July 26, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

DCSC hires principal

In what could be described as one of the shortest Delphi Community School Corporation Board of Trustee's meetings ever held, one of the most important corporation appointments was made. More...

Local News

Car Seat Clinic set Aug. 5 in Flora

Although 96% of parents nationally believe they install and use their child safety seats correctly, it is estimated that 82 percent of child safety seats are not installed and used correctly. More...

Area schools to receive over $2.9 million

Representative Rich McClain (R-Logansport) announced recently that he will support Governor Mitch Daniels' initiative to fully repay schools payments that have been delayed since 2001. More...

Carroll hires two Jr.-Sr. high teachers

Carroll School Board hired two new teachers and accepted two resignations at its July 18 meeting. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Wall-smart

We're saving the cost of paint and wallpaper in the kitchen these days. However, the method of this savings will never find its way into the home and garden decorating magazine. More...

A seatbelt is NOT enough!

Most parents and others who transport children think that they know how to properly secure a child or infant in a car seat. But statistics prove, that's not always the case. More...

Capital Comments

It's costly to be small

Democracy works better when people are informed. Voters might demand that their governments deliver services at lower cost, if they knew what those costs were and how they compared across jurisdictions. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Step in shape

I grew up watching Batman on TV in the 60s. I was always envious of the way Batman and Robin had whatever they might need tucked away in their utility belt. My brother and I did our best to form our own utility belt. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

Rewards can be effective way to motivate your child

UESTION: Isn't a mother manipulating her child More...

Vacation Bible School

Calvary Chapel Calvary Chapel Carroll County will host Journey to the Promised Land Vacation Bible School from 10 a.m. to noon July 31 to Aug. 4. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO The tailgate of a Plymouth Fertilizer truck broke causing 25,000 pounds of dead animal carcassed and remains to spill onto West Catherine and South Center streets in Flora late Tuesday afternoon. More...

Obituaries

Harry J. Michael

Harry J. Michael, 80, of Camden, died at 2:38 a.m. July More...

John R. Murray

John R. Murray, 87, of Galveston, died at 3:45 p.m. on More...

Nell Collins

Nell Collins, 61, of West Lafayette, died July 14, 2006. More...

Special Sections

Up they go!

Council to raise property tax rate

County officials are faced with an out-dated jail facility not properly maintained over the years and they say the money needed to do anything more than routine maintenance is not in the budget. More...

Community involvement could benefit local clinic

Dr. Brian Doggett learned two months ago that his medical clinic on Armory Road was on Arnett Clinic's chopping block. He began a campaign to change the course of action and save his practice. More...

Community

Announcements

Carroll Co. Extension Homemakers and Farm Bureau will hold a More...

Meetings

Oddfellows Lodge Members of Delphi Oddfellows Lodge met for a chicken and fish dinner at the Boy Scout Cabin in Riley Park on July 16. There were about 70 Lodge members and their wives in attendance. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN'

I scream. You scream. We all scream for ice cream! Each year, I share some of my favorite recipes for America's favorite summertime dessert. More...

Sports

THREE-PETE WINNERS

Delphi All-Stars win Town & Country State Championship

It is a true rarity of competitive athletics for a team to repeat as champions in any sport, but it is even more of an improbable feat for a team to do it a third time. More...

ATV Championships near Rossville

The WPSA PowerSports ATV tour came to Carroll County last weekend. The tour is America's newest ATV racing tour and is billed as "the greatest show on dirt" with its jumps, gyrations and dirt-slinging racing action. More...

Call outs

DCHS announces callouts for fall sports Callouts and first practice times for all the fall 2006-2007 sports teams at Delphi Community High School have been announced. More...

Society

Johnson, Price pledge vows

Toni Johnson and Kevin Price exchanged wedding vows at 4:30 p.m. July 1 at the Flora United Methodist Church. More...

Engagements

Hofmann-Weatherwax

Nate Hofmann, formerly of Lafayette, and Elizabeth Weatherwax, formerly of Delphi, announce their approaching marriage. More...

Peterson 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Jonah Leo Peterson, 5854 W. 1000 N., Delphi, will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on Aug. 1. More...

Education

SCHOOL DAYS A R E H E R E A G A I N

Carroll Consolidated School Corporation

The first day of classes for students in the Carroll Consolidated School Corporation will be Tuesday, Aug. 15. More...

Delphi Community School Corp.

The first day of classes for students in the Delphi Community School Corporation will be Tues., Aug. 15. Registration More...

Hillcrest to hold Back-to-School Bash

Families and friends of education including Hillcrest Elementary School students, family members, school volunteers, teachers, support staff and friends are invited to a Backto School Bash on Aug. 16 from 6 to 8 p.m. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Judge Jeffrey Smith

A default judgment was ordered in CACV of Colorado LLC vs. Martin Trapp. The plaintiff shall recover $3,536.06. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Donald Currie

New filings are from public records available in the Carroll County Clerk's More...

Restaurant Inspections

CVS Pharmacy Routine inspection: 7/6/06 Summary of violations: More...