August 8, 2018 RSS feed / Community

Barbie Doll wedding

One hot summer day there was a big event planned at Grandpa Boyd’s by my aunt, my sister and me, and our cousins Michele and Cynthia.   This event had culminated after many hours of playing with Barbie Dolls together. More...

McCain 45th anniversary

Don and Barbara Jo Mc- Cain of Camden will be celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary on Saturday.  More...

Announcements

CALLOUT for the Burlington Fall Festival QUEEN CONTEST will be Sunday, Aug. 19, at 2:45 p.m. at the Burlington Community Building, located in the park. More...

Ivy Tech Kokomo to celebrate 50th

Ivy Tech Community College is marking its 50th anniversary in the Kokomo area this year and the public is invited to join in a campus/community celebration Thursday, Aug. 23.  More...

Indiana Beach announces re-imagined children’s area and more for 2019

Indiana Beach Amusement and Water Park Resort announced last week a re-imagined children’s area, new live entertainment and a new restaurant. These and continued park wide improvements await guests for the upcoming 2019 season.  More...

Reunions & Gatherings

Camden Class of ‘59   More...

Adopt-A-Spot is memorial marker

Thirty-two years ago Friday, Aug. 3, James Harter, at the age of 21, died from injuries he sustained in a one-vehicle accident on SR 75 between Camden and Flora. More...

USDA encourages rural communities to apply for loans to improve, rebuild infrastructure

Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett has announced an historic commitment by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to upgrade and rebuild rural water infrastructure.  More...

Reunions

Oyler family   The Orren Oyler and Ora Spitler family reunion will be Aug. 12 at the Lower Deer Creek Church of the Brethren, 741 E. 300 N., Camden. Dinner will be served at 12:45 p.m.; beverages will be provided.  Angle family   More...

Delphi woman marks 100th birthday

Grace Hibner Delaney of Delphi was 100 years old on July 20 and a celebration was held in her honor on that day at St. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Even though the 2018 Carroll County Fair is but a memory, this week’s recipes can let you relive the moments with your family anytime. My “go-to” fair food, hands down, is the corn dog. More...

Parking lot art at Carroll

For the third year in a row Carroll seniors painted their school parking spots as a way to show school spirit and raise funds for their senior trip. Scott Gear took these pictures with his drone.   More...

Library

Burlington   Burlington Community Library’s summer reading program ended on July 31 with a luncheon with the youth participants.  More...

Comet clickr

Comet reader Amanda Warf took this picture last Thursday night from her back yard. More...

Soil Health Workshop is set

A Soil Health Workshop will be held Dec. 6 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Event & Education Center (4-H Building) located at 102 N. 4th St. in Flora. More...

Women’s Conservation Learning Circle to be held Oct. 9

Women who are interested in maintaining productive land while also conserving natural resources are invited to attend a free event developed specifically for female landowners and operators interested in learning more about conservation.  More...

Remember to register off-road vehicles with the BMV

Hoosiers who own off-road vehicles (ORVs) purchased after Dec. More...