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What a hunt!

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 10:28pm
The Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care held their annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 6, 2019. Everyone had a great time hunting Easter Eggs and having pictures taken with the...

David Eugene Burns

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 10:27pm
David Eugene Burns died on April 17, 2019 at the age of 80 in his home in Rockville, Indiana. David was born in Clay County, Indiana, making his early classmates some of his life-long friends. He...

Paul H. Rader II

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 10:26pm
Paul H. Rader II, 92 formerly of Marshall, Illinois and Putnam County, Indiana, passed away while living at Cloverleaf Health Care in Knightsville, Indiana. Paul was born in Greencastle, Indiana on...

Senator attributes division in Washington to culture change

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 10:22pm
“They all want to know, is it what you thought it would be? I tell them honestly it’s a little worse than I thought it would be. I was prepared for it because the whole institution is kind of gummed...

Staunton man faces allegations after investigation

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 10:14pm
A Staunton man faces allegations of felony child molesting after an investigation into sexual abuse by the Clay County Sheriff’s Department. David Eugene Cooprider, 45, was arrested on a level 4...

Yelton named Difference Maker of the Year

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 10:12pm
Mary Yelton, Brazil, has been named the 2019 Difference Maker of the Year by The Brazil Times. The announcement was made at Thursday night’s Difference Makers banquet at Pappy’s Corral on National...

VIDEO: 2019 Difference Maker Mary Yelton

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 9:36pm
Brazil resident Mary Yelton was presented with the 2019 Difference Maker of the Year Award by Publisher Chris Pruett and General Manager Jeanne Burris at Thursday night’s banquet at Pappy’s Corral on...

Northview miscues spark Vikings’ baseball win

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 6:35pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor West Vigo completed a two-game sweep of Northview on the baseball diamond Wednesday evening in a non-conference battle on the Knights’ home field. A 10-run fifth...

Northview boys and girls claim three-way track and field wins

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 6:04pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview came away with a pair of team victories in track and field competition on its home turf this week. The Northview girls won 12 events on the way to piling up...

Clay City’s Wolfe posts two-run base hit in Eels’ win over Panthers

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 6:03pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY — The Clay City softball team picked up its fifth victory in a row with a 2-1 win over Riverton Parke in a pitching duel. Clay City’s Demi Wolfe recorded a...

Clay City boys top five-team field; girls finish fourth

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 6:03pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY — Clay City sprinters helped lead the boys team to a track and field team victory in a five-team meet this week. The Eels posted 101 team points to edge...

JAIL BOOKINGS April 9-18, 2019

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 3:18pm

COURT NEWS April 7-18, 2019

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 3:17pm
The following case filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during April 7-18, 2019: LVNV Funding LLC vs Lois J. Fisher Crown Asset Management LLC vs Sally Allen Renee Zukokas vs Robert F. Litz...

U.S. Sen. Mike Braun returns to Clay County for a visit

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 10:35am
U.S. Senator Mike Braun returned to Clay County on Wednesday for the first time since his election in November. He spoke at the Honeysuckle Hill Bee-stro restaurant on Murphy Road south of Brazil....

Northview softball pounds out 25 hits in win over Vikings

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 8:55pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Edior WEST TERRE HAUTE — The Northview softball team pounded out a season-high 25 hits and scored in all five innings of a 20-7 win over West Vigo on Tuesday evening. Halle...

Bryan and Swearingen recognized by Associated Press

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 8:05pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Associated Press recognized Northview’s Cade Bryan and Caleb Swearingen as Honorable Mention All-State members this week. Swearingen averaged 14.6 points per game...

Easter fun

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 7:00pm
Easter, one of the best-loved holidays, is on its way and there’s lots of Spring fun, special food, time with family and, of course, decorated eggs to discover. With many local churches planning...

Brazil Concert Band announces preparation for season

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 6:42pm
Matthew Huber, director of the Brazil Concert Band, has announced plans for the 2019 season: • First and second rehearsals – Tuesday, May 14 and Tuesday, May 21, 7 p.m. at Northview High School Band...

BRAZIL BUZZ: Embrace the spring!

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 6:40pm
Its time to chase away the remnants of cabin fever and embrace sweet springtime. Work and play all have their place and in that order now. We will give this yard the first complete cleanup since...


Tue, 04/16/2019 - 6:37pm
A question for trivia buffs:  Where was the 38th governor of Indiana born?  Answer:  Brazil, Indiana, on August 6, 1909, to Bernard Clyde and Clo (Branson) Craig.  Named for his Grandfathers, George...