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This Week, That Year Sept. 24-30, 1956: Indiana battleground for election

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 6:48pm
* Center Point residents celebrated the town's 100th anniversary with a colorful parade the drew 10,000 visitors and raised $10,000. * In 1956, Indiana was marked as a battleground state by national...

Royalty rides in K-Day Parade Saturday

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 6:31pm
King Evan Mitten and Queen Kaitlyn Bennett are transported down National Avenue during Saturday's K-Day Parade. The parade was originally named for the Brazil Kiwanis Club and has alternately been...

Push renewed for stoplight after school bus crash

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 6:29pm
Shortly after last week's fiery crash involving a school bus and sport-utility vehicle, State Representative Alan Morrison implored those on social media to speak their mind about what many have...

Proud, yet humble, Northview singers are all-state performers

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 6:28pm
Three choristers from Northview High School were recently selected to participate in the 2018 Indiana All-State Choir. When the auditions were held at Terre Haute South High School on Sept. 10, there...

Clay City boys win Shakamak Invite; Wolf and Laswell place second

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 3:18pm
Times Staff Report JASONVILLE ‑ Steamy conditions greeted runners at the Shakamak Invite on Saturday morning in Jasonville, but it did not slow Clay City down. The Clay City boys returned home...

Northview volleyball picks up 11th straight win

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 3:16pm
Times Staff Report Northview volleyball won its 11th straight match with 25-14, 25-13, 25-16 victory against Brown County on Saturday morning. The Knights improved to 18-3 overall this season as...

Northview girls top Edgewood in WIC cross over, boys fall to Cadets

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 3:14pm
Times Staff Report Northview came up with a split of its Western Indiana Conference cross-over soccer games on Saturday morning. The Northview girls knocked off Edgewood 4-1 to claim third-place in...

Northview able to outlast Cougars in shootout

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 11:49pm
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor BAINBRIDGE -- Lightning delayed the start of Friday's battle between Northview and North Putnam, but for the Knights. However, the real fireworks proved to be on the...

Northview football game under lightning delay

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 8:20pm
Tonight's football game between Northview and North Putnam in Putnam County has yet to kick off after several delays for lightning.

Senior Center hosting Dake Saturday

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 5:59pm
The Clay County Senior Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil, will host Ben Dake and Memphis Memories at 7 p.m. today. The Center will sell sandwiches and pie as a fundraiser. The entertainment is...

Kenneth Lee White

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 5:41pm
Brazil, Indiana Kenneth Lee White, 63, went to be with the Lord on September 21, 2017 at Springhill Village in Terre Haute. He was born in Clay County, Indiana on March 8, 1954 to the late Leroy and...

Bobbie Whitmarsh

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 5:35pm
Bobbie Whitmarsh, 91, of Harmony, Indiana, passed away at home, September 21, 2017, with his family by his side. He was born July 11, 1926, in Harmony, the son of the late James and Irene (Shaffer)...

CHURCH NEWS September 23, 2017

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 4:54pm
Look what's happening at Bee Ridge: Save the date, Sunday, Oct. 8, we are holding our annual Church Service and Jonah Fish Fry at the Forest Park Cow Palace. The Church Service is at 10:30 featuring...

"Death bed regrets"

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 4:53pm
What is the difference between someone who "works hard" at their job and someone who "works too much"? I'm not sure I have the answer but working too hard made the list of people's deepest regrets as...

STAUNTON SCENE September 23, 2017

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 4:47pm
The price is $9 for adults and $5 for children. As always, profits will go to benefit our community. (courtesy of Lu Newby) Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by morning worship service at...

Customer Appreciation Day

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 4:44pm
Above, Greg Eckart (left) and Nick Givens fire up the grill, waiting to serve the first people to stop by for customer appreciation day on Friday. Riddell National Bank has served sandwiches, chips...

Cloverleaf Rehabilitation luncheon

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 4:43pm
The annual Cloverleaf Rehabilitation luncheon at Top Notch restaurant was Wednesday. "This is for all of our residents who graduated last year from our therapy department, went home and have been...

Indiana DNR: Dry weather could shorten fall foliage display

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 4:34pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- State forestry officials say Indiana's recent dry spell could shorten and dim the state's fall foliage season. The state Department of Natural Resources says the brightest fall...

Police urge caution on roads during harvest season

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 4:30pm
During Autumn many motorists take to the roads to take in the beauty of fall. It's also harvest time and many farmers are taking to the roadways to get into the fields, which is why safety should be...

Library hosting program about Sammy Terry

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 4:24pm
Brazil Public Library invites the public to a talk about "Sammy Terry" at 6 p.m. Oct. 3. Guests will learn more about Bob Carter and Nightmare Theater. RSVP by Sept. 30 by calling 812-448-1981.