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Stories from Tuesday, April 10, 2012

House Fire (04/10/12)
Fire departments responded to a house fire Tuesday evening at 1961 W. County Road 500 N., Brazil. No one was injured, as no one was inside the home at the time of the fire. Responders included Posey Volunteer Fire Department, Corey Volunteer Fire Department, Center Point Volunteer Fire Department and Dick Johnson Volunteer Fire Department...
Teens for Liberty host political forum (04/10/12)
The Teens for Liberty Gen J club hosted a political forum for the candidates for State Representatives of Indiana House District 42 Tuesday night at the Clay County YMCA. The candidates, Bill Webster (R), Jim Meece (R), Alan Morrison (R) and Mark Spelbring (D) were asked questions by Teens for Liberty club members Kelsie Risk and Jason O'Neal, who acted as moderators. First the candidates gave brief bios, with Webster speaking first...
HOP collects 820 prom dresses (04/10/12)
Over the weekend, hundreds of girls who fell victim to the tornadoes in Henryville, Ind., were given a reason to smile. Henryville Operation Prom (HOP), consisting of Glenna Cheesman and her two daughters Emilee Cheesman and Marleah Tryon, has collected prom dresses for close to a month. On Friday, April 6, HOP set up in the Lifelong Learning Center, Henryville, and distributed dresses and other prom supplies to hundreds of girls from the four high schools affected by the storms...
Fundraiser (04/10/12)
Saturday, April 14, at 4 p.m., the Carbon Bar, 1460 N. Poplar St., will be having a fundraiser for the March of Dimes. There will be a hog roast, live music, a wet T-shirt contest and door prizes.
Fun Run (04/10/12)
The first Subway/Rotary/Riddell Healthy Kids 1-mile Fun Run will take place April 23, at 6 p.m., at the Forest Park pavilion. Applications can be picked up at all local elementary schools, at the Brazil Subway Restaurant, Riddell National Bank, the YMCA or at the pavilion the night of the first practice...
Executive Session (04/10/12)
The Clay County Commissioners will meet in Executive Session on Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at 1 p.m.
S.O.S. in midst of campaign (04/10/12)
On March 2, Serving on the Streets (S.O.S.) kicked off its Change for Change Campaign to raise money for a new community center, which will be located in the old Brazil Junior High School building, Washington St., Brazil. At the annual fundraiser, S.O.S. sent everyone home with a Ball jar to save their change in for two months, with a goal of raising $20,000...
Birthday (04/10/12)
Ruth Ellen Ungerer McVey will be celebrating her 90th Birthday Ruth was born on April 27, 1922, to Hazel and Garrett Ungerer. Ruth graduated from Van Buren High School class of 1940. On December 24, 1944, she married Ray McVey. After his death, she moved to Evansville to be close to her daughter and son-in-law Becky and Eric Norrenbrock and her three grandchildren Chris, Tyler and Keeley Norrenbrock...
Benefit (04/10/12)
The Brazil Eagles Aerie 274 would like to thank the following people for support during the Harold Rogers Benefit on March 10, 2012, which raised over $2,600, Bev Ward of Eddie's Sandwich Shoppe, Durk Crabb of Duke Energy, Sam Vanes, Jim Anderson, Veronica and Hawk, JamieWythe, Betty Metz, Mary Grogan, Rick Moore, Rick Hoke, Judy and Ed Durbin, Linda Wright, Clay City Bob, Old Fashion Jewelry Shoppe, Anita Conway, The Moose, Bryan and Larry Wyndham, Rob Reinhard, Sourthern Wine and Spirits, Bob Bussing, Stephanie Vanatti, Janice Yockey, Kent Joslin, Brad Rawlins, Sally and Him Again, Triggerhead, Janie Miller, Allissa Miller, Emily Barnett, Blue Moon, Walt Young, Bill Vanes, Harold Navel, Melissa Edwards, Rob Reisinger III, David Miller, Janet Giermasinski, Tammy Young, Michael Lovett, Olinger, Lisa White, 90 Proof, Gary Long Jr., Meagan Miller and many more not mentioned.. ...
