June 20, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Fincher takes the helm

Mike Fincher, 49, is the new EMA Director.  He and his wife, Wendi, have six children, two still at home. The family lives near Burlington.   More...

Local News

Delphi Lions to host 25th Independence Day parade

The 25th Annual Delphi Independence Day Parade, sponsored by the Delphi Lions Club, will be Saturday, July 7, at 10 a.m. The parade will leave from the Peters-Revington parking lot at 1100 N. Washington St. More...

Local DCSC grad is newest deputy

Carroll County Sheriff Tobe Leazenby, along with the Merit Board, spent a considerable amount of time searching and interv iewing applicants for one merit deputy position this spring. More...

Camden hires new marshal

Jill Hammond was hired as the Camden Town Marshal at the town council meeting held June 13. More...

Faith

Leap of Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Some time back, I tried to watch a program about “How the earth was formed.” It began by digitally producing a molten ball spinning in space. 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

EDUCATION NEWS

SAVANNAH BORDNER of Cutler is one of 13 Indiana FFA members who will interview for the chance to become a member of the 2018-19 Indiana FFA state officer team. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

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

Marriage Licenses

Craig M. Arnett, 24, and Hannah M. Hurst, 21, both of Cutler  Josue D. Tobias, 26, and Ericka A. Valencia, 26, both of Delphi  Jeffrey E. Leonard, 58, and Lorlyn O. Capayas, 40, both of Flora  Kolton J. McKenzie, 26, and Whitney R. 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 guilt or innocence. More...

Delphi Board of Works plans another water meeting

Delphi Board of Works members Mayor Shane Evans and his appointees Dick Bradshaw and Karyl Traeger, have planned a second public meeting to discuss the proposed water projects and their costs. More...

2019 EDIT requests given to County Commissioners

Carroll County Commissioners Bill Brown and Steve Pearson heard from four entities Monday morning requesters Economic Development Income Tax (EDIT) funding for projects next year. More...

Commissioners hire new EMA director

Carroll County Commissioners Steve Pearson and Bill Brown followed the advice of the 13-member Emergency Management Advisory Council (EMAC) Monday morning and hired the person recommended by the group at the Monday morning meeting. More...

CCSC agrees to dissolution of special ed cooperative

The Logansport Area Joint Special Services Cooperative that eight school corporations participate in, including Carroll, will dissolve after the 2018-2019 school year. The co-op pools its resources to serve special education students.  More...

Community

Scavenger hunt leads up to Flora library’s 100th birthday party

The Flora Public Library is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year with a series of fun events for all ages. From June 25 to July 2, area residents should be on the lookout for the “100 Years of Awesome!” book scavenger hunt.  More...

Meetings

Wednesday Forum   Members of Wednesday Forum met for their June meeting at the Burrows Presbyterian Church. Members enjoyed the annual strawberry festival. Bingo was played with white elephant prizes.   More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

When the temperatures start rising, I turn to salads as the main course in lazy summer suppers. Miracle Whip and Rotini Pasta with cubed ham and fresh veggies come together in Summer Pasta Salad. More...

Opinions & Letters

Let it rain…in

Midwest Memo

I pulled a dumb one the other day. Didn’t have the old thinking cap on tightly.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Help Carroll County Promise build for the future

Help Carroll County Promise build for the future by participating in this Week of Giving for Local Youth. More...

Obituaries

Fred W. Martin

Fred William Martin, 97, of Fort Myers, Fla., formerly of rural Logansport, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018, in his Fort Myers residence. More...

George A. Kamstra

George A. Kamstra, 91, of Rossville, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Milner Community Health Care Center, Rossville.  More...

Helen L. Anderson

Helen L. Anderson, 98, of Delphi, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2018, at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  More...

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