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CLAY COUNTY THROUGH THE YEARS: Maj. Gen. Ralph Francis Stearley just 'faded away' into history

3 hours 49 min ago
This is befitting of the career and retirement of Major General Ralph Francis Stearley, who has just faded away. Major General Stearley died February 3, 1973, and is buried at Arlington National...

Kidders welcome baby Milo

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 11:01pm
For this child we have prayed. With patience and love, we waited for our baby boy. It is with excitement and pride, we announce him to the world. Proud parents Colton and Samantha (Solomon) Kidder...

Current, former bosses applaud dedicated employee

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 10:55pm
Debi Brown is retiring after being a Child Support case manager for 15 years. “I really liked it,” said Brown about the job she says was very rewarding. “No one truly understands how much work it...

Brackney, HMSB insurance office merges with Gasway in Brazil

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 10:53pm
HMSB Insurance already had branches in Rockville and Montezuma in addition to its home base in Greencastle — and increased its customer service area to Brazil on Friday with a ribbon cutting ceremony...

New guard commander enjoys first Sunday lunch program

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 10:42pm
A new commander arrived at the Brazil National Guard this weekend, and it was just in time for the annual Bussing-Louderback Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1127 Auxiliary’s Sunday Lunch. “We greatly...

Brazil Concert Band to present ‘On With The Show’ Sunday evening

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 10:36pm
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will present On With The Show, Sunday August 1st, at 8 p.m., in Forest Park rain or shine. A wide range of beloved music will include...

11th annual Pierson DeHart Golf Scramble set for July 31

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 10:32pm
The 11th annual Pierson DeHart Memorial Golf Tournament is set for Saturday at Forest Park Golf Course in Brazil to raise money for children with medical problems. The golf outing is named for...

Barbara Sue Bryan

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 3:41pm
Barbara Sue Bryan, 79, passed away July 25, 2021 in Pensacola, Florida. She was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on June 7, 1942 to the late Delbert and Thelma (Metheny) Pullum. Sue graduated from...

Senate honors firefighter for 23 years service

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 3:08pm
Indiana Senator (R) Jon Ford stopped by Posey Township Volunteer Fire Department this weekend to say “thanks” to the department for their hard work for the community they serve and to honor one of...

Jaike Patrick Matthews

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 12:57pm
Jaike Patrick Matthews, 25, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021. He was born August 20, 1995 at Putnam County Hospital in Greencastle, Indiana, to Jason Siddons and Christina Matthews. Jaike graduated...

Mosley to appear Sunday at Brazil First Christian Church

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 12:04am
The Brazil community is invited to attend a concert by singer, songwriter, and storyteller Daryl Mosley on Sunday, August 1, at 6 p.m. at the First Christian Church, 1875 U.S. 40, in Brazil. From...

Brazil First UMC welcomes new pastor

Sun, 07/25/2021 - 11:54pm
First United Methodist Church welcomed a new pastor July 1 as Pastor Rick Koch retired. Kerry Clear comes from pastorates in South Bend and Elkhart after serving as pastor for five years. He is not...

Rose-Hulman accepting ideas for student community projects

Sat, 07/24/2021 - 11:34pm
TERRE HAUTE – Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology seniors are seeking to culminate their undergraduate educations by working in teams during the 2021-22 school year to complete civil engineering...

Community Theater announces 2021-22 schedule

Sat, 07/24/2021 - 11:27pm
The Community Theatre of Clay County has announced the schedule for its 2021-2022 season. October 1, 2, and 3, 2021 (Auditions August 2, 2021 – 6:30 p.m.) ABBA’s hits tell the story of a young...

VIDEO: Honoring a brother

Sat, 07/24/2021 - 3:51pm
Veterans Stronghold organized a benefit motorcycle and Jeep ride in support of Darrin E. Dant's family Saturday, July 24. Dant passed away earlier in July. The ride started at the Veterans of Foreign...

Eels to host softball camp

Fri, 07/23/2021 - 11:06pm
Clay City's softball team, fresh off its state runnerup finish in the 2021 state tournament, will be hosting a softball camp next week for youth entering grades K-8.

BRAZIL BUZZ: Mary Lou purges her collection, at least for a little while

Fri, 07/23/2021 - 10:46pm
Last Friday, we enjoyed an outing with our daughter, Lori Ann Patrick, and our son-in-law Clifford. We had lunch at a Mexican restaurant and visited an antique mall and other little shops on main...

Federal government food giveaway set Saturday at First Christian Church

Fri, 07/23/2021 - 10:43pm
The next federal government COVID-19 food distribution will be today (July 24) at First Christian Church west of Brazil on U.S. 40 from 9-11 a.m. Enter from Hwy. 40 and follow signs. Do not get out...

Hofmann family reunion 2021 has been canceled

Fri, 07/23/2021 - 10:12pm
The Hofmann family reunion for 2021 has been canceled.