November 1, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Property taxes due Nov. 13

The deadline for paying fall property taxes is Nov. 13. The courthouse will be closed Nov. 10 for Veteran's Day, however the Treasurer's Office will be open that day from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for property tax collection. More...

Local News

A big night for a young artist

The expected path of an artist, from early childhood to their first formal gallery exhibit opening, usually contain stages like art classes in public school, discovery, intense training with a mentor and finally the big day when the work is hung in a More...

Extension annual meeting, breakfast set Nov. 11

The annual Carroll County Extension Meeting will be held on Nov. 11 at 8:30 a.m. at the 4-H Community Building in Flora. Following breakfast, everyone present will vote on candidates for the Carroll County Extension Board. More...

American College of Dentists awards Fellowship to Forgey

Dr. Joe E. Forgey of Noblesville was awarded Fellowship in the American College of Dentists on Oct. 17 during its annual meeting and convocation in Las Vegas, Nev. More...

Sports

Carroll Cross Country season ends with awards banquet

The Carroll cross country team held its season ending banquet last week. The girls had an outstanding season with many records set. The boys remembered a season well done, too. More...

U10 tourney champions

Flora's team won the Carroll County Soccer League's U10 tourney held Oct. 21 and 22. All More...

U10 tourney runner-up

Camden's U10 soccer team was runner-up in the Carroll County Soccer League Tourney. More...

Society

Huffs married 60 years

Robert "Bob" and Darlene Huff, 607 N. Market St., Apt. 4, Delphi, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family meal. More...

Thompson 30th anniversary

Dave and Francie Thompson of Delphi will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary with a trip to Naples, Fla. More...

Obituaries

Frederick S. Medbourn

Frederick S. Medbourn, 88, formerly of Delphi, died at 1:15 a.m. Mon., Oct. 30, 3006, at Century Villa Healthcare in Greentown. He had resided in More...

Gerald F. Cook

Gerald F. Cook, 62, of C a m d e n , died unexp e c t e d l y Sat., Oct. 28, 2006, at 6:05 p.m. at St. Elizabeth M e d i c a l C e n t e r More...

John W. Boyd

John W. Boyd, 41, of C a r r o l l County, died at 11:30 a.m. Sat., Oct. 28, 2006, from injuries sustained in a vehicle collision at the More...

Special Sections

Property tax increase opponents want information

Night meetings and advance agendas requested

Due to the shear number of county residents opposed to an increase in a cumulative capital improvement fund tax rate, Friday morning's hearing held by the Indiana Department of Local Government Finance (DLGF) had to be relocated from the commissioner More...

Voters go to the polls on Tuesday

The Fall General Election will be Tuesday, Nov. 7. Polls will open for voting from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. More...

Carroll still in collective bargaining

Grievance filed

Carroll Consolidated School Corporation and Carroll Education Association have been negotiating financial issues since last November. More...

Community

Announcements

DOLLY MADISON HOMEMAKERS CLUB will meet Nov. 6 at 7:30 p.m. at the home of Doris Walton. Bev Seese will be co-hostess. More...

October Correction made to to issue of Vital Signs

Logansport Memorial Hospital printed an article in the November issue of More...

Here's a great recipe for a preholiday cookie that you're just sure to love. They're chocolately, sweet and have a surprise ingredient - Teddy Grahams! The recipe comes from cookie expert Cheryl Schrier. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Balance

Arms out to the side at shoulder level, the flat of one foot tucked against the inner leg above the opposite knee, this is the stance my wife and I practice regularly to maintain our youthful balance. More...

Are you an informed voter?

Once more, Tuesday will mark your opportunity to vote, that is, if you are an active citizen of this great country. One of the things that makes it great is the freedom we have to vote. 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

Finishing well

We all know what it's like, don't we? We all have unfinished things cluttering up the attic of life: We have the half-read book and the half-finished home improvement project. We have the apology letter that we started but never sent. More...

Food Finders finds new opportunity

Local food banks and their patrons will see increases in the quality and variety of food products offered through Food Finders of Lafayette, due to a new alliance between Food Finders Food Bank and America's Second Harvest, the nation's first and lar More...

Announcements

VALLEY VIEW BAPTIST CHURCH, Flora, is having a Gospel Concert featuring The Coventry Quartet on Nov. 5 at 9:30 a.m. More...

Education

Giving back is fun

Students from Hillcrest teacher Tana Lehr's fifth-grade class prepare to sing for Carroll More...

EDUCATION NEWS

HILLCREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHERS Griffin Anderson, Amanda Woods, Sandy Cox and Danielle Dunbar are participating in the Dairy & Nutrition Council's Great Grow Along program. The program deals with calcium deficiencies in preteen boys More...

DCHS honor roll announced

Barry Stone, principal of Delphi community High School, announces the honor roll for the first nine weeks. More...

Public Records

Restaurant Inspections

Main Street Pizza King Routine inspection: 10/20/06 More...

Circuit Court

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

Superior Court

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