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Stories from Thursday, February 16, 2012

Man remains at-large (02/16/12)
The search for a Clay County man who was indicted on federal drug charges Tuesday is ongoing. According to officials with the Clay County Sheriff's Department (CCSD), Sankey Rust, 32, Brazil, remains at-large. Sheriff Mike Heaton informed The Brazil Times his department has received some leads on Rust's whereabouts, but have been unable to find him...
Northview schedules annual Pops Concert (02/16/12)
The annual Northview High School band Pops Concert will take place Sunday. "This is our winter concert, and we will present the music we have been working on since the Christmas break," NHS band director Bob Medworth said. "Most of it is a little 'lighter' in nature."...
Park Board denies fiber optic request (02/16/12)
After further discussions with city officials, insurance agents and construction professionals, Brazil Park and Recreation Board (BPRB) members denied a company's request to install underground fiber optic cables through Forest Park Tuesday evening...
Candidate to speak for club (02/16/12)
The Clay County Republican Club will conduct its monthly meeting Monday, Feb. 20, at 7 p.m., at the Clay County Senior Citizen's Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil. The guest speaker will be Alan Morrison, candidate for state representative District 42, which includes Posey, Dick Johnson and Brazil Townships, along with Van Buren Precinct 2...
Blood Drive (02/16/12)
The Indiana Blood Center will host a blood drive from 8:15-10:15 a.m., March 2, at Holly Hill. For further information, call 1-800-632-4722.
Chamber Meeting (02/16/12)
The Clay County Chamber of Commerce will conduct its monthly meeting Feb. 28, at noon, at the Renaissance Reception and Conference Center, 101 W. National Ave., Brazil. Parking is available at the bank and on the street. Cost for the luncheon at the meeting will be $10 per person...
Craft Time! (02/16/12)
The Brazil Public Library make and take craft for youth ages 7-under will take place between 6-7 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 23. Those attending will make a winter bird feeder. The craft is free and open to the public. For more information, call 448-1981.
Town of Center Point receives OCRA grant (02/16/12)
CENTER POINT -- During its monthly meeting, Center Point Town Council (CPTC) President Roy Smith announced the Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA) awarded the town a $28,800 grant. The money is meant to assist the town with conducting a study for storm water drainage...
Meetings scheduled (02/16/12)
The Clay County Local Emergency Planning Committee will conduct its regular 2012 meetings prior to the Clay County Fire Chief's Association at 6 p.m., with the chief's meetings at 7 p.m., during the following dates:...
Beef Tagging Day scheduled (02/16/12)
Those interested in showing beef or a dairy steer at the 2012 Clay County 4-H Fair should be aware of 4-H Beef Tagging Day. The event will take place from 9 a.m.-noon, Saturday, March 17, at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds Beef Barn. All steers (beef and dairy) and non-registered heifers are required to be weighed and tagged...
Driver injured in I-70 accident (02/16/12)
CLAY COUNTY -- A two-vehicle accident on Interstate-70 Thursday morning resulted in minor injuries to one driver. At approximately 8:50 a.m., Thursday, Indiana State Police Troopers and Clay County emergency agencies responded to the vehicle crash in the westbound I-70 lane at the 23-mile marker...
'Hat Day' Fundraiser! (02/16/12)
Forest Park Elementary School (FPES) student council members recently conducted a "Hat Day" to raise money for Serving on the Streets (S.O.S.). The students raised $160, and school officials said they are very grateful for the support S.O.S. provides to many FPES students. ...
Community Notes (02/16/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Meeting Slated The Clay County Building Corporation will conduct a special meeting at 2 p.m., Friday, Feb. 17, in the Commissioner's Courtroom at the Clay County Courthouse...
Lawmakers eye end to session (02/16/12)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Indiana state lawmakers could go home early after toughing out a grueling battle over right-to-work legislation this year. Republican House Speaker Brian Bosma told House members Thursday he and Senate President Pro Tem David Long were planning to wrap things up by March 9...
Illinois Lottery (02/16/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Wednesday and Thursday in the Illinois Lottery: Wednesday Pick Three-Midday 5-3-4 Pick Three-Evening 1-8-7 Pick Four-Midday 1-8-4-3 Pick Four-Evening 7-9-0-6 Little Lotto 4-17-25-27-37 Lotto...
Hoosier Lottery (02/16/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Wednesday and Thursday in the Hoosier Lottery: Wednesday Daily Three-Midday 6-4-0 Daily Three-Evening 5-3-6 Daily Four-Midday 2-7-8-9 Daily Four-Evening 9-5-9-2 Lucky 5-Midday 14-24-27-33-36 Lucky 5-Evening...
Local officials attend conference (02/16/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Clay County officials recently paid a visit to the State Capitol. Clay County Council members Toni Carter and Mike McCullough, as well as Clay County Recorder Joe Dierdorf, were three of more than 300 county officials statewide who attended the Association of Indiana Counties' (AIC) 2012 County Legislative Conference...
Maple Center announces assistance for CHIP Program (02/16/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The non-profit Maple Center for Integrative Health recently announced financial assistance for the Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP). Financial assistance to participate in the lifestyle-changing program is available through past participants and a grant from the Wabash Valley Community Foundation...
WVMGA set to have annual seminar (02/16/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Wabash Valley Master Gardeners Association will conduct its annual seminar, "The Gardeners Gathering," Saturday, March 10, from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. The event will take place at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Doors will open for registration at 7:30 a.m...
Forty Hours of Devotion slated for Feb. 19-21 (02/16/12)
WEST TERRE HAUTE -- The Solemn Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, also known as Forty Hours Devotion, will take place Sunday, Feb. 19, Monday, Feb. 20, and Tuesday, Feb. 21; in the Church of the Immaculate Conception at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. This period, the three days preceding Ash Wednesday, the opening of Lent, was fixed by Bishop Celestine de la Hailandiere, when he granted the permission in perpetuity to the congregation at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods...
Northview's Aaron See is state finals bound (02/16/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview's Aaron See has had quite a senior year for the Knights. After a standout football season he received Second Team All-Wabash Valley honors. He was named Homecoming King on Jan. 20, and tonight, he'll take the state's biggest stage in high school wrestling...
Area youngsters competing on the courts (02/16/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor There are plenty of Clay County youngsters playing club volleyball both in Indianapolis and the Terre Haute-area. Not only are there high school and junior high athletes competing, but even elementary schools are well represented in the Circle City Club, Crossroads of America and Indiana Elite programs...
Public Record (02/16/12)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Feb. 10- Feb. 16: Resisting Law Enforcement Culler, Duane K., 40 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Burrows, Susan M., 30 Miller, Joshua D., 36 Miller, Karen J., 34...
Public Record (02/16/12)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Feb. 14-16: Circuit Court -- Civil Mainstreet Acquisition Corporation Vs. Neva Pfley: Civil Collections Mainstreet Acquisition Corporation Vs. Lori Harbaugh: Civil Collections...
Brazil Buzz (02/16/12)
I am ashamed to tell you I messed up the Valentine's Day message from me to you in last week's article. I was so excited about passing it to you, as a result, a little word reversal took place, in error. My heart was in the right place. By the time you read this, the weather will have improved. I refuse to allow this cold snap to make me think otherwise. We are edging closer to springtime...
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