November 14, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Six Delphi FFA members receive coveted award

Only one percent of all FAA members receive the American Degree from the national group. However, six of Delphi’s FFA members were given the award in October at the National FFA Convention held in Indianapolis. More...

DCSC board takes pause on maintenance contract

Delphi Community School Corporation (DCSC) Superintendent Greg Briles presented a maintenance contract from A&H Chapman Mechanical of Camden to provide building maintenance “as needed” for $80,000 per year at the October board meeting More...

Local News

Food Pantries of Carroll County offer help with food insecurities

A FREE COMMUNITY THANKSGIVING MEAL will be served at Honan Hall in Delphi on Thursday, Nov. 15. Doors open at 5:45 p.m. with serving from 6-7 p.m.  More...

APC issues 25 permits in October

The Carroll County Area Plan Commission issued 25 permits during October for improvements amounting to $1,740,952.  Residence permits were issued to:  More...

IDEM manure ‘spill rule’ to be explained in Burlington Nov. 15

The Carroll County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) Director Mike Fincher along with the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) is hosting a “Manure Spill Rule” presentation at the Burlington Community Center, Nov. More...

Opinions & Letters

Giving alert

Midwest Memo

The regulars, eight or so of them, were visiting at two back tables and a couple of folks were at the counter picking donuts. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

A line is crossed

Commissioner Bill Brown said it correctly when he told his fellow county leaders last Thursday it is a bad situation “when one of the bosses is selling insurance.” Brown was talking about County Council member Josh Plue pitching a liabili More...

Faith

A long trip

Lessons from the Heart

At the end of the month I will be standing in Bethlehem. I am privileged to lead a small group to the Holy Land and this will be my third trip there.  More...

Announcements

Hickory Grove Church located, 9714N. 700W., is hosting PIE & PRAISE on Nov. 21 at 7 p.m. Along with homemade pie, the evening will feature music and an uplifting message from Pastor Erick Riddle. Everyone is welcome to attend.   More...

Obituaries

Shirley Viney Ziemer

Shirley A. Viney Ziemer, 76, of Sun City Center, Fla., died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, at 1:26 a.m. in Sun City Hospice House, Ruskin, Fla. More...

Curtis M. Ayers

Curtis M. Ayers, 71, of Flora, died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Lafayette, Ind.  Born July 5, 1947, in Lafalotte, Tenn., he was the son of Curtis Bruce and Martha Ayers.  More...

Gary L. Lowery

Gary L. Lowery, 83, of Rossville, Ind., passed away peacefully at St. Mary’s Healthcare, Lafayette, on Nov. 9, 2018, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease.  Born Jan. 24, 1935, in Cutler, he was the son of Carl T. More...

Special Sections

Delphi misses out on Community Crossings grant

According to a press release from Delphi Mayor Shane Evans on Tuesday, the City of Delphi will not receive Community Crossings funds from the 2018 application period. Delphi applied for matching funds for the reconstruction of Samuel Milroy Rd. More...

Commissioners not in sync with liability insurance choice

Carroll County Commissioners Bill Brown and John Brown were unable to agree which of two insurance providers to hire for next year at the Nov. 5 Commissioners meeting which Steve Pearson was unable to attend. More...

Swim Club coming to DCSC

The Delphi Community School Board preliminarily approved the use of the corporation’s swimming pool for a swim club at its Monday night meeting. More...

Community

Claude Raymond Wickard marker is dedicated

The grandson and great-granddaughter of Claude Raymond Wickard, Bill Pickart and Karen Pickart Brophy, unveiled an historical marker in his honor along US 421 at the Carroll White REMC Building south of Delphi. More...

Announcements

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100th birthday to be celebrated

Jean Wolf of Rossville will turn 100 years old on Nov. 21. Her family and church family are hosting an open house in her honor on Saturday, Nov. 24, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Rossville Presbyterian Church. Cards would be appreciated; please no gifts. More...

Sports

Lady Oracles come out of the gate 2-1

After a 94-35 loss to Lafayette Jeff, the Lady Oracles bounced back, winning the next two games with ease against West Central and Pioneer. More...

Lady Cougars fall to McCutcheon

Carroll girls’ basketball faced a home contest last Tuesday against a Mc- Cutcheon Mavericks team that shot 71 percent from the field. More...

DCHS soccer players compete in All-Star Games

Seven Delphi Community High School soccer players participated Saturday in the Indiana Soccer All-Star Games held at Bethesda Christian High School in Brownsburg. 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...

Education

CW REMC launches first Junior Board of Directors

4 DCHS students are selected to serve

Eight students from Delphi Community and Twin Lakes high schools have been selected to serve on Carroll White REMC’s first Junior Board of Directors. More...

‘College 101: Parent Night’ set for Nov. 15 at Ivy Tech Kokomo and Logansport

Parents, students can learn more about options after high school

Community college can mean many things for a high school senior, such as academic success, an important transition, and a launching pad to a career … or transfer to a four-year university.  More...

Public Records

Superior Court

New filings are from public records available in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings   Deborah Hargis and Donny Hargis filed a complaint against Garnet Snider.  An estate was admitted into probate for Curtis C. George.  The Landings Homeowners Association Inc. filed a complaint against Jeffrey K. More...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from the county GIS database which is based on sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County Assessor’s Office. More...