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Stories from Thursday, April 12, 2012

Generous Donation (04/12/12)
A local 11-year-old wanted a very different birthday party than most children her age. While listening to a radio program called Adventures in Odyssey, Sophie Lohrman learned about a fundraiser called a rock-a-thon. Lohrman decided she wanted to have a rock-a-thon for her eleventh birthday party...
City Council hears update on skate park (04/12/12)
At Wednesday's Brazil City Council meeting, Roberta Weliever gave an update on the progress of the skate park, to be located at the corner of Jackson and Wesley Church streets. "We have been working really hard," Weliever said. "It seems like I have been working on this forever, and we're getting closer."...
Clay City students to also witness mock accident (04/12/12)
Clay City High School juniors and seniors will have the opportunity to experience a mock accident, taking place at Northview High School Monday. The CCHS students will ride school buses to Northview after lunch to participate in the event. According to CCHS Principal Jeff Bell, Clay City hasn't experienced a mock accident for the past 15 years...
Webster to speak at Republican Club meeting (04/12/12)
The Clay County Republican Club will have its monthly meeting Monday, April 16, at the Clay County Senior Citizen's Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil. The time of the meeting has been changed to 7:30 p.m., to accommodate the Clay County Chamber of Commerce's Candidate Forum...
Bee Ridge Church to have revival (04/12/12)
A revival will take place at Bee Ridge Church, 10100 N. Kennedy's Crossing Rd., Brazil, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Events will begin at 7 p.m., Friday and Saturday, and 10:30 a.m., Sunday. Featured speakers will be pastors Ron and Jeff Bridgewater...
Door Christian Fellowship to host revival (04/12/12)
The Door Christian Fellowship Church will begin a revival Friday, at 7 p.m., with Evangelist Terry C. Haynes preaching. The Door is located at 100 N. Forest Ave., Brazil. For further information or transportation, call 812-201-3966.
YMCA Donation! (04/12/12)
Rotary Club of Brazil President Duane Butt (right) presents YMCA of Clay County CEO Deborah Plummer with a $1,000 donation from the club. The check will help fund YMCA programs.
Country, Western music at senior center (04/12/12)
Country and Western music is returning to the Clay County Senior Citizen's Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil, Saturday. Doors open at 6 p.m. Hot dogs and hamburgers will be available for purchase. Music will begin at 7 p.m., and conclude at 9. All are welcome...
Congressional candidate to visit county Friday (04/12/12)
Congressional candidate Dave Crooks will visit Clay County Friday as part of his district-wide listening tour to speak with Hoosiers. Crooks will visit with voters at Glory Days Restaurant in Clay City, at 11:30 a.m., followed by a lunchtime stop at the Double N Diner in Brazil at 12:30 p.m., to listen to voters' concerns and to discuss his plans if elected...
Donations for Relay For Life! (04/12/12)
Brazil Rotary Club President Duane Butt (above photo, left) hands a $250 donation to Relay for Life Clay County Chair Carrol Evans (right). In addition, Dr. Miranda Goodale, DPM, (below photo, left) owner of Clay County Podiatry, LLC, recently presented Evans, with a $500 sponsorship check for the Relay event, which will take place Saturday, May 12, at Forest Park. Relay For Life raises funds to benefit cancer survivors and their caregivers in Clay County...
Hoosier Lottery (04/12/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Wednesday and Thursday in the Hoosier Lottery: Wednesday Daily Three-Midday 2-1-3 Daily Three-Evening 6-3-4 Daily Four-Midday 9-9-0-8 Daily Four-Evening 8-5-9-7 Lucky 5-Midday 8-9-23-27-36 Lucky 5-Evening...
Illinois Lottery (04/12/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Wednesday and Thursday in the Illinois Lottery: Wednesday Pick Three-Midday 3-9-5 Pick Three-Evening 0-1-3 Pick Four-Midday 7-7-6-2 Pick Four-Evening 1-8-6-2 Little Lotto 3-24-28-33-38 Lotto...
Knights split matches against Braves and Rox (04/12/12)
Times Staff Report The Northview boys' golf team earned its first win of the season on Thursday evening with a 10-shot victory over Rockville at Forest Park Golf Course. The Knights got a 38 from Larry Knight to lead the way as Keegan Roembke shot a 39, Drew Atkinson had a 41 and Dylan Nesty carded a 42 to get the win...
