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VIDEO - Brazil Police Department's K-9 program reaches $20,000 goal

Sat, 07/31/2021 - 1:27pm
The Brazil Police Department reaches the $20,000 goal for the new K-9 program thanks to the community and the efforts of local veterans. Brazil Patrolman Chandler Damon spearheaded the effort to...

CHURCH NEWS: Saturday, July 31

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 1:17am
Annunciation The church is open from sun up til sun down Weekend Mass, Confession, & Adoration: Saturday 7 p.m. Mass with Confession after Mass Sunday 9 a.m. Mass with Confession before Mass at...

Three years later, Fields memorial still attracting visitors

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 9:55pm
The Knightsville War Memorial is being visited, and memorials are being left behind to honor those fallen. It’s been three years since Eagle Scout Hunter Strain’s project to rejuvenate the...

Home fixups keeping Mary Lou busy during summer heat

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 9:48pm
This has been a busy month for us. The last few days have slowed us down a bit. Mother Nature has us under her spell. Paul and I rebuilt the doors on our utility building last week. Luckily, on that...

City of Brazil announces dates for October heavy trash pickup

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 9:46pm
The City of Brazil has announced the Heavy Trash Pickup Dates for Fall of 2021. Friday Oct. 1, 2021, is for Northeast Quadrant from St Rd 59 going east/U.S. Hwy 40 going North Friday Oct. 8, 2021, is...

Local COVID-19 rate spiking; state to give update on Friday

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 9:41pm
What a difference two weeks make. Data supplied by the Indiana State Health Department (ISDH) on July 16th showed Clay County in the YELLOW ADVISORY LEVEL of the Weekly 2-Metric Score. The positivity...

DLC Media lands Indiana State contract

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 9:37pm
TERRE HAUTE – Indiana State has found a new home radio station. Sycamore Athletics and Brazil-based DLC Media have reached a three-year agreement to bring ISU sports to 105.5 FM. “I was excited when...

2021-22 ReEntry Plan approved by Clay Community Schools: Facemasks optional in classroom

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 9:08pm
The first day of school for students in Clay Community Schools will be Monday, August 9: Parents found out Thursday evening during a Special Session meeting of the School Board that facemasks are...

Sonja Kathleen Lucy

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 3:29pm
Sonja Kathleen Lucy, 72, of Brazil Indiana passed away on July 28, 2021 with her family by her side. She was born on August 21, 1948 and raised by John W. Harris and Edith Harris. Sonja attended...

Ruth M. Escott

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 10:03am
Ruth M. Escott, 90, of Brazil, passed away on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 in Gibson Family Hospice with her family by her side. She was born on August 11, 1930 in Knightsville, Indiana, the daughter of...

City of Brazil announces dates, guidelines for fall heavy trash pick-ups

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 10:00am
Heavy Trash Pick-up Dates for Fall 2021 in the City of Brazil: Friday Oct. 1, 2021, is for Northeast Quadrant from St Rd 59 going east/US Hwy 40 going North Friday Oct. 8, 2021, is for Northwest...

Clay County under heat advisory today

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 9:55am
The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for this afternoon affecting several counties in western Indiana, including Clay County. High dew points are expected to increase the heat...

CORRECTION: August food giveaway date

Wed, 07/28/2021 - 3:21pm
The next Federal government COVID-19 food distribution at First Christian Church will be Saturday, August 21, from 9-11 a.m. An incorrect date was published in Tuesday's Brazil Times.

Robert Wayne Head

Wed, 07/28/2021 - 3:10pm
Robert Wayne Head, 64, of Center Point, passed away on Saturday July 24, 2021 at I.U. Health University Hospital in Indianapolis with his family by his side. Robert was born on September 13, 1956 in...

Lady Knights prepare for upcoming soccer season with busy summer

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 11:50pm
Northview’s girls soccer team, coming off its fourth straight sectional championship, has been busy over the months of June and July as it prepares for the upcoming season. After letting the Lady...

Clay City hosts first-ever Softball Camp

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 11:30pm
Over the last few years, Clay City head softball coach Jason Sinders mapped out a clinic for youth players in the area to take part in during the summer, but always had trouble finding a way to fit...

Wood's first round score of 61 clinches Brazil Open title

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 11:25pm
In last year’s Brazil Open hosted by Forest Park Golf Course, Adam Wood and Chris DeHart entered Sunday tied atop the leaderboard after each shot a score of 64, respectively. This year, with the...

Shaw wins three BGVB awards

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 1:58pm
At the conclusion of its 2020-21 spring season, the Bowling Green volleyball team used a creative way to announce its annual awards through pre-recorded videos that were released on the variety of...

Evelyn E. Rubeck

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 11:05am
Evelyn E. Rubeck, age 76, of Poland went to be with the Lord July 7th, 2021. She was born May 3rd, 1945 to the late Edward and Gertrude (Schopmeyer) Routt. Evelyn married Ronald Rubeck June 8th, 1961...

CLAY COUNTY THROUGH THE YEARS: Maj. Gen. Ralph Francis Stearley just 'faded away' into history

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 1:13am
This is befitting of the career and retirement of Major General Ralph Francis Stearley, who has just faded away. Major General Stearley died February 3, 1973, and is buried at Arlington National...