July 19, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Meeting set in Burlington

Ambulance service restructuring is topic

A public meeting to discuss restructuring the Burlington Ambulance Service will be held July 26 at 7 p.m. at the Burlington fire station. More...

Land use committee picks Indy firm

Sometimes the third time is the charm. At least that's how it seemed to the comprehensive land use plan committee members at their July 11 meeting. More...

Wilson Bridge will open with temporary repairs

The Wilson Bridge on CR300N has been closed since the end of 2005. Now it appears that repair work to be initiated by the design engineers will not start until the spring of 2007. More...

Local News

Renovated Governor's Residence to be opened

The Indiana Governor's Residence Commission will hold an open house for the soon-to be completed Governor's Residence. The historic home will be open for public tours from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. on Aug. 24-27. More...

Correction

It was erroneously reported in last week's story about the special county council meeting, held in accordance with the county's hiring resolution, a deputy prosecutor was released from her duties at the probation department. More...

Most 'abandoned' young wild animals aren't at risk

This time of year, many people find baby wild animals that appear to be alone. Thinking the animals are orphaned, hurt, abandoned or lost, these wellmeaning individuals "rescue" them. More...

Sports

Delphi Jr. League wins Marion Semi-State

Delphi's Junior League baseball team (10-year-olds-andunder) overcame the oppressive weekend heat and five formidable opponents to take another step toward a third-consecutive Town & Country Baseball State championship. More...

Wild turkey harvest sets state record

Hoosier hunters took a record number of wild turkeys during the state's 37th annual hunt, April 26May 14. More...

Call Outs

Carroll Youth Football Parent meeting and equipment pickup for Carroll Youth Football will be held Sunday at 7 p.m. at Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School. This is for grades three through six. More...

Society

Hathaways celebrate 25th

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Hathaway of Delphi celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary with a vacation. More...

Engagements

Hutsell-Wilson

Darrell and Corina Hutsell of Brookston announce the approaching marriage of their daughter, Tara M. Hutsell, to Gregory L. Wilson of Delphi. He is the son of Steve and Judy Wilson of Delphi. More...

Boone, Donnelly vows pledged

Kristina Boone and Scott Donnelly of Delphi exchanged wedding vows June 10 at 3 p.m. at Duncan Hall in Lafayette. The Rev. Gretchen Schneider officiated. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

NATHANIEL HEBER has been named to the dean's list at Indiana University College of Arts and Sciences for the spring semester of 2006, in recognition of outstanding academic achievement. Heber is the son of Albert and Gloria Heber of Delphi. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Judge Jeffrey Smith

New Filings Susan E. Sturdivant was charged with check deception. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Donald Currie

In State of Indiana vs. Camie N. Phillips, 21, Colburn, the defendant pleaded guilty to Count II, possession of a controlled substance. She was sentenced to three years, with all but six days suspended, and probation for the balance of the time. More...

Police & Fire Calls

Police reports are gathered from available records on file at local police departments. This information is a matter of public record and does not imply quilt or innocence. More...

Cancer Society fundraiser Relay for Life begins Friday

The Carroll County community will have an opportunity to join together in a two-day event to fight cancer. More...

Police officer saves baby

A Delphi police officer saved the life of a baby when he reached the child before the ambulance arrived. More...

47 laid off from P&R

July 10 started like most other Mondays for 47 Peters More...

Area Plan Commission

It's all about the ordinances

Carroll County's Area Plan Commission is comprised of six appointed and two ex officio county-resident members. The group, as a whole, has a thorough understanding of local zoning ordinances. More...

Community

Announcements

KELLY MILLER'S CIRCUS will be at Delphi's National Guard Armory on Aug. 28 for shows at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. The big top will be erected on the lawn, located on Armory Road. Watch the More...

What's Happening Elsewhere

A TOXICITY IN AMERICA AND ITS RELATIONSHIP TO DISEASE AND OBESITY More...

Meetings

Wednesday Forum Members of Wednesday Forum met in the office of Dr. Thomas Anderson for their July meeting. The new procedures, including an ionic foot bath cleanser, were explained. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Too Hot!

There's hot, Indiana summer sticky, buggy, humid hot. And then there's too hot. More...

Recognizing a hero

Delphi Police Officer Justin Wilson has earned a place of honor in our hearts for saving the life of a child this week. His courage and quick action in an unfamiliar situation make him our hero. More...

Kudos to commissioners

During the Monday morning commissioners' meeting, a recommendation came before county leaders to sign a contract for $15,000. The money was needed to assist the county in acquiring a half-acre of land for right-of-ways for work on the Wilson Bridge. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

He's a living legend

Normally the local ministers write about spiritual things in this space. Today, I'd like to take the opportunity to remember a longtime deacon of Flora Grace Brethren church. More...

DIRECTORY OF AREA CHURCHES

SS=Sunday School

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

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

Son seeks parent's advise on pending engagement

UESTION: My son and his girlfriend have been talking about getting More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 Years Ago Kimberly Krestin Shand, 18, Flora was crowned Miss Carroll County 4-H Fair Queen More...

Obituaries

Laurene M. Cohee

Laurene M. Cohee, 92, of Delphi, died Sunday morning, July 16, 2006, at Milner Community Health Care Center in Rossville, where she had resided the past month. More...

Eva Mae Freeman

Iva Mae Freeman, 77, of Kokomo, formerly of Burlington, died at 11:20 p.m. Friday, July 14, 2006, at Windsor Estates Health & Rehab Center in Kokomo. More...

Kay Dowling

Karollynne Louise "Kay" Burnworth Gordon Dowling went to be with her Lord on Friday, July 14, 2006, in San Angelo Community Hospital, San Angelo, Texas. More...

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