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Stories from Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Northview tennis knocks off visiting Warriors (08/21/12)
By STEVEN PENN Times Staff Reporter The Northview boys' tennis team improved to 2-1 on the season after a home win against Danville, 4-1. Northview's Bryce Britton won the No. 1 singles contest, 6-1, 7-5, while Alec Coughanowr claimed the No. 3 match, 6-2, 6-2...
Bennett discusses state of education in Indiana (08/21/12)
Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Bennett believes the state has become a model for other states across the nation when it comes to education. "Indiana has become the place in the U.S. where education reform is meeting with education results," Bennett told members of the Clay County Republican Club Monday...
State Supt. visits with faculty, students (08/21/12)
Tony Bennett, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, visited Clay County Monday, Aug. 20, and met with students, faculty and advisory board members of the Clay Community Schools Building Trades Training Corporation. The building trades training program was added to CCS curriculum in 1974 as a way to give students practical training in building trades...
Traffic stop nets three arrests (08/21/12)
Three people were arrested early Tuesday morning following a traffic stop. According to Brazil Police Department officials, at approximately 12:32 a.m., Tuesday, Patrolman Elliott Mullinix conducted the traffic stop on a white 1997 Chevrolet Blazer in the area of Washington and Church streets, Brazil...
Lawson visits county (08/21/12)
Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson was in Clay County Tuesday morning, visiting with Clerk of the Circuit Court Vickie Wheeler. The purpose of the visit was to discuss voting centers within Clay County. Lawson was appointed to the position in March...
Two injured following Monday accident (08/21/12)
Two people were transported to the hospital following a three-vehicle accident Monday. According to officials, emergency agencies were dispatched to the scene, just east of Northview High School on State Road 340, at approximately 12:15 p.m. Clay County Sheriff's Department Deputy Jason Frazier told The Brazil Times two of the vehicles -- a Dodge Caravan driven by Martha Franklin, 50, Staunton, and a Nissan Sentra, driven by Allison Lee, 45, Brazil -- were stopped in the road due to work being done by the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT).. ...
Indiana Farm Bureau to host Family Fun Day (08/21/12)
Indiana Farm Bureau, Inc., will conduct its District 7 Family Fun Day Saturday, Sept. 15, at 4 p.m., at the Sandborn Park and Community Building, Sandborn. A meal is planned for 5:30 p.m. Those interested in attending are encouraged to bring lawn chairs...
Galilee Ministries to host camp meetings (08/21/12)
Galilee Ministries will sponsor a series of camp meetings at the Lions Club Park in Poland, continuing Aug. 25. They will have featured speakers and gospel singers speaking on the theme of taking back families, communities and the nation by "Standing up for Jesus."...
Annual dinner slated (08/21/12)
The annual 9-11 Law Enforcement Dinner will take place Tuesday, Sept. 11, at noon, at East Side Christian Church, 400 Church St., Brazil. The dinner will consist of ham and beans. The event is for local firefighters, and other law enforcement officials...
District meeting set for Friday (08/21/12)
The Terre Haute District Fall Meeting will take place Friday, Aug. 24, at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds. Registration will take place from 8:30-9:30 a.m., with the meeting beginning at 9:30. "What's In Your Backyard," will be furnished by Master Gardener Beulah Hofman...
Reunions (08/21/12)
Rightsell Reunion The Rightsell reunion will take place Saturday, Aug. 25, at noon, at Forest Park. The event will take place near the southwest corner of the Forest Park Pavilion. Those interested in attending are asked to bring covered dishes, drinks and table service...
Students participate in STAR program at Purdue University (08/21/12)
WEST LAFAYETTE -- Local students took the first step in becoming Purdue Boilermakers by participating in the annual STAR program at Purdue University's West Lafayette campus recently. The STAR program is a summer program hosted by the university. The participants included Dustin Helwig, Dustin Stevenson, Tiffani Goodman, Jacob Dispennett, Grayce Pruitt and Kyle Rice, all of Brazil, as well as Nathan Buell, Bowling Green, and Samantha Cooper and Joseph Fidler, both of Quincy...
ISP sobriety checkpoint (08/21/12)
VIGO COUNTY -- The Putnamville District of the Indiana State Police will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in Vigo County during the late evening hours of Thursday, Aug. 23. The checkpoint is in conjunction with the Operation Pull Over "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" traffic safety campaign, which runs from Aug. 17-Sept. 3...
