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Stories from Sunday, January 13, 2013

Crowned! (01/13/13)
Forest Park may host Disc Golf Tourney (01/13/13)
If a local disc golf club can get its insurance situation straightened out, Forest Park will host a disc golf tournament in February. During the Brazil Parks and Recreation Board meeting, members of the Crossroads Disc Golf Club asked for permission to host a tournament at Forest Park Saturday, Feb. 16...
Second book for Whitman (01/13/13)
A local doctor recently published his second book. Michael E. Whitman, D.C., F.A.C.A.C.N., of A Back & Neck Pain Center, located at 501 United States 40, Brazil, spent almost three years researching and writing his book, "You Don't Have to Live with Chronic Pain -- No Matter What Your Doctor or Aunt Betty Says."...
Property tax bills to arrive on time (01/13/13)
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Department of Local Government Finance (DLGF) certified Clay County's 2013 budget order and tax rates on Dec. 31, 2012, paving the way for on-time property tax bills. The budget certification puts the county in a position to have taxes due on May 10, 2013. Clay County was the sixth county in the State to receive its 2013 budget order and tax rates...
Time For Crafts! (01/13/13)
Children ages 8-older are invited to the Brazil Public Library Wednesday, Jan. 30, between the hours of 6-7 .m., to make a paint chip bookmark. The craft event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 448-1981.
Prom Meeting Scheduled (01/13/13)
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 448-2661...
Church Program (01/13/13)
The Little Historic Church at Carbon will conduct its monthly program Friday, Jan. 18. There will be a pitch-in dinner at 6 p.m., with the program starting at 7 p.m. This month, entertainment will be provided by P-150. The public is encouraged to attend...
Sleet, some snow hits Clay County (01/13/13)
Clay County was slightly pelted by some snow and freezing rain Sunday evening. According to the National Weather Service (NWS) based in Indianapolis, the area was to expect ice accumulation of up to 0.1 inches. The service less than one-half inch of new snow and sleet accumulation was expected...
Kaelber to serve as CCS Board President (01/13/13)
Prior to the beginning of the Clay Community Schools Board of Trustees regular session Thursday, Clay County Circuit Court Judge Joe Trout conducted a swearing in ceremony for three new board members and one current board member. Trout swore in board members Tom Reberger, Fred Froderman and Kevin Kumpf for their first terms on the board...
Habitat sets up info meeting (01/13/13)
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...
Local Meeting Notices (01/13/13)
The following is a list of 2013 meetings for the Clay County Humane Society, Harmony Town Council and Brazil Public Library boards, as provided to The Brazil Times: The Clay County Humane Society will conduct its monthly meeting on the third Monday of each month at Brazil City Hall Council Chambers, beginning with the January meeting Jan. 21...
Late '3' lifts Cloverdale past Clay City boys (01/13/13)
BY STEVE FIELDS For the Brazil Times CLAY CITY -- Clay City 's emotional high of beating Eastern Greene on Friday, winning four straight games and celebrating homecoming was brought crashing to the floor Saturday night by the Cloverdale Clovers. Just nine seconds after Josh Miller turned a Blake Cesinger pass into a 73-71 lead, Cloverdale's Brandon Dorman hit a three-point shot from the top of the free throw circle to give the Clovers a 74-73 win over the Eels...
Just Riding Along! (01/13/13)
Community Notes (01/13/13)
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...
Illinois Lottery (01/13/13)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the Illinois Lottery: Friday Pick Three-Midday 6-9-2 Pick Three-Evening 6-7-5 Pick Four-Midday 4-4-5-3 Pick Four-Evening 8-7-4-3 My 3-Midday 6-9-7 My 3-Evening...
Hoosier Lottery (01/13/13)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Friday and Saturday in the Hoosier Lottery: Friday Daily Three-Midday 1-7-7 Daily Three-Evening 4-1-8 Daily Four-Midday 3-5-3-1 Daily Four-Evening 8-6-7-4 Cash 5 9-21-28-30-36 Mix and Match 8-31-38-46-47...
Annual Bald Eagle Viewing Day Jan. 26 (01/13/13)
Duke Energy will conduct its 18th bald eagle viewing day Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at its Cayuga electric power plant along the Wabash River, about 35 miles north of Terre Haute. The event is free and open to the public from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not necessary...
