January 4, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Brown re-elected as commissioners’ president No change in county leadership

Commissioner Bill Brown, nominated by Commissioner Loren Hylton, was unanimously elected to lead the county commissioners for 2006 at the Tuesday morning meeting. More...

Commissioners approve contracts in year-end meeting

Carroll County Commissioners met Dec. 30 to approve 2006 contracts and pay year-end bills. County operating claims for $278,396.98 and year-end highway claims for $243,420.73 were approved. Contracts approved: More...

Local News

Iron bridge acquired

Comet staff report After waiting five years for a chance at a historic iron Stearns truss bridge, Carroll County Wabash & Erie Canal Inc. has secured such a relic for the Delphi Historic Trails. More...

Deadline near for statewide youth arts competition

Comet staff report The Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance annual eXceL Awards competition deadline for entries is Jan. 27. All Indiana high school students who excel in various forms of artistic expression are invited to enter. More...

Thanks for the memories!

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Society

Saylor, Blackburn wed

Jan Saylor and Mike Blackburn were united in marriage on Sept. 24 at the France Park waterfall, Logansport. More...

Obituaries

Carl T. Hanaway

Carl T. More...

Lewis E. Flora

Lewis E. Flora, 96, of Flora, died at 9:30 p.m. Dec. 30, 2005, at his residence. Born May 27, 1909, in More...

Ida A. Boller

Ida Anne Boller, 67, of H o r s e s h o e Bend Road, died at 8:30 a.m. on Dec. 28, 2005, at her residence. Born in More...

Ringing in the new year

For those who are inclined to party and More...

County Council approves animal control ordinance

Carroll County Council and commissioners approved an animal control ordinance, and shelter services contract for 2006 in joint session Dec. 30. More...

Community Foundation awards grants

Comet staff report Archiving photographs and historical data, implementing a homebound library service, exposing school children to various forms of music and just some of the projects which will benefit from local grants. More...

Community

Announcements

DEMOCRATIC CENTRAL COMMITTEE will meet Jan. 12 at 7 p.m. at Flora Community Center, 115 N. Division St. Flora. Anyone interested in being a candidate in the May primary election should attend this meeting. First filing date is Jan. 18. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

One of my best self-created recipes has to be my Spicy Crab Cakes with Creamy Dill Sauce. They More...

Library

Camden Books of interest available for checkout include: More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

On the doorstep

It was a square manila-colored box. The package had been sent first class mail. There was nothing suspicious looking about it, except its lonely positioning on the doorstep out there exposed to the elements. More...

Letters to the Editor

The Comet welcomes letters to the editor responding to articles and events in the news. They must include the author More...

Examine your lifestyle now!

A new year brings resolutions. It More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

The spirit of Epiphany

Friday, Jan. 6, marks a special date in the life of the church. It is called Epiphany, which means More...

Pray for people who were in hurricanes

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Announcements

Christian musician MALACHI JAGGERS will perform at the Hickory Grove Church on Jan. 15 at 6:30 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information call Ken Smith at (574) 9652731 or (574) 826-4307. More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Jeffrey S. Haskins, 34, and Pamela K. Luney, 40, both of Logansport. More...

Police & Fire Calls

Sheriff More...

Real Estate Transfers

Robert G. Stone to Paul V. Gomes and Elaine M. Gomes, W.D. More...

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