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Stories from Tuesday, October 9, 2012

On a mission (10/09/12)
Local woman using skills to help Haiti One Brazil woman has found a way to use her special skills to help the people of Haiti, the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere. Francie Stevens, 84, has been crocheting for around 60 years -- long enough for her to not remember when she learned. For the past five months, she's been crocheting baby hats using yarn she either bought herself or already owned...
Town of Staunton receives award (10/09/12)
STAUNTON -- On Monday, members of the Staunton Town Council learned the town had received a state award. Town insurance agent Dale Loughmiller attended the council's monthly meeting Monday and presented the town with the Indiana Public Employers' Plan Safety Award for 2011...
Agency raising funds for CCHS (10/09/12)
Residents interested in helping the Clay County Humane Society (CCHS) should stop by Four Loving Paws Saturday. The business, located at 965 W. Craig Ave., Brazil, will conduct a fundraiser for CCHS from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. "It can go longer, but everything will start at 10 a.m.," Four Loving Paws Practice Director Angie Downey said...
Judge enjoys hard work (10/09/12)
Judge of the Superior Court J. Blaine Akers (D), Brazil, is running for re-election this year. Akers has been in the position for the past 13 years and enjoys serving the community. "For 13 straight years, I have been in the trenches of the courtroom, dispensing justice in nearly 25,000 civil and criminal cases," Akers said. ...
Low Vision Expo (10/09/12)
The third Low Vision Expo, in honor of White Cane Day, will take place at the V.F.W. Post 1127, 303 S. Depot St., Brazil, Oct. 17. The event, hosted by the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary and the WILL Center, will begin at 10:30 a.m., and is open to the public...
Early voting begins for 2012 election (10/09/12)
Early voting for the 2012 election will begin in October. The following is a list of times and dates for early voting, as provided by the Clay County Election Office: Through Oct. 26 (Monday through Friday), 8 a.m.-noon, and 1-4 p.m., Oct. 29-Nov. 2 (Monday through Friday), 8 a.m.-noon, and 1-6 p.m.,...
Craft Fair scheduled (10/09/12)
The Lady Volunteers of Staunton will host a Holiday Craft Fair Nov. 17, at the Staunton Community Center. The event will take place from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Spaces are available to rent. Food will be available at the event, including traveling tacos, hot dogs, desserts and drinks...
V.F.W. moves Bingo nights (10/09/12)
The V.F.W. Post 1127 has announced its Bingo night has moved. Bingo night will move to Friday evenings beginning Oct. 26, at 6:30 p.m., with Bonanza and early bird games. At the start of regular games, at approximately 7 p.m., a minimum fee of $25 per game with first half $50 B.N.O. and second half jackpot of $500 if hit in 55 numbers or less and $100 if not hit...
Community Notes (10/09/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Heavy Trash Notice The Brazil City Garage recently notified The Brazil Times that throughout the month of October, heavy trash pickup will take place. The following will be days for routes:...
Reunions (10/09/12)
Union United Methodist Church Reunion Union United Methodist Church will conduct its 172nd Homecoming Sunday, Oct. 14. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m., followed by worship service at 10:30. Former pastor Rev. Dennis Alstott will deliver the message. All are invited to come to the homecoming event...
Club News (10/09/12)
Washington Township Circle Club The Washington Township Circle Club met June 14. We went to Chambers Restaurant in Spencer for our meeting and had a delicious lunch at 11:30 a.m. At 1 p.m., Judy opened the meeting. The flag salute and homemakers creed were repeated in unison...
Illinois Lottery (10/09/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. --Here are the winning numbers selected Monday and Tuesday in the Illinois Lottery: Monday Pick Three-Midday 1-3-8 Pick Three-Evening 2-5-9 Pick Four-Midday 3-7-3-6 Pick Four-Evening 9-0-8-4 My 3-Midday 1-5-9 My 3-Evening 4-1-7 Lucky Day Lotto...
Hoosier Lottery (10/09/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Monday and Tuesday in the Hoosier Lottery: Monday Daily Three-Midday 9-1-5 Daily Three-Evening 6-9-2 Daily Four-Midday 0-1-0-0 Daily Four-Evening 2-8-0-4 Lucky 5-Midday 8-13-23-25-31 Lucky 5-Evening...
Early voting period off to strong start (10/09/12)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Early voting got off to a strong start this week in Indiana's two largest cities as voters began casting ballots that include races for president, U.S. Senate and governor. More voters cast early ballots Monday in Indianapolis and Fort Wayne than during the first day of early in-person voting in those cities in 2008, election officials said. Tuesday was just as busy at their offices...
Hamilton Center to host awards dinner (10/09/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- Hamilton Center, Inc., will host its annual awards dinner Tuesday, Oct. 23. The evening will also honor military veterans. A reception is scheduled for 5:30 p.m., with dinner at 6 p.m. The program will start at 7 p.m. The event will take place at Hulman Center, on the campus of Indiana State University, 200 N. 8th St., Terre Haute...
Clinic, hospital to host shoulder seminar (10/09/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The UAP Clinic Bone and Joint Center and Union Hospital's Joint Replacement Center will host "Advances in Shoulder Pain Relief," Thursday, Oct. 18, at 6 p.m., at the Landsbaum Center for Health Education, Terre Haute. Matthew Jones, M.D., UAP Clinic Orthopaedic Surgeon, will discuss the many options for shoulder pain relief and, should surgery become necessary, recent surgical advances available in the Wabash Valley...