Late '3' lifts Cloverdale past Clay City boys (01/13/13)
CLAY CITY -- Clay City 's emotional high of beating Eastern Greene on Friday, winning four straight games and celebrating homecoming was brought crashing to the floor Saturday night by the Cloverdale Clovers. Just nine seconds after Josh Miller turned a Blake Cesinger pass into a 73-71 lead, Cloverdale's Brandon Dorman hit a three-point shot from the top of the free throw circle to give the Clovers a 74-73 win over the Eels...
Knights JV and freshman split against Braves (01/13/13)
Times Staff Report In Friday's action, the Northview freshmen came away with a 43-39 victory over the Braves as Quinn Hayes lead the way with 11 points. Nate Thomas provided nine in the win with Cameron Brown adding four, Alec Tanoos tallied three and Dylan Hall scored two...
Knights comes up empty at home (01/13/13)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor A night after Terre Haute South's Jeffrey Turner went off for a 37-point effort against them, the Northview Knights were tasked with slowing down Mooresville's high-scoring Jacob Johnson. The Knights were able to do just that in the second half, but it was the junior's 21 points before halftime that spurred Mooresville to a decisive 63-43 victory on Saturday evening...
Cynthia Sue (Demaree) Stantz (01/13/13)
Cynthia Sue (Demaree) Stantz, 50, Brazil, passed away unexpectedly Jan. 12, 2013, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. Cindy was born in Indianapolis, Dec. 7,1962, the daughter of Jerry and Peggy (Sears) Demaree. She graduated from Clay City High School with the class of 1981...
Frank Jones Jr. (01/13/13)
Frank Jones Jr., 82, Brazil, passed away Jan. 12, 2013, at Cloverleaf Healthcare Facility. He had been a resident there for a short time. He was born Feb. 13, 1930, at the family home in Parke County, the oldest child, born to Frank Jones Sr., and Marie Williams Jones...
Helen Louise (Rooksberry) Collenbaugh (01/13/13)
Helen Louise (Rooksberry) Collenbaugh, 82, Coal City, passed away on Jan. 11, 2013, at Springhill Village Nursing Home with her family by her side. Service will be Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at noon, at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home with David Graffe officiating. Burial will follow at Marion National Cemetery in Marion...
Robert 'Robby' Dale Neville II (01/13/13)
Robert "Robby" Dale Neville II, 23, Brazil died Jan. 10, 2013, following an automobile accident. Services will be at Lawson-Miller Chapel, Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at 11 a.m., with Brother Rick Wetnight officiating. Burial will follow at Cottage Hill Cemetery. Visit www.lawson-millerchapel.com to light a candle in his memory...
Obituary Notices (01/13/13)
Robert "Bob" Webster, 80, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Brazil. A private service will take place at Moore Funeral Home, Brazil, with burial to follow at Calcutta Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at www.moorefuneralhomes.com...
Jail Bookings (01/13/13)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings took place at the Clay County Justice Center Jan. 11-13: Awaiting Arraignment Hickey, Farrell L., 47 Moore, Darryl W., 33 Owens, Michael A., 55 Wallen, Lisa, 44 Operating A Vehicle While Intoxicated...
What 'fiscal cliff' deal entails (01/13/13)
Ordinarily, the start of a new Congress is a time for optimism. Fresh faces and a purposeful spirit combine to get Congress off to a hope-filled start. Yet, Capitol Hill, right now, is far from optimistic. That's because last year's session, with its distressing end by the edge of the fiscal cliff, let the new Congress confronting head on all the challenges that should have been resolved but weren't: Getting spending and the deficit under control, spurring economic growth and reforming the tax code.. ...
Cloverleaf Healthcare talks holiday season (01/13/13)
To the Editor: The residents at Cloverleaf Healthcare had an exceptional Christmas this year. Without naming secret angels, as you all know who you are, we would like to say thank you. There were so many people who came to sing and perform for our residents...
Why not just use Google Maps? (01/13/13)
To the Editor: I saw a recent report in the paper of the Clay County Commissioners meeting. Now let me get this straight: Our commissioners have approved a contract with a company to make two flights over the county at a cost of more than$136,000, and these pictures will be used in the assessment of the property in the county?...
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