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Stories from Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Simpson visits Brazil (10/30/12)
Vi Simpson, a Democratic member of the Indiana Senate representing District 40, visited the Double M Diner in Brazil on Monday, Oct. 29. Simpson is the gubernatorial democratic candidate for lieutenant governor of Indiana alongside gubernatorial candidate John Gregg...
Honor Rolls (10/30/12)
North Clay Middle School Honor Roll First Nine Weeks Honor Roll Eighth-Grade Alexandria Tillman Staunton Elementary School Honor Roll First Nine Weeks Fourth-Grade All A's Joey Price
Bucshon pleased with campaign (10/30/12)
Congressman Larry Bucshon is taking nothing for granted. Despite having a 16-point lead in recent polls, Bucshon recently told The Brazil Times he will be on the campaign trail through Election Day. "We're taking nothing for granted," Bucshon said. "The only poll that counts is Nov. 6. We will continue to campaign hard all week. I think that's expected."...
Pyle joins Times' editorial staff (10/30/12)
The Brazil Times welcomed Rachel Pyle to its editorial staff this week. Rachel was homeschooled as a child and is a 2012 graduate of Indiana Wesleyan University, where she received a degree in journalism. While at Indiana Wesleyan, Rachel worked for the student newspaper, The Sojourn, where she was Features/Arts and Entertainment Editor her senior year...
16-year council veteran running for re-election (10/30/12)
Mike McCullough (D), Brazil, is running for re-election as Clay County Council, At-Large. McCullough is currently the Clay County Council president. He has been on the county council for 16 years. For the past 31 years, McCullough has owned and operated his own business called Mike's Kitchen Gallery, where he designs and sells custom cabinets for kitchens, bathrooms and more...
Rickert running to help improve Clay County (10/30/12)
Lisa D. Rickert (R), Brazil, is running for Clay County Council, At-Large, in the upcoming election. Rickert is currently a purchasing/MRO buyer at Scott's Pet Products, Rockville, where she has been employed for about one year. "I am running for the office because I want to see improvements in the county," Rickert said. "I want to see more jobs come to Clay County. Right now, I have to drive 30 minutes to a good job."...
Leaf Pickup (10/30/12)
Associates of the Brazil City Garage will conduct leaf pickup throughout November and into December. The following is the schedule for leaf pickup: Nov. 5-9 -- Southwest section of the city will be picked up, Nov. 13-16 -- Southeast section of the city will be picked up,...
Property taxes due Nov. 13 (10/30/12)
The second installment of Clay County property taxes is due Nov. 13, 2012. Normal business hours for the Clay County Treasurer's Office are Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. However, the treasurer's office will add the following extended office hours for fall collection:...
Correction (10/30/12)
In the article, "State Bound: NMK heading to finals," which appeared in the Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, issue of The Brazil Times, it was stated ticket prices to attend the ISSMA State Finals Saturday was $7. The price for adult tickets is $20. Ticket price for students is $18...
Early Start! (10/30/12)
Now Open! (10/30/12)
Theatre to present 'Annie' (10/30/12)
The Community Theatre of Clay County will present, "Annie: The Musical," Nov. 1-3. Cost is $25, which includes a buffet dinner that will be served at 6:30 p.m., each evening. Performances will begin between 7:15-7:20 p.m. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 442-6909...
Report: Bridge to reopen Sunday (10/30/12)
BOWLING GREEN -- The Eel River Bridge on State Road 46 will be reopened soon, according to Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) Media Relations Director for the Crawfordsville District Debbie Calder. Calder said the bridge is expected to be reopened on Sunday, Nov. 4, as the project is nearing completion...
Husband provides update on hurricane relief effort (10/30/12)
"Americans are generous and want to help in time of need, especially in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, but do it the right way. If you don't, you could be compounding the problem." This is according to Bryan Husband, Clay County Emergency Management Agency Director and member of Indiana Task Force 7...
Kind Gesture (10/30/12)
Thomas to speak at historical society meeting (10/30/12)
The Clay County Historical Society will meet Monday, Nov. 5, in the lower level of the museum. This is the annual turkey dinner. Those wishing to attend should take note of the time change of 6:30 p.m. There will be no board meeting. The guest speaker will be local attorney Amos Thomas, who will discuss the 225th anniversary of the United States Constitution and the Declaration of Independence...
