May 23, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

County Council paves the way for new ambulance funding

Group takes steps to streamline meetings and paperwork

Carroll County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Director Doug Atkisson received some welcome news from the County Council at the Thursday afternoon meeting. More...

Commissioners to install additional cameras at Trash Transfer Station

Recent charges stem from incident at the facility

Carroll County Commissioners took steps Monday morning they believe will increase the security at the remote Trash Transfer Station, which is located on a 25.79-acre parcel of land on CR 625W.  More...

Local News

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church Women will meet May 23 at 6:30 p.m. More...

Burlington

The June Burlington Town Council meeting has been changed from June 12 to June 19 at 7 p.m.  A free breakfast is being served Saturday from 7 to 10 a.m. More...

County parks are cleaned up and ready for 2018 season

Spring is finally here, which means camping is right around the corner! Many locals gathered together to aid in preparation for Deer Creek Public Park as well as French Post Public Park, to open for the 2018 camping season.  More...

Sports

Cougars roll over Winamac with 11 run shut-out

Carroll baseball continued to find success last week with wins over West Lafayette, Winamac and Eastern. A hiccup in the middle of the week against Benton Central was the only damper in an otherwise winning week of contests. More...

Benton Central Track Sectional Thursday, May 17

12 teams: Carroll 5th, 67 pts.; Delphi 6th, 47 pts.

Delphi’s #71 Isaac DeKalb, middle left, and Carroll’s #32 Aiden Ayres, middle right, push to the finish in the 100M dash. Bill Stauffer photo More...

Lady Cougars’ tumultuous season ends

Carroll softball rounded up their last week of regular season play against numerous teams that provided them with trouble at every turn. More...

Faith

Wabash Valley Teen Challenge coming to Delphi

The Wabash Valley Teen Challenge will be in Delphi May 27 at 10 a.m. at the Delphi First Assembly of God church.  More...

Current events prove God keeps His promises

Lessons from the Heart

Is there a God out there somewhere, or is He ever-present? If God exists, does He intervene? If you have ever had any of these questions, current events will remind you that God is very active in world events. More...

Obituaries

Jeremy L. Scott

Jeremy Lee Scott, 44, of Burlington, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, May 7, 2018.  He was born Nov. 11, 1973, in Lafayette. His parents, Jerry L. Scott and Margie Reed Garvin, survive. On July 12, 2015, Jeremy married Angela A. More...

Larry Fuller

Larry “Butch” Fuller, 65, of Delphi, passed away at his residence on Saturday, May 19, 2018.  He was born on Aug. 21, 1952, in Lafayette, to Lloyd and Edith Myrl (Cobbs) Fuller. He was a graduate of Delphi High School. More...

Louise A. Anderson

Louise Ann Anderson, 89, Burlington, passed away at 8:05 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2018, at her home.  She was born June 2, 1928, in Clinton County, to Bud R. and Verda Stella (Page) McCoy. On Jan. More...

DCHS graduation schedule is announced

Delphi Community High School will hold commencement exercises May 26 at 10 a.m. in the high school gymnasium.  More...

Sheriff solicits opinions about proposed J-turn

Community meeting scheduled for June 7

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) is planning to construct a J-turn at the intersection of CR 800W. and the Hoosier Heartland Highway (SR25) to decrease the number of crashes at the intersection. More...

Farmers push back against stricter CAFO regulations

Carroll County Commissioners decided at their May 7 meeting to hold a community forum about Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) Monday, May 21, in the Carroll Circuit Courtroom. More...

Community

Medicare enrollment might be easier this year

Checklists and flowcharts will be available to help consumers make Medicare enrollment decisions. When Medicare’s 60 million beneficiaries begin to review their benefits during open enrollment, which starts Oct. More...

Get Moving! A fitness plan for dropping pounds

Starting slow and building up your exercise routine is important, experts say. When it comes to weight loss, exercise matters just maybe not in the way we are used to thinking about it. More...

Carroll County senior activities

The following is a list of activities for June 2018 available to seniors sponsored by the Carroll County Senior and Family Services. For information contact the office at (765) 564- 2772.  June 2018   More...

Opinions & Letters

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Midwest Memo

At night, after work, I admit that I like watching television.  When I say I watch television, I mean just that. I don’t record shows, I don’t live stream or TiVo anything. More...

Political Cartoon

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Public has spoken, IDEM should listen

Commentary

Last year, the Indiana Department of Environmental Management floated a terrible idea — one that would make accessing public information more difficult for Hoosiers — then sought public input on it.  After the public emphatically rej 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

Rossville and Twin Lakes announce commencement and award dates

RM/HS announces commencement, awards program Rossville High School will hold commencement exercises June 3 at 2 p.m. in the high school gymnasium. More...

EDUCATION NEWS

In recognition of outstanding academic achievement, the Dean’s List has been released for the 2018 spring semester at the University of Southern Indiana. Undergraduates were named to the Dean’s List include SHARI O. 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...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

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

Logan J.D. Hand, 21, and Caitlin N. Erickson, 21, both of Flora.  Jacob A. Strawser, 33, and Trista C.M. Cox, 26, both of Delphi.  Hayden M. Crume, 21, Burlington, and Ashley R. McGrew, 22, Logansport.  Charles E. More...

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