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Stories from Sunday, August 26, 2012

Seniors honor National Dog Day (08/26/12)
National Dog Day was Sunday, Aug. 26, and was created to accomplish two main goals for the national day: To honor dogs and to rescue dogs from homelessness and abuse. In honor of the day, residents of Cloverleaf Healthcare of Knightsville visited the Clay County Humane Society Friday to show some love to the dogs...
Better late than never! (08/26/12)
Northview claims WIC title at Idle Creek Golf Course (08/26/12)
Times Staff Report TERRE HAUTE -- The Northview Knights returned to the top of the Western Indiana Conference golf standings with a seven-stroke win over Edgewood at Idle Creek Golf Course Saturday. The Knights placed all five of their players on the all-conference list led by Keirsten Mikesell, who shot a team-best 87. ...
Farewell! (08/26/12)
Melissa Shell (left) and Laura DeMers have volunteered at the Forest Park Concession Stand, now called Annie's Snack Shack after Ann Hoopingarner (right), for eight years. All volunteer through the Clay County Humane Shelter. Recently, Shell and DeMers announced they were leaving the area. ...
Ellspermann visits county (08/26/12)
Saturday marked the first time Republican Lt. gubernatorial candidate Sue Ellspermann had visited Brazil. But the message was the same. People want to know how state legislators can attract more jobs to Indiana. "We've been sharing (Republican gubernatorial candidate Mike Pence's) campaign policies and encouragement," Ellspermann said. "And the importance of this election."...
Saline City Picnic set (08/26/12)
SALINE CITY -- The annual Saline City Labor Day Picnic will take place Sept. 1-3, at Graves Field in Saline City, located one mile west of State Road 59 ---- 12 miles south of Brazil and five miles north of Clay City. The picnic will offer three days of entertainment for both children and adults...
Little Miss Winners! (08/26/12)
Farm Bureau Meeting (08/26/12)
Indiana Farm Bureau, Inc., will conduct its annual meeting Tuesday, Aug. 28, at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds. The event is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. The guest speaker will be Vice President of Indiana Farm Bureau, Inc., Randy Kron. A buffet style dinner will be served. Cost is $5 per person...
Popcorn Meeting (08/26/12)
The Popcorn Festival of Clay County will meet Monday, Aug. 27, in Forest Park at the pavilion. The meeting will take place at 6 p.m. All members are asked to wear their gold shirts.
Story Hour Coming Soon! (08/26/12)
Story Hour will resume at the Brazil Public Library. Children interested in reading with stories, songs and crafts are welcome to the library Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. The event is set up for children ages 3-5. Parents and guardians must have a valid library card...
Old Settlers Baby Contest Winners! (08/26/12)
Old Settlers Baby Contest Winners! (08/26/12)
Old Settlers Baby Contest Winners! (08/26/12)
Old Settlers Baby Contest Winners! (08/26/12)
Community Notes (08/26/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Volunteers Needed Volunteers are needed to take veterans in the community to the Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis, or to one of their Community Based Outpatient Clinics...
Club News (08/26/12)
Alpha Omega Chapter of Delta Theta Tau Sorority The regular meeting of the Alpha Omega Chapter of Delta Theta Tau Sorority took place at 7 p.m., Aug. 21, at Kathy Modesitt's home. The meeting was opened by Chapter President Kathy Bridgewater with the Delta Opening Ceremony and Delta Prayer...
Club News (08/26/12)
Washington Township Circle Club The Washington Township Circle Club met Aug. 9, at 1 p.m., at Linda Schiele's home. Linda opened the meeting at 1 p.m. The flag salute and homemaker's creed were repeated in unison. Rosalind gave the devotion, "Open the Door."...
Reunions (08/26/12)
Urbain Reunion The Urbain reunion will take place Saturday, Sept. 1, at the same shelter as last year. The reunion will begin at noon. Drinks and table service will be provided. For further information, call Kathy Crague at 765-658-4075. Wells Reunion...
American Taliban seeks group prayer in prison (08/26/12)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- An American-born Taliban fighter imprisoned in Indiana will try to convince a federal judge that his religious freedom trumps security concerns in a closely watched trial that will examine how far prisons can go to ensure security in the age of terrorism...
