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Stories from Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Plaques Presented (12/04/12)
Paul Sinders honors outgoing commissioner During the Clay County Commissioners meeting Monday, Commissioner Paul Sinders presented Commissioners Charlie Brown and Jack Withers with plaques to thank them for their time in office. "I want to thank them for their help, their work, their efforts and their dedication on behalf of the citizens of this county," Sinders said. ...
Commissioners receive update on GIS grant (12/04/12)
During the Clay County Commissioners meeting Monday, several issues were discussed. First, Bryan Husband, Emergency Management Agency (EMA) director, updated the commissioners on the GIS (Geographic Information System) grant, saying he should receive the full $6,000 for 2012-2014...
County Council approves appropriations (12/04/12)
During the Clay County Council meeting Monday evening, the council approved several additional appropriations. The council approved the following: $1,000 for the Prosecutor's Office for training and other expenses, $9,480 for the Sheriff's Department for radio repair expenses,...
Benefit (12/04/12)
The Church of Nazarene, 1002 E. National Ave., Brazil, will host a benefit for local resident Brad Staley Saturday, Dec. 8. Staley is suffering from cancer and is a member of the Jackson Street Wesleyan Church. According to information provided by church members, Staley needs help to pay for medications and hospital bills...
Performance Scheduled (12/04/12)
The Community Theatre of Clay County, Inc., will present "Christmas At The Lark: A Tapestry of Light," Dec. 6-8, at the Lark Theater. A dinner buffet will be served at 6:30 p.m., each evening, with the show beginning at approximately 7:15 p.m.
Veterans Dinner (12/04/12)
The American Legion Post 2 has scheduled a Veterans Holiday Dinner for Sunday, Dec. 9, at the V.F.W. Post 1127, 303 S. Depot St., Brazil. The legion is asking those interested in attending to sign-up to attend at the V.F.W. They are also asking people interested in attending to leave a $5 deposit, which will be returned the day of the dinner. The deposit is to ensure how much food will be needed to make...
Blood Drive (12/04/12)
The Indiana Blood Center will host a blood drive in December in Clay County. The event will take place Dec. 10, from 10 a.m.-noon, at Holly Hill. Indiana Blood Center hosts hundreds of blood drives each month. For further information or to schedule an appointment, log on to www.donorpoint.org, or call 1-800-632-4722...
Northview student places third in competition (12/04/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- Three Wabash Valley high school students and three Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley students took top honors and cash prizes at the Fall Speech Competition Nov. 14, at Ivy Tech Community College. One of the high school students attends Northview High School...
NHS schedules Christmas Spectacular (12/04/12)
The Northview High School Fine Arts Department will present its annual Christmas Spectacular Dec. 13, and Dec. 15-16. Times are 7 p.m., for Dec. 13, and Dec. 15, and 2 p.m., for Dec. 16. All seats are reserved and cost $6. Tickets go on sale Dec. 6, and will be available every morning from 8 a.m.-noon, in the Northview Music Department...
Resident wins world titles (12/04/12)
Fort Worth, Texas -- American Paint Horse Association (APHA) amateur competitor Robin Robinett, Brazil, captured multiple World Championship titles at the 2012 APHA World Championship Paint Horse Show. The show, which took place Nov. 7-17, in Fort Worth, Texas, is one of APHA's premier events...
Northview High School Honor Roll (12/04/12)
Northview High School Grading Period 2 Honor Roll Ninth-Grade Academic Distinction Hanna Barnett High Distinction Alexa Abbott, Mitchell Bowles, Abbigaile Cooper, Lindsey Drake, Blake Dudley, Shayla English, Kaytlin Galloway, Caitlyn Haverkamp, Gunner Hay, Ashley Heck, Blake Hill, Gabrielle Horral, Emily Johnson, Sydney Jolliff, Madison McDonald, Lauren McHargue, Bailey McWilliams, Jordan Mills, Samantha Moss, Dawson Nelson, Zoe Orman, Aaron Sapp, Hannah Stagg, Morgan Stearley, Tucker Stewart, Alec Tanoos, Michael Thomas, Madison Trusty, Amanda Watler, Stephen Wright, Katila Wymer. ...
