June 29, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

July 4th happenings around the county

Individuals looking for special Independence Day celebrations this weekend can choose from various activities and fireworks displays around the county. Delphi More...

Local News

Volunteers donate 54 units of blood

Fifty-four units of blood were received from 54 volunteer donors at the recent Red Cross Bloodmobile visit in Flora. Flora Presbyterian Church and St. More...

Camden

Plans are underway for town-wide garage sales on July 9. Aim Hi E.H. Club met for its June meeting at the home of Barb Jones with eight members present. Justine Crume was co-hostess. More...

Burlington

An Independence Day celebration will be held in Burlington on Saturday, July 2, at the Community Park. There will be games for children, vendors, music, a concession stand, and fish fry. Fireworks will begin at dusk. More...

Opinions & Letters

Two kinds of wonder

Midwest Memo

Monday was a long day. The air-bag for my auto recall came in after a year of waiting, so I had an early morning appointment at the service department. I walked from the dealership to the office, then back to pick the car up. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

For those eligible, voting should be easy

The elections process is not usually grist for inflammatory rhetoric. But this year has been different. 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...

Obituaries

Raymond Romein

Raymond Romein, 86, of Delphi, passed away at his home on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. Born in St. Anne, Ill., on Nov. 11, 1929, he was the son of Martin and Annie (Vrolyk) Romein. More...

Lois L. Sales

Lois Louise Weston Sales, 90, formerly of Delphi, died Monday, June 27, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. at St. Anthony Healthcare in Lafayette. More...

Carolyn McLaughlin

Carolyn Sue (Carrier) McLaughlin, 77, of Chico, Calif., passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 7, 2016, at home, with her husband by her side. Carolyn was born Aug. 29, 1938, in Delphi, Ind., to George and Alice Carrier. More...

Special Sections

Torchbearers announced for Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay

The names of more than 2,000 Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay torchbearers were announced this morning, June 29, by Lt. More...

Delphi leaders hear building code enforcement concerns

The Delphi City Council met in special session Monday night to discuss and receive concerns about the possibility of enforcing the current Building Regulations, which were adopted in 1992 but never enforced. More...

New Delphi Community Development Director to be introduced

Delphi Mayor Shane Evans will introduce his new Community Development Director, Jake Adams, to city leaders at Monday night’s City Council meeting. More...

Best friends to lead Delphi’s Independence parade

Retired Delphi Community School Corporation teachers Sharon Brothers and Cheryl Nattermann report they are the best of friends. They and their husbands vacation together and take day trips. More...

Community

Open Class categories at the Fair are announced

Adults are invited to enter their foods, crafts, sewing, photography, horticulture and woodworking exhibits in the open class judging at the 2016 Carroll County 4-H Fair. More...

Susan’s Lemon Freeze

The faithful readers of this column know I like anything that has lemons in it. You probably saved the Lemon Zucchini Bread recipe I shared a year or so ago and have made it a few times already! More...

Cripes celebrate 50th

Vernon and Sandra Cripe of 6317 W. Division Line Rd., Delphi, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house on July 2. The event, hosted by their family, will be from 2 to 4 p.m. at Living Faith Church of the Brethren, 310 N. More...

Sports

Flora Pixie 3 Team takes 2nd in tourney

Flora league seeks new leadership

Flora’s Pixie 3 team coached by Lori McElfresh took second place in the Greater Lafayette and Surrounding Area Girl’s Softball League Pixie Tournament cohosted by Flora and Delphi. More...

Faith

The importance of the Journey

Lessons from the Heart

One of the most important journeys ever made was the journey of Jesus to Jerusalem. Much of Luke’s Gospel, beginning in Chapter 9, details the trip. It is not made lightly. “He resolutely determined to journey to Jerusalem.” More...

Education

Schedule visit for Indiana Private College Week 2016 July 18-22

Indiana’s 31 private, nonprofit colleges and universities will welcome students, parents and others from July 18-22 to learn about the college selection process and experience the personality of each campus through tours, informational sessions More...

EDUCATION NEWS

DEANNA BECKNER graduated in May from the University of Miami (Florida) School of Law, Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning, with a Master of Laws in Estate Planning. She is also a graduate of the Indiana University Robert H. More...

Library

Camden-Jackson The Summer Reading Program is offered every Wednesday at 4 p.m. There is a weekly prize for those who accomplish their weekly reading goals and a snack follows each program. 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 Guardianship cases were opened for the following: Angelica M. 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 An estate was admitted to probate for Helen L. Roskuski. More...

Marriage Licenses

Matthew A. Acebedo, 19, and Taylor M. Albright, 20, both of Delphi. Darin L. Graybill, 23, Bringhurst, and Jeanna M. Jenkins, 21, Cutler. Michael J. Hobbs, 24, Delphi, and Gabrielle L. Ennis, 22, Galveston. Larry W. Morgan, 23, and Sarah A. More...