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Stories from Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Christmas Cheer! (12/06/11)
Forest Park Elementary School kindergartners (from left) Audrey Paul and Tommy Maybaugh, both 5, belt out "Jingle Bells," during the school's special performance of its annual Christmas Program Monday afternoon. The afternoon performance was for family that could not make the Monday evening performance, which included "The Year Without A Santa Claus." Audrey is the daughter of Brian and Jamie Paul while Tommy is the son of Chamis and Mike Raab...
No commissioner's tax sale for 2011 (12/06/11)
During the Clay County Commissioners meeting Monday, the commissioners decided not to have a commissioner's tax sale for 2011. The commissioners normally have a tax sale and commissioner's sale, which is a sale for the properties that don't sell during the tax sale, every year. They discussed the sale doesn't generate much money, but to advertise for the sale costs $2,000...
Students honor fallen hero (12/06/11)
Two Northview High School clubs and one athletic team are joining forces to ensure area children will wake up to presents under the Christmas tree, while honoring a local hero. "We had kind of thrown around the idea of doing something to honor the late Cpl. ...
YMCA to conduct youth dance (12/06/11)
The YMCA of Clay County will conduct a youth dance Friday. The dance is open to sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders. Students should bring their school identification or other document showing their grade. The dance will begin at 8 p.m., and end at 10:30 p.m...
Recycling drives both a success (12/06/11)
On Saturday, Dec. 3, the Green Corps teamed up with Recycle Force to conduct two electronics recycling drives at Clay City High School and Northview High School. The drives at both schools were very successful, with approximately 2,000 pounds of electronics recycled at each location...
Little Historic Church at Carbon (12/06/11)
The Little Historic Church at Carbon will have their Friday program on Dec. 9. There will be a pitch-in dinner at 6 p.m., with the program at 7. This month the entertainment will be provided by the Clay County Community Choir, with "Comfort and Joy."...
New DVD helps beginners learn common birds of Indiana (12/06/11)
One in every five Americans watches birds, according to a recent report from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. For those just getting started with the hobby, the experience can vary from exciting to frustrating. In the beginning many new species are observed, yet some can be difficult to identify. A new DVD titled "Better Birdwatching in Illinois and Indiana" makes the learning process easier by focusing on about 150 of the most common birds found in the region...
Breakfast Casseroles make holiday entertaining a breeze (12/06/11)
When company comes to stay for the holidays, the main meal on the big day tends to get the most attention. But with simple prep the night before, you can wake up your guests and their senses with a deliciously simple breakfast casserole for a welcome morning surprise...
Wednesday offers holiday tips (12/06/11)
Through Christmas, The Brazil Times will offer readers information from Family Features. According to its website, FamilyFeatures.com, the organization "is a trusted industry resource and leading provider for free food and lifestyle content in a variety of sizes and formats ..."...
Donation (12/06/11)
The Clay Business Women recently donated a monetary gift to the House of Hope. On hand for the donation included (from left) Deneta Campbell, Kathy Deal, House of Hope Assistant Director Brian Rosano, Charlene Petersen and Laura Butterworth.
School Board to meet (12/06/11)
The Clay Community School Board will meet Thursday, Dec. 8, at 7:30 p.m., at the North Clay Middle School media center. Several items will appear on the agenda regarding old business, including: In addition, several items appear on the agenda regarding new business, including:...
Meeting scheduled (12/06/11)
The annual meeting of the Posey Township Clay County Volunteer Fire Department will take place at 7 p.m., Friday, Dec. 16, at the firehouse. Election of two public directors will take place and a report of activities from the past year will be presented...
Firefighters battle blaze in Center Point (12/06/11)
CENTER POINT -- Firefighters needed approximately nine hours to put out a house fire that began late Monday evening. At approximately 10 p.m., emergency responders were notified of the house fire in Center Point. Firefighters finished battling the blaze close to 7:30 a.m., Tuesday...
Donation (12/06/11)
Carbon Masonic Lodge No. 529 F. & A. M. of Brazil, donated 40 dozens cookies and Coffee Grinds donated eight dozen cookies for the 
troops at Camp Atterbury and will be delivered by our own member, Sgt. Ean Blakley.
 Present is our Lodge Treasurer Melvin Fagg, Coffee Grinds, Jackie Wilson, and Sgt Ean Blakley.
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Clay County Day Luncheon (12/06/11)
The annual Clay County Day Luncheon will be Jan. 19, 2012, in Bradenton, Fla., at the Mattison's Riverside Ballroom at Twin Dolphin Marina. Reservation letters have been mailed to past attendees. Any Clay Countian that would like to attend, contact BJ Hofmann, 812-239-9600...
