August 22, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Simmons is State Fair 3rd runner-up

Miss Carroll County Desiray Simmons was chosen third runner up in the Indiana State Fair Queen Contest held Sunday, the last day of the State Fair. More...

Local News

Lambert competes at State Fair

Loretta Lambert of rural Frankfort participated in the Seyfert's Indiana State Fair Fashion Show held Aug. 11 at the State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis. She participated in the formal dress category. More...

CC resident and organizations honored

American Red Cross Blood Services of the Indiana-Ohio region hosted an annual meeting and recognition luncheon Aug. 16 at Marriott Hotel in FortWayne. Flora area resident Harry Shaffer Jr. More...

Weiricks attend conference; celebrate 39th anniversary

Debbie and Tom Weirick recently returned from a trip to California. Debbie is a nurse practitioner at Clarian Arnett Health in Flora, and part of the trip was to attend the eighth annual Women's Health Conference by Symposium Medicus in Yosemite. More...

Sports

Knights are winners

Lafayette Central Catholic used a second period scoring spurt to defeat the Delphi Oracles 28-0 Friday. The Knights scored all of their points in a ten-minute span covering the last 9:27 of the first half and a second half kickoff return. More...

Bacon Bowl Food Drive

When: Friday Where: Delphi-Carroll Football Game What to Bring: Canned goods, paper items, and other non-perishables Purpose: To benefit Food Pantries at Delphi and Flora Prize: More...

Cavaliers roll over Cougars

The Tri-County Cavaliers came to Cougar country ready to play football last Friday night. And they went home with the 33-7 victory, too. Tri- County physically pushed the Cougar defenders backwards most of the night. More...

Faith

Lessons from theHeart

Life's foundation

Alittle over 150 years ago, in the hills of western Virginia, Robert, a tall, gangly, 19-yearold, with dark curly hair was united in marriage to Amanda, an attractive dark haired 17- year-old, attired in a stylish wedding dress she had made. More...

DIRECTORY OF AREA CHURCHES

SS=Sunday School SW=SundayWorship

AMERICUS UNION NON-DENOMINATIONAL: LarryWilliams, 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...

EcumenicalWomen's Retreat approaching

The Ecumenical Women's Retreat Committee of Monticello will host its 20th annual fall retreat at Camp Tecumseh Sept. 14 and 15. Retreat topic will be "HowWorship Touches Our Daily Lives." Registration will be from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Friday. More...

Obituaries

Alan C. Thompson

Alan C. "Tommy" Thompson, 85, of Speedway, passed away July 23, 2007. Graveside services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Maple Lawn Cemetery, Flora More...

Sara J. Adair

Sara Jane Johnson Adair, 66, passed away of heart failure Aug. 7, 2007, in Littleton, Colo. More...

Thomas L. Everett

Services for Thomas L. Everett, 65, of Delphi, were held Saturday at Bodine Funeral Home, Rossville. Pastor Guy Studebaker officiated. Burial was at Rossville Cemetery. He died Aug. 14, 2007, at his residence. Born Sept. More...

Special Sections

Bicycle Bridge to get a new look

Eyesore no more!

All it took for one well-known county bridge to get a fresh paint job was the cooperation of Carroll County's highway and sheriff's departments, plus the blessing of the commissioners. More...

Baby adoption - costly and priceless

Tony and Crystal Grandstaff of northern Carroll County have been happily married for 12 years, but they said something is missing in their lives. "We're incomplete," Crystal said. They want a baby. More...

Deer Creek Festival is Saturday

The annual Deer Creek Festival and Hog Roast will be this Saturday from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Deer Creek Community Center on State Road 29. Children's games and contests will be offered from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Community

Extension project lessons to be offered Sept. 6

Carroll County Extension Office will host project lessons on Sept. 6 at the 4-H Building in Flora. The lessons are researched, based and presented byExtension Educators. More...

Announcements

Delphi Community High School will host a BACK TO SCHOOL BASH AT DCHS today,Wednesday, at 7 p.m. Students and their parents are invited to meet teachers and staff and enjoy free food and activities. More...

Channel 2

Programming forAug. 22-29 is listed below: Wed., Aug. 22 - 7 p.m., Carroll vs. Tri-County football game (taped). Sun., Aug. 26 - 9:30 a.m., Live worship service, Flora First Christian Church. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Briggs, Stratton andme

We got a deal on a little rental property last year. It's a homely 1950s ranch with a good tenant and lots of white vinyl siding. Although there's no garage, the house came with a tall plastic shed. More...

Guest commentary:

How to talk to your member of Congress

Sometimes, when it seems that a letter isn't enough, you just have to talk to your member of Congress. It can seem daunting, but it shouldn't be. More...

Political Cartoon

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Society

Rauch-Bowman

Katherine Rauch and Dean Bowman, both of Franklin, announce their engagement. She is the daughter of Robert and Cindy Smith of Delphi and Mick and Chris Rauch of Lafayette. He is the son of Tom and Crystal Bowman of Delphi. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

WYNDHAM TRAXLERCARTER, art teacher in the Carroll schools, participated in "Extending Teacher Creativity: A Summer Workshop on Integration, Collaboration and Technology" on the campus of Indiana State University. More...

Lost student quickly retrieved

Delphi Community School Corp. Superintendent Ralph Walker recently asked the public for patience and teamwork during the first few days of school to allow district-wide format changes to fall into place. More...

Carroll students attend leadership academy

Over 100 Family, Career and Community Leaders of America members and advisers from across Indiana gathered in Indianapolis recently for the 2007 Indiana FCCLA Leadership Academy. More...

Public Records

Restaurant Inspections

The Burlington Scoop Routine inspection: 8/1/07 Summary of violations: No Violations Noted The Burlington Locker Plant Routine inspection: 8/1/07 Summary of violations: No Violations Noted Kristen's Homemade Delights Routine inspection: 8/2/07 More...

Marriage Licenses

Micah Curtis Dillon, 26, and SadonnaMarie Goyer, 23, both of Delphi. More...

Circuit Court Judge Donald Currie

Newfilings are frompublic records available in theCarrollCountyClerk's office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...