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Stories from Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Wyndham speaks at Chamber meeting (01/24/12)
Residents may see an increase in taxes after a discussion during Tuesday's Clay County Chamber of Commerce luncheon in the Brazil Family Medicine building basement. City of Brazil Mayor Brian Wyndham discussed the possibility of imposing a wheel tax to help generate funds needed to improve road conditions...
Board of works to hire police officers (01/24/12)
The board of works met Monday afternoon for a special meeting to get the process started to hire two police officers. The approval to hire the new officers, Graig Bass and Raymond Walters III, needed to be done in a public forum, and the candidates must pass certain qualifications...
Patriotic performance to be this weekend (01/24/12)
Tickets are still available for the Community Theatre of Clay County's upcoming production. The troupe will perform, "An American Songbook," Friday and Saturday at the Lark Theater. A dessert theater is scheduled to start at 6:30 p.m., each evening, with music starting at 7:15...
Students stay overnight at school due to weather (01/24/12)
Lynn Romas has been involved in education for several years. But last week, he witnessed a first in his career. The Northview High School Principal, in addition to NHS boys' athletic director Charley Jackson, stayed at the school Friday evening with members of the South Vermillion boys' and girls' basketball squads...
Snowflakes! (01/24/12)
Youth 8-older should stop by the Brazil Public Library Wednesday, between 6-7 p.m., to make and take a 3D snowflake. The craft project is free and open to the public. For further information, call 448-1981.
Food Giveaway (01/24/12)
The Church of Our Lord Jesus, 708 E. Hendrix St., Brazil, will conduct a food giveaway Saturday, from 1-3 p.m. For more information, call 446-3110.
Meece files candidacy (01/24/12)
Parke County Commissioner Jim Meece recently filed as a Republican candidate for State Representative for District 42. District 42 includes 10 townships in Parke County, all of Vermillion County and parts of Clay, Fountain, Warren and Vigo counties...
Maple Center announces 2012 spring schedule (01/24/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The non-profit Maple Center for Integrative Health recently announced the 2012 spring schedule for the Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP). The following is a list of dates and locations for the spring sessions: Those attending the free sessions will learn how to reverse hardening of the arteries and heart disease, eat more and lose weight, drop blood cholesterol 15-20 percent, reduce coronary risk factors with just a fork and knife, control Type II diabetes through lifestyle, reduce hypertension, work with a physician to reduce reliance on prescription medications, and develop long-term strategies for optimal health.. ...
Sister opens exhibit (01/24/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- Sister Jody O'Neil, artist in residence for the Sisters of Providence at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, opened a solo exhibit Thursday, at the Corporate Square, 2901 Ohio Blvd., Terre Haute. The exhibit will continue until July 12. Sister Jody, who works in several different media, will show 11 matted and framed photos and six framed watercolors, all of which are available for purchase...
Reunions (01/24/12)
Brazil Class of 1972 The Brazil Class of 1972 is seeking addresses for the following classmates: Elizabeth Allen, Rose Burnstead, Mary Beth Goodhart, David Burke, Patricia Guinn, Cheri Coffin, Linda Love, Randy Love, Mary McAuliffe, Jennifer Milburn, Thomas Snell, James Stewart, Sally Walls, John Wells and Angelia Williams...
Honor Rolls (01/24/12)
North Clay Middle School Sixth Grade High Distinction Jessica Buckingham, Calen Cook, Arabella Davis, Trevor Deoreo, Dylan Frazee, Brevan Harper, Kennedy Johnston, Payton Kumpf, Marguerite Mershon, Sonja Nelson, Emilee Reynolds, Jacie Sutherlin Distinction...
Dean's Lists (01/24/12)
Ivy Tech Community College Ivy Tech Community College has named more than 15,000 students statewide to the Dean's List for this past fall semester. The Dean's List recognizes any degree-seeking student who has earned 12 or more credit hours during his/her studies at Ivy Tech, is enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours during the term, and earns a grade point average of 3.5 or higher...
Community Notes (01/24/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: No Longer In Service Officials with the Wesley Chapel Food Pantry recently announced they will no longer conduct monthly food pantry events. For further information, call 448-8666...
Clay City girls claim third straight in county rivalry (01/24/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor An experienced Clay City girls' basketball team got 20 points from senior Brielle Drelick and was able to pull away for a 46-25 victory over the Northview Knights for the Eels' third straight victory in the rivalry. Four years ago it was a young Clay City squad that started three freshmen against a battle tested Northview squad and came away with a 71-54 loss. ...
Michael David Clawson (01/24/12)
Pilot Michael David Clawson, 51, Brazil, died Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, in a helicopter accident while serving his country in Afghanistan. He was born Dec. 15, 1960, in Kalamazoo, Mich., to Paul Mack Clawson and Miriam Florene Brubaker Clawson. Mike was a pilot for AAR Airlift as a contractor for the Department of Defense...
Thelma Irene Stevenson (01/24/12)
Thelma Irene Stevenson, 89, long-time former resident of Center Point, went home to the Lord from the Brazil home of her granddaughter, Laurie Pleake, on Jan. 23, 2012, with family at her side. She was born Oct. 30, 1922, in Clay County as the daughter of Chester and Zella Bullerdick McLain...
Howard Wesley Rockhill (01/24/12)
Howard Wesley Rockhill, son of Howard P. Rockhill (former Brazil fire chief) and Gladys Jackson Rockhill, was born April 28, 1918, in Brazil. On Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, he passed on at the Houston House in Houston, Mo., at the age of 93. Howard was born and raised in Brazil, where he delivered The Brazil Times from 1930-1938, and graduated from Brazil High School in 1937...
Louella "Louise" Davis (01/24/12)
Louella "Louise" Davis, 88, Harmony, passed away Jan. 23, 2012, at Cloverleaf Health Care, in Knightsville, following an extended illness. Louise was born in Charleston, Ill., Sep. 16, 1923. Her family moved to Clay County in the late 30's. Here she met Frank Davis whom she married Dec. 4, 1941. They were married for 65 years. Along with her husband, Louise owned and operated Davis Market in Brazil and the Highway Market in East Glenn...
Public Record (01/24/12)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Jan. 20-23: Circuit Court -- Civil Professional Accounts Service, Inc. Vs. James B. Dulin: Civil Collections Central Mutual Insurance Company Vs. Discovair: Civil Plenary...
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