November 16, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

County begins strategic planning

At the last Area Plan Commission meeting members decided to host a work session with other community members to begin the process of developing a county comprehensive plan. The meeting was held Nov. 8 at the courthouse. More...

Local News

What’s Happening Elsewhere

Wildcat Wildlife Center will hold its second annual More...

Love Lights a Tree ceremony Dec. 3

Comet staff report The Carroll County Unit of the American Cancer Society will again sponsor More...

Burlington

Cheryl Milburn Burlington 566-3453 Burlington American Legion post 414 hosted a Veteran More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Discount discourse

No matter what it is I More...

Lessons from the Heart

Tear down the privacy fence

How different it looks around my house these days. This year they planted corn in the fields that surround my property. Once the corn reaches a certain height, it is as if I am surrounded by a gigantic privacy fence. I can More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

Calculating your child

UESTION: Are children really that calculating about their misbehavior? If so, I More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Education

CHS Drama Dept. to present Our Town

Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School Drama Dept. will present the great American classic, More...

DCHS drama to run this weekend

Delphi Community High School drama students will present the fast-paced comedy More...

Saluting the veterans

On Friday, Camden Elementary fifth graders serenaded local veterans with patriotic hymns and songs of heros. More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

A complaint was filed in Great Seneca Financial Corporation vs. Charles J. Mooney. More...

Superior Court

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 court-approved drug and alcohol program, and suspended and/or probat More...

Restaurant Inspections

China 1 Buffet Routine inspection: 10/24/05 Summary of violations: More...

TLRSD rejects boundary change

The Twin Lakes Regional Sewer District Board of Directors voted unanimously Nov. 10 to reject a resolution to redraw district boundaries in Carroll County, which was adopted and presented by the county commissioners. More...

Restoring Respect

Set straight Terry Davidson (left) and Ralph Hughes use a special adhesive to re-attach a broken spire over a grave. Over 400 headstones, some dating back to the early 1800s, are in need of repair. A workday is being planned in the spring. More...

Delphi Chamber elects officers

For the first time in more than six months the Dephi Chamber of Commerce has a full board of directors. More...

Community

Meetings

Wednesday Forum Members of Wednesday Forum met at the home of Mildred Been for the November meeting. More...

Announcements

The newly formed PREVENT CHILD ABUSE CARROLL COUNTY More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

In my last installments of a series featuring recipes from More...

Sports

Lady Oracles open season with thriller

Trailing 29-20 early in the fourth quarter, the Oracles jumped on the back of senior guard Leah Cree as she scored 10 points, had two crucial offensive rebounds and made two steals in the final 6:43 of the Friday night More...

Lady Cougars open with loss to Northwestern

Coach Clay Hanna More...

Learning and rebuilding

Coach Clay Hanna More...

Society

Thomsen, Phillips pledge vows

Erienne Thomsen and David Phillips exchanged wedding vows on Oct. 8 at the home of Jason and Sarah Phillips. More...

Westerman, Kalish wed

Kelli L. Westerman and Aaron C. Kalish exchanged wedding vows on Oct. 1 in an outdoor ceremony in the Bridal Glen of Foster Park, Fort Wayne. More...

Engagements

Tony Smith and Wendy Craft, announce the engagement of their daughter, Tara D. Smith, to Kyle R. Hammel of Monticello. He is the son of John and Patty Hammel and Gloria Hammel. More...

Brain Freeze

Written by Bob Rouse Illustrated by Frank Yates Clue One city had a greeter everybody knew Patsy Ann welcomed sailors and tourists, too But P.A. More...

Obituaries

Agnes C. Eylens

Agnes C. Eylens, 79, of Lafayette, died at her residence on Nov. 11, 2005. More...

Irena E. Ingram

Irena Elizabeth Ingram, 93, of Bringhurst, died at 10:05 a.m. Nov. 12, 2005, at Windsor Estate Health and Rehabilitation, Kokomo. More...

Keith M. Mears

Keith M. Mears, 78, of 3525N 575W, Delphi, died unexpectedly at 7:25 a.m. on Nov. 9, 2005, at the home of his son Tom. More...

Special Sections