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City Council to help make tracking devices for autistic children available here

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 6:06pm
A committee of members of the Brazil City Council plan to work with Erin Withers of Clay County to make Project Lifesaver a reality in Clay County. Withers presented the program to the City Council...

Rosella Lines

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 6:04pm
Rosella Lines, 79, of Brazil, Indiana passed away at Cloverleaf Health Care following complications of a stroke. You may recognize Rosella as the tall, slender, fixie lady who was often wearing high...

Gerald Ken Slack

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 6:04pm
Gerald Ken Slack, 80, Brownsburg, passed away on October 8, 2018. He was a math teacher for Brownsburg Community School Corporation. He was a member of Connection Pointe Christian Church, Indiana...

Donald Lewis Thompson

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 6:02pm
Donald Lewis Thompson, 79, of Terre Haute, passed away peacefully October 8, 2018 in Gibson Family Hospice at Union Hospital, he was surrounded by his family after battling Alzheimer’s disease for...

Larry Whistler

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 6:01pm
Larry Whistler, 72, passed away Monday, October 8, 2018 in Floyd County, Indiana. He was born in Clay County on October 11, 1945 the son of Don and Lena (Hayes) Whistler. Larry graduated from Brazil...

3-day investigation leads to arrest of Brazil man

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 5:23pm
Officials confirm a Brazil man is in custody after a three-day investigation at a local residence. According to a press release by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office Thursday afternoon, over the past...

Farris and DeHart team to win Best Ball Tourney

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 5:23pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Troy Farris and Chris DeHart teamed up to win the Two-Man Best Ball Tournament at Forest Park Golf Course recently. Farris and DeHart teamed to shoot a 62 on the...

Northview girls looking to take next regional step

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 4:45pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview girls soccer team set some lofty marks last season on the way to winning the program’s first sectional championship. This year, the Knights have added...

Battle for WIC gridiron supremacy tonight

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 3:21pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Since the implementation of the eastern and western divisions of the Western Indiana Conference, the yearly cross over battles have created some unique match-ups....

Former Knights win national championship with SMWC

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 3:11pm
Times Staff Report STATE COLLEGE, Penn. - High expectations were set for the Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College men’s golf team and, in a sense, nothing short of a win at the 2018 USCAA Men’s Golf...

JAIL BOOKINGS OCTOBER 5-9, 2018

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 3:02pm
The following jail bookings took place October 5-9, 2018: Huffman, Bobbie J., 49, Terre Haute: Probation order violation (MC) Huey, Jace Thomas, 18, Brazil: Illegal consumption of alcoholic beverage...

COURT NEWS October 5-9, 2018

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 3:01pm
The following case filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during October 5-9, 2018: The Cincinnati Insurance Company vs Coagan N. Stewart Midland Funding LLC vs Michael Steele State vs Darla M....

Brazil bank plans to build second branch in Vigo County

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 4:17pm
Torrential rains couldn’t stop the groundbreaking ceremony for Riddell National Bank’s fifth branch, to be built on U.S. 41 South near the Terre Haute city limits and Sam’s Club. “Mother Nature has...

Before winter, improvements are being made to Craig, Forest and Wheeler parks

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 1:48pm
Thanks to the Wabash Valley Community Foundation the Clay Community Parks Association is $8,000 closer to building a foot bridge at Craig Park to tie the trail together. That announcement was made at...

100 Women Who Care benefits Northview Band Boosters

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 7:35pm
At their Sept. 12th meeting, the philanthropic group 100 Women Who Care Clay County voted to grant $6,500 to the Northview Band Boosters. The funds will cover the cost of a new 24-foot trailer which...

Staunton Elementary to receive national blue ribbon award at school board meeting

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 7:34pm
The Clay Community School Board of Trustees’ regular monthly meeting will take place this Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in the Board Room of the Central Administrative Office, 1013 S. Forest Ave., Brazil....

For 18 years French's has been giving kids free pumpkins for Halloween

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 7:33pm
Young and old alike enjoyed selecting the first pumpkin of the Halloween season Saturday morning during the French, Lawson-Miller, and Schoppenhorst Funeral Home’s 18th annual Pumpkin Giveaway....

Brazil Fire Dept: Be aware of home fire danger

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 7:30pm
Today’s home fires burn faster than ever. In a typical home fire, you may have as little as one to two minutes to escape safely from the time the smoke alarm sounds. Knowing how to use that time...

County volleyball teams prepare for postseason

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 7:02pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The 2018 volleyball postseason has arrived and for Clay County squads Thursday’s opening sectional round will be the beginning of what both teams hope a long run....

Edward L. Riley

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 7:07pm
Edward L. Riley, 71, of Brazil, Indiana passed away at Cloverleaf Health Care, in Knightsville, on October 7, 2018. Ed was born on September 17, 1947, Brazil, Indiana the son of Richard A. and...

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