Knights rally for walk-off softball win over Lakers (04/12/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor If the Northview softball team takes anything away from Thursday's 8-7 win over visiting Shakamak, it's that you can never look past an opponent. With a weekend trip to the Jasper Invitational Tourney and games against the host Wildcats and traditional power, Carmel, this evening, the Knights nearly got caught by an aggressive Lakers squad that didn't back down from Northview...
Chris Alan Ramey (04/12/12)
Chris Alan Ramey, 59, Carbon, passed away unexpectedly April 11, 2012, at 1:40 a.m., at St. Vincent's in Indianapolis. Chris was born June 14, 1952, in Clay County, the son of Kenneth C. Ramey and Nelle Rose (Fowler) Ramey. He graduated from Brazil High School with the class of 1970, and later graduated from Indiana University with a degree in business...
Obituary Notices (04/12/12)
Marvin Lee Crafton, 76, Greencastle, formerly of Brazil, passed away April 5, 2012, following a long illness. A memorial graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, April 14, 2012, at Cottage Hill Cemetery, with Pastor Bryan Smith officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 50 E. 91st St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, Ind., 46209. Envelopes will be available at the service. Visit www.frenchfuneral-home.com to light a candle in his remembrance...
Frieda Jane Corrie (04/12/12)
Frieda Jane Corrie, 87, Indianapolis, formerly of Brazil, died at 2 a.m., Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at her residence. Visitation will be 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Friday, April 13, at Moore Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Friday, April 13, at the funeral home, with Pastor Rich Laskowski officiating...
Pauline Tucker Brown (04/12/12)
Pauline Tucker Brown, 89, Brazil, died at 11:02 p.m., Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at Cloverleaf Healthcare, Knightsville. Visitation will be 3-4 p.m., Saturday, April 14, at Moore Funeral Home. Services will be at 4 p.m., Saturday, April 14, at the funeral home, with Pastor Lyle Monnett officiating. Burial will follow at Bee Ridge Cemetery. Visit www.moorefuneralhomes.com to send condolences to the family...
James Carl Wallace (04/12/12)
James Carl Wallace, 77, Brazil, died April 12, 2012, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. Visitation is Tuesday, April 17, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., with a 1 p.m., funeral service at Moore Funeral Home. A full obituary will appear in Saturday's Brazil Times.
Donald Fred Price (04/12/12)
Donald Fred Price, 77, passed away peacefully at the V.A. Medical Center in Indianapolis, Thursday, April 12, 2012, after a long battle with Alzheimer's. He was born Nov. 3, 1934, in Jasonville, Ind., to Ottie and Ethel Price. Fred delivered milk for the Robert's Dairy, owned Brazil Floor Coverings and retired in 1994 from Grower's Co-Op...
Lois Joann Yegerlehner (04/12/12)
Lois Joann Yegerlehner, 78, Riley, formerly of Clay City, passed away April 10, 2012, at home, following a lengthy illness. She was born in Worthington, Ind., July 29, 1933, the daughter of Ray and Gladys (Thatcher) Collenbaugh. Joann graduated from Worthington High School with the class of 1951, and married Glenden Yegerlehner April 5, 1952...
Margaret Joan Persinger (04/12/12)
Margaret Joan Persinger, 80, Clay City, formerly of Saline City, went to her heavenly home Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. Joan was born in Saline City Aug. 16, 1931, to Charles "Chase" and Mary Moody Johnson. On Oct. 1, 1949, she was united in marriage to Max W. Persinger...
Gilbert 'Gib' Hassler (04/12/12)
Gilbert "Gib" Hassler, 83, Brazil, passed away April 12, 2012, following a long neurological illness, Multiple Systems Atrophy (MSA). Gib was born Nov. 15, 1928, in Reelsville, Ind., the son of Glenn and Pearl (Schroer) Hassler. Gib graduated from Reelsville High School with the class of 1946...
Brazil Buzz (04/12/12)
We celebrated with family in Brownsburg this Easter. I was going to write last night, but I was filled to the gills with delicious food and felt so comfortable wrapped in my dragging blanket, with Tootie Mae, so, as it happened, sleep came ahead of bedtime...
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