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Stories from Friday, November 25, 2011

Christmas Parade (11/25/11)
One-year-old Brycen Krejckant (left) waves as people riding in decorated floats pass him by, Brycen is the son of Jesse and James Krejckant. Later in the parade line-up, Santa (top) makes an appearance during the 2011 Christmas in the Park parade Friday evening...
Local family falls victim to scam (11/25/11)
They didn't see it coming. A local couple fell victim recently to an ongoing scam hitting many communities. On Friday, Nov. 18, the couple -- who wished to remain anonymous -- received a phone call in regard to their "grandson." They were told their "grandson" was in jail and needed money to bail out. Their "grandson" explained he did not want anyone else in the family to know what was going on...
Area business hosting Toys for Tots collection (11/25/11)
Shaw Chiropractic is hosting their thirteenth Toys for Tots collection Friday, Dec. 2, from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. The office will be accepting new, unwrapped toys to be given to the annual Marine Corp Reserves Toys for Tots Program. According to their website, the mission of the U.S. ...
USPS may face major changes (11/25/11)
An industry that supports 9 million jobs and affects potentially every American could be looking at some major changes. The United States Postal Service (USPS) is struggling financially due to a 2006 congressional mandate that requires the Postal Service to pre-fund future retiree health benefits for the next 75 years. The mandate states they must pre-fund the benefits within 10 years...
Community Notes (11/25/11)
Tickets On Sale Tickets are still available for "Christmas At The Lark: A Holly, Jolly Christmas," presented by the Community Theatre of Clay County. Performances are scheduled for Dec. 1-3, at the Lark Theater. Tickets cost $25 and must be purchased in advance. For reservations, call 442-6909...
Reunions (11/25/11)
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...
Staunton Scene (11/25/11)
We hope that everyone had a very happy and thankful Thanksgiving. Staunton First Christian Church Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister. If you need transportation to morning worship service, please phone the church office at 446-3211. The bus is wheelchair equipped...
Church News (11/25/11)
The Little Historic Church at Carbon The Little Historic Church at Carbon will have a program Saturday, Nov. 26. There will be a pitch-in dinner at 6 p.m., with the program, at 7. This month, the entertainment will be provided by Crystal Valley Quartet...
Clay City boys looking for return to winning ways (11/25/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Clay City boys' basketball team is looking for a return to the winning side of the ledger this season after struggling to five and six-win seasons the past two campaigns. The Eels posted a 6-16 mark last year, but returns some of the tools that enabled them to show some improvement over the final month of 2011...
Sycamores lose late lead vs. Gophers (11/25/11)
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) -- Julian Welch may have found his niche. Welch scored 17 points off the bench and Andre Hollins added 16 to lead Minnesota past Indiana State 76-69 at the Old Spice Classic on Friday. "I thought Julian played an outstanding game," Minnesota coach Tubby Smith said. "That was the difference in the game."...
Joseph William Byerly (11/25/11)
Joseph William Byerly, 72, Brazil, formerly of Macomb, Ill., passed away Nov. 23, 2011, at the Exceptional Living Center. He was born Nov. 24, 1938, to Albert and Violetta (Adair) Byerly. He was retired from Prairie Farms and had served with the National Guard...
Beverly Lee (Cecil) Braun (11/25/11)
Beverly Lee (Cecil) Braun, 81, Ellettsville, formerly of Indianapolis and Center Point, peacefully passed away at home Nov. 23, 2011. She was born in Indianapolis, Oct. 25, 1930, the daughter of Chester and Stella (Young) Cecil. Beverly graduated from Arsenal Tech High School with the class of 1948...
Christmas in the Park Parade (11/25/11)
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