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Thief, your name is ‘Porch Pirate’

Fri, 11/30/2018 - 6:18pm
Tis the season for giving gifts, and apparently taking them as well. “Porch pirates” is slang for those sneaky thieves who swipe packages off front porches. Local law enforcement officials have...

The check isn’t in the mail ... it’s in the bank!

Fri, 11/30/2018 - 6:17pm
Mayor Brian Wyndham, Clerk-Treasurer Karen McQueen, and Plan Director Janet McClellan hold a big check for nearly $748,000 from the state that will be used for street improvements.

Pastor Kumpf was supporter of effort to feed hungry youth

Fri, 11/30/2018 - 6:15pm
Last month, the Brazil community lost a well-known and important member, Pastor Bob Kumpf, who was involved in several programs. One of his endeavors included the YMCA Clay County Youth Food Delivery...

Appreciation for Reality Store assistance

Fri, 11/30/2018 - 6:12pm
Courtesy photo In appreciation for greatly assisting the setup and tear down of this year’s Reality Store, Clay Business Women presented George Allin and Kenny Williams (Resident Directors) with a...


Fri, 11/30/2018 - 5:22pm
This afternoon, Saturday December 1, the Staunton Lady Volunteers are sponsoring a free “Lunch With Santa” event at the Staunton Community Center from 1:00 – 2:15 p.m. This is for children 12 and...


Fri, 11/30/2018 - 5:18pm
This Sunday, our senior minister, Chris Gregg, invites you to join us as we begin our Christmas sermon series “When God... ”. This week’s sermon is “When God... Allows our World to be Turned Upside...


Fri, 11/30/2018 - 5:16pm

Icy conditions lead to several accidents Thursday morning

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 6:15pm
Residents woke up to nasty weather Thursday morning and icy roadways in Clay County that caused numerous accidents. Shortly before 4 a.m. the National Weather Service in Indianapolis issued a special...

Rotary grant pays for CRADLES computers

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 6:13pm
The Brazil Rotary Club applied and was awarded a Rotary Foundation Grant to purchase and set up computing centers for Cradles of Clay County. Included are the computers, desks, printers,...


Thu, 11/29/2018 - 6:13pm
Join us to learn about practicing self-care with healthy eating during the holidays! Participants will even be able to sample some healthy holiday dishes at this event. All meetings except for the...

Larry Joe Barnhart

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 6:09pm
Larry Joe Barnhart, 73, of Terre Haute passed away unexpectedly at 12:45 a.m. Wednesday November 28, 2018 in his home. He retired as a cement finisher after many years as the owner of Barnhart...

Non-profits alive and well, helping many local people

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 3:49pm
Non-profit organizations are alive and well and serving many, many Clay County residents was the message communicated by representatives of nine local non-profit organizations during Tuesday’s...

Postseason awards continue to roll in for Northview girls soccer players

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 3:11pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The accolades for the Northview girls soccer team continue to build after a 19-2 season and the program’s first berth in a regional championship game. Seniors Rachel...

North Clay girls basketball tryouts in January

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 3:09pm
North Clay Middle School will be conducting tryouts for girls’ basketball on January 3rd, 4th and 5th. Seventh and eighth-grade tryouts will be 3:30-5 p.m. on January 3rd and 4th and 8-9:30 a.m. on...