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Community Notes

Thursday, November 4, 2010

The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times:

No paper Nov. 11

Due to Veterans Day, The Brazil Times will not publish a newspaper Thursday, Nov. 11.

The Times will, however, publish a newspaper Tuesday, Nov. 9.

For more information, call 446-2216.


Staunton Water Works will flush fire hydrants through Saturday.

For more information, call 448-1487.

Christmas Announcement

To participate in the 2010 Clay County Courthouse Military Christmas Tree, people may drop off a 3-by-5 photo of local veterans and/or enlisted service men and women on active duty at the Maintenance Department office in the courthouse basement no later than Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010.

The name of the person in the photo should be placed on back.

All photos will be available for pick up after the decorations are removed on Monday, Jan.10, 2011.

For more information, contact Annette Walden or Wayne Knox at 448-9007.

Program announcement

Applications for the Clay County Christmas Assistance Program are available through the Clay County Department of Child Services, The Brazil Housing Authority, and Hamilton Center, Inc.

Parents need to list the number of children they have custody of and the most important needs of the children.

The form will also ask for the children's clothing sizes.

The form must be completely filled out and returned by the end of business day, Friday, Nov. 12, at one of the above listed locations.

For more information, call Monica Wallace at 448-8801.

Leaf pickup

The City of Brazil is conducting leaf pickup by section on the following days:

* Southwest section -- Today and Monday,

* Northwest section -- Nov. 9-10, 12 and 15-16,

* Northeast section -- Nov. 17-19 and 22-23, and

* Southeast section -- Nov. 24, 29-30 and Dec. 1-2.

Residents are asked to rake all leaves into the street, along the curb, and remove all parked cars during these time periods to allow access for the leaf machine.

For more information, contact City Hall at 443-2221.

Food signups

Share Food signups will take place from 9-11 a.m., Saturday, at First Christian Church, 1875 W. United States 40, Brazil.

Craft Class

The Brazil Public Library will have a painted light bulb Christmas ornament craft class at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 9.

Cost for the event is $5 and those interested in attending must pre-register and pre-pay due to limited space.

For more information, call 448-1981.

School program

Van Buren Elementary School will conduct a Veteran's Day program Wednesday, Nov. 10, from 9-10:30 a.m., in the elementary gymnasium.

To RSVP for the event, call 448-1362, by Oct. 15.

Annual Meeting

The Clay County 4-H Council meeting will take place at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 10, at the 4-H Fairgrounds exhibit hall.

All are welcome to attend.

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