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Stories from Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Potential taxes big issue at political forum (04/17/12)
Clay County Council At-Large candidates running for the upcoming primary election gave their opinions on the potential surtax and wheel tax during the political forum Monday evening, which was sponsored by the Clay County Chamber of Commerce and the Clay County Farm Bureau...
Webster speaks at Republican Club (04/17/12)
Parke County resident Bill Webster considers himself to be just like all the voters who will take part in the 2012 Indiana Primary. "I am seeking this nomination because I'm a concerned citizen, like you," Webster told members of the Clay County Republican Club...
Dinner Time! (04/17/12)
The Lady Volunteers of Staunton will conduct a community dinner Friday, April 27, from 4-7 p.m., at the Staunton Community Center. The menu will consist of beef and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, salad, dinner rolls, coffee, tea, lemonade and dessert...
Performance! (04/17/12)
Piegon Forge, Tenn., resident Terry Hall will be at Otter Creek Christian Church Friday, April 20, at 7 p.m., for a vocal performance. A love offering will be taken. For further information, call the church at 446-4007.
Annual IBEP bull sale set for Thursday (04/17/12)
ROCKVILLE -- The annual performance tested bull sale by the Indiana Beef Evaluation Program will take place Thursday, April 19, at the Parke County Extension Office, Rockville, which will again serve as a remote bidding site.a For more information about the sale or the remote site, call Parke County Extension Educator Mark Spelbring at 765-569-3176 or e-mail spelbrin@purdue.edu...
Library Craft! (04/17/12)
The Brazil Public Library will host a make and take craft for children ages 8-older Wednesday, April 25, between 6-7 p.m. Those interested in attending will make tissue paper butterflies. The event is free and open to the public. For further information, call 448-1981...
Hip Pain Relief seminar free to public (04/17/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Union Hospital Joint Replacement Center and UAP Clinic Bone and Joint Center will host the seminar, "Advances in Hip Pain Relief," Thursday, April 19, at 6 p.m., at the Landsbaum Center for Health Education, Terre Haute. Stephen Fern, M.D., UAP Clinic Orthopedic Surgeon, will discuss the many options there are for hip pain relief, and should surgery become necessary, recent surgical advances available now in the Wabash Valley...
Club News (04/17/12)
The Jackson Township Better Homes Extension Club The Jackson Township Better Homes Extension Club conduct its March 24 meeting at the Senior Citizens Center hosted by Rose Mary Price. Ruth Haas, president, called the meeting to order with all reciting the Pledge of Allegiance and the Homemaker's Creed...
Fairgrounds presents guest speaker (04/17/12)
All Clay County residents are invited to the 4-H Fairgrounds Tuesday, April 24, at 6:30 p.m. The Clay County Extension Homemakers will conduct a meeting with guest speaker Linda Moreau. She has a collection of all kinds of dolls and will show and talk about, "Oh, You Beautiful Doll."...
Norma Roberts to celebrate 100th birthday (04/17/12)
Norma (Kight) Roberts, who has ties to Brazil, will soon be a centurian. She was born in southern Indiana May 2, 1912. At the age of 12, she moved to Terre Haute, with her parents and two younger sisters. She continued her education there and graduated from Wiley High School in 1930...
Clark's RBI leads Knights by Arrows (04/17/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor A listless Northview offense and a combined 10 walks by three different pitchers nearly cost the Knights its first baseball loss to Sullivan since the 2004 season. However, two walks, two base hits and a throwing error by the Golden Arrows allowed two Northview runners to cross the plate in the bottom of the sixth inning as the Knights escaped with a 4-3 Western Indiana Conference win on Tuesday...
Northview softball shuts out Sullivan (04/17/12)
By STEVEN PENN Times Staff Reporter The Northview Knights varsity softball team beat visiting Sullivan 10-0 in a game that was ended by the 10-run rule. The Knight's defense and pitching was stingy from the start, with Taylor Carter striking out five of the first eight Sullivan batters, on her way to an 11 strike out, one-hit game...
Eels win on Harbour's walk-off hit (04/17/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY -- There was plenty at stake in Monday's Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference baseball battle at Clay City High School. Not the least of which was remaining in the hunt for a conference title. The Eels got just what they needed as Colton Harbour drove in Kole Smith in the bottom of the seventh inning with the winning run in a 6-5 thriller over the Eastern (Greene) Thunderbirds...
Monday high school sports round-up (04/17/12)
CLAY CITY -- In a conference match-up on Monday night at Clay City, the Eels weren't fazed by falling behind 2-0 in the top of the first inning. The team simply had to wait for Mariah Walton. The freshman went 3-for-4 at the plate, doubled and drove in six of the Eels' seven runs as Clay City improved to 2-0 in the Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference with a 7-2 victory against White River Valley...
James 'Jay' Barnette (04/17/12)
James "Jay" Barnette, 89, Brazil, formerly of Greencastle, passed away at Regional Hospital, April 14, 2012, following a brief illness. He was born April 14, 1923, in Virginia, the son of Malum and Stella (Hood) Barnette. Jay served in the United States Army, in Germany, during WWII. After being honorably discharged from the military, he returned home and worked as a carpenter...
Anden Michael Litz (04/17/12)
Maeci Shaye Litz would like to announce the arrival of her brother, Anden Michael Litz. Anden was born premature Nov. 18, 2011, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. He weight 2 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 14.5 inches long. His parents are Shane and Mendy Litz...
Sandra Parks Rubeck and James Maurice Carlton (04/17/12)
The children of Sandra Rubeck and James Carlton are proud to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their parents June 30, 2012, at 1:30 p.m., at the First United Methodist Church of Brazil. Sandra is the daughter of Juanita Boyce and the late Richard D. Parks of Brazil...
Jennica Marie Brown and Eric Joseph Trusler (04/17/12)
Jennica Brown and Eric Trusler would like to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. A destination wedding will take place June 6, 2012, on the beach in Cancun, Mexico, with several friends and family members in attendance. Jennica is the daughter of Dabren and Dan Slack and Steve and Stacie Brown. She is a graduate of Northview High School and Indiana State University...
Jack and Joyce Lawson (04/17/12)
Jack and Joyce Lawson, Brookfield, Ind., will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary April 21, 2012. Jack Lawson and the former Joyce Dickison were married April 21, 1962, in Brazil. Mr. Lawson was Educational Coordinator for the Indiana Correctional System and is retired. He is a past recipient of the prestigious Sagamore of the Wabash Award...
Public Record (04/17/12)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse April 13-16: Circuit Court -- Civil Portfolio Recovery Associates Vs. Cathy England: Civil Collections Debra L. Morford Vs. Richard E. Morford: Domestic Relations...
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