June 13, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Age no deterrent to Flora senior

71-year-old earns degree

At 71, Laraine MacLauchlan is an example, not only that you’re never too old to go back to school but you’re never too old to follow your dreams.  Laraine always intended to earn a degree but life just got in the way, not in a bad wa More...

Local News

Red Brick Theatre to hold auditions

The Red Brick Theatre is holding open auditions at the Delphi Opera House (first floor) June 19 and 20 for “Over the River and Through the Woods.”  The play by Joe DiPietto and directed by Doug Davis will be presented Aug. More...

Burlington

Kiwanis Club meets Saturday mornings at 7:30 for breakfast and meeting in the Community Park Building. More...

Camden

The Camden Food Pantry will be open Saturday, June 16, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the First Baptist Church.  Camden Woman’s Literary Club will meet June 19 at 7 p.m. at the Fireman’s Lounge. More...

Opinions & Letters

Paperless

Midwest Memo

Five desks down from mine, the office landscape where I work recently changed from conventional to iffy. Instead of a clear path, now in the center of the aisle, there sits an enormous blue plastic garbage container on wheels. More...

Political Cartoon

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Facebook carries opinions, not necessarily facts

We frequently hear from others how the Comet is portrayed on Facebook. More...

Education

CJHS students earn awards

Carroll Junior High School students were honored at an end of the school year awards program. Receiving awards were:   More...

Carroll high school honor roll students are named

The second semester honor roll has been announced by Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School Principal Tiffany Myers. More...

Continuing ed scholarship is offered

Delphi Business Women are offering a Continuing Education Scholarship to a resident of the Delphi Community School district. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

New filings are from public records available in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

New filings are from public records available in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Marriage Licenses

Kailey R. Goltz, 18, and Lakendra R. Graham, 19   More...

Ah….a place to get away

Two not-for-profit groups combined efforts into one celebratory weekend to tout both the Adams Mill and the Wildcat Creek last Saturday. The Wildcat Creek Guardians joined forces with the Adams Mill Inc. More...

DCSC board begins 2018 G.O. bond approval

School climate survey available

The Delphi Community School Board began the process to approve the 2018 General Obligation (G.O.) bond used for corporation improvements at the Monday night meeting. More...

DCTA questions proposed admin position

The Delphi Community School Board opens each monthly meeting in the same way. The first item on the agenda is the “Call to Order” followed by an invitation to those in the audience to comment on any item on the agenda. More...

Community

Professional Briefs

Forrest Tate has restarted Tate’s Tree Service in Carroll County after owning and operating the business in the Nappanee, Goshen and Wakarusa area for eight years.  Tate started out as a logger in 2001 and started his tree business in 2006 More...

History of Father’s Day

Meandering Melodies

The calendar says Sunday is Father’s Day. A couple years ago I wrote a column about how Mother’s Day got started. More...

Anniversary open house

Gene and Donna McCarty of Rossville will be celebrating 60 years of marriage with an open house hosted by their children on Sunday, June 24. The event will be from 1 to 5 p.m. at 7507 W. 700 S., Rossville (46065).  More...

Faith

The Grace Message

Lessons from the Heart

“…If ye have heard of the dispensation of the grace of God which is given me to you-ward.” Ephesians 3:2.  More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, Delphi Journal, Flora History website and the Carroll County Historical Museum.  10 YEARS AGO   More...

Obituaries

Carl L. Mocherman

Carl Lynn Mocherman, 75, of Cutler, passed away at his residence surrounded by his family, Wednesday, June 13, 2018.  He was born May 22, 1943, in Logansport, to Ray and Una (Powell) Mocherman.  He was a 1961 graduate of Burlington Hig More...

Helen Anderson

Helen Anderson, 98, of Delphi, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2018, at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  More...

William R. Alberts

William R. “Rob” Alberts, 54, of Delphi, passed away on Saturday, June 9, 2018, at St. Elizabeth East in Lafayette.  Rob was born Oct. 13, 1963, in Lafayette, to the late Gary L. and Sharon (Politz) Alberts. More...

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