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Why you can trust your local newspaper

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 4:23pm
Every once in a while I am teased about being in the “fake news” business. The source of that name is well-known. I know people are not applying it to me personally or to this newspaper because the...

Restrooms need attention now

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 4:22pm
When I was having a picnic with my friends at Harmony Park, my friend, Evelyn, had to use the restrooms. Unfortunately, the bathrooms are terrible so she just ended up having to wait till she got...

State of County

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 4:19pm
Clay County Commissioners will speak on the “State of the County” at the Feb. 27 luncheon meeting of the Clay County Chamber of Commerce. The meeting begins at noon at the Clay County YMCA. The...

New restaurant offers splash of color and flair of Tex-Mex flavors

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 4:17pm
Clay City is a splash of color with the opening of a new Tex-Mex restaurant on Dec. 21. The El Patron Mexican Restaurant is located at 12 Main Street, the former location of A&W Root Beer Restaurant....

Should school buses travel on Interstate 70?

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 4:16pm
That question was answered at Thursday’s school board meeting. Board member Ron Scherb asked in January, “Why not take the highway if it saves time?” Scherb made the request on behalf of an...

Icy accident, one taken to TH hospital

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 4:15pm
Treacherous weather and speeds too fast for conditions, officials confirmed, were the cause of a single vehicle accident Sunday afternoon. Shortly before 1:30 p.m. the accident was reported to the...

Icy weekend weather creates “treacherous” driving conditions

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 4:13pm
“If you don’t have to go anywhere, then don’t,” was the advice given those asking about road conditions after another winter blast moved into Clay County over the weekend. Officials at the Clay...

Brandy M. Sampson

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 1:54pm
Brandy M. Sampson, 42 of Brazil, passed away February 9, 2018 at Union Hospital following a battle with cancer. She was born January 2, 1976 in Clay County, the daughter of Gilbert Ray Head and...

Clay City’s Yocom to continue volleyball career at Lincoln Trail College

Sat, 02/10/2018 - 4:02pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Clay City senior Emily Yocom has been a part of great success on the volleyball court during her two years with the Eels. Next season she hopes it will continue as...

Knights win senior night shootout over visiting Eagles

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 10:23pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview came out on the right side of a senior night shoot out on Friday night on its home court. The Knights recognized Andrew Osborn, Jarett Combs and Brigham...

Helping out

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 8:19pm
When the dispatch went out that Meridian Towers was on fire shortly before 12:30 p.m., help came from all kinds of resources. Mike Howard is the Director of Extended Services at the Clay Community...

15th Anniversary of National Road Yard Sale

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 7:59pm
The 15th Anniversary of the National Road Yard Sale will be May 30th until June 3rd, stretching 824-miles from St Louis to Baltimore, Maryland. The event celebrates this historic by-way, giving...

Cracker Barrel set

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 7:59pm
The second cracker barrel political forum of the year is set for Feb. 17 at 10 a.m. at the Cory Firehouse, said organizer Marshall Nuckolls. It is sponsored by the Clay County Farm Bureau and the...

The fabric of history told in stitches

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 7:57pm
Throughout history women have made quilts for many reasons: to keep their families warm, to avoid wasting scraps of material, to give as gifts, to have an excuse to socialize with fellow quilters and...

Local church weathering the flood, fire

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 7:54pm
Brazil United Pentecostal Church On Tuesday morning, we discovered a water line had frozen, broken and our sanctuary and other rooms had around an inch or two of standing water in them. I told some...

What a Friend we have in Jesus!

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 7:53pm
I reflect often on growing up in the little cul-de-sac on the east side of Indianapolis. Among the many highlights of sports, games and bike riding were my friends who lived on either side of my...

CHURCH NEWS February 10, 2018

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 7:52pm
Registration cards are available for families who have not yet registered. Please call the office for information or for a registration card to fill out. We will be distributing 2018 tithing...

Christopher Columbus essay contest inspires young writer

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 7:47pm
The local Eliza Rizley Stacey Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution invites all high school students in Clay County to enter their annual Christopher Columbus Essay Contest. They hope...

STAUNTON SCENE February 10, 2018

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 7:45pm
(courtesy of Lu Newby) Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by morning worship service at 10:30. Mark Miller is our minister. Wee Worship meets at 10:30 in the Educational Wing. Children’s...

Moss seeks Congressional seat in May primary election

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 7:42pm
(JASPER, Indiana) — Dr. Richard Moss will oppose incumbent Congressman Larry Bucshon in the Republican primary on May 8. “Indiana voters are finding it hard to believe that after seven years of...

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