July 11, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners give an additional vehicle to Health Department

A request for a used vehicle by the Carroll County Health Department was not on the agenda for the Monday morning County Commissioner’s meeting. More...

Local News

‘Race to beat cancer’ is new fair event

Carroll County Extension Homemakers are sponsoring a new “horse race” event. It will take place Thursday, July 19, during the Carroll County 4- H Fair.  More...

Burlington

Volunteers are needed to help with Vacation Bible School to be held Friday evening, July 27, and Saturday morning, July 28, at the Church of Christ.  More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will have its annual Cruise-In on Saturday in the church parking lot. There will be games and plenty of food. More...

Opinions & Letters

In sync

Midwest Memo

There’s a not too recent phenomena in my eating orbit which I just simply cannot figure out. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Purple now marks your property

Commentary

As a curmudgeon of long standing, I come from the “get off my lawn” school of private property. It’s direct, it’s simple, it provides no chance of misunderstanding.  More...

Education

Community Foundation awards $235,680 in scholarships

The Carroll County Community Foundation has awarded 18 scholarships and renewals from 12 funds to Carroll County students with an approximate value of more than $235,680, including the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship.  More...

WHIN to benefit Carroll County as part of $38.9M grant

Purdue University, Ivy Tech and local partners such as the Community Foundation were awarded a $38.9 million grant from Lilly Endowment for the Wabash Heartland Innovation Network (WHIN).  More...

EDUCATION NEWS

MIRANDA J. CLINGENPEEL of Camden was named to the dean’s list at Purdue University for the spring 2018 semester. Students must have had at least a 3.5 semester or cumulative GPA on a fourpoint scale to be named to the honors list.   More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

New filings are from public records available in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

New filings are from public records available in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from the county GIS database which is based on sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County Assessor’s Office. More...

DCSC fills controversial corporation administrative position

The Delphi Community School Board approved hiring someone Monday night to fill a position which did not exist until she was interviewed for the Elementary School Principal position earlier this year. More...

Projects, shows food & fun… it’s all at the 4-H Fair

The 2018 Carroll County 4- H Fair will feature livestock shows, 4-H projects, food, entertainment, antique tractors and fun for the whole family. Activities begin Friday and continue throughout the week until the following Friday, July 20.  More...

Charges filed on four arrested in July 1 drug bust

Four county residents who were arrested in the early morning hours of July 1 for various drug-related violations have been formally charged by Carroll County Prosecutor Nickolas McLeland. More...

Community

A glorious day for a parade!

The 2018 Independence Day Parade in Delphi was held Saturday morning with the theme, “Celebrate Freedom.” The event, sponsored by the Delphi Lions Club, wound around the streets of the City with the final destination being the reviewing s More...

Canal Days are celebrated

Canal Park in Delphi was brimming with people and activities on Saturday and Sunday. There were re-enactors including Abraham Lincoln and Daniel Boone, period crafters in the Pioneer Village, pony rides, music and more.  More...

Red Cross issues urgent call for blood donors

Next Carroll County Bloodmobile is July 26

An emergency blood shortage is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an urgent call for eligible donors of all blood types – especially type O – to give now and help save lives.  More...

Faith

Muddy Boots

Lessons from the Heart

The four-year-old boy wanted to come into my house. I would not let him in. I am usually not an ogre. But, I do have rules. One of them covered this.  More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, Delphi Journal, the Flora History website and the Carroll County Historical Museum.  10 YEARS AGO   More...

Obituaries

J. Michael Boyd

Jon Michael “Mike” Boyd Sr., 61, of Camden, died July 6, 2018, in his residence.  Mike was a member of the Carroll High School Class of 1974. More...

Mary L. Weaver

Mary Lynn Weaver, 80, Logansport, passed away at 1:44 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, 2018, surrounded by her family at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis.  More...

Lauretta McCullough

Lauretta M. McCullough, 71, of Frankfort, formerly of the Walnut Grove comm unity, passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital in Lafayette following a very sudden illness.  More...

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