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City offices open Monday, masks required

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 9:47am
Mayor Brian Wyndham announced Wednesday morning that all Brazil city offices will be open to the public once again starting Monday but masks are required. The offices have been closed the past...

Shelter for homeless female veterans coming to Clay City

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 9:07am
Dr. Duane Chassie, invited the public to attend the grand opening and ribbon cutting for “A Place Called Hope,” a temporary residence for homeless female veterans at 501 E. 9th St., Clay City, during...

BREAKING – Escapee Biddy in custody

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 7:18pm
Clay County Sheriff’s Department officials confirm escaped inmate from Clay County Justice Center Timothy Biddy, 59, was taken into custody after police pursuit in Terre Haute minutes ago. Although...

BREAKING - Clay Community Schools announce delay of start of 2020-21 school year

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 3:53pm
I was just informed that local health officials have witnessed a dramatic increase in the positivity rate for COVID-19 in Clay County; after consulting with local health officials, we will be...

TOP STORY OF THE DAY Brought to you FREE by WICU: Warrant roundup a clean sweep

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 2:55pm
All sixteen suspects alleged to be local drug dealers wanted on felony warrants during the recent roundup by local law enforcement have been located. Clay County Sheriff Department Chief Deputy Josh...

UPDATE: Over 100 positive COVID-19 cases in Clay County

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 1:20pm
The Clay County data for positive COVID-19 cases is different at the local health department at the Indiana State Department of Health. While the ISDH shows 97 cases Monday at noon, local health...

25th annual Pow Wow scheduled in September

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 11:14am
If you are planning a staycation this fall or just looking for a fun and educational weekend you might consider the 25th annual Gathering of the People Pow Wow at the Vigo County Conservation Club,...

JAIL BOOKINGS July 1-19, 2020

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 6:09pm
The following jail bookings took place on July 1-19, 2020: Johnson, Joshua Henry Lawrence, 32, Terre Haute: Resisting law enforcement(F6) Driving while suspended(MA), Operating a vehicle while...

COURT NEWS July 1-17, 2020

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 6:08pm
CLAY COUNTY COURTHOUSE The following case filings reported in Clay Circuit Court during July 1-17, 2020: Civil Midland Credit Management Inc. vs. Lena Clayton Crown Asset Management LLC vs. Carol...

Ronald Harney

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 4:11pm
June 5, 1943-June 25, 2020 Ronald J. Harney, 77, of Rockville passed away June 25, 2020, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. Born June 5, 1943, in Marion County, he was the son of Jay Harney and Wilna...

Laura Jean Boyce

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 4:00pm
Laura Jean (Carroll) Boyce, 72, was taken home by the Lord in the early morning hours of Thursday, July 30, 2020. Born August 19, 1947 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Walter Joseph and Laura Jean...

Shooting leads to Jasonville man wanted for attempted murder

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 3:15pm
Hymera - On July 31, 2020, at approximately 10:00 p.m., Sullivan County Sheriff Clark Cottom contacted the Indiana State Police Putnamville Post Criminal Investigation Division requesting assistance...

Joseph Charles Toth

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 2:58pm
Joseph Charles Toth, 59, of Rockville, Indiana passed away Saturday, August 1, 2020 at his residence. He was a truck driver for Wal-Mart. He was born December 2, 1960 in Gary, Indiana to Joseph C....

Jackie Jean Gardner

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 2:56pm
Jackie Jean Gardner, 61, of Brazil passed away Wednesday, July 29. 2020 in her residence. She was born in Brazil on March 12, 1959 to Tom McCullough and Joanne (Reedy) Kelly. Jackie attended Brazil...

BLOG: Grandpa Stewart

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 2:48pm
My Grandpa Stewart didn’t have much to say. He was the quietest one in our boisterous family. I once asked him why he didn’t talk as much as anyone else. He said, “I talk only when I have something...

County on track to apply for CARES grant

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 2:44pm
Jim Coffenberry of West Central Economic Development Inc., representing Clay County, said he thinks the county has a good chance of receiving CARES money to help finance a $3 million project in...

Tools for School Drive

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 2:37pm
It’s back-to-school time, and Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance offices are collecting school supplies to help children return to school ready to learn. Collection boxes are located at offices in Clay,...

Flags lowered to half staff

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 2:34pm
Gov. Eric Holcomb ordered all Indiana flags to be lowered to half staff through sunset August 5 to honor the memory of former Gov. Joe Kernan. Kernan passed away July 29, 2020.

Yesteryear Tractor Show not slowed by inclement weather

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 2:31pm
Although it was a dreary Saturday for the Yesteryear Tractor Show at Goshorn Park in Clay City, a trio of youngsters showed off their love of steel farm equipment in the gazebo as the rain fell....

SLIAC postpones soccer, volleyball seasons

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 2:25pm
Like fellow Northview alum Zack Calandrilla, Greenville freshman Sarah Bryan will have to wait a little longer to begin her collegiate soccer career, as the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic...