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Two local farms recognized at State Fair

4 hours 54 min ago
Two Clay County farms were among the 88 recognized at the Indiana State Fair this year. The Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch and Indiana State Department of Agriculture Director Bruce Kettler presented...

Explosive Knights set the tone in win over THN

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 10:57pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview Knights were looking to set the tone for what they are hoping to be a special 2018 football season. On Friday night they did something that only two...

Masterworks Chorale looking for singers

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 7:09pm
The Indiana State University Masterworks Chorale, a large vocal ensemble of students, faculty and local community members dedicated to the study and performance of major choral works, is looking for...

Measles are in the news, but not a local issue, yet

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 7:08pm
Since the start of the new year, there have been more than 120 cases of confirmed measles from 21 states across America and the District of Colombia. And while Indiana is on the list, Clay County...

Bowling Green Old Settlers 150th Picnic coming up

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 7:05pm
Three days of events are planned for August 24, 25 and 26th in Bowling Green, Indiana. Various events are planned on Friday from 4-9 p.m., Saturday 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. There will be...

Book Sale today

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 6:57pm
Clay County Friends of the Library Book Shoppe will be open today from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The book shoppe is located inside the parking lot at 204 North Walnut Street, Brazil, across from the Brazil...

Launching a new learning experience

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 6:55pm
Submitted photo Friends, family and supporters joined with members of the Clay County Chamber of Commerce for a ribbon cutting at the new location of Launch Academy, 100 North Forest Avenue, Brazil....

CLUB NEWS: Jackson Township Better Homes Extension Club

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 6:52pm
The Jackson Township Better Homes Extension Club held their July 26 meeting at the 4-H Exhibit Hall with Ellen Knox, president, serving as hostess for the pitch-in. The meal and fellowship was...

Class of Blue Devils

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 6:51pm
Submitted photo The Blue Devils of the Van Buren Class of 1968 gathered on August 4th at Pappy’s Corral in Downtown Brazil to catch up. Attending the event were (first row) Karen Pell Rogers, Frank...

Church Calendar News

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 6:50pm
The Church of Our Lord Jesus will have a food give away on Saturday, August 25, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. District Elder Anthony Orkmon is the pastor. The church is located at 708 E. Hendrix St., Brazil. The...

God’s design is the best

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 6:48pm
I just completed carpal tunnel surgery last week and it was quite an experience. I was reminded again, in my work as a hospital chaplain, what patients go through every day. I got to disrobe and put...

New Pastor at First Christian Church

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 6:47pm
We are very excited that Jonathan Rhoades has become the new Family and Children’s Minister at First Christian Church, Brazil! Jonathan believes First Christian Church provides a loving, relevant,...

CHURCH NEWS August 18, 2018

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 6:45pm
Our Opportunities August 19 - 26, 2018 Sunday – August 19: 9 a.m. Traditional Worship Service; 9:45 a.m. Something’s Brewing; 10:10 a.m. Sunday School; 11 a.m. Contemporary Worship Service and 5:30...

STAUNTON SCENE August 18, 2018

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 6:43pm
The next Staunton Community Center Dinner, prepared by the Lady Volunteers, will be on Friday August 31 from 4-7 p.m. This month’s menu features Country Fried Steak with white gravy, mashed potatoes,...

Knights looking for continued success on the pitch

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 5:56pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview girls soccer program took a large stride forward during the 2017 season with its first sectional championship during a 16-4 season. The good news for...

Veteran Northview lines are foundation for success in 2018

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 3:32pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor One of the most important aspects in the success of a football team begins up front on both the offensive and defensive lines. Any coach at any level of the game will...

Veteran secondary, young LBs highlight Knights’ defense

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 3:31pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Linebacker and the secondary will be a contrast in veteran leadership mixed with varsity inexperience for the Knights in 2018. The Knights have five seniors mixed in...

Cook returns to bolster Knights’ WR corp this season

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 3:29pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview receiving corp is looking for added depth this season with senior Trevor Cook the clear number one for quarterback Trey Shaw. Three different players...

Explosive MJ Shelton returns to lead Northview RBs in 2018

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 3:28pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview was a powerful rushing team during the 2017 season and there is no reason to think that the ground game will be any less potent this season. The Knights...

Senior QB Trey Shaw returns to lead Northview offense

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 3:27pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview senior quarterback Trey Shaw came of age last year behind center for the Knights. A year of part time seasoning as a sophomore led to a leadership role as a...