May 24, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Day is done

For the Memorial Day observance, Carroll County veterans organizations pay tribute to deceased county veterans by placing a flag on each of the more than 2,000 graves. See related story on page 5A for services at various cemeteries. More...

Local News

ISP increases patrols during holiday weekend

The Indiana State Police is reminding all motorists to do their part in making our highways safe during the Memorial Day holiday. Last year during the holiday weekend 11 people were killed on Indiana roadways. More...

Public libraries announce start of 'Carroll County on the Same Page'

Summer is the perfect time to relax and settle down with a good book. And this summer, the three public libraries in the county Delphi, Flora-Monroe and Camden-Jackson have selected a remarkable novel to include on summer reading lists. More...

DCSC is making the grade

Delphi Community School Corporation has successfully met Adequate Yearly Progress as mandated by the federal No Child Left Behind Act of 2001. AYP is based on ISTEP+ scores, attendance rates and graduation rates. More...

Sports

Richardson is double sectional champion; Kennedy and Peters also advance

Carroll track teams met with some success last week in their respective drives in the state tourney. Track is not classed so these athletes go up against the smaller and bigger schools all at once. More...

DCSC to host 'Meet the Coach Night'

Delphi Community School Corporation will host an open house for new Delphi Boys' Basketball Coach Brian Tonsoni. The event will be held this evening, May 24, at More...

Oracle errors give Frankfort the edge

The Delphi Oracle baseball team is winding down its season, losing to both West Lafayette 8-5 and Frankfort 7-5, but pulling out the win against Tipton 10-1. More...

Faith

Burrows Presbyterian Church to celebrate Heritage Day

Burrows Presbyterian Church will begin a new tradition on May 28 when it holds its first Heritage Day. Burrow Presbyterian traces its roots back to 1835 when the Rock Creek Presbyterian Church was founded in Carroll County. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

Try a little kindness if you know single parents in need

UESTION: There are several single parents in my church who seem to be so needy. I would like to help them, but honestly, I am barely able to do everything necessary to care for my own family. More...

DIRECTORY OF AREA CHURCHES

AMERICUS UNION NON-DENOMINATIONAL: Vernon Stingley, pastor. SW: 10 a.m. More...

Education

Carroll names H.S. award recipients

Kelsey Kennedy is the winner of the Carroll Honor Award. More...

RHS senior award winners are named

Rossville Senior Awards Program was held Monday night in the school auditorium. Recipients and their awards are listed below: More...

Delphi prom prince and princess

Mike Atwood and Keltie Lake were named Delphi prom prince and princess. The theme of the after-prom was "Midnight at the Oasis," and was held at Bowlingwood East in Logansport. Photo by Lori Welk PPA Certified, M. Photog. More...

Delphi and Carroll name top of the class

Delphi At Saturday's commencement ceremony, Delphi Community High School will honor its top scholars. Lydia Smith has earned the distinction of valedictorian of the Class of 2006, and Brittaney Mauer has been named the salutatorian. More...

Jail project financing options are presented

Financing options for a Carroll County Jail project was the subject discussed by experts for the benefit of county leaders at a special Monday night meeting. More...

Community

Audition call for 'Annie Jr.'

Delphi Public Library's Stargazers Children's Theatre will hold auditions for its summer production of "Annie Jr." on May 30 from 8:30 to 11 a.m. More...

What's Happening Elsewhere

A SAFE SITTER CLASS for girls and boys ages 11 to 13 will be held June 6 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at White County Memorial Hospital. More...

Announcements

FRIENDLY CIRCLE EH CLUB will meet May 31 at p.m. at the home of Rosanna Fife. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Dear Graduate

Risking the midday rain clouds that threatened overhead, I sought the sanctuary of a beautiful city memorial park to gather the commencement message I invited myself to pen - midst the celebration of your accomplishment. More...

Credit, where credit is due

Bravo to county leaders for going the extra mile! 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's name, address and telephone number. The letter writer's name and city/town will appear in the paper no exceptions. More...

Society

Engagements

Paige and Debbie Smith Delphi announce the engagement of their daughter, Brooke N. Smith, to Jeffrey D. Shuler, both Delphi. He is the son of Alan and Kathy Shuler of Camden. More...

You and Your Pet

Horizon Veterinary Service presents...

Dear Dr. Wise: We just bought a nine-week-old kitten, a loving, snuggly ball of fur we call Pepper. A friend's cat just died of leukemia which we understand is very common in cats. How can we protect Pepper? More...

Landises celebrate 25th

Mr. and Mrs. Russ Landis of Delphi recently celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary. More...

Obituaries

Obituaries

Betty Kingery Graveside services for Betty Kingery, 79, of Camden, were held Thursday at Hopewell Cemetery near Deer Creek. Pastor Sandy McShannock officiated. More...

Public Records

Restaurant Inspections

JC's Bar & Grill Routine inspection: 5/10/06 Summary of violations: More...

Marriage Licenses

Craig M. Reagan, 24, Lafayette and Julie D. Isley, 22, Delphi. More...

Circuit Court

Correction: Previously in court news, it was erroneously reported that Jason Daniels was in arrears of child support to Janice Bell. It is, in fact, Bell who is in arrears of child support to Daniels. The Comet apologizes for this error. More...

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