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Stories from Sunday, March 11, 2012

Schools To Present Plays (03/11/12)
Both Northview High School and Clay City High School will present school plays this weekend. Northview's Drama Club will perform, "Bard in a Box," a modern day version of "Taming of the Shrew," Friday, March 16, at 7 p.m., and Saturday, March 17, at 7 p.m...
Percussion units fare well in contests (03/11/12)
NEW PALESTINE -- The Clay City High School Indoor Percussion Unit competed in the Indiana Percussion Association (IPA) contest at New Palestine Saturday, coming away with a 10th-place finish. Clay City competed in the PSCA Division and scored a 73.50...
Corporation announces kindergarten roundups (03/11/12)
The following are dates for the annual Clay Community Schools Kindergarten Roundup: For further information, call Kathy Knust at 443-4461 or e-mail knustk@clay.k12.in.us...
Clay Building Trades class working on 38th project (03/11/12)
The Clay Building Trades class has been working on Project No. 14 in Clay View Estates this year. The home will be the 38th project to be completed since the group's inception in 1974. The class is currently laying the brick on the exterior of the house during dry days and going indoor to finish the electrical devices on foul weather days...
Local youth is finalist in pageant (03/11/12)
Nine-year-old Clay County resident Carlee Ann Lynch, was recently chosen as a state finalist in the National American Miss Indiana Pageant, which will take place June 16, at the Mariott in Indianapolis. Carlee is the daughter of Tara McCullough. The National American Miss pageants take place for girls ages 4-18, and have five different divisions...
Risk, Meece to speak at Republican Club meeting (03/11/12)
Two political candidates will be the featured speakers at the March Clay County Republican Club meeting. The meeting will take place Monday, March 19, at 7 p.m., at the Clay County Senior Citizen's Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil. The first speaker will be 8th Congressional candidate, Kristi Risk...
Council: Town projects near completion (03/11/12)
CENTER POINT -- Town council members reported the wastewater treatment plant and booster station projects are nearly complete at the recent Center Point Town Council meeting. "The water system is complete and has been online for a good three months, and it's working fine," Center Point Town Council President Roy Smith said. "The booster pumps both kicked out last week and we have had maintenance done when the tower had a low reading."...
North Clay earns gold rating in contest (03/11/12)
FRANKLIN -- The North Clay Middle School Winter Guard competed in the Indiana High School Color Guard Association (IHSCGA) Divisional Finals Saturday at Franklin Central, coming away with a gold rating in Cadet Class. Schools had to score 60 or above to achieve the gold rating...
CPC to host two Tuesday events (03/11/12)
The Crisis Pregnancy Center will host two meetings Tuesday at Christ Community Church, north on State Road 59, one mile from the stoplight at Hendrix Street. The first, "Men Matter: Why Men Hate to Go to Church," will run from 6-7:30 p.m. Those interested in attending are encouraged to go to the back parking lot of the church and go into the church through the Fellowship Hall, where they will then be directed to the meeting room...
Reunions (03/11/12)
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...
Community Notes (03/11/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Weather Class A weather spotter class will take place at the Brazil Public Library Monday, March 12. The class will begin at 4:30 p.m., and will offer free training on the interpretation of cloud structure and radar images associated with severe weather...
Illinois Lottery (03/11/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the Illinois Lottery: Friday Pick Three-Midday 7-7-1 Pick Three-Evening 9-6-5 Pick Four-Midday 1-8-5-8 Pick Four-Evening 4-2-8-8 Little Lotto 2-19-23-27-33 Mega Millions...
Hoosier Lottery (03/11/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday and Saturday in the Hoosier Lottery: Friday Daily Three-Midday 8-4-1 Daily Three-Evening 9-9-9 Daily Four-Midday 5-4-0-9 Daily Four-Evening 8-7-4-7 Lucky 5-Midday 2-5-7-17-18 Lucky 5-Evening...
Two arrested for meth possession at checkpoint (03/11/12)
VIGO COUNTY -- While conducting a DUI checkpoint Saturday, from 10 p.m.-midnight, troopers from the Indiana State Police Putnamville Post arrested two after discovering an alleged methamphetamine lab in a vehicle. The checkpoint was just west of the Wabash River on United States 40 near Schley Place...
