September 7, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Sign of the times

Gas prices soared past the $3 mark last week in wake of Hurricane Katrina. The Bassett & Talbert station in Delphi advertised unleaded gasoline for $3.99 last Thursday. Comet photo by Debbie Lowe More...

Camden Fall Festival is September 10

The annual Camden Fall festival will be held Sept. 10, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Events are scheduled throughout the day, along with town-wide garage sales, food booths, games, crafts and flea vendors, and entertainment. More...

Local News

Farmers asked to help with cornfield fires

Camden-Jackson Township Fire Chief Chuck Foreman asks for farmers More...

Chocola aide to hold immigration office hours

Rachel Plank, an aide to U.S. Rep. Chris Chocola (R-Ind.), will be available on Sept. 15 to provide individuals throughout Logansport and surrounding communities with More...

Extension Extras

Good fat, bad fat, reduced fat, trans fat

What do you think of when you hear the terms low fat, cholesterol free, reduced fat, no trans fat? There are so many messages about fats these days. It is hard to decide which fats are good and what changes you should be making to your diet. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Second coat

I spent Labor Day on the short end of a paint brush with a gallon of beige colored latex paint from the hardware store close at hand. More...

Let’s clarify insanity question

Our position: Legislators need to establish standards for determining mental status of inmates facing the death penalty.

As the case of Arthur Baird, who was spared the death penalty last week, illustrated, the issue of sanity makes the question of whether to proceed with a convicted killer More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

Preparation makes for smooth move to new state

UESTION: We More...

Faith

Calvary Chapel to host special program

Calvary Chapel Carroll County will host an event featuring Michael Angelo of the Christian Jew Foundation. Entitled More...

Lessons from the Heart

The unknown God

By Pastor Kevin Drane Acts 17:22-23 Paul then stood up in the meeting of the Areopagus and said: More...

Obituaries

Scott W. Bordner

Scott W. Bordner, 41, of 700 St. Mary More...

Mary L. Ross

Mary L. Ross, 77, 1317S 350W, Flora, died at 2:10 a.m. Sept. 6, 2005, at St. E l i z a b e t h H e a l t h c a r e Center, Delphi. Born Nov. 19, 1927, in More...

Mary Ann Eaton Cripe

Services for Mary Ann Eaton Cripe, 58, of rural L e b a n o n , were held Tuesday at G o o d w i n F u n e r a l H o m e , F r a n k f o r t . More...

Commissioners adopt EDIT, TLRSD resolutions

Carroll County Commissioners adopted the 2005 Economic Development Income Tax budget at their Tuesday morning meeting. The budget allowes for appropriations to the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce as well as the Economic Development Commission. More...

County emergency workers help Katrina victims cope

A group of county emergency personnel is assisting in the efforts in New Orleans. More...

Carroll Manor offers jail meal plan

County council considers change

Martha Lewis, director of Carroll Manor appeared before county council members to provide budget information during the Aug. 30 budget hearings. She also made a proposal to assume responsibility of providing meals for county jail detainees. More...

Community

Ashbas to celebrate 60th

A 60th anniversary open house honoring Mr. and Mrs. Paul Ashba of Delphi will be held Sept. 17 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Monticello City Park. More...

Roskuskis celebrate 35th

Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Roskuski of Delphi celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary on Sept. 5. More...

Humbargers to celebrate 65th

Mr. and Mrs. Francis Humbarger of Delphi will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary Sept. 11, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church. Family and friends are invited to the event, which is being hosted by their children. More...

Sports

West Lafayette defense stymies Oracles

Turnovers and poor field position plagued Delphi Friday night at West Lafayette in Hoosier Conference openers for both teams. Throw in the Red Devils More...

Carroll soccer earns third place honors

Carroll More...

DCMS football splits against Sunnyside

For the first time in several years, the Delphi 7th grade football team opened the season with two consecutive victories. They defeated the visiting Sunnyside Stars 12-6 Thursday night at Berto Field. More...

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Hoosier Democrat, Delphi Journal and Journal-Citizen. Photo provided by Carroll County Historical Museum. More...

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