June 13, 2018 RSS feed / 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...

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...

Engagements

Rader-Kitchel   Shannon and Gary Rader of Delphi announce the engagement of their daughter, Laine, of Delphi to Braydon Kitchel of Flora. He is the son of Ladd and Kim Kitchel of Flora.  More...

New book celebrates ‘Doyennes of the Hill’

The next in Candi Pastor Harrison’s series of books about life and people who have lived on Delphi’s south hill is now available at the Delphi Public Library. More...

Red Cross Bloodmobile collects 56 units in Delphi

The Red Cross Bloodmobile visited Honan Hall in Delphi May 31 with 62 donors volunteering to give the gift of life, yielding 56 useable units.  The Bloodmobile was sponsored by Delphi Chapter of Psi Iota Xi. More...

Lt. Col. Horton retires from Air Force

Jason D. Horton retired as a Lieutenant Colonel with the United States Air Force during a ceremony that took place May 4 at Offutt Air Force Base (AFB) in Nebraska. More...

SWCD receives $575,000 for Deer Creek-Sugar Creek Watershed

The Carroll County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) has announced that it has received $575,000 in funding from the Indiana Department of Environmental Management’s (IDEM) 319 program and local agencies to protect and improve water q More...

Down On The Farm

Purdue student team develops hydroseeding adhesive to win innovation competition

A chat with farmers over a cup of coffee in a small Indiana town led to an invention that earned a team of four students first place in the 2018 Student Soybean Innovation Competition. 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...

Wagoner 60th anniversary

Pete and Pat Wagoner of Camden will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an intimate dinner with their sons in Bloomington.  Wagoner and the former Pat Hogan were married June 22, 1958, at the Camden First Baptist Church. More...

Announcements

The DELPHI LIONS CLUB DANCING IN THE STREET CAR SHOW will be June 16 from 2 to 10 p.m. around the Carroll County Courthouse square in Delphi. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Father’s Day doesn’t always mean breaking out the grill and asking Pops to man it. A deliciously manly meal can just as simply be prepared in the oven with papa-pleasing results. More...

Indiana agriculture photo contest now open

The Indiana State Department of Agriculture is now accepting submissions for the 11th annual Indiana Agriculture photo contest, which showcases the hard work and contributions made by Hoosier farmers. More...

Clarification

The name of “Super Pig LLC,” a proposed Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO) in Democrat Township, has been referred to as the “Reagan Harness” CAFO in Comet stories. An IDEM permit dated Feb. More...

Delphi FFA to host Tractor Drive

The 4th annual Delphi FFA Tractor Drive will be held June 16 at 9 a.m. at the Delphi Community High School. Pre-registration begins at 8 a.m. with the drive concluding at 4 p.m. at the high school. More...

Library

Camden   The next summer reading program will be today, June 13, “Sounds of Nature” starting at 2:30 p.m. Next Wednesday’s program will be “Science in Music. Participants need to register at the front desk.  More...