Military News (10/30/12)
Navy Seaman Rusty T. Meyer Navy Seaman Recruit Rusty T. Meyer, son of Tyrone T. Meyer, Staunton, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. During the eight-week program, Meyer completed a variety of training which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival and shipboard and aircraft safety...
Club News (10/30/12)
Washington Township Circle Club The Washington Township Circle Club met Oct. 10, at the home of Linda Sheide, at 1 p.m. We repeated the pledge to the American Flag and our Homemakers Creed in unison. July England gave devotions from "The Upper Room."...
Block Adopting! (10/30/12)
Community Notes (10/30/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: CANCELED Peniel United Methodist Church, 9525 N. Kennedy Crossing Rd., Brazil, will not have its annual turkey/roast beef supper and bazaar this year. Open House TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) will conduct a free open house Nov. 1, at 8:30 a.m., at the YMCA of Clay County...
Illinois Lottery (10/30/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday, Monday and Tuesday in the Illinois Lottery: Sunday Pick Three-Midday 3-0-1 Pick Three-Evening 2-7-3 Pick Four-Midday 1-1-6-0 Pick Four-Evening 0-1-1-3 My 3-Midday 5-1-9 My 3-Evening 0-4-9...
Hoosier Lottery (10/30/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday, Monday and Tuesday in the Hoosier Lottery: Sunday Daily Three-Evening 8-8-8 Daily Four-Evening 4-7-5-2 Lucky 5-Evening 3-11-20-31-36 Quick Draw 10-13-14-15-16-25-28-36-39-42-45-46-49-53-54-61-62-74-76-80...
Joint Pain Seminar scheduled (10/30/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Union Hospital Joint Replacement Center and UAP Clinic Bone and Joint Center will host the seminar, "Advances in Knee Pain Relief," Thursday, Nov. 8, at 6 p.m., at the Landsbaum Center for Health Education, Terre Haute. Sameer Bavishi, M.D., UAP Clinic Orthopaedic Surgeon, will discuss the many options for knee pain relief, and, should surgery become necessary, recent surgical advances available now in the Wabash Valley...
Walter L. Newman (10/30/12)
Walter L. Newman, 61, Brazil, passed away unexpectedly at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Oct. 30, 2012. He was born May 19, 1951, in Clinton, the son of Stanley and Fannie (Stultz) Newman. He served his country in the United States Navy in the late 1960s...
Lewis Clyde Bales (10/30/12)
Lewis Clyde Bales, 79, Cloverdale, passed away Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012. Funeral services will take place at 2 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, at the Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home, with Chaplain Ron Turner officiating. Interment with military honors will follow at the Cloverdale Cemetery, Cloverdale...
James E. Payne (10/30/12)
James E. Payne, 82, Terre Haute, formerly of Brazil, passed away at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Oct. 27, 2012. Services will be at Lawson-Miller Chapel, Brazil, Nov. 3, 2012, at 1 p.m., with his brother Rev. Dale Payne officiating. Burial will follow at Calcutta Cemetery...
Obituary Notices (10/30/12)
Mary Ruth Shamel, 84, formerly of Brazil, passed away Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, following a lengthy illness. Memorials in Mrs. Shamel's memory may be made to the Ronald McDonald House of Indiana, 435 Limestone St., Indianapolis, Ind., 46202. Private arrangements entrusted to Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home. Condolences and expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at www.BittlesandHurt.com...
Toby Nicholas Myers (10/30/12)
Ashley and Keith Myers, Heltonville, Ind., are proud to announce the birth of their son, Toby Nicholas Myers. Toby was born Sept. 17, 2012, at 5:36 p.m. He weighed 10 pounds and 6 ounces, and was 22-inches long. Toby has two brothers, Derek and Johnathan, and two sisters, Riley and Emily...
Paul W. Stoelting and Betty Stoelting (10/30/12)
Paul W. Stoelting and Betty Stoelting will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday, Nov. 1. They reside in Cory where they farmed and raised their family. They have three children: Jerry (Pam) Stoelting, Steven (Lynn) Stoelting and Cindy (Joe) Gerber...
C. Ronald and Odena Houk (10/30/12)
C. Ronald and Odena Houk recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple was married Nov. 3, 1962, at the Center Point Parsonage.
Public Record (10/30/12)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Oct. 26-29: Circuit Court -- Civil Trumbull Insurance Co. Vs. Megan Sullivan: Civil Collections Jerimah B. Cooper Vs. Stacy Cooper: Domestic Relations First Financial Bank Vs. Arlene M. Ling: Mortgage Foreclosure...
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