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Lady Knights' wrestling program grows, ignites excitement

Tue, 11/16/2021 - 1:08pm
Last winter, Northview put together its first-ever girls wrestling team after spending several years trying to make the dream Tony Sanabria, Pat Brown and Sarah Tellechea had into a reality....

Tucker nominated for Farm Service Agency position

Tue, 11/16/2021 - 11:08am
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has started mailing ballots for the Farm Service Agency (FSA) county committee elections to eligible farmers and ranchers across the country. To be counted,...

New CASA advocates

Tue, 11/16/2021 - 11:06am
Deedra Arvin and Nick McCollum are the two newest volunteers for Clay County CASA. They were sworn in by Judge Joseph Trout. A Clay County CASA volunteers have been screened and trained by the Clay...

HONOR ROLL: Meridian Elementary

Tue, 11/16/2021 - 11:04am
1st Grading Period FIRST GRADE ALL A’S: Hadley Broady, Hayden Broady, Natalie Richardson, Piper Davis, Emmalyn Hoffman, Exavior Stewart ALL A’S & B’S: Jase Batchelor, Kynley Batchelor, Harrison...

FFA program provides great foundation for adult success

Tue, 11/16/2021 - 11:01am
To the Editor: Recently, Indianapolis hosted nearly 60,000 FFA members from around the country for the National FFA Convention. This convention has been held in Indy for a number of years and will...

Tree program earns CCSWCD honors

Tue, 11/16/2021 - 10:55am
On, Wednesday, Indiana Conservation Partnership leaders enjoyed a presentation on Clay County’s SWCD Tree Giveaway Program. The Clay County Soil & Water Conservation District also had a ICP District...

A new banner for the holidays

Tue, 11/16/2021 - 10:44am
A Brazil City bucket truck took to National Avenue/US 40 in Brazil to exchange the banners on the street lights for the holidays for new holiday-themed ones.

Wolfe signs with Wabash Valley Community College

Mon, 11/15/2021 - 10:42pm
Growing up, Clay City senior Demi Wolfe always envisioned herself playing softball at the collegiate level. The left-handed throwing first baseman/pitcher showed interested programs that’s exactly...

COVID-19 announcement

Mon, 11/15/2021 - 4:57pm
Since the Indiana State Department of Health’s COVID-19 Dashboard ( shows Clay County in YELLOW for the Weekly 2-Metric Score, The Brazil Times will not update the local data...

Toy drive underway

Mon, 11/15/2021 - 4:48pm
US 40 through Brazil was a cheerful reminder of the holidays to come as the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots drive was collecting monetary donations and items outside the DLC Media radio station...

BRAZIL BUZZ: Another year brings more memories

Mon, 11/15/2021 - 12:47pm
This is another beautiful autumn day. The leaves on the ornamental trees that dot the well-tended lawns in this neighborhood have reached their peak, a colorful sight. There is not a cloud in the...

Kathryn Lee Gilbert

Mon, 11/15/2021 - 12:44pm
Kathryn Lee Gilbert, 102, passed away peacefully in her sleep November 12, 2021 at Emerald Groves North Assisted Living Center in Mesa, AZ. Born the third of six children to Hattie and Mack...

Brenda J. Bussing

Mon, 11/15/2021 - 12:25pm
Brenda J. Bussing, 72, of Brazil, Indiana, passed away peacefully at her home, on November 13, 2021, following a brief illness. She was born on October 19, 1949, in Brazil, Indiana, the daughter of...