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Stories from Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Republicans hold majority in county positions (11/06/12)
In the Clay County 2012 Election Tuesday, Republicans almost swept the board for commissioner and county council positions. All of the following election result totals are based off of 22 of the 23 precincts. For Commissioner District 1, Bryan Allender edged out Jack Withers by only 189 votes, winning with 50.9 percent of the county's votes...
Board gets three new members (11/06/12)
Clay Community Schools Board of Trustees will welcome three new members to their group for the 2013-2017 school board term. The results for Board of Trustees as released by the Clay County Board of Elections Tuesday night are as follows: District 1: Kevin Kumpf (winner with 44.92 percent of the vote), Tina Heffner (41.54 percent), Ted Paris (13.54 percent),...
Incumbent candidates win 2012 election (11/06/12)
The election Tuesday showed that residents of Clay County like how things are run; with the incumbent candidates winning Superior and Circuit Court, Recorder, Coroner and Surveyor. J. Blaine Akers, the Democratic candidate for Superior Court, beat out Republican Robert Pell with 51 percent of the votes...
Officials have problems with voting machine (11/06/12)
A Clay County voting machine malfunctioned Tuesday as votes were being counted following the closing of the polls. According to officials, the machine -- from Jackson 3 Precinct -- had approximately 40-50 votes on it and would not affect the outcomes from Tuesday's General Election...
Correction (11/06/12)
In the Community Notes from the Monday, Nov. 7, 2012, issue of The Brazil Times, the Mason organization was omitted from the "Knights of Columbus and Mason bean dinner." To report a correction, call 446-2216 and dial Ext. 231, or e-mail scoop1j@gmail.com...
Shapes and Colors (11/06/12)
Mock Election (11/06/12)
Fire claims home of Bowling Green residents (11/06/12)
BOWLING GREEN -- Firefighters from several agencies were needed to help put out a fire at a Bowling Green home Monday. At approximately 11:45 a.m., firefighters were dispatched to 5690 E CR 175 S., Bowling Green, for the house fire. The home was southeast of Bowling Green...
YMCA sets up youth dance (11/06/12)
The YMCA of Clay County will conduct a youth dance Friday, Nov. 9. The dance is open to sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders. Students should bring their student identification or other document showing their grade. The dance will begin at 8 p.m., and conclude at 10:30...
Community Notes (11/06/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Supper! St. John's Church of Christ will have a soup and sandwich supper Friday, Nov. 9. Barbecue, hot dogs, coney dogs, chili, chicken and noodles, ham and beans, cornbread and homemade desserts will be available from 5-7 p.m...
Club News (11/06/12)
Indiana Extension Homemakers 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 (11/06/12)
Jackson Township Better Homes Extension Club The Jackson Township Better Homes Extension Club met Oct. 25, at the Extension Office, hosted by Ellen Knox. President Lauralee Hawkins called the meeting to order with Ruth Haas leading the Pledge to the Flag and Homemaker's Creed...
Club News (11/06/12)
Tri County Home Ec. Club The October meeting of the Tri County Home Ec. Club took place at the home of Debbie Lawson with co-hostess Dede Witty. After Julie Pell blessed the food, eleven members enjoyed a delicious meal. President Jeanne Steuerwald opened the business meeting by thanking our hostesses...
Birthdays (11/06/12)
Lorena Drake Family, friends, sewing customers and church family are invited to come and celebrate the 90th birthday party for Lorena Drake. The event will take place at the YMCA of Clay County, 225 E. Kruzan St., Brazil, from 1-3 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 10...
Birthdays (11/06/12)
Don Fritz Clay City resident Don Fritz will celebrate his 80th birthday Sunday, Nov. 11, at Friendly Open Bible Community Church, located four-and-a-half miles east of Clay City on State Road 246. All friends and relatives are invited to celebrate from 4:30-6:30 p.m...
