January 17, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Candidates sign up for county offices

Several candidates decided to file early last Wednesday to be on their party’s May 8 Primary ballot. This was the first day to file.  More...

Delphi gets ready for another round of Owner Occupied Housing Program

Delphi Board of Works members Dick Bradshaw, Karyl Traeger and Mayor Shane Evans continued the process to financially help homeowners repair their properties at the Monday evening meeting. More...

Local News

Camden vacates drains to aid storm water project

The George Hunt and James H. Lesh drains are county drains that run through the town, explained Ken Smith with Municipal Civil Engineers, West Lafayette, at the Jan. 10 meeting of the Camden Town Council. More...

Burlington establishes reserve police force

Ordinance 2018-3, establishing a reserve police force for the Town of Burlington, was approved at the town council’s first meeting of the new year on Jan. 9.  More...

New board president for DCSC

The Delphi Community School Board met Jan. 8 to reorganize for 2018. Board member Steve Myer was elected president with a nomination by board member Chris Nipple. More...

Opinions & Letters

Ticket stubs

Midwest Memo

When I was a kid I went to the movies every week. My best friend was Billy Paxson. His dad had a weekend gig at the local theatre. We got to see the movies for free. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

New proposed legislation decreasing number of townships sensible

Legislation announced by House Republicans would reduce the number of townships in Indiana by about a third. More...

Faith

Announcements

Delphi 1st Assembly of God will have a FREE FOOD GIVEAWAY on Sat., Jan. 20 from 9 to 11 a.m. Doors will open at 8:45 a.m. Participants must meet income guidelines and bring their own container; no boxes will be provided.   More...

Looking at the snow

Lessons from the Heart

Today I feel quite fortunate! As I write this, the snow is falling outside. It is a day when, barring some emergency, I don’t need to go anywhere. Thanks to technology, I do not even need to go to my study. More...

Obituaries

David S. Huston

David Scott Huston, 78, of Delphi, died Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center in Delphi.  He was born Feb. 9, 1939, in Peoria, Ill., to the late Stanley and Hilda Schaad Huston. More...

Ruth Ann Toler

Ruth Ann Toler, 91, of South Bend, formerly of rural Bringhurst, went to be with the Lord Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. She was a resident at Signature Healthcare of South Bend.  She was born Jan. More...

Donald R. Roberson

Donald Ray Roberson passed away after a long battle with cancer in Cutler, Ind., on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at the age of 71.   Born Aug. 31, 1946, in Petersburg, Ind., he was the son of Donald J. and Lucille (Decker) Roberson. More...

Special Sections

HHH collision claims life of Delphi man

A Delphi man has died from injuries sustained in a Tuesday afternoon collision at the intersection of the Hoosier Heartland Highway and CR 800W.   More...

New Council president makes new rules

The Carroll County Council was called to order Thursday afternoon by newly elected president Ann Brown. More...

Delphi double homicide investigation continues

Members of the families of Liberty German and Abigail Williams and Indiana State Police Superintendent Doug Carter appeared Monday on a live segment of the Megyn Kelly “TODAY” show to help keep the double homicide in the public eye, accor More...

Community

YEAR IN REVIEW 2017

Continued from last week   More...

Joining the church, Part 2

Discussions. Conversations. Debates. Confrontations. Arguments. Disagreements. Division.  More...

Carroll school board reorganizes

The board of school trustees for Carroll Consolidated School Corporation reorganized last week. Officers were elected with Dave Bordner, president; Ryan Allbaugh, vice president; and Pat Hickner, secretary. More...

Sports

Cougars let Panthers steal win in OT

After Friday night’s game was postponed, Carroll (3-6) let one get away Saturday night at Pioneer (3-5) in overtime, 67-65.  Carroll’s downfall was turnovers. More...

Oracles top Spartans again

For the second time in two weeks, Delphi defeated North Newton, but this time it was on the Spartans’ home floor and it wasn’t quite the same one-sided rout as the first one.  More...

Lady Oracles stumble against top 15 ranked BC

Katherine Lang’s 23 points led the Delphi girls in a valiant effort against No. 15- ranked Benton Central last Thursday evening. 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

CES honor roll is announced

Carroll Elementary Principal Amanda Redmon has released the honor roll for the second nine-week grading period. Students earning academic recognition include:  All A’s   More...

EDUCATION NEWS

MYKA ROTH of Delphi has been named to the dean’s list at Vincennes University for academic achievement during the fall semester. She earned a 3.6 GPA out of a possible 4.0. More...

Delphi Community Elementary School honor roll

Delphi Community Elementary School Principal Bill Shidler announces the first semester honor rolls. Honor roll students include: A Honor Roll 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...