What’s Happening Elsewhere

An OPEN HOUSE for Ivy Tech Community College’s new facilities in downtown Kokomo will be held Friday, Nov. 7, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Ivy Tech’s new facilities are located on the fourth floor of the First Farmers Bank & Trust Building at 101 W. Sycamore St., on the Courthouse Square. Faculty, staff and students will be on hand to […]

Carroll volleyball drops two

At CHS Memorial Gym Thursday, the Carroll volleyball team hosted the Northwestern Tigers with the Cougars falling in three sets – 14-25, 25-17, 19-25. Lauren Worl had 15 kills, 1 solo block, 3 block assists, and passed 1.76 in serve receive. Grace Filbrun led the team with 14 assists and 9 digs. Libby Eller passed 1.73 in serve receive and […]

DCHS tennis awards

Delphi stumbles in season finale against Tipton

Maybe it was the regular season coming to a close, the relentless droning of a regular season that plagues all high school athletics just before tournament time comes near. Or maybe it was because of the 14-year drought since Delphi has not only defeated the Tipton Blue Devils but also failed to achieve a winning regular season. Whatever the reason […]

Vikings outlast Cougars in back-and-forth contest

The North White Vikings passed over the Cougars in a hard fought battle 38-34. The failure to convert the point after attempts hurt the Cougars. It all boils down to teamwork, playing like a team, and staying focused as a team. The Cougars had too many missed opportunities. This was senior night, and it should have been the Cougars’ night […]

Oracles win first ever soccer sectional

Delphi’s varsity soccer team has won its first sectional championship. Though the sport may have been different, the excitement and thrill of Friday night lights was still present on the soccer field at Benton Central as Delphi took on Faith Christian in the sectional championship. Last year’s double overtime sectional championship loss against Faith was still fresh in the minds […]

Halloween activities and events in Carroll County

Parents and their children will have many activities to choose from to celebrate a safe, fun and family oriented Halloween. The information below is provided to help plot an exciting Trick-or-Treat course for the evening. Burlington The Burlington Kiwanis Club will host its annual Harvest Party Oct. 25 from 4:30 to 8 p.m. in the Lilly Building at the Community […]

Lyle Scott Jenkins

Lyle Scott Jenkins, 58, of Bringhurst, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, at his home. He was born April 17, 1956, in Frankfort, the son of Charles E. and Betty J. Ruegamer Jenkins. He was a 1974 graduate of Carroll High School. On April 9, 1983, he married Cheryl A. Faucett; she preceded him in death on Nov. 24, 2001. […]

Cora Belle Beck

Our beloved Cora Belle Pearson Beck (b. Nov. 7, 1918) passed away the evening of Oct. 16, 2014, with the comfort of her family at Meadowood Health Pavilion, Bloomington Ind. “The Belle” was a woman of great courage, intelligence, spunk, and zest for life. She maintained her independence and her own ways. To everyone she would say, “Now you listen […]

Neil Dean Appleton

Neil Dean Appleton, 76, left his earthly home on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at Community Hospital North in Indianapolis. Neil Dean was born on May 6, 1938, in Logansport, Ind., to Arthur E. and Vella P. De- Haven Appleton. He had lived in Deer Creek all of his life before moving to Franklin in 2006 to the Masonic Home Village […]