February 14, 2018 RSS feed / Community

Indiana students to get free FAFSA filing help at College Goal Sunday

Financial aid professionals will be volunteering at 40 sites in Indiana to help college-bound students and their families open the door to financial aid during College Goal Sunday. The event is set for 2 p.m. (local time), Feb. 25.  More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Last week I shared recipes from a cookbook I’ve been testing my way through. This collection of recipes from Detroit Public Television has quickly become one of my favorites. More...

DaVinci Robot

Meandering Melodies

After Christmas was over Philip made an appointment with Dr. John Francis at Unity. The hernia he had been fussing with for over a year was becoming more bothersome and he was finally ready to have it checked out and repaired. More...

Indianavoters.com website is newly updated

Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson has introduced the newly updated Indianavoters.com website. More...

Indiana announces new online portal and residential addiction treatment program

The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration have announced two initiatives as part of the state’s effort to attack the drug epidemic. More...

Correction

In last week’s issue there was a photo grouping from Flora Main Street’s Magical Main Street Ball held Feb. 3. One of the photos showed a father, Robert Gibson, with his two daughters, Bella and Kyra, choosing items from the food table. More...

Health department says Indiana flue activity continues to rise

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is reminding Hoosiers that influenza activity continues to be high and widespread across Indiana and is urging people to take precautions against the illness, which has claimed 167 Indiana lives so far th More...

Down On The Farm

High Oleic soybeans achieve final global regulatory milestone

High oleic soybeans have crossed their final regulatory hurdle, clearing the way for farmers to plant more acres of high oleic soybeans in 2018. More...

Red Cross blood donors

The Red Cross Bloodmobile visited Honan Hall in Delphi Feb. 8 with 70 donors volunteering to give the gift of life yielding 68 useable units.  More...

Announcements

The CARROLL COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY will meet at Flora Pizza King at 7 p.m. Feb. 22. Those interested are invited to join the group earlier to eat prior to the meeting.   More...

Live from Statehouse: Senate ‘Head Lines’

State Sen. Randy Head (RLogansport) will host the first-ever virtual town hall called Live from the Statehouse: Senate “Head Lines” Wednesday, Feb. 14, at 5:30 p.m. More...

Explaining the ‘Explanation of Benefits’

Thinking About Health

Every time your doctor sends a medical claim to a medical insurance company or care management organization, you will receive an Explanation of Benefits – usually referred to as an EOB or EOB form. (The exception may be some prescriptions). More...

Births

Nick and Rebekah (Parker) Hoffman of Flora are parents of a 6-pound, 7-ounce daughter, Adela Rose, born Feb. 3 at Franciscan Health Lafayette East. Grandparents are Greg and Sherry Hoffman of Flora and Maureen Parker of Cutler.   More...

Learning about electrical safety

A Live Line Electric Safety Demonstration, sponsored last week by Carroll White REMC, was conducted at Carroll Jr.- Sr., Delphi Community and Twin Lakes high schools as well as at the Delphi Tri-Township Fire Station for Carroll County emergency pers More...

Regional Spelling Bee March 3 in Frankfort

The 28th annual Scripps Regional Spelling Bee, sponsored by Adult Learners, Inc. (ALI) and partnered by Administrator Assistance and Frankfort High School, will be Saturday, March 3, at 9 a.m. More...

Discovery may lead to new gene targets to boost soybean oil

Purdue University scientists have discovered that a single nucleotide mutation and the characteristics it created may be critical for the domestication of soybeans. More...