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Stories from Sunday, June 10, 2012

Juveniles detained for mail tampering (06/10/12)
According to officials with the Clay County Sheriff's Department, two local juveniles were transported to a juvenile detention facility Sunday after allegedly tampering with mailboxes. According to information provided by the department, deputies were dispatched at approximately 6 a.m., Sunday, to an area along State Road 340, between County Road 200 West and County Road 300 West, regarding the alleged tampering...
Concert Band to salute fathers June 17 (06/10/12)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, invites everyone to bring their fathers to the big show set for June 17, at 8 p.m., at the Forest Park Band Shell or the Pavilion if rain. "Father's Fantastic Favorites," will offer fathers hits from the "Big Band" era to Broadway peppered with great matches...
Board to meet Thursday (06/10/12)
The Clay Community School Corporation will conduct a regular session school board meeting on Thursday, June 14, at 7:30 p.m., in North Clay Middle School's media center. Following the call to order, the consent agenda will be: After comments from patrons, the board will review two old business items, including Policy 1320 (Method of Selection: Revision -- second reading), and Policy 1410 (Annual Reorganization: Revision -- second reading)...
Long-time school secretary retiring (06/10/12)
For 31 years, Regina Paullus has been a staple at East Side Elementary School. Paullus has served as the school secretary during this time. In fact, she has worked for Clay Community Schools for 32 years, having served one semester as a playground aide at Meridian Elementary before heading to East Side...
Fire Safety (06/10/12)
Meeting Rescheduled (06/10/12)
The Harmony Town Council has rescheduled its July 2012 meeting. The meeting will take place Tuesday, July 10, rather than July 3, due to the 4th of Fourth of July holiday.
'Dream Big' (06/10/12)
Youth may stop by the Brazil Public Library Wednesday, June 13, at 1:30 p.m., to "Dream Big." They may come to the library to see and hear about a Super Stock Race Car. Youth are encouraged to bring cameras. The program is free and open to the public and is sponsored by the Clay County Friends of the Library...
Vendor applications available for event (06/10/12)
Local non-profit food booth vendor applications are available on the Rotary Club of Brazil website (www.brazilrotary.org). Rotarian Sam Crawn is in charge of local food booths and may be reached at 448-2877 for more information. In addition, those interested in having a food booth at the upcoming Rotary Club of Brazil 4th of July celebration may mail or deliver a completed application, copy of organization's State of Indiana non-profit tax exemption certificate and booth reservation fee to Crawn at Sam's Do-It-Best Hardware, 105 S. ...
Set To Perform Sunday (06/10/12)
CCSR to conduct Fish Fry June 16 (06/10/12)
Clay County Search and Rescue will conduct an all-you-can-eat Country Rhodes Fish Fry June 16, from 4-7 p.m., at the Forest Park Cow Palace. The cost of the buffet -- which will include fish, chicken and shrimp -- will be $8.50 for adults and $5.50 for children 12 and under...
Community Notes (06/10/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: New Group Forming 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...
Illinois Lottery (06/10/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the Illinois Lottery: Friday Pick Three-Midday 2-0-8 Pick Three-Evening 8-9-3 Pick Four-Midday 2-0-7-2 Pick Four-Evening 1-9-4-4 Lucky Day Lotto 3-9-12-27-35 Mega Millions...
Hoosier Lottery (06/10/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday and Saturday in the Hoosier Lottery: Friday Daily Three-Midday 9-5-4 Daily Three-Evening 1-5-5 Daily Four-Midday 5-4-3-5 Daily Four-Evening 3-5-9-5 Lucky 5-Midday 8-9-22-27-28 Lucky 5-Evening...
Veterans sought (06/10/12)
GREENCASTLE -- Susan Anthony and Duane Skoog, co-producers of the third Dixie Chopper 20th Century Radio Show, are soliciting the names of local veterans to include in this year's show. The duo said they are looking for any veteran who served during World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Grenada, Panama, Desert Storm, or the current conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq...
Maple Center to host golf scramble (06/10/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The non-profit Maple Center for Integrative Health recently announced its first Maple Center 18-hole Golf Scramble will take place Friday, June 15, at the Rea Park Golf Course, Terre Haute. Registration will be at 10:30 a.m., with lunch at 11. Tee-times will begin at noon...