Hoosier Lottery (11/06/12)
INDIANAPOLIS --Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday, Monday and Tuesday in the Hoosier Lottery: Sunday Daily Three-Evening 2-4-8 Daily Four-Evening 0-3-5-2 Cash 5-Evening 5-14-18-20-35 Quick Draw 8-9-11-16-19-23-24-27-28-33-35-43-48-49-55-60-62-65-75-76...
Illinois Lottery (11/06/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday, Monday and Tuesday in the Illinois Lottery: Sunday Pick Three-Midday 2-3-8 Pick Three-Evening 9-0-3 Pick Four-Midday 9-6-0-5 Pick Four-Evening 1-8-9-9 My 3-Midday 7-0-5 My 3-Evening 0-5-9...
Knights return valuable experience for 2012-13 (11/06/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview girls' basketball team hasn't forgotten last year's 1-20 overall record from last year, but are planning on building upon it as the entire varsity roster returns another year older and wiser. There was plenty of reason for optimism as the squad played perhaps its best game in a sectional loss to Terre Haute North that helped the squad according to second-year coach Scott Buell...
North Clay hoops falls to Warriors (11/06/12)
Times Staff Report TERRE HAUTE -- The North Clay basketball teams dropped a pair of tough decisions on the road Monday evening. The sixth-grade Knights lost a 39-13 decision to Woodrow Wilson as Tyler Niemeyer scored nine points and both Sam Gentry and Peyton Griffin tallied two apiece. The Warriors were paced by Dexter Shouse, who scored 12 points...
Thomas 'Tom' Dale Williams (11/06/12)
Thomas "Tom" Dale Williams, 70, passed away Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, at his home in Brazil. Tom was born May 27, 1942, in Greencastle, to Chester and Thelma Williams. He graduated from Reelsville High School, worked for 37 years as a Sliter Operator for Bridgeport Brass, and was currently employed at Kroger...
Robert A. Hill (11/06/12)
Robert A. Hill, 77, Winchester, Ind., went to be with his Heavenly Host on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, at his residence. He was born on May 12, 1935, in Brazil, Ind., to Myron R. and Geneva (Allen) Hill. Robert was a graduate of Brazil High School and honorably served in the U.S. Army and the U.S. Naval Reserve. He retired from the Indiana Gas Corp. (Vectren) after 30 years. He also had worked on the Randolph County Sheriff's Dept., as a Reserve Deputy Sheriff for more than 30 years before retiring...
Arvin Franklin Pennington (11/06/12)
Arvin Franklin Pennington, 77, Coal City, went to be with Jesus on Nov. 5, 2012, in his home after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born Dec. 12, 1934, in Casey County, Ky., son of the late Jesse Cole Pennington and Flora (Allen) Pennington. He was united in marriage to Nora Angela (Redmond) Pennington on March 10, 1956, in Lizton, Ind. Of this unity came a family of five children...
Forrest 'Joe' Joseph Payne (11/06/12)
Forrest "Joe" Joseph Payne, 65, Diamond, Ind., passed away unexpectedly Nov. 3, 2012, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital with his family by his side. Services will be Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, at noon, at French Funeral Home, with Pastor Tom Hess officiating...
Obituary Notices (11/06/12)
Matthew Aydn Brown, 7, a gift from God, passed away Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, at home. Funeral services took place at 4 p.m., Tuesday, at Moore Funeral Home, Brazil. John Charles Burger I, 68, Brazil, passed away Nov. 2, 2012, at Union Hospital, with his family by his side following a brief illness. ...
Phillip and Florence Greenwell (11/06/12)
Phillip and Florence Greenwell, Center Point, recently renewed their wedding vows. The couple renewed their vows Sunday, Nov. 4, at Clay City Church. On Nov. 1, they were married for 50 years.
Hugh and Shirley Hunt (11/06/12)
Hugh and Shirley Hunt, Brazil, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Nov. 7. A private family dinner is planned along with a celebration at their granddaughter's wedding on Nov. 10. The couple was married Nov. 7, 1947, at the Sullivan First Christian Church. The Rev. Jack Anderson officiated...
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