December 13, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Liberty Township recount ends in tie

A recount commission appointed Nov. 30 by Carroll Circuit Court Judge Donald Currie met Monday afternoon to count ballots from Jackson and Liberty township advisory board races. More...

Local News

County Young Farmers members win statewide achievement award

Ty and Sacha Brown of Clinton County have been named the winners of the Indiana Farm Bureau Young Farmer Achievement Award. More...

Lessons from the past

Visitors to the Old-Fashioned Christmas open house at Canal Park last weekend had the chance to visit the newly acquired oneroom schoolhouse. Guests entered the school and sat on log benches as More...

State Road 25 near Rockfield closed for over 10 hours Tuesday

Semi overturns; hogs loose

A truck loaded with hogs ran off SR25N near Rockfield and landed on its side. The personal injury accident was reported to Carroll County Emergency Dispatch Tuesday at 5:56 a.m. The driver, Roger A. Myers, 37, of Nevada, Ohio, was taken to St. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Holiday scents

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When the voters take charge

In every election, there are two elections: the actual voting, and what the politicians say the voters meant. But one thing was clear in the recent congressional election: Voters wanted change in the political environment on Capitol Hill. 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 More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

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Christians worldwide mark the calendar with certain important dates. For the most part; Christians from the Western tradition celebrate Christmas, Good Friday, and Easter at the same time worldwide. More...

DIRECTORY OF AREA CHURCHES

AMERICUS UNION NON-DENOMINATIONAL: Vernon Stingley, pastor. SW: 10 a.m. BRINGHURST UNITED METHODIST: Larry DeVos, pastor. SS: 9:30 a.m., SW: 10:30 a.m. BROOKSTON CHURCH OF CHRIST: 206 N. Prairie Street, Brookston. Ron Guzman, minister. More...

Obituaries

Richard L. Davis

Richard L. Davis, 79, of Burlington, died at 4:45 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2006, at Kokomo Seton Specialty Hospital. Born Dec. 17, 1926, in Burlington, he was the son of Ennis and Edith Harmon Davis. More...

Lottie Mae Ridenour

Lottie Mae Ridenour, 73, of Flora, passed away at 9:05 a.m. Dec. 9, 2006, at St. J o s e p h Hospital in Kokomo. Mrs. Ridenour was born Dec. 30, 1932, in Carroll County to William F. and Lottie Quinn Seward. She married Richard E. More...

Patricia A. Allen

Patricia Ann Allen, 73, of Flora, died at 7:42 p.m. Dec. 7, 2006, at Clinton House in Frankfort. Born Feb. 16, 1933, in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Howard and Flossie Niehart Pickering. More...

Special Sections

Residents invited to provide input for building projects

Delphi Community Board of School Trustees announced at their Monday night meeting, public input will be sought about facility needs in the coming months. More...

Canal Christmas open house

Buildings in the Canal Park village were bustling with activity at the Old- Fashioned Christmas open house last weekend. Two of the many attractions are pictured here. Above, Louanne O More...

Award gives BRAGing rights

Carroll School Board hears about CES award program

Carroll Elementary School is reenforcing positive behavior in its students by giving a weekly BRAG Award. Assistant principal Natalie McQuade explained the new program at the Carroll School Board meeting Dec. 5. More...

Community

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Community Enhancement Awards presented

Carroll County Economic Development Corporation and Carroll County Chamber of Commerce presented Community Enhancement Awards at an awards luncheon held Dec. 6 at Pat More...

Camden library is honored

Camden-Jackson Township Public Library was presented a Community Enhancement Award by the Carroll County Economic Development Corporation and the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce. More...

Sports

DCHS boys’ swim team wins Clinton Central Invitational, girls second

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Carroll ladies improve to 3-3

The Lady Cougars made a long trip in the cold to North White More...

Oracles win Logan Super Duals

Delphi wrestling team ended the day Saturday 5-0 to win the Logan Super Duals. Delphi beat Peru 51- 23, conference foe Benton Central 48-25, Culver Military 43-34, blanked Fort Wayne South Side 75- 0 and defeated their hosts 43-24. More...

Society

May 90th birthday

Esther Marie Deckard May will be honored on her 90th birthday with an open house on Dec. 17 from 2 to 4 p.m. at University Inn in West Lafayette. Her daughters, S h a r o n Hantschel (husband: Dieter) of Delphi, Janet Johnson of Aurora, Colo. More...

Education

Cougar of the Month

Carroll bus driver Debbie Kingery was November More...

Carroll top spellers

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EDUCATION NEWS

November winners of Carroll Elementary PTO More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

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

Restaurant Inspections

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Superior Court

Superior Court judgments are gathered from public records on file in the Carroll County Clerk More...