April 4, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Munson adjudicated a sexual predator

Keith O. Munson, 31, was meted a sentence of 28 years in the Indiana Department of Corrections as Carroll Circuit Court Judge Donald Currie accepted a guilty plea in a Tuesday afternoon sentencing hearing. More...

Flora VFD pushes for new building

Flora Volunteer Fire Department believes it is time for Flora town officials to take action regarding construction of a new fire department building. More...

Local News

Agriculture Annie to begin

Annette "Annie" Frank was a small town teacher who married into farming life in northern Illinois. The inheritance of the farm was a struggle, as she became the record keeper, money manager, farm laborer, mother, wife and marketer of the farm. More...

IYI accepting nominations for youth investment awards

The Indiana Youth Institute (IYI) is currently accepting nominations for its 2007 Indiana Youth Investment Awards, which will recognize ten nonprofit organizations for their outstanding efforts on behalf of Indiana youth. More...

Commissioners seek quotes for courthouse air conditioning repair

The courthouse custodians were ready to begin the task of replacing the air conditioning chiller and one condensing unit after the Monday morning Carroll County Commissioners' meeting. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Emotions exposed

It is the Church's favorite time of the year. It is Holy week. The week that starts with Jesus' parade into Jerusalem, is followed by his crucifixion and death on a cross, but ends in victory with his resurrection from the dead on Easter morning. More...

DIRECTORY OF AREA CHURCHES

SS=Sunday School SW=Sunday Worship

AMERICUS UNION NON-DENOMINATIONAL: Vernon Stingley, pastor. SW : 10 a.m . BRINGHURST UNITED METHODIST: Larry DeVos, pastor. SS: 9:30 a.m ., SW : 10:30 a.m . BROOKSTON CHURCH OF CHRIST: 206 N. Prairie Street, Brookston. More...

Easter Services

Delphi United Methodist Holy Week Services at the Delphi United Methodist Church are planned as follows: Maundy Thursday Service will be at 7 p.m. April 5. More...

Society

Maynard, McCarty pledge vows

Jennifer Maynard of Delphi and Brent McCarty of Apex, NC, were united in marriage at 3:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at First Baptist Church in Lafayette. Pastor Tad Finch officiated. More...

50th anniversary open house

Matthew "Pete" and Joan Jackson of Flora will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on April 14 with an open house and family dinner. The open house, hosted by their children. will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. More...

Engagements

Powers-Amos

Laura Powers and Matt Amos have plans to wed Sept. 22 at Faith Church of Christ in Burlington. The bride-elect is the daughter of Greg and Julie Powers of Sharpsville. More...

Obituaries

Eva M. Fife

Eva M. Bose Fife, 93, of D e l p h i , passed away April 1, 2007, at 5:40 a.m. at St. E l i z a b e t h M e d i c a l Center in Lafayette. She had been a patient there for two days and in declining health the past three months. Mrs. More...

Special Sections

Patrons can get straight story at DCSC work session

Taxpayers and concerned citizens will have an opportunity to listen to Delphi Community School Corporation Board of Trustees discussions concerning re-alignment of DCSC elementary schools at a work session tonight, Wednesday, at 7 p.m. More...

More Carroll County meth-makers arrested

For more than a year, local police have been watching a homestead in the northern part of the county. It was suspected the occupants were making and selling methamphetamine. More...

Keeping up with the times

Delphi City Council members decided the time was right to update the city's comprehensive land use plan. And it seemed as if they would get something of a bargain by doing it now. More...

Community

State canal society tour to feature local sites

Local canal enthusiasts and the general public are invited to join the Canal Society of Indiana on a tour of historic and canal-related sites in Carroll and Tippecanoe counties May 4-6. Pre-registration is required - by April 9. More...

Announcements

LIFE AROUND ROSSVILLE SCHOOLS (LARS) spring meeting for alumni and friends of Rossville High School will be held on Tuesday, May 15, at 6 p.m. at the Lafayette MCL Cafeteria. More...

Business Briefs

BOB MASSEY, regional president of Salin Bank and Trust, was recently named president of the Howard Regional Health System Foundation Board. The Howard Regional Health System Foundation is the supporting arm of Howard Regional Health System. More...

Opinions & Letters

If you haven't finalized your Easter meal plans, you might want to make room for a few additions. With asparagus being advertised for as little as $.97 a pound, the Asparagus Ham Brunch Bake is an even better treat. More...

Midwest Memo

Shaquanda's shove

As the story unfolds, it turns out that 15-year-old Shaquanda Cotton of Paris, Texas, is no perfect little angel. More...

Motorists cautioned

This week is Highway Work Zone Safety Awareness Week (April 2-6) in Indiana. More...

Education

Hardyniec and Lake are county's 2007 Lilly Scholars

County students Jennifer Hardyniec and Keltie Lake will receive full-tuition, four-year scholarships as the Carroll County 2007 Lilly Endowment Community Scholars. The announcement was made by the Carroll County Community Foundation. More...

Rossville releases middle/high school honor rolls

The honor roll for the third nine-week grading period at Rossville Middle/High School has been announced. Students earning academic recognition include: High School All A's SENIORS: Aaron Brovont, Amy Stark, Deborah Unger. More...

EDUCATION NEWS

March was the last month for the Book It program at Carroll Elementary School. Three hundred and five tickets were turned in for the drawing. More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

Judge Donald Currie

New filings are from public records available in the Carroll County Clerk's office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Superior Court

Judge Jeffrey Smith

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. New Filings Shane S. More...

Marriage Licenses

Randy Lee VanPelt, 52, and Ragene Ann McAllister, 44, both of Flora. Robert William Applegate, 65, of Lafayette, and Julie Diane Applegate-Stanford, 56, of Monticello. Jeffery Duane Ragan, 24, and Lindsay Deen Pearson, 20, both of Brookston. More...