February 22, 2017 RSS feed / Community

Seniors on fixed incomes can find help with rising costs

Living on a fixed income is a challenging reality for millions of older Americans. Social Security provides most retirement income for about half of households aged 65 and older. More...

Beale 50th anniversary

John and Betty Beale of Delphi will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday.  Beale and the former Betty Brown Hosch, both from Delphi, were married Feb. 25, 1967, in the St. Joseph Catholic Church, Delphi. More...

Widner celebrates 90th

Bonnie (Jervis) Widner will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house hosted by her daughter and son-in-law, Julia and Ron Terrell, on Feb. 25 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Radnor Church.  Bonnie was born Feb. 21, 1927, in Cutler. More...

Announcements

The Calvary Presbyterian Family Support group/NARANON group for families of drug addicts will not meet on Thursday, Feb. 23.  More...

Extension Homemakers to host educational programs

Carroll County Extension Homemakers invite the public to join them March 2 at the 4- H building for one or all three of the programs below. The Garden Grocery-Food Safety and Selection at the Farmers’ Market, 9:30 a.m.  More...

Births

Alyson Jackson and Randall Hoffman of Flora are parents of a daughter born Feb. 16 at Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health, Lafayette.   More...

Library

Burlington   “Sweet Tomorrows” by Debbie Macomber is a vibrant and poignant novel of letting go of fear, following your heart, and embracing the future— come what may. A recent patron stated, “It was a fun joyful book! More...

Don’t rely on pharmacies to catch drug interactions

When you fill a prescription at your local pharmacy, you assume the medicine you receive is safe and won’t interact badly with other drugs you’re taking.  More...

Flora Lions Club – 50 years of service

Flora Lions Club is celebrating its 50th anniversary on Saturday evening with a special event at the Wabash & Erie Canal Center in Delphi. Spouses, along with 60 clubs in the district and district officers, have been invited. More...

Flora senior activities

The following is a list of activities for March available to seniors sponsored by the Flora Senior Center. For information contact the office at (574) 967-3400.  March 2017   More...

Delphi senior activities

The following is a list of activities for March available to seniors sponsored by the Carroll County Senior and Family Services. For information contact the office at (765) 564-2772.  March 2017   More...

A moment with Ayla

Have you ever run out of time and not finished something? That seems to happen fairly often with me at certain times of the year. One of those times is Christmas! More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Even though it may no longer be cool, I’m still a major Facebook fan and user. I love seeing photos of my friends’ children (and now grandchildren). More...

Meetings

Wednesday Forum   Members of the Wednesday Forum met for their February meeting at the home of Sharon Grisez, where they had lunch and a Valentine exchange.  Each member shared a special vacation experience and displayed favorite souvenirs More...

Do Not Call list surges toward 200,000 total registrations in first quarter of ‘17

Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill encourages Hoosiers to sign up for the Do Not Call list. More...

File Federal and Indiana tax returns for free

Nearly two-thirds of Indiana taxpayers qualify to file their federal and state taxes online for free using Indiana freefile (INfreefile).  More...

St. Elizabeth Hospice offers volunteer training class

St. Elizabeth Hospice is in the process of scheduling volunteer training classes for new volunteers to work with hospice patients and their families in this area.  More...

Carroll County celebrates FFA Week

It is not an everyday occurrence to see tractors pull into a local high school parking lot. However, in Carroll County during FFA Week, Feb. 20-25, anything is possible. More...