March 8, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Sewer district slow-down

Residents' complaints heard at statehouse

Twin Lakes Regional Sewer District (TLRSD) President Jim Smith said at the Feb. 23 meeting that the latest planned development on the Carroll County side of Lake Freeman was "alive and well." More...

Local News

Cinergy offering free home energy analysis, kits

Comet staff report Cinergy/PSI customers can learn how to save money on their winter energy bills through the company%27s Home Energy House Call program. More...

Stearns bridge moved to Delphi

Comet staff report The 1905 Stearns truss bridge, formerly located over Big Monon Ditch in Pulaski County, has been dismantled and moved to Carroll County. More...

Circuit Court

Acomplaint on note and to foreclose mortgage was filed in Wachovia Bank, N.A. vs. David M. Woodhams et al. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Identity theft?

I should have given fair warning. Some warning, anyway. More...

Don't stop now, we still need shake-up

Our position: Despite pole numbers, governor should continue to press for changes vital to Indiana%27s future. More...

Education

Seniors make reading fun at HES

Delphi Community High School athletic director Bob Blaydes brought his basketball players to Hillcrest Elementary School to read to the kids. More...

CCSC board honors Battle of the Books winners

In the two-year history of the Battle of the Books rivalry between Carroll and Delphi high schools, each school has had a win in the competition. More...

Rossville Middle/High School honor roll

The honor roll for the fourth sixweek grading period at Rossville Middle/High School has been announced. Students earning academic recognition include: More...

Public Records

Restaurant Inspections

Carroll County Jail Routine inspection: 2/20/06 More...

Marriage Licenses

Shawn D. Scott, 29, of Delphi and Samantha J. Smelser, 21, of Galveston. More...

Police & Fire Calls

Delphi Police March 3, 12:00 - Arrest, Main Street, Delphi. Jonathan A. Griffey, 37, Lafayette. While on a traffic stop for false registration, police observed illegal items in plain view. More...

Special Sections

Commissioners ok highway dept.'s truck financing plan

The cost of new highway trucks is expected to increase significantly for 2007 models due to tighter emission control standards levied by the federal government. More...

Council discusses how to replace inventory loss

The Carroll County Council must decide by April 1 how an approximate $662,000 deficit created by the loss of inventory tax will be replaced. More...

Water and wastewater rate increase ahead for Delphi residents

After the City of Delphi opted out of the Indiana Regulatory Commission, city leaders established the Utility Rate Advisory Board to provide rate recommendations. More...

Flora wants vehicles removed for street sweeping

Comet staff report The Town of Flora will begin taking an aggressive approach to vehicle owners who do not move their vehicles for street sweeping. More...

Community

Meetings

Camden Community Preservation Society Eighteen members of the Camden Community Preservation Society met Feb. 27 at the Camden Fireman%27s Lounge. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN'

For all you empty-nesters out there (like me), this week%27s column features some perfect packables to send to your favorite college student. My care package will mingle on down to Mississippi where my sophomore son currently studies. More...

Announcements

CARROLL COUNTY GARDEN CLUB will meet March 11 at 10 a.m. at the home of Charles and Ruth Voorhees, Rolling Hills Flower Farm, 2416E 150S, Bringhurst. The focus will be preparation for the garden fair. More...

Sports

Season over as Oracles lose tourney opener

The 2005-06 basketball season came to an abrupt end for the Delphi Oracles (5-16, 1-5 Hoosier Conference) boys%27 basketball team last week. More...

Carroll earns Sectional runners-up honors

Lafayette Central Catholic had too many weapons Monday night. The Knights defeated the Cougars 61-41 in the championship game of the Frontier Class ASectional. More...

Delphi Poms take state championship

The Delphi Poms entered the state competition in Indianapolis in the Novice Jazz division. They placed third out of five teams. More...

Obituaries

Charles K. Delaplane

C h a r l e s K e n n e t h Delaplane, 81, of rural Camden, died at 3:30 a.m. March 4, 2006, at his More...

Freda M. Walker

Freda M. Walker, 72, of 10105 W. Bicycle Bridge Rd., Delphi, died at 3:30 a.m. on March 3, 2006, at her More...

Ruby Ryan

Ruby Ryan, 89, of Sycamore Village Health Care Center, Kokomo, formerly of Cutler, died at 11:50 a.m. March 5, 2006, there. More...