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Stories from Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Democrat Beasley throws hat in ring for surveyor (10/16/12)
Frank Beasley (D), Brazil, is running for surveyor in the upcoming election. Beasley has owned and operated his own towing company for the past seven years. He feels his honesty and integrity qualifies him for the position of surveyor. "I think I can do a good job at it," he said. "It's about doing your job right."...
Kaelber running again for school board District 2 (10/16/12)
Jennifer Kaelber is running for re-election as the District 2 representative of the Clay County School corporation. Kaelber was first elected in 2008 and has spent the past four years serving on the school board. Kaelber said she is qualified to hold this position because of her experience...
Fire Safety Week (10/16/12)
Posey Township Volunteer Fire Department members Meri Barker and Michael Rost look on as Staunton Elementary school second grade students Anna Adams (from left), Addison Goodwin, Jaden Morales and Will Brock work together to use the truck's fire hoses. The Posey Twp. VFD members were on hand to teach Staunton Elementary students a lesson on fire safety as part of Fire Prevention Week...
Rotary Donation (10/16/12)
During the Wednesday, Oct. 10, Rotary Club of Brazil luncheon, President-Elect and Fish Fry Chair Dr. Alicia Reed-Thomas (left) presented Clay City Jr./Sr. High School band director Mark Ziegler with a check for Clay City's portion of proceeds from the 77th Rotary 4th of July Celebration Fish Fry...
Trick-or-Treat times (10/16/12)
The following is a list of Halloween Trick-or-Treat times as provided to The Brazil Times: Town of Harmony -- Oct. 30-31, 6-8 p.m., Town of Knightsville -- Oct. 31, 6-8 p.m., Town of Carbon -- Oct. 31, 6-8 p.m., City of Brazil -- Oct. 30-31, 5-8 p.m., and...
Rotary Club to host Coffee and Club Talk (10/16/12)
The Rotary Club of Brazil will host its monthly Coffee and Club Talk Friday, Oct. 19, from 6-7 p.m., at the Brazil Coffee Grounds Bakery and Coffee Shop. The public is welcome to attend the event. The topic of discussion will be, "Using Vocational Skills to Serve," and will be hosted by past president Susan Thomas...
Man arrested for theft at archery store (10/16/12)
LINTON -- A 27-year-old Lewis man has been arrested in connection with a burglary and theft of Linton archery store with the help of police, who used an undercover officer to buy some of the stolen goods from an online sales site. Jeffrey L. Allen, who was arrested Friday on a warrant by Indiana State Police Trooper Richard Klun, is currently in the Greene County Jail on a $14,000 bond, awaiting an initial court date appearance in Greene Superior Court...
Moore Funeral Home sold to new owners (10/16/12)
Rob and Vanita Moore recently sold Moore Funeral Home to another couple -- Tyler and Brandi Tutterow. After becoming ill, Rob was told by his doctor that he must quit his job. With all their children living in Colorado as professionals in other careers, Rob and Vanita decided they needed to sell the family-owned and operated funeral home and began the search for the right people to take over the business...
CCS receives $25,000 grant (10/16/12)
Clay Community Schools recently became the recipient of a $25,000 America's Farmers Grow Rural Education grant through Monsanto, a sustainable agricultural company out of St. Louis, Mo. Micah Humphries, the Specialty Hybrids District Sales Manager with Monsanto, was on hand to present the grant to Clay Community Schools at their regular school board session meeting Thursday, Oct. 11...
Retreat Center to host open house (10/16/12)
CLAY CITY -- Wabash Park Camp and Retreat Center, Clay City, welcomes the public to its first Open House taking place Saturday, Oct. 20, from 2-5 p.m. Guests will be invited to see first-hand the new award-winning Heritage Lodge, take a guided tour of the 50-acre campus and facilities and relax with friends while enjoying music, beverages and campus information...
Delivering Mums (10/16/12)
Members of the local chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa Sorority recently presented beautiful mums to former educators at the Cloverleaf Nursing Facility and Exceptional Living. The education sorority honors past and present educators each October as part of their Founder's Day celebration...
Clay County residents urged to verify homestead (10/16/12)
There are only a few weeks left to file a Homestead Verification with the Clay County Auditor's Office. There are approximately 2,500 homesteads that have not been verified in Clay County. The listing for taxpayers that still need to complete the process is on the homepage for Clay County at www.claycountyin.gov...
Extension Homemakers celebration (10/16/12)
The Indiana Extension Homemakers will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2013. All Indiana counties have been asked to make a quilt block. A quilt will be made from the blocks and a raffle for the quilt will take place. Tickets are $1 each or six for $5...
Club News (10/16/12)
Modern Homemakers The Modern Homemakers met at the Genealogy Library in Center Point for its October meeting. All repeated the Pledge of Allegiance and Homemakers Creed. Roll call was answered with, "Why I like October." Devotions were read by Helen Megenhardt, titled, "Fall Time."...
Area athletes thriving on college volleyball courts (10/16/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Clay County has been well represented in the sport of volleyball in recent years with both Northview and Clay City High Schools boasting stellar records and the Eels coming off a sectional and regional championship last season...
Robert Guy Anderson (10/16/12)
Robert Guy Anderson, 83, passed away Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Exceptional Living Center in Brazil. He was born Aug. 3, 1929, in Brazil, to Guy and Elizabeth Routt Anderson. Bob graduated in 1947 from Brazil High School, worked at Nance's Cremery, where he met his wife Mary, was a barber at Central Barber Shop before serving his country in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict...
Brenda L. Golden (10/16/12)
Brenda L. Golden, 58, Brazil, went to be with the Lord Oct. 11, 2012, at Union Hospital-Terre Haute after an extended illness. Brenda was born April 21, 1954, in Terre Haute the daughter of the late Leslie V. and Lillian E. (Milam) McKeehan. Ms. Golden enjoyed working puzzles and liked butterflies...
Alberta 'Rosemary' Shepard (10/16/12)
Alberta "Rosemary"' Shepard, 78, Spencer, passed away Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Owen Valley Health Campus. She was born November 23, 1933, in Brazil, Ind., to Hulet and Helen (Stoops) Mishler. She was a 1951 graduate of Brazil High School. She worked at Cook Urological in Spencer as a packager until her retirement in 1998. Rosemary was a life member of the Spencer VFW Ladies Auxiliary and a member of the American Legion Ladies' Auxiliary...
Robert W. Watts (10/16/12)
Robert W. Watts passed away unexpectedly at 6:36 a.m., Monday, Oct. 15, 2012. Bob was born April 16, 1954, to Raymond E. Watts and Helen (Johnson) Clampitt. At a high school dance in April 1973, he met his wife Cynthia 'Cindy' Smith and on June 17, 1977, they were married. ...
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