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Schools given go ahead to begin on Monday

Fri, 08/07/2020 - 2:21pm
On Friday, the following was posted on the Clay Community Schools website: Clay Community Schools Family Members: Clay Community Schools continues to work very closely with local health officials. ...

TOP STORY OF THE DAY Brought to you FREE by WICU: 2020 Election information: How you can vote

Fri, 08/07/2020 - 11:05am
Mail-in ballots sure are a hot topic of the election right now, so this is some information on the process in the State of Indiana. If you have other questions beyond the information provided here,...

Stanley got around before his passing

Fri, 08/07/2020 - 9:28am
My father, Ronald Killion, lost his faithful canine Stanley on a Sunday evening. We believe his story should be shared. Stanley (Killion) 15 in human years, crossed the rainbow bridge Sunday evening...

TOP STORY OF THE DAY Brought to you FREE by WICU: Biddy in custody as CCSD review protocols

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 6:11pm
The recent escape of an inmate from the Clay County Justice Center has caused the Clay County Sheriff’s Department some grief. “This is something that should have never happened, but it did happen,...

COVID-19 concerns delays first day of school

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 5:53pm
Clay Community School Corporation delayed the start of school Tuesday afternoon less than 24 hours before the scheduled return of students after being off due to COVID-19 since March. Students are...

CHURCH NEWS Saturday, August 8, 2020

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 5:10pm

STAUNTON SCENE August 8, 2020

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 5:06pm
The next Staunton Community Center Dinner, presented by the Lady Volunteers, is planned for Friday August 28 (time to be announced). Details will be forthcoming soon. Sunday morning church service...

Jane Lee (Terhune) Hubble Elliott

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 4:57pm
Jane Lee (Terhune) Hubble Elliott, 72, went home to the Lord on Friday July 31, 2020 with her family by her side.  Born on March 15, 1948 in Indianapolis Indiana to John McCulloch Terhune and Mildred...

$600,000 grant for Knightsville

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 4:54pm
The Town of Knightsville has been awarded $600,000 for flood drainage improvements. This project will add more than 1,400 linear feet of stormwater piping to the current system, including increasing...

York finalizes purchase of Plainfield dealership Westgate

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 4:51pm
PLAINFIELD — York Automotive Group has added a Hendricks County dealership to its four existing businesses in Greencastle, Brazil and Crawfordsville. The York family has entered an agreement to...


Thu, 08/06/2020 - 4:49pm
Beecher Cromwell’s parents, Davis and Rebecca (Notter) Cromwell, were school teachers in Clay County. Davis taught for 18 years. In the 1880s he was admitted to the bar to practice law. He ran a...

Local data about how COVID-19 affecting Clay County residents

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 4:11pm
As the number of positive COVID-19 cases in Clay County tipped over 100 this week, the Clay County Health Department provided localized data about how the pandemic affected residents. Clay County...

IHSAA answers COVID-19 related questions

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 2:40pm
The IHSAA recently unveiled a COVID-19 Resource Center for anyone to look at the different procedures that will take place as high school sports makes its return. Among the many topics covered inside...

Coaching the Knights a dream come true for Rains

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 2:11pm
Back in 2000, Mike Rains was receiving his diploma from Northview High School, ending his soccer playing career with the Knights. Fast forward 20 years and the Brazil native is back a part of the...

Season Preview: Northview boys soccer

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 2:10pm
by adler ingalsbe Times Sports Editor When Mike Rains took over the reigns as Northview’s boys head soccer coach, he inherited a group that has put together back-to-back winning seasons. Wanting to...

Season Preview: Northview girls soccer

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 2:08pm
Four-peat may not come off the tongue nearly as well as three-peat, but Northview girls head soccer coach Don Bryan admitted it had a better ring to it. And after winning three consecutive sectional...

Baysinger reunion cancelled

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 8:54am
The Baysinger family reunion scheduled for August 16 at Forest Park has been cancelled due to the spread of COVID-19. Plans are to have a reunion next year.

City offices open Monday, masks required

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 9:47am
Mayor Brian Wyndham announced Wednesday morning that all Brazil city offices will be open to the public once again starting Monday but masks are required. The offices have been closed the past...

Shelter for homeless female veterans coming to Clay City

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 9:07am
Dr. Duane Chassie, invited the public to attend the grand opening and ribbon cutting for “A Place Called Hope,” a temporary residence for homeless female veterans at 501 E. 9th St., Clay City, during...

BREAKING – Escapee Biddy in custody

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 7:18pm
Clay County Sheriff’s Department officials confirm escaped inmate from Clay County Justice Center Timothy Biddy, 59, was taken into custody after police pursuit in Terre Haute minutes ago. Although...