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Stories from Friday, August 17, 2012

Multiple car accidents keep police busy (08/17/12)
Friday was a busy morning for members of the Brazil Police Department (BPD). At approximately 8:05 a.m., police were dispatched to the intersection of Meridian Street and National Avenue for a four-vehicle accident. According to BPD officer Alisha Lord, all four vehicles were heading east on National Avenue...
Heaton represents Northview at State (08/17/12)
Megan Noel Heaton attended Hoosier Girls State this year as a representative from Northview High School. The current senior was chosen for the weeklong program, conducted by the Indiana Department of the American Legion Auxiliary. It took place June 17-23, on the campus of Indiana State University, Terre Haute...
Park Board meets (08/17/12)
The Brazil Park and Recreation Board met for a regular board meeting Tuesday, Aug. 14, at 6:30 p.m., in City Hall. After reviewing July minutes and hearing the treasurer's report, the board discussed the general report of the Forest Park pool. As of July 31, the board was able to deposit an amount of $24,503.35 from the pool revenue (not including an additional $2,000 from the YMCA)...
American Legion Donation (08/17/12)
Scott Paver recently presented a check for $2,500 to American Legion Post 2 Commander Randy Kaelber. The money was part of the proceeds from a golf outing sponsored by the Sons of the American Legion. Fundraisers and donations continue to be received by the Legion...
Crackdown on drunk driving (08/17/12)
Indiana State Police Troopers at the Putnamville District joined more than 250 other Indiana law enforcement agencies across the state in the "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over," crackdown on impaired and dangerous drivers Friday. The crackdown will last through Monday, Sept. 3...
St. Mary's offers spiritual retreat (08/17/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- Those looking for some quiet time, a time for prayer or reconnecting with what is important in life are encouraged to continue a retreat beginning Sunday, Sept. 2. The Sisters of Providence will offer a personally directed retreat, which will conclude at noon, Saturday, Sept. 8...
Public Record (08/17/12)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Aug. 15-17: Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Thompson, Michael J., 20 Godsey Jr., Howard E., 56 Pending Scott IV, George "Frankie," 19 Possession of Marijuana...
Reunions (08/17/12)
Baysinger Family Reunion The Baysinger family reunion will take place Sunday, Aug. 19, at Forest Park Shelter No. 9. Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. All family and friends are invited to the pitch-in dinner. For further information, call 812-236-8877 or 812-236-9277...
Staunton Scene (08/17/12)
The Lady Volunteers of the Staunton Community Center will host a dinner Friday, Aug. 24, from 4-7 p.m. The menu will include chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, salad, dinner rolls and a choice of coffee, tea or lemonade. Cost is $9 for adults and $5 for children 10-under...
Community Notes (08/17/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Trash Notice Officials with the Brazil City Garage recently notified The Brazil Times that it will be one day behind on trash pickup the week of Sept. 3, 2012. For further information, call 443-2221...
Church News (08/17/12)
Brazil Church of the Nazarene The Brazil Church of the Nazarene, 1002 E. National Ave., Brazil, will conduct a Back to School Bash Aug. 28-30, for children ages pre-kindergarten through fifth-grade. Music, games, crafts and more will take place. For more information, call 446-0371 or 812-691-1924...
Knights suffer growing pains in opening loss (08/17/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The expected growing pains for a young, mostly inexperienced Knights' football team were prevalent in Friday's season opener against visiting Indianapolis Broad Ripple. Northview's offense sputtered through most of the first three quarters and the Rockets were able to get a pair of first half touchdown receptions by senior Isaac Hampton to edge the Knights by an 18-9 score...
Clay City volleyball rallies for win over Eagles (08/17/12)
By TRENT SCOTT For The Brazil Times GREENCASTLE -- Clay City's volleyball squad took to the road for the second time this season, traveling to South Putnam and picking up a 3-1 win over the host Eagles. South Putnam started off quickly in the first set, scoring the opening eight points and led by as much as 14-4. Clay City rallied to close the gap and cut the score to 24-22 before dropping the opener 25-22...
Knights knock off Patriots in three (08/17/12)
Times Staff Report TERRE HAUTE -- Northview faced its second potential sectional foe of the season Thursday night and came away with its second win in as many tries as the Knights topped Terre Haute North on the road, 25-14, 25-19, 25-16. Northview took the lead early in game one and never looked back after a 7-2 helped extend its advantage to 19-10. The opening game win spilled over into game two as Northview jumped on the Patriots for a 9-2 lead...
Charlotte Ann Pickett (08/17/12)
Charlotte Ann Pickett, 73, Brazil, passed away Aug. 16, 2012. She died at Regional Hospital following a short battle with pancreatic cancer, of which she was just diagnosed in June. She was born Jan. 27, 1939, in Brazil, the daughter of Benjamin Raybould and Lottie Viola Anderson Raybould...
Doris 'Dody' (Bennett) Patrick (08/17/12)
Doris "Dody" (Bennett) Patrick, 90, Brazil died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012. She had been in declining health for the past several years. Born Aug. 28, 1921, in Brazil, she was the daughter of Gordon and Marie (Fox) Bennett. She was a member of the former Forest Avenue United Methodist Church and currently Peniel United Methodist Church...
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