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Stories from Sunday, December 4, 2011

NHS Christmas Spectacular scheduled (12/04/11)
Northview High School will officially get into the Christmas spirit Thursday. The school's annual Christmas Spectacular will take place beginning Thursday at 7 p.m. Performances are also scheduled for Friday, also at 7 p.m., and Sunday, at 2 p.m. Cost for tickets is $6. Tickets are currently on sale at the NHS music office from 8 a.m.-noon. All seats are reserved...
Youth working for Community (12/04/11)
Northview committee puts focus on community A joint effort by Brazil City Hall and a group of Northview High School students has created a new club. NHS junior Matthew Aselage formulated the idea of a group of students who could better serve the community...
Crafts with Santa! (12/04/11)
Five-year-old Preston Heiliger checks out his craft during Breakfast With Santa at the YMCA of Clay County Saturday. Santa Claus made an appearance at the YMCA Saturday morning to meet and greet children, who also had the opportunity to make a craft. Preston is the son of Matt and Maria Heiliger, Brazil...
Officials warn of new scam (12/04/11)
Officials with the Clay County Sheriff's Department want residents to be aware of a possible new phone scam filtering through the area. Recently, Sheriff Mike Heaton said the department received a call from a local resident regarding the possible scam...
Christmas Walk (12/04/11)
The annual Christmas In The Park Christmas Walk will take place Sunday, Dec. 18. The event is scheduled to start at 6 p.m., and conclude at 8, and will be at Forest Park. It will feature Christmas Caroling by various church groups.
Breakfast With Santa (12/04/11)
CLAY CITY -- The Clay City Band Boosters will sponsor a Breakfast With Santa event at the Clay City Jr./Sr. High Auditeria, Saturday, Dec. 10, from 9-11 a.m. Breakfast will include pancakes and sausage. Cost is $6 for everyone ages 3-over. Photographs with Santa will be available for $4...
Meeting Scheduled (12/04/11)
The Posey Township Neighborhood Watch has scheduled a meeting for Monday, at 6:30 p.m., at the Staunton Community Center.
Meeting Date Moved (12/04/11)
The Brazil Parks and Recreation Board meeting has been changed from Tuesday, Dec. 13, to Monday, Dec. 12, due to scheduling conflicts. The meeting will take place in Council Chambers of Brazil City Hall at 6:30 p.m. General business will be discussed and the public is invited to attend...
How bad is jobs situation? (12/04/11)
INDIANAPOLIS -- So how bad is the jobs situation in Indiana, really? The question is at the heart of the upcoming battle between business and labor that is practically guaranteed to push all other issues aside during the 2012 session. And yet the key number used nationally to determine just how deep in the muck we are -- the unemployment rate -- is the subject of its own debate...
A Good Cause (12/04/11)
Forest Park Elementary Student Council members Mackenzie Michael, Jonah Freeman, Mason Reynolds, Hunter Torbert, (second row) Lizzy Ross, Miranda Thompson, Tyler Scroggins, Cameron Rivera, TJ Thomas, Zachery Calandrilla, (third row) Kylee Lawler, Trevor Cook, Whitney Certain, Abigail Guess, Shakayla Bell and Caitlyn Fauber collected over 900 non-perishable food items that were used to provide 15 food baskets to families within the school...
Community Notes (12/04/11)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Christmas Play Forest Park Elementary School will conduct its Christmas play, "The Year Without A Santa," Monday, at 7 p.m. There is no cost to attend the event. In addition, the school will conduct a performance at 12:30 p.m., for grandparents and family that are unable to make it to the evening show Monday...
Reunions (12/04/11)
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...
ISP Putnamville Post receives state award (12/04/11)
PUTNAMVILLE -- The Putnamville District of the Indiana State Police was recently recognized by the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute and the Governor's Council on Impaired and Dangerous Driving for "Grateful Recognition of Your Efforts to Save Lives on Indiana Roadways-Seatbelt Enforcement for 2011."...
Workshop scheduled (12/04/11)
TERRE HAUTE -- Catholic Charities will host "What's On Your Wheel," a community workshop, at Torner Center at Deming Park Saturday, Dec. 10, from 1-5 p.m. Those attending will create unique handmade bowls for the annual Soup Bowl Benefit Feb. 4, 2012...
Taking Christ out of Christmas? (12/04/11)
For many years, I have heard people complain about the contemporary drive to take Christ out of Christmas. Many fear that the spiritual aspect of the holidays loses significance as time flies. Is it true that we have lost what makes Christmas truly great/ Has the holiday diminished in value? Is the spirit of giving wasting away as the world thirsts for more material and vanity?...
Resident gives thanks to all (12/04/11)
To the Editor: I would like to take the opportunity to thank my family, friends, the congregation of the First Presbyterian Church and the entire community for the kind words and thoughts, prayers, cards, meals and financial support following my accident in July of 2011...
Walking down memory lane (12/04/11)
To the Editor: Greetings from the Weddles, minus Snow Ellen. She's no longer among the living. I would wish people a Happy Thanksgiving, but it will be over by the time this is published. However, I can wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year...
Remembering the greatest gift (12/04/11)
To the Editor: We will soon be celebrating the Christmas season. Let us not forget that while we are giving gifts to each other, that we were given the greatest gift of all. God, in His infinite wisdom, saw that we were lost in our sin and prepared a way for us to enjoy eternity with Him...
Resident thankful for gift (12/04/11)
To the Editor: I would like to thank Mr. Baker for being so kind and offering his brand new, unused carpet for free. About a week ago, I had posted on one of the Clay County yard sale sites on Facebook that I was looking for a large area rug because I had no carpet on my floor...
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