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Stories from Thursday, February 2, 2012

Chase leads to arrest (02/02/12)
After fleeing from deputies in a vehicle and then on foot, a Greencastle man was taken into custody Tuesday on various charges. Clay County Sheriff's Department Chief Deputy Rob Gambill said officers initially attempted to stop Thomas Miller, 41, on a couple traffic violations before the chase ensued...
They sure can sing! (02/02/12)
Approximately 19 choir members gathered in the sanctuary of Peniel United Methodist Church Thursday evening to make a joyful noise during the Clay County Community Choir's (CCCC) first rehearsal. This Easter season's selected repertoire includes all the songs from the "O What a Savior" cantata, by Russell Mauldin and Sue Smith in an arrangement by Ready to Sing...
Imperial Regiment selling scented candles (02/02/12)
The Clay City High School marching band is giving community members a chance to support the band, while making their own homes or offices smell better. Band members are selling homemade candles in 8-ounce jelly jars. "We make the candles ourselves," Band Director Mark Ziegler said. "The Band Boosters purchased equipment to make candles several years ago. They put the wax and scents together and create their own order forms. It's a self-made fundraiser."...
Murder Mystery dinner scheduled for Feb. 24-25 (02/02/12)
The Rock, located at the corner of Cook and 10th Street, Clay City, will be having a Murder Mystery dinner Friday, Feb. 24, at 6:30 p.m., and Saturday, Feb. 25, at 6:30 p.m. The show will include a full meal of barbecue pork, baked beans, potato salad, cole slaw and cornbread...
Meeting Set (02/02/12)
The Board of Commissioners for the Brazil Housing Authority will meet Thursday, Feb. 9, at 8:30 a.m., in the offices of the Brazil Housing Authority, 122 W. Jackson St., Brazil. For further information, call 446-2517 Ext. 228.
Prom Meeting (02/02/12)
The Northview High School Junior Class Post Prom committee will conduct a meeting Tuesday, Feb. 7, at 7 p.m., in the school cafeteria. Many volunteers are needed to plan the event.
Hoop Shoot winners announced (02/02/12)
The winners of the 2012 Brazil Elks Lodge 762 Hoop Shoot recently competed in Rockville. The local hoop shoot contest took place at East Side Elementary School Dec. 10. There were 43 boys and girls from Clay County that participated. There were six divisions for both boys and girls to compete in...
In History (02/02/12)
1932 The following item in the Chicago Tribune Sunday will be of interest to Brazil readers: Members of the Indiana University track teams, which have built up a national reputation in the last few years, will make strong bids for positions on the United States Olympic team this spring...
Looking Back (02/02/12)
Photos from Norval Pickett's collection, now owned by Jim Pickett. (above photo) Tek team; (middle photo) Knightsville team; (bottom photo) Twigg Industries Inc., plant 2.
Community Notes (02/02/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Story Hour! Registration for Story Hour at the Brazil Public Library has started and will be accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis for children ages 3-5. Parents must have a valid library card, and children must be potty trained...
Reunions (02/02/12)
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...
White defense rests in fraud case (02/02/12)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Indiana Secretary of State Charlie White's defense lawyer rested Thursday without presenting a case against voter fraud charges that could oust White from office. Closing arguments in the weeklong trial are set for Friday, when the case is expected to go to jurors in Hamilton County Superior Court...
Hoosier Lottery (02/02/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Wednesday and Thursday in the Hoosier Lottery: Wednesday Daily Three-Midday 2-6-6 Daily Three-Evening 1-9-1 Daily Four-Midday 2-7-9-5 Daily Four-Evening 5-8-6-0 Lucky 5-Midday 8-12-28-34-36 Lucky 5-Evening...
Illinois Lottery (02/02/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Wednesday and Thursday in the Illinois Lottery: Wednesday Pick Three-Midday 4-9-1 Pick Three-Evening 7-0-3 Pick Four-Midday 0-9-7-2 Pick Four-Evening 3-8-0-7 Little Lotto 10-11-15-18-36 Lotto...
Indiana in Brief (02/02/12)
HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) -- A man described by the U.S. attorney's office as a leader in the Latin Kings street gang in northwest Indiana has agreed to plead guilty to murder in the aid of racketeering, participating in racketeering activity and conspiracy to distribute cocaine...
Pancake Breakfast scheduled (02/02/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department will host the 26th Pancake Breakfast at the Fowler Park Log Barn Saturday, Feb. 18, and Sunday, Feb. 19, from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Adults will be served pancakes, sausage patties, pure maple syrup and a drink for $5 and children 6-under will eat for $2...
College Goal Sunday offers free sessions for Indiana students (02/02/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Financial aid professionals will volunteer at 13 Ivy Tech Community College campuses to help college-bound students and their families open the door to financial aid during College Goal Sunday, set for Feb. 12, at 2 p.m. The sessions, which are free, are available at Ivy Tech campuses in Terre Haute, as well as Avon, Bloomington, East Chicago, Evansville, Indianapolis, Lafayette, Lawrenceburg, Logansport, Muncie, Richmond, South Bend and Warsaw...
Frontier offers webinar (02/02/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- Social media is ever-changing, offering new platforms and tools while presenting challenges for businesses to find ways to effectively manage their online presence and reputation. To help businesses navigate the evolving social media landscape, Frontier Communications will present a free, live one-hour webinar Wednesday, Feb. 8, at noon...
Alpaca farming workshops slated (02/02/12)
WEST TERRE HAUTE -- Two upcoming workshops will help those interested in learning more about alpacas. A one-day seminar on the fundamentals of alpaca farming is planned for Saturday, Feb. 11, at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Alpacas 101: The Fundamentals of Alpaca Farming, will be offered from 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m...
Knights pick up a victory (02/02/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The thrill of victory has been absent much too long in the Northview girl's basketball locker room, but on Thursday night it returned 10-fold as the Knights earned their first win of the season, 49-47 over Bloomfield...
Public Record (02/02/12)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Jan. 31- Feb. 2: Resisting Law Enforcement Miller, Thomas L., 41 Barrett, Spenser D., 20 Pearce, Matthew B., 34 Awaiting Arraignment Pearce, Matthew B., 34...
Public Record (02/02/12)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Jan. 31-Feb. 2: Circuit Court -- Civil Timothy Mogel Vs. Norman Mogel: Civil Plenary Small Claims Springleaf Financial Services of Indiana Vs. Gary O. Davis, Jr.: Small Claims...
Brazil Buzz (02/02/12)
Well folks, I should be excited. Groundhog Day is just days away. I am not. We will be faced with the same unsolved problem soon. There is a homely family of the fur-bearing critters taking a long winter's nap beneath the chicken house at the homestead...
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