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Stories from Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Cpl. Archer returns home (02/05/13)
On Tuesday, Clay County residents came out in droves to honor an Army Corporal. The remains of Army Cpl. Robert Gene Archer were brought home Tuesday afternoon. In 1950, Cpl. Archer, an infantryman, was reported as missing in action during the Korean War...
Officials arrest two for meth lab (02/05/13)
Officials with the Clay County Sheriff's Department arrested two individuals Monday evening in connection to a methamphetamine lab. According to officials, at approximately 4:30 p.m., Monday, residents of Northview Country Estates called the sheriff's department regarding a "strange odor," in the area...
Commissioners approve ordinances (02/05/13)
During the Clay County Commissioners meeting Monday, the commissioners approved two ordinances in a contract with Sunrise Coal Company, Terre Haute, which plans to do considerable mining in Harrison Township. The commissioners met with representatives from Sunshine Coal Company during several occasions, beginning in December...
Boy Scout Reunion (02/05/13)
Boy Scout Troop 95 of Brazil, was formed in 1967. Currently, more than 50 young men have achieved Eagle Scout rank through the troop. In celebration of the milestone, and in conjunction with an Eagle Scout Ceremony, a reunion is being planned. Troop 95 Eagle Scout Reunion/Eagle Ceremony for J. Asher Mace, will take place Sunday, Feb. 10, at 3 p.m., at the Clay County Fairgrounds...
Times to livestream Thursday NHS game (02/05/13)
While the girls' basketball regular season ended last week, meaning no more livestreaming of girls' games, the boys' season continues this week. The Brazil Times will livestream the Northview High School boys' basketball game at home Thursday when the South Putnam Eagles pay a visit to Brazil...
Correction (02/05/13)
In the article, "Area officials provide update on Cpl. Archer," which appeared in the Feb. 4, 2013, issue of The Brazil Times, it was reported that French Funeral Home officials said Larry Eckhardt, also known as "The Flag Man," would be in Brazil Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, to help place flags along the funeral route for Cpl. Archer. Eckhardt will be in Brazil Friday, Feb. 8, at 1 p.m., to line the route with flags. The Brazil Times apologizes for this error...
Northview grad to perform at organ festival (02/05/13)
A Northview High School graduate will perform in the annual Indianapolis Pipe Organ Festival this weekend. Schuyler Brinson is one of six organists who will take part in the event, scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 10, at 3 p.m., at St. Luke's United Methodist Church, 100 W. 86th St., Indianapolis...
Two individuals arrested on various charges (02/05/13)
Officials with the Clay County Sheriff's Department arrested two Indianapolis individuals early Sunday morning. According to Sheriff Mike Heaton, while on patrol early Sunday morning, deputies witnessed a suspicious vehicle in the 7000 block of North Murphy Road...
Extension meeting takes place (02/05/13)
Local residents had the chance to hear how Purdue Extension impacts the residents of the county during the Clay County Extension Board annual meeting Jan. 28. Close to 100 community leaders attended the event. During the event, several area speakers discussed the impact of Purdue Extension, including Josh Butt, Lucy Strauch and more...
Farm management program scheduled (02/05/13)
Those curious about the market outlook for grain in 2013 are invited to a farm management program hosted by Purdue Extension Feb. 11. Those attending will have an opportunity to hear from several guest speakers at the program. Chris Hurt, Purdue University Agricultural Economics Department, will kick off the evening by providing a market outlook...
McDonald to perform at Brazil Elks (02/05/13)
The Brazil Elks Lodge No. 762 will host comedian Jeff McDonald Saturday, Feb. 16. Cost to attend is $17 in advance or $20 at the door. An appetizer bar will be included in the price of the ticket. The event will take place in the Brazil Elks Lodge on the third floor...
Staunton High School alumni banquet set (02/05/13)
Alumni of Staunton High School are planning their annual banquet, which will take place May 18, 2013. They will be commemorating the 100th anniversary of the first graduation of the school. Staunton graduates are being asked to help the planning committee by sending to pollybear30@frontier.com any known classmates' current home or e-mail addresses so invitations may be mailed. Graduates can also help spread the word to classmates about the event...