Area agency to provide Medicare counseling (10/09/12)
Area 7 Agency on Aging and Disabled will be at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, 1206 E. National Ave., Brazil, to provide Medicare Part D options counseling throughout October, November and December. The agency will be at the hospital at the following times and dates:...
Knights third in sectional; Eel boys fourth (10/09/12)
Wright advances for Clay City girls SEELEYVILLE -- Surprises were few at the Terre Haute North Sectional on Tuesday at The LaVern Gibson Championship Course. Terre Haute South's boys and Terre Haute North's girls were dominating team winners as the Patriots' Chanli Mundy repeated as the girl's individual winner and Jackson Bertoli of Terre Haute South moved up a spot to win the boy's race...
Gloria Raab (10/09/12)
Gloria Raab, 87, Reelsville, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at Cloverleaf of Knightsville. She was born on Aug. 23, 1925, to Ralph and Nellie Riddell. Gloria was the secretary for Reelsville Elementary and South Putnam High School, and was a member of Croys Creek Congregational Church, where she served as secretary for more than 25 years...
Robert (Bob) C. Ardell (10/09/12)
Robert (Bob) C. Ardell, 65, Staunton, passed away Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, at Cloverleaf of Knightsville. Bob was born Oct. 6, 1947, in Plymouth, Wis., to Bob and Betty Ardell. He served his country for 19 years in the United States National Guard, was a Vietnam veteran and was a member of Staunton Christian Church...
Ross Arthur Mosteller (10/09/12)
Ross Arthur Mosteller, 66, formerly of Brazil, passed away Oct. 8, 2012, at Duke Memorial Hospital, Peru, Ind., following an illness.
Mickey Lee Phillips (10/09/12)
Mickey Lee Phillips, 56, Brazil, and on Oct. 5, 2012, he went home to be with his Lord and Savior. Services will be Wednesday at 2 p.m., at French Funeral Home, with Pastor Tom Roeschlein officiating. Burial will follow at Harmony Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to services...
Lona Jeanne Langley (10/09/12)
Lona Jeanne Langley, 69, Brazil, passed away in her home surrounded by her loving family Oct. 7, 2012. Services will take place Thursday at 1 p.m., at French Funeral Home, with Brother Tom Nation officiating. Burial will follow at Clearview Cemetery...
Joan Patricia Bussing (10/09/12)
Joan Patricia Bussing, 83, House Springs, Mo., passed away Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, at St. Clare Hospital, Fenton, Mo. A memorial service will take place Saturday, Oct. 13, at Schrader Funeral Home, 14960 Manchester Rd., Ballwin, Mo., beginning at 11 a.m...
Harriett L. (Burns) (Martin) Lucas (10/09/12)
Harriett L. (Burns) (Martin) Lucas, 91, Dugger, Ind., passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. A graveside memorial service will take place at the Calcutta Cemetery in Brazil at a later date. The family has entrusted the Anderson-Poindexter Funeral Home in Dugger with these arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com...
Arieanna Nichole Rose Hendrickson (10/09/12)
Ashlynn R. Sanders and Michael W. Hendrickson, Brazil, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter. Arieanna Nichole Rose was born Sept. 21, 2012, at 10:26 a.m. She weighed 6 pounds and 10 ounces and was 20-inches long. Arieanna has two older brothers, Damian and Damon, and two older sisters, Kierra and Braelynn...
Amos Lee Jenkins (10/09/12)
Nathan and Mallory Jenkins, Moline, Ill., are proud to announce the birth of their son, Amos Lee Jenkins. Amos was born at 11:44 a.m., Sept. 5, 2012, at Trinity Birthplace, Moline, Ill. He weighed 7 pounds and 14 ounces and was 19-and-one-half inches...
Mr. and Mrs. James and Sandra Carlton (10/09/12)
Mr. and Mrs. James and Sandra Carlton were united in life in a double ring ceremony and uniting of two families and lives to walk through the rest of their lives together at the First United Methodist Church June 30, 2012, at 1:30 p.m., by the Rev. Steve Loft and Rev. Dr. Douglas Anderson, brother-in-law of the groom...
Kourtney Sierra Westfall and Anthony Nathan Holmes (10/09/12)
Kourtney Sierra Westfall and Anthony Nathan Holmes are proud to announce their upcoming wedding Nov. 3, 2012, at 5:30 p.m., at the Brazil Church of the Nazarene. Kourtney is the daughter of Bryan and Margie Westfall, Brazil. Anthony is the son of Allen and Susan Holmes, Brazil...
Jerry and Sue Anne Stearley (10/09/12)
Jerry and Sue Anne Stearley will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 13, at 6 p.m., at the Staunton Community Center. Jerry and Sue Anne were married Oct. 13, 1962, by Rev. Donald True. They have four children: Kristi Cabatage, Cindy Kline, Amy Stearley and Joe Stearley...
Public Record (10/09/12)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Oct. 5-8: Awaiting Arraignment Wharton, David W., 38 Fry, Francis R., 59 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Head, Teresa D., 39 Pending Jackson, Jeremiah D., 29...
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