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Stories from Friday, September 14, 2012

Northview soccer teams down Edgewood (09/14/12)
Times Staff Report ELLETTSVILLE -- Northview's soccer teams each gained a Western Indiana Conference road win on Thursday night at Edgewood. The Northview boys secured a 2-1 conference win on the road at Edgewood Thursday evening, scoring in each half to gain the victory...
CCS approves iPad purchase (09/14/12)
At the Clay Community Schools regular board meeting Thursday, Sept. 13, the board voted unanimously to purchase approximately 300 Apple iPads for CCS teachers at a cost of over $200,000. The decision came after much discussion among the board members and audience members as to whether or not settling with the Apple product was the right decision...
American Legion pays off debt (09/14/12)
Brazil's American Legion Post 2 recently raised enough money to pay off all its bills, meaning it could soon move into a new building. The post was previously located at 1015 S. Forest Ave., Brazil. Before that location, the legion met at 22 S. Sherfey St., Brazil...
Knightsville to dedicate bench for local fallen soldier (09/14/12)
KNIGHTSVILLE -- The Knightsville Town Council's plans to honor a local soldier lost in battle are moving forward. In honor of the late Spc. Arronn Fields, 27, Knightsville -- who died from injuries sustained during a rocket-propelled grenade attack May 21, in Afghanistan -- the council has already purchased a stone bench and is looking into a street dedication...
Sorority proclamation signed (09/14/12)
Brazil Mayor Brian Wyndham signed a proclamation Wednesday, Sept. 12, declaring Sept. 14, to be Delta Theta Tau Sorority, Inc. Day. The Alpha Omega Alpha Alumnae of the Delta Theta Tau Sorority, Inc., was chartered on Sept. 14, 1937, and will celebrate its 75th birthday this month...
Constitution Week (09/14/12)
On Monday, Brazil Mayor Brian Wyndham signed a proclamation for the city to recognize the week of Sept. 17-23 as Constitution Week. On hand for the proclamation signing included (seated) Wyndham and (from left) Eliza Rizley Stacey Daughters of the American Revolution Clay County Chapter representatives Jodi Lohrman and Roberta Sutherlin...
DEA to sponsor Prescription Drug Take Back initiative (09/14/12)
On Saturday, Sept. 29, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will sponsor the fifth national "Prescription Drug Take Back," initiative. The take back initiative seeks to prevent prescription drug abuse and theft. Collection sites will be set up nationwide for expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs to be disposed of for destruction...
Van Buren Elementary to host 5th grade golf scramble (09/14/12)
The Van Buren Elementary School fifth-grade golf scramble will take place Sept. 29, at the Forest Park Golf Course. The fifth-graders will host their first golf scramble. Money will be raised for the students to go on field trips, as well as cost for end of year graduation and other activities...
17th annual Powwow to take place in Terre Haute (09/14/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The 17th annual gathering of the People Powwow will take place Sept. 22-23, at the Vigo County Conservation Club, Terre Haute. Gates open both days at 10 a.m. There will be a grand entry at 1 and 7 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 22, and 1-4:30 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 23...
Church News (09/14/12)
Community Missionary Church Pastor Ken Thomas opened with greetings to one and all on this beautiful Lord's Day and being thankful that each of us could be here today. He gave the opening prayer and turned the service over to Scott Burns for the congregational singing with one of our old gospel songs, "My Jesus, I love thee -- I will love thee in life, I will love thee in death; If ever I loved thee -- tis now."...
Staunton Scene (09/14/12)
Staunton First Christian Church News Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister. Children's Church and Wee Worship meet at 10:30 a.m., in the Educational Building. If you need transportation to morning worship service, please phone the church office at 446-3211...
Band Schedules (09/14/12)
2012 Clay City Imperial Regiment Schedule 2012 Northview Marching Knights Schedule...
Health Initiatives Scheduled (09/14/12)
ROCKVILLE -- All are invited to attend several upcoming events to help launch an initiative to improve the health and quality of life of Parke County residents and others. According to information, Parke County ranks in the upper one-third of Indiana's 92 counties for high tobacco use, obesity and poor nutrition...
O'Neals to appear at Community Missionary Church (09/14/12)
J.B. and Melanie O'Neal are residents of Martinsville, Ind. Melanie was diagnosed with muscular dystrophy as a child. Both she and J.B. have been amazed at the difference Jesus Christ has made in their lives. God miraculously brought them together and they were married June 7, 1985...
Reunions (09/14/12)
Brazil Class of 1951 The Brazil High School class of 1951 will meet for lunch on Saturday, September 15, at the Oak Ridge Golf Course. The luncheon will begin at 11:30 a.m. For more information or to RSVP, please call: B.J. Hofmann at 812-239-9600, Lois Casassa at 442-1619 or Veleda Eldridge at 442-1892...
Community Notes (09/14/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Trash Notice The Brazil City Garage recently notified The Brazil Times it will be a day behind on trash pickup during the week of Oct. 8. For further information, call 448-8501...
Second half surge leads Knights past Owen Valley (09/14/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor SPENCER -- The Northview Knights used a workman-like effort on the road at Owen Valley to offset an explosive evening by the Patriots' Larry Shaffer. The result was an important, 20-19, win by the Knights that can serve as a foundation for what the team hopes will be continued improvement...
Roy T. Rogers (09/14/12)
Roy T. Rogers, 81, Brazil, passed away at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Sept. 12, 2012 following a lengthy illness. Roy was born April 20, 1931, in Brazil, the son of Raymond and Mary Jane (Williams) Rogers. Roy married Marjorie Love Oct. 13, 1956. He served his country in the United States Army from 1952 through 1954...
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