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The Blizzard of 1978

57 min 13 sec ago
Beginning Wednesday January 25, 1978, Indiana was paralyzed by a snow storm that came to be known as the Blizzard of ‘78, the worst blizzard on record for the Hoosier state. Few citizens of central...

Jasonville man takes deer from private property

1 hour 9 min ago
A Jasonville man is facing several charges in Greene County after reportedly using private land to hunt on and illegal possession of deer. Robert J. Murley, 47, is facing charges of Class C...

Brazil juvenile accused in Putnam Co. home invasion

1 hour 24 min ago
Two Greencastle men are accused of four felonies after they allegedly broke into a Floyd Township home in Putnam County on Wednesday, battered a man and stole several items. Jaxson W. Duke, 19, and...

Heaton seeks to honor Ashboro basketball legend

1 hour 34 min ago
The Indiana House of Representatives supported Rep. Bob Heaton’s (R-Terre Haute) resolution requesting the Indiana Department of Transportation to erect a commemorative road sign for Indiana...

JAIL BOOKINGS Jan. 17-24, 2020

3 hours 37 min ago
Batchelor, Jeremy Michael, 40, Brazil: Resisting law enforcement knowingly or intentionally fleeing, Resisting law enforcement - uses a vehicle, Possession of methamphetamine(F6), Possession of...

COURT NEWS Jan. 17-24, 2020

3 hours 39 min ago
The following case filings reported in Clay Circuit Court during Jan. 17-24, 2019: Portfolio Revocery Associates LLC vs. Jamie Gibbens Mariner Finance LLC successor to Personal Finance Company LLC...

Dr. Phillip J. Shanks

4 hours 51 min ago
September 29, 1956-January 16, 2020 Phillip J. Shanks, 63, passed away January 16, 2020 in Colorado Springs, Colorado after a courageous battle from cancer. He was born in Brazil, In September, 29,...

Drones fly into farming

6 hours 49 min ago
Technology has been in agriculture since the first plow broke ground, said Mark Carter, precision ag educator, Blackford County, Indiana. Carter presented the work of drones in farming to the crowd...

Eels win, snap 11-game losing streak

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 9:44pm
DUGGER — The last time Clay City’s girls basketball team had the chance to celebrate a victory inside the walls of a locker room, the Christmas holiday had not yet taken place. It had been 46 days...

Former Brazil resident receives national recognition

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 6:34pm
FISHERS — Wayne 0. McHargue, a 1955 graduate of Brazil High School, has been chosen to receive the Albert Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. It is awarded luminaries who have achieved such eminence...

Northview team places third in JAG competition

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 5:05pm
Over 200 JAG students from our 9 participating schools signed up to compete in this year’s JAG Career Development Conference. Northview’s Macee Kuhn came in third in Critical Thinking and Northview...

If you like puppies and kittens ...

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 4:52pm
If your New Year’s resolution is to become more active in the community or to volunteer someplace, one local charitable organization encourages visitors. The Clay County Humane Society welcomes...

Thomas named to IFCA Academic All-State team

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 3:23pm
Earlier in the week, the Indiana Football Coaches Association revealed its Academic All-State team for the 2019 season. Among those to earn a spot was Northview senior kicker and punter Steven...

Scott W. Hilligoss

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 9:48am
Scott W. Hilligoss, 67 of Reelsville, IN. passed away January 21, 2020 at 3:19 am at Terre Haute Regional Hospital following surgery. He was born March 10, 1952 in Mattoon, IL, the son of Paul...

City changes policy on utility deposits

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 10:34am
Up until now the City of Brazil has not had a policy on how to handle utility deposits when a customer is transferring to a new location within the city. On Wednesday, the Brazil Board of Public...

Veterans present flag to nursing home

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 9:14am
VFW Post 1127 Commander Bob Bigley (left) presents an American flag to Jesse Miller, administrator, Cloverleaf Healthcare Center, on Wednesday morning during the Veterans Club weekly breakfast....

Northview knocks off North for the first time since 2008-09

Tue, 01/21/2020 - 11:07pm
TERRE HAUTE — The last time Northview’s boys basketball team came out on the winning side of the scoreboard against Terre Haute North, most of the players on the 2019-20 roster were just beginning...

Northview seniors help transition program into next level

Tue, 01/21/2020 - 11:04pm
Prior to Tuesday’s dual match with visiting Cloverdale, the Northview wrestling team honored its four seniors. Noah Minor, Zack Brown, Zack Calandrilla and Hunter Toney each played a vital role in...

Trio of Eels attend Richard Lugar Symposium

Tue, 01/21/2020 - 4:07pm
Each year, high schools throughout the state of Indiana can send three juniors to the annual Richard Lugar Symposium for Tomorrow’s Leaders hosted by the University of Indianapolis. This year, Elyssa...

Betty Smith

Tue, 01/21/2020 - 1:56pm
Betty June Smith, age 94, passed away Thursday, January 16, 2020 in Strongsville, Ohio. Betty was born on July 11, 1925 in Brazil, Indiana. She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph Richard...

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