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Stories from Monday, November 12, 2012

Honoring Veterans (11/12/12)
County pays tribute to all Veterans As Air Force Indiana Air National Guard Col. Kip Clark addressed the crowd Monday, tears welled up in his eyes. Col. Clark began thinking about the people who inspired him through his journey in the military. "The examples who I know are in this room," Col. ...
Students recognize Veterans (11/12/12)
Several elementary schools in Clay County celebrated Veterans Day this year with special programs at their schools. Jackson Township Elementary hosted more than 50 area Veterans at a program Friday Nov. 9, at 12:30. The school presented a lunch for all Veterans and, additionally, gave them a small gift for attending...
A dose of 'Reality' (11/12/12)
For Bailey Fry, 14, and Kendrick McKee, 13, taking part in the 21st Clay County Business Women's Club Reality Store was a learning experience. "I thought it was pretty cool," Fry said Monday after finishing the event. "I learned what my parents go through. I didn't think it was that hard."...
Special Performance (11/12/12)
The Angela Lilly Trio will perform at Staunton First Christian Church, 108 W. Columbus St., Staunton, Sunday, Nov. 18, at 6 p.m. The group will include featured accompaniment by Grayson Lilly. For more information on the musical group, log on to www.angelalillytrio.com...
Home Tour Set (11/12/12)
The annual Tri Kappa Home Tour will take place from 1-5 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 2. Tickets are on sale and are $5 in advance. Tickets may be purchased at the main branch of Riddell National Bank. The ticket price the day of the event will be $7.
Clarification (11/12/12)
In the article, "School board discusses a balanced calendar," which appeared in the Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, issue of The Brazil Times, a grant awarded to the Cumberland Academy and Clay County Family Literacy Program was distributed by the Clay County Community Foundation. Cumberland Academy and the Clay County Family Literacy Program are extensions of the Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers (LEAAP) Center...
After two weeks, Task Force 7 comes home (11/12/12)
CLOVERDALE -- Start spreading the news. Members of Task Force 7 are home from New York after two weeks of post-Hurricane Sandy emergency response activity. And like the song says, if you can make it there, you'll make it anywhere. That's exactly how the 23 emergency service personnel who rolled into Cloverdale Sunday afternoon in a convoy of safety vehicles from five counties feel after their two-week deployment to the East Coast as the Indiana Department of Homeland Security District 7 Incident Management Assistance Team (IMAT).. ...
Community Notes (11/12/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Dinner The Knights of Columbus and Masons will conduct a ham and bean dinner at 7 p.m., Nov. 12, at the Kennedy Crossing Bingo Hall. The guest speaker for the event will be YMCA of Clay County CEO Deborah Plummer Ringo...
Illinois Lottery (11/12/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday in the Illinois Lottery: Friday Pick Three-Midday 1-3-5 Pick Three-Evening 6-1-5 Pick Four-Midday 7-3-9-1 Pick Four-Evening 9-5-7-3 My 3-Midday 2-5-8 My 3-Evening...
Hoosier Lottery (11/12/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday in the Hoosier Lottery: Friday Daily Three-Midday 1-9-1 Daily Three-Evening 6-8-5 Daily Four-Midday 9-7-0-8 Daily Four-Evening 0-2-0-8 Cash 5 8-11-14-25-39 Mega Millions...
Knights claim third in tourney (11/12/12)
Times Staff Report TERRE HAUTE -- The Northview Knights came away from the weekend's Terre Haute Tip-Off Tourney feeling pretty good about the results after capturing third-place and going 2-1 over the course of the games played at West Vigo High School...
Eels will have different look in 2012-13 (11/12/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor There will be a much different look to the Clay City girl's basketball team after the graduation of a senior class that won three consecutive sectionals and advanced to the regional championship last season. All five starters are gone, which opens up plenty of playing time for a team that includes a pair of seniors in Callie Dayhuff and Kaleigh Decker, but also includes seven freshmen, four juniors and a sophomore...
Virgil Bennett Keen (11/12/12)
It is with heartfelt sorrow that the family of Virgil Bennett Keen shares the news of his sudden passing Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012. Virgil had an unwavering love and dedication to his wife Ruth and children Debbie and Kevin. He was born April 17, 1933, in Madison, Tenn., and spent his early childhood growing up in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains...
Mia Isabella Featherling (11/12/12)
Mia Isabella Featherling, born into this world July 6, 2012, entered eternal life Nov. 8, 2012. Mia passed away from complications of metabolic disease syndrome and had been treated at Riley Hospital in Indianapolis many times since birth. Mia leaves behind her loving family, mom and dad Michael and Lindsay Buerster Featherling, Brazil, formerly of Charleston, Ill., big sister Mary-Claire Featherling, grandparents Paul and Michele Buerster, Charleston, Ill., Thomas Featherling and wife Linda, Sullivan, Ill., and Ellen Woolum and husband Robert, Chrisman, Ill., great-grandmothers Doris Featherling, Georgia Redford and Betty Allen, Sullivan, Ill., aunts and uncles Vicki and Don Phillips, Paula and Eric Johnson, all of Charleston, Ill., Branden Featherling, Nina Sides, both of Sullivan, Ill., Jason Swango, Windsor, Ill., Matt Swango, St. ...
The vital issue Congress won't address (11/12/12)
With the elections over, Congress faces a full plate of tough issues when it reconvenes. There will be a lot of talk about fiscal matters, "grand bargains," and sorting out party caucuses. But there's one vitally important question we're certain to hear nothing about...
A polite reminder for trespassers (11/12/12)
To the Editor: This is my second letter to the editor about this subject in under a couple of years, absolutely pathetic really. Private property is just what the title claims: Private. Private by definition means accessible to only a certain person, or group of persons and not to the rest...
Always remember our Veterans (11/12/12)
To the Editor: Every day, and not just the day in which we observe Veterans, we should all be thankful for the hardships and sacrifices they have made for us. Many have given their lives unhesitatingly so that others may live. There is no greater sacrifice than those who give their life for others...
Unfortunately, I did not vote (11/12/12)
To the Editor: I did not vote last Tuesday. I was prepared to do so, had given it some thought and made my choices, wrote no less than two blogs about how I came to my choices, even showed up at the polling place -- Brazil City Hall. But I did not vote...
Not much has changed, has it? (11/12/12)
To the Editor: Thanks to Jason Moon for the information on United States 40. A few weeks ago, I read a letter from Rev. Eric Jude of Brazil about potholes and high water bills and the new mayor not doing anything about it, and he was certainly right...
Veteran will go elsewhere from now on (11/12/12)
To the Editor: First, I'd like to say that I have only lived here eight years. Secondly, as a disabled veteran (Navy and Army) finishing year 50 of my disability, I need not say I am fighting health issues. In my time here, I have made six trips to the local ER, and on each occasion, I have found inept, uncaring and unbelievable care...
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