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Combat vets take to the road to help fellow veterans

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 6:07pm
Indiana Chapter 14-4 of the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association is hosting its 5th annual OPERATION THAW; a Charity Motorcycle Ride and Spaghetti Dinner to aid our fellow veterans in need of our...

Center Point man recognized with award for more than 30 years civilian service in Army

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 6:04pm
CRANE, Indiana — Crane Army Ammunition Activity Deputy to the Commander Norman Thomas of Center Point received the Joint Munitions Command 2017 MG John C. Raaen Jr. Achievement Award April 11 for his...

Northview softball rallies to win; Clay City baseball victorious

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 4:20pm
Times Staff Report Northview softball had a flair for the dramatic on Tuesday evening, falling behind 5-0 before rallying for a 6-5 victory. The Knights recorded just three hits over the opening five...

Northview track and field sweeps past Wildcats, Panthers

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 3:49pm
Northview cruised to a pair of comfortable track and field victories on Monday evening against South Vermillion and Riverton Parke. The Northview boys got three individual wins from Brylar Metz, who...

Vikings score late to edge past Knights in baseball Wednesday

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 3:46pm
Times Staff Report TERRE HAUTE — Northview baseball was unable to complete a two-game sweep of West Vigo after winning on Tuesday evening. The Vikings got a complete game, six-hitter from Jake...

Northview girls tennis sweeps Wolverines and beats Crawfordsville

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 3:28pm
CRAWFORDSVILLE — Northview remained unbeaten this season in girl’s tennis with wins over Crawfordsville and White River Valley this week. On Tuesday evening, the Knights knocked off Crawfordsville...

Indy 500 historian makes return visit to Clay County

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 10:12am
Indianapolis 500 historian Donald Davidson returned to Brazil on Tuesday as the guest of the Clay County Chamber of Commerce at the Clay County YMCA. He spoke to the Chamber during a lunch meeting...

Students protest Jenna Fischer talk over recent incidents at DePauw

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 9:29am
GREENCASTLE — Student protesters unveil a banner that bearing the message “We are not safe #DePauwKKK” during Jenna Fischer’s Ubben Lecture at DePauw University Tuesday evening. Courtesy photo...

Knights open and close strong in win over Vikings

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 9:16pm
by CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview was looking for a confidence building baseball win on Tuesday night against rival West Vigo. After a couple of tough losses to Sullivan and a 12-inning...

Spaghetti Dinner on Saturday

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 8:35pm
The Clay County YMCA Silver Sneakers Spaghetti Dinner will take place in the YMCA’s Community Room Saturday, April 21 from 4:30 to 7. Spaghetti with meat sauce and meat balls will be served along...

Terrie J. “Joe” Crafton

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 8:35pm
Terrie J. “Joe” Crafton, 93, of Clay County, Indiana passed away at Cloverleaf Health Care on April , 16, 2018. Joe, as he was commonly known, was born on April 26, 1925, in Clay County, Indiana the...

COURT NEWS April 10-12

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 8:34pm
The following case filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during April 10-12, 2018: Haulers Insurance Company INC vs Sara Ferry State vs Jacinda A. Batchelor, 31: Resiting law enforcement State...

CLAY COUNTY THROUGH THE YEARS: Evalyn G. James, Local Artist

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 8:33pm
Evalyn Gertrude James, a teacher, painter, illustrator, and lecturer, was born May 22, 1898, the daughter of John E. and Eva Gertrude Pruitt James. Evalyn lived in various towns but spent the...

BRAZIL BUZZ: Spring is on its way and so are the memories

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 8:32pm
Spring The wintered trees have lost their frown Bedecked again in emerald gown Their buds are bursting everywhere For Spring is in the air…. The crocus and the daffodils Replace the gloom of winter...

Northview senior speaks at the JAG National Board meeting in Indianapolis, meets governor

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 8:25pm
Northview’s Parker Timberman has long been making strides as a member of Northview High School’s Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) program. Recently, Timberman earned the opportunity to speak at the...

Accident simulation shows local teenage students the real trauma and tragedy of driving impaired

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 8:20pm
By IVY JACOBS Times Reporter It was cold Tuesday afternoon, but many local students didn’t seem to mind as they filed out of Northview High School to witness the mock accident. They were out of...

Kittle signs letter-of-intent with Sycamores

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 4:13pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Kittle family has had a long string of success within Clay City High School’s sports programs over the last decade. On Monday afternoon, the youngest of the three...

Memorial to Brazil man’s idea creates fundraiser to support Clay County Senior Center, and evening of food and fun

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 7:16pm
Submitted photos In 2017 Mitchell “Jack” Jackson’s idea was to provide home-cooked food at the Senior Center facility at 120 South Franklin, Brazil, as an affordable fundraising event, so that...

Senior Center was rockin’ place to be on Saturday afternoon

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 7:01pm
The Senior Center on South Franklin Street was the rocking place to be on Saturday. It was a fundraiser to benefit the center in memory of Ivy Jacobs’ dad, Mitchell “Jack” Jackson (See the story and...

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