October 25, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Spooky Halloween events planned around the county

Trick-or-treating around the county will be on Halloween, Oct. 31. Hours for Burlington, Camden, and Delphi will be 6-8 p.m., and hours for Flora will be 6-9 p.m. More...

Local News

Love Lights a Tree to benefit cancer survivors, victims

Plans are underway for the annual Love Lights A Tree, sponsored by the American Cancer Society. More...

Local artist to display creations

Abigail Germond will open an exhibit of f a s h i o n sketches at the Ti p p e c a n o e Arts Federation Oct. 27. Germond is introducing More...

Staying Connected:

IU Med program benefits Kenyans and DCHS graduate

Chris's parents said they are very This is the second part of an email More...

Sports

Eller sparks Cougars in Sectional win

The Carroll Cougars are moving on to round two of Sectional 36, thanks to quarterback Riley Eller's four TD passes. The Cougars defeated the Wes-Del Warriors from Gaston in Delaware County 39-27 at home Friday night. More...

Oracles end season with sectional loss

Despite having struggled during the regular season, the past two Oracle teams have managed to win first round games at home in the sectional tourney. More...

CHS harriers bow out at semi state

The young Cougars found out that running at semi state is a lot different than any other meet they have ever run, finishing in 20th place. More...

Society

Befus-Mroz pledge vows

Aimie Befus and Jeff Mroz were united in marriage on July 8 at 2:30 p.m. at St. Thomas Aguinas Center in West Lafayette. Father Dan Davis officiated the 2:30 p.m. ceremony. More...

50th anniversary open house

Mr. andMrs. James D. Griffith Sr. will be celebrating their 50th anniversary with an open house on Sunday, Oct. 29, at the Camden Fireman's Lounge in Camden. The event, hosted by their children, will be from 3 to 5 p.m. More...

Celebrates 85th birthday

Helen Been Benefiel of Rockfield will celebrate her 85th birthday Oct. 25 at a luncheon in Lafayette, given by her children and family. More...

Obituaries

Bruce C. Stokdyk

Bruce C. Stokdyk, 51, of Delphi, died Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2006, at 5:50 a.m. at L a f a y e t t e Home Hospital. He had been a patient there for the past eight More...

John A. Hayden

John A. Hayden, 63, of Delphi, died at 5:40 p.m. Monday, Oct. 23, 2006, at his residence. He had been in ill health the past two weeks. More...

Edgar Martin Stephens

Edgar Martin Stephens, 67, of Delphi, passed away at 6:40 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2006, at his residence. More...

Special Sections

Commissioners order courthouse surveillance cameras

In a special Monday morning meeting, commissioners approved the submission of a grant to Homeland Security for just over $44,516 to purchase and install 10 surveillance cameras for various locations in the courthouse. More...

The race for prosecutor

2 candidates - 2 very different points of view

By Debbie Lowe Almost two weeks remain before the Nov. 7 general election. One of the most watched, and arguably most important races is the one for county prosecutor. More...

Sudden Squall Starts Today

Beginning with today's issue, the Carroll County Comet More...

Community

Announcements

Carroll County Senior and Family Services will host More...

Meetings

Tri Kappa The associate chapter of Tri Kappa met for a luncheon and business meeting Oct. 10 at the Wabash & Erie Canal Interpretive Center. More...

Little ghosts and goblins will soon be knocking at your door! You won't be caught emptyhanded with the treats from this week's column. More...

Opinions & Letters

Missed opportunity

We commend the American Legion in Delphi for hosting a candidate forum Monday night at the DCHS Little Theatre. More...

Midwest Memo

Kinda sorta

At our last office meeting the manager gave out rewards for sales made the previous month. I rated a dinner out on the firm...sort of. 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...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Our children and threat levels

The health and welfare of our children's souls is at the red level! Many of us have grown to follow the Department of Homeland Security's terrorism color code. Since it's conception after Sept. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

Rambunctious toddlers not suited for church

Q UESTION: I get very upset because my 2- year-old boy will not sit More...

Announcements

Living Faith Church of the Brethren's annual all-you-caneat More...

Education

CJSHS honor roll announced

Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School Principal Charles Huckstep announces the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period. More...

RM/HS honor roll is announced

The honor roll for the first nine-week grading period at Rossville Middle/High School has been released. Students receiving academic recognition include: More...

Cougar of the Month

Carroll Elementary School's first Cougar of the Month for the new school year. He was nominated by Logan Macaluso, who states that Mr. Henning is "nice, funny, and a great teacher." Another reason Mr. 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

Rick R. Martin 51, and Barbara E. Larew, 46, both of Burlington. More...