October 26, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Road closure takes toll on Delphi truck traffic

The Indiana Department of Transportation closed SR25 through Delphi last week, in order to make repairs to the railroad crossing. More...

Local News

1965 DCHS exchange student returns to Delphi

This summer, the Delphi High School Class of 1965 celebrated their 40-year class reunion. Marit Graff Hagen, of Norway, was the American Field Service international exchange student, and a member of that class. More...

Emergency Response Chaplains deployed to Texas

Four men from Carroll and Tippecanoe counties were deployed Oct. 24 to Groves, Texas, as chaplains for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association More...

Public invited to DCSC drug testing policy meeting

The Delphi School Corporation will host a public meeting concerning the proposed drug testing policy Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. in the high school More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Needed repairs

Last week my wife surprised me with a gift, a new black sweater. With the change in the weather, this comfy looking, warm feeling addition to my wardrobe is decidedly welcome. More...

It’s time for politicians to step down

After a somewhat heated and brief EDC meeting last week, two politicians made comments that we feel signify a step in the right direction for county economic development. More...

Web poll

Last Week's Results:
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Faith

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

Teaching your children to do the

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Lessons from the Heart

Grace perspective

Life is about perspective and we are in need of an adjustment. Oh we make an attempt following a devastating event such as 911 or the recent onslaught of natural events, hurricanes, earthquakes, floods, etc. More...

Brain Freeze

CHAPTER 2: Day of Discovery

You gotta travel to the capital city of insurance I More...

Obituaries

Susan D. Puller

Susan Diane Diaz Puller, 44, of 8014 N. 350W, Delphi, died at 6:05 p.m. on Oct. 10, 2005, at her residence. More...

Duane L. Dause

Duane L. Dause, 56, of 5031W. SR218 Delphi, died unexpectedly at 7:52 p.m. on Oct. 5, 2005, at his residence. More...

Pearl Mays

Pearl Mays, 96, died at 4:34 a.m. Oct. 19, 2005, at W e s l e y M a n o r , Frankfort. She formerly lived in More...

Special Sections

Hanging out

Johnny Frost is lowered from a rooftop in Delphi Monday afternoon. Frost, a 1979 graduate of Delphi Community High School, works for J&J Crane Rental. The company was removing a radio tower. Comet photo by Chris Parker More...

Council tells Chamber: share director with EDC

In response to a proposal from the Carroll County Council urging the County Chamber of Commerce to join forces with the County Economic Development Corporation for the purposes of sharing a full-time director, clerical staff and office space, Dick Br More...

Delphi Chamber stagnant

The Delphi Chamber of Commerce is in a state of limbo. According to the chamber More...

Community

Plans underway to raise funds for memorial mission trip

Amission trip next summer to Jamaica is being organized by Mike and Debbie Hyman in memory of their friend, Gary Stout, who died last summer of a massive heart attack while on a mission trip there. More...

Delphi church offers free dinner and movie

First Assembly of God in Delphi will have a special movie cinema night on Sunday evening at 5:30. The entire family is invited to join in the fun. The evening will begin with chili dinner that will be served from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Local church cooks have once again proven their culinary skills. Celebrating 125 years as a congregation, Flora United Methodist Church members have compiled some of their favorite recipes in a charming and culinary pleasing cookbook. More...

Sports

Oracles advance to round two of Sectional

The Delphi Oracle football team went on the road to Eastern High School and came away with a first round sectional victory for the second consecutive year. The Oracles outscored Eastern 28-18 for the win. More...

Cougars exit sectional play against Sheridan

The Sheridan Blackhawks came to Cougar country for the first round of Sectional 36, defeating their hosts 59-13. The Blackhawks now face Clinton Prairie, who defeated TriCentral 69-22. More...

He was dead-eye center

Ron Israel of the Delphi area broke the glass bull More...

Society

Roach 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Roach of Monticello will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Nov. 6 at the Idaville Church of God from 2 to 4 p.m. More...

Haans to celebrate 40th

John H. and Marilyn Haan of West Lafayette, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on Nov. 6. An open house, hosted by their children and grandchildren, will be held at the Church of the Blessed Sacrament in West Lafayette, from 3 to 5 p.m. More...

Correction

The name of Rick Strasser was misspelled in the wedding announcement in last week More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

Judge Donald Currie

Matthew J. Barnard was charged with Count I, dealing in methamphetamine; Count II, possession of methamphetamine; Count III, illegal possession of anhydrous ammonia; and Count IV, attempted dealing in methamphetamine. More...

Superior Court

Judge Jeffrey Smith Thomas Roberson, 19, Chicago, was ordered to serve his 180-day sentence in the Department of Corrections. More...

Marriage Licenses

Douglas S. Price, 26, and Tammy J. Sizemore, 39, both of Delphi. More...