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Stories from Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Brazil man arrested Tue. (01/16/13)
A Brazil man was arrested earlier this week stemming from sending graphic text messages and photographs to a juvenile's cell phone. According to Clay County Sheriff's Department Sgt. Josh Clarke, Jeremy Kiefling, 33, Brazil, was arrested early Tuesday morning and preliminarily charged with Child Solicitation...
CCS bus barn near completion (01/16/13)
The new bus barn for Clay Community Schools will be fully operational within a week, according to CCS Director of Transportation Frank Misner. The facility, located at 14 W. Pinckley St., Brazil, is a three-bay garage that is capable of holding three standard school buses for repairs...
Relay for Life looking for teams (01/16/13)
The American Cancer Society's Relay For Life is the most successful fundraising event in the United States. Today, there are more Relay For Life events in the United States than Walmart stores. Each year, more than four million people in more than 20 countries take part in the global phenomenon and raise funds and awareness to save lives from cancer...
Local woman writes novel (01/16/13)
Longtime Clay County resident Lynda J. Cox is now a published author. Cox recently announced the publication of her novel, "The Devil's Own Desperado." Cox has two children and has shown her collies in the past. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in English and history and an M.A. at Indiana State University with an emphasis in creative writing...
Brazil Main Street discusses events (01/16/13)
During Brazil Main Street's first meeting of the year, the members discussed several ideas for the upcoming year, as well as existing projects to be continued. Currently, the organization has 46 flowerpots along National Avenue. Members agreed they would like the flowers to continue west toward the United States 340 split. They have a goal of reaching 100 sponsors for the flowerpots. They are currently looking for sponsors and plan to write letters and go door-to-door to ask for sponsorship...
Chamber To Meet (01/16/13)
The monthly Clay County Chamber of Commerce's luncheon will take place Tuesday, Jan. 22, at noon. The luncheon will take place at the Renaissance, 101 W. National Ave., Brazil. The guest speaker will be Brazil Mayor Brian Wyndham. Cost to attend is $10 per person, payable at the event...
New Position (01/16/13)
Cloverleaf Healthcare recently welcomed new Director of Nursing Maranda McKinney, RN. McKinney received her LPN license from Butler Tech and recently received her RN license from Excelsior College. She has with Cloverleaf working as a floor nurse for two-and-a-half years. She is also the music director at her church, Good Tidings Tabernacle. She is married with two children...
Year of the River to launch (01/16/13)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Indiana State University Performing Arts Series, sponsored by First Financial Bank, is teaming up with the Terre Haute Community Band to launch the 2013 Year of the River activities with a concert. Focusing on a river theme, the concert, "Back Home Again," will take place Sunday, Jan. 27, at 2 p.m., in the University Hall Theatre, located in the Bayh College of Education building on the campus of Indiana State University...
Community Dinner (01/16/13)
The Lady Volunteers of Staunton will host a community dinner at the Staunton Community Center Friday, Jan. 18, from 4-7 p.m. The meal will consist of beef and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, cole slaw, dinner rolls, dessert, coffee, tea and lemonade...
Seminar to focus on where food comes from (01/16/13)
WEST LAFAYETTE -- The need for agriculture to maintain the public's support of animal production practices while at the same time providing enough food for the world will be examined by experts at Purdue University and the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
Meridian Elementary Honor Roll (01/16/13)
Second Nine Weeks First-Grade All A's Ireland Adkins, Rilya Archer, Ellee Biddle, Kynadi Cassady, KynLeigh Cassady, Braden Compton, Paris Daugherty, Douglas Dillman, Alaina Fort, Harley Francis, Kaden Jordan, Nathan Kellar, Caleb Kochvar, Maya Lowe, Shayanne Mathers, Camden Parkey, Makayla Rogers, Hayden Scott, Kayla Slater, Keaton Sutherlin, Hayden Wood...
Knights grit out victory over visiting Danville (01/16/13)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview got just the kind of contest it needed heading into the home stretch of the girl's basketball season. A physical battle with a solid Danville team might have been just what the doctor ordered. Most importantly, the Knights overcame an early deficit and got a much needed win over the Warriors, 46-41...
Whittington making his mark at Wabash (01/16/13)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The 2012-13 collegiate indoor track and field season is already in full swing, and former Northview High School standout Joel Whittington is already in the early stages of a break out year at Wabash College in Crawfordsville, Ind...
Enjoying the winter weather (01/16/13)
I am one of those individuals who love winters. I look forward to the sight of fresh fallen snow glistening in the light. Some individuals enjoy winter because it means they can go ice skating or ice fishing. When going ice skating or ice fishing, there are a lot of precautions that should be taken...
Ronald W. McLin Sr. (01/16/13)
Ronald W. McLin Sr., 62, Brazil, passed away at Union Hospital Jan. 14, 2013, following a lengthy illness. Graveside services will be at Clearview Cemetery Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at 11:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Ronald's family...
Public Record (01/16/13)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Jan. 14-15: Circuit Court Civil Cases Convergence Receivables Vs. Jamee Rossok: Civil Collections Terra Cooksey Vs. Justin Cooksey: Domestic Relations CitiMortgage Inc. Vs. Kevin L. Stewart: Mortgage Foreclosure...
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