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Stories from Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Two area men arrested (06/06/12)
VIGO COUNTY -- According to officials with the Indiana State Police Criminal Investigation Division at the Putnamville Post, two area men -- including a Brazil individual -- were arrested for the alleged manufacturing and possession of a destructive device...
Building Trades home to have open house (06/06/12)
Clay County residents will have the chance to check out the work of students in the Clay Community Schools Building and Trades program this weekend. The program will conduct its annual open house event Sunday, June 10, from 1-5 p.m., at its latest home, which sits at 1746 E. Bill Brown Ct., in Clay View Estates (located on East Pinckley Street, Brazil)...
Learning Trail (06/06/12)
Parents and children from the Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers (LEAAP) Center visited Forest Park Wednesday to participate in the Learning Trail, a sidewalk through the park with many learning activities posted along the way. In the photo, Samantha Youngling watches as her daughter Allyson Cormican learns how to play hopscotch while traveling along the Learning Trail. The path helps children learn while they play. For ideas on early learning, visit www.bornlearning.org...
Pottery Fest this weekend (06/06/12)
The Clay City Pottery Festival, sponsored by the Clay City Lion's Club, will take place Saturday and Sunday, June 9-10. The annual event will be focused on the pottery, which is more than 126-years-old and still operated by the fifth and sixth generation of the founders of the pottery...
Concert Band to perform (06/06/12)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will present "Hands Across the Sea," Sunday, June 10, at 8 p.m., at the Forest Park Band Shell or Pavilion if it is raining. Throughout 2012, the band will recognize immigrants to Clay County, Ind. Although the majority of Clay Countians came from Western Europe, many came from the four corners of the Earth...
Quilt Show! (06/06/12)
The Clay City Calico Quilters will sponsor the 25th quilt show at the Clay City Lion's Club Pottery Festival June 9-10. Show hours are Saturday, June 9, from 9 a.m.-6 p.m., and Sunday, June 10, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. The show will be open before other festival activities Friday, June 8, from 6-8:30 p.m...
Food Giveaway (06/06/12)
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.
County commissioners renew health insurance (06/06/12)
During the Clay County Commissioners meeting Monday, Kathy Dunn, of Dunn and Associates, presented a health insurance renewal plan and various programs offered to the commissioners. Dunn explained the new requirements by law have been implemented so the plan she proposed is compliant with regulations, including increasing the deductible and co-insurance. According to Dunn, the Supreme Court is currently reviewing these laws to decide whether to keep them or not...
Harmony looks for town marshal (06/06/12)
The Harmony Town Council is going to be looking for a new town marshal once again, as current town marshal Bob Parr tendered his resignation at Tuesday's monthly meeting. In a letter of resignation sent to the council, Parr cited a busy schedule as his main reason for leaving the position...
Pitch-In Dinner (06/06/12)
The Little Historic Chapel in Carbon will conduct a pitch-in dinner Saturday, June 9. The dinner is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by the Coon Holler Kids beginning at 7.
Annual Drive (06/06/12)
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...
2013 CRP contracts awarded (06/06/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director Julia A. Wickard recently announced contracts for the General Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) signup for fiscal year (FY) 2013 have been awarded. In Indiana, 646 offers totaling 12,893 acres have been accepted...
County plat books still available (06/06/12)
The 2012 Clay County Plat Books are still available. They are available for purchase at the Clay County Soil and Water Conservation District Office, 955 W. Craig Ave., Brazil. Those with questions may call 448-1108 Ext. 3. The cost of the book is $20...
Upcoming goat, sheep workshops (06/06/12)
WEST LAFAYETTE -- Two Purdue Extension workshops will teach goat and sheep producers more about controlling internal parasites in their herds. The first Sheep and Goat Parasite/FAMACHA Workshop will be 4-7 p.m., June 20, at the Purdue Animal Sciences Research and Education Center Sheep Unit, 5675 W. 600 N., West Lafayette...
Knights' Nesty takes on regional (06/06/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The school year has been completed, but one more Clay County athlete continues to compete in the IHSAA postseason. Dylan Nesty has been playing his best golf of the season when it matters most this season as he takes on the regional field along with Country Oaks Golf Course this morning...
Nearing drought conditions (06/06/12)
It may be a surprise to many individuals in the area that we are nearing drought conditions and it is barely June. If you view the U.S. Drought Monitor, then you are aware of the fact that parts of Clay and Owen counties are already listed as "Abnormally Dry."...
George Caughlan (06/06/12)
George Caughlan, 63, Brazil, passed away unexpectedly June 4, 2012, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. He was born in Douglas, Ariz., Jan. 31, 1949, the son of Maria D. Caughlan. George graduated from high school and then joined the United States Army. He served as a helicopter mechanic in Germany and was honorably discharged in 1970. ...
Public Record (06/06/12)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during May 31-June 5: Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Sanders, Jennifer D., 26 Pope, Shelby S., 21 Muncy, Zachary N., 31 Pending Mendez, Lee, 31 Anderson, Meagan, 20...
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