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Stories from Friday, January 18, 2013

Students donate to Humane Shelter (01/18/13)
Each month, the Staunton Elementary School Student Council attempts to find a way to give back to the community For January, the council elected to collect money for the Clay County Humane Shelter. On Friday, the council showed how their efforts paid off as it donated $188 to the shelter...
Former Brazil Police Chief accepts plea agreement (01/18/13)
TERRE HAUTE -- According to reports, a former Brazil Police Department Chief has accepted a plea agreement. On Thursday, former Brazil Police Chief Terry Harrison and counsel appeared in front Vigo County Superior Court Division IV Judge Michael Lewis for a pre-trial conference...
City to no longer offer recyclable bags (01/18/13)
The City of Brazil recently announced it would no longer offer recyclable bags to residents. On Friday, Clerk-Treasurer Karen McQueen told The Brazil Times the city has offered the bags since 1987. However, she said the city recently ran out of the bags, which were donated to the city by an anonymous individual...
Northview to host alumni game (01/18/13)
An idea composed by two Northview High School boys' basketball coaches will come to fruition Saturday, at 3:15 p.m. The game will take place prior to the Knights hosting Evansville North High School. Northview head coach Clint Weddle said assistant varsity coach Chris DeHart spearheaded the project...
Bucshon to have listening session (01/18/13)
ROCKVILLE -- Congressman Larry Bucshon will conduct a listening session Tuesday, Jan. 29, in Rockville. The topic of the session will be the level of spending by the federal government. The event will take place at Benjamin's Restaurant, 605 E. Ohio St., Rockville...
'Talk to a Lawyer Today' set for Monday (01/18/13)
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- District 10 Pro Bono Project will sponsor its fifth "Talk to a Lawyer Today" program Monday, Jan. 21. For the one-day program, anyone with legal questions may call D10's phone number at 812-339-3610, or stop by its offices, 708 N. Walnut St., Bloomington, Ind., to speak to an attorney for free...
Marsh Madness festival set for March 1-2 (01/18/13)
Marsh Madness is a community-based bird festival that will take place March 1-2. The festival will celebrate Greene County's abundant natural resources and feature the Sandhill Crane and waterfowl migration at Goose Pond Fish and Wildlife Area (GPFWA)...
"A Winter Night of Prayer" hosted by the Sisters of Providence set for Jan. 24 (01/18/13)
WEST TERRE HAUTE -- The Sisters of Providence invite people of all faith traditions to Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for "A Winter Night of Prayer" in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel on Thursday, Jan. 24, from 7-10 p.m. "Winter oftentimes is a time when people are kind of stuck in their homes. ...
Staunton Scene (01/18/13)
Staunton First Christian Church News Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister. Children's Church and Wee Worship meet at 10:30 a.m., in the Educational Building. If you need transportation to the morning worship service, please phone the church office at 446-3211...
Church News (01/18/13)
Center Point United Methodist Church Well, when I started reading what Pastor Bob Kumpf had to say about tomorrow's sermon, I was a bit perplexed. I thought, "Is he blaming Jesus and His disciples for drinking up all the wine at the wedding?" I read on...
Northview High School Honor Roll (01/18/13)
Northview High School Honor Roll Second Nine Weeks Twelfth-Grade Academic Distinction Sean Brockman, Makenzie Brown, Karen Dean, Taylor Dickison, Tyler Funk, Tyler Miller, Chelsea Paul, Bailey Pell, Brittany Ray, Brylie Riddell, Ethan Sands, Eric Tracy, Cassie Weddle...
Knights win WIC shootout against South Vermillion (01/18/13)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview Knights stepped back into league play on Friday night and were able to halt a six-game slide, winning an old fashioned shootout against South Vermillion, 79-75. The victory was important for various reasons, not the least of which was improving to 3-1 in the WIC and keeping the Knights in the running for a conference title...
Northview girls cruise past Wildcats (01/18/13)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLINTON -- After some recent nailbiters, the Northview girls' basketball team captured its third win in four games in a comfortable manner on Friday. The Knights forced six turnovers in the first quarter with full court pressure defense and scored the first 10 points of the game on the way to a 53-28 WIC victory over South Vermillion...
Lynn Burgess (01/18/13)
Lynn Burgess, 59, Center Point, passed away at her home with her family by her side Jan. 17, 2013, following a lengthy battle with cancer. She was born in Ohio on Oct. 4, 1953, the daughter of Meryle and Catherine (Vallely) Buckner. She graduated from high school and married Charles Burgess Sept. 18, 1971. Lynn loved raising her family. She was a hard worker and enjoyed life. Lynn was talented at restoring vehicles, cooking, working jigsaw puzzles and playing euchre...
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