September 26, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Spray painting as an art

A group of fifth and sixth graders “re-designed” a car Saturday as part of the first annual Flora Fun-tastic Art Bazaar. More...

Ring to get in

Carroll County Clerk Andrea Miller had a doorbell installed at the top of the temporary handicap ramp on the south side of the courthouse for those with disabilities to use. More...

Local News

Taking it easy along Deer Creek

Seven residents of St. Elizabeth Healthcare in Delphi recently enjoyed a day of fishing at Deer Creek Park. More...

Water aerobics offers health benefits

When entering the Delphi Community High School pool area any Monday, Wednesday or Friday around 9:15 a.m., the sound of laughter and chatter can be heard over the sounds of a physical education swimming class in progress. More...

Greater Lafayette Senior Fair back for 13th year

The 13th Annual Greater Lafayette Senior Fair will be held Oct. 3 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Tippecanoe County Fairgrounds. The event is coordinated by a group of local volunteers representing various agencies. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Spare key

I locked my keys in the car last week, again. But it was no big deal, these days I’ve got a spare in a white box in my kitchen drawer.  I think I had gone a good decade without committing such an inconvenient gaffe. More...

Guest Commentary

Shouldn’t we all be Americans first?

I was first elected to Congress in 1964. That was the year Lyndon Johnson won a full term as president in a landslide. If ever a president had a popular mandate to pursue his goals, it was LBJ in the few years that followed that election.  More...

Jefferson Township property owners = selected mailing

In response to the guest commentary by Jefferson Township Trustee Rex Millhouse that appeared in the Comet Sept. 11, I believe it pointed out one thing. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Public Records

Circuit Court

Recent filings  Credit Acceptance Corporation filed a complaint against Joshua Heath.  Ford Motor Credit Company filed a complaint against Jerry Hoaks.  U.S. Bank N.A. More...

Superior Court

Recent filings  Cavalry Investments LLC filed a complaint against Nathan Best and Kelly Best.  Deutsche Bank National Trust Company filed a mortgage complaint against Chad Johnston and Jessica Johnston.  Donald Hickman and Marsha Hick More...

Marriage Licenses

Christopher A. Wagaman, 30, and Amanda A. Dailey, 33, both of Bringhurst.   More...

County Council addresses audit issues

Two departments cited for improper practices

The Carroll County Council learned earlier this month that the county has been managing funds in both the health department and the prosecutor’s office incorrectly according to the 2011 Indiana State Board of Accounts (SBOA) audit results. More...

Moonlight Madness to fill Flora’s streets October 6

A single elimination Cornhole Tournament will be held again. Teams of two may enter to compete for the grand prize, half of the purse.  Entry forms are available at Salin Bank. Contestants must be 16 years old or older to play. More...

Candidates’ debate and forum planned for October

A candidate debate and a candidate forum for contested races in the November General Election in Carroll County have been scheduled for Oct. 16 and Oct. 25. More...

County Election Board finds ballots have error

The Carroll County Election Board held a special meeting Sept. More...

Community

Thornburg, Sausaman wed

Kelsie Ann Thornburg and Tyler Sausaman exchanged wedding vows during a 3:30 p.m. ceremony June 16 at Adams Mill, Cutler.  The bride is the daughter of John Thornburg of Indianapolis and Laurie Thornburg of Cutler. More...

Engagements

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Fortman of Fort Wayne announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsay Fortman, to Kevin Hamilton. More...

Announcements

The TRI KAPPA STYLE SHOW will present Fashions by Grapevine Boutique Sept. 30 at 1:30 p.m. at the Delphi Community High School in the commons area. Proceeds will benefit scholarships and charities. More...

Sports

Scoreboard

Football Carroll 42, Clinton Prairie 8   More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Balance in Life

To help with college expenses I worked during the summers and vacations at a place in Indianapolis called Joint & Clutch. In addition to supplying various automotive parts, we made and repaired drive shafts for cars, trucks, and heavy equipment. More...

Mission team organizing to work in Haiti

A mission trip is being planned to Haiti March 21-28, over Palm Sunday.  More...

Announcements

HOMECOMING at Valley View Baptist Church, Flora, will be Sept. 29 and 30. The Happy Travelers from Kentucky will be singing on Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m., and Sunday morning singing will be from 9:30 to 10:30. More...

Obituaries

Randall L. Newman

Randall L. Newman, 57, formerly of Russiaville, passed away on Sept. 18, 2012, after battling multiple myeloma and amyloidosis.  Randy graduated from Fairfield High School in Fairfield, Ohio, in 1973. More...

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