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Stories from Thursday, April 19, 2012

Newborn delivered at station (04/19/12)
ASHBORO -- One local grandmother recently had an unforgettable experience when her great-granddaughter was born. Kathy Swearingen, Clay City, usually wakes up at 4 a.m., for her shift as a Clay County dispatcher; however, she awoke earlier Thursday morning when her granddaughter, Ashley Swearingen, went into labor...
Diving Training (04/19/12)
The Brazil City Fire Department attended a three-hour class to learn how to assist Department of Natural Resources (DNR) divers during ice water rescues. The firefighters had a classroom session and a hands-on session Thursday. They went to Craig Park to get experience assisting with diving equipment and tending rope. ...
Officials warn of area scam (04/19/12)
Officials with the Clay County Sheriff's Department (CCSD) recently stated they have received several complaints and information regarding a scam. During the investigations, officials have determined individuals are calling and representing themselves as foreign police officers...
County judicial candidates square off in forum (04/19/12)
During the political forum Monday evening, three candidates for Clay County judge introduced themselves and answered questions. Candidate for circuit court judge Jim Deal said he wants to be able to work with families and has experience as an attorney for the Clay County Welfare Department and in the prosecutor's office...
First Fun Run Practice (04/19/12)
The first Subway/Rotary/Riddell Healthy Kids 1-mile Fun Run practice will take place April 23, at 6 p.m., at the Forest Park Pavilion. Applications may be picked up at all local elementary schools, the Brazil Subway restaurant, Riddell National Bank, the YMCA of Clay County or at the Forest Park Pavilion during the evening of the first practice...
Sale! (04/19/12)
Relay For Life of Clay County will conduct a yard sale at 511 Edgewood Dr., Brazil, Friday and Saturday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. All proceeds from the sale will go to benefit Relay For Life.
Tryouts for color guard set (04/19/12)
Tryouts for the North Clay Middle School Cadet Corps and Northview High School Color Guard will take place April 25, at 6 p.m., in the Northview gymnasium. There are two workshops scheduled prior to the tryouts. The workshops will take place from 6:30-8:30 p.m., April 23-24. The workshops will also take place in the school gymnasium...
Drainage Board approves plan for new hotel (04/19/12)
During a special meeting, the Clay County Drainage Board approved a drainage plan for Hoosier Lodging Inc., LLC., for the new hotel on State Road 59. Clay County Soil and Water Conservation District Technician David Schroer looked over the plans and said they met all the requirements...
BCFD taking applications (04/19/12)
The Brazil City Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the position of firefighter. Application packets may be picked up at the fire department from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday. All completed applications must be turned into the office of the Fire Chief no later than 5 p.m., April 27...
Grant recipients named (04/19/12)
Through the UDWI REMC Community Fund, members of the electric cooperative help support local not-for-profit organizations in communities. Contributing members allow their electric bills to be rounded up to the next whole dollar each month, and the spare change is then collected and distributed quarterly in the form of grants...
Upcoming Forest Park Golf Course camps (04/19/12)
Times Staff Report Forest Park Golf Course has been a hub of activity this spring with the mild winter and excellent course conditions. The Ladies Golf League begins play on Wednesday, May 2 with a free breakfast at 8 a.m. in the club house basement. The league plays every Wednesday at 9 a.m. and new players are invited to sign-up and attend the breakfast...
Relay For Life benefit scheduled (04/19/12)
Relay For Life of Clay County will conduct a yard sale at 511 Edgewood Dr., Brazil, Friday and Saturday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
New Rotary Member! (04/19/12)
Rotary Club of Brazil President Duane Butt (left) and Rotary member Dr. Miranda Goodale (right) recently welcomed Buzz Burgess as the club's newest member.
Reunions (04/19/12)
Brazil Class of 1972 The Brazil Class of 1972 is seeking addresses for the following classmates: Elizabeth Allen, Rose Burnstead, Mary Beth Goodhart, David Burke, Patricia Guinn, Linda Love, Randy Love, Mary McAuliffe, Jennifer Milburn, James Stewart, Sally Walls, John Wells and Angelia Williams...
Learning Experience (04/19/12)
Terre Haute Savings Bank Manager Tyler Fischer recently educated ICE students about saving, budgeting and investing money. "We learned a lot about financial planning," ICE student Kayla Frazier said. "He talked a lot about debt, how credit works and how credit cards can greatly help us if used wisely," added student Mitch Noel. In addition, student Kyley Clark said, "I have learned that in order to be financially successful in the future, you must start preparing as early as you can."...
Community Notes (04/19/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Pancakes and Sausage! Bee Ridge Church will host an all-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast Saturday, April 21, from 8-11 a.m., at the church, 10100 N. Kennedy's Crossing Rd., Brazil...
Modern Homemakers Club News (04/19/12)
Modern Homemakers The Modern Homemakers met at the home of Wilma Modesitt April 5. All repeated the Pledge of Allegiance and repeated the Homemaker's Creed. Roll call was answered by, "What Our Fathers Did." The Secretary report and Treasurer report were read and accepted...
Tri County Community Club News (04/19/12)
Tri County Community Club The Tri County Community Club met at the home of Diana Nee with Roberta Nees as co-hostess. A wonderful meal of barbecue chicken and all the trimmings was enjoyed by all. The afternoon business meeting was opened by our President, Rhoda Tincher, with the entire club repeating the club creed and the pledge to the American Flag...
