May 24, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

DCSC contemplates bus maintenance outsourcing

The Delphi Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees was posed with a possible new way of handling school bus maintenance at the May 8 board meeting. More...

Local News

Delta Theta Chi observes 70th anniversary

Delta Theta Chi Sorority celebrated Flora Gamma Chapter’s 70th anniversary on May 13. Jean Mann and Marge Sines are two of the local sorority’s founding members.  More...

Burlington

Town Council will meet Wednesday, May 24, at 6 p.m. at Town Hall with Ken Smith in a work session to discuss the OCRA and Community Crossings grants.  More...

Washington Twp.

Pastor Harry Roselle of the Deer Creek Presbyterian Church leads a small group Bible Study every Tuesday morning at 9. More...

Sports

DCHS advances two to track & field regional

Delphi Community High School girls’ track and field team finished fifth last week in the sectional. Bailey Gasser advanced to the Regional for the 4th straight year by winning her second pole vault sectional championship. More...

Delphi baseball rides 5-game winning streak into sectional play

The Oracles started their slate of final regular season baseball games last week when they traveled to Clinton Central followed by contests against Cass, Fountain Central and Faith Christian. More...

Cougars outlast Vikings in extra innings

Carroll baseball put the finishing touches on a successful regular season last week at North White. The matchup had the Cougars on the ropes from the beginning. More...

Faith

Sing and shout for joy

Lessons from the Heart

“I come, let us sing for joy to the Lord. Let us shout joyfully to the rock of our salvation. Let us come before His presence with thanksgiving. Let us shout joyfully to Him with psalms.” Psalm 95:1-2.  More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

HUNTER C. MOTE, son of Larry and Carla Mote of Flora, has received a Masonic Scholarship from the Scholarship Board of the Grand Lodge of Indiana, Free & Accepted Masons. 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   Mindy L. More...

Marriage Licenses

Thomas A. Thompson, 22, and Rachel A. Bowlin, 21, both of Delphi.  Cody N. Maxwell, 24, Delphi, and Samantha D. Rich, 22, Camden.  Dayton C. Rumell, 24, and Ashley J. Gray, 24, both of Camden.   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...

Special Sections

Memorial Day schedule for Carroll County

Memorial Day services honoring veterans will be conducted Monday, May 29, at cemeteries throughout Carroll County.  More...

DCHS ‘17 graduation is Saturday

Delphi Community High School will hold commencement exercises May 27 at 10 a.m. in the high school gymnasium.  More...

More road work in Delphi

Delphi traffic will continue to be disrupted in the coming weeks due to planned road construction. According to a notice from county dispatch, East Main St. from High St. to Samuel Milroy Rd. is closed until approximately Aug. More...

Community

6 things to do before you buy a business

Learn how to become your own boss.  More...

Flora senior activities

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

Delphi senior activities

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

Opinions & Letters

Transitions

Midwest Memo

I walked to the bank on Saturday to deposit a check. The bank was closed, but I wanted the exercise. There is an after hours depository box on the side of the building and I pulled the door open and slid in my deposit envelope. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Hard truths on school funding in Indiana

School funding is a critically important issue; K- 12 education absorbs about half of all the tax dollars spent in Indiana. 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. More...

Obituaries

Carolyn Fife

Carolyn “Jeannie” Fife, 80, of Delphi, passed away on May 22, 2017, surrounded by her family.  She was born Sept. 8, 1936, in Delphi, to the late Robert Byron and Myrtle (Welker) Herron. She attended Delphi schools. More...

Wayne A. Seramur

Wayne Allen “Al” Seramur, 80, died at 7:40 p.m. Thursday, May 18, 2017, at Monticello Healthcare Center, where he had been a resident for five months.  More...

James A. Cripe

James A. “Jim” Cripe, 67, of Flora, passed away on Friday, May 12, 2017, at Lenoir Memorial Hospital in Kinston, N.C.  He was born Dec. 7, 1949, in Cass County, Ind., the son of Paul Cripe and Margaret (Hayes) Wagoner. More...