larry and Tyler House...
Public Record (11/21/11)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Nov. 18-Nov. 21: Awaiting Arraignment Okulovich, James, 55 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Lee, Ryan D., 35 Stemm, Sarah, 35 Awaiting Sentencing/Hold...
Public Record (11/21/11)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Nov. 18-21: Circuit Court -- Civil US Bank National Association Vs. Marjorie K. Westfall: Mortgage Foreclosure Capital One Bank Vs. Rosemary L. Kumpf: Civil Collections...
All those home remedies paid off (11/21/11)
It's flu season, and I can't help but to think of the many spells, concoctions, remedies (tortures) that my mother and grandmother subjected my cousins, siblings and me to as we were growing up. Anything from a cough to the flu, a spider bite to a wasp sting to a case of head lice was readily cured by something that my grandmother believed would help...
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