March 29, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

US421/Main St. in Delphi

Milestone Contractors will begin construction on a large section of US421/Main St. in Delphi beginning on or after April 3. Road work will be done on Main St. in Delphi from Hamilton St. to the stop light at the courthouse. More...

It’s the top of the pyramid for Delphi grad

At the tender age of 27, a 2008 Delphi Community High School graduate has amassed a considerable resume and experience reaching an exciting milestone in her career last week. More...

Local News

Burlington

Monday, April 3, there will be a special meeting at 7 p.m. More...

Camden

Volunteer firemen will meet at 7 p.m. April 3 at the Fireman’s Lounge.  Mount Zion Lodge #211, F&AM, will meet at 7 p.m. April 4 at the Masonic Temple.  Camden Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will have its monthly breakfast on April 1 with serving from 7 to 10 a.m. Monies will go to a local project. Come and support your community.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Hard lessons

Midwest Memo

I learned a lot in law school, but some lessons I learned the hard way.  One hard lesson learned was that people don’t always act in their own best interest. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Commissioners, back up the Council

It seems inconsistent Carroll County Commissioners put the brakes on spending an extra $10,000 to bring the next State Board of Accounts (SBOA) audit results around to a respectable grade, yet they voted to spend who knows how much on an employee hea 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...

Obituaries

Joan L. Jackson

Joan L. Jackson, 91, of Flora, passed away on Monday, March 27, 2017, at Waterford Health Campus in Kokomo.   More...

Robert E. Robertson

Robert Eugene Robertson, 86, Russiaville, passed away at 12:45 p.m. Monday, March 27, 2017, at his home.   He was born Jan. 16, 1931, in Clinton County, Ind., the son of Roy E. and Ruby Hazel (New) Robertson. On Oct. More...

Max T. Ehrman

Max Taylor Ehrman, 75, of Kokomo, formerly of the Burlington community, passed away at 7 a.m. Saturday, March 25, 2017, at his home.  Max was born Sept. 9, 1941, at home in Burlington to George P. and B. Jean (Taylor) Ehrman. More...

Special Sections

Local farmers lend a helping hand to wildfire victims

Local cattle farmer Dean Gangwer organized a trip to ferry hay and supplies to wildfire-ravaged farmers in Kansas, Texas and Oklahoma last week after hearing about a similar project called the “Michigan convoy” on social media. More...

State Road 18 restoration

Restoration of State Road 18 west of Flora, between SR 75 and US 421, will begin Monday, April 3. Lane closures will occur through the beginning of May according to an announcement by the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT).  More...

County to address standing water in Adams Twp.

The Carroll County Drainage Board met in special session March 23 to discuss a situation in Adams Township in which county drains are failing and the failure has resulted in an approximate five-mile area of standing water. More...

Community

Bicentennial monument project is under way

Construction began Friday on the Bicentennial Monument east of Delphi honoring Indiana’s 200th anniversary of statehood. More...

Call out under way for stage directors

The Delphi Opera House and Delphi Public Library Red Brick Theatre 2017 Series has issued a callout for stage directors for three upcoming shows.  More...

Scholarship offered for young songwriters

The Songwriters Association of Mid-north Indiana (SAMI) is accepting applications for the 2017 Shirley Martin Scholarship for Young Songwriters, which includes the special Mike Lane Horizon Award. More...

Faith

Sustained passion

Lessons from the Heart

The grace of God (the grace message), is about a sustained passion and love for the Lord Jesus Christ according to His grace and faithfulness. This is true for every day till He comes. More...

Delphi First Assembly to host revival minister

The public is invited to hear guest speaker Pastor Keith Taylor April 2 at 9:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. at the First Assembly of God Church, 9835 US421 in Delphi.  More...

Individual religious documents must be stored in a safe place

Maintaining good records can be beneficial in a variety of ways. More...

Education

CES students to raise funds for K9

Fifth grade students and teacher Amanda Weaver have created “K-9 Caws for Paws” to raise money to obtain and train a new K-9 for Carroll County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Drew Yoder, center left.  More...

Students explain device

Students from Carroll’s Advanced Manufacturing 1 class showed a device they created at the March 21 school board meeting. More...

Carroll students engage with board

Carroll School Board held its annual meeting at the junior senior high with senior and junior high and elementary student council members in attendance on March 21 in the media center. 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. 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. More...

Marriage Licenses

Tyler Lintner, 21, and Patricia Lade, 18, both of Monticello  David A. Simmerman, 55, and Janet K. Chrisman, 54, both of Camden  Garrett Duvall, 25, and Carly S. McLeland, 25, both of Monticello   More...