April 19, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners take time to consider IPC easement request

Carroll County Commissioners did not automatically approve a request for use of county land at the Monday morning meeting. More...

Local News

21st annual Flower & Garden Fair is Saturday

The Carroll County Garden Club is sponsoring its 21st annual Carroll County Flower & Garden Fair on Saturday, April 22, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Merchants Building at Flora Community Park. More...

Unsupervised canine attacks child in Wildwood MHP

A Carroll County deputy shot an unsupervised dog in a mobile home park just south of Pyrmont last Thursday as a result of the animal’s encounter with an eight-year-old boy.  More...

Med Center has future in Camden

The Camden Medical Center is in need of some updates. Memorial Hospital’s CEO Perry Gay and Facility Manager Dave Brumett spoke at Camden’s April 12 Town Council meeting about the options.  More...

Sports

Delphi throttles Carroll in softball rivalry contest

The Lady Oracles faced off against the Cougars Monday evening and it was back to business for Delphi. They took the lead with 5 early runs. More...

Delphi Track and Field

Oracle Chase Wilber took first place in the long jump in a track and field meet against Lewis Cass. Delphi came up short 62-70. Bill Stauffer photo More...

Cougar baseball wins 4th in a row

A short week of games for the Carroll baseball team made no difference when rolling through opponents as the Cougars made quick work of Maconaquah, 11-6 and then traveled to North Miami the following evening, winning in a nail-biter, 5-4.  More...

Faith

Too much alone

Lessons from the Heart

My days are full. I am so bogged down with things to do, and I do not get time for myself. I am most alone driving or mowing the lawn. I am also on my own if I decide to clean out my garage. More...

Obituaries

Shirley Minix

Shirley Clear Minix, 74, of Logansport, passed away on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at Woodbridge Healthcare in Logansport.   More...

C. Joe Garrison

C. Joe Garrison, 84, of Russiaville, passed away at 7:48 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at Waterford Place Health Campus, Kokomo.  Joe was born on April 13, 1932, in Howard County, Ind., the son of Paul and Dorothy (Hendrix) Garrison. More...

Goldmon Bowling

Goldmon M. Bowling, 91, formerly of Delphi, died Saturday, April 15, 2017, at 2:45 p.m. at the University of Louisville Hospital. He had lived in Greensburg, Ky., for the past few years.  More...

Special Sections

Proposed Delphi B&B gets conditional go-ahead

The Carroll County Board of Zoning Appeals was two members short at a special meeting April 13 to discuss a request for a special exception to allow a Bed and Breakfast business to operate in a residential area in the City of Delphi. More...

DPS wins prestigious prize for restoration of opera house

Indiana Landmarks, a private nonprofit organization that saves historic places, announced Delphi Preservation Society as the winner of its annual Cook Cup for Outstanding Restoration for its transformation of the 1865 Delphi Opera House. More...

IDEM will visit Delphi for CAFO hearing

A hog operation called “Porkin’ Around” was denied a request to operate in the Hoosier Heartland Highway overlay district by the Carroll County Area Plan Commission (APC) in December of last year. More...

Community

Flora native gives $2.3 million to Nashville library

When a retired southern Indiana teacher died three years ago, he left more than $2.3 million to the Brown County Public Library. It is the largest gift ever made to the library.  More...

Give blood and help save lives

Bloodmobile will be in Flora April 27

Eligible individuals of all blood types are encouraged to give blood through the American Red Cross this spring to help ensure a sufficient supply for hospital patients.  More...

Area students invited to participate in summer Archaeology Camp

The Wabash and Erie Canal Association in Delphi is offering a summer archaeology experience for area students.  Christopher Moore, Ph.D, Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Indianapolis, will lead the introduction to a More...

Opinions & Letters

Answers in reflection

Some things can’t be explained. But some things are explained long after the fact. There is marvel in the art of reflection.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

How do civil lawsuits operate? Nothing like Judge Judy

Editor’s note: A Democracy’s Primer is a collaboration between the journalism and legal communities to aid the public’s understanding of how government works with citizen engagement. 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

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. 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

Ty M. Turner, 24, and Brittany M. Brown, 25, both of Camden  Carl B.S. Best, 21, and Jersey L. Lattimore, 21, both of Delphi   More...