Illinois Lottery (08/26/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the Illinois Lottery: Friday Pick Three-Midday 5-5-7 Pick Three-Evening 1-3-6 Pick Four-Midday 4-8-4-8 Pick Four-Evening 2-8-3-4 Lucky Day Lotto 9-17-22-25-34 Mega Millions...
Hoosier Lottery (08/26/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday and Saturday in the Hoosier Lottery: Friday Daily Three-Midday 4-2-9 Daily Three-Evening 4-0-3 Daily Four-Midday 9-8-9-5 Daily Four-Evening 5-1-5-2 Lucky 5-Midday 11-17-25-28-33 Lucky 5-Evening...
ISP issues more than 700 traffic citations through extra patrols (08/26/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Indiana State Police Putnamville District conducted traffic patrols both Friday and Saturday evenings of the Scheid Diesel event, which took place at the Vigo County Fairgrounds in Terre Haute. The extra patrols were put in place to ensure the safety of those attending the event as well as the motoring public...
Vigo County CASA to host 'Family Bash' Sept. 22 (08/26/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Vigo County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) will conduct "Family Bash on the Wabash," Sept. 22, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The event will include a silent auction, food, children's activities, entertainment and more...
Yocom wins Rushville Invite (08/26/12)
Times Staff Report RUSHVILLE -- The Northview cross country teams fared well in a trip to the Rushville Invite on Saturday. The Northview boys were led by Nic Yocom, who placed first in 16:54 as the Knights were third as a team with 96 points. Greenfield Central won the event with 68 points with East Central second with 78 in the nine-team meet...
Knights split volleyball matches at Avon Invite (08/26/12)
Times Staff Report AVON -- Northview came away with some mixed results in a trip to the Avon Volleyball Invitational on Saturday afternoon. The Knights split four matches with wins against Richmond and Indianapolis North Central and losses to Perry Meridian and Terre Haute South...
Jesse Cramer scores $1,000 UMP Modified payday (08/26/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor PUTNAMVILLE -- Lincoln Park Speedway played host to a large contingent of stock cars on Saturday night as the sprint cars took the night off and gave way to the UMP Modifieds, UMP Super Stocks and bombers. A $1,000 was on hand for the UMP Modifieds and it was Jesse Cramer making his first appearance at the Putnamville oval this season and picking up the lion's share of the money...
Public Record (08/26/12)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Aug. 21-23: Circuit Court -- Civil Citibank, N.A. Vs. Rodney S. Dudley: Civil Collections Mary I. Hendrickson Vs. Jason and Lisa Brummett: Civil Plenary Capital One Bank Vs. Heidi E. Crowley: Civil Collections...
Veterans office searching for driver (08/26/12)
To the Editor: All in Clay County: As of today's date (Aug. 23, 2012), we can only take veterans to the Terre Haute VA Clinic on a limited basis. We lost our qualified driver to the VA in Indianapolis. Until we get qualified drivers to drive or figure something out with the county and the VA, there will be no transportation to the VA in Indianapolis...
Board member: Investigate item (08/26/12)
To the Editor: Our school board cannot do justice to two school boards, functioning for two different schools philosophies without fully realizing why it is needed. I request that we fully investigate this item I presented at a school board meeting...
Community Block Party a great time (08/26/12)
To the Editor: My name is Kathy and I attend the Church of the Living Christ on North Harmony Road. We recently had a Community Block Party. It was a great success. We would like to thank all who donated, would it have been a product or advertisement, or their time and talent...
Who will stay in the castle? (08/26/12)
To the Editor: Recently, on July 6, 2012, I read a story in this paper about a family from Indianapolis who planned for 10 years to build their own version of a medieval castle in the Bowling Green area. Well, they did get it built after 10 months. They said they planned on turning it into a medieval-themed bed and breakfast after they retire, probably by next May...
Golf Course fundraiser a success (08/26/12)
To the Editor: On Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, we had our first-ever fundraiser for the Forest Park Golf Course. I want to take this opportunity to thank the golfing community for their participation and generous support of the First Annual Fundraiser for the Forest Park Golf Course...
2012 Rotary Club of Brazil fireworks display (08/26/12)
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