May 18, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Patriot Grave Recognition Ceremony set Saturday in Deer Creek

On Saturday, May 21, the second Patriot Grave Recognition ceremony will take place in Carroll County through the joint efforts of the William Henry Harrison Chapter of the INSSAR and the Charles Carroll Chapter of the DAR. More...

Carroll County Veterans Memorial Highway is dedicated

Delphi Community Elementary School held a dedication ceremony for Carroll County veterans May 12 in the school gymnasium. More...

Local News

Indian Trails Career Cooperative presents awards

Comet staff report Outstanding Career and Technical Education teachers and area business partners were recognized with awards at the recent Indian Trails Awards Banquet. More...

Beech Grove Cemetery Board to host Memorial Day program

The Beech Grove Cemetery Board will hold its annual Memorial Day program Sunday, May 29, at 2 p.m., at the Sharon Baptist Church. More...

County crash claims life of Monticello man

According to a press release from the Carroll County Sheriff’s Department, Carroll County 911 received a call at approximately 6:49 a.m. Tuesday of a rollover accident in the area of CR850W., north of CR1100N. More...

Opinions & Letters

Debate team

Midwest Memo

During my freshman year in high school I joined the debate team. We were a small group. I think there were seven members. We had a study room to meet in and a teacher assigned to us as our counselor. That was about it. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Thank you!

Two long-time Flora family businesses have passed ownership out of their families to new owners. Trent Stephan’s last day at the helm of Stephan’s IGA was Sunday. More...

Faith

Make America Great Again!

Lessons from the Heart

In the last few months with the presidential primaries taking top billing in the news we have heard the expression “Make America Great Again!” from at least one of the candidates. More...

Education

Life-changing impact from a third-grade DES class

Delphi Community Elementary School third-grade teacher Lori Schwarzkopf’s class adopted Carter Allen, a four-year-old boy with a rare cancer, as their “superhero” in the spirit of the school’s “Superhero” theme. More...

Junior High NHS members

New members were inducted into the Carroll Junior High Chapter of National Honor Society during a recent ceremony held at the school. More...

EDUCATION NEWS

Trine University recognized more than 250 students at its annual Honors Program. More...

2014 and 2015 SBOA audit gets underway

Carroll County Auditor Tom Gray announced to County Commissioners Monday morning the Indiana State Board of Accounts (SBOA) arrived last week to begin an audit which is likely to last for six weeks. More...

Plein air painting at Adams Mill

Justin Vining of Indianapolis was the Artist in Residence at Carroll Elementary School last week. Using a rural Indiana theme, he spent Monday through Thursday working with third through sixth graders on painting landscapes. More...

Delphi BOW works on City/IPC water needs cost share

Delphi Board of Works will hold a special meeting Monday, May 23, specifically to learn about Indiana Packers Corporation (IPC) and the City’s water needs. More...

Primary Election results certified

The Carroll County Election Board met last Friday to discuss provisional ballots cast in the May 3 Primary Election and to certify the election results. More...

Community

Garden Spot Express Van, number 2

Flora has a second Garden Spot Express Van, purchased through the state bid process The new van, a Dodge Grand Caravan, is not handicap accessible like the other van. More...

Annual Meeting preparations continued

One year when we were the host district we were the foremen of Men’s and Women’s Rest Area. We enjoyed working on this comm ittee immensely. More...

Announcements

A FREE FOOD GIVEAWAY will be held May 21 at Delphi 1st Assembly of God Church. Doors will open at 8:45 a.m. and food will be distributed until it is gone. Participants must meet income guidelines and bring a container. More...

Sports

Cougars win HHC tournament

For the second year in a row the Carroll boys’ golf team has won the Hoosier Heartland Conference Tournament, held Saturday at Angel Hill Course in Rossville. Named All-Conference were Luke Atkisson, Jarrett Gish and Cole Hickner. More...

Resilient effort gives Carroll softball 2 more wins

Carroll took the past week of games filled with 6 opponents and managed to pull out 2 more wins to move its overall record to 6-17. More...

Roth, Minier chosen for All-Star Classic

Two members of the Delphi Oracle girls basketball team have been selected to participate in the Indiana Class Basketball All-Star Classic to be held at Anderson University June 17-18. They are Myka Roth and Tatum Minier. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, and Delphi Journal. Many of the photos and captions are provided by the Carroll County Historical Museum. The Flora History website www.floraindianahistory. 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. Recent filings Wells Fargo Bank N.A. filed a mortgage complaint against Kenneth L. More...

Marriage Licenses

Paul L. Freeman, 26, and Brittany M. McKenzie, 24, both of Flora Michael J. Long, 58, and Linda M. Taylor, 52, both of Camden Ross Larimore, 30. and Sarah Zahneis, 26, both of Camden Larry A. Weaver, 48, and Lynda K. Revord, 53, both of Delphi More...

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