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Stories from Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Park Board welcomes new member (01/09/13)
On Tuesday, the Brazil Parks and Recreation Board officially elected officers for 2013. Ruthann Jeffries was elected to remain board president, while Todd Brackman will serve as vice president. Linda Messmer will also remain the board's treasurer. Meanwhile, Brazil Mayor was in attendance and re-appointed Brackman to his position, in addition to appointing Tokie Kesler to the board...
Band program hosts Alumni Night (01/09/13)
For the fifth year in a row, the Northview High School band program will host its Alumni Night. The event is set to take place Saturday, Jan. 19, when the NHS boys' basketball program hosts the Evansville North Huskies. "This is our fifth consecutive year we've hosted the event," coordinator Whitney Medworth said. "There had been some other years in the past it had happened, but now, we've turned it into an annual alumni reunion each year."...
Red Cross asks for local volunteers (01/09/13)
While there are plenty of volunteers working across the Wabash Valley, Clay County could use a few more. On Monday, American Red Cross of the Wabash Valley announced it was seeking volunteers from Clay County for the Clay County Disaster Action Team (DAT)...
United Day final blitz to raise goal (01/09/13)
The seventh United Day for United Way will take place Friday, Jan. 18, from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. United Day is the final blitz to raise the 2012 campaign goal of $1.86 million for those in need in the Wabash Valley. Last year, with the support of the community, the United Way of the Wabash Valley was able to make a big push toward attaining the campaign goal with the United Day for United Way...
NHS Prom Meeting Set (01/09/13)
Attention NHS Junior Parents: Help is needed putting together this year's post prom party. According to officials, a meeting will take place Monday, Jan. 14, at 6 p.m., at the high school in room 214 for parents interested in helping. For more information, call the school at 448-2661...
FPES to honor students Friday (01/09/13)
Forest Park Elementary School is inviting all interested family members to the school for its first Semester Student Awards Program. The program will take place Friday, Jan. 11, in the school gymnasium. The program for students in grades kindergarten through second will be at 9 a.m., while the program for students in grades three, four and five will begin at 10 a.m...
Audubon Society to host event Saturday (01/09/13)
The Wabash Valley Audubon Society will host an event Saturday, Jan. 12, at 10:30 a.m., at the John G. Dobbs Memorial Grove Nature Center, 5170 E. Poplar St., Terre Haute. Those attending the event will learn about Indiana's best nocturnal hunters, the owl...
GROW Students! (01/09/13)
Forest Park Elementary principal Jon Russell recently awarded the second grading period's GROW students with a special GROW eraser. Some of those students included third-graders Juan Sevier (from left), Chloe Lee and Shawn Davis. GROW students exemplify good behavior and hard work in the classroom...
Democrats to meet (01/09/13)
The Clay County Democrats will conduct their regular meeting Tuesday, Jan. 15, at 7 p.m., at the Clay County Senior Citizen's Center. All are invited to attend the meeting.
Library Craft! (01/09/13)
Youth ages 7-under are invited to the Brazil Public Library any time between 6-7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 24, to make and take a snowman bookmark. The craft is free and open to the public. For further information, call 448-1981.
Extension Board sets meeting for Jan. 28 (01/09/13)
The annual meeting of the Clay County Extension Board will take place Monday, Jan. 28, at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds. The event is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. According to Clay County Extension Director, Extension Educator Jenna Smith, for many years, Riddell National Bank and Ceres Solutions are sponsoring the meal for the event...
Community Notes (01/09/13)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: Ice Fishing Contest Jack's Live Bait and Tackle will host its first 2013 Ice Fishing Contest. The contest will begin Friday, weather permitting. Those taking part are asked to bring their largest crappie or blue gill to the place of business...
Knights steamroll Vikings in senior night victory (01/09/13)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor An expected close dual wrestling match between Northview and West Vigo never materialized on the Knights' home mat Wednesday night. Northview exploded from the opening whistle, gaining six wins by fall in powering past the Vikings by a surprisingly large margin, 55-10...
Deicers impact on plants (01/09/13)
I thought it would be a good idea to revisit the subject of deicer's impact on plants since we all know there is a good chance we will see more winter weather this year. Often, when we are trying to get rid of the snow and ice, we find ourselves using deicers...
Public Record (01/09/13)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Jan. 8: Circuit Court Civil Cases Cavalry SPV Vs. Harold W. Burton: Civil Collections State Criminal Charges Catherine M. Short, 53: 1. Battery resulting in bodily injury 2. Battery resulting in bodily injury...
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