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DCHS old Little Theatre seats could become available to the public

The Delphi Community School Corporation has been planning to renovate the Little Theatre in the high school for several months. More...

Local News

Registration begins for Little Miss & Mister Contest

The 36th Annual Little Miss and the 19th Annual Little Mister Contest will be held July 13 at 7 p.m. in the show arena at the Carroll County 4- H Fairgrounds in Flora. More...

Extension Homemakers host ‘Friends Day’

The Carroll County Extension Homemakers and Carroll County Farm Bureau Women’s Group invites the public to a ‘Friends Day’ May 1 from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Delphi United Methodist Church located at 1796 US421 in Delphi. More...

Police Calls

Police reports are gathered from available records on file at local police departments. This information is a matter of public record and does not imply quilt or innocence. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Hoovering above

For some reason I am drawn back in time, to a single digit birthday of our twin sons, Brad and Jeff. Along with the candles, the singing, the games, along with the celebration came Bert and Ernie, two helium filled balloons. More...

Health care fraud can’t go unchecked

Saturday, April 12, 2014 National health care spending tops $2.7 trillion annually. That leaves a lot of room, and temptation, for abuse of a bureaucracy that administers medical services. More...

Letters to the Editor

Cooperation received in Carroll County More...

Faith

Easter services

LOWER DEER CREEK CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN SPECIAL EASTER ACTIVITIES will be held Sun., April 20 starting at 9:00 a.m. with sharing the Easter Story. An Easter egg hunt for children will follow at 9:30 a.m. rain or shine. More...

Lessons from the Heart

The day of visitation

As I write this article, we are a week away from Palm Sunday and two weeks away from Easter, one of the most beloved Christian holidays on the calendar. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

MARIJUANA’S EFFECTS TOO DAMAGING TO SUPPORT LEGALIZATION

QWhat’s wrong with marijuana? Personally, I don’t see any reason why it shouldn’t be legalized. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

One hundred thirty-one Indiana University Kokomo students earned degrees in December 2013, including these Carroll County residents: Bringhurst – MEGAN LEEANN TUTTLE, Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences More...

Carroll Elementary Honor Roll

Carroll Elementary Principal Amanda Skinner announces the honor roll for the third nine weeks. More...

Bringing history to life

Delphi Community Middle School student Ethan Randle won “Most Authentic Costume” for his portrayal of Brazil, Ind., native Orville Redenbacher at the DCMS Wax Museum. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts Recent filings CitiBank N.A. filed a complaint against Charlene Myers. Bank of America N.A. filed a mortgage complaint against Paul Vondrasek, GMAC Mortgage Corporation, and Tippecanoe Heights Subdivision. More...

Restaurant Inspections

Routine Inspections:3-21/4-4-14BurlingtonDollar GeneralNo violations noted.Burlington ScoopNo violations noted. More...

Marriage Licenses

Donald G. Reeves, 49, and Kathy A. Johnson, 45, both of Delphi. Patrick A.W. Hankins, 28, and Tosha Y. Eaton, 25, both of Delphi. Kim L. Woodward, 50, and Jenean C. Roland, 44, both of Flora. More...

Easter Celebration Dinner in Flora - Free Access

Flora First Christian Church will host its annual Easter gift to the community, an Easter Dinner Celebration, on Sunday, April 20. Dinner will be served from 11 a.m. More...

Former Carroll County Sheriff’s wife charged with two counts of theft

Jean Ann Randle accused of felony theft of more than $100,000

Fifty-six-year-old Jean Ann Randle, the wife of former Carroll County Sheriff Dennis Randle, was charged Friday with two counts of theft by special prosecutor Anthony Sommer of Clinton County. More...

Primary Debate is April 24

GOP to choose candidates in several county races

Local Carroll County Republicans will go to the polls May 6 to decide who will represent the Party in the November General Election for State Representative, County Commissioner, County Sheriff, County Council District 2 and the Monroe Township Advis More...

Community

Announcements

The Carroll County Historical Society is hosting an open house to honor MARK A. SMITH, Carroll County historian, on April 25 from 1-4 p.m. in the courthouse rotunda in Delphi. More...

What’s Happening Elsewhere

LAUNCH YOUR OWN BUSINESS WORKSHOP will be held May 1 from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at IU Health White Memorial Hospital, Monticello. Instructor will be Susan B. Davis, Regional Director of the Indiana Small Business Development Center. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

I’ve always enjoyed cooking Easter dinner for friends and family. To me, it’s one of the simplest holiday meals to make. This time of year there are so many fresh options for delicious and simple familypleasing meals. More...

Sports

Oracles start baseball season strong

Second-year head coach Kerry Yoder’s Oracles, ranked #6 in the state in the latest Class 2A coaches’ poll, won four of their first five outings to start the season, including road wins over Pioneer, Rossville, Carroll and a home double-h More...

Chosen for All-Star contest

Carroll seniors Brandon Dillon, left, and Jarin Bush, right, participated Saturday in the Indiana Elite North-South All-Star game. They were both members of the north team that won the game 108-68. More...

Meyer chooses St. Joe

Carroll senior Gunnar Meyer signed April 4 with Saint Joseph College at Rensselaer to play football. Carroll’s 2013 “Mr. More...

Society

Engagements

Flora-Anderson Gary and Terry Flora of Flora announce the engagement of their daughter, Taylor, to Roy Anderson, son of Bill and Diana Anderson of Delphi. The bride-elect is a 2011 graduate of Delphi Community High School. More...

90th birthday

Ruth Anderson will celebrate her 90th birthday April 19 with a family dinner. Birthday wishes may be sent to her at 6580 N. US Hwy 421, Delphi, IN 46923. She is retired from her position as Carroll County Recorder. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, and Delphi Journal. Photos and captions are provided by the Carroll County Historical Museum. 10 YEARS AGO More...

Obituaries

Rickey W. Hughes Sr.

Rickey W. "Nib" Hughes, Sr., 65, of Michigan City, died April 15, 2014, at Inpatient Hospice at Saint Anthony Hospital.A U.S. Air Force veteran, he was retired from Bethlehem Steel after 35 years of service. More...

Lloyd H. Miller

Lloyd Howard Miller, 98, of Flora, died at 4:25 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Sterling House in Kokomo. He and his wife have resided there for the past two years. More...

Sattie Sisson

Sattie Sisson, 89, passed away at IU Health White Memorial Hospital in Monticello on Saturday, April 12, 2014. She had been a resident of White Oaks Health Campus in Monticello. More...

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