February 15, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

County chamber names director

Keith Chandler is ready for his new challenge. The Iowa native was named executive director of the newly formed Carroll County Chamber of Commerce last week. More...

Grant will allow Habitat to build, after all

Comet Staff Report The Carroll County chapter of Habitat for Humanity of Lafayette has been awarded a grant for $41,195 from Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, to help build its next house in Delphi. More...

Local News

Rotary Club seeks student leaders

Comet staff report The Rotary Club of Delphi is searching for candidates to attend the Annual District 6540 Rotary Youth Leadership Award Camp at Camp More...

‘Sunday Nite Praise’ debuts

Comet staff report On Sunday, Feb. 19, at 6:02 p.m., Camden United Methodist Church will debut a one-hour, song-filled, interactive, alternative style worship service. More...

CARROLL COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM Phyllis Moore, Curator Lisa Rush, Assistant

Great things are happening at the Carroll County Historical Museum. We have recently received two grants to be used for the Historical Documents and Records Preservation Project. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

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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...

‘Major moves’ a good move

Governor Daniels More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Have I learned?

The world without Christ Jesus is like a nightclub crowded with men and women all dressed up in evening clothes. It looks like a very gay place. But the evil one won More...

Pray for people who were in hurricanes

The bones of Joseph which the people of Israel brought up from Egypt were buried at Shechem, in the portion of ground which Jacob bought from the sons of Hamor the father of Shechem for a hundred pieces of money; it became an inheritance of the desce More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

Principles of

UESTION: In your book, More...

Obituaries

J. Ernest Minich

J. Ernest Minich, 83, of Flora, died at 8 a.m. Feb. 10, 2006, at P a r k v i e w Hospital, Fort Wayne. More...

James O’Farrell

James More...

Other Death Notices

Marjorie Ann Eller, 83, Kokomo, died Feb. 9, 2006, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Hospital, Kokomo. Born June 15, 1922, in Cass County, she was the daughter of Howard P. and Louella Addler Gilbert. She married Harold D. Eller in 1946, and he survives. More...

Meridian backs out of Carroll County development project

At a time when Carroll County seems to be struggling to gain positive economic development, another blow has been dealt to taxpayers. More...

Bridge repairs under way

Carroll County Highway Supervisor Ramzi Awwad has announced the opening of one bridge and the closing of another. More...

Administrators not in favor of ISTEP change

Republicans in the Indiana House of Representatives voted on Feb. 2 to require students to take the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress tests in the spring, rather than the current system of taking them in the fall. More...

Community

Flores-Michael vows pledged

Stephanie Nycole Flores of Kokomo and Ethan Aaron Michael of Fishers exchanged marriage vows at 2:30 p.m. Sept. 10 in the Chapel Hill Christian Church, Kokomo. Pastor Steve Sherwood officiated the double ring, candlelight ceremony. More...

Bridge-A-Rama

Mary Kelley and Joan Maxwell scored 3,050 points; Helen Schilling and Cletia Whiteman, 2,980; and Sam Watkins and Laura Baker, 2,690. More...

Channel 2

Programming for Feb. 15-22 is listed below: Wed., Feb. 15 More...

Sports

North Mont. ends season for the Lady Oracles in sectional

The Delphi girls basketball team beat a young Clinton Central team 45-33 on Friday night to advance to the sectional championship game. More...

Jargstorf’s 31 fuels Delphi over Pioneer

Justin Jargstorf, a steady force in a somewhat chaotic roundball season for the Delphi Oracle boys, took it up a notch or two Saturday against the Pioneer Panthers (413). More...

Delphi wrestlers end season at semi-state

The Oracles sent three underclassmen to the Semi-State Wrestling Tournament held Saturday at Merrillville. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO A construction crew began removing the Hamilton Street Bridge over Deer Creek today. The bridge was severely damaged when a 10-ton PSI truck attempted an illegal crossing last summer. More...

Education

Carroll band students earn gold at solo and ensemble contest

Comet staff report Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School band students participated at the district Instrumental Solo and Ensemble Contest Feb. 4 at Kokomo High School. All received a gold rating. More...

Delphi band students win honors

Comet staff report Students from Delphi Community School Corporation competed in the Solo and Ensemble Contest on Feb. 4. Winners were as follows: More...

Scholarships offered to students in health-related fields

The Carroll County Cancer Association is accepting applications for scholarships from high school seniors and college students from Carroll County who are seeking a degree in a healthrelated course of study. More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

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

Restaurant Inspections

The Corner Caf More...

Police & Fire Calls

Sheriff More...

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