November 2, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Property taxes due Nov. 10

Carroll County Treasurer Jane Brewington reminds county residents that the second installment of property tax payments are due Nov. 10. More...

Local News

No memberships required at the CutlerYacht Club

Ahoy mates! Have you been to the Cutler Yacht Club? More...

Blood drive to be Nov. 10 in Delphi

As winter approaches, holidays and family are a priority for most. This holiday season, the American Red Cross challenges families to start a new tradition by giving blood. More...

Dinner escalates into machete attack

A Lafayette man is charged with battery by means of a deadly weapon, after a friendly dinner turned violent. More...

Sports

Western Boone ends Oracles season

Delphi Community High School can officially lock up Berto Field and inflate the basketballs. The Oracles More...

Carroll JV closes season with win at Winamac

Carroll More...

Priest finishes 2nd at nationals

DCHS grad places 2nd at nationals Seated on a little bench 40 yards from the target, a threeinch circle, 18-year-old Courtney Priest placed 2nd at the National Wild Turkey Federation’s World Wil More...

Society

Marcum, Maxson exchange vows

Stephanie Marcum of Brookston and Eric Maxson of Brookston, exchanged wedding vows on Aug. 27 at 2:30 p.m. at Federated Church of Brookston. She is the daughter of Bobbie Jr. and Bonny Marcum of Brookston. The groom More...

Education

Menus

Carroll schools Wed., Nov. 2 More...

CES students earn academic honors

Students named to the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period at Carroll Elementary School include the following: More...

Drama ‘Orphan Train’ to be presented Nov. 11, 12

The FLC homeschool co-op drama class will present the play, More...

Obituaries

Joan B. Nelson

Joan B. Nelson, 75, of Delphi, died at 9:41 p.m. on Oct. 28, 2005, at St. Elizabeth M e d i c a l Center in More...

Freda A. Goslee

Freda A. Goslee, 89, formerly of 431 N. Union St., Delphi, died at 3:15 a.m. on Nov. 1, 2005, at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Lafayette, where she had been a patient for one week. She had resided at St. More...

Richard E. Byrum

Richard Earl Byrum, 91, Kokomo, died on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2005, at Alterra House in Kokomo. More...

Special Sections

FSA closure plan set aside

The recent announcement of More...

Initial Central Time request denied

Carroll County Commissioners President Bill Brown said they will not continue to pursue a time zone change for the county. More...

No sewer district boundary decision

A motion to change the Twin Lakes Regional Sewer District boundaries in Carroll County stalled at last Thursday More...

Community

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

As promised last week, this column contains recipes from More...

What’s Happening Elsewhere

The BACH CHORALE SINGERS AND ORCHESTRA, under the direction of William Jon Gray in his 11th season, will open their 2005-2006 classical concert season at 8 p.m. More...

Announcements

CARROLL COUNTY COMMISSIONERS will hold a regular meeting on Monday, Nov. 7 at 8:30 a.m. in the Commissioners Room at the courthouse. The public is invited. More...

Opinions & Letters

Time traveler

Midwest Memo

As the daylight savings time issue percolated throughout the state, I took lots and lots of mental notes. For a writer, all this stuff is material. With the time issue, the material has been piling up for a long while. More...

Leadership initiative will re-energize county

Leadership Carroll County is one of the best things to happen to Carroll County in a number of years! Why? More...

Web poll

Where do you think Carroll County lacks leadership? Tell us starting Thursdayat our web site, carrollcounty comet.com

Each week the Comet polls its readers on a different topic. Vote online at carrollcountycomet.com starting each Thursday, and then click the More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

The God of Isaiah

In the book of Isaiah, God proclaims Himself the only true God. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

Class clown uses humor as self-defense

QUESTION: I More...

Announcements

WATER IN2 WINE will give a gospel concert on Sunday at 6 p.m. at Union Street Wesleyan Church, 501 N. Washington St., Delphi. More...

Brain Freeze

BRAIN FREEZE

Hoodoo? You do You do if you get this clue Go find where the limestone grows up tall More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

Judge Donald Currie

Jerry L. Dubes II, 32, pled guilty to Count IV, auto theft, and Count IX, possession of methamphetamine. More...

Superior Court

Judge Jeffrey Smith

For alcohol-related convictions, the following were meted a combination of jail time, with some suspensions, probation with fees, community service, house arrest, participation in a courtapproved drug and alcohol program, and suspended and/or probati More...

Police & Fire Calls

Police reports are gathered from available records on file at local police departments. This information is a matter of public record and does not imply quilt or innocence. More...