June 28, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

The prosecutor's race is on!

Although he admitted he has been thinking about running for More...

EARLY DEADLINES NEXT WEEK

Due to the July 4th Holiday

ALL ADS, NEWS & CORRESPONDENTS DUE BY: Friday + 12 Noon More...

Local News

Camden royalty call-out

Camden's Fall Festival organizers are searching for contestants for their Little Miss/Little Mister and Miss Camden contests. More...

Weekly jail reports are the first step for jail expansion project

According to the firm hired by county leaders to provide a comprehensive study about the Carroll County Jail, compiling and utilizing weekly data about jail population is recommended as the first step in the process of securing an adequate facility f More...

Chief Schock will marshal parade July 1

The annual Independence Day Parade in Delphi will be July 1. More...

Sports

Awards presented to DCHS athletes

Special awards have been presented to athletes participating in spring sports at Delphi Community High School. Those receiving awards were: BOYS' TRACK More...

Auto Express Pony finishes regular season strong

The Delphi Auto Express Pony baseball team finished regular season with a 13-4 record with wins over Camden 9-5 and Carroll Blue 6-4 before losing to Clinton Central. More...

Flora Little League champs

The Indians have won the league championship. Team members are, from left: Front - Zach More...

Faith

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

Eight signs your child might be usng drugs

UESTION: I am suspicious that my 16-year-old son may be using some More...

Lessons from the Heart

Seize the moment!

Sixteen years ago I became a dad. What an i n c r e d i b l e e x p e r i e n c e . Being there for the birth of our first child, then two years More...

DIRECTORY OF AREA CHURCHES

SS=Sunday School

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

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO Two Carroll County teenagers both had "an experience of a lifetime" last week serving as Olympic torchbearer escorts. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

SHELBY ALBAUGH of Flora was one of nine area students pursuing degrees in the medical field who will receive a scholarship from the Howard Regional Health System Foundation for use toward her school tuition next fall. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Judge Jeffrey Smith

New Filings In State of Indiana vs. Nathan W. Davis, 21, Russiaville, the defendant More...

Circuit Court

A summary judgment entry and decree of foreclosure were ordered in Washington Mutual Bank vs. Kenneth J. Slaybaugh and First Financial Bank et al. More...

Marriage Licenses

John E. Powell Sr., 64, and Barbara L. Grimes, 65, both of Flora. More...

Special Sections

IPC explains expansion

After a whirlwind trip to Tokyo, Japan, that began on June 17 and ended June 20, Indiana Packers Corporation President Ed Nelson and Vice President of Human Resources Jim Hardison were ready to speak to the public about the newly announced $43 millio More...

Flora to purchase Brethren Home by end of week

By the end of the week, the Town of Flora expects to own the former Brethren Home property at the west edge of Flora. More...

4th of July in Flora, Delphi & Burlington

Flora has a day of activities planned for the Fourth of July at the Community Park. More...

Munson, Sprinkle charged with crimes against children

Keith O. Munson of Delphi and Leon C. Sprinkle of Camden were charged Monday in Carroll Circuit Court for felony crimes against children. More...

Community

Community Thank You

Thank you to the Delphi and Flora chapters of Psi Iota Xi for your continuous care and support of the elderly and disabled individuals of Carroll County. You have really made a difference in the quality of their lives! More...

Personals

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Curts of Flora were entertained June 24 by their daughters and families for their 60th wedding anniversary. Gifts were given, games were played, and the evening meal was served at Bruno's Pizza in West Lafayette. More...

Births

John and Cassandra Helms Gasser of Delphi are parents of a 7-pound, 14-ounce son, Cayden James, born April 10 at Home Hospital in Lafayette. Grandparents are Bill and Patsy Hasser and Ellis and Joanne Gasser, all of Delphi; and the late Dane Helms. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Obstacle

My Monday was full. had a schedule sketched out on my legal pad intended to guide me from dawn till dusk. My start time was 6:30 a.m. and there was something that needed doing until the day was done. More...

Limits are in order

State pays steep price for obesity

Much has been written about the health effects of obesity among Americans - especially the nation's children. 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

Jennings celebrate 50th

Mr. and Mrs. Gene Jennings of 212 Northwestern Ave., Monticello, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house on July 8 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Honan Hall on the corner of Union and Monroe streets in Delphi. More...

Salsbery 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Salsbery, P.O. Box 236, Burlington, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house on July 9. More...

Robertson 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Doyal Robertson, 5760S 100W, Cutler, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house July 1. More...

Obituaries

J. Harold Stayer

J. Harold " P a p p y " Stayer, 87, went to be with the Lord June 23, 2006, at 10:55 a.m. at Chase More...

Junior F. Snider

Junior F. "Jack" Snider, 86, of rural Delphi, died at 4:34 a.m. Tuesday, June 27, 2006, at Woodbridge More...

Velma R. Davis

Velma R. Davis, 82, of Deerfield Beach, Fla., who died Dec. 8, 2005, is coming home to Indiana for the last time. More...