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John Wayburn Switzer, Centerpoint

Tue, 01/31/2023 - 4:11pm
John Wayburn Switzer, 80, of Centerpoint, Indiana, passed away on January 29, 2023 while at St. Francis Hospital, in Indianapolis. John was born on June 21, 1942, in Linden, Indiana the son of...

TOP STORY OF THE DAY: Have you seen Milo?

Tue, 01/31/2023 - 3:47pm
A scared dog escaped a tragic accident three years ago, but his family has continued the search to bring him back home. Milo was an emotional support dog for Jenna and a pal to her husband and...

John Henry Cox, of Covington

Tue, 01/31/2023 - 12:30pm
John Henry Cox, age 82 of Covington, passed away on Friday, January 27, 2023. He was born in Brazil, Indiana on October 3, 1940 to the late Arthur Glen & Mary Ester (Wellman) Cox. John graduated from...

Sen. Ford: Bill expanding Indiana TANF eligibility passes Senate

Tue, 01/31/2023 - 8:55am
INDIANAPOLIS — A bill authored by State Sen. Jon Ford (R-Terre Haute) that would expand the income eligibility for the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program in Indiana unanimously...

TOP STORY OF THE DAY: Local residents talk about raising chickens, and selling eggs

Mon, 01/30/2023 - 4:54pm
A bird flu outbreak, the high cost of chicken feed, and spiraling inflation costs have driven egg prices skyward. With inflation affecting costs for farmers, distributors, and retailers all along the...

TOP STORY OF THE DAY: Candidate filing deadline rapidly approaching

Mon, 01/30/2023 - 4:49pm
The 2023 Primary Election is just around the corner, but the deadline for hopefuls to file their individual declarations of candidacy for public office is knocking on the door. According to Clay...

Chaotic Thursday for First Responders

Mon, 01/30/2023 - 4:47pm
Thursday was a busy day for first responders in Clay County. Along with numerous medical calls and various calls for service, Clay County Sheriff Brison Swearingen confirmed the Clay County 911...

Chicken-and-noodle dinner raisings donated to Clay Community Schools

Mon, 01/30/2023 - 4:45pm
Two representatives from Bee Ridge Community Church west of Brazil recently donated funds raised from the church’s chicken-and-noodle dinner to Clay Community Schools at Van Buren Elementary. The...

USDA Announces Grants for Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production

Mon, 01/30/2023 - 4:29pm
WASHINGTON, Jan. 26, 2023 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is making available up to $7.5 million for grants through its Office of Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production (OUAIP). The...


Mon, 01/30/2023 - 4:26pm
The Clay County Board of Finance will hold their annual meeting on Tuesday, January 31, 2023 at 3:00 p.m. in the Commissioners Courtroom, Clay County Courthouse, 609 E National Ave, Brazil IN. CLAY...

Clay County recipient of the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship

Mon, 01/30/2023 - 4:21pm
TERRE HAUTE — The Wabash Valley Community Foundation is pleased to announce Clay Brown of Clay City High School as the recipient of the 2023 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship for Clay County....

Indiana DNR opens annual photo contest

Mon, 01/30/2023 - 4:19pm
Get out your cameras and find your favorite historic destination because the DNR Division of Historic Preservation & Archaeology’s annual preservation photo contest has begun. The contest has been...

Movement Mortgage expands in Indiana with the grand opening of the Terre Haute location

Mon, 01/30/2023 - 3:08pm
TERRE HAUTE — Movement Mortgage, the nation’s sixth-largest retail mortgage lender, is excited to announce the grand opening of the Terre Haute location. The grand opening will be held on Feb. 7 at...


Mon, 01/30/2023 - 2:29pm
VICKI LYNN ROLLINGS Carmel, IN Vicki Lynn Rollings (6-5-1949), Carmel, IN, tied together the threads of her earthly life on Jan. 26, 2023 at age 73 due to Amyloid. The determination she applied...


Mon, 01/30/2023 - 2:28pm
Tammie Lynette (Jarvis) Sterrett, 59, of Brazil, Indiana, passed away on January 29, 2023 following a lengthy illness. Tammie was born on February 14, 1963, in Indianapolis, Indiana the daughter of...

JANUARY Jail Bookings

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 4:12pm

JANUARY Public Record

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 3:10pm
CLAY COUNTY COURTHOUSE The following cases in Clay County Circuit and Superior Courts from January 1-31, 2022: CIVIL Atlas Services, Inc. v. Stephen Gibson, II, Cady Grice CC The Cincinnati...

Lady Knights hoping layoff gives themselves rest instead of rust

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 2:37pm
Huddled around the television with his team and coaching staff a couple of weekends ago, Northview girls basketball coach Zack Keyes had some instant thoughts cross his mind when he saw the unveiling...

Clay City looking to make sectional run by doing little things

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 2:34pm
Throughout the entirety of the 2022-23 girls high school basketball season, Clay City head coach Jason Sinders has preached to his team the importance of doing the little things, which he calls ‘the...

Clay City clinches winning season for first time since 2014-15

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 2:30pm
As they pulled into the parking lot and peered out of the bus windows at White River Valley High School Saturday evening, it was as if they were looking at a house of horrors. The last time Clay...