White Violet Center to host summer camp (06/10/12)
WEST TERRE HAUTE -- Wabash Valley children have a prime time opportunity to have fun and learn at the same time by participating in the summer day camp at White Violet Center for Eco-Justice at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Children entering third-grade in the fall of 2012 and up to and including children who have recently completed fifth-grade are eligible to enroll...
Sullivan church to host King's Brass (06/10/12)
SULLIVAN -- The First Presbyterian Church will conduct a free Tim Zimmerman and the King's Brass concert Thursday, June 14, at 7 p.m. The concert will take place at the church, 201 N. Main St., Sullivan. Freewill offerings will be accepted. Tim Zimmerman and the King's Brass provide innovative worship for young and old alike through the "best in sacred brass music." By teaming together, these Christian professionals from around the United States perform their original arrangements as heard on their eight recordings.. ...
Knights hand out spring team awards (06/10/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview High School spring athletes were on hand last week as all-conference awards were presented during a banquet and the individual sports also awarded athletes for their efforts. The most noteworthy presentation for each sport is the Noble Knight Award that is presented to one athlete in each sport throughout the year. The award signifies the athlete's contribution to Northview athletics in terms of service, dedication, commitment and leadership...
Kyle Cummins claims instant classic sprint feature at Lincoln Park Speedway (06/10/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor PUTNAMVILLE -- It's certain that Saturday's racing action at Lincoln Park Speedway provided an instant classic in the annals of dirt track racing at the Putnamville oval. Close racing and thrilling finishes highlighted the night, led by a stunning finish to the sprint car main event...
Samantha M. Whittaker (06/10/12)
Samantha M. Whittaker, 24, Brazil, died June 2, 2012, at Paris Community Hospital. She had worked as a model for Moore Photography. Samantha is survived by her son Preston R. Miller, mother Angelique Whittaker, Terre Haute, father Steve Miller, Brazil, sister Jessica Whittaker, Terre Haute, brother Wesley Miller, Brazil, maternal grandfather Edward Whittaker Jr., California, and maternal grandmother Marcia Moneymaker, Oklahoma, and fiancee Timothy McKim, Paris, Ill...
Obituary Notices (06/10/12)
Mildred Marie Parr, 89, of Brazil, died Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital following several months of health complications. Services will be at Lawson-Miller Chapel Monday, June 11, 2012, at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Calcutta Cemetery. Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in her memory...
Marvin Lee Dickison (06/10/12)
Marvin Lee Dickison, 58, Brazil, died Friday, June 8, 2012, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. Graveside funeral services will be conducted by Moore Funeral Home at 2 p.m., Wednesday, June 13, at Summit Lawn Cemetery in Brazil. Visit www.moorefuneralhomes.com to send condolences to the family...
David Arthur Baysinger (06/10/12)
David Arthur Baysinger, 51, Brazil, died Saturday, June 9, 2012, at his residence. He was born July 4, 1960, in Brazil, as the son of Frederick and Mary McShanog Baysinger. Following graduation from high school, he began a career as an automotive mechanic...
Fire Runs (06/10/12)
The following is a list of calls the Brazil City Fire Department have responded to from May 18-May 2, as provided to The Brazil Times: The fire occurred in the office building of the Knights Inn. The cause is under investigation by the authority having jurisdiction,...
Pence fiscal push lacks fire (06/10/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Republican gubernatorial candidate Mike Pence built a national brand name for himself as an unabashed social and religious conservative, a good-natured warrior for the causes he believes in. But talk of those causes has been largely absent from his run for Indiana governor over the last year...
Junior Achievement program gives thanks (06/10/12)
To the Editor: In 1965, Junior Achievement began providing economic education to students in the Wabash Valley. This year, our programs will reach nearly 3,000 elementary, middle and high school students in an eight-county area. The success of Junior Achievement in the 2011-12 school year is the result of the efforts of more than 200 classroom consultants and teachers who implemented our programs, more than 150 special events participants and volunteers, our Board of Directors and JA staff...
Expressing the need for equal rights? (06/10/12)
To the Editor: Am I a smoker? Yes. Am I advocating smoking? Definitely not. It is a dirty, filthy and dangerous habit. No one should ever develop the habit. Questions: Are these individuals with no monetary investment going to take over such responsibilities? I don't think so...
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