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Stories from Sunday, September 9, 2012

Troupe prepping for performance (09/09/12)
Tickets are now available for the Community Theatre of Clay County's upcoming production. This season's first show is called, "Into the Woods," a concert-style performance to take place Friday, Sept. 21, and Saturday, Sept. 22. "Concert-style means the emphasis is going to be more on presenting the music and the singing," Director Lee Reberger said. "It's difficult music, and the show's going to be focused more on up-close interaction with the audience than choreography or scene changes."...
Soldiers' memory lives on in fund (09/09/12)
Through the efforts of several members of the Knightsville community, a scholarship fund is growing. Spc. Arronn David Fields, 27, Knightsville, died May 21, in combat while serving in Afghanistan with the United States Army. Upon learning of Fields' death, Knightsville Clerk/Treasurer Charlotte Reyher contacted officials with Riddell National Bank with the interest of setting up a fund in his memory...
Imperial Regiment opens season (09/09/12)
LAFAYETTE -- The Clay City Imperial Regiment opened the season Saturday in the Star City marching Festival at Lafayette Jefferson High School. Competing in Class D, Clay City's score was a 48.60, good enough for fourth-place. Pioneer won the Class D competition with a score of 54.50, while Clinton Prairie was second at 54.35. Taylor also finished third with a score of 51.80...
2012 Clay City Imperial Regiment Schedule (09/09/12)
Notes: For Clay City and Northview marching history, as well as the 2012 Northview Marching Knights' schedule, see Page 2...
Clay City Open House (09/09/12)
Clay City Jr./Sr. High School will conduct an open house Monday, Sept. 17, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The purpose of the event is to give parents, grandparents, community members and stakeholders a chance to see what is going on at the school and in its classroom...
Meeting Rescheduled (09/09/12)
The Harmony Town Council meeting for October has been rescheduled. The meeting will take place Tuesday, Oct. 9, rather than Tuesday, Oct. 2, due to other town business. Meetings take place at the Harmony Community Center at 7 p.m.
Volunteer Meeting (09/09/12)
Brazil Main Street, Inc., will have two meetings for those interested in participating as volunteers for the "A Night at the Museum" event. The meetings will be Wednesday, Sept. 12, and Wednesday, Sept. 19, both from 6-9 p.m., in the basement of the Historical Society Museum...
YMCA to host youth dance (09/09/12)
The YMCA of Clay County, 225 E. Kruzan St., Brazil, will host a youth dance Friday, Sept. 14. The dance is open to sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students. All students should bring their school identification or other document showing their grade...
Luncheon fundraiser scheduled for Wallace (09/09/12)
A luncheon for Brylee Denise Wallace, 8, daughter of Brad and Monica Wallace, Brazil, will take place from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Oct. 15, at the Clay County Courthouse. The freewill event will offer potato soup and chili, hot dogs, barbecue and various desserts...
Northview Marching Knights Past Success (09/09/12)
ISSMA Class B State Titles (since 1984): 1991, 1993, 1994, 1998, 1999, 2004, 2008, 2009 Notes: NMK Director Bob Medworth also guided the Brazil Red Devils to the ISSMA State Finals in 1981, 1982 and 1983. The Red Devils won the ISSMA Class C State Titles in 1982 and 1983...
Clay City Imperial Regiment Past Success (09/09/12)
ISSMA Class D State Titles: 1988, 1989, 1992, 1993, 1994 Notes: Since 1987, Clay City has advanced to the ISSMA State Finals 16 times the most recent coming in 2008, when the Imperial Regiment placed 10th. Clay City won three straight championships (1992-94) under the direction of Rusty Bottomley, currently the assistant director at Northview High School...
2012 Northview Marching Knights Schedule (09/09/12)
Community Notes (09/09/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Roses The Brazil Lions Club is conducting its annual rose sale through Oct. 7. Roses are being sold to raise funds to support community projects. Roses are in a vase and are $18 per dozen. They are available in several colors (red and whatever other color we receive. Attempts to honor requests will be made, but there is no guarantee...