Military News (04/10/12)
Eric W. Hewitt Navy Lt. Eric W. Hewitt, son of Joyce E. and Thomas K. Hewitt of Brazil, Ind., is currently deployed. Hewitt along with fellow Sailors and Marines deployed aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) are taking full advantage of the Volunteer Tax Assistance (VITA) program offered on board the ship...
Errors prove costly to Eels as Northview wins county softball battle (04/10/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY -- Errors played a large role in Tuesday's Clay County softball match-up as Northview turned eight Clay City errors into six unearned runs on the way to a 7-5 victory over the Eels. A pair of two error innings by Clay City defensively led to crooked numbers in the scoring column for the Knights...
Northview baseball splits two at Royal Classic; Knights 2-1 over weekend (04/10/12)
FISHERS -- The Northview baseball team kept busy over the weekend, compiling a 2-1 mark with a win at Martinsville (14-8) and Friday night and splitting on Saturday at Hamilton Southeastern's Royal Classic. The Knights took game one against Perry Meridian (7-3) before the host Royals edged Northview in the nightcap by a 6-5 score...
Monday high school sports round-up (04/10/12)
JASONVILLE -- Clay City jumped on Shakamak with runs in each of the first three innings and added four in the top of the fifth inning to cruise past Shakamak in Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference play, 7-1. Allie Miller had a two-run single to drive in Logan Ellinger and Emmie Kittle with Rachael Cottrell plating Abby Reed and Allie Miller with a two-run double...
Terry G. Hines (04/10/12)
Terry G. Hines, 64, Brazil, went to be with the Lord on Easter Sunday, April, 8, 2012, after a two-year battle with cancer. Terry was born June 17, 1947, in Clay County, the son of Paul "Roger" Hines and Lucille Miller Hines. He graduated from Brazil High School, Class of 1965, and went on to have a successful career in the field of radiology. Terry started out in x-ray at the Clinton County Hospital in Frankfort, Ind., where he was chief x-ray tech...
Stephen F. Steele (04/10/12)
Stephen F. Steele, 64, Avon, passed away April 9, 2012, in Hendricks Regional Health, Danville. He was born Oct. 1, 1947, in Brazil, Ind., the son of Winton Frederick and Maxine Ellen Hughes Steele. Stephen married Merle Jane Patrick on June 6, 1970, and she survives...
Marvin Lee Crafton (04/10/12)
Marvin Lee Crafton, 76, Greencastle, formerly of Brazil, passed away on April 5, 2012, following a long illness. Marvin was born on July 23, 1935, in Clay County, the son of Glenn and Ferne (Stoelting) Crafton. He was reared by Ernest Mills. Marvin was part of the Cory High School graduating class of 1953...
Seajay Albert Duskey (04/10/12)
Krystal Kirton and Brandon Duskey, Brazil, are proud to announce the birth of their son, Seajay Albert Duskey. Seajay was born on March 6, 2012, at 6:27 p.m. He weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces and was 22 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Kristen Snyder and Jeff Grubb, Paris, Ill. Great-grandparents are Harold and Charlotte Guthrie, Brazil and the late Jerry Archer, Brazil...
Emma Rosalyn Scherer (04/10/12)
David and Amber Scherer, Columbus, would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Rosalyn Scherer. Emma was born on March 2, at 9:53 a.m. She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and was 18 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Harold and Charlotte Guthrie, Brazil. Great-grandparents include Mildred Merrick, Hopkinsville, Ky., and the late Joyce McCall, Roy Rightsell and Roy Guthrie...
Jennifer Dryer and William Bailey (04/10/12)
Jennifer Dryer and William Bailey are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday, May 5, 2012, at 2 p.m., at the Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Evansville. Jennifer is the daughter of Rosie Dryer and the late Pete Dryer, Clay City. She is a 2011 graduate of USI in Evansville, and is employed at Fleishman-Hillard, Chicago...
Public Record (04/10/12)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse April 6-9: Circuit Court -- Civil LVNV Funding Vs. Linda Kearschner: Civil Collections Capital Alliance Financial Vs. Keith Blitz: Civil Collections American Acceptance Co. Vs. Lois E. Sims: Civil Collections...
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