February 8, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Date set for Lohmiller trial

Comet staff report The jury trial of a former county nurse accused of practicing without a license is slated to begin Sept. 18. Rebecca Lohmiller faces six counts of forgery and 21 counts of practicing nursing without a license. More...

Local News

Pre-bankruptcy counseling now available in Lafayette

Comet staff report CCCS of Lafayette, a division of Family Services Inc., has recently been approved by EOUST (Executive Office of the U.S. Trustee) to provide the prebankruptcy counseling required under BAPCPA, the new Bankruptcy Reform law. More...

Childhood intervention services group announces meeting

Comet staff report The Carroll White First Steps Local Planning and Coordinating Council will hold its final bi-monthly meeting on Feb. 14 at 8:30 a.m. at the Brookston United Methodist Church Fellowship Room. More...

Burlington water study explained

Comet staff report The Town of Burlington held a public hearing last week to present the water feasibility study. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Some of both

Years back I, along with two others, was sued by a fellow whom I had never met. He was an aggressive guy, a young east coast venture capitalist who was used to always getting his way. This case proved to be the exception to his rule. More...

Key to safety is education

This week, Feb. 5-11, is National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW). The eighth annual event is promoted by attorneys general across the country, as well as federal, state and local agencies. More...

Letters to the Editor

Thanks, Pokey Afew months ago, I stood on the 18th tee at Dykeman Golf Course on a Thursday afternoon in Logansport and told the guys that someday I would be able to tell my grandchildren about the day that I played golf with Cgee, Moat and Pokey. More...

Faith

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

Challenges surface when two families come together

UESTION: My husband died two years ago, leaving me and our two children behind. I have met a wonderful man More...

Katrina Volunteer Diary: How I spent my Christmas vacation

In two vehicles with one pulling a trailer that said "Delphi Flood 2003", seven members of the Delphi United Methodist Church recently traveled to Gautier, Mississippi, to help repair homes that were damaged in Hurricane Katrina. More...

Katrina Volunteer Diary: A Bayou Journal

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Obituaries

Fred M. Whiteman

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Richard D. Shuler

Richard D. Shuler, 79, of Burlington, died at 10 p.m. Feb. 4, 2006, at his residence. More...

Gene R. VanSickle

Gene Russell VanSickle, 63, of Delphi, died unexpectedly at 10:14 a.m. Feb. 3, 2006, at St. E l i z a b e t h H o s p i t a l , Lafayette. More...

Delphi to receive money from Homeland Security

Although the flood happened three years ago, the Indiana Department of Homeland Security is now ready to complete the reimbursement process to the City of Delphi for damage-related costs. More...

Awwad rescinds exception request

Carroll County Highway Supervisor Ramzi Awwad has decided to abide by the current county personnel policy rather than to request a special exception for the nepotism policy. More...

Council will continue to monitor jail meals

A Feb. 3 special meeting of the Carroll County Council was called to grant permission to hire two sheriff department employees. More...

Still in love after all these years

She has a glint in her eye when she looks at him and he has an easy smile for her. In December, Harold and Mary Margaret Pearson celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. And they say they are still in love More...

Community

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO The Delphi Lady Oracles and Carroll Lady Cougars basketball teams are sectional champions. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Andrea Smothers of Delphi has mastered the art of creating delicious low-carb, low sugar recipes that she is incorporating into her new lifestyle. More...

Maxwells celebrate 50th

Mr. and Mrs Perry Maxwell, of 227 N. Ohio St., Delphi, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house hosted by their family on Feb. 19 from 2 to 5 p.m. at Scheumann Lodge at Camp Tecumseh. More...

Sports

Cougars on three-game roll

After back-to-back losses to ranked teams, the Carroll Cougars won three straight. On Jan. 31 they traveled to Clinton Central for a Hoosier Heartland Conference match-up, beating the Bulldogs in a tough battle 67-61. More...

Three Oracle wrestlers advance to semi-state

Delphi wrestlers Gabe Kane, Michael Atwood and Donovan Alderman will be competing Saturday in the Merrillville SemiState. More...

Cougars bury Oracles

Friday night was a typical county rival contest with both Delphi and Carroll playing a physical game. The Cougars came out on top 54-42, giving the Cougars their second straight victory over the Oracles. More...

Education

CLAIRE LACY and LAUREN MAXWELL, both of Delphi, have been named to the 2005 fall semester dean%27s list at Ball State University. More...

DCHS honor roll is announced

Principal Keith Brakel has released the second nine weeks honor roll for Delphi Community High School. Students earning academic recognition include: More...

Call-out for senior parents

Parents of all Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School seniors are encouraged to attend a meeting at 7 p.m. Feb. 16 in the school More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

New filings are from public records available in the Carroll County Clerk More...

Superior Court

Superior Court judgments are gathered from public records on file in the Carroll County Clerk More...

Restaurant Inspections

Flora Pizza King Routine inspection: 1/27/06 Summary of violations: More...

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