August 23, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

New computers for Carroll business lab

Carroll School Board approved the purchase of 29 Dell computers for the junior-senior high school business lab at its meeting Aug. 15. The cost, $23,642.25, will be taken from the Capital Projects Fund. More...

Local News

Draper honored for volunteer work

Frances Draper of Burlington has been selected Senior Volunteer of the Year for Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs. More...

First Assembly offers financial course

First Assembly of God in Delphi is offering a new 13week financial course, Financial Peace University. Classes will be offered at the church and will begin Sept. 10 at 6 p.m. and continue three times each month through December. More...

Correction

In last week's "Kids became 'royalty' for a week" article, the phone number given for information was incorrect. For more information about Royal Family Kids' Camp for foster children, call Mike and Rachel Roberts at (574) 870-5733. More...

Sports

Oracles lose first game to Cass

The Delphi Oracles football team traveled to Lewis Cass on a hot, humid, August, Friday night to open the season and came out of the locker room as hot as the weather. More...

Tractor Pull winners are announced

The 56th annual Camden Tractor Pull was held last Friday and Saturday. More...

New season, new coaches, young Cougar team

It's that time again. The 2006 high school football season officially started Friday night. The young Carroll Cougars took on the Tri-County Cavaliers at T-C's home field. More...

Society

Martin, Curtis exchange vows

Beth Ann Martin and Thomas Allen Curtis were married at 3:30 p.m. June 24 at Lockport Church, Burnettsville. The ceremony was performed by Pastor Nord Zootman. More...

Minnicus, Huber pledge vows

Cynthia Minnicus and Troy Huber were united in marriage at 1:30 p.m. May 20 at St. Mary's Cathedral, Lafayette. More...

Births

Jeremy Rush and Marissa McIlrath of Delphi are parents of a 7-pound, 8-ounce daughter, MaKinzie Lynn Rush, born Aug. 3 at White County Memorial Hospital in Monticello. More...

Obituaries

Elsise I Murphy

Elsie I. Murphy, 90, of Flora, died at 1:10 p.m. Aug. 21, 2006, at St. E l i z a b e t h H o s p i t a l M e d i c a l C e n t e r , Lafayette. Born May 11, 1916, in More...

Marilyn J. Haan

Marilyn J. Haan, 63, of W e s t Lafayette, died unexpectedly at 11 a.m. on Aug. 18, 2006, at her residence. More...

Allen L. Ragan

Allen L. Ragan, 62, of Brooksville, Fla., died at 12:08 a.m. on Aug. 16, 2006, at his residence. More...

Special Sections

Residents express concerns about SR75 connector

The firm hired for a feasibility study to develop a connector route between existing SR75 to the Hoosier Heartland Highway heard concerns from county residents as the study was explained at a Monday night Carroll County Commissioner's meeting. More...

County Commissioners to review dairy plans

A discussion about the discrepancies in previous reports concerning the number of dairy cows for the mega-dairy, proposed for Democrat Township, led county commissioners to make an unusual decision. More...

The lowdown on trending

Indiana has changed its entire system of real estate assessment. Indiana courts determined the old system was unconstitutional because it was not based on property wealth. More...

Community

Meetings

Classy Classics EH The August meeting of the Classy Classics Extension Homemakers Club was in the home of Martha Sink, with 11 members present. More...

Ham and cheese on Wonder Bread. Bologna and crackers. PBJ. Just what's in your child's ultra-cool, licensed character lunch box these days? More...

Channel 2

Programming for Aug. 23-30 is listed below: Wed., Aug. 23 - 7 p.m., Delphi More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Somewhat recommended

A new client from out-oftown phoned me the other night. He was tooling around the city with the future in-laws and now everyone was hungry. More...

Web poll

Tell us starting Wednesday at our web site, carrollcountycomet.com More...

Web poll results

Each week the Comet polls its readers on a different topic. Vote online at carrollcountycomet.com starting each Thursday, and then click the More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Renew and refresh

As we sit in our air-conditioned homes and look out our windows the world somehow looks different than in times past. More...

DIRECTORY OF AREA CHURCHES

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

In Memorium

In loving memory of Gene Houser 1-12-36 to 8-25-04 More...

Education

Menus

Carroll Mon., Aug. 28 - Breakfast: Cereal, blueberry br., juice. Lunch: Barbecue, corn, fruit, pudding. Choice: Turkeyham cheese sub. More...

Carroll teacher attends creativity workshop

Wyndham Traxler-Carter, art teacher in the Carroll schools, participated in "Extending Teacher Creativity: A Summer Workshop on Integration, Collaboration and Technology" on the campus of Indiana State University. Funding More...

EDUCATION NEWS

Two Carroll County students were among 1,200 students who received degrees during graduation ceremonies Aug. 12 at Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion. Graduating were: MARIA A. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

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

Circuit Court Judge Donald Currie

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

Restaurant Inspections

Printed from reports provided by Carroll County Health Department. More...