August 30, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

DCSC to tap into rainy-day money for general fund

There may not be enough money in the general fund to last through the end of the year, according to Delphi Community School Corporation's superintendent Ralph Walker. More...

Local News

Committee scheduled to discuss Regional Sewer District concerns

Reps. Don Lehe (R-Brookston), Eric A. Gutwein (RRensselaer), and Rich McClain's (R-Logansport) proposal to discuss regional sewer district problems will be heard during the Environmental Quality Service Council meeting at 10 a.m., on Sept. More...

Prince & Princess contestants are sought

Applications are being accepted for the annual Burlington Fall Festival Prince and Princess Contest. The event will be held at 6:45 p.m. Sept. 14 in the Community Building. More...

'Cuties' sought for festival contest

The application process is under way for the annual Burlington Fall Festival Cutie Contest. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Too high a cost

My instincts are pretty good when it comes to knowing what I can and cannot afford. I've never even been inside a Mercedes dealership, nor have I spent any time trying on Rolex watches either. 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...

To the citizens of Burlington Township

I know of no other way to inform the citizens of Burlington Township other than through this letter. I have attempted to communicate with the Burlington Town Council regarding the "Red Barn" that was located in the Burlington Park. More...

Society

Laughners celebrate 30th

Mr. and Mrs. Don Laughner of 3815 W. St. Rd. 218, Delphi, will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary. More...

Ungers to celebrate 50th

Mr. and Mrs. James R. Unger of Frankfort will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 9 with an open house hosted by their children. More...

Runner-up at State Fair

Susie Dyke of rural Camden was runner-up in Division IV (Professionals), Children's Garments, at the Indiana State Fair Fashion Show. More...

Obituaries

Ancil D. Maxwell

Ancil D. Maxwell, 91, of Flora, died at 12:15 p.m. Aug. 24, 2006, at his residence. More...

Dorothy I. Clem

Dorothy I. Clem, 79, of C a m d e n , passed away at 12:03 a.m. S a t u r d a y , Aug. 26, 2006, at St. E l i z a b e t h M e d i c a l Center in More...

Margaret Oldfield

F o r m e r Kokomo resident Margaret Oldfield, 94, of Fort Myers, Florida, passed away at 12:05 p.m. on We d n e s d a y, Aug. 23, 2006, in Cutler, More...

Special Sections

Local group opposes property tax increase

For some in the community, the idea of any increase in property taxes at this time is unacceptable. More...

Sewer district takes second step to raise rates

It is said the best predictor of future behavior is past behavior. If this is true, the future looks to be expensive for Carroll County sewer district customers. More...

Xenia Bridge to get color

In an effort to keep bridge projects on schedule as much as possible, Carroll County Commissioners went the extra mile Monday morning. They held a special meeting to accept a bid for painting bridge #25, the Xenia Bridge. More...

Community

To continue my series on 2006 lunch bag treats, the following recipes are tasty and easy side dishes to pop into the old brown bag or lunch box. According to U.S. 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...

Web poll

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Sports

Bacon Bowl spoils belong to Oracles

Delphi's Oracles held on to the Bacon Bowl title with an easy 346 victory over county-rival Carroll last Friday at Berto Field. More...

Delgado's 5 goals leads Carroll over Delphi

Carroll soccer team defeated Delphi 12-1 last week. More...

Cougars double at Frontier

Saturday the Carroll High School Cross Country teams did something that they have never done before, they both won an invitational the same day. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Tested through trials

For the Christian, suffering may come sometimes as the consequence of our own actions or the state of our hearts. At other times, it may be that God allows trials More...

Ecumenical Women's Retreat

The Ecumenical Women's Retreat committee of the Monticello area will host its 19th annual fall retreat at Camp Tecumseh on Sept. 15 and 16. More...

Pray for our nation to seek God

Again, the devil took him to a very high mountain, and showed him all the kingdoms of the world and the glory of them. Matthew 4:8 More...

Education

Meet Teacher Night and ice cream social

Carroll Jr-Sr. High School Meet The Teacher Night and Ice Cream Social will be Aug. 31 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. More...

MARIANNE LESH of Cutler graduated from Purdue University with a doctor of veterinary More...

Menus

Carroll Mon., Sept. 4 - No school, Labor Day. Tues., Sept. 5 - Breakfast: Cereal, elf grahams, juice. Lunch: Chicken strips, French fries, fruit, bread and butter. Choice: Fish sandwich. More...

Public Records

Superior Court Judge Jeffrey Smith

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...