Jukes completes auction study (12/04/12)
Bowling Green resident Randy Jukes recently completed the course of study at the Reppert School of Auctioneering, headquartered in Indianapolis. The program is a 10-day intensive course covering all phases of the auction business, which include the selling of antiques, automobiles, real estate, farm sales, fine art, general auctions and a host of other types of auctions as well as advertising, marketing, communications, business development, legal and financial aspects of the auction business...
College News (12/04/12)
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology recently presented the Dean's List Fall Quarter 2012-13. The following Clay County students made the Dean's List at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology for the fall quarter 2012-13:...
Club News (12/04/12)
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...
Community Notes (12/04/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Want To Blog? The Brazil Times is looking for local residents interested in blogging for its website, www.thebraziltimes.com. For more information, call 446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Dial Ext. 231...
Illinois Lottery (12/04/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday, Monday and Tuesday in the Illinois Lottery: Sunday Pick Three-Midday 2-4-3 Pick Three-Evening 7-1-4 Pick Four-Midday 5-5-3-2 Pick Four-Evening 8-8-8-6 My 3-Midday 3-2-6 My 3-Evening 8-7-4...
Hoosier Lottery (12/04/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday, Monday and Tuesday in the Hoosier Lottery: Sunday Daily Three-Evening 5-7-0 Daily Four-Evening 6-4-8-2 Cash 5 7-11-15-24-32 Quick Draw 2-4-5-15-16-17-24-30-33-34-38-39-44-46-63-68-71-72-73-75...
County athletes excelling in college (12/04/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The fall sports season has recently given way to winter sports in collegiate and high school athletics with both Northview and Clay City represented with athletes playing college athletics. This fall, former Knight and Rose-Hulman junior Lauren Reberger helped her squad post an 11-3 mark overall and 7-1 in the conference...
Johnny Ray Petrowski (12/04/12)
Johnny Ray Petrowski, 62, Clay City, passed away in his home Dec. 3, 2012, at 5:30 a.m., with his loving family by his side. He was born Dec. 15, 1949, in Terre Haute, the son of John Stanley Petrowski and Doris Evelyn Nicoson Petrowski. He graduated from Gerstmeyer High School in 1968...
Michael S. Batchelor (12/04/12)
Michael S. Batchelor, 56, Terre Haute, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at 7:45 a.m., in Royal Oaks. He was born March 13, 1956, in Parke County to John A. Batchelor and Mary Braden Batchelor. He enjoyed NASCAR and wood cutting. He was a bartender and formerly worked at Bedwell Tire, Sans Trucking and L&L Construction...
D. Bettsene Detzel (12/04/12)
D. Bettsene Detzel, 89, Brazil, passed away Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at Southwood Health and Rehabilitation Center, Terre Haute. Services will be at Lawson-Miller Chapel Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, at 4 p.m., with Jeff Bridgewater officiating. Burial will follow at Bee Ridge Cemetery. However, at her request, there will be no graveside services...
Obituary Notices (12/04/12)
Ethel Catherine "Catie" Drake, 77, Santa Maria, Calif., died Nov. 25, 2012, at her residence with her family beside her. There will be no visitation or services. At her request, cremation will take place. Arrangements are being handled by Magner Mahoney Funeral Home, Santa Maria, Calif. Donations may be made to Central Coast Hospice at www.centralcoasthospice.com, or Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation at www.themmrf.org...
Mr. and Mrs. Harold Plunkett (12/04/12)
Mr. and Mrs. Harold Plunkett, Brazil, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2-4 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 9, at the home of their daughter, Debbie Brown, 496 W. CR 700 N., Brazil. Friends and relatives are invited. It is requested that gifts be omitted, but cards are welcome, and may be mailed to 104 Charles B. Hall St., Brazil, Ind., 47834...
Public Record (12/04/12)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Nov. 27 through Dec. 4: Resisting Law Enforcement Jenifer Coleman, 33 Jared Cooksey, 19 Awaiting Arraignment Rebecca Bush, 27 Brandon Tyler Hislope, 22...
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