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City plans clean-up day in October

2 hours 32 min ago
The City of Brazil will have a clean-up day in October. The following items will not be accepted during heavy trash hauling: No construction materials, paint, tires, batteries and TVs will be picked...

Brazil Life Chain announced

3 hours 42 min ago
The Brazil Life Chain will take place Sunday October 1, at 2 p.m. The National Life Chain is an international hour of prayer for our nation and a peaceful, prayerful public witness on behalf of the...

Clay Community Schools: Budget 'financially healthy,' efficient

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 8:59pm
Clay Community Schools' trustees discussed the 2018 budget with the corporation's Business Manager/Treasurer Mark Shayotovich Thursday evening in a special session. "The school district continues to...

Billy "Opa" Melvin Woolf

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 8:48pm
Bowling Green, Indiana Billy "Opa" Melvin Woolf, went to be with the Lord on September 18, 2017 after living a "Cinderella Life" for 84 years. He was born in Brazil, Indiana on December 5, 1932 to...

Putnamville troopers participate in multi-state project

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 5:01pm
Troopers from the Putnamville Post participated in a one-week criminal enforcement detail on Interstate 70 from Sept. 3-9. The event was coordinated by the Ohio State Highway Patrol. This detail was...

50 Years of Service: Still making house calls

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 4:53pm
Celebrating 50 years of service to the community of Lewis Township in southern Clay County, the Lewis Township Fire and Rescue's open house was a busy place on Saturday. Above, department members...

RR crossing closed

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 4:50pm
Residents living on the Carbon area should find a different route when traveling on North Poplar Street/North Murphy Road at the railroad crossing on the southern part of town for a few days. Carbon...

JAIL BOOKINGS September 15-18, 2017

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 4:23pm
The following jail bookings were processed during September 15-19, 2017: Snyder, Donald Eugen, 67, Angola, IN: Theft Applegate, Dawn Michelle, 39, Brazil: Possession of methamphetamine (F6),...

COURT NEWS

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 4:23pm
The following filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during September 15-18, 2017: Ben Irvin - Vehicle title State vs Christy Pell, 57: Possession of marijuana, Possession of paraphernalia...

Knights Choirs spaghetti dinner is Oct. 8

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 3:25pm
The 7th Annual Knights Choirs "all You Can Eat" Spaghetti Dinner will be at the Northview High School cafeteria and auditorium on Sunday, Oct. 8 from noon to 3 p.m. The cost is $8 for advance tickets...

Gathering of the People Powwow is this weekend

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 3:23pm
The Vigo County Conservation Club will host its 22nd Annual "Steve Witt Memorial" Gathering of the People Powwow this Saturday and Sunday. The Powwow is a celebration of Native American culture, with...

Forest Park Elementary recognizes first responders

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 3:17pm
Forest Park Elementary School hosted local first responders for a recognition breakfast. Forest Park students made cards and gave a standing ovation to the special guests. Around 40 first responders...

Marching Band/Guard News

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 3:16pm
Clay City Imperial Regiment premiered with its first competition on Saturday at Brownsburg High School. They received a third-place finish against strong competition, says band director Mark Ziegler....

CRADLES golf scramble

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 3:15pm
CRADLES of Clay County will host its 4th Annual Golf Scramble on Friday, Sept. 29, at Forest Park Golf Course. Registration and lunch are at 11 a.m., with a shotgun start at noon. There will be a...

St. Vincent Blessing Box

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 3:15pm
St. Vincent Clay Hospital will host an event from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 28 to fill the Blessing Box on its campus. Those wanting to help celebrate the Feast of St. Vincent dePaul by bringing a...

K-Day parade is Saturday

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 3:13pm
The Kiwanis Club of Brazil wants local residents to experience some childhood memories this year during the "Kids at Heart" -themed event and parade on Saturday. The Key Club hosts the annual K-Day...

CLAY COUNTY THROUGH THE YEARS: Dr. Jacob B. Oliver

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 3:12pm
Dr. Jacob B. Oliver, prominent local black physician of this city for nearly a half century, died early this morning at his home at 326 East Jackson Street after a year's illness of complications, at...

BRAZIL BUZZ: 'For the Sake of God's Children'

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 3:10pm
Like loose change in a torn pocket, lately I've been about ready to drop at any time. Now that I am sitting at this computer connecting to you through The Brazil Times, this senior is pumped up ready...

BRAZIL BUZZ: 'For the Sake of God's Children'

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 3:10pm
Like loose change in a torn pocket, lately I've been about ready to drop at any time. Now that I am sitting at this computer connecting to you through The Brazil Times, this senior is pumped up ready...

Emily Clarke announces candidacy for Prosecutor

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 2:09pm
Emily Clarke announced Monday night that she is running for Clay County Prosecutor in 2018 and plans to begin her campaign immediately. Clarke is currently the chief deputy prosecutor for Clay...

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