October 19, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Carroll students pose questions to school board candidates

Four community members who are running for two seats on the Carroll Consolidated School Board came together Monday night in a debate hosted by the Carroll County Comet. More...

Local News

Burlington reassessing nuisance ordinance

After its second reading at the Oct. 11 Town Council meeting, Burlington adopted the 2017 budget with no changes.  The Burlington Town Council plans to revise the town’s property ordinances. More...

Burlington

The annual Harvest Party, sponsored by the Burlington Kiwanis Club, will be Oct. 29 from 4:30 to 8 p.m. in the Lilly Building at the Community Park Building. There will be free chili, hot dogs and drinks. Costume judging will begin at 6 p.m. More...

Camden

Camden Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. Oct. 20 in the library’s reading room.  The Camden Community Preservation Society invites all interested persons to its annual Holiday Party beginning at 6 p.m. on Oct. More...

Opinions & Letters

Unscripted

I start almost every day with a lined legal pad full of tasks, errands and projects I have written down. Because this list making has been a lifetime habit, it seems like if I don’t write it down, I don’t get it done. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Accountability – it’s essential

Nowadays there is more to being a county commissioner than holding two meetings a month. According to the Indiana Code, the duties of the Commissioners are many. More...

Faith

President Bush’s prayer

Lessons from the Heart

It is very touching when someone prays specifically just for you, to think that someone cares enough to interrupt their busy schedule just for you is quite an act of love. I found this internet story that sure impressed me. More...

Announcements

MICHAEL WAYNE SMITH will sing at The Living Stone Church, 54 E. Main Street, Rossville, on Oct. 23, at 6 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Mary E. Bush

Mary E. Bush, 90, of Burlington, passed away at 12:45 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, at her home.  She was born Jan. 14, 1926, in Burlington, to Leonard “LF” and Eva (Rodkey) Crume. On June 5, 1947, she married Robert W. More...

Roberta L. Anderson

Roberta Lou (Clem) Harlan Anderson, 83, died Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, at her home near Kokomo.  More...

Sherry C. Mears

Sherry C. Mears of Delphi passed away on Friday, Oct. 14, 2016, at the age of 91.  He was born on Nov. 18, 1924, the oldest of six children born to Bert and Bertha Schnieb Mears. He graduated from Delphi High School in 1943. On Nov. More...

EDIT requests far exceed expected revenue

Commissioners take time to consider requests

Carroll County Commissioners heard requests for the county’s Economic Development Income Tax (EDIT) revenue at their Monday morning meeting. The anticipated revenue from the income tax is between $352,201 and $396,183. More...

Commissioners delay requested Health Board appointments

Carroll County Commissioners were asked Monday morning to reappoint county resident Steve Nichols and Delphi Community School Corporation Superintendent Greg Briles to the Carroll County Board of Health. More...

Carroll receives donation from Book Readers and Horn Blowers

After 18 years of encouraging reading and music at Carroll Elementary School, the Book Readers and Horn Blowers Program has ended. The group donated its remaining funds of $1,477.24 to the elementary to be split between the library and band program. More...

Community

Rainy Day Wedding

There are moments in life that stand out long after the moment is a memory. Lasting impressions are made. All it takes to bring the memory back is something that triggers the mind to remember.  More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

This week marks the final round of soup fest 2016 and I think I’ve saved the best for last. All three soups and stews are some of my favorites for when company comes over. More...

Beta Psi Chapter welcomes new members

Beta Psi Chapter of Psi Iota Xi sorority in Delphi recently held two initiation ceremonies to induct five new members to the active chapter. New members include (l-r): Top - Becca Walker and Brooke Shuler. More...

Sports

Cougars finish regular season undefeated

The 5th ranked Class A Cougars kept their record unblemished at 9-0 after defeating Sheridan at home Friday night. A grind out first half followed by a huge offensive second half helped the Cougars rout Sheridan with a final of 41-14.  More...

Award recipients

The Carroll Boys Tennis Team held its banquet Oct. 12. Coach Rob Kauffman thanked the players for their hard work and told them how proud he is of their improvement throughout the season. More...

Oracles drop final regular season game to Winamac

Touting a 5-3 record, the Oracles traveled to Winamac Friday evening to cap off their first winning season in over 10-plus seasons. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, Delphi Journal, the Flora history website at www.floraindianahistory.org., and the Carroll County Historical Museum.  10 YEARS AGO   More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

James A. Glassburn, 51, and Shannon K. Luper, 44, both of Camden  Thomas O. Bohling, 44, and Katina H. Myers, 37, both of Camden   More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Circuit Court judgments are gathered from public records on file in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Superior Court judgments are gathered from public records on file in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

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