[The Brazil Times nameplate] Overcast ~ 28°F  
Feels like: 18°F
Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Stories from Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Christmas Cookie Contest (12/18/12)
Cloverleaf Healthcare hosted a Christmas Cookie Cookoff Friday, Dec. 14, at the facility. Staff members made eight different batches of cookies. The judging was based on taste and presentation of the cookies. Emily Lumsdon took first-place with her S'morescookies, while Janet Weis finished second and third with her Triple Chocolate cookies and her Sugar Cookies decorated as stockings and Christmas Trees. ...
United Way gives away free hams (12/18/12)
TERRE HAUTE -- B&S Plumbing and Heating, Inc., will help less fortunate families in the area by offering warm smiles and hearty meals this holiday season. Through Terre Haute Catholic Charities and the United Way of the Wabash Valley, B&S Plumbing Heating and Cooling, Inc., will provide 150 free hams to families in the area to help complete their Christmas dinners...
Memorial for Veterans taking shape (12/18/12)
When Nick French was approached by some local residents asking him if he could help with the construction of a monument honoring war veterans, he was ready to step up to the plate. "Two individuals who were working on the monument approached me about helping and I said I would love to," French recently told The Brazil Times...
Monumental Donation (12/18/12)
With plans in place, all that is needed is a little extra money. And on Monday, the Clay County Veterans Office received some. Members of the North Clay Middle School student council donated $500 to the office for a new memorial it plans to erect at the Clay County Courthouse...
Boil order lifted for residents (12/18/12)
According to officials from the Brazil Water Department, the boil order in effect for residents on State Road 59 going south to County Road 700 N., has been lifted as of Tuesday at 2 p.m. The order was put into place because of a broken water line on CR 700 North. The water line broke at approximately 9 a.m., Thursday...
Emphasis on Safety (12/18/12)
Although the end of the semester is just days away, there will be heightened security on the campuses of Clay Community Schools for the remainder of the week. Following the horrific tragedy Friday, Dec. 14, when a lone gunman walked into the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., killing 26 people -- including 20 children -- Clay Community Schools (CCS) officials elected to have all buildings institute a Code Yellow, or soft lockdown, for the remainder of the week...
Boil order lifted (12/18/12)
According to officials from the Brazil Water Department, the boil order in effect for residents on State Road 59 going south to County Road 700 N., has been lifted as of Tuesday at 2 p.m. The order was put into place because of a broken water line on CR 700 North. The water line broke at approximately 9 a.m., Thursday...
Eels end pre-holiday slate with comeback victory (12/18/12)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY -- Clay City gained a momentum boost before the holidays, rallying from a fourth quarter deficit to take a 39-32 victory over Cloverdale in girls basketball Tuesday evening. The Eels initially didn't look like they would need a late game comeback as Kylee Truax scored on a drive, Callie Dayhuff followed with a driving lay-in and Alisha Steward scored off a steal for a 24-16 advantage early in the third period...
Tuesday's high school basketball scores (12/18/12)
BOYS BASKETBALL Angola 45, Garrett 43 Bethany Christian 67, White Pigeon, Mich. 62 Castle 67, New Albany 58 Central Noble 48, Jimtown 42, OT Columbia City 89, Wawasee 66 Columbus Christian 67, Indiana Deaf 53 Columbus North 69, Columbus East 59 Concord 82, Lakeland 38...
Knights place eight in Jeff Classic (12/18/12)
Times Staff Report JEFFERSONVILLE -- Northview bounced back from a difficult dual match loss to conference foe Edgewood during the middle of the week to perform well at the Jeff Classic over the weekend in Jeffersonville. The wrestlers placed eighth as a team, crowned a champion in 285-pounder Justin Sampson and gained a third via Jesse Miller at 195 as well as putting eight wrestlers on the podium against tough competition in the 16-team field...
Purdue tops Ball State (12/18/12)
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) -- A.J. Hammons scored 15 points to help Purdue defeat Ball State 66-56 on Tuesday night. Terone Johnson scored 14 points, D.J. Byrd and Ronnie Johnson scored 11 each and Jacob Lawson added six points and 11 rebounds for the Boilermakers (5-6). Purdue had lost two straight and was coming off an 81-68 loss to No. 22 Notre Dame...
James 'Bibbs' R. Guinther (12/18/12)
James "Bibbs" R. Guinther, 70, Staunton, went to be with the Lord Jesus Christ Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, following a battle with cancer. He was born in Canton, Ohio, Nov. 17, 1942, the son of Richard and Edith (Buch) Guinther. His family moved to Clay County, Ind., in the late 50s where he and his father found work at Arketex Clay Plant. ...
Richard 'Dick' N. Pierce (12/18/12)
Richard "Dick" N. Pierce, 81, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, at St. Vincent's Hospital in Indianapolis. Dick was born Dec. 28, 1930, in Brazil, Ind., to Earl and Bessie Pierce. He served his country in the Untied States Army and spent most of his life working as a machinist. Dick enjoyed fishing, reading and yard work. He is preceded in death by his parents and several brothers and sisters...
Public Record (12/18/12)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Dec. 11-18. Awaiting Arraignment Kendall Renee Kretz, 18 Jordan King, 20 Chelsea Mankey, 23 Erasmo Hernandez-Cortez, 24 Brek Meunier, 26 Rogelio Molina, 33...
December 2012
Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat

Browse full calendar