September 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Delphi hires experienced SRO

Delphi Police Chief Steve Mullin announced to the Delphi City Council Sept. 2, he contacted an applicant to fill the School Resource Officer (SRO) position at the Delphi Community School Corporation. More...

Local News

Local artist Terry Lacy chosen to create Clegg Garden panels

Educational interpretive panels will be installed next spring at Clegg Memorial Garden off Eisenhower Road in Lafayette thanks to a $10,000 grant from Tipmont REMC’s EnviroWatts Program to NICHES Land Trust Inc., an envir onmental stewardship n More...

Announcements

The CARROLL COUNTY GARDEN CLUB will meet from 9:30 a.m. to 12 noon on Saturday at Deer Creek Community Center, 4883 N. SR 29, Deer Creek. More...

New deputy plans to stay

The newest Carroll County Deputy hails from Minnetonka, Minn., a suburb of Minneapolis and the home of the moccasin factory. More...

Sports

Class A Champion Tri Central defeats Carroll

For the second week in a row lighting stopped Carroll’s Friday night football game. The Class A No. 1 ranked Trojans defeated the Cougars 15-13 in a hard fought conference game. More...

Delphi shutout by West Lafayette

Coming off of Delphi’s nail-biting win against the Carroll Cougars, the Oracles looked to make a statement by upending Class 3A, No. 6 West Lafayette. More...

Carroll volleyball

Carroll varsity volleyball team fell to North White in a 5-set match last week. Carroll started strong winning 25-17, 25-21, but fell in the third set 21-25. North White squeaked out a 24-26 win in the fourth set and ended strong with a 5- 15 finish. More...

Society

Gross, Albaugh wed

Emily Gross of Monticello and Chris Albaugh of Flora were married June 21, 2014 at the Flora United Methodist Church with Reverend Jeff Landon officiating. Chuck Mullendore of Burrows was the pianist for the wedding. More...

Births

Ethan and Stephanie (Flores) Michael of Brownsburg are parents of an 8-pound, 15- ounce son, Crew Ethan, born Aug. 7 at IU Health Hospital North, Carmel. Grandparents are Greg and Pam Michael, Flora, and Marcial and Terrea Flores, Kokomo. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, and Delphi Journal. Photos and captions are provided by the Carroll County Historical Museum. 10 YEARS AGO More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings State Farm Insurance Company and William Penn filed a complaint against Lori Brier. LL Receivables filed a complaint against Donald Beyer. Discover Bank filed a complaint against Derek Jackson. More...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County assessor’s office. By law, buyers and sellers are responsible for the accuracy of information provided on the forms. Bringhurst Aug. 11 – 4622E. More...

Marriage Licenses

Jon L. Holt, 34, and Jami Butterick, 33, both of Delphi. Tony A. Myer, 39, and Chantale M. Morris, 31, both of Flora. More...

Special Sections

SR 25 reopens near Delphi

State Road 25 is now open between the SR 25 interchange at the junction of SR 18/SR 39/U.S. 421 and the intersection of SR 25 and SR 218, near Delphi, after a weeklong closure to put the Freedom Bridge in place over SR 25.  More...

Flora property owners want answers/help with sewer issues

Property owners in the northwest quarter of Flora attended in mass Monday night’s Flora Town Council meeting. More...

DCSC board to bond for new bus and roof repairs

The cost to renovate and make repairs to Delphi’s Little Theater continues to mount as deterioration of the roof of the facility, as well as the one over the high school guidance area was discovered. More...

Delphi Council considers downtown zoning amendment

It was announced at the Tuesday night Delphi City Council meeting, the Carroll County Area Plan Commission (APC) will hold a formal hearing Sept. 16 at 6 p.m. More...

Community

Camden

Mary Whitfield Camden 686-2553 Camden Woman’s Literary Club will meet at 7 p.m. Sept. 16 in the reading room at the Camden Library. Officers will be installed and the programs for the year will be reviewed. More...

Washington Twp.

Marilyn Hile Deer Creek 859-4871 More...

Burlington

Henry & Cheryl Milburn Burlington 566-3453 Kiwanis Club will meet Saturday for breakfast and meeting at 7:30 a.m. in the lower level of the Community Park Building. The Burlington Fall Festival will be Sept. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Dirty card sharks

To get to Cole Park my grandchildren and I walk down Wagner Road for a brief stretch and then turn right on Kings Lane. We usually look at the new blue-sided house going up on the corner before we turn left on Balmoral. More...

Comments on Congress

Strange economic orbit

Consider the calendar. It’s useful for keeping track of your schedule and your Mom’s birthday, and remembering Arbor Day. More...

Letter to the Editor

Unhappy with state of Delphi’s neighborhoods I am writing this letter to tell you, Mayor Strasser, how unhappy I am concerning the condition of the homes in Delphi. I was raised in Delphi, attended and graduated from Delphi High School. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Freedom

This week the Freedom Bridge will be moved into its permanent location above the Hoosier Heartland highway. It will provide access to walking trails for countless numbers of hikers to enjoy over the years. More...

New Hope participates in ‘Back to Church Sunday’

“Back to Church Sunday,” part of a national movement of churches across America, will be held at New Hope Community Church, Flora, at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Sept. 21. Everyone is welcome to attend. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

NEWLYWEDS TRY TO SET BOUNDARIES WITH IN-LAWS

QMy husband and I are newly married, and my in-laws are always making unannounced visits. We’ve subtly suggested that they call first, but so far nothing has changed. What should we do? More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

NEAL HAWKINS of Rossville was named to the summer 2014 dean’s list at Ball State University, Muncie. BRIANA ROACH of Monticello, graduated from Ball State University, Muncie, after the summer 2014 term with a Master of Science degree. More...

Obituaries

M. Donnabelle Welk

Marie Donnabelle Welk, 93, of Rossville, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at her home.Born Dec. 7, 1920, in Clinton County, she was the daughter of Ralph C. and Mary E. Metzger Yoder.  On Dec. More...

Elsie M. Burkhalter

Elsie M. Burkhalter, 79, longtime resident of Delphi, passed away at 6:05 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center in Delphi. More...

Aureta M. Ragan

Aureta M. Ragan, 83, of Flora, died Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at St. Anthony Healthcare in Lafayette. More...