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Stories from Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Local puts in 30 years of service (11/30/11)
For more than 30 years, a lifetime Clay County resident has been using her free time to volunteer. For 32 years, Rose Olson worked at Quaker Maid in Terre Haute. When she retired at the age of 60, Rose began her volunteer work. She has worked in kitchens, delivered meals and even entertained residents at nine different nursing homes and assisted living homes including the Senior Citizen Center in Brazil...
Gospel band heads to Nashville (11/30/11)
The long-standing music ministry of the Jack Boswell County Gospel Band has been noticed in Nashville, Tenn. The group has been invited to appear on an upcoming episode of the Shotgun Red Variety Show, aired weekly on the RFD Network. The band was chosen as one of 78 acts selected from more than 2,500 applicants to appear on the popular cable network in 2012...
LEAAP Center hosts spring classes (11/30/11)
The Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers (LEAAP) Center, 501 E. Jackson St., Brazil, will host Ivy Tech Community College spring classes beginning Jan. 9, 2012. Classes include the following: In addition, corporate college course offerings include the following:...
Hoop Shoot Scheduled (11/30/11)
The Elks National Free Throw "Hoop Shoot" contest will take place Saturday, Dec. 10, at East Side Elementary School. The event is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. Boys and girls ages 8-13 are invited to compete. Contestant age groups will be determined by age as of April 1, 2012...
Tudor home welcomes visitors (11/30/11)
The annual Tri Kappa Christmas Home Tour is gearing up for another year of yuletide cheer. The third home featured this year is the home of Paul and Amy Schorr. The home is a four-level tudor style home. It was built in 1937 and provides 2,800-square feet of living space. The Schorrs are the fourth owners of the home...
Family Fun Night! (11/30/11)
Forest Park Elementary School is hosting a Family Fun Night for its students and their families, Thursday, Dec. 1, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The evening will include a dinner and a free holiday craft making. Santa will make an appearance from 5:50-7:30.
Home Tour Directions (11/30/11)
Mitch and Jessica Clausen: Classic home in a charming wooded setting. Take State Road 59 south. Turn east on 750 N. Travel 0.5 miles to N. Private Road 40 E., turn left. The home is first on the left. Dr. Charles and Susie French: Grand home in the country air. Take SR 59 south, turn east on 800 N., and travel 0.5 miles. The home is on the south side of the road...
United Way colleges team together (11/30/11)
TERRE HAUTE -- Local colleges will be partnering Saturday for "Wrapping for United Way," at Honey Creek Mall to benefit United Way of the Wabash Valley. Students from Harrison College, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Indiana State University and Ivy Tech Community College will be wrapping gifts from 11 a.m.-2 p.m...
Youth Center hosts boxing tournament (11/30/11)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Ryves Youth Center will host a Silver Gloves Boxing Tournament Saturday and Sunday. Matches will take place beginning at 1 p.m., Saturday, and noon Sunday. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children 12-under. Two-day tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for youth...
Toys for Tots (11/30/11)
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. Toys may be dropped off at Shaw Chiropractic, 78 Forest Park Plaza. For more information, call 443-2225...
Brazil Class of 1972 (11/30/11)
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...
Community Notes (11/30/11)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Annual Meeting Habitat for Humanity of Clay County will conduct its annual board meeting at 7 p.m., today, at the Center Point United Methodist Church. Breakfast With Santa...
Second half 3-pointers lead Vikings past Knights' freshmen (11/30/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor A second half flurry of 3-pointers by visiting West Vigo and the Knights' own free throw shooting woes allowed the Viking freshmen to escape with a 34-30 victory on Wednesday. The Northview boys played from behind much of the evening as West Vigo's Braiden Cardinal propelled his team to a 9-4 lead after one quarter by posting five of his seven points in the opening period. ...
Harmony Happenings (11/30/11)
Toys for Tots are in need of donations. They need toys, books, stocking stuffers and money. If I understand correctly, all the things that are collected here in Clay County go to Clay County kids. The families who have signed up are given an appointment time. Each child can choose three things in their age category. Then, each gets some stocking stuffers and a book. One year, they had enough for each child to have two books due to donations from Scholastics...
Brazil Buzz (11/30/11)
I could do without this dreary forty- degree rain. This outside girl will stay inside and not allow the corners of my mouth to take a downward turn. Fact is, one way to add a ray of sunshine to my smile is as close as these keys, I love to visit with you, my readers! I feel better already...
Rita Ann Nobles (11/30/11)
Rita Ann Nobles, 62, Staunton, died Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011, at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis. Rita was born July 23, 1949, Brazil, as the daughter of Charles (Jake) and Valera Jenkins Albright. She was a graduate of Brazil High School. She married Larry Ancil Nobles Feb. 24, 1968, in Brazil. Rita enjoyed sewing, flowers, reading and especially her family and grandchildren. She was a member of Annunciation Catholic Church, Brazil...
Belinda J. (Booker) Rogers (11/30/11)
Belinda J. (Booker) Rogers, 58, Brazil, crossed over Nov. 29, 2011, at Terre Haute Regional following an extended battle with diabetes. She was born in Vincennes, Jan. 18, 1953, the daughter of Darwin "Book" Booker and Marjorie Ruth (Boardman) Booker. Belinda graduated from Brazil High School with the class of 1971...
Dr. Bobby Lee Moss (11/30/11)
Dr. Bobby Lee Moss, 87, Indianapolis and formerly of Ashboro, passed away Nov. 30, 2011. Dr. Moss was born Aug. 26, 1924, in Ashboro, the son of Herschel and Bessie (Nicoson) Moss. Dr. Moss graduated from Ashboro High School as valedictorian with the class of 1941. ...
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