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Stories from Thursday, March 22, 2012

Police: Man pocketed relief money (03/22/12)
A two-week investigation resulted in an arrest of a Clay County man earlier this week. On Tuesday, Indiana State Police officials arrested Gerald Scott Flint, 53, Brazil. The initial arrest was for Possession of a Legend Drug, a class D felony, out of Jackson County...
Ground broken for hotel (03/22/12)
Hoosier Lodging broke ground Thursday on State Road 59, south of Burger King, for the site of a new hotel. Construction for the hotel will begin Monday, March 26. Hoosier Lodging is currently in negotiations with two major national franchises. "We haven't determined yet which franchise to take," Director of Operations Omar Zafrullah said...
New 4-H Educator named (03/22/12)
The Clay County Extension Office filled a huge need earlier this week. On Monday, Tammy Steiner officially began her duties as the Extension Educator 4-H Youth Development officer. Steiner replaced Melanie Brown. Originally from Riley, Tammy is a Terre Haute South High School graduate...
Tribute set for musician (03/22/12)
The Jack Boswell Country Gospel Band was scheduled to travel to Nashville, Tenn., Jan. 9, for a taping on the "Shotgun Red" Variety Show, which airs weekly on the RFD Network. The band had been chosen as one of the 78 acts among 2,500 applicants. It was scheduled to tape its segment before a live studio audience Monday, Jan. 9, in the General Jackson Ballroom, located on the famed General Jackson Riverboat in Nashville...
Coroner running for re-election (03/22/12)
Current Clay County Coroner Joel R. Reinoehl, a Republican, is running for re-election in the upcoming Primary election. "This is something I've been interested in all my life," Reinoehl said, who's been in the position for the past four years. "I think I've had pretty good success working with law enforcement, and I'd like to carry that on for four more years."...
Chamber Luncheon Set (03/22/12)
The Clay County Chamber of Commerce will meet for its monthly luncheon Tuesday, March 27, at the Renaissance Reception and Conference Center, 101 W. National Ave., Brazil. The luncheon is scheduled to begin at noon. Vermillion Rise Mega Park representative Susan Snider will be the guest speaker...
Special Meeting (03/22/12)
The Clay County Commissioners will conduct a special meeting Monday, March 26, in the Commissioner's Courtroom of the Clay County Courthouse. The meeting will begin at 10:15 a.m. The Commissioners will consider a STOP grant application.
Diabetes classes set (03/22/12)
St. Vincent Clay Hospital has announced the next class on Diabetes Education will begin in April. "What You Should Know About Type 2 Diabetes," will begin Tuesday, April 3, from 2-4 p.m. The class will take place on the first Tuesday of each month. Class size is limited...
Clay City eighth-grader honored by Farm Bureau (03/22/12)
A Clay City Jr./Sr. High School student was recently named one of several Farm Bureau essay contest finalists. One boy and one girl were chosen as finalists from each of Indiana Farm Bureau's 10 districts. The state winners were chosen from the pool of 20 finalists. Each of the finalists received a $50 U.S. Savings Bonds...
Heavy Trash pickup scheduled (03/22/12)
The City of Brazil Sanitation Department has announced its heavy trash pickup for the month of April. The department has scheduled the following for pickup: The department stated it will not pick up batteries, roofing, siding, tires, building materials, televisions or computers. For further information, call 448-8501...
FOP fundraising luncheon scheduled (03/22/12)
The Fraternal Order of Police Ladies Auxiliary will host a fundraising luncheon at the Clay County Courthouse Monday, April 2, at 11 a.m. All funds raised will benefit the new K9 officer for the Brazil Police Department. The auxiliary will offer soup, sandwiches, drinks and desserts...
NCMS students honored! (03/22/12)
Clay City students win contest (03/22/12)
Students from Clay City High School recently attended the first Spartan Match at Ivy Tech Community College in Terre Haute. Students participated in eight of 10 various problem solving matches. Participants included Luke Hostetler, Jordan Prindiville, Mason Darius Farmer, Parker Ames, Claire Miller, Grant Prindiville, Trevor Smith, Whitney Jeffers, Kole Smith, Kiersten Mann and Kyle Withrow...
Community Notes (03/22/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Accepting Donations The Brazil Times is accepting donations for those affected by the severe weather in southern Indiana. All money collected will go to the Red Cross's relief efforts...
New Rotary Member (03/22/12)
Rotary Club of Brazil President Duane Butt (right) and Rotary member Linda Messmer (center) recently welcomed Brazil Police Department Sgt. Todd Stemm as its newest member.
Illinois Lottery (03/22/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Wednesday and Thursday in the Illinois Lottery: Wednesday Pick Three-Midday 7-6-8 Pick Three-Evening 1-7-4 Pick Four-Midday 5-1-5-1 Pick Four-Evening 3-4-9-3 Little Lotto 2-18-22-23-31 Lotto...
Hoosier Lottery (03/22/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Wednesday and Thursday in the Hoosier Lottery: Wednesday Daily Three-Midday 9-0-0 Daily Three-Evening 6-8-6 Daily Four-Midday 7-0-6-4 Daily Four-Evening 7-3-7-0 Lucky 5-Midday 3-7-27-29-36 Lucky 5-Evening...
Early runs lead Clay City to softball victory (03/22/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY -- The Clay City Eels avoided the rain and the visiting Rockville Rox in Thursday's opening night softball contest. The Eels scored seven runs over the first two innings and made them stand up in gaining an 8-4 victory...
Luck relishes spotlight at Stanford pro day (03/22/12)
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) -- Andrew Luck smiled, joked with teammates and looked more comfortable than anybody on a jam-packed Stanford practice field for the school's pro day. Leave it to everyone else to stress about their draft position. Projected to go No. ...
No lack of tradition in Kentucky-Indiana semifinal (03/22/12)
ATLANTA (AP) -- At Kentucky, the bar is set a lot higher than most places. National championship or bust. "It's Kentucky," coach John Calipari said. "Do you expect anything else?" On Friday night, the Wildcats will be matched against one of the few college basketball programs that can give them a run for passion and tradition. ...
Obituary Notices (03/22/12)
John Edward Braden Sr., 89, Brazil, passed away March 17, 2012, at Southwood Health and Rehabilitation, Terre Haute, following an extended illness. Services for John will be at French Funeral Home, March 23, 2012, at 11 a.m., with Pastor Chris Gregg officiating. Burial will follow at Calcutta Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Southern Care Hospice, 4624 S. Springhill Junction, Terre Haute, Ind., 47802. Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in his memory...
Roberta L. Ooley (03/22/12)
Roberta L. Ooley, 81, Brazil, died March 22, 2012, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at Moore Funeral Home.
Brazil Buzz (03/22/12)
An unhurried stroll through our woods on a beautiful day is always a pleasurable experience. Cycling was suggested, but I saved that for another time. I am reading a new book we received in an early Easter gift basket from our daughter Starla. The book is titled, "Secrets of Longevity, Hundreds of Ways to Live to be 100."...
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