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Stories from Friday, April 13, 2012

CCS purchases property (04/13/12)
CLAY CITY -- Clay Community School (CCS) board officials decided the answer to a long-term debate Thursday evening, the relocation of the transportation office. The school board approved a motion to purchase the Williams property, 410 W. Pinckley Street, for $225,000...
Meet And Greet (04/13/12)
United States 8th Congressional District candidate Dave Crooks stopped at two locations in Clay County Friday as part of his district-wide listening tour. Crooks was at the Glory Days Restaurant in Clay City earlier in the day before making a stop at the Double M Diner, 1421 E. National Ave., Brazil...
Connors honored (04/13/12)
WTHI-TV personality Mark Allen interrupted a Clay Community Schools (CCS) teacher who was taking attendance earlier this week to give her what her co-workers and students call a much-deserved reward. Northview High School Family and Consumer Sciences teacher Joanna Connors was awarded the 2012 Golden Apple Award after NHS senior Emma Nicoson and several co-workers gave a nomination and recommendations...
Board of Works discuss water draft proposal (04/13/12)
The Board of Public Works and Safety met Wednesday for a meeting and discussed the first draft of a proposal. The proposal has to do with the 50-percent water adjustment that has been given to area cleaners since, at least, the Norval Pickett Mayoral administration...
Habitat Fish Fry! (04/13/12)
The Habitat for Humanity of Clay County Board of Directors will conduct a Jonah Fish Fry and silent auction Saturday, from 4-7 p.m., at the Brazil National Guard Armory. Cost to attend will be $8 for adults and $5 for children ages 5-10. Children under 5 will be admitted free...
Flower Removal (04/13/12)
Officials have recently stated flowers must be removed from Calcutta Cemetery by April 29, in order for spring cleanup to take place.
Senior Center to host music event Saturday (04/13/12)
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...
Collected Donations! (04/13/12)
Northview High School students from Michelle Burk's Adult Roles and Responsibilities class collected donation items as part of a relief effort for those affected by the tornado in Henryville. The drive was a part of a service-learning project the students did in conjunction with their curriculum. ...
DAR conducts first meeting (04/13/12)
The Daughters of the American Revolution conducted its first meeting Saturday, March 10, at the Clay County Historical Society. At the meeting, chapter officers were selected and three names were submitted to the National Board for possible chapter names...
YMCA of Clay County receives grant money (04/13/12)
The YMCA of Clay County recently received a hefty amount of money to help with funding of the Vigo County facility. On Thursday, the Clay County facility received $10,000 in grant money from the Wabash Valley Community Foundation. According to YMCA of Clay County CEO Deborah Plummer, the money will be used for the Fairbanks Park facility for health and wellness services in addition to more...
Department Donation! (04/13/12)
Brazil City Fire Department Chief Jake Bennett (left) recently accepted a $500 donation from Morris Manufacturing. On hand to present the donation was Dean Decker, director of operations for Morris Manufacturing. The donation will help fund fire safety education materials through the National Fire Safety Council, which will be distributed to local students...
New Officers! (04/13/12)
The Brazil Elks Lodge No. 762 recently installed new officers, including (from left) Treasurer Tyler Fischer, Past Exalted Ruler John Driscoll, Exalted Ruler Brandon McKinney, Lecturing Knight Chip Hunt, Trustee Joel Reinoehl, Leading Knight John Adamson and Loyal Knight Todd Shepard...
Community Notes (04/13/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Breakfast The Reelsville Volunteer Fire Department will conduct its monthly breakfast Saturday, April 14, from 7-11 a.m. All are welcome. Crafty Bear Fare Delta Theta Tau will conduct a Crafty Bear Fare Saturday, April 14, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at Mooresville High School, 550 N. Indiana St., Mooresville...
Church News (04/13/12)
First Presbyterian Church The Presbyterian Church has had a presence in Brazil since 1858, when the first church building was established on the corner of Jackson and Walnut. The next location at Jackson and Franklin burned in 1871, during Sunday School no less. The congregation then built a church at Franklin and McDonald...
Church News (04/13/12)
Benwood Mt. Lebanon Church Good Morning. This week at Benwood Mt. Lebanon Church. Sunday at 9:30 a.m. Sunday School all ages; 10:30 a.m. Morning Worship; 7 p.m. Evening Worship Children's Church Leaders are Brad, Kim and Connor Hapenny. Tuesday at 2 p.m. Ladies Nursing Home Ministries at Cloverleaf...
Illinois Lottery (04/13/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Thursday and Friday in the Illinois Lottery: Thursday Pick Three-Midday 8-2-2 Pick Three-Evening 9-1-0 Pick Four-Midday 1-6-8-9 Pick Four-Evening 1-9-4-9 Little Lotto 1-19-24-31-33 Friday Pick Three-Midday...
