July 4, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Flora hires Lafayette firm to do sewer system study

Flora took the first step Monday night to solving its sewer system woes by agreeing to hire T-Bird Engineering & Surveying of Lafayette. More...

Local News

Minimum wage to increase on July 24

Indiana's minimum wage will increase effective July 24, in conjunction with the Federal minimum wage. On that date the Indiana minimum wage will increase from $5.15 per hour to $5.85 per hour. More...

Red Cross blood drive draws 80 pints

Beta Psi chapter of Psi Iota Xi Sorority sponsored an American Red Cross blood drive June 14 at Honan Hall in Delphi during which 80 units of blood were donated. More...

CCSD honors fallen officers with blood drive

The Indiana Blood Center, in partnership with the Carroll County Sheriff's Office, held a blood drive June 12 as part of statewide efforts to honor fallen Indiana officers. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

The invitation

We received several holiday party invitations for this year's 4th of July celebration. I was going to refer to it as an "observance" but clearly the 4th is a unique U.S. holiday - a kick-up your heels and make a lot of noise kind of event. More...

Where is the Animal Control Commission?

Carroll County Commissioners established an animal control ordinance and commission in 2001. The commission consisted of the county sheriff, the shelter provider, a commissioner and representatives from Delphi, Flora, Camden and Burlington. More...

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Society

Engagements

Goyer-Dillon

Sadonna Goyer of Delphi and Micah Dillon of Veedersburg announce their engagement. She is the daughter of Kevin and Brenda Kay Goyer of Delphi. He is the son of Richard and Lorita Dillon of Veedersburg. More...

Appleton 45th anniversary

Charles and Carolyn Appleton, P.O. Box 8, Burrows, celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary with a special celebration on Sunday. More...

Crowel, Losiewicz pledge vows

Hannah Laine Crowel and Grant Richard Losiewicz were united in marriage at the Monticello United Methodist Church, with Rev. Brian Beeks officiating. The bride is the daughter of Ted and Becky Crowel of Delphi. More...

Special Sections

County to file suit for jurisdiction from sewer district

At the Monday morning meeting, Carroll County Commissioners heard more than an hour of testimony from opponents to the Twin Lakes Regional Sewer District who were asking the county leaders to file a suit in court to regain jurisdiction of Jefferson More...

Parade, Canal Days set for this weekend

Delphi has big plans for this weekend with the annual Independence Day Parade on Saturday, and the 16th annual Canal Days festival at Canal Park on Saturday and Sunday. Delphi Lions Club is sponsoring the parade, which will begin at 10 a.m. More...

Security Federal coming to Delphi

Security Federal Savings Bank is in the process of putting in a 2,500 square foot full banking facility in Delphi, according to Annette Russell, president and CEO. Security Federal is a mutual thrift organization that is owned by its depositors. More...

Community

Channel 2

Programming for July 4-11 is listed below: Wed., July 4 - 7 p.m., No broadcast, Happy 4th of July. Sun., July 8 - 7 p.m., Worship service, St. More...

Gallery Walk in Lafayette

Lafayette Renaissance Academy's latest Gallery Walk will be July 6-Aug. 31. Featured artist is Alicia Garletts. The opening reception for "Scatterlogical" will be July 6 from 6-10 p.m. More...

Announcements

PITCH YOUR PACKS AND POUNDS AT THE PARK by attending a smoking cessation program each Monday beginning July 16 at 5:30 p.m. at Riley Park in Delphi. More...

Sports

Town & Country Baseball State Tournament begins Thursday

Paul Goyer Field in Delphi, along with Camden and Burlington, have been selected as host sites for the opening round District-level of the 39th annual Town & Country Youth Baseball State Tournament scheduled to begin Thursday. More...

Carroll team is runner-up

Carroll's 8th grade Pony League team finished 2nd during regular season in the 12-team Heartland Baseball Pony League with a 14-3 record. The team also finished 2nd in the league tournament held June 26-29 in Frankfort. More...

Sport Shorts

Repeat champions Flora 8 and under All-Stars went undefeated last weekend at the North Miami Youth League Fourth of July Tournament in Denver. The weekend before, the team won the Delphi tourney. More...

Faith

Vacation Bible School

Delphi United Methodist

Delphi United Methodist Church will hold its annual Vacation Bible School July 9 to 12 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. There will be crafts, music, Bible lessons, snacks, and lots of fun! More...

Education

State announces full-day kindergarten grants

Superintendent of Public Instruction Suellen Reed announces that 263 school corporations and charter schools have applied to receive full-day kindergarten (FDK) grants for the 2007-08 school year. More...

Teacher attends Math Academy

Margaret Lach-Stone of Camden, a teacher at Springmill Elementary School, Washington Twp., Indianapolis, was one of 30 teachers selected for special training at the Math Academy. More...

Head Start heads to Carroll Elementary

After a ten-year partnership with the Delphi School Corporation, Area IV Head Start is relocating to Carroll Elementary. The move is a result of program requirements not coinciding with the changing needs of DCSC. More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

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

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 Joel A. Valladares was charged with identity deception. Veronica M. More...

Restaurant Inspections

Delphi Dollar General Routine inspection: 6/6/07 Summary of violations: No violations Noted Flora Dollar General Routine inspection: 6/5/07 Summary of violations: No Violations Noted The Sportsman Inn Routine inspection: More...