November 24, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Carroll board adopts guidelines for conference requests

Carroll School Board adopted guidelines for conference reimbursements at its Nov. 15 meeting.   The guidelines apply to requested reimbursements for meals, lodging, mileage, and registration. More...

Local News

Broadway-style musical production to be presented in Delphi

First Assembly of God in Delphi will present its 11th annual holiday dinner theatre, with performances Dec. 3 through 5. More...

Toy/gift drive continues

Christmas for Kids toy drive is under way and will continue until Christmas. More...

Cancer Society to sponsor Love Lights a Tree ceremony

Hundreds of rainbow colored ribbons will be hung again this December for those who have battled cancer.   More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Familiar praise

For this Thanksgiving Day, I am thinking of a moment, a moment repeated every Sunday morning in many churches, big and small across the country. It is a favorite moment of mine.   More...

Thanksgiving Day 2010

President Barak Obama issued a proclamation Tuesday proclaiming Thursday, November 25, 2010, as a National Day of Thanksgiving.   More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Being thankful for all blessings

Today we join Jesus on a road trip, road trip, moving bet ween Samaria and Galilee on his way to Jerusalem. As he enters a village, ten lepers approach him and call out in unison, “Jesus, Master, have mercy on us!” Luke 17:13. More...

Society

Lytle, Butler pledge vows

Brandi Lytle and Brett Butler exchanged wedding vows June 12 at 4:30 p.m. at Faith Church of Christ, Burlington.   The bride is the daughter of Jeff and Corinne Lytle of Cutler. More...

Births

Micah and Melinda Long Miller are parents of a 9- pound, 2-ounce son, Thane Emerson, born Oct. 30 at Clarian Arnett Hospital in Lafayette. Grandparents are Kevin and Lisa Long of North Manchester and Bruce and Debbie Miller of Rossville.  More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Although the star of every Thanksgiving show is definitely the turkey, just try to have a celebration without the pumpkin! More...

Obituaries

Thelma B. Lybrook

Thelma B. Lybrook, 97, of Winter Haven, Fla., formerly of Kokomo, passed away on Friday, Nov. 19, 2010, at 7:40 a.m. in St. Elizabeth Hospital East, Lafayette.   More...

Corabelle Harmon

CoraBelle Evers Harmon, 83, passed away at 12 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 21, 2010, at McKinney House.   Born Dec. 13, 1926, in Logansport, she was the daughter of Mathew and Stella Wilson Morgan Evers. She was married in Young America to A. More...

Margie A. Prouse

Margie A. Prouse, 82, of Bringhurst, died at 1:05 a.m., Friday, Nov. 12, 2010, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.   Born Dec. 17, 1927, in Icard, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Jim and Bertha Deal Dameron. More...

Special Sections

Many subjects for councilcommissioners meeting

County finance committee to become active in 2011

Carroll County Council members set the topics they will discuss in a Dec. 14 joint meeting with commissioners at their Thursday morning council meeting. More...

All decked out for the parade

Judy Ayres led her horse, Kizzy, in Flora’s Christmas parade on Saturday. Riding the horse is Judy’s granddaughter, Grace Ayres. More...

Local family helps troops with holiday cheer

Indiana Lt. Governor Becky Skillman hosts “Hoosier Cheer for Our Heroes,” a state-wide program to collect and send holiday greetings in the form of letters and cards to those in overseas service to the United States. More...

Community

Announcements

TRI-COUNTY ART ASSOCIATION will meet Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. at the Delphi Senior Center, 700 North Washington Street. John Berkshire and Anne Brisco will be hosts.   More...

90th Birthdays

Mildred Mullendore Mildred Mullendore of Flora will celebrate her 90th birthday on Nov. 30.   More...

Community Thank You

County is recognized

I recently attended the Relay for Life Summit in Michigan where I represented Carroll County. It was a great experience and an honor to be with event chairs from so many counties in Michigan and Indiana. More...

Sports

Lady Oracles are weekend winners

The Lady Oracles opened weekend play by winning both games, first defeating North White on Friday and visiting Clinton Prairie Saturday. In the Friday game they routed the Vikings 65-20 before hanging on to beat the Gophers 58-45. More...

Cougars win battle of cats, drop championship to Cavaliers

The Lady Cougars opened their season with a 48-42 victory over the visiting Western Panthers. On a rainy, cold evening outside, the conditions in Memorial Gymnasium were perfect for this upset. More...

Carroll matmen take second in Super Duals

Cougar Wrestling Coach Ladd Kitchel and his team went into the Taylor Super Duals with some stern competition. They faced Wabash, Mississinewa, Madison Grant, Taylor and Eastern in the five-way meet on Saturday.   More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   Carroll senior Christine Cox signed a national letter of intent last week to attend Butler University and play basketball for the Lady Bulldogs next fall. She received a full ride scholarship. More...

Education

Carroll student to compete in talent show at IUK

Madison Rinehart of Flora will be among those competing in “The Finest Talent Show” on Dec. 11 in Havens Auditorium at Indiana University Kokomo.   Auditions were held last month. Madison, age 14, is a student at Carroll Jr.-Sr. More...

Improv, Theater, Dance…Oh My!

Civic Theater Youth help DES students improve reading skills

The Delphi Community Elementary School staff is not opposed to thinking outside of the box to help their students improve reading scores. More...

Cougar of the Month

Carroll Elementary Cougar of the Month for October is music teacher Peggy Suhre.   More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings   Hayden D. Peterson was charged with criminal mischief, damages or defacing property of another without consent.   The following have been charged with check deception: Jennifer Hardacre; Fred J. Ford; Michael A. More...

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Marriage Licenses

Stacy M. Guenther, 38, and Cynthia J. Lucas, 38, both of Delphi.   Zachary Cole Blackwood, 22, Kokomo, and Grace Florence Faris, 21, Delphi.   More...