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State, local officials: Think before you burn this Spring - The Brazil Times
The strength and direction of the wind are important factors to consider before creating a bonfire of grass, leaves and other yard debris this Spring. As temperatures continue to rise and vegetation slowly returns with the arrival of Spring, many residents ...
Pothole season now open in Clay County - The Brazil Times
With the changing of the seasons, motorists may find themselves using extra caution when driving due to the influx of potholes that have appeared on local streets. Brazil City Street Superintendent Brian Bemis said it is common this time of year to be ...
Failure to budget isn't governing at all - The Brazil Times
Lee Hamilton stated that great democracies do not fund government on a week-to-week basis. In reality, great democracies do not negate their responsibility to write a balanced budget. Nevertheless, from 2009 through 2012, the Democrat-controlled Senate ...
Loyalty Day is soon approaching - The Brazil Times
This year, the Loyalty Day Luncheon for Clay County Veterans and a guest will be at the First Christian Church's Gymnasium across from Long John Silvers. To sign up, call my office 812-448-9015, or come into my office in person to sign up. You can also ...
Jail Bookings: March 28-29 - The Brazil Times
The following bookings were reported at the Clay County Justice Center March 28-29: * James K. Hill, 30, was arrested and preliminarily charged with resisting law enforcement, public intoxication, disorderly conduct and intimidation. * Zachary Wayne ...
WVGS offering beginner class - The Brazil Times
Starting on April 22, and running six consecutive Wednesdays, the Wabash Valley Genealogy Society will offer a free beginners class using Legacy, a popular genealogy software program. This class will involve six, two-hour class sessions on April 22, 29 and ...
Senior Center hosts fundraiser - The Brazil Times
A bazaar and bean dinner raised money for the Clay County Senior Center's recreation fund on Saturday. Above, Joseph Trboit looks on at Maysha's jewelry booth. The center is located at 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil
Frances Lucille "Luke" Nelson - The Brazil Times
Frances Lucille "Luke" Nelson, 88 of Brazil passed away March 27, 2015 at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. She was born April 29, 1926 in Clay County, the daughter of George Douglas and Marie Nichols Douglas. On September 1, 1944 she was united in marriage to ...
Faculty Brass Quintet to perform March 30 - The Brazil Times
The Indiana State University Faculty Brass Quintet will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. March 30 in the recital hall of the Landini Center for the Performing and Fine Arts in Terre Haute. Performers include Eddie Ludema, trumpet, Blake Reynolds, trumpet ...
Indiana prepares for two-day free dental clinic - The Brazil Times
The IndianaMOM Mission of Mercy free dental clinic will open its doors April 24 and 25 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. More than 300 dentists, hygienists, dental assistants and 1,000 general volunteers are required to provide dental care to approximately ...
Lundy's to celebrate 60th anniversary - The Brazil Times
Bill and Shirley Lundy were married April 1, 1955, in Linton. There will be an open house for their 60th anniversary on April 4 at the Reelsville Fire Station at 5 p.m. They have two sons, Daniel Lundy and John Lundy (deceased), and one daughter, Terry ...
Hoops runs in Hayes' family's blood - The Brazil Times
(From left) Mallory Smith, Kelyn Block, Lexee Hayes and Greg Hayes take a moment for a photo prior to the 2015 IHSAA Girls' Basketball State Finals. Greg Hayes was one of three officials for the Class 4A game won by Columbus North over Homestead.
Historical Society to meet on April 6 - The Brazil Times
The Clay County Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. on April 6 in the lower level of the museum. The board of directors will meet at 6. The speaker will be Clay County Historian Jeff Koehler about the bridges of Clay County.The public is invited to attend.
Alberta Jane (Leichty) Fagg - The Brazil Times
Alberta Jane (Leichty) Fagg, 96, of Clay City, went to be with her friend Jesus, on March 27, 2015 at Shakamak Good Samaritan with her family by her side. Alberta was born September 2, 1918 in Clay County, the daughter of the late Albert and Nellie ...
I-70 Lane Restrictions Begin Wednesday west of U.S. 41 - The Brazil Times
VIGO COUNTY, Ind. -- The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announce traffic on I-70 will be restricted in eastbound lanes beginning on or after Wednesday, April 1 as crews begin installing a temporary concrete barrier wall. Traffic will be ...