July 27, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Tax abatement negotiations with IPC successful

County Council agrees to 10-year deal

The Carroll County Council requested a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Indiana Packers Corporation (IPC) before a tax abatement was to be approved for the next 10 years. More...

Local News

Burlington

A breakfast for American House will be held July 30 from 7 to 10 a.m. at Burlington Community Park. Kiwanis Club will meet at 7:30 a.m. Saturday in the Community Park Building. Prayer Group meets Wednesday evening at 7 at the First Brethren Church. More...

Camden

Camden Community Bible School closing program will be at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Camden First Baptist Church. More...

Washington Twp.

The Deer Creek Presbyterian Church is hosting a Make, Bake Silent Auction on Aug. 14 and 21. All proceeds will go to the Deacon Fund. Faith Lutheran Church will host a monthly luncheon on the last Monday of the month and all are welcome to attend. More...

Opinions & Letters

Tending

Midwest Memo

The route into town is a very familiar one to anyone who lives out in the country. Ours is no exception. Out our driveway and west onto 1000 North then at 700 West lies a decision. Go south 10 miles and you get to Delphi. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

County GOP allows Auditor to brand county

Not too long ago, there was a push to “brand” the county and its communities so anyone could readily identify what kind of place Carroll County is. A firm was hired to develop the “picture” of the county for all to see. More...

Obituaries

Ronald L. Brower

Ronald L. Brower, 75, of Flora, passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2016, at the Indiana Veterans Home in West Lafayette. Born Nov. 2, 1940, in Flora, he was the son of Dale and Virginia Cook Brower; his parents preceded him in death. More...

Karen L. Johnson

Karen Lee (Pattengale) Johnson, 62, of Bloomington, died July 19, 2016, at I.U. Bloomington Hospital. Born Oct. 5, 1953, in Lafayette, she was the daughter of Wahneta (Younker) Pattengale Saubert of Colburn and the late Raymond W. Pattengale. More...

Special Sections

Honoring Indiana’s statehood

Flora Lions Club for many years has purchased and displayed American flags for Memorial Day, Labor Day and Veterans Day. The flags can be seen along SR 18 and in the downtown area. More...

County Council hesitates on 911 software request

Unknown extra annual costs need exposure

Carroll County’s 911 Lead Communicator Cassie Lane requested July 21 the county council appropriate $226,000 to purchase CAD software she said will significantly improve officer and public safety. More...

APC requests funds for another full-time worker

County Council to decide after job description approval

Carroll County Area Plan Commission (APC) member Tina Bernacchi requested the County Council fund another full-time position for the Zoning office immediately. More...

Community

Fighting against high drug costs

Heather Block was managing aid projects for the State Department and the United Nations in Afghanistan when she found a lump in her breast. Following a mastectomy and chemotherapy, she was on the road to recovery. More...

Flora senior activities

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

Delphi senior activities

The following is a list of activities for August available to seniors sponsored by the Carroll County Senior and Family Services. For information contact the office at (765) 564-2772. August 2016 More...

Faith

Living in harmony

Lessons from the Heart

The reality that we live in a divided land is brought into sharp focus every time we turn on the news. 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. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

ADAM SHANKS of Camden was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Purdue University, West Lafayette campus. More...

Public Records

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 Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC filed a complaint against Michael Griffey. More...

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 Isabella George filed a complaint against Daniels LLC. More...

Marriage Licenses

Andrew W. Creighton, 37, and Rachel E. Wright, 34, both of Burnettsville Kayne J. Watts, 19, Monticello, and Destiney A. Deel, 18, Camden Gabriel K. Kane, 27, and Candice Lee Kelly, 22, both of Delphi Quaid H. Pearson, 18, and Ashley E. More...