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Prep Roundup

3 hours 55 min ago
Northview volleyball was 2-2 competing at the Plainfield Invitational on Saturday. The Knights defeated Terre Haute North 25-15, 25-19 in the opening match, a team they defeated 3-0 at home just two...

Northview ribbon-cutting for new turf field is Tuesday

3 hours 56 min ago
Northview High School is inviting everyone to a ribbon cutting/community night for its new turf field. The ceremony will take place at 6 p.m. on Tuesday. The field will be open to the public until 7....

Northview’s new soccer coach hits the ground running

4 hours 2 min ago
Northview named a new boys soccer coach earlier this month and he has hit the ground running thanks to prior knowledge of the team. Meanwhile, the Northview girls team started the season ranked No....

McCullough farm recognized with Hoosier Homestead award

4 hours 7 min ago
INDIANAPOLIS — At the Indiana State Fair, Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch and Indiana State Department of Agriculture Director Bruce Kettler presented 96 farming families with the Hoosier Homestead...

Prosecutor participates in roundtable on drug crisis

4 hours 10 min ago
Battling America’s drug addiction issues went local earlier this month at a roundtable discussion hosted by Indiana State University. “We have a huge methamphetamine epidemic in our county,” said...

Edward L. Emmert

4 hours 12 min ago
Edward L. Emmert, 76, of Brazil, passed away unexpectedly, August 23, 2019 while at the Clay County Airport. He was born July 8, 1943 in Clay County, the son of Fred and Marjorie Nicholls Emmert. ...

Betsy Ann France Mercer

4 hours 13 min ago
Brazil, Indiana Betsy Ann France Mercer, 66, went to be with the Lord on August 22, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born on December 1, 1952 in Brazil to the late Edmond and Lucy...

Bag Lady with a purpose... helping one mat at a time

4 hours 19 min ago
“Hoosiers Helping the Homeless … 1 Mat at a Time” started out as a borrowed idea, but it’s evolved into much more. Charlotte Reyher started the ministry project in the spring of 2017.  “Yes, I am...

Brazil man dies in Putnam County crash

4 hours 20 min ago
A Brazil man was killed early Sunday morning in a single-vehicle motorcycle crash. Benjamin Courtney, 28, was killed when he wrecked his motorcycle shortly after midnight on County Road 500 East in...

Tree will honor veterans at Forest Park

4 hours 53 min ago
There will be a new way to recognize veterans at Forest Park. “This is something I’ve always wanted to do,” said Eddie Treadway about the dedication of a tree by Christmas In The Park (CIP) in honor...

Northview volleyball retires Rylee’s No. 12, then sweeps TH North

Sat, 08/24/2019 - 10:18am
Northview volleyball honored one of its own, Rylee Rogers, by retiring her No. 12 uniform in a pregame ceremony with her parents and family members in attendance on Thursday. Rogers died in a tragic...

Offensive woes stall Northview in 7-0 loss in season opener

Sat, 08/24/2019 - 10:12am
Northview and host Terre Haute North were fighting to a defensive stalemate, the game still scoreless heading inside the final seven minutes of the fourth quarter. However, with 6:18 remaining,...

Public Record, Aug. 16-23, 2019

Fri, 08/23/2019 - 2:51pm
CLAY COUNTY COURTHOUSE NOTE: Due to Clay County Courthouse’s new recordkeeping system, PUBLIC RECORD will cite the highest level of the offense charged in court proceedings. It will be placed after...

Power of Community set for Sept. 19th

Fri, 08/23/2019 - 2:48pm
Clay County is hosting its annual Power of the Community on Thursday, Sept. 19th at the North Clay Middle School. The event is a fund raiser for the United Way of the Wabash Valley’s Success by 6...

Truck being raffled to benefit Sheriffs Youth Ranch

Fri, 08/23/2019 - 2:27pm
Indiana sheriffs are raffling a RAM 1500 pickup truck to raise funds for their new Youth Ranch, where they will mentor future law enforcement officers and bond with at-risk kids. The 2019 pickup...

Major work projects completed at Clay Community School Corporation facilities this summer, and more underway

Fri, 08/23/2019 - 2:21pm
To say it was a busy summer doesn’t even begin to explain how much work is going on at local schools. Clay Community Schools Director of Extended Services Mike Howard has been coordinating work crews...

JAIL BOOKINGS Aug. 16-23, 2019

Fri, 08/23/2019 - 12:49pm
CLAY COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER The following jail bookings took place during Aug. 16-23, 2019: Stultz, Haley Jean, 27, Brazil: Probation order violation(MC) Lopez, Jovani, 31, Terre Haute: Operating...

COURT NEWS August 16-23, 2019

Fri, 08/23/2019 - 12:46pm
CLAY COUNTY COURTHOUSE NOTE: Due to Clay County Courthouse’s new recordkeeping system, PUBLIC RECORD will cite the highest level of the offense charged in court proceedings. It will be placed after...

Northview boys tennis season opener postponed

Fri, 08/23/2019 - 12:02pm
Northview’s boys tennis home and season opener on Thursday with White River Valley was postponed due to weather. No makeup date was announced.

Northview girls fall to Terre Haute North in home, season opener

Fri, 08/23/2019 - 12:01pm
Terre Haute North defeated Class 2A No. 20-ranked Northview 5-2 in the Knights’ girls soccer team’s home and season opener on Wednesday. The visiting Patriots never trailed after jumping to an early...