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Stories from Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Knights band trailer receives makeover (03/06/12)
Through the generosity of a local business, the Northview High School (NHS) Marching Knights band trailer recently received a makeover. According to NMK Band Director Bob Medworth, band booster Stephanie Bowman Morgan and others from the group approached Great Dane in regard to the trailer...
Resident expresses concern over lack of Highway plan (03/06/12)
During the Clay County Council meeting Monday, Brazil resident Walt Moore brought concerns regarding a wheel tax to the council. Moore explained he supports a surtax and wheel tax. However, he feels the Clay County Highway Department needs to have a plan of action before receiving any money, and it needs to be held accountable for the money it receives...
Times collects donations for tornado victims (03/06/12)
The Brazil Times will be collecting donations in an effort to help those affected by the deadly storms in Southern Indiana. Times' General Manager Lynne Llewellyn was born near the area and feels a certain obligation to help. "I was born in Salem, just north of the affected area, and I worked in Pekin," Llewellyn said. "I have a lot of friends and family in that area."...
Housing Authority Meeting Set (03/06/12)
The Board of Commissioners for the Brazil Housing Authority will conduct its March meeting Thursday, at 8:30 a.m., in the offices of the Brazil Housing Authority, 122 W. Jackson St., Brazil.
Knights Of Columbus Fish Fry! (03/06/12)
The Knights of Columbus will conduct a Fish Fry Friday, at the Kennedy's Crossing Bingo Hall, from 4-7 p.m. Family price is $15. Individual prices are $7 for adults, $4 for children, and no charge for children under 3.
Regional Tickets On Sale (03/06/12)
Regional tickets for the Clay City boys' basketball team are currently on sale at the school. Those interested in purchasing the tickets may do so from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., through Friday. For more information, call 812-939-2154.
YMCA Youth Dance (03/06/12)
The YMCA of Clay County will conduct a youth dance Friday, March 9, for sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students. The dance will begin at 8 p.m., and end at 10:30. Concessions will be available. In addition, YMCA staff and volunteers will stay and chaperone. Parents are also welcome to stay...
Candidate: Roads are top priority (03/06/12)
Democrat Roger LaPlante, originally from Marion County, is running for Clay County Council At-Large in the upcoming Primary election. When asked what compelled him to run, LaPlante answered, "Roads, roads, roads. It's the horrible roads in Clay County."...
Sobriety checkpoint to be conducted (03/06/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Putnamville District of the Indiana State Police will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in Vigo County during the late evening hours of Saturday, March 10. The checkpoint is in conjunction with the Operation Pull Over traffic safety campaign, which runs from March 2-18...
Handbell choir to be in concert (03/06/12)
WEST TERRE HAUTE -- The Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir from Fort Worth, Texas, an internationally acclaimed community handbell choir, will be in concert at 2 p.m., Sunday, March 11, in the Church of the Immaculate Conception at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. The concert is open to the public without charge, but freewill donations will be accepted to help defray the choir's travel expenses...
CNN to broadcast documentary featuring Saint Mother Theodore Guerin (03/06/12)
Television network CNN will rebroadcast its documentary report on the process of becoming a saint in the Roman Catholic Church Saturday, March 10. The report, first shown Sunday, March 3, features Saint Mother Theodore Guerin, foundress of the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods...
Contest Winner! (03/06/12)
After a month-long Facebook voting challenge, the overall numbers determined The Rock, Clay City, won the French Funeral Home contest. The Rock recently received a $2,500 donation from the funeral home as a result of the contest. On hand for the donation included Susan Rhodes, Paul Sinders, Rusty Sinders, Kathy Jackson, Brandon Crowley, Mike Fowler, Ted Jackson, Stephanie Jackson, Linda Fowler and representatives from French Funeral Home...
UPDATE: Three taken to hospital following Tuesday accident (03/06/12)
VIGO COUNTY -- Three individuals were transported to Union Hospital, Terre Haute, following a seven-vehicle accident Tuesday morning. At approximately 6:50 a.m., officials were dispatched to an accident, which took place near the Vigo-Clay county line on United States 40...
One injured in seven-vehicle accident (03/06/12)
VIGO COUNTY -- Traffic is back to normal on United States 40 following a seven-vehicle accident. At approximately 6:50 a.m., Tuesday, officials were notified of the accident, which took place near the Vigo-Clay county line. Vigo County Sheriff's Department Lt. Brian DeHart told The Brazil Times there were two different accidents in the area...