Late lead evaporates for Eels in regional opener (03/11/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor MARTINSVILLE -- Barely a minute stood between the Clay City Eels and a chance to play for the school's first regional championship since 1974. It hardly took that long for it to quickly come unraveled. The Eels saw a six-point lead evaporate in that time as Hauser's 6'7 Adam Miller forced three turnovers, turned them into lay-ups and eventually hit a game-tying 3-pointer with six seconds left to force overtime. ...
Kentucky, Syracuse, N. Carolina, MSU get top seeds (03/11/12)
EDDIE PELLS,AP National Writer This time around, the drama began before the brackets even came out. Kentucky, Syracuse and North Carolina all earned top seeding for the NCAA tournament Sunday despite surprising weekend losses that brought more intrigue to the three-week, 67-game tournament better known as March Madness...
Former Sullivan, ISU runner places third in the IAAF World Indoor Track and Field Championships (03/11/12)
KEVIN JENISON GoSycamores.com ISTANBUL, Turkey - Former Indiana State track & field athlete Erica Moore captured the bronze medal in the women's 800 meters as she ran a personal best 1:59.97 to finish third at the IAAF World Indoor Track & Field Championships Sunday in Istanbul, Turkey...
Howard scores 30 as Magic send Pacers to fourth straight loss (03/11/12)
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Dwight Howard had 30 points and 13 rebounds, and J.J. Redick added 18 points and a career-high nine assists as the Orlando Magic ran past the Indiana Pacers 107-94 on Sunday night. The Magic played without starters Hedo Turkoglu and Jason Richardson, but seemed unfazed as they built a 20-point lead in the first half and got 30 points from their reserves...
Mary Alice Thomas (03/11/12)
Mary Alice Thomas, 82, Carbon, passed away March 9, 2012, at Indiana University Health and Hospital of Morgan County. Mary was born Aug. 2, 1929, in Rockville, the daughter of Odis and Bessie (Roach) Lancaster. She married Joseph Thomas April 6, 1946...
Mary A. Pensinger South (03/11/12)
Mary A. Pensinger South, 101, Veedersburg, died at 11:42 a.m., Friday, March 9, 2012, at St. Elizabeth Central Hospital, Lafayette, Ind. Mrs. South was born June 9, 1910, in Brazil, the daughter of George Finley and Maggie May (Bridgewater) Houk. She married Cecil M. South May 13, 1939, in Russellville, Ind. He has preceded her in death July 9, 1992...
Center thanks community (03/11/12)
To the Editor: Valentine's Day at Exceptional Living Center of Brazil was a great success due to the wonderful support of our community members. Our residents and staff would like to thank the Brazil Red Hat Divas for the beautiful flowers they brought to our residents on Valentine's Day...
Daylight Savings Time unsafe (03/11/12)
To the Editor: On March 11, clocks moved forward one hour as daylight saving time goes into effect. Just when Hoosiers are getting energized by the hint of spring and starting to enjoy morning sunshine, bam! We will be plunged back into darkness. Not only is morning darkness depressing, it's unsafe...
Resident grateful for center (03/11/12)
To the Editor: I want to take a minute to thank the instructors at the (Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers -- LEAAP Center), located on Jackson Street here in Brazil. Sara, Jennifer, Mary and Nancy have made such a difference in my life. They worked long hours tutoring me in math and science particularly, and after many long months of hard work, I passed my GED...
Words from book inspirational (03/11/12)
To the Editor: A dear Christian friend of mine recently sent me a book, "Living the Cross Centered Life," by C.J. Mahaney, and I just wanted to share what an awesome read it is. My second time through it, "this time with a highlighter," and more slowly, I've come across some very powerful principles...
School thanks all for help (03/11/12)
To the Editor: Northview High School and the Northview Athletic Department recently hosted the IHSAA Sectional No. 12 Boys' Basketball Tournament and the hospitality room for all coaches, officials and administrators. Thanks to the generous donations by local businesses, the hospitality room was a great success...
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