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Stories from Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Students 'leading by serving' (11/22/11)
What started as a Clay City Jr./Sr. High School Bible Club has transformed into a group of young people "taking the world by storm." Three years ago, the school's student-led Bible Club decided they wanted to do more than meet and talk about God and the Bible...
Brown speaks at meeting (11/22/11)
Clay County Community Corrections Executive Director Mary Brown was the guest speaker at the Chamber of Commerce luncheon Tuesday. Brown explained that the Corrections department was initiated in 1981 and has grown into 78 participating counties. The Clay County Community Corrections has seven main components including: home detention, community service, community transition, day reporting, the drug screen program, the out-of-school suspension program and ignition interlock...
Waste transfer station moves forward (11/22/11)
During the Clay County Commissioners' special meeting Tuesday, the commissioners discussed the waste transfer facility project that was introduced during the monthly meeting on Monday, Nov. 7. Brian Moench and Larry Wallace, representing Wallace Brothers, were present for the meeting...
Plants for sale (11/22/11)
The Key Club at Northview High School is selling Poinsettia Plants. The price is $10.50. Orders are due by Wednesday, Nov. 30. The plants will be delivered Tuesday, Dec. 6, or Wednesday, Dec. 7. For more information, call 448-2661 Ext. 1217, or e-mail kriderp@clay.k12.in.us...
Canceled (11/22/11)
The Wesley Chapel Church Food Bank, normally scheduled to take place 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.
Coats available (11/22/11)
Les Rivera, along with Coats for Kids, is working to keep those in needin Clay County , warm. Rivera purchases coats from a bulk manufacturer for reasonable prices, to give to those in need. Those interested can reach Rivera at 812-241-6421.
Shop With A Cop (11/22/11)
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...
Food Drive! (11/22/11)
The Meridian Elementary School Student Council recently sponsored a Thanksgiving Food Drive. The students collected 1,310 non-perishable items for the Clay County Food Pantry. The council conducted a competition in both primary and intermediate grades, with the winner of the competition earning an ice cream sundae party for their classroom. ...
Advent services to begin (11/22/11)
The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods have announced a schedule of Advent services as a prelude to the Christmas season. Advent begins on the fourth Sunday before Christmas and is a time of preparation to celebrate the anniversary of the incarnate God of love coming into the world, as well as at the end of time. Traditionally, the season is marked with an advent wreath and special music and prayers...
Brazil Class of 1972 (11/22/11)
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...
Clay County Day Luncheon (11/22/11)
The annual Clay County Day Luncheon will be Jan. 19, 2012, in Bradenton, Fla, at the Mattison's Riverside Ballroom at Twin Dolphin Marina. For more information, contact BJ Hofmann, 812-239-9600.
Club News (11/22/11)
Tri-County Home Ec. Club The Tri-County Home Ec. Club met Oct. 11, at the home of Debbie Lawson. Laura Kennedy and Julie Pell served as her co-hostesses. After the food was blessed, a delicious meal was enjoyed by members and one guest, Dede Witty. President Jean Alsip begin the business meeting by leading the Pledge of Allegiance and the club creed. Devotions were given by Jean Rowings. She read poems from books by authors Louise Deweese and Helen Steiner Rice...
Community Notes (11/22/11)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: No Paper Thursday 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...
Florence J. Eveland (11/22/11)
Florence J. Eveland, 82 Knightsville, died Nov. 22, 2011, at Union Hospital. She was born Nov. 14, 1929, in Putnam County, the daughter of Robert Parrish, Sr. and Mildred Alvord Parrish. On March 8, 1947, she was united in marriage to Marion M. "Sarge" Eveland. Together they owned and operated "Sarge's Military Supplies."...
Brazil Buzz (11/22/11)
This writer is lucky to be here on this dreary Saturday. Yesterday evening while dusting the objects in my bedroom, an accident temporarily knocked some sense in and out of me. I touched the top of a heavy picture frame. It fell to the floor. The rectangular oak frame that holds a vintage print of a little girl dressed in finery and her St. Bernard struck me on my dizzy dome. It has been years since I felt a smack on my head like that...
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