Delphi CWF The CWF of the Delphi Christian Church met Oct. 2 with Sharon Quinn as hostess. Twelve members answered roll call by giving the firstmemory of their life. Letters were read from the Pembertons, who are missionaries toAfrica, and MikeWard, who is in Indonesia. Plans were made for filling shoeboxes for Samaritan’s Purse before November. The meeting ended with […]


Bridge-A-Rama high scorers for September were Melba Hughes and Betty Huffman with 3,780 points, RitaWingard and Donnabelle Sieber with 3,600 and Hughes and Helen Schilling with 3,330. High scorers in each group were Schilling and Betty Jean Sprague, Anne Briggs and Betty Trapp, Jane Smith and Sieber, Joan Maxwell and Myrt Mount, Mary Brown and Leanne Aldrich, Pat Myer and […]

Historic SPANS Task Force receives national award

The Indiana Historic SPANS Task Force in Indianapolis received a prestigious National Preservation Honor Award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation on Oct. 4. The Task Force is one of 21 national award winners honored by the National Trust during its week-long 2007 National Preservation Conference in the Twin Cities of Saint Paul and Minneapolis. Chairman of the Task […]

“Tell the Truth: The Glass Castle, the Media, and You”

Third in series

The third in a series of Carroll County on the Same Page programs planned around “The Glass Castle” by Jeannette Walls will be Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. at the Flora Public Library. The theme for the evening will be “Tell the Truth: The Glass Castle, the Media and You.” The county-wide book discussion will be led by Jack Spencer,Associate […]


White-Carroll County Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program will sponsor a CAR SEAT CLINIC Oct. 12 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Delphi Public Library. Car seat technician Sharon Hartwell will lead the program. Refreshments and a chance to win a free car seat will be offered. Delphi Lions Club will sponsor the 15THANNUALDELPHI CHRISTMAS PARADE Dec. 1 at 1 […]

What’s Happening Elsewhere

Wednesdays in theWild will present FALL WATERFOWL AT CELERY BOG Oct. 17 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Lilly Nature Center on Lindberg Rd. inWest Lafayette. Expert birder and naturalist Susan Ulrich will speak then lead a birding walk around the marsh. Call (765) 567-2993 for information. HOW TO START YOUR OWN BUSINESS WORKSHOP will be held Oct. 18 from […]


Melissa Price-Salkeld and Daniel Newbauer of Carroll County are parents of fraternal twin daughters. Allie Grace Newbauer, 5 pounds, 2 ounces, and Hannah Marie Newbauer, 4 pounds, 11 ounces, were born Sept. 24 at Home Hospital. Grandparents are Sterling and Janet Price of rural Cutler and Paul “Bob” and Kim Newbauer of rural Frankfort. Mike and Angie Finn of Plymouth […]

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO The first full week in October is National Newspaper Week. One of the themes this year is: “Encourage your child to read a newspaper everyday.” This emphasizes the importance of perhaps the most single important work skill which translates directly into success, that of literacy and reading. We urge all our readers to help others learn to […]

Business Briefs

The Longaberger Company recently recognized JEANRINEHART of Burlington for Career Achievement in Sponsoring at The Bee, the company’s annual sales convention held recently in Columbus, Ohio. Rinehart has been an Independent Longaberger Home Consultant since 1981 and was inducted into the 100 Recruit Club for personally bringing more than 159 new qualified home consultants into the business in her career […]

Washington Twp.

The annual meeting of the Deer Creek Community Center will be held at the center on Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. Officers will be elected and projects discussed. Membership dues are payable for this year: individual $15, couple $20.99, or family $25. Send dues to Jo Upton, treasurer, 7050 E. 480 N., Camden, IN 46917. The Deer Creek Community Center […]