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Stories from Sunday, December 16, 2012

Christmas Spectacular! (12/16/12)
*Annual NHS event deemed successful The Northview High School Fine Arts Department presented its 2012 Christmas Spectacular finale Sunday at the high school. According to Fine Arts Department Head Bob Medworth, the three-day event went quite well this year...
White Christmas doubtful (12/16/12)
Residents who have been humming the Bing Crosby standard, "White Christmas," in recent days, hoping to see some snow on the ground Christmas Day may be a bit disappointed. According to WTHI News 10 Meteorologist David Wire, while there may be a chance for snow Christmas Day, it is slim...
Performance added to theater season (12/16/12)
Community Theatre of Clay County, Inc., recently announced the addition of a theatrical performance to its current 2012-13 season. For one performance only, the theater group will present, "Love Letters," a Pulitzer Prize for Drama nominated play by A.R. Gurney...
Carbon Special Meeting (12/16/12)
The Carbon Town Council will meet for a special meeting Wednesday, Dec. 19, at 6 p.m., at the Carbon Town Hall, to act on a proposed Americans With Disabilities Ordinance.
Township Meeting (12/16/12)
Brazil Township will conduct a meeting of the Township Board of Directors on Thursday, Dec. 20, at 10 a.m., in the Township office. The public is welcome to attend. Also, the Township office will be closed on Dec. 25, 26, and Jan. 1, for the Christmas and New Year's holidays...
Support Group Meeting (12/16/12)
The local support group for anyone who has lost a child will meet Tuesday, Dec. 18. There will be a pitch-in dinner at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will take place from 7-8:30 p.m. Those interested are encouraged to bring a photograph of their loved one to share with the group...
Habitat schedules informational meeting (12/16/12)
In 2013, Habitat for Humanity of Clay County plans to build a new home with a Clay County family partner. The home will be located at 703 S. Chicago Ave., Brazil. All Clay County families who are interested in applying for the next Habitat home must attend the informational meeting, scheduled for Jan. 17, 2013, at 6:30 p.m., at the Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers (LEAAP) Center...
A Good Cause (12/16/12)
City issues trash reminder to residents (12/16/12)
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. Regular pickup will take place Monday, Dec. 31 (New Year's Eve), but trash pickup will run one day behind normal schedule Jan. 1-4...
Community Notes (12/16/12)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Want To Blog? Those interested in writing a blog for The Brazil Times' website, www.thebraziltimes.com, should call 446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Dial Ext. 231...
Illinois Lottery (12/16/12)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the Illinois Lottery: Friday Pick Three-Midday 5-0-2 Pick Three-Evening 3-1-2 Pick Four-Midday 9-3-4-6 Pick Four-Evening 5-5-9-8 My 3-Midday 6-0-6 My 3-Evening...
Hoosier Lottery (12/16/12)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday and Saturday in the Hoosier Lottery: Friday Daily Three-Midday 7-7-6 Daily Three-Evening 7-2-2 Daily Four-Midday 0-2-8-5 Daily Four-Evening 4-6-4-3 Cash 5 1-6-16-21-37 Mix and Match 3-24-27-28-47...
Source: Man wasn't serious about threat (12/16/12)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- A northern Indiana police chief said Sunday he believes a man arrested after allegedly threatening to "kill as many people as he could" at a school was just bluffing when he made the ominous remark during a heated argument with his wife...
Christian club to meet Tuesday (12/16/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Christian's Women's Club of Terre Haute invites all to "Have a Holly, Jolly Christmas," a luncheon scheduled for 11 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 18. The event will take place at the MCL Meeting Room, located in Meadows Shopping Center, Terre Haute...
Terre Haute After 5 club sets meeting (12/16/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- Terre Haute After 5 will feature Ann Bunch at its meeting Tuesday, Dec. 18, from 6:30-8:15 p.m. The meeting will take place at the Providence Center, St. Mary-of-the-Woods College. Cost to attend is $16 (inclusive). Reservations and cancellations should be made by calling 812-243-7056, 812-298-2353 or 812-877-9633, or by e-mailing cwcafterfive@gmail.com...
Sisters join in partnership (12/16/12)
WEST TERRE HAUTE -- The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods are joining in partnership with the 2013 Year of the River in the Terre Haute area. Many of the congregation's annual events will have a Year of the River theme with prayer, information, educational opportunities and entertainment focused on the Wabash River and the roles other waterways have in Earth's overall health and welfare...
Janice Mae (Haughee) Haskett (12/16/12)
Janice Mae (Haughee) Haskett, 71, Terre Haute, passed away at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Dec. 15, 2012, following a brief illness. She was born March 20, 1941, in Carbon, the daughter of Alexander and Anna (Cassiday) Haughee. Janice graduated from Van Buren High School with the class of 1960...
Ruby Eloise Pleake (12/16/12)
Ruby Eloise Pleake, 89, Greencastle, formerly of Belle Union, passed away Dec. 14, 2012, in Greencastle. She was born July 21, 1923, in Putnam County, and was the daughter of the late George Thomas and Janie Alvora (Blue) McCammack. She was a homemaker and a member of the Union Valley Baptist Church at Belle Union...
Obituary Notices (12/16/12)
John L. Williams, 82, Brazil, passed away Dec. 13, 2012 at Cloverleaf Healthcare Facility following a brief illness. Services will take place Monday at 11 a.m. at Lawson-Miller Chapel with Pastors Barry Corder and Chris Lee officiating. Burial will follow at Calcutta Cemetery. ...
City garage employees grateful for meal (12/16/12)
To the Editor: Brazil City Garage employees enjoyed a "Thank you" luncheon given by a faithful citizen of Brazil. This was given in appreciation of their time and labor through all types of weather. They are always on hand when needed -- in the cold, rain or hot summer months. The luncheon on Dec. 13 -- sandwiches from Wendy's, was enjoyed and appreciated. Wishes from her to all for Christmas and New Year's...
Community deserves thanks for the help (12/16/12)
To the Editor: I want to thank the community on behalf of my daughter and her friend. Their names are MaKayla Dwyer and Jeremy Tanner. They were nominated by their teacher, Miss Audra Duling, for the junior national young leaders conference in Washington, D.C...
State plant to create hundreds of jobs (12/16/12)
To the Editor: Lincolnland Economic Development Corporation is recruiting the $2.8 billion Indiana Gasification LLC clean energy project for Indiana. That plant represents hundreds of permanent, high-paying jobs in newer, cleaner advanced industrial technologies...
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