August 2, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

151st Old Settlers Festival and Rendezvous

The 151st Carroll County Old Settlers Festival will be held Aug. 9 to 12 on the courthouse square. Authentic, old-time crafts will be demonstrated Friday evening and throughout the day Saturday. More...

Local News

Free Car Seat Clinic is Saturday

Carroll County Farm Bureau Incorporated, in cooperation with Carroll/White County More...

Growing Concerns

Q. Several years ago, a friend gave me some seeds to small More...

Camden

Camden American Legion Auxiliary will have its annual "eating out" meeting on Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the Landmark Restaurant in Pittsburg. Those wanting to carpool should meet at 6 p.m. at the Legion Home. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Weathered man

I went to bed with a grin absolutely plastered on my face last night. This grin was occasioned by my having thought up probably the best column idea ever known to mankind. 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...

Web poll

Do you support raising taxes to generate additional revenue More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Escape and renew

"Then he was afraid, and he arose and went for his life." 1 More...

DIRECTORY OF AREA CHURCHES

SS=Sunday School SW=Sunday Worship AMERICUS UNION NON-DENOMINATIONAL: More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

Raising healthy, loving kids is a father's greatest challenge

UESTION: What has been your greatest challenge More...

Obituaries

Robert J. Pell

Robert James Pell, 59, of Flora, died at 9:20 a.m. July 31, 2006, at L a f a y e t t e Home Hospital, where he had been a patient for two weeks. He had been in ill health since More...

James R. Stout

James R. Stout, 87, of Kokomo, died at 6:30 a.m. on July 28, 2006, at his residence. More...

Nola Mae Dunbar

Nola Mae B u c h a n o n Dunbar, 69, d i e d Wed n e s d a y, July 26, 2006, at Lafayette Home Hospital after a long and c o u r a g e o u s fight with More...

Special Sections

Beating the heat

Madeline Hollingsworth, 8, and her brother, Drew, 5, of Camden, cooled off in their pool Monday as the temperature More...

Delphi hires superintendent, M.S. principal

Delphi Community School Corporation Board of Trustees crossed a major hurdle in finding administrators for the upcoming school year at a special Monday night meeting. More...

Burlington VFD wants county EMS to take over its ambulance service

Burlington Fire Department is looking to team up with Carroll More...

Community

Announcements

Hillcrest will hold a BACK TO SCHOOL BASH AND MEET THE TEACHER More...

Community Thank You

Several businesses lended their support to the production of "Annie Jr." by way of props, services or donations. More...

New officers

New officers for the Delphi Chapter of Psi Iota Xi were installed recently in a ceremony at More...

Sports

Garrision wins 4 tournaments

Carroll sophomore Megan Garrison had another good summer of golf, competing in 14 events, earning four first places finishes. More...

Hazelwood signs with Alpena

Derrick Hazelwood will play basketball for Alpena Community College in Alpena, Mich., on a full scholarship this year. More...

Call-outs

Little Gridiron Delphi Little Gridiron sign-up for boys in grades 3-6 will be Aug. 14 and 15 from 6-8 p.m. at the Delphi High School Football Field. For more information, contact Chad Myers at (574) 686-2716. More...

Society

Disingers celebrate 50th

Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Disinger of Delphi will celebrate their 50th anniversary with an open house hosted by their family on Aug. 13 at the Living Faith Church of the Brethren from 1 to 4 p.m. More...

Mikesells celebrate 65th

Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mikesell celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary July 8 with a surprise celebration in the Anheier Building at Monticello City Park. The party was hosted by their son and his wife and their daughter and her husband. More...

Education

DPL receives Operation Round Up grant

Delphi Public Library has been awarded $4,000 by the Carroll County REMC through Operation Round Up. It will be used to help fund new furnishings for Northwest Carroll Library, such More...

Carroll 7th Grade Orientation Aug. 10

Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School will be holding a 7th Grade Orientation night on Thursday, Aug. 10, at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium. All incoming 7th grade students and their parents should plan to attend. More...

RCSC classes start Aug. 15

First day of classes for students in the Rossville Consolidated School Corporation will be Aug. 15. The student day is from 8:05 a.m. to 3:10 p.m. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Superior Court judgments are gathered from public records on More...

Circuit Court

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

Marriage Licenses

Gary W. Nunnally, 49, and Linda J. Gilman, 53, both of Delphi. More...