October 29, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Healthcare costs rise for Carroll

Carroll’s school board debated for over an hour at last week’s meeting about the decision to join the MASE trust for healthcare. More...

Local News

Roadmap to Community Resources highlights local services

The Family Health Clinic of Carroll County invites the public to attend the Roadmap to Community Resources event on Mon., Nov. 3, from 5-6:30 in the Brooks Center at 901 Prince William Road in Delphi. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

This week we continue with our budget-friendly, time saving recipes for your family. No one will ever know you’re eating on the cheap with these delicious dinners featuring an Italian flair. More...

Meandering Melodies

Out of the Fast Lane

Pumpkin Snickerdoodles More...

Sports

Carroll defeats Faith Christian; honors 1 senior

The Carroll volleyball team hosted Faith Christian on Senior Night last week. Carroll won 3-1 – 25-21, 25-13, 18- 25, 25-17. Carroll’s only senior, Brooke Ennis, celebrated with a hitting average of .333 and only 1 error. More...

Cougars defeat Rebels, advance to round 2

The Cougars of late have had the fans in the stands on the edge of their seats. Friday night’s first round sectional game at home against South Newton was no exception. More...

Delphi’s high-powered offense pushes Oracles by Southmont

On a weekend where all their sectional hopes were on the line Delphi chose to save all its theatrics for its matchup against Southmont, dashing the opposing team’s dreams of moving on for one more game this season by succeeding in a 34-21 win. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Houston’s problem may lead to the Church’s solution

Recently, a group of Houston, Texas pastors’ sermons, emails, social media posts, etc. were subpoenaed by the city. At first I was angry. More...

Announcements

Hickory Grove Church will have its annual HAM AND BEAN SUPPER on Nov. 1 from 4:30-7 p.m. Hickory Grove is located eight miles north of Delphi; just follow the green signs. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

MARRIAGE MAY NOT BE RIGHT ANSWER FOR EXPECTANT COUPLE

QShould I marry my pregnant girlfriend? Our relationship has always been one of convenience, and neither of us considered it permanent. She intends to raise the baby, and I want to do my part. 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...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings Sharon Rubiano filed a complaint against Johnny Bloyd. Joan Jackson filed a complaint against Shawn D. Smith. Jesse P. O’Leary was charged with OVWI endangering and OVWI. More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Carolyn Lively. Discover Bank filed a complaint against Walter C. Bridgewater. More...

Marriage Licenses

Jeffrey W. Lamberson Jr., 38, and Colleen M. Ray, 34, both of Flora. More...

Special Sections

Burrows man explodes homemade bomb

Drugs may have been a factor

A rural Burrows man was injured when a homemade explosive device detonated unexpectedly Wednesday night. More...

County Chamber presents annual awards

The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce held its ninth annual meeting Oct. 23 at the Wabash & Erie Canal Conference Center. More...

Early voting available until Election Day

Voters can take advantage of early voting tomorrow, Wednesday, Oct. 29, in Flora from 8 a.m. to noon at the Senior Center, 115 N. Division St. Early voting will be offered Thursday, Oct. 30, in Delphi from 3 to 7 p.m. at St. More...

Community

Retirement ain’t what it used to be

According to Dan Weber, president of the Association of Mature American Citizens, the meaning of the word “retirement” has changed in recent years as a result of the downturn in the economy. The U.S. More...

Flora senior activities

The following is a list of activities for November available to seniors and sponsored by the Flora Senior Center. For information contact the office at (574) 967-3400. November 2014 More...

Delphi senior activities

The following is a list of activities for November available to seniors and sponsored by the Carroll County Senior and Family Services. For information contact the office at (765) 564-2772. November 2014 More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Weary wonder

The mission, and we had already accepted it, was three grandchildren ages 7, 5 and 2 1/2 years and six days of their exclusive care while their parents were in Palm Springs. More...

Get out and vote, Carroll County!

There should be no voter apathy in Carroll County this year. Election Day is a day government services and agencies are closed all over the State of Indiana. Why? More...

Letter to the Editor

Explains Delphi’s reasons for opting out of recycling program More...

Society

40th anniversary open house

Jim and Sue Allbaugh, 3137S. 350E., Bringhurst (46913), will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary with an open house hosted by their family. The event will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Nov. 2 at Crossroads Community Church, Bringhurst. More...

Gipson, McIlrath wed

Taylor Gipson and Randy McIlrath, both of Delphi, exchanged marriage vows Sept. 6 at 11:30 a.m. at the Farmers Institute in Lafayette. She is the daughter of Dawn Gipson of Delphi and Todd Farner. He is the son of Randy and Diana McIlrath of Delphi. More...

Births

Ashley Milburn of Delphi is the parent of a 6-pound, 5- ounce daughter, Tegan Grace Milburn, born at 7:57 p.m. Sept. 12 at St. Elizabeth East in Lafayette. Grandparents are Todd and Sharon Milburn of Delphi. More...

Obituaries

Orton O. Zook, Jr.

Orton O. Zook, Jr., 83, of Ockley, died Mon., Oct. 27, 2014 at 5:15 a.m. at Wesley Manor in Frankfort. He had resided there since 2008 and had been in failing health. More...

Dorothy E. Fulton

Dorothy E. (McCloskey) Fulton, 83, of Deer Creek, passed away at 8:10 p.m. Mon., Oct. 27, 2014 at St. Elizabeth East Hospital in Lafayette. More...

Wilbert P. Wolf

Wilbert Paul Wolf, 95, of Rossville, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at Carroll Manor in Delphi. He was born Sept. 10, 1919, in Clinton County, to Ray Allen and Mary Ann Reavis Wolf. On Aug. 20, 1941, he married Marjorie M. More...