North Clay Middle School students with All A's for the fourth sixth week grading period (03/06/12)
(first row) Braden Kruse, Clayton Buck, Chase McCrocklin, Trevor DeOreo, Kenzie Stearley, Samantha Moss, Kaytlin Galloway, Sydney Jolliff, Emily Johnson, Hannah Stallcop, Cameron Carroll, Dylan Hyatt, Dilan Farris, Tyler Leach, Christopher Kaufman, Jacob Hendrich, Alex Reinoehl, Austin Cook, Shaylyn Ehrlich, Katelyn Muncie, Kasey Thiel, Sydni Britton, Maggie Mershon Macey Johnson; (second row) Tatum Dyar, Jordan James, Calen Cook, Brevan Harper, Mariah Hill, Carleigh Shrader, Indya Trahan, Kerstie Shaw, Ayla Winegar, Alexa Tillman, Noah Short, Dylan Frazee, Bryce Minor, Tyler McNabb, Dawson Nelson, Jessican Buckingham, Cassie Hood, Sonja Nelson, Kennedy Johnston, Payton Kumpf, Maddy White, Jacie Sutherlin Catherine Smith; (third row) Jon Adams, Kennedy Rowan, Sidney Fulford, Abby Conrad, Morgan Stearley, Alyssa Yocom, Stacy Payton, Lucy France, Nick Ganly, Mohammed Rahman, Caleb Freeman, Drew Lumsdon, Taylor Hayes, Ally Pell, Olivia Lundy, Michael Walters, Thomas Hess, Alex Harrison, Brenton Bradford, Kaitlynn Harris, Hanna Barnett, Hannah Stagg. ...
North Clay Middle School students most improved for the fourth sixth week grading period (03/06/12)
(first row) Caleb Kumpf, Chasidy Cinnamon, Shay Ray, Kayla Bissinger, Chaze Secrest, Gracie Timberman, Dylan McCullough, Matt Kozik, Andrew Brown, Clayton Buck, Landon Hollowell, Evan Mitten, Emily McWilliams, Krislin Lemont, Kennedy Enders, Devon Krider, Brooke Decker, John Pell, Parker Timberman; (second row) Matthew Stuart, Mariah Brown, Valerie Deakins, Rylee Pennington, Kayle McBride, Charley Plunkett, Kennedy Rowan, Jarrod Guidry,, Landen Wilson, Luke Kochvar, Bryan Lovett, Caleb Williams, Jeff Orman, Samantha Thomas, Alisha Long, Maggie Mershon, Ryan Dickison, Zach Tracy, Christopher Kaufman, Mackenzie Higgenbotham; (third row) Oriah Smith, Taylor Crafton, Cheyenne Markley, Trent Hayes, Tristan Weaver, Austin Kaelber, Joshua Alsip, Nathan Thomas, Blake Dudley, Justin Nevins, Cassie Elwell, Britany Truxal, Nicole Matson, Justine Smith, Alexa Abbott, Shailiegh Whistler, Chailen Holly, Alli Durbin. ...
Club News (03/06/12)
Delta Theta Tau Sorority The regular meeting of the Alpha Omega Chapter of Delta Theta Tau Sorority was held at 7 p.m., on Feb. 21, 2012, at the home of Diane Braden. The meeting was opened by Chapter VP Kim Emmert-O'Dell with the Delta Opening Ceremony and Delta Prayer. The Secretary called roll with 12 members present. The January minutes were approved as read...
Reunions (03/06/12)
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, James Stewart, Sally Walls, John Wells and Angelia Williams...
North Clay girls split against Patriots (03/06/12)
Times Staff Report The North Clay girls' basketball teams split a pair of games at home against Owen Valley on Tuesday night. The seventh-grade team produced a 31-20 victory as Stacy Payton poured in a game-high 16 points for the Knights. She hit on 3-of-4 free throws in the win and nailed a clutch 3-pointer in the third quarter that helped North Clay cement the victory...
Knights compete in Hoosier State Relays qualifier (03/06/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Staff Report GREENCASTLE -- Athletes from around the state began their quests for a trip to the Hoosier State Relays on March 17 at Indiana Wesleyan. The Northview Knights joined several local schools in competing Saturday at DePauw University's indoor facility as a qualifier to the HSR Meet...
Report: Colts, Manning breaking up (03/06/12)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Peyton Manning era in Indianapolis is expected to end Wednesday, according to a report. Citing anonymous sources, ESPN reported Tuesday that the Colts plan to hold a news conference to announce the long-expected decision. Manning is expected to attend...
Candra Denise Messer and Mitchell Ross Modesitt (03/06/12)
Joe and Carol Messer, Francisville, and Tom Modesitt and Brenda Shaw, both of Brazil are proud to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their children, Candra Denise Messer and Mitchell Ross Modesitt, on Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 5:30 p.m., at the Tippecanoe Shrine Club, Lafayette...
Public Record (03/06/12)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse March 2-5: Circuit Court -- Civil Lacey M. Owens Vs. Kevin J. Owens: Domestic Relations Marriage License Applications James Theodore Lotz, 25, Brazil, and Melody Jayne Clevenger, 21, Brazil...
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