July 29, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Street paving in Delphi begins Wednesday

Milestone Project Manager Doug Pierce told the Comet Monday preparation work will begin Wednesday, July 29, to pave the sections where new water lines have recently been installed in Delphi’s downtown. More...

Local News

Former Pittsburg restaurant is new Delphi Legion location

It is no secret the Delphi American Legion Post 75 wants to own the building formerly occupied by the Indiana Department of Child Services on the east end of Delphi. It is also no secret their current location on South Washington St. More...

Local P.I.’s investigation lands him in magazine

Dale Seward, owner of Bob’s Investigations, is quoted in a feature story found in the July issue of Indianapolis Monthly magazine. More...

Burlington

The Food Pantry at the Church of Christ is open from 12 noon to 3 p.m. on Mondays. The pantry is in need of toilet paper, paper towels, diapers sizes 4, 5 and 6 and school supplies. Kiwanis Club will meet at 7:30 a.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Finding fault

Midwest Memo

I headed to the farm early Saturdaymorningviaa9a.m. stop for a meeting in Aurora, Ill. Route 88 was busy for that hour of a weekend day and traffic was moving at a quick clip. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

A snapshot of Indiana’s budget

Guest Commentary

On July 14, after a journey of more than three billion miles and almost 10 years, we flew a spacecraft past Pluto and took snapshots. That was exciting. More...

Faith

Ripples of Grace

Lessons from the Heart

On April 18, 1942, Jacob DeShazer and the rest of the crew of “Bat Out of Hell,” a United States military B-25, took flight from the deck of the USS Hornet. More...

Obituaries

Marcia A. Foster

Marcia A. Foster, 56, of Monticello, died at 2:20 a.m. Thursday, July 23, 2015, at St. Elizabeth East Hospital, Lafayette. She was born Dec. 15, 1958, in Lafayette, to Robert and Shirley Fesler Foster. Her marriage was to John D. Disinger on Sept. More...

Lois C. Wagoner

Lois Catherine (Wolf) Wagoner, 87, slipped away from this life at her home near Pyrmont, to be with her Lord Jesus on Monday, July 27, 2015, at 1:36 a.m. She was born on Dec. 12, 1927, in Carroll County, the daughter of Jesse and Pearl Wolf. More...

Barry D. Pearson

Barry D. Pearson, 73, passed away on Saturday, July 25, 2015, at home surrounded by his family under the care of Hospice of South Georgia. Barry was born on Dec. 10, 1941, in Ockley, Ind., to the late Charles and Florence Pearson. More...

Special Sections

Delphi Council plans to change parks department workload

Longevity pay and code enforcement included for ‘16

Delphi City Council members heard 2016 budget requests from department heads at a special July 23 meeting. More...

Old Settlers - something for all ages

The 160th annual Carroll County Old Settlers will be Aug. 5 to 8 in downtown Delphi. The event will feature entertainment, food venues, rides and much more. More...

REMC makes it official

The official groundbreaking for the new Carroll White REMC building in the Hoosier Heartland Industrial Park, a $5.5 million project, was celebrated by more than 50 speakers and spectators Tuesday morning. More...

Community

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

This week’s culinary journey on Historic Route 66 makes a few pit stops in the Show Me State. Beginning just west of Joplin and meandering east to St. More...

Meetings

Wednesday Forum Members of Wednesday Forum met for lunch at the home of Geraldine Landes for the July meeting. More...

Powlen 50th anniversary

Pat and Karen Powlen, 3718 E. 900 N., Camden, will be married 50 years on Aug. 22. Their children are hosting a casual cake and punch celebration in their honor on Aug. 22 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Shiloh Christian Church. More...

Sports

State runners-up

Flora 12U All-Stars competed in the 2015 State Tournament at Pierceton Monday night. The Flora team fell short, losing to New Paris 8-11, in the championship game. More...

‘62 DCHS grad and author to be featured on radio

Delphi Community High School Class of 1962 graduate and children’s book author, Babs Bell Hajd usiewicz, will be interviewed live on WSAL 1230AM radio station out of Logansport from 8 to 9 a.m. July 30. More...

Snow’s Martial Arts students place

Members of the Carroll County Community Center Martial Arts program participated in the Ne-Du- U-Kon-Tae Karate National Tournament held July 18 in Massillon, Ohio. More...

Education

DCSC students prepare for another school year

Parents of returning students may register their child online, as well as pay book rental fees. Applications for free and reduced lunch assistance are included in the online registration process. More...

Ivy Tech offers new transfer degree pathways to any Indiana four-year university

Eleven new transfer degrees offered at Ivy Tech Community College for the Fall 2015 semester will allow students who earn an associate degree to transfer to any state institution of higher education as a junior and pursue a bachelor’s degree. More...

CCSC new hires are named

Carroll School Board met twice in July. Personnel and the new field house were discussion topics. New hires approved include: • Gary Duff as physics class support for 170 days at $15,170 plus benefits. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings CitiBank NA filed a complaint against Alan W. Unger. Jefferson Capital Systems LLC filed a complaint against Judith D. Ragan. DC Rentals LLC filed a complaint against Shaun Flores. More...

Circuit Court

Recent filings State of Indiana filed a complaint against Adam M. Smith. Estates were entered into probate for the following: Charlene M. Sacha; Violet M. Johns; Margery M. Watson; and Jay A. Taylor. More...

Marriage Licenses

Thomas L. Everett Jr., 54, and Penny J. Babcock, 48, both of Delphi Walon C. Peters, 26, and Mallory B. Brenneman, 20 both of Rossville Ryan L. Schroll, 32, and Alexandra E. Fairbanks, 26, both of Delphi Jesse D. Heise, 29, and Sydney G. More...