Eel River bridge at SR 46 still closed (08/21/12)
The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) had no new information regarding the Eel River Bridge on Friday. On Thursday, July 26, a weight limit of 16-tons was put on the State Road 46 bridge. Based on an inspection of the bridge, INDOT determined that vehicles weighing 16-tons are not allowed to travel on the bridge due to the bridge's conditions...
YMCA to host Youth Dance (08/21/12)
The YMCA of Clay County, 225 E. Kruzan St., Brazil, will conduct a youth dance Friday. The dance is open to sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students. Those attending must bring their school identification or other document showing their grade. The dance will begin at 8 p.m., and end at 10:30...
Community Notes (08/21/12)
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...
Knights split cross country meets (08/21/12)
Times Staff Report SPENCER -- The Northview cross country teams split a four-team meet at Owen Valley on Tuesday evening. The girls' team came away with a two-point win over Brown County while the Eagles claimed the boys' meet by 14 points over the Knights...
Northview opens week with victories (08/21/12)
Times Staff Report ROCKVILLE -- Northview's volleyball team powered past Rockville in dominant fashion Monday evening with a 25-9, 25-7, 25-10 victory. Brylie Riddell had 12 kills and a block, McKenzi Kumf had and Shelbi Morris each had 10 kills and Morgan Stearley provided four kills and a block. Mikayla Rowan added two blocks and a kill for the Knights...
Faith Marie Hofmann (08/21/12)
Faith Marie Hofmann, infant daughter born into her mother's arms at 9:03 a.m., Aug. 17, 2012, and born into the arms of Jesus at 10:48 a.m., Aug. 17, 2012. She is the daughter of Morgan Mae Hofmann, Brazil, and fiance Ryan Lawson, Brazil. Grandparents are Anji Taylor and husband Jim, Brazil, Mark Hofmann and wife Julie, Ashmore, Ill., great-grandparents Helen Winkler, Jerry and Lynn Winkler, and Emma Hofmann, aunts and uncles Markie Hofmann (levi), Dakota Hofmann, Chris Lawler, Kahleah Lawler, Jason Lawler (Courtney), Crystal Taylor, Megan Westfall and Taleigh Taylor, several cousins and extended family.. ...
Josiah Thomas Hathaway (08/21/12)
Brandon and Casey Hathaway, Huntingdon, Tenn., welcomed the birth of their son, Josiah Thomas Hathaway, Aug. 10, 2012. Josiah was born at 4:35 a.m., in Jackson, Tenn. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 20-inches long. Brandon is a Northview High School graduate...
Brooklynn Renae Ison (08/21/12)
Jeremy and Kristi (Rossok) Ison would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Brooklynn Renae Ison. Brooklyn was born July 24, 2012, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. She weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 21-inches long. Grandparents are Glenn and Donna Ison, and Mark and Cathy Rossok...
Mr. and Mrs. William Webb (08/21/12)
Karen Lee Wells and William (Bill) Thomas Webb were united in marriage June 2, 2012, at Christ Community Church, Brazil. Pastor Richard Laskowski officiated the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Joan Wells and the late Richard Wells. She is a graduate of Indiana State University with degrees in English/world civilization, early childhood/kindergarten, library science and educational technology. ...
Keli Pastorius and Kyle Wayne McCoy (08/21/12)
Keli Pastorius and Kyle Wayne McCoy will be united in marriage Sept. 1, 2012, at 5 p.m., at the Zorah Shrine Country Club. Keli is the daughter of Michael Pastorius and Scott and Melissa Jeffers, Terre Haute. She graduated from Terre Haute North High School in 2011 and is currently employed at Applebee's...
Leroy and Barbara (French) Royer (08/21/12)
Leroy and Barbara (French) Royer will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception at the Cory Fire House Sunday, Aug. 26, from 2-4 p.m. The couple was married Aug. 17, 1952, at the Cory United Methodist Church. Gifts are not needed, but cards will be welcomed...
Carl and Pat Koehler (08/21/12)
On Aug. 3, the family of Carl and Patricia McCloud Koehler gathered for a celebration of their 60th wedding anniversary. On Aug. 3, 1952, they were married in the Center Point United Methodist Church with Rev. Clifford Scholey officiating. After four years in the Air Force, they returned to their Clay County farm for the next 56 years...
Public Record (08/21/12)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Aug. 17-20: Circuit Court -- Civil Capital One Bank Vs. Kelly J. Gilbert: Civil Collections Capital One Bank Vs. Terri L. Mathews: Civil Collections Convergence Receivables Vs. Brittany Inman: Civil Collections...
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