April 3, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Drs. Wagoner suspensions request dismissed by AG

Drs. Marilyn and Don Wagoner with medical practices in Burlington and Kokomo were given some leeway in practicing medicine last Wednesday, however a request by the Indiana State Attorney General (AG) for more sanctions loom in their future. More...

Local News

Gallery announces guest artists

Opera House Gallery of Contemporary Art, Delphi, announces that it will be hosting three guest artists, Carol Wicklund, Angela Peterson, and Deborah Waymire. The artists’ reception will be April 5 from 6 to 9 p.m. At 7 p.m. More...

Professional Briefs

AMBER (WOODS) RICHARDSON has recently returned to the area and is partnering with Jennifer Randle in All About You hair salon, corner of Columbia and Center streets, Flora. Richardson is a 2006 graduate of More...

April 14-20 is National Telecommunications week

Carroll County E-911 needs the public’s assistance to honor any 911 dispatcher who has gone above and beyond during a 911 call. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

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Guest Commentary

Teen dating violence

Prom season can create a lifetime of memories, but for too many teenagers those memories are tragic and carry a lifetime of consequences. More...

CJSHS senior is county’s Lilly Endowment Community Scholar

The Lilly Endowment Community Scholar for 2013 is Carroll senior Tallis Bowers. He was chosen by the Carroll County Community Foundation to be the county’s recipient of a four-year, full-tuition scholarship. More...

Society

Society seeks to honor early Indiana pioneers

The Society of Indiana Pioneers is continuing its efforts to identify Indiana pioneer founders in each of Indiana’s 92 counties. More...

Five generations

Dorothy Wilson, seated, is pictured with five generations of her family. More...

Stout 50th anniversary

Allen and Cynthia Stout, 7412 S. 800 E., Frankfort, 46041, celebrated their Golden Wedding Anniversary with a family weekend, March 1-3, at Brown County State Park, Nashville, Ind. More...

Obituaries

Margaret S. Cook

Margaret S. Cook, 90, died Thursday, March 28, 2013, at her home in Lafayette. She retired in 1985 from Purdue University where she was employed for 25 years with her final 18 years as housekeeping supervisor at Grad House West. More...

Betty Ann Rudd

Betty Ann (Goad) Rudd, 61, of Kokomo, formerly of Flora, died at 7:20 p.m. March 26, 2013, at IU Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. More...

Robert H. Conner

Robert H. “Bob” Conner, 75, of Delphi, died at 12:45 a.m. Sunday, March 31, 2013, at his residence. He was born Oct. 2, 1937, in Fairmount, to the late Charles E. and Dorothy Everhart Conner. More...

Diener disqualifies himself from Slavens case

Former Carroll County Commissioner Ron Slavens was asked to resign from his elected post by the Carroll County Republican Party Central Committee on Jan. 23 by certified letter. More...

4 vie for District 1 Commissioner’s seat

GOP Caucus set for Wednesday night

By the end of last week, three Jefferson Township residents formally expressed their interest in serving the remainder of the District 1 Commissioner’s seat recently vacated. However, that field has grown to four applicants for the position. More...

Changes in the Comet

Readers will no longer find obituaries and front page carryover on page 5A. The Comet has permanently changed that page to the next to the last page of the front section. This week that page is 7A. More...

Saturday is last 3rd House before legislative session ends

Saturday is the last chance for Carroll County residents to be able to address and possibly influence their chosen representatives in the Indiana State House in person in the county before the gavel comes down on this years’ Indiana General Ass More...

Community

Announcements

Carroll County Focus on the Future Inc. is hosting a series of workshops for nonprofit organizations. The first, STRENGTHENING CARROLL COUNTY NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS THROUGH VOLUNTEERS, will be held April 4 from 7-9 p.m. at the Flora Public Library. More...

Meetings

Delta Kappa Gamma Theta Chapter of Delta Kappa International Society of Key Women Educators announces the initiation of two new members, Graceann Merkel and Susan Manahan. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Many times over the years I’ve mentioned my fondness for local cookbooks – you know the ones from churches, families, schools and the like. One of my favorite local recipe records comes from Rossville. More...

Sports

CHS boys basketball awards

Carroll varsity boys basketball team awards program was held recently. More...

Hoosier Basketball magazine tabs top 60 senior boys including Murray

Delphi Community High School senior Cole Murray has been invited to participate in the 26th annual Hoosier Basketball Magazine Top 60 Senior Boys workout. Murray was one of the players selected from approximately 1,600 senior players statewide. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

What Next?

I usually write to reach out to the non-Christian, but this article is for the Christians in our community. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

USE NATURAL CONSEQUENCES’ TO GET KIDS TO CLEAN THEIR ROOMS

Q: We’re struggling to get our children to be organized and keep their rooms clean. Do you have any tips that would help? More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, and Delphi Journal. Photos and captions are provided by the Carroll County Historical Museum. 10 YEARS AGO More...

Public Records

Superior Court-

Judge Kurtis Fouts

Ronald R. Whitaker, 49, Decatur, pled guilty to engaging in business as a timber buyer without securing registration. All but two days of his one year sentence were suspended for probation. His other charge was dismissed. More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Default judgments were entered for the plaintiff in: Bank of America N.A. vs. Brian Short and Melissa A. Short, $131,288.84, (foreclosure); and American Acceptance Company LLC vs. Devin J. Smith, $2,630.80. More...

Property Sales

Information shown is ob- tained 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. Flora Feb. 12 – 2536S. More...

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