Associated Chapter of Tri Kappa Club News (04/19/12)
Associate Chapter of Tri Kappa The Associate Chapter of Tri Kappa met Monday, April 2, at the First United Methodist Church. After a delicious meal of turkey/ham wraps, salads and sundaes, the program was presented by Kirk Freeman, educational consultant...
All A's! (04/19/12)
Van Buren Honor Roll (04/19/12)
Van Buren Elementary First-grade All A's Cole Baker, Ali Britton, Dominick Butler, Jada Cayton, Sunnie Cooprider, Jayden Green, Ryan Lash, Morgan Mershon, Jonathan Monce, Madison Moody, Braxton Okulovich, Adria Schlatter, Callie Shepard, Emily Skelton, Hannah Smallwood, Kloee Vanatti, Cameron Wallace...
Illinois Lottery (04/19/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Wednesday and Thursday in the Illinois Lottery: Wednesday Pick Three-Midday 3-5-1 Pick Three-Evening 0-3-8 Pick Four-Midday 6-7-2-8 Pick Four-Evening 6-8-5-2 Little Lotto 12-14-30-37-38 Lotto...
Hoosier Lottery (04/19/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Wednesday and Thursday in the Hoosier Lottery: Wednesday Daily Three-Midday 4-5-5 Daily Three-Evening 8-9-9 Daily Four-Midday 6-8-3-8 Daily Four-Evening 3-9-7-5 Lucky 5-Midday 1-7-11-17-31 Lucky 5-Evening...
Manning, wife returning to Indy for fundraiser (04/19/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Long-time Indianapolis Colts' quarterback Peyton Manning will return to his old stomping grounds for the fifth Children's Hospital Fundraising Gala. The event will take place at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, May 5, at the JW Marriott Indianapolis, 10 S. West St., Indianapolis...
WVGS to present seminar (04/19/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Wabash Valley Genealogy Society (WVGS) will present, "A Grave Matter In Indiana," Monday, May 14, at the Vigo County Public Library. The program will take place from 6:30-8 p.m., in rooms A, B and C of the library. Doors will open at 6 p.m...
Northview netters wins tight battle with South Vermillion (04/19/12)
Times Staff Report The Northview girls' tennis team won its second close tennis match of the week by topping visiting South Vermillion on Thursday by a 3-2 score. The win comes two days after the Knights defeated Rockville on the road by the same margin...
Clay City track and field places second in three-way meet (04/19/12)
By STEVEN PENN Times Staff Reporter CLAY CITY -- The Clay City track and field teams both placed second in three-way meets Thursday against Sullivan and Bloomfield. On the boys' side, Sullivan took the team victory with 74 points, while Clay City registered 60 and Bloomfield finished with 21...
Knights' softball edges past Linton (04/19/12)
Times Staff Report LINTON -- The Northview softball team squeezed past the Linton Miners on Thursday evening by a 2-0 score as Taylor Carter doubled and drove in a run and Whitney Halfhill improved to 3-0 in the circle with a shutout. Jensen Swaim came in to get the save in relief...
Northview track and field tops West Vigo (04/19/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview track and field teams came through with some big individual efforts in Thursday's dual track meet against West Vigo, which led to a pair of victories over the Vikings. The Northview boys got multiple individual victories from Patrick Durcholz and Nic Yocom in claiming a 79 to 53 victory. The girls gained individual wins in six different events and 10 second-place finishes to top the Vikings in a tight, 67-64 meet...
Sarelda Elnora Parr (04/19/12)
Sarelda Elnora "Widdie" Parr, 75, Carbon, died Thursday, April 19, 2012, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was born Sept. 30, 1936, in Liberty, Ind., the daughter of the late Marvin Phillip and the late Bertha Mae (Stout) Bayer. On July 26, 1952, she married James Edward Parr in Brazil...
George Daniel Dickerson (04/19/12)
George Daniel Dickerson was born Feb. 12, 1921, to Ollie and Wesley Dickerson. He passed away at his residence in Coal Bluff on Tuesday, April 17, 2012. He married Rosemary Richey on Sept. 18, 1940. She survives. He was preceded in death by his parents, seven brothers and sisters Mattie Hatfield, Emma McConnell, Bob Dickerson, John Dickerson, Goldie Brock, Ed Dickerson and Charlie Dickerson. ...
Clarence E. 'Gene' Stewart (04/19/12)
Clarence E. "Gene" Stewart, 71, Terre Haute, passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at 5:01 p.m., in Union Hospital. Services will be Friday, April 20, 2012, at 1 p.m., at Greiner Funeral Home, 2005 North 13th Street, Terre Haute, Ind., 47804, with visitation from 11 a.m., until service time...
Public Record (04/19/12)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse April 17-19: Circuit Court -- Civil JPMorgan Chase Bank Vs. Justin L. Fennel: Mortgage Foreclosure Equable Ascent Financial Vs. Brenda A. Burdine: Civil Collections...
Brazil Buzz (04/19/12)
I hate to disturb you, but it is time again for our weekly connect. I have been very busy all day. It is time to rest the old ponies and feed you some friendly fodder. The folks in the little blue house at the end of the road enjoyed last weekend. We spent quality time with our daughter Starla and her husband Bruce May...
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