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Stories from Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Council hears update on new 911 Fund (06/05/12)
During the Clay County Council meeting Monday, Auditor Mary Jo Alumbaugh updated the council on the new 911 Fund. The 911 Fund and PSAP (Public Safety Answering Point) Fund were separate accounts that covered different costs for the 911 services. One fund collected the cellular phone fees, while the other collected landline fees...
Spc. Fields laid to rest (06/05/12)
Clay County residents came out in droves again Tuesday for the funeral of Indiana National Guard Spc. Arronn Fields, 27, Knightsville, who died from injuries sustained during a rocket-propelled grenade attack May 21, in Afghanistan. As the procession headed west on National Avenue through Brazil onto State Road 340 to Clearview Cemetery, residents lined the street to pay final respects to the soldier...
Food Giveaway (06/05/12)
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.
Blood Drive Scheduled (06/05/12)
In conjunction with the Indiana Blood Center, the Clay County Sheriff's Department will host its annual Fallen Officers Blood Drive Thursday, June 7, from 1:30-6:30 p.m. The blood drive will take place in the training room of the Clay County Justice Center. Those wishing to donate blood should arrive in the lobby of the justice center and they will be directed from there...
Area church choir to perform for Poland Chapel Historical Society (06/05/12)
The Chancel Choir of the First Presbyterian Church, Brazil, will present "A Season of Scripture and Song," at the annual meeting of the Poland Chapel Historical Society, Sunday, June 10, at 2:30 p.m. The choir, under the direction of Steve McCullough, will sing favorite musical anthems of the past year paired with scripture...
Board to meet (06/05/12)
The Clay Community Schools board will conduct a public work session school board meeting Tuesday, June 12, at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will take place at the new site of the transportation department, 410 W. Pinckley St., Brazil. The board is expected to review the renovation proposals for the new bus garage facility...
Northview office hours (06/05/12)
The main office of Northview High School will be open Monday, Wednesday and Friday during the summer from 8 a.m.-noon, beginning June 15 through July 23. Transcripts and work permits may be obtained during those times. The office will reopen for regular business hours Tuesday, July 24...
Reunions (06/05/12)
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...
New scrapbooking group formed (06/05/12)
The Scrapettes are proud to announce their new scrapbooking group. They are asking anyone to come have fun with them, make new friends and preserve memories. Cost is $5 per person and all money goes to the senior center for cost of use of the building...
North Clay Middle School Honor Roll (06/05/12)
North Clay Middle School Honor Roll Sixth Grading Period Sixth-Grade High Distinction Jessica Jean Buckingham, Taylor Jaclyn Burruss, Trevor Anthony Deoreo, Elizabeth Kennedy Enders, Brevan Michael Harper, Kennedy Dawn Johnston, Braden Michael Kruse, Payton Danielle Kumpf, Olivia Josette Lundy, Katie A. Munoz, Sonja Dalene Nelson, Emilee Jo Reynolds, Jacie Morgan Sutherlin, Madeline Olivia White...
Club News (06/05/12)
Associate Chapter of Tri Kappa The Associate Chapter of Tri Kappa met Monday, May 7, 2012, at the First United Methodist Church. After a delicious meal of soups, sandwiches and desserts, the program was presented by Shannon Willmore, director of the Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Program in Clay County...
Community Notes (06/05/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Pool Party According to Meridian Elementary School Principal Karen Phillips, 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...
Illinois Lottery (06/05/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday, Monday and Tuesday in the Illinois Lottery: Sunday Pick Three-Midday 7-0-1 Pick Three-Evening 2-9-7 Pick Four-Midday 5-0-2-9 Pick Four-Evening 6-4-4-3 Lucky Day Lotto 1-2-7-8-28 Monday...
Hoosier Lottery (06/05/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday, Monday and Tuesday in the Hoosier Lottery: Sunday Daily Three-Evening 3-8-1 Daily Four-Evening 6-0-9-1 Lucky 5-Evening 14-17-24-28-34 Quick Draw 6-7-8-12-15-16-30-33-36-46-47-48-53-54-57-61-71-72-78-80...
Thomas Lee McQuade (06/05/12)
Thomas Lee McQuade, 62, Brazil, passed away at Putnam County Hospital June 5, 2012, following a battle with cancer. Tom was born in Indianapolis Aug. 30, 1949, the son of Marion and Elizabeth (Greenough) McQuade. Tom served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War...
Melvin Harvey 'Red' Alexander (06/05/12)
Melvin Harvey "Red" Alexander, 88, Greencastle, passed away Monday, June 4, 2012. He was born Sept. 21, 1923, in Mansfield, Ind., to Leslie Alexander and Amy Martin Alexander. Mr. Alexander was a graduate of Bellmore High School and served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II...
Troy Allen Jeffrey II (06/05/12)
Troy Allen Jeffrey II, 17, Brazil, was killed in a tragic automobile accident June 2, 2012, in Clay County. He was born May 25, 1995, in Vigo County, the son of Troy Jeffrey and Christina Malone. He was active in baseball at Terre Haute North Little League and then when he was in the third-grade, his family moved to Brazil...
Kody Allen Snyder (06/05/12)
Kody Allen Snyder, 16, Brazil, died accidentally, Friday, June 1, 2012, in Putnam County. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m., Wednesday, June 6, at Moore Funeral Home. Cremation will follow. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. Visit www.moorefuneralhomes.com to send condolences to the family...
Obituary Notices (06/05/12)
Nancy E. McFarland, 85, Greencastle, passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2012. A Memorial Service will celebrate Nancy's life on Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at 10 a.m., at Gobin Memorial United Methodist Church, with Dr. P.T. Wilson officiating. Memorial contributions in Nancy's name may be made to Gobin Memorial United Methodist Church, 307 Simpson Street, Greencastle, Ind., 46135. Condolences and expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at www.BittlesandHurt.com...
Lucas Ryan Heffner (06/05/12)
Noah Ray Heffner would like to announce the birth of his brother, Lucas Ray Heffner. Lucas was born at 4:46 p.m., May 1, 2012, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19.5-inches long. Proud parents are Jerad and Shannon Heffner, Brazil...
Alicia Diane Batson and Travis Ryan Lanham (06/05/12)
Phil and Judy Kolvenbach and Don and Shirley Lanham would like to announce the upcoming marriage of their children, Alicia Diane Batson and Travis Ryan Lanham. An outdoor wedding will take place Sept. 8, 2012, at the Mansfield Roller Mill. Alicia is a 2003 graduate of West Vigo High School and a 2009 graduate of Iowa Wesleyan with a bachelor's degree in education. She is currently employed by Clay Community Schools...
Scott Mifflin and Tammy Morgan (06/05/12)
Scott Mifflin and Tammy Morgan are happy to announce their upcoming wedding the summer of 2012. Tammy is the daughter of Alfred and Eunice Morgan, Brazil. She is employed with Help-At-Home in Vincennes. Scott is the son of John and Darla Mifflin, Linton. He is employed with General Dynamics and is a member of the Air National Guard in Terre Haute...
Amber Renee Williams and Seth Allen Passfield (06/05/12)
David and Cheryl Williams, Brazil, Ind., would like to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Amber Renee Williams, to Seth Allen Passfield, son of Neil and Penny Passfield, Rochester, Ill. The couple will be united in marriage at 2:30 p.m., June 16, 2012, at Berea Christian Church, Brazil, by Mark Gallagher...
Spc. Arronn Fields' Funeral Service (06/05/12)
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