September 5, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Assessor’s Office mails out assessment notices

Notices of assessment of land and structures, also referred to as the Form 11 for all parcels located in Carroll County, have been mailed according to an announcement by Carroll County Assessor Neda K. More...

Camping, boat ramp and more a possibility for Wabash River at Pittsburg

There is a possibility that a new park with a boat ramp and more could be located along the Wabash River in Carroll County. More...

Local News

Erma Flora exhibit at Opera House Gallery

Oils, watercolors, realism and the abstract are all among Erma Flora’s “Favorites, Then and Now.” She is a guest artist from now through Nov. More...

Five generations

Five generations of Sibbitts are pictured above: Front row – Margaret Sibbitt is holding her great-great-granddaughter, Rylann Elizabeth Sibbitt. More...

E.H. offers fun, educational programs

The Carroll County Extension Homemakers invites the public to join them Thursday, Sept. 6, at the 4-H Community   Building in Flora for one or all three of the programs listed below.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Beauty in simplicity

A volunteer vine sprouted some weeks back in the southeast corner of our yard. When it was just the hint of a vine, my wife took a good hard look and identified it. More...

More on parking in Delphi

Guest commentary

Editor’s note: The following is a response to an Aug. 22, 2012, Comet article about Delphi parking. All quotations have been copied verbatim as scripted in the Comet.  More...

Proud of CHS

Upon reading the comments and recommendations stated by Dr. Lagoni, Carroll superintendent in the Aug. 22 edition of the Comet, I felt I had to respond. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Hoosier Democrat, Delphi Journal, Journal-Citizen, and Carroll County Comet 10 YEARS AGO  More...

Obituaries

Barbara J. Mullin Hess

Barbara June Mullin Hess, 63, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012.   More...

Patty A. Leman

Patty A. Leman, 56, of Pyrmont, died Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012, in Lafayette.  She worked as an X-ray technician at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Lafayette for 25 years.  In 1976 she married Steve Leman in Francesville. More...

Patrick J. Benner

Patrick J. Benner, 67, of Constantine, Mich., died Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012.  The son of John M. and Katherine (Hartwick) Benner, he graduated from Delphi High School in 1962 and attended St. Joseph College in Renssalaer. More...

Special Sections

Election Board calls emergency commissioners meeting

Courthouse concrete project may impact absentee voting

Carroll County Commissioners will hold an emergency meeting Monday, Sept. 10, at 9 a.m. More...

Commissioners and APC to hold zoning ordinance work session

Public invited to attend in silence

Carroll County Commissioners and the Area Plan Commission decided to meet to discuss changes made to last year’s proposed zoning ordinance, which commissioners rejected after the first of the year, in a work session at the Monday morning commis More...

County will sell tax liens on delinquent property

Carroll County will conduct a tax sale on Sept. 14 for delinquent properties that have delinquent taxes and special assessments due from the prior year’s spring installment.  More...

Flora is on latest list of CFF grant awardees

The fifth time proved to be the charm for the Town of Flora. More...

September is National Preparedness Month

The American Red Cross is among a coalition of organizations encouraging Americans to observe the Eighth Annual National Preparedness Month this September by doing simple things that make a difference when every second counts.  The Red Cross rec More...

Community

Michael 60th anniversary

Gene and Barbara (Esserman) Michael of Flora will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Sept. 7. They will celebrate with a family dinner.  More...

Announcements

Delphi Wesleyan Church KIDS TIME OUT K*T*O* will begin today, Wednesday, at the church from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. There will be games, snacks and Bible lessons for children ages 12 and under. For more information, contact Pastor Dan at (765) 564-2926. More...

Husmann, Norman pledge vows

Dr. Polly Husmann and Dr. Cory Norman exchanged wedding vows during a 4:30 p.m. ceremony May 19 at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church in Indianapolis.  The bride is the daughter of Bill and Joyce Husmann of Union City. More...

Sports

Scoreboard

Football Tri Central 44, Carroll 35   More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Be Slow To Speak

In James, Chapter One, verses 19 through 21, these words of wisdom are written: “My dear friends, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, for man’s anger does not bring about the righ More...

Delphi Church joins thousands nationwide participating in ‘The Story’

The Bible is the best-selling book in history, but how many people in Delphi are actually read it? A Gallup survey reports the average American household has four Bibles. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

Area students joined the Boilermaker community by participating in the annual Boiler Gold Rush program at Purdue University’s West Lafayette campus. They are:  Burlington – STEPHENIE DROLL  Camden – CAITLIN SCHOCK   More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings  LVNV Funding LLC filed a complaint against Steven Catron.  Brian H. Untch was charged with illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage by a minor.  Derek R. More...

Marriage Licenses

Jeremy T. Brown, 40, and Erin N. Merkel, 28, both of Delphi.  Gary M. Chambers, 53, Flora, and Diane K. Taylor, 51, Monticello.  Anthony M. Bailey, 27, and Charity N. Smith, 31, both of Delphi.  James D. More...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County assessor’s office. By law, buyers and sellers are responsible for the accuracy of information provided on the forms.   More...