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Stories from Friday, May 25, 2012

Finishing Touches (05/25/12)
During the final Serving on the Streets (S.O.S.) public hearing, President Shannon Clark (left) spoke with grant official Kent Anderson with Kenna Consulting about the final grant application papers. Anderson spoke to those in attendance about the grant and money S.O.S. rose. Clark said S.O.S. will find out if it received the grant at the end of August...
Graduates! (05/25/12)
Northview High School valedictorians Damon Hyatt (left) and Ethan Stewart shared the academic honor during Friday evening's commencement ceremony. Hyatt plans to attend DePauw University, Greencastle, while Stewart will attend the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute...
Strawberry Fest to be June 1 (05/25/12)
Coming soon, strawberry lovers will once again have the opportunity to support Brazil's Christmas In The Park while enjoying strawberry shortcake. The fifth Strawberry Festival will take place Friday, June 1, on the Clay County Courthouse lawn, beginning at 11 a.m. and ending at 7 p.m., or when the food runs out...
LEOSA course now available (05/25/12)
Retired law enforcement officers now have a local opportunity to become certified to carry a firearm anywhere in the United States. Clay County Sheriff Deputy Jason Frazier has put together a new course for retired law enforcement regarding the Law Enforcement Officer Safety Act (LEOSA), which certifies qualified law enforcement officers and qualified retired law enforcement officers to carry a concealed firearm in any jurisdiction in the United States regardless of state or local laws, in cooperation with the Clay County Sheriff's Department.. ...
CCS member receives dignified award (05/25/12)
Earlier this month, the Indiana Association of School Business Officials (IASBO) honored a Clay Community School personnel member with a dignified award. CCS Director of Personnel, Data and Food Service Carolyn Kumpf recently received the Region 7 School Support Professional of the Year award during the organization's annual conference at the French Lick Convention Center...
No Paper Monday (05/25/12)
Due to the Memorial Day holiday, scheduled for Monday, May 28, The Brazil Times will not publish a newspaper. The Times will publish a newspaper Tuesday, May 29. For further information, call 446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
County Closings (05/25/12)
The Clay County Commissioners recently announced the Clay County Courthouse, highway department, extension office, soil and water conservation office and health department will be closed Monday in observance of Memorial Day. All offices will re-open at their regular times Tuesday, May 29...
Flag Preparation (05/25/12)
Cub Scout Pack 45 prepares to place flags on the Veteran's graves at Calcutta Cemetery May 19, 2012. Pictured are (front row) Ethan Pund, Eli Whittle, Larry Bass, Jesse Yocum, Daryl Walls, (back row) Cub Scout Master Jeff Pund, VFW Local 1127 Representative Bob Bigley, Assistant Scout Master Joe Zimmerman and Scout Cameron Pund. Pack 45's next event will be an Indianapolis Indians baseball game and a camp night on June 1-2...
Truck Pull (05/25/12)
The annual Saline City Truck Pull will take place Saturday, June 9. Pulling will begin at 5:30 p.m. Weigh-ins will run from 2-5 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults. Children 10-under will be admitted free. There are limited bleacher seats. Those interested are encouraged to bring lawn chairs...
Donation (05/25/12)
Refreshment Services Pepsi, based in Terre Haute, recently donated a truck to the Brazil City Parks Department. On hand for the donation included (from left) Pepsi Sales Manager Amy Simonson and Brazil City Parks Department Board President Ruthann Jeffries. The truck will be used for routine park procedures and has a hydraulic lift. This is the second truck Pepsi has donated to the department in five years...
Report Cards (05/25/12)
Report cards for students at North Clay Middle School will be mailed out by Thursday, May 31. For additional information, call the school at 448-1530.
Community Notes (05/25/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: City Reminder Officials with the Brazil City Garage recently issued a reminder for all residents that due to the Memorial Day Holiday, scheduled for Monday, May 28, trash pickup will run one day behind for that week...
Reunions (05/25/12)
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...
Church News (05/25/12)
Community Missionary Church Pastor Ken Thomas opened services with an announcement to remember our critically ill people and gave a prayer of praise and thanks to the Lord. He then turned the services over to Scott Burns to lead the congregational singing...
Honor Rolls (05/25/12)
Meridian Elementary School Sixth Grading Period First-Grade All A's Ferad Ajroski, Aaralyn Armstrong, Katelyn Basch, Asia Baty, Lane Goodpasture, Jadyn Griffin, Nathan Jenkins, Karigan Krider, Camryn Pell, Aidan Taken, Jade Winters. All A's and B's Cobe Archer, Taylor Bridgewaters, Seth Cowden, Landon Farkas, Morgan Hemond, Jacob Kelley, Asa Lafferty, Justin Meeks, T.J. Weaver, Jesse Yocom...
Knights compete in boy's track and field regional (05/25/12)
Times Staff Report EVANSVILLE -- Athletes from the Wabash Valley faired well in their trip to the Evansville Central Regional for track and field on Thursday evening. Athletes from Terre Haute North, South and Cloverdale combined to win five different events and added three, runner-up finishes in the quest to advance to the IHSAA Boy's State Track and Field Finals on June 2 at Indiana University...
Judith Ann Ferry (05/25/12)
Judith Ann Ferry, 69, Brazil, died Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. She was born July 26, 1942, in Brazil, as the daughter of Arthur George and Helen Irene Howard Ferry. Following graduation from high school, she continued her education at Indiana State University where she earned her bachelor's degree...
Public Record (05/25/12)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during May 22-25: Resisting Law Enforcement Allen, Joey N., 27 Awaiting Arraignment Halfhill, Eric B., 22 Pending Allen, Joey N., 27 Schurick, Kimberly R., 31...
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