January 17, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Shooting in Delphi puts one in hospital

The Delphi Police Department received a call of a shooting at 425 North Union St. Tuesday at approximately 4:30 a.m. According to a news release issued by the Indiana State Police, a male victim was shot multiple times and taken to St. More...

Local News

FAFSA help available

Delphi Community High School will host a Free Application for Federal Student Aid workshop Jan. 23 at 6:45 p.m. in the C-Pod at the high school. More...

Hunter education course is being offered

Indiana Conservation Officers Thomas Skinner and Bill Hinshaw will offer a hunter education course Jan. 20 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Big Linder's Auction Barn, located one-half mile south of Rossville on SR39/US421. Anyone interested may attend. More...

Sheriff and council

Getting off on the right foot

The early morning of January 12 was a morning of firsts in the commissioners' meeting room at the Carroll County Courthouse. The mood and atmosphere were positive and upbeat as the Carroll County Council met for the first time in the new year. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Rounding up

I don't mind hailing a cab, I just don't like paying for the ride. My problem, I never know what constitutes a fair tip. Usually I monitor the meter from the back seat watching the fare due figure click away as I near my destination. More...

Unsound medicine on drug pricing

Supporters of what amounts to a government price-fixing proposal claim it will save the average Medicare prescription drug beneficiary about $500 a year. Perhaps the measure, pushed by House Democrats, will save seniors money. More...

Invitation issued to DCSC open house

Friends of Delphi Community Schools, you are cordially invited to attend an open house at our schools in the Delphi Community School Corporation. The dates and times are listed below. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Seek God's will

This is a blessing for me to write this meditation. I consider it a wonderful opportunity reach out to the community with the love of Almighty God. 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...

Education

Hillcrest honor roll is announced

Hillcrest Elementary School Principal Bill Shidler has announced the first semester honor roll. Names were copied directly from school records forwarded to the Comet. More...

DCHS student prepares video commemorating King

Delphi high school senior Justin Burge sits at a computer in the interactive media classroom where he prepared a video about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. More...

DCHS honor roll announced

Delphi Community High School Principal Barry Stone has announced the second nine week honor roll. More...

Public Records

Restaurant Inspections

The Landmark Routine inspection: 12/20/06 Summary of violations: 1 non-critical There was some fish in the walk in cooler in a bowl not covered. Directed to correct by 12/20/06. More...

Superior Court

Superior Court judgments are gathered from public records on file in the Carroll County Clerk's office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. Correction: The garnishment reported against Shelly Will in the Jan. More...

Births

Derek and Maggie (Scholl) Jackson, 5255 E. CR 100 S., Flora, are parents of an 8- pound, 8-ounce son, Brenton Lee, born at 7:11 p.m. Jan. 12 at St. Joseph Hospital in Kokomo. More...

Annual school performance reports

Found in this week's Comet are the School Performance Reports for Delphi Community, Carroll Consolidated, Rossville Consolidated and Twin Lakes school corporations. More...

County plans to take deed on Flora School

In an effort to help the Town of Flora facilitate a senior housing project at the old Flora School, Carroll County Commissioners agreed to assume the deed for the land at their Tuesday morning meeting. More...

Pete Wagoner to head Camden Town Council

Newly appointed Camden Town Council member Pete Wagoner was elected council president at the Jan. 9 regular meeting. He was nominated by Andy Robison, who is vice president of the council. More...

Sewer district oversight is goal of new legislation

Bill would reduce sewer district's power

Three local state legislators, including Carroll County's own Rich McClain, listened to complaints from citizens last year and they have taken steps to address issues common to sewer district customers around the state. More...

Community

Since the Colts have made it this far and just in case they don't make it to Miami, here are some awesome recipes to make your Play-off Party a hit with pigskin fans. More...

Bridge - A - Rama

High scorers for December are Rita Wingard and Donnabelle Sieber with 3,370 points, Jane Smith and Donnabelle Sieber with 3,240 points, and Jean Harford and Annette Manahan with 3,020 points. More...

Channel 2

Programming for Jan. 17-22 is listed below: Wed., Jan. 17 - 7 p.m., Delphi vs. Rossville girls' basketball game. Sun., Jan. 21 - 10:30 a.m., Live worship service from Bringhurst United Methodist Church. Mon., Jan. More...

Sports

Oracle wrestlers win Hoosier Conference

The Delphi wrestling team has accomplished something that no Oracle wrestling team has done since 1994. The Oracles won the Hoosier Conference Wrestling meet. More...

Kremer sets swim records; boys break record in win

The DCHS girls' swim team beat North Judson 99-80, winning 9 of 12 events and Benton Central 90-79 with 7 first places. Against North Judson, Shannon Kremer and Mara Burton were quadruple winners while Keltie Lake was a triple winner. More...

Vikings edge Oracles for consolation in White County Tourney

The Delphi boys' basketball team was edged out 37-36 by North White in the consolation game of the White County Tourney. The Oracles lost their first tourney game to Frontier, 59-47. More...

Society

Reserve deputies take the oath

Carroll County Sheriff Tony Burns performed the annual swearing-in ceremony for the department's reserve deputies on Jan. 10. More...

Obituaries

Warren W. Wilson

Warren W. Wilson, 84, of Dunedin, Fla., died Dec. 18, 2006. He was born and raised in Greenhill, Indiana, and was a former Carroll County resident. More...

Charles E. Geheb

Charles E. Geheb, 83, formerly of D e l p h i passed away Jan. 15, 2007, at 3:25 p.m. at St. E l i z a b e t Healthcare Center, Delphi. He had been a resident there since Sept. 14, 2006. Mr. Geheb was born Sept. More...

Lindsy R. McLeland

Lindsy R. McLeland, 20, of Rockfield, died at 7:55 a.m. Jan. 14, 2007, at Riley Hospital for Child r e n , Indianapolis. Born April 14, 1986, in Lafayette, she was the daughter of Mark McLeland and Lori A. Nipple. More...

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