July 20, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

The Wall That Heals to be in Carroll County Aug. 4-7

Individuals sought to help with shuttle service

The Wall That Heals, a Vietnam veterans memorial replica and mobile education center, will be in Carroll County on Aug. 4, 5 6, and 7 at the 4-H fairgrounds in Flora. The tribute will be open 24 hours a day. More...

Local News

Head-on crash in Carroll County sends three to hospitals

The Carroll County Sheriff’s Department reported Saturday that a collision on US421 near CR950 N. in Carroll County resulted in three people being transported to hospitals. The crash happened at approximately 1:04 p.m. More...

Burlington

The Burlington Food Pantry is open Mondays from 12 noon to 3 p.m. at the Church of Christ. Vacation Bible School will be held at the Church of Christ on Friday and Saturday, July 29-30. The First Brethren Church holds prayer meetings at 7 p.m. More...

Camden

The dedication of Camden’s Bicentennial Garden will be July 29 at 7:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend the hour long program. Refreshments will be served. Camden Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. July 21 in the library reading room. More...

Opinions & Letters

Feathers gonna fly

Midwest Memo

One of life’s luxuries is a nice comfortable mattress. Ours is custom-made from Holder Mattress in Lafayette. It’s a big thing, a king sized mattress and companion box springs. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Hoosier woman was political trailblazer

Riding FDR’s coattails while declaring herself “my own boss,” Democrat Virginia E. Jenckes unseated a 16-year incumbent in 1932 to become the first Indiana woman to serve in Congress. 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. The Flora History website www.floraindianahistory. More...

Obituaries

Wanda R. Wagoner

Wanda Rose (Torbit) Wagoner, 92, of Flora, passed away on Tuesday morning, July 12, 2016, at St. Vincent Hospital in Kokomo. Born Sept. 30, 1923, in Greenup, Ill., she was the daughter of Leonard and Opal (Kelley) Torbit. More...

Barbara L. Sterrett

Barbara L. Thompson Sterrett, 87, of Delphi, died at 6:07 p.m. Monday, July 18, 2016, at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette. She was born July 15, 1929, in Carroll County, Ind., to the late John and Nettie Passons Thompson. More...

Karen L. Herr

Karen L. “Kay” Herr, 74, Greentown, passed away at about 4:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 13, 2016, at her home. She was born Dec. 12, 1941, in Indianapolis, to Milburn and Helena (Perry) Dougherty. More...

Special Sections

GOP Commissioner candidate files complaint against two party members

A Carroll County Republican candidate on the November General Election ballot has filed a formal complaint against two other Party members because he alleges they aided another county resident to run against him for County Commissioner as an independ More...

Commissioners ask farmers to clear weeds and crops in intersections

Carroll County Commissioners request farmers clear crops and weeds from road intersections in the county. A complaint about the matter was heard from the audience at the Monday morning meeting. More...

Delphi bump-outs change Old Settlers

Annual celebration to occupy more downtown streets

It became clear to Carroll County Old Settlers organizers more than a week ago, the annual celebration could not be located in the same foot print it has occupied for many years due to the Stellar Program bump-outs on corners. More...

Community

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m no “green thumb.” My raised bed vegetable garden currently looks like a rainforest jungle as I can never figure out exactly how many seedlings to plant. More...

Brouwer selected for Sept. 25 ‘Art on the Wabash’

Preview exhibit at Ivy Tech through mid-September

Carroll County artist Rena Brouwer has been chosen to participate in the 11th annual Art on the Wabash, to be held on the grounds of West Lafayette’s Tapawingo Park from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sept. 25. More...

Announcements

A FREE FOOD GIVEAWAY will be held July 23 from 9 to 11 a.m. at Delphi 1st Assembly Church. Doors will open at 8:45 a.m. Participants must meet income guidelines and bring their own container. More...

Sports

Flora 12U All-Stars are headed to state tourney

Team is Town & Country Semi-State runner-up

The Flora 12U All-Stars have earned the right to play in the Town & Country State Tournament to be held at Flora Community Park. The Flora team will play its first game at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 21. More...

DCHS football team is ‘15 Colts Challenge winners

The Delphi Community High School Football team won the 2015 Colts Leadership Challenge by collecting 98 units of blood from individuals in the community last summer. The team won the challenge out of the 45 schools in the state that competed. More...

Faith

Jesus is joyful!

Lessons from the Heart

Editor’s Note: Pastor Woody Slade of the Flora First Christian Church passed away on July 4. Pastor Slade contributed to this column for many years. He was always willing to fill in when needed by submitting an extra article. More...

Education

DCSC students prepare for another school year

Parents of returning students may register their child online as of July 1. Parents can log into the Skyward link located on all of our websites to register their students. More...

EDUCATION NEWS

MEGAN DYER of Delphi, was named to the 2016 spring semester dean’s list at Manchester University where she is a junior studying pre-pharmacy. More...

Public Records

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 More...

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 Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. filed a complaint against Angela Smith. More...

Marriage Licenses

Michael E. Ball, 44, and Laura E. Bowers, 37, both of Burlington. Ryan F. Spesard, 21, Flora, and Karli M. Edging, 21, Delphi. Keith M. Black, 31, and Guadalupe C.Z. Razo, 29, both of Delphi. Zachary W. Graham, 28, and Jessica M. More...