November 7, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Lack of funds hinders repairs to cabin in Flora park

Flora Town Council met Monday night and heard several reports, including the log cabin at the park and the water system improvement project.  Mark Hufford, who has been working with Flora Main Street on the disrepair of the log cabin at Flora Co More...

Local News

Washington Twp.

The Deer Creek Park, west of Deer Creek on SR 218, is officially closed for the season. The campgrounds and clubhouse closed Nov. 1 and will be available again in the spring.  Veteran’s Day is Sunday, Nov. 11. More...

Burlington

Burlington Masonic Lodge is sponsoring its annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner on Saturday at 6 p.m. in the Community Park Building. There will be free food and entertainment.  The Church of Christ is hosting a Thanksgiving dinner at 5 p.m. More...

Camden

The 12th annual Community Veterans Service was held Sunday at the Community Building. The youth of the Baptist Church provided a meal for the veterans and their families. More...

Opinions & Letters

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Motorists - drive safely near school zones and bus stops

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is urging motorists to exercise caution and follow State laws when approaching a school bus or school crossing.  More...

Homework

Midwest Memo

In a couple weeks, the office where I work is scheduled to move. The move is back to our refurbished space one floor up from temporary offices where we are now. Per management, the remodeled space is said to have cost about $300,000. 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...

Public Records

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...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings   Estates were admitted into probate for Betty J. Kingery and Delores Auffart.  A guardianship case was opened for Claude Certain.  HSBC Bank USA N.A. 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...

Special Sections

IDEM manure “spill rule” to be explained in Burlington Nov. 15

The Carroll County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) Director Mike Fincher along with the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) is hosting a “Manure Spill Rule” presentation at the Burlington Community Center, Nov. More...

Record number of voters turn out for mid-term election

Carroll County voters turned out in large numbers to cast ballots in this mid-term election Tuesday. More...

County Chamber presents community service, Business of Year awards

The 13th Annual Carroll County Chamber of Commerce Membership Meeting & Awards Dinner was held Nov. More...

Community

Veterans remembered and honored for their service

The public is invited to attend the special Veterans Day activities scheduled for Carroll County.  Delphi   More...

Extension Homemakers Sewing Day

Sewing Day will be held Nov. 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Event & Education Center in Flora. More...

Purdue Extension to host open house November 10

The Carroll County Extension Service will host an open house Saturday from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Event & Education Center in Flora. More...

Sports

Lady Cougars start season off with losses

The Carroll girls’ basketball team began their 2018-2019 season on Thursday at West Lafayette, losing to the Red Devils 42-24. The Cougars were at home Saturday against the Logansport Berries in a non-conference matchup. More...

Faith

Nov. 12-19 is collection week for Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Gifts

As Thanksgiving Day approaches, Carroll County families are expressing their gratitude by giving back. Residents are filling shoeboxes with toys, school supplies and hygiene items to send to children in need around the world. More...

Overcoming Evil with Good

Lessons from the Heart

October is finally over! It was a tough month for America. Hatefilled speech seems to have become a national pastime. More...

Education

Rossville Elementary announces honor roll

Rossville Elementary School Principal Chad Dennison announces the first nineweek A and A/B honor roll names.  A Honor Roll   More...

Obituaries

Tenley Sky Claiborne-Peterson

Infant Tenley Sky Claiborne-Peterson was stillborn on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at 9:43 p.m. at St. Elizabeth East Hospital in Lafayette. Her parents are Hayden D. Peterson and Kelli N. Claiborne, both of Delphi. More...

Thomas A. Payne

Tom Payne, 82, of Delphi, passed away at St. Elizabeth Healthcare, Delphi, on Nov. 2, 2018.  He was born May 12, 1936, in Indianapolis to Lawrence A. and Edna (Reinking) Payne. More...

Christina R. Daly

Christina R. Daly, 58, died Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, surrounded by family and friends at her home in Lakewood, Colo.  Chris was born in Lafayette, Ind., to Joseph R. “Dick” and Julia A. (Hubertz) Daly. More...