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Stories from Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Spc. Fields posters finished (05/30/12)
Thanks to a local printing company, Clay County residents now have the chance to pick up a piece of history. On Wednesday, representatives of National Printing Converters, Inc., Brazil, began the task of delivering three different posters it has created in memory of Spc. Arronn Fields, 27, Knightsville...
Community tribute garden to be planted (05/30/12)
Saturday will mark the second year in a row members of the Carbon community will gather together to pay tribute to one of their own. They will do so by growing a garden. Carbon resident Shane Wilson-White recently told The Brazil Times Ernie's Garden, a tribute to Ernie Egloff, would kick off this Saturday...
Summer Reading Club available to children (05/30/12)
County children can keep up with their reading again this summer. Signups for the Summer Reading Club will begin Friday at the Brazil Public Library. The children check out books from the library and receive prizes after reaching their reading goals...
Smoke-free transition meeting next week (05/30/12)
Beginning July 1, Indiana will be a smoke-free state, joining 29 other states to become healthier and safer for its citizens, according to tobaccofreekids.org. To make a smooth transition, the Clay County Health Department is sponsoring an informational meeting for all business owners June 5, from 7-8:30 p.m...
Pool Party! (05/30/12)
According to Meridian Elementary School officials, students reached their goal on ISTEP+ this year. Because of this, a pool party for students in grades kindergarten through fifth-grade has been scheduled for Wednesday, June 6, from 6-8 p.m., at the Forest Park Pool...
Food Giveaway! (05/30/12)
The Church of Our Lord Jesus, 708 E. Hendrix St., Brazil, will conduct a food giveaway Saturday, June 9, from 1-3 p.m. For more information, call 446-3110.
Cleaning Up! (05/30/12)
Brazil Main Street, Inc., will conduct a Community Clean Up Day Saturday, June 2, from 8-11 a.m. The "clean teams" are asked to meet at Brazil City Hall at 8 a.m. For more information, call 446-0050 or e-mail brazilmainstreet@yahoo.com.
Time For Crafts! (05/30/12)
The Brazil Public Library will host a make and take craft event for youth ages 7-under at the library Thursday, May 31. Youth may stop by the library between 6-7 p.m., to make a silly grass head. For further information, call 448-1981.
ELCB enjoys 'Celebrating the Journey' (05/30/12)
This year's National Nursing Home Week's theme was "Celebrating the Journey," and the residents and staff of Exceptional Living Center Brazil did just that. From Mother's Day Tea on May 13, to Elvis (Bruce Borders) performing for the residents on May 16, the week was a great success and enjoyed by all...
Several complete garden program (05/30/12)
May 14 was the final night for the 2012 Purdue Master Gardener course in Clay County. During the evening, 16 individuals successfully completed the Purdue master Gardener course and have earned the right to be called Master Gardener interns. Those individuals will now be around the community in full force using their volunteer hours to help with extension programs and other educational opportunities as they try to earn the various Master Gardener ranks...
A helpful update on crops (05/30/12)
Recently, the Purdue University Agronomy Specialists provided the Ag and Natural Resource Educators with an update on crop conditions around the state. Here is some of the information they had to share. The dry warm conditions aren't completely bad for crop production. The dry warm conditions result in deep warm soil, encouraging good root growth...
Food hub meetings scheduled for June (05/30/12)
WEST LAFAYETTE -- Purdue Extension will conduct meetings in three counties in June to determine whether a food hub should be established in central Indiana. The meetings will take place on the following dates and at these locations: All meetings will begin at 6 p.m...
DAR attends conference (05/30/12)
Members of the Eliza Rizley Stacey Chapter of the National Daughters of the American Revolution recently attended the Indiana DAR State Conference in Indianapolis. The Eliza Rizley Stacey Chapter, named after the first child born to settlers in Clay County, was the first DAR Chapter to be organized in the state since 2006...
Community Notes (05/30/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Scheduled Meetings The Clay County Local Emergency Planning Committee will conduct its regular 2012 meetings prior to the Clay County Fire Chief's Association at 6 p.m., with the chief's meetings at 7 p.m., during the following dates:...
Public Record (05/30/12)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during May 26-30: Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Butts, Travis J., 30 Kesler, Brenda Kay, 45 Meunier, Brek B., 25 Watson, Mac Kenzie L., 24 Stewart, Sean, 28...
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