A Great Year! (02/05/13)
Community Notes (02/05/13)
The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times: LEPC Meetings The Clay County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) will conduct its 2013 quarterly meetings at the following dates and locations: Poland Fire Department, Poland, March 3,...
University of Southern Indiana Honors List (02/05/13)
The following local students were recently named to the 2012 Fall Semester Honors List of the University of Southern Indiana: Alexis Gibbens, Brazil, Miranda Ingram, Clay City, and Sarah Tobias, Clay City. Semester honors are not awarded to masters students or Doctor of Nursing Practice students...
Tri County Community Club (02/05/13)
The Tri County Community Club met at Gerry Cundiff's Jan. 16, with Wilma Holsapple as co-hostess. We served a great meal of ham and all the trimmings. All the girls are good cooks and they bring their special goodies. The afternoon meeting was opened by our president, Rhonda Tincher, with all saying the club creed and the pledge to the American flag...
Hoosier Lottery (02/05/13)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday, Monday and Tuesday in the Hoosier Lottery: Sunday Daily Three-Evening 6-6-0 Daily Four-Evening 0-1-3-9 Cash 5 2-8-21-32-36 Quick Draw 10-14-15-19-20-25-27-31-36-44-47-52-55-60-63-68-69-74-75-77...
Illinois Lottery (02/05/13)
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday, Monday and Tuesday in the Illinois Lottery: Sunday Pick Three-Midday 9-2-0 Pick Three-Evening 3-2-6 Pick Four-Midday 4-8-7-8 Pick Four-Evening 2-2-7-5 My 3-Midday 9-1-1 My 3-Evening 9-4-8...
Braves double up Knights in postseason action (02/05/13)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor TERRE HAUTE -- Facing a tough and talented Terre Haute South squad on its home court to open postseason play, the margin of error was slim for Northview on Tuesday evening. The Braves quickly erased that margin with a Tasia Brewer offensive assault to open the game as Terre Haute South pulled away for a 65-32 victory...
Norma Jean Galbraith (02/05/13)
Norma Jean Galbraith, 86, Brazil, passed away Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at Cloverleaf Nursing Center, Knightsville. She was born in Cloverland, Ind., Sept. 3, 1926, to Jess and Flora Redifer. After graduating from Staunton High School, Norma worked at Quaker Maid until marriage in 1947...
Monte D. Edwards (02/05/13)
Monte D. Edwards, 64, Brazil, passed away in his home with family by his side Feb. 2, 2013, after a brief battle with cancer. A memorial service will take place at Lawson-Miller Chapel, Brazil, Wednesday, Feb. 6. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m., with the memorial service starting immediately after...
Russell E. Williams (02/05/13)
Russell E. Williams, 67, Reelsville, passed away Feb. 1, 2013 at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis. Funeral services will take place Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale. Visitation will take place Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, from 5-8 p.m., at the funeral home...
Corporal Robert Gene Archer (02/05/13)
Corporal Robert Gene Archer, 19, Brazil, died while a Prisoner of War serving in North Korea on or about Feb. 28, 1951. Services for Corporal Robert Gene Archer will be at French Funeral Home Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at 11 a.m., with Pastor Chuck McMichael officiating...
Crystal Marie McQueen and Mickey Lee Tincher (02/05/13)
Crystal Marie McQueen and Mickey Lee Tincher were united in marriage on Jan. 10, 2013, in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. Close family and friends traveled with the couple aboard the Carnival cruise ship Freedom. When the ship arrived in Jamaica, the couple and their guests were taken by bus to a beautiful waterfall where the couple was united in marriage...
Jail Bookings (02/05/13)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings took place at the Clay County Justice Center Feb. 3-5: Awaiting Arraignment Chesshir, Mariah A., 19 Day, Angel Denise, 24 Richards II, Rudy, 32 Shumaker, Malena F., 29 Wells Jr., Jerry D., 34 Disorderly Conduct...
Court News (02/05/13)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Feb. 1-4: Superior Court Civil Cases Capital One Bank Vs. Willard A. Hayes: Civil Collections South Bend Community School Corporation Vs. Rose Overpeck: Civil Collections...
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