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Stories from Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Great Dane hosts bowling benefit (12/11/12)
Great Dane Trailers, Brazil, is planning an event for its employees that will also benefit children in Clay County. On Sunday, Dec. 16, from noon-3 p.m., Great Dane employees and their families will meet at the Terre Haute Bowling Center for a few games of bowling...
Students win Clay County Health Dept. tobacco prevention contest (12/11/12)
The Clay County Health Department has continued to promote a tobacco-free community through education and recently presented its 2012 Tobacco Prevention Presentations to all Clay County fifth-grade students. The presentations took place during the months of October and November...
Breakfast! (12/11/12)
Bee Ridge Congregational Church will conduct an oatmeal/egg casserole breakfast Saturday, Dec. 15, from 7-10 a.m., at the church. Freewill offerings will be accepted for the church building fund. For further information, call 812-677-6493.
Craft Time At The Library! (12/11/12)
Children ages 8-older are invited to the Brazil Public Library Wednesday, Dec. 19, anytime between 6-7 p.m., to decorate a Christmas ornament. The event is free and open to the public. For further information, call 448-1981.
Christmas Spectacular! (12/11/12)
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. A special holiday dinner with entertainment will be presented prior to the Saturday, Dec. 15, show...
Pet Photos With Santa (12/11/12)
Four Loving Paws Veterinary Services, 965 W. Craig Ave., Brazil, will offer a Christmas event for pets Dec. 15. The event, Pet Pictures With Santa, will take place from 5-8 p.m., at the event. Cost for a photograph of a pet with Santa Claus will be $10. Those purchasing a photograph will receive a printed picture of their choice and a CD with all the photographs taken...
Special Meeting (12/11/12)
The Clay County Council will conduct a special meeting Friday, Dec. 21, at 9 a.m., in the Commissioner's Courtroom, Clay County Courthouse, 609 E. National Ave., Brazil. The council will conduct a second reading of Ordinance 22-2012 and also perform year-end transfers...
Contest Winners! (12/11/12)
From the Clay County Health Department's "Working Toward a Healthy Community" Tobacco Prevention Billboard contest Regina Yoder stands with the Staunton Elementary fifth-grade winner Chelsey Neamon, who won gift certificates from area businesses and other prizes. Chelsey is the daughter of Jody and Mary Neamon...
Special Guest! (12/11/12)
At a recent Rotary Club of Brazil luncheon, the featured speaker was Chuck Crabb, Assistant Athletic Director for Facilities at Indiana University. Chuck was hosted by his father, longtime Brazil Rotarian Kenny Crabb.
Santa to visit Clabber Girl (12/11/12)
Clabber Girl has decked their halls with a winter wonderland of trees to prepare for the annual Country Christmas on Saturday, Dec. 15, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. At 10 a.m., Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive in a horse drawn carriage in front of the Bake Shop to greet children. Mics Pics will be taking pictures of children with Santa in his sleigh, while Mrs. Claus will be sharing her favorite Christmas stories in the Victorian Parlor...
Christmas Craft! (12/11/12)
Youth ages 7-under are invited to stop by the Brazil Public Library between 6-7 p.m., to make a holiday memory craft. Parents are invited to help their children as well. The craft event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 448-1981...
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods gains 11 Providence Associates (12/11/12)
WEST TERRE HAUTE -- Eleven individuals made their first commitments as Providence Associates during a Eucharistic Liturgy recently at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Providence Associates enter into a relationship with the Sisters of Providence for the opportunity to participate in the life and mission of the Sisters of Providence...
Club News (12/11/12)
Tri County Club The Tri County Club met Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the Zion Church. Hostesses for the delicious pork barbecue luncheon were Linda Rushton and Rhonda Tincher. Surprise package was won by Evelyn Rubeck. Hostess gifts were won by Geraldine Cundiff and Esther Heller...
Community Notes (12/11/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Trash Reminder The Brazil City Garage recently announced it is asking all residents to place their trash out before noon, Monday, Dec. 24 (Christmas Eve). In addition, officials stated after Christmas, trash pickup will run one day behind normal schedule...
North Central battles to SWIAC win over Clay City (12/11/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor FARMERSBURG -- North Central (Farmersburg) is banking heavily on the future of its freshman class of girl's basketball players and on Monday evening the Class of 2016 was well represented in a 39-37 victory over visiting Clay City...
John David Archer (12/11/12)
John David Archer, 66, Terre Haute, currently of Danville, Ill., passed away Dec. 8, 2012, at the Veterans Hospital, Danville, Ill., following a lengthy illness. He was born in Terre Haute, Dec. 3, 1946, the son of John and Mae (Davis) Archer. He graduated from Brazil High School and served his country during the Vietnam War with the United States Navy...
Martha P. Fletcher (12/11/12)
Martha P. Fletcher, 92, passed away Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at home after a period of declining health. She was born May 14, 1920, in Camden, Ill., to LuLu and Orren Gillenwater. Martha married Harry Fletcher, and they remained together until his death on Nov. 4, 1980. While her husband was serving active duty in WWII, Martha volunteered to work his position with the Pennsylvania Railroad...
Gary Lee King Sr. (12/11/12)
Gary Lee King Sr., 63, Brazil, formerly of Greencastle, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, at his residence. Graveside services will take place at 2 p.m., on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012, at the Forest Hill Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home...
Public Record (12/11/12)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Dec. 7-10: Circuit Court -- Civil David Bartley Vs. Julia-Ann Bartley: Domestic Relations Bank of New York Vs. James D. and Rosalie Miller: Mortgage Foreclosure...
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