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Stories from Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Commissioners discuss auction date with sheriff (02/08/12)
The Clay County Commissioners met Monday morning for their monthly meeting. During the meeting, Sheriff Mike Heaton had multiple issues to discuss with the commissioners, including: "We'll have to shut down the cell for approximately seven to eight days," Heaton said. "If it gets to the point of painting all the cells, the population will have to be low or we won't have enough room to shuffle people around," and...
City council passes ordinance (02/08/12)
The Brazil City Council met Wednesday night for its monthly meeting and passed an ordinance vacating a street and alley. As Ordinance No. 5-2012 reads it will vacate a 25-foot street running northeast and southwest in Hendrix's first and third addition from the east line of Chicago Ave., to the west line of Depot St., known as Railroad St., as well as, a 12-foot alley running northeast and southwest in D.C. ...
JETS to compete at RHIT (02/08/12)
Youthful Clay County brainiacs will go head-to-head in a battle of math, science and technology aptitudes with 20 other schools Thursday, Feb. 16, at Rose Hulman Institute of Technology (RHIT). Both Northview High School (NHS) and Clay City High School (CCHS) students will participate in the 2012 Junior Engineering and Technology Students (JETS) competition, beginning at 5 p.m...
Dinner Time! (02/08/12)
The Northview High School Band Boosters will serve a chicken and noodle dinner as part of the school band program's annual pops concert. The event will take place from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 19, at the high school cafeteria. Cost is $6.50 for adults and $4.25 for children 10-under. Children 2-under will be admitted free...
Meetings set (02/08/12)
The Clay County Local Emergency Planning Committee will have their regular 2012 meetings prior to the Clay County Fire Chiefs Association at 6 p.m., with the chief's meetings at 7 p.m., on the following dates: Feb. 22- Poland Fire House, May 15- Dick Johnson Fire House,...
Food pantry available (02/08/12)
The Catholic Charities mobile food pantry will take place the second Tuesday of every month from 10 a.m. to noon at the Bowling Green community building.
Open House (02/08/12)
Habitat for Humanity of Clay County recently announced it will conduct a dedication ceremony and open house for the Mary Ann Hofmann family home. The event will take place from 2-4 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 12, at 518 E. Ridge St., Brazil. The community is invited to attend and tour the home. Refreshments will be served following the dedication ceremony...
Unsung Eels (02/08/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Experience. There is no substitute for it especially as girls' basketball teams begin their post-season competition in sectionals around the state. For the Clay City Eels, the two-time defending sectional champions, experience will be a key advantage as the team seeks a third straight regional berth...
Agricultural heritage (02/08/12)
The 4-H Pledge goes, "I pledge my head to clearer thinking, my heart to greater loyalty, my hands to larger service, and my health to better living for my club, my community, my country and my world." A number of individuals have done just that throughout history and have contributed much to the agricultural world...
Marilynn J. Dragan (02/08/12)
Marilynn J. Dragan, 85, Knightsville, formerly of Mansfield, Ind., passed away Feb. 8, 2012m at Cloverleaf Health Care following an extended illness. Marilynn was born in Chicago, Ill., July 22, 1926, the daughter of Rocco and Agetha (Jorgunson) Melillo...
Gary Wayne Sellmer (02/08/12)
Gary Wayne Sellmer, 58, Indianapolis, died Feb. 7, 2012, at his residence. He was born Jan. 20, 1954, in Indianapolis, the son of Dr. George W. and F. Rosalind Westfall Sellmer. Gary attended Nora Elementary School and Roosevelt Military Academy in Aledo, Ill...
Fire Runs (02/08/12)
The following is a list of calls the Brazil City Fire Department have responded to from Jan. 26-Feb. 5:...
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