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Stories from Friday, May 11, 2012

Man arrested for shelter theft (05/11/12)
The investigation of the theft of the air conditioning units at the Clay County Humane Society resulted in an arrest Friday. The Clay County Sheriff's Department arrested Edward E. Smith, 45, Monrovia, Ind., after looking into a lead from a concerned citizen...
Sidewalk repairs to begin (05/11/12)
Brazil residents may have noticed some sidewalk repair work being done on Jackson Street this week. Terry and Jerry Robison both work for the City Wastewater and Sewer Department. However, both have extensive knowledge in setting concrete. Brazil Mayor Brian Wyndham is taking advantage of that knowledge...
INDOT announces resurfacing project (05/11/12)
On Thursday, the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announced a resurfacing project on State Road 59 just under one-half a mile north of State Road 246 and State Road 46 will be restricted to one lane in the area the contractor will be working...
5K planned to support local woman with disease (05/11/12)
A Brazil woman's life was drastically changed recently with no known reason, and her best friends are doing something about it. After one year of visiting multiple doctors, taking a variety of antibiotics and having many surgeries, none of which helped, Lecia Brown, 30, was diagnosed with Wegeners Granulomatosis...
Special Visit (05/11/12)
Ansil Harpold will speak at Otter Creek Christian Church on Mother's Day, Sunday, May 13, at 10:30 a.m. All are invited to the event. For more information, call 446-4007.
Dinner Time! (05/11/12)
The Lady Volunteers of Staunton will conduct an indoor picnic at the Staunton Community Center from 4-7 p.m., Friday, May 25. The menu will consist of barbecued pulled pork sandwiches, baked beans, potato salad, deviled eggs, dessert, coffee, tea and lemonade...
Head Start sets up signup date (05/11/12)
Clay County Head Start will conduct an enrollment opportunity for children ages 0-5, at the Brazil Resource Center, 800 W. Jackson St., Brazil, June 14, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. There are four types of Head Start programs offered -- at centers and in homes -- depending on the age and needs of families and their children...
Country Music (05/11/12)
Country and Western music will return to the Clay County Senior Citizen's Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil, Saturday, May 12. Doors open at 6 p.m., for those wishing to eat hot dogs and hamburgers, which will be available for purchase. Music will begin at 7 p.m., and conclude at 9. Leon Mercer will be on hand with his steel guitar, along with bass player Art Blankenship...
Spring Fling (05/11/12)
Forest Park Elementary School will host its Spring Fling Tuesday, May 15, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. There will be a variety of games and dinner for Forest Park Elementary students and their immediate families. Students must be accompanied by a parent/guardian to participate in the activities planned for the evening...
Women's Club hosts luncheon (05/11/12)
The Christian Women's Club of Terre Haute invites all to the "Forecast for a Bright Future," luncheon Tuesday, May 15. The event will take place at the MCL Meeting Room, Meadows Shopping Center, Terre Haute. Tickets cost $3 to attend. WTWO Chief Meteorologist Jesse Walker will be the featured speaker...
Democratic Meeting (05/11/12)
The local Democratic Party will meet Tuesday, May 15, at 7 p.m., at the Senior Citizen Center. All candidates are requested to attend. The Democrats plan to meet the third Tuesday of every month, and the public is welcome to attend.
Trailer catches fire at Great Dane (05/11/12)
Smoke billowing out of a burning trailer at Great Dane Trailers was visible throughout Brazil Friday, as authorities battled the blaze. According to Brazil Fire Chief Jake Bennett, a trailer caught fire in the rear of Great Dane while it was being worked on...
Area church to take part in 'Change the World 2012' (05/11/12)
Submitted from The Brazil First United Methodist Church Brazil First United Methodist Church is taking part in "Change the World 2012." It is a coordinated effort to change the world for the better by coming together in community and around the world to personify the love of Christ. It is about building community locally and fighting malaria globally...
Senior Center to host music event Saturday (05/11/12)
Country and Western music will return to the Clay County Senior Citizen's Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil, Saturday, May 12. Doors open at 6 p.m., for those wishing to eat hot dogs and hamburgers, which will be available for purchase. Music will begin at 7 p.m., and conclude at 9...
Area group to host meeting Tuesday (05/11/12)
Terre Haute After 5 will conduct a meeting Tuesday, May 15, from 6:30-8:15 p.m., at Providence Center, on the campus of St. Mary-of-the-Woods College. The guest speaker will be Denise Duggan, who will discuss and demonstrate Tai Chi. Cost is $16. In addition, another speaker will be Sharon Cadle, St. Peters, Mo., who will discuss "Life, Laughter and Livers." Cadle will also provide special music...
Church News (05/11/12)
Community Missionary Church Pastor Ken Thomas opened services with greetings and a reminder our missionary, Phyllis Newby of Haiti, will be with us May 13, which is also Mother's Day. She will be here for Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., and through the morning worship service at 10:30...
Northview softball hammers Owen Valley (05/11/12)
Times Staff Report The Northview softball team powered its way past visiting Owen Valley on Friday night by a 14-3 score. Kylie McKee was 2-for-4 with four runs scored, a double and two runs driven in and Kindra Cox had four RBI, walked two times and was 2-for-2 at the plate. Madison Nevins added two RBI with a double and walked two times and had two base hits...
Error costly for Eels in SWIAC loss (05/11/12)
By MATT MCKINNEY Times Staff Reporter CLAY CITY -- Just one or two plays can turn the tide of a baseball game. For Clay City, it was a pair of errors that forced the Eels to lose sole control of the SWIAC Conference to the Shakamak Lakers. Clay City lost to Shakamak at home Friday night, 7-1...
Northview baseball wins ninth straight, capture perfect WIC mark (05/11/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Not much was on the line for the Northview Knights in Friday's home baseball contest against Owen Valley. The Knights had already clinched the Western Indiana Conference title outright with a victory at South Vermillion earlier in the week. The Patriots came into the evening with a 9-8 overall record and 2-3 in the WIC and nearly came out with a victory...
Clay City tops Eminence in softball (05/11/12)
Times Staff Report EMINENCE -- The Clay City Eels evened their season softball record by drilling Eminence on the road Thursday evening, 14-0 in five innings. The Eels pounded out a 15-hit offensive attack to score the victory as Whitney Jeffers got the shutout in the pitching circle by allowing just five hits, no walks and struck out three...
Staunton Scene (05/11/12)
Staunton First Christian Church News 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...
Janet Kay Farris (05/11/12)
Janet Kay Farris, 65, Brazil, passed away on May 10, 2012, with family and friends by her side. Janet was born on Aug. 17, 1946, in Brazil, the daughter of Gib and Norma (Bryant) Bishop. She was a part of the Clay City High School graduating class of 1964. ...
Public Record (05/11/12)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during May 4-9: Driving Never Licensed Bradford, Warren A., 21 Pending/Hold Bradford, Warren A., 21 Pending Duran, Daniel, 27 Rickard, Renee Kristine, 26...
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