November 19, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

December set for Delphi surplus auction

The Delphi Board of Works decided Monday afternoon surplus City items will be sold at auction Dec. 6 at 10 a.m. The auction will be held at the Delphi Municipal Airport. More...

Local News

Toy/gift drive begins

Christmas for Kids toy drive will begin Saturday, Nov. 22, and continue until Christmas. More...

Lions Christmas parade set Dec. 6 in Delphi

The annual Delphi Lions Christmas Parade will be Dec. 6 at 1 p.m. More...

Burlington to upgrade sidewalk ordinance

Burlington Town Council discussed making modifications to the town sidewalk ordinance at its Nov. 11 meeting. More...

Opinions & Letters

Holiday hearkening

Midwest Memo

The holiday season is certainly upon us. For that reason I hope my postal carrier has been doing his or her ab exercises, cause it’s a mighty heavy load that daily appears in my mailbox. I’m talking holiday catalogues here. More...

Political Cartoon

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Are our election results really certifiable?

One question…if the provisional ballot counters rejected two ballots because they “were the wrong precinct,” what were the right precincts? More...

Faith

Fish on Friday?

Lessons from the Heart

I found myself writing on a Friday, unexpectedly filling in for another writer. Friday, for me, usually hails the coming of a busy weekend. I began to remember a tradition I grew up in which brought so much more on Fridays. More...

A divine messenger

Tammy Oliver shares a message of hope in That was then…and THIS…is now!

For the last 14 years, Tammy Oliver has been director of Delphi First Assembly of God’s annual Broadway style musical dinner theater in addition to being a wife, mother, and worship leader. More...

Church Mice

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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

Orville E. Howard, Jr.

Orville E. Howard Jr., 88, of Frankfort, passed away Mon., Nov. 17, 2014, at Wesley Manor Ret irement Community. He was born June 2, 1926, in Wabash County to Orville E. Sr., and Anna Brendice Currens Howard. On August 15, 1948, he married Helen D. More...

Phil Ayres

Phillip Dean “Unkle Phil” Ayres, 65, of Monticello, passed away Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at St. Vincent Hospice in Indianapolis. Phil was born Nov. 11, 1949, in Logansport, to John H. and Ruth Ann Kaylor Ayres. More...

Gloria Richardson

Gloria Kay Richardson, 64, of Deer Creek, passed away at 4:40 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at Chase Center in Logansport, following a lingering illness. More...

Special Sections

Burnworths will lead Flora’s Christmas Parade

Dale and Meg Burnworth will serve as grand marshals of the 2014 Flora Christmas Parade themed “A Storybook Christmas.” Dale is a graduate of Flora High School. More...

Election Board certifies 2014 election results

The Carroll County Election Board met Nov. 14 to count provisional ballots from the Nov. 4 General Election and to decide whether to certify preliminary election results. More...

Community

Meandering Melodies

In the days of long ago in the one room schoolhouses across our great nation youngun’s learned how to recite poems and speak a “piece.” Laura Ingalls Wilder writes of reciting long narrations of history for school programs. More...

Announcements

INDIANA BUREAU OF MOTOR VEHICLES LICENSE BRANCHES will be closed Nov. 27 and 28 for the Thanksgiving holiday. All license branches with Saturday hours will resume their regularly scheduled business hours Nov. 29. More...

Gift-filled shoeboxes brighten Christmas

Sharon Baptist Church is the county drop-off location for giftfilled shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child, a project of Samaritan’s Purse, an international Christian relief and evangelism organization. More...

Sports

Lady Oracles stumble in season opener, but rebound with 2 wins

After a season ending in a sectional championship defeat last winter the Lady Oracles looked to start things off on a positive note this season. They began on the road looking to finish the evening with a win. More...

3 area soccer players are J&C selections

The Lafayette Journal & Courier has released its All- Area Boys Soccer Team. Chosen player of the year was Christian Stiverson of Harrison. More...

Lady Cougars advance to round 2 of Indiana Kitchen Classic

The first round of the Indiana Kitchen Classic Girls Basketball Tournament at Delphi Community High School Monday night was in favor of the Lady Cougars. They advanced on to the second round after handily defeating the Frontier Falcons 69-22. More...

Society

Zook celebrates 100th birthday

Evelyn Zook will celebrate her 100th birthday Nov. 23 with an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. at the home of Richard and Rosalyn Scott, 120 N. Market St. in Delphi. Zook was born Nov. 23, 1914, in rural Clinton County. More...

Replogle 60th Anniversary

R. Wayne and Carol J. Replogle of Delphi will celebrate their 60th anniversary. Wayne and the former Carol Klepinger were married Nov. 28, 1954 in Peru, Ind. More...

Swartz 40th anniversary

Michael and Diana (Draper) Swartz of Granger celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary in October. Swartz and the former rDiana Draper were married in October 1974 in Fort Wayne. More...

Education

Rossville Middle High School honor roll is released

Rossville Middle High School recently released its first nine-week honor roll. More...

Camden High School Class of 1954

The Camden High School Class of 1954 and guests recently celebrated a 60th class reunion at Red Lobster in Kokomo. More...

Rossville School earns spot on AP honor roll

Rossville Consolidated School District is one of 547 school districts in the U.S. and Canada being honored by the College Board with placement on the 5th annual AP® District Honor Roll. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings PCA Acquisitions V LLC filed a complaint against John Houser. JP Portfolio Debt Equities filed a complaint against Veronica J. Rogers. Max Thompson and Pamela Thompson filed a complaint against Amber Hibbs and Dale Sizemore. More...

Marriage Licenses

Dale J. Rawlings Jr., 27, Kokomo, and Shanna R. Williams, 32, Flora. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Bryan Baker. Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Dennis Haskew. More...