November 22, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners delay SR75 extension decision

Public input sought

A lively and well-rounded discussion about the proposed State Road 75 extension led Carroll County Commissioners to table, for two weeks, the decision to submit the completed feasibility study to the Indiana Department of Transportation. More...

Local News

Delphi awarded Urban Forestry grant

Delphi's Forestry Commission learned Friday that it will receive a $10,000 grant from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. More...

Delphi Preservation Society tours restoration projects in Lafayette

At its November program meeting, the Delphi Preservation Society (DPS) got to see first hand the product of the restoration process at The Green Door, located at 834 Main Street in Lafayette. More...

Shopping tips offered for a free of debt stress holiday

With Halloween over and the retail stores rapidly changing their floor displays to holiday decorations, the Consumer Credit Counseling Services department of Family Services, Inc. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Thanks

Back in my high school years I had a story I used to tell far too often about a particular dinner I had at my friend Paul's house. 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...

A Thanksgiving lesson

The first Presidential Proclamation of a day of Thanksgiving in the United States was made by George Washington in 1789. The day was set aside for prayers and thanksgiving for the new Constitution. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Have you heard Jesus' voice?

Is there a person whose every word keeps your attention? Maybe it's the voice of a parent, a spouse, or a friend whom you respect. I have always found myself listening to my father's voice . . . since I have grown older. More...

DIRECTORY OF AREA CHURCHES

AMERICUS UNION NON-DENOMINATIONAL: Vernon Stingley, pastor. SW: 10 a.m. More...

Education

ACCELerate finishing your college degree

Indiana University Kokomo's ACCELerated Evening College is designed to make a return to classes convenient and doable for busy adult students. More...

Delta Theta Chi offers college scholarships

Applications for three scholarships, two in the amount of $2,500 and one in the amount of $1,400, for students are being accepted by Delta Theta Chi Sorority, a national non-collegiate educational sorority. More...

Registration deadline nears for 2007 leadership class

Registration deadline for Leadership Carroll County (LCC), an in-depth adult leadership development program, is Dec. 1. The six-week class will begin in mid-January. More...

Public Records

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...

Births

Jason and Lindsay Calhoun, 3265W 300S, Bringhurst, are parents of a 7-pound, 1-ounce daughter, Aspen Leigh, born Nov. 16 at Home Hospital, Lafayette. More...

Council takes step back to get it right

Tax abatement

Carroll County Council had to take a step back to correct an error made earlier in the month when members voted to declare the area occupied by The Andersons, Inc. an economic revitalization area, on a preliminary basis. More...

Community Thanksgiving Dinner

Flora United Methodist Church prepared 18 turkeys and all the trimmings More...

New Lodge to complete Camp Tecumseh expansion

"Kampen Lodge will provide campers with a blend of physical, mental and spiritual endeavors," said Dave Wright, Camp Tecumseh YMCA Executive Director. More...

Community

Racing to a Rescue

Chapter Four

an 8-chapter serial story, is part of a statewide literacy project sponsored by the Hoosier More...

Kokomo Rescue Mission to serve holiday feast

Kokomo Rescue Mission is inviting anyone who would eat alone to come be a part of a family holiday feast. The feast will be served in the fellowship hall at Grace United Methodist Church, Kokomo, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. More...

Announcements

Delphi has two big weekends coming up. The CHRISTMAS More...

Sports

Lady Oracles garner first win

Before the Oracles would win their first game of the young season on Friday, outscoring North White 38-35, they would endure a third loss at the hands of the Seeger Patriots, 31-23. More...

Oracle wrestlers open season at Super Dual

Delphi High School wrestling team started off the 2006-07 season competing in the Chesterton Super Duals. The Oracles finished the day with a 2-3 record. More...

Panthers corral Cougars in opener

Carroll's Lady Cougars started the 2006-07 season with a loss. The Western Panthers came to Memorial Gym Nov. 14 with an 0-2 record. More...

Society

O'Farrells to celebrate 50th

Mr. and Mrs. Tom O'Farrell, 9724N. 900W., Delphi, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 26 with a family celebration. More...

95th birthday

Ruby Thompson, a former Flora resident, will celebrate her 95th birthday on Nov. 27. She would enjoy receiving cards at Regency Place #101, 300 Windy Hill Drive, Lafayette, IN 47905. More...

Service News

Completes AIT training

PFC Jesse B. Capps graduated from AIT training on Oct. 26 at Fort Campbell, Ky. He completed a 52-week r a d i o l o g y t e c h n i c i a n course. More...

Obituaries

Jack A. Reaves

Jack A. Reaves, 68, of L a f a y e t t e , passed away Nov. 15 at 4:05 a.m. in L a f a y e t t e H o m e Hospital. He had been a patient there for two days. More...

Gleeta Timmons Killin

Gleeta W. Timmons Killin, 86, of Franklin, died at Indiana Masonic Home in Franklin Nov. 20, 2006. More...

Greg L. Maxwell

Greg L. Maxwell, 44, of Galveston, died Nov. 14 at St. Joseph Hospital in Kokomo. More...

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