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Stories from Sunday, August 5, 2012

School Open Houses (08/05/12)
The following is a list of open house dates for all Clay Community Elementary Schools:...
UPDATE: 12-inch line breaks, boil order issued. (08/05/12)
Officials with the City of Brazil reported a 12-inch water main broke Sunday at Pinckley and Walnut streets. The report stated customers affected should only be those who live south of Pinckley, east to State Road 59, west to Sherman, and north to National Avenue...
12-inch main breaks, boil order issued (08/05/12)
Officials with the City of Brazil reported a 12-inch water main broke Sunday at Pinckley and Walnut streets. The report stated customers affected should only be those who live south of Pinckley, east to State Road 59, west to Sherman, and north to National Avenue...
County's ties to Olympic games (08/05/12)
The 2012 Summer Olympics are one week old and the spirit of Brazil is within the games. It was 80 years ago today when former Brazil High School standout Ivan Fuqua and three others began their quest for gold. Fuqua, along with Ed Ablowich, Karl Warner and Bill Carr, were members of the United States 1,600-meter relay team...
Board to meet Thursday (08/05/12)
The Clay Community Schools board of trustees will meet in regular session Thursday, Aug. 9, at 7:30 p.m. The meeting will take place in the media center of North Clay Middle School. Old business items included on the agenda include: New business items on the agenda include:...
BCB to perform Sunday (08/05/12)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will offer "Americana," Sunday, Aug. 12, beginning at the special time of 7 p.m., at the Forest Park Band Shell, rain or shine. This week's theme features folk tunes and music with a "down home" flair...
Area National Night Out set for Tuesday (08/05/12)
The annual National Night Out will be from 6-9 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 7, at Forest Park across from the pool. The event promotes safety awareness and friendly interaction with public safety personnel. Involved in the event will be local emergency service personnel including the Clay County Sheriff's Department, Brazil Police Department, Brazil Fire Department, TransCare and Clay County Search and Rescue...
Orientation (08/05/12)
Freshmen orientation for students at Northview High School will take place Wednesday, Aug. 8, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Students and parents will receive information, schedules and locker assignments and have an opportunity to tour the school. For more information, call 448-2661 Ext. 1208...
Pool To Close (08/05/12)
Due to the beginning of the 2012-13 school year --set for Tuesday, Aug. 14 -- the Forest Park Pool will close for the season at the conclusion of the business day, Monday, Aug. 13. Senior swim will be available during the day. Senior swim takes place 10:30-11:30 a.m...
Two airlifted following Saturday accident (08/05/12)
CLAY COUNTY -- Two persons were transported to Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, following a two-vehicle accident in the eastbound lane of Interstate-70 Saturday. At approximately 7:20 p.m., Saturday, Indiana State Police and Clay County emergency agencies responded to the accident, which took place near the 25-mile maker...
Law enforcement asking for public input on burglary investigations (08/05/12)
The Clay County Sheriff's Department is requesting the help of residents in an investigation of a series of church burglaries. According to information provided to The Brazil Times, the sheriff's department has taken six burglary reports from churches in the Clay County area during the past few days...
School Phone Numbers (08/05/12)
The following is a list of phone numbers for all school buildings in the Clay Community Schools corporation:...
Community Notes (08/05/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Literacy Program Adults who cannot read or would like to improve their reading are invited to visit private tutors through the Clay County Adult Literacy Program. The program is free and is set up at the Brazil Public Library, 204 N. Walnut St., Brazil...
Reunions (08/05/12)
Van Buren Class of 1951 The Van Buren High School class of 1951 will celebrate its 61st reunion Saturday, Aug. 11, at Carbon Baptist Church, with a pitch-in dinner. Those interested in attending are encouraged to bring a covered dish and table service. Meat and potatoes as well as drinks will be provided...
Hoosier Lottery (08/05/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday and Saturday in the Hoosier Lottery: Friday Daily Three-Midday 2-2-8 Daily Three-Evening 0-7-8 Daily Four-Midday 3-0-5-3 Daily Four-Evening 3-3-0-6 Lucky 5-Midday 4-12-19-23-27 Lucky 5-Evening...
Illinois Lottery (08/05/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the Illinois Lottery: Friday Pick Three-Midday 6-8-1 Pick Three-Evening 2-8-7 Pick Four-Midday 0-3-6-4 Pick Four-Evening 1-6-2-2 Lucky Day Lotto 10-25-28-31-35...
Knights fifth at Terre Haute North Invite (08/05/12)
Times Staff Report TERRE HAUTE -- The Northview Knights placed in a tie for fifth along with Seymour on Saturday at the Terre Haute North Invite with a score of 394. The 11th-ranked Castle High School squad scored a 321 to outdistance Lafayette Jeff's A team by 17 strokes. Martinsville took the third spot at 351 ahead of Terre Haute South at 393 in the 10-team field...
Josh Burton captures second sprint car win at Lincoln Park Speedway (08/05/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor PUTNAMVILLE -- Josh Burton has been one of the quickest rising stars of Indiana sprint car racing this season. On Saturday night, he parlayed a turn three slide job and excellent throttle control into his second feature victory of the season at Lincoln Park Speedway...
Obituary Notices (08/05/12)
Alice C. Young, 92, Brazil, formerly of Eaton, Ohio, passed away at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Aug. 2, 2012, following a brief illness. At her request, cremation services have been entrusted to Lawson-Miller Chapel, Brazil. Private committal services will take place at Roselawn Cemetery, Lewisburg, Ohio, at a later date. Visit www.lawson-millerchapel.com to light a candle in her memory...
Library offers thanks to local businesses (08/05/12)
To the Editor: The Brazil Public Library would like to thank the Clay County Friends of the Library for its continued support in sponsoring our 2012 summer reading program. We would also like to thank the local businesses who participate and supported the programs with donations, making this year's programs huge successes...
Offering history in school board action (08/05/12)
To the Editor: Our school board members elected in 1982 presented Northview High School plans to State Departments for approval. That school board was told by our state departments that these department approvals would only be approved if Clay City Schools were left intact without any undermining by the local school board...
Area judge has chance to make right decision (08/05/12)
To the Editor: This coming Monday, Aug. 6, at 1 p.m., Circuit Court Judge Frank M. Nardi will again be given the opportunity to serve the people of Indiana. His third floor courtroom in the Owen County Courthouse in Spencer will be the setting for yet another battle on high fence "canned" hunting: A hearing to grant or deny a summary judgment, filed by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources...
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