Nina L. Miller

Nina L. Garber Boyd Miller, 92, passed away Dec. 21, 2014, at 8:15 a.m. at the Sterling House Assisted Living Facility in Kokomo where she had been residing for the last 2 1/2 years. Nina was born Dec. 13, 1922, in Miami County to the late John S. Garber and Sarah Elizabeth Flora Garber. She was baptized and became a […]

Oracles respond with another win

Delphi again answered with a victory over Faith Christian 78-59 Saturday night at DCHS after enduring a tough 67-64 overtime loss at Clinton Prairie on Friday. The Oracles came out on fire against the Eagles, hitting 10-of-11 shots overall, including a perfect 6-of-6 from 3-point range in the 1st period to jump in front 16-1 in the first 2:51 of […]

Funding for agricultural projects available

Looking for assistance with agricultural conservation practices? $150,000 in IDEM Section 319 Clean Water Act grant funding is available to farming operations in portions of Carroll, Cass, Howard, Miami, and Tippecanoe Counties through the Deer Creek-Sugar Creek Cost-Share Program. Apply for up to 75% cost-share on agricultural best management practices between Jan. 1-March 2. The projects should reduce loading of […]

Giving spirit

The legend of Santa Claus goes back hundreds of years, when a man named Nicholas began making frequent and generous contributions to the poor, sometimes helping them escape dire consequences. After life, he was recognized as a saint. Based on the same principle of giving that inspired Nicholas to reach out to others, Mike Hoffman of Flora has been carrying […]

Debra Kay Robinson

Debra Kay Robinson, 56, of Delphi, passed away Dec. 22, 2014, at 9:50 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Health Care in Delphi. Debra was born Jan. 5, 1958, in Lafayette to the late Ernest and Ethel (Kite) Robinson. She was a 1976 graduate of Delphi Community High School and earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University. Debra enjoyed her […]

Helen L. Bailey

Helen Louise Bailey, 88, of Burlington, died at 10:10 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, at North Woods Village in Kokomo. She was the bookkeeper for Bailey Fence for 40 years. Her marriage was in 1948 to Harold Bailey, who died in 1991. Surviving are a son, Roger Bailey of Bringhurst; three daughters, Carolyn Rhine of Russiaville, Marilyn Ayers of […]

Marvin Metzger

Marvin Metzger, 85, of Delphi passed away on Dec. 17, 2014, at Carroll Manor in Delphi. Marvin was born to the late Ross H. and Florence Ann (Cripe) Metzger on Jan. 11, 1929, in Rossville. Marvin was a graduate of Rossville High School. Marvin retired in 1995 from Globe Valve Manufacturing where he had worked as a machinist. He was […]

Washington Twp.

The Deer Creek Presbyterian Church is hosting a Christmas Day Dinner for anyone who has no place to go or who desires fellowship. It will be a traditional Christmas dinner with all the fixings. There is no charge. Serving will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will have Christmas Eve services at the church […]


Burlington Town Council will hold a year-end meeting at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 29 in town hall. The First Brethren Church will hold Christmas Eve Service at 7 p.m. The Church of Christ will have a Christmas program at 7 p.m. Dec. 23. Faith Church of Christ will offer two Christmas Eve services. The first will be at 4 p.m. and […]


The annual youth lock-in at the Baptist Church with food, games and movies will be held Dec. 31 starting at 7 p.m. The event will wrap up by 9 a.m. Jan. 1. Volunteer firemen will meet at 7 p.m. Jan. 5 in the Fireman’s Lounge. Mt. Zion Lodge No. 211 F&AM, will meet Jan. 6 at 7 p.m. in the […]