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Senior Awards at 4-H

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 7:58pm
The 4-H members enjoying their last year participating in the annual events at the 2018 Clay County 4-H Fair were recognized Thursday evening.

Something’s cookin’

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 7:49pm
My neighbor was grilling out Sunday evening something that smelled really good. As we talked together he asked if I had dinner. I told him no, but I had groceries in the car and would be in good...

CHURCH NEWS July 21, 2018

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 7:48pm
Catholic Montessori school registration is currently taken place for 3-year olds. You can contact Christa Dohmen at 812-420-2262 to schedule a visit and get a child enrollment application. Interested...

STAUNTON SCENE July 21, 2018

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 7:30pm
(courtesy of Lu Newby) Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by morning worship service at 10:30. Mark Miller is our minister. Wee Worship meets at 10:30 in the Educational Wing. Children’s...


Fri, 07/20/2018 - 7:19pm
The Brazil Public Library has a Quilt Club called “Sew Much More”. This will be for beginners to professionals. You’re invited to bring your ideas and techniques to share with others and make new...

Brazil Concert Band to play in Forest Park Sunday

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 7:09pm
The Brazil Concert Band presents “Snow White and Annie Wake Up in Chicago” on July 22nd, 8 pm in Forest Park rain or shine. Director Matthew S. Huber and the 160-year-old Brazil Concert Band have...

Gimme shelter

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 7:06pm
A spiffy new shelter at Craig Park is a cool and quiet place being used by local residents, including the various water fowl living at the nearby ponds. Brazil Roofing and Siding workers completed...

A larger CRADLES on the way

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 7:04pm
CRADLES of Clay County recently celebrated the success in securing $40,000 in funds to support the construction of a new classroom. Thanks to a grant from Early Learning Indiana, a statewide...

Spreading Excitement

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 6:49pm
Employees with Shores Builders Incorporated, out of Centralia, Illinois, were busy using a “straw blower” Wednesday afternoon at the southeast corner of Main and Fifth streets in Clay City....

• Shoemaker leading Saint Paul Saints in several hitting categories this summer

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 1:34pm
Clay County repped well on the diamond By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor While the Saints might not always go marching in, the Saint Paul Saints have gone streaking of late in the American Association...


Thu, 07/19/2018 - 9:44pm
Rex Dean Tucker, 86, went to be with his Lord and Savior on July 18, 2018. He was born on February 8, 1932 in Brazil to the late Orville E and Mary L. (DeBruler) Tucker. Rex attended Brazil High...


Thu, 07/19/2018 - 9:43pm
Douglas Mark Liechty, 67, of Terre Haute and formerly of Clay City, passed away at IU University Hospital, surrounded by his family, in Indianapolis on July 17, 2018 following a brief illness. Doug...

Walter H. Lash

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 9:42pm
Walter H. Lash, 58, of Brazil, passed away Thursday, July 19, 2018 in The Gibson Family Center for Hospice Care. He was born in Terre Haute on September 24, 1960, the son of Donald R. Lash and...

Generous donation

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 9:38pm
PPG’s powder coating division in Brazil recently scored high in a safety audit. With a score of 1,730, the company was authorized to donate $1,730 to a local cause. The YMCA of Clay County was...

Ladies demonstrate their sewing skills in Fashion Revue

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 9:35pm
The 2018 Clay County 4-H Fashion Revue was conducted Sunday night on the outdoor stage. Participants included: Sewing — Level A (Grades 3 and 4): Madisyn Douglass, Claire Siples and Jenna Hofmann;...

New Catholic school will be Montessori

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 9:32pm
The first Montessori based school in Clay County is opening in Brazil next month. Annunciation Catholic Montessori School at 19 N. Alabama St. began its process when Fr. John Hollowell, pastor of...

Back to school basics

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 9:31pm
The Clay Community School Corporation is gearing up for the start of school on Monday, Aug. 6. The School Board of Trustees started preparations for the big day during their July meeting, approving...

Everyone’s a winner at the Rabbit BBQ Cook-Off

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 9:53pm
For 30 years the Clay County Rabbit Club BBQ Cook-Off has been a part of the Clay County 4-H Fair. The smell of rabbit being grilled by 4-H’ers showing off their culinary skills draws a crowd, many...

Book to Barn is a hit

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 9:51pm
Spending time with animals, whether in person or through stories in books, is a special treat for many children. It’s one of the reasons why organizers believe the Clay County Farm Bureau sponsored...

Taking a stroll

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 9:45pm
Are you enjoying this hot humid weather? Rain has dampened areas around us, but as of this Monday evening, nothing to mention has watered our flowers or greened-up our landscape other than me and the...