February 29, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Bridal & Event Showcase

Sassy’s Salon of Delphi and Whyte Horse Winery of Monticello were two of the 30 vendors at the Carroll County Bridal & Event Showcase in Delphi on Saturday. More...

Succession and estate planning workshop set

Purdue Extension-Carroll County and the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce are partnering to host a workshop for small business owners and farm owners that will help prepare their businesses for the future.  More...

4-H news

Deer Creek Delphiniums   The Deer Creek Delphiniums 4-H Club met Feb. 16 at the Delphi Presbyterian Church with 35 members attending. Leading the pledges to the flags were Israel Darling and John- Michael Beale.  More...

Announcements

A planning meeting for the 8th annual LAKE FREEMAN “PROUD TO BE AN AMERICAN” PATRIOTIC BOAT PARADE will be at 6 p.m. March 7 in the conference room of the Monticello City Park office, 904 City Park Loop (Anheir Building). More...

What’s Happening Elsewhere

CIVIC PLAYERS OF LOGANSPORT will present “Theater One - A Collection of One Acts” on March 9, 10, and 11 at McHale Performing Arts Center, Logansport. Friday and Saturday shows begin at 7:30; Sunday matinee begins at 2:30. More...

Camden

The Camden Public Library will be holding a special library board meeting at 10 a.m. Saturday. More...

Learn the facts about how to detect and manage glaucoma

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness. Millions of Americans are living with the condition, and many more may not know they have it. Over the next several years, the number of people with glaucoma is expected to rise.  More...

Delphi Senior Center activities

Seniors have daily activities to look forward to in Delphi throughout March. Registration to participate must be made one week in advance by calling (765) 564-2772. • 1 – Foot care, 9:30 a.m.; exercise, 10:30 a.m.; bingo, 12:30 p.m. More...

AARP calls for national attention to the growing challenges of caregiving

Backed by the weight of 10 leading authors on caregiving, a new AARP report defines the challenges facing America’s family caregivers and calls for a reexamination of policies and strategies to strengthen and support caregiving families. More...

Cancer Association offers scholarships

The Carroll County Cancer Association is offering scholarships to high school seniors  and graduates enrolled in health-related classes for the fall 2012 school year.   Scholarships will be awarded to students who are pursuing a degree More...

Library news

Delphi Public   “Beyond What You See,” a body of work by Camden artist Brad Shay, is on display in the Gerber Globe Valve Room from now through March 31. More...

Pesticide Recertification Program set for March 6

On Tuesday, March 6, a Private Applicator’s Recertification Program (PARP) will be held at the 4-H Building in Flora. Registration will start at 8 a.m. and the program is scheduled for 8:30 to 11:45 a.m.  More...

Professional briefs

VALENTIN DREZALIU M.D. is now seeing patients at the Camden Family Medicine Clinic. He will be at the clinic every Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 12 noon.  Dr. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

This week’s recipes come straight from the Bake-off circuit. No, it’s not the time of year for Pillsbury, but each February, The Cottages of Mulberry hosts a sweet and competitive contest. More...

Public is invited to educational workshops

Carroll County Extension Homemakers is hosting fun, educational programs on Thursday, March 1, at the 4-H Community Building in Flora. The public is invited and may attend one or all three of the programs listed below:  More...

Burlington

The Food Pantry at the Church of Christ is open Mondays from 12 noon to 3 p.m.  The Town Council will hold a work session to discuss the streets and other projects at 6 p.m. March 6 in the town hall. More...

New report finds millions of seniors missing out on benefits they paid for

Twenty billion dollars in free and low-cost support is going unclaimed by millions of Americans, according to a recent report from the National Council on Aging (NCOA).  More...

Not just for seniors

An aquatics exercise class is being offered on Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings in the Carroll High School pool. Instructor is Dan Reedy. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. with class time from 11 a.m. More...

Delphi wins in Battle of the Books

The eighth annual Battle of the Books began Feb. 13 with local competitions at Carroll and Delphi Community high schools. The winning teams from those battles competed in the Bacon Bowl held at Carroll on Feb. More...