July 26, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

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Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Community Center will host a Pulled Pork dinner on Aug. 23 from 5 to 9 p.m. More...

Camden

Camden Town Council will have a special meeting at 6 p.m. July 26 in the Town Office.  Vacation Bible School closing program will be at 6 p.m. Friday at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church. A cookout will follow the program.  Mt. More...

Burlington

Burlington Town Council will have a special meeting to go over 2018 budget figures at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 1.  An American House breakfast fundraiser will be held Saturday from 7 to 10 a.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Gathering the center

Midwest Memo

When I married into the family, the Peterson Reunion was held down the road from my in-law’s farm. That’s where cousin Clyde Peterson’s dancehall was located. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

City Council member Seward touts residential growth for Delphi

Guest Commentary

There is disagreement within the community regarding how to best grow Delphi and its tax base. It is my opinion the tax base can grow with residential and small business development and support.  More...

Faith

Announcements

A COMMUNITY PRAYER MEETING will be held at the Sharon Baptist Church from 7 to 8 p.m. the second Wednesday night of each month. Prayer requests may be mailed anytime to the church at 7012 E. 50 N., Flora, IN 46929. More...

Face the ‘new’

Lessons from the Heart

I can feel it in the air. It is almost palatable. There is an electricity and excitement pulsing through the hearts and lives of many, and it is lightly seasoned with anxiety and uncertainty with a hint of hope. There is no getting around it. More...

Education

DCSC students prepare for another school year

Parents of returning students could begin registering their child online as of July 21. Parents can log into Skyward which is located on all school websites and register a student. More...

Carroll registration is next week

Student registration at Carroll Consolidated Schools will be July 31, Aug. 1 and 2. The first day of classes for students will be a full day on Wednesday, Aug. 9.  More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Superior Court judgments are gathered from public records on file in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi.  Recent filings   More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

Circuit Court judgments are gathered from public records on file in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Marriage Licenses

Christopher P. Hofer, 34, and Margarita M. Camacho, 30, both of Flora  Jennifer R. Mills, 38, and Sheri A. Moore, 54, both of Bringhurst   More...

Commissioners host information gathering session

Proposed updates to zoning ordinance debated

Carroll County Commissioners held an evening meeting last week to hear what members of the public think about proposed updates and revisions to the current Carroll County Zoning Ordinance. More...

Publicizing error aborts County Council special meeting

All seven members of the Carroll County Council, as well as some community members, were present for a scheduled special meeting Monday at 4 p.m. More...

Help needed to restore county’s WW 1 memorial

A campaign is under way to beautify the World War I plaque in the Carroll County Courthouse. The plaque was placed in the courthouse by war mothers in 1924.  More...

Community

You really are attracting mosquitoes

Take steps to minimize your chances of becoming a mosquitoes’ meal. Are you a mosquito magnet? Some people really are irresistible to mosquitoes, and there is science to back it up. More...

Flora senior activities

The following is a list of activities for August available to seniors sponsored by the Flora Senior Center. For information contact the office at (574) 967- 3400.  August 2017   More...

Delphi senior activities

The following is a list of activities for August available to seniors sponsored by the Carroll County Senior and Family Services. For information contact the office at (765) 564-2772.  August 2017   More...

Sports

Flora 12U is state champ

Flora’s 12U All-Stars won the Town & Country State Championship Monday night at Oak Hill. The team was welcomed back to Flora with a ride around town on a fire truck. More...

New coach, new team, new season

Carroll football sets ‘Midnight Madness’ practice

The Carroll Cougars want to be the first football team in Indiana to take to the field for the 2017 season. The first official practice can be Monday, July 31, and the Cougars plan to be on the field at 12:01 a.m. More...

Harvest Hustle winners

Rebecca Conn, 18, left, of Cutler and Robert Dill, 32, of Burlington were the 2017 Carroll County Community Center Harvest Hustle 5K winners on the new race course. Rain stopped right before the race and held off until after the finish. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Obituaries

G. Michael Jones

G. Michael "Coach" Jones, 82, formerly of Delphi, died unexpectedly at 5:51 a.m. Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at St Elizabeth East Hospital, Lafayette.  He was born Nov. More...

Phyllis M. Teel

Phyllis M. Teel, 86, of rural Brookston, passed away Saturday, July 22, 2017, in West Lafayette, Ind.  She was born Oct. 1, 1930, in Carroll County, Ind., to the late Russell and Ruth (Lowther) Cole. More...

Pauline R. Davis

Pauline Ruth Davis, 91, of Burlington, passed away at 11:45 p.m. Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at St. Vincent of Kokomo.   She was born June 7, 1926, in Howard County, Ind., to Leon and Alta (Rex) Ray. She attended Carrollton and Burlington schools. More...

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