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Bowling Green Old Settlers kicks off Thursday - The Brazil Times
At left, brothers go fishing for fun at "Popeye's Fishing Pond" during Friday's activities at the Bowling Green 147th Old Settlers Picnic. Jayden, 10, on left, and Dayton Green, 9, both from Brazil, attended the event with their grandparents John and ...
Survey: Generation LOL most irked by grammar, spelling slips - The Brazil Times
NEW YORK (AP) -- It's the LOL generation that appears most annoyed by bad grammar and spelling slips, according to a survey by Dictionary.com. The site found in an online Harris Poll done July 31 to Aug. 4 that 80 percent of American adults 18 and older ...
Indiana State sets enrollment record at nearly 13,600 - The Brazil Times
(AP) -- Indiana State University says it has set an enrollment record with nearly 13,600 students on the Terre Haute campus. School officials say the fall semester enrollment increased by about 400 students from last year to top the previous high that was ...
YMCA hosts Advocacy Day - The Brazil Times
The Clay County YMCA celebrated Advocacy Day on Thursday with a luncheon for community leaders. YMCAs across Indiana had special programs to reach out to their communities, said Nicole Fry, executive branch director. "It's a time for us to share what the ...
Caucus planned for next month to find replacement - The Brazil Times
Clay County's Republican Party will caucus in mid- to late-September to replace County Commissioner Tony Fenwick who resigned effective Friday. "I will be working on the caucus this weekend," said Republican chair Jodi Lohrman. The party must caucus within ...
Knights fall short in tight match with Braves, Patriots - The Brazil Times
Tuning up for the Western Indiana Conference Tournament this afternoon, the Northview girls golf team got a feel for the pressure of a tight match against rival Terre Haute North and South on Thursday afternoon. The Patriots were able to squeeze out a win ...
Trout wins Chad Smith Invite at Sullivan - The Brazil Times
SULLIVAN -- Northview senior Cam Trout placed first at the Chad Smith Invitational at Sullivan on Thursday evening, running a 17:26 to win by 22 seconds over West Vigo's Brady Page. While the Knights won the battle, the Vikings won the war with a team ...
Follow your heart and you will be in touch with God - The Brazil Times
Trinity Mission has two thrift stores in Crawfordsville and Lafayette. They sell donated items to raise money for programming to help men restore their lives. It's in their mission statement to share the loving grace of Jesus with men who have been on ...
Susan Marie Lamb - The Brazil Times
Susan Marie Lamb, 64 of Brazil, passed away August 27, 2015 at her home with her family at her side. She was born November 19, 1950 in Brazil, the daughter of Roy "Ducky" McDonald and Hazel Irene Cockerham McDonald. She graduated from Brazil High School ...
Commissioner who resigned cites 'personal reasons,' thanks co-workers - The Brazil Times
County Commissioner Tony Fenwick is citing "personal reasons' for his decision to resign as Clay County Commissioner, District 2, effective Friday. He said Friday he has had "back trouble for over 20 years," but that did not lead to his decision.
Head Start has open house - The Brazil Times
Head Start had an open house Thursday. Peggy Eppert, site manager (center) is seen with two Head Start students Cortez and Carver Jones. New students are always welcome, Eppert said. Head Start is located in the Child and Adult Resources building, 800 W.
Caucus to replace County Commissioner to be held mid- to late-September - The Brazil Times
The Republican Party leadership in Clay County will caucus in mid- to late-September to replace County Commissioner Tony Fenwick who resigned effective Friday. "I will be working on the caucus this weekend," said Republican chair Jodi Lohrman. The party ...
Bowling Green bridge could be taken off National Register of Historic Places - The Brazil Times
The National Park Service has been asked to either change the status of the S.R. 46 bridge over Eel River at Bowling Green or remove it from the National Register completely. The website, nps.gov, contains a list of "PENDING (Not Yet Acted Upon) LIST"of ...
Northview defends home court against Arrows - The Brazil Times
Northview added to its win column in boys' tennis this week with sweeps of both South Putnam and Sullivan on back-to-back evenings. The Knights got an easy victory from its No. 2 doubles team of Josh Kendall and Brenden Ellis, 6-1, 6-0 against the Golden ...
Knights take control early to collar visiting Mustangs - The Brazil Times
Consistency is one of the most overlooked aspects of high school volleyball. The team that can hit their spots on attacks and serves with regularity has a decided edge on any opponent that struggles with that aspect on a given evening. Kaylee Cooper ...