Hoosier Lottery (04/13/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Thursday and Friday in the Hoosier Lottery: Thursday Daily Three-Midday 0-6-3 Daily Three-Evening 3-6-0 Daily Four-Midday 8-8-6-1 Daily Four-Evening 5-7-0-9 Lucky 5-Midday 6-9-15-25-31 Lucky 5-Evening...
Ivy Tech releases info on course registration (04/13/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Ivy Tech Community College is urging all current students and new students to register for summer and fall courses as quickly as possible due to previous capacity constraints and the number of new students registering for courses. Both summer and fall registration are now open to all returning and new students...
West Vigo knocks off Clay City in track and field (04/13/12)
Times Staff Report TERRE HAUTE -- The West Vigo track and field teams swept dual meets with visiting Clay City on Thursday night as the boys cruised to a 108 to 24 win and the Viking girls won 75 to 53. The Clay City boys weren't able to get to the top of the podium in any of the events as West Vigo took the top spot in all 15 events. The girls' meet was much closer, but West Vigo was able to edge out the Eels with slightly more depth in the meet...
Fourth-ranked Lakers shut out Knights (04/13/12)
Times Staff Report JASONVILLE -- The Northview Knights couldn't mount much of an offensive threat on Thursday night at Shakamak. The Lakers broke open a one-run baseball game with a three-run sixth inning on the way to a 4-0 victory over the Knights...
Donald Fred Price (04/13/12)
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...
James Carl 'Banjo' Wallace (04/13/12)
James Carl "Banjo" Wallace, 77, Brazil, died at 11:15 a.m., Thursday, April 12, 2012, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. He was born Aug. 17, 1934, in Clay County, the son of Ben Joe and Nettie Haltom Wallace. He married Jo Ann Bray Aug. 24, 1957. She preceded him in death Sept. 1, 2007...
Evelyn K. Angleton (04/13/12)
Evelyn K. Angleton, 73, Brazil, passed away unexpectedly April 12, 2012, at her residence. She was born in Brazil Sept. 4, 1938, the daughter of Eldon and Bernice (Taylor) Angleton. After graduating from Brazil High School in 1961, she worked for a short time at an insurance company in Indianapolis and then as a caregiver for several local residents...
Gilbert 'Gib' Hassler (04/13/12)
Gilbert "Gib" Hassler, 83, Brazil, passed away April 12, 2012, following a long neurological illness, Multiple Systems Atrophy (MSA). Services will be at 1:30 p.m., Monday, April 16, 2012, at Lawson-Miller Chapel with Pastor Tom Hess officiating. Burial will follow at Clearview Cemetery with military honors...
Margaret Joan Persinger (04/13/12)
Margaret Joan Persinger, 80, Clay City, formerly of Saline City, went to her heavenly home Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. Services have been entrusted to Moore Funeral Home. A graveside funeral service will be 2 p.m., Monday, April 16, at Summit Lawn Cemetery with Pastor Tom Roeschlein officiating...
Chris Alan Ramey (04/13/12)
Chris Alan Ramey, 59, Carbon, passed away unexpectedly April 11, 2012, at 1:40 a.m., at St. Vincent's in Indianapolis. At his request, cremation has been entrusted to French Funeral Home. A celebration to honor Chris' life will take place Sunday, from 2-4 p.m., at the home of his mother, Nelle...
Lois Joann Yegerlehner (04/13/12)
Lois Joann Yegerlehner, 78, Riley, formerly of Clay City, passed away April 10, 2012, at home, following a lengthy illness. Visitation will be at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home, Clay City, Sunday, April 15, 2012, from 5-8 p.m., and again Monday, from 10-11 a.m., at the United Church of Christ, 6414 CR 1550 W., Clay City. Services will be at the United Church of Christ Monday, at 11 a.m., with Pastors David Jennys and Don Yegerlehner officiating...
Obituary Notices (04/13/12)
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.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in his remembrance...
Public Record (04/13/12)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during April 10-13: Pending Edington, Thomas S., 30 Sullivan, Rodney S., 47 Vogel, Bradley E., 23 Serving Sentence Edington, Thomas S., 30 Winans, Wyndel, 41...
Public Record (04/13/12)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse April 10-12: Circuit Court -- Civil Clay County Treasurer & Assessor Vs. Michael and Karen McVey: Miscellaneous Civil Amber L. Nelson Vs. Robert P. Nelson: Domestic Relations...
Staunton Scene (04/13/12)
Staunton First Christian Church Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by worship service at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister. If you need transportation to morning worship service, please phone the church office at 446-3211. The bus is wheelchair equipped...
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