Reunions (09/09/12)
USS Long Beach Association, Inc. The USS Long Beach Association 2012 reunion has been planned for Sept. 8-16, in Deerfield, Ill., at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 1445 Lake Cook Rd. For further information, call Don Shade at 866-352-2469 or 716-569-2314...
Auction to decide village future (09/09/12)
ROCKVILLE, Ind. (AP) -- A living history village that has drawn thousands of visitors to western Indiana over the last five decades could have its future decided by the highest bidder. The Billie Creek Village in Rockville, about 60 miles west of Indianapolis, is the focus of an 11-day sealed bid auction that begins Monday...
Illinois Lottery (09/09/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. --Here are the winning numbers selected Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the Illinois Lottery: Friday Pick Three-Midday 4-8-2 Pick Three-Evening 4-3-6 Pick Four-Midday 5-9-0-7 Pick Four-Evening 5-2-2-4 Lucky Day Lotto 1-4-15-35-37 Mega Millions...
Hoosier Lottery (09/09/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday and Saturday in the Hoosier Lottery: Friday Daily Three-Midday 2-7-2 Daily Three-Evening 3-9-2 Daily Four-Midday 1-3-5-0 Daily Four-Evening 2-1-3-6 Lucky 5-Midday 2-6-17-33-34 Lucky 5-Evening...
Northview boys post soccer shutout (09/09/12)
Times Staff Report GREENCASTLE -- The Northview boys' soccer team put together a strong, complete game effort in knocking off Greencastle on the road by a 4-0 score Saturday afternoon. The Knights got on the board five minutes into the game as Derek Snyder was fouled inside the penalty box and Mark Underwood put the penalty kick into the net for a quick 1-0 advantage. ...
Knights fall to Sullivan in postponed football game (09/09/12)
Times Staff Report In a Western Indiana Conference game delayed by inclement weather to Saturday afternoon, the Sullivan Golden Arrows posted a shutout in beating Northview 35-0. The Knights fell behind 21-0 after one quarter of play as Sullivan extended a 7-0 lead from Friday night. ...
Devin Gilpin wins ninth running of "Patriot 100" for UMP Modifieds (09/09/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor PUTNAMVILLE -- Pit area parking was at a premium Saturday night at Lincoln Park Speedway with the ninth running of the Patriot 100 for UMP Modifieds on the schedule as well as the "King of Non-Wing" event for sprint cars. The result was a field of nearly 200 cars on hand to compete in four classes of action...
Darrel 'Jake' W. Courtney (09/09/12)
Darrel "Jake" W. Courtney, 81, Brazil, passed away at home unexpectedly Sept. 7, 2012. Jake was born May 7, 1931, in Brazil, the son of Henry and Irene (Montgomery) Courtney. Jake joined the United States Army in 1949 and served during the Korean War...
Obituary Notices (09/09/12)
Bonnie L. McCullough, 79, Cloverdale, passed away Friday, Aug. 31, 2012. A memorial service will be celebrated Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, at 6 p.m., at Big Walnut Baptist Church, with Pastor Tim Gillespie officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service time at the church. ...
Governor's description was inaccurate (09/09/12)
In the finite space newspapers have for featured letters, I will attempt to identify why Indiana needs a system of public benefits that is competently and honestly administered and which meets the needs of its most at-risk senior citizens, persons with disabilities and families...
In support of coal industry (09/09/12)
To the Editor: During the past three years, the Obama administration has unleashed a record number of major new regulations negatively affecting the productivity of American business with none more adversely affected than the business of mining coal...
History is responsible (09/09/12)
To the Editor: The history of Clay County Schools as I see it is remarkable and is responsible for the status of our schools today, and our student's education today. This history needs to be thoroughly analyzed now and prepare our students' education for tomorrow...
Fireworks were welcome (09/09/12)
To the Editor: In response to the heartwarming letters concerning the free fireworks show, the people of the Rotary spend hours of their time trying to organize and figure out how to fund our 4th of July Celebration, including the fireworks show. This year, the 4th of July was on a Wednesday, so to those of you that have a regular job, you would have had to work the day after the 4th on a Thursday...
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