North Clay Middle School All A's for the second six weeks (12/06/11)
(first row) Hannah Stagg, Bryce Minor, Tyler McNabb, Nick Ganly, Austin Cook, Noah Short, Mariah Hill, DJ Fleese, Calen Cook, Breven Harper, Alexa Tillman, Morgan Breitweiser, Tatum Dyar, Sonja Nelson, Jacie Sutherlin, Kennedy Johnston, Payton Kumpf, Braden Kruse; (second row) Kerstie Shaw, Parker Spears, Emily Johnson, Samantha Moss, Emily Johnson, Kaytlin Galloway, Hanna Barnett, Kenzie Stearley, Kaylee Greene, Garrett Hetrick, Nicholas Ross, Tyler Leach, Isaac Redenbarger, Cameron Carroll, Indya Trahan, Jessica Buckingham, Jacob Maccarrone, Madeline White; (third row) Morgan Stearley, Aylssa Yocom, Stacy Payton, Brennen Pilman, Tucker Stewart, Jacob Dean, Drew Lumsdon, Kaitlynn Harris, Abby Conrad, Michael Walters, Mitchell Howald, Jacob Hendrich, Kody Fatch, Olivia Lundy, Dylan Frazee, Trevor Deoreo, Caleb Freeman.. ...
North Clay Middle School Most Improved for the second six weeks (12/06/11)
(first row) Emilee Reynolds, Jacob Brown, Carleigh Shrader, Chelsey Hines, Cody Swearingen, Seth Whittle, Payton Brown, Tanner Okulovich, Jamie Eaglin, Calen Cook, Andy Young, Bravan Harper, Shelby Wright, Hailynn Willmore,Tia Jones, Kennedy Johnston, Jillian Gardner, Kaela Solesky, Arabella Davis, Lauren Swearingen, Sera Little, Kelsie Warren, Noah Brannon; (second row) Jennifer Crowe, Matthew Moorehead, Scott Silvers, Dylan McCullough, Kaylee Greene, Adora Jones, Jack Short, Ryan Young, Nathan Forster, Logan Wilson, Cassie Hood, Jourdan Cayton, Izzy Shumaker, Becky Gregory, Cassie Inbody, Mike Thomas, John Fischer, Caleb Siddons Chantael Poorman, Morgan Braswell, Mary Gray; (third row) Jordan Delaplane, Brandon Cundiff, Kody Fatch, Chris Hillenburg, Thomas Hess, Axel Green, Marcus Duregger, Noah Gordon, Jordan Berry, Brett Carter, Aaron Sapp, Zachary Drake, Madison Mecila, Zoe Orman, Breana Dove, Alison Hofmann, Austin Huey, Casey Nevins.. ...
Reunion (12/06/11)
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...
Community Notes (12/06/11)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Christmas Program Staunton Elementary School will conduct its Christmas Program today. Children in grades first, third and fifth will perform today. Doors to the school will open at 6 p.m., each evening, and the program is scheduled to begin at approximately 6:30 p.m...
Youthful Knights building for postseason (12/06/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview wrestling program is coming off a year in which it finished second in a very solid team sectional race with as talented a senior class as it has had recently. The Knights might have some inexperience and are a little short in numbers this year, but the cupboard is far from bare...
Top-ranked Rivet finishes strong over Eels (12/06/11)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY -- The Class A ninth-ranked Eels had their chances against No. 1 ranked defending state champion Vincennes Rivet on Monday night, but in the end it was the Patriots that pulled out a 42-28 win that was much closer than the final score would indicate...
Mandee Jayne Oellig (12/06/11)
Morgan Jo Ann Oellig is proud to announce the birth of her sister, Mandee Jayne Oellig. Mandee was born on Sept. 27, 2011, at Union Hospital. She weighed 5 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19.5 inches long. Proud parents are Bill and Reva Oellig, Clinton. Grandparents are Mark and Penny McMichael, Center Point, and Mike and Lori Oellig, Clinton...
Christina Rene' Guyer and Zachary Evan Dunn (12/06/11)
Stephen and Cheri Guyer are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter Christina Rene' Guyer to Zachary Evan Dunn, son of Larry and Heather Dunn. Christina is the granddaughter of Marilyn Kae Blain, Olney, Ill. and Richard and Marsha Guyer, Brazil. She is a 2008 graduate of East Richland High School in Olney, and she is employed at KidZone Early Education Center...
Public Record (12/06/11)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Dec. 2-5: Circuit Court -- Civil LNV Funding Vs. Phillip D. Walton: Civil Collections Midland Funding Vs. Samantha J. Fisher: Civil Collections Small Claims Beryle A. Lane Vs. Wabash Valley Asphalt: Small Claims...
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