January 9, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Local News

Two Delphi businesses make community members look their best

In every community there are businesses devoted to customers' appearance and wellbeing. Delphi is unique in that it is large enough to support several such businesses and small enough to see each one as individual efforts to enjoy. More...

Indiana Bar Association sponsors 'Talk to a Lawyer Today' program

The Indiana State Bar Association will sponsor "Talk to a Lawyer Today," a pro bono program to provide legal assistance to the underserved on Jan. 21 as an annual tribute to Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. More...

Carroll County Flooding Jan. 8, 2008

All photos were taken Tuesday afternoon below Oakdale Dam along the Tippecanoe River, and at the Red Cross shelter in Delphi. Comet photos by Debbie Lowe More...

Sports

Oracles nip Hornets in final seconds

Myers saves best for last

Michael Myers' steal of an in-bounds pass and three-point play the old-fashioned way with just 13 seconds to play helped the Oracles pull-out a thrilling 64-62 victory at Rossville Saturday night. More...

Oracles retain wrestling invite title for fourth year

The Delphi wrestling team defended their title at the Nick Spittler Wrestling Invitational on Saturday at Lafayette Jefferson High School. More...

Explosive 4th quarter lifts Carroll over Eastern

The Cougars (3-5) put together back-to-back wins with a 62-43 victory at home Saturday night against Eastern (1-8). Like the two previous games, Carroll used an inside game to take control of the contest early. More...

Society

Engagements

Humphrey-Maish

Jerry and Mary Ann Humphrey of Bringhurst announce the engagement of their daughter, Alisha Lynn, to Jeremy Ryan Maish, both of Rossville. He is the son of Rosemary Dyer of Cutler and the late Gary Maish. More...

Collins 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Freddie A. Collins will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner this weekend and a family vacation this summer. Rev. More...

Obituaries

Lewis L. Hayden Jr.

Lewis L. "Butch" Hayden Jr., 66, of Delphi, died unexpectedly Jan. 6, 2008, at 11 a.m. in his home. He was born Feb. 7, 1941, in Peru, to the late Lewis and Bessie Newburn Hayden. Mr. More...

Mildred S. Peters

Mildred Suzanne Peters, 81, of Elida, Ohio, died at 3:35 p.m. Jan. 6, 2008, at her residence. Born March 6, 1926, in Clinton County, Ind., she was the daughter of Russell and Cora Gascho Flory. Her marriage was on March 6, 1948, to Everett C. More...

Robert Huff

Robert "Bob" Huff, 81, of Delphi, unexpectedly passed away Jan. 4, 2008, at 9:25 a.m. in his home. He was born Sept. 6, 1926, in Hazelcrest, Ill., to the late Robert H. and Leeta Lou Adams Huff. His mother died when he was a child. More...

Special Sections

Revision in store for county health coverage

Necessity is the mother of invention and has never been experienced more fully than it has been for department heads in Carroll County government. More...

New Delphi administration off & running

Although it was the first official city meeting for four out of the five council members, it was business as usual at Monday night's Delphi City Council meeting. More...

Flora's cost savings significant with HSA plan

Flora Town officials voted at Monday night's meeting to again partially fund employee health savings accounts (HSAs). Last year in an attempt to save money, the town changed its health insurance from a traditional plan to an HSA plan. More...

Community

Call-outs

Winter Baseball Camp

Delphi Winter Baseball Camp will be offered Jan. 20 and 27 and Feb. 3 and 10. Participants in grades one to four will practice from noon to 1:30 p.m., followed by fifth through eighth-graders from 2 to 3:30 each day of the camp. More...

Library News

Flora-Monroe Township It's a new year, which means time to get rid of the older periodicals to make room for the new publications. The library has many of your favorite magazines available free on the main level of the library. More...

What's Happening Elsewhere

Indiana Nonprofit Resource Network will host a two-day GRANT-WRITING WORKSHOP Jan. 17 and Feb. 19 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the West Lafayette Public Library, 208 W. Columbia St. More...

Opinions & Letters

Guest commentary

Politicians need to find a balance

For most of my career I've been a firm believer in the political arts, first as a member of Congress and now as an observer of politicians. More...

In my opinion….

SR 75 Extension Project will help county to grow

With the Hoosier Heartland Highway (HHH) project funded and scheduled to be completed through Carroll County over the next few years, a narrow window is now open that would provide Camden, More...

Midwest Memo

Mighty clean

From the looks of my shower stall, I should be one of the cleanest male specimens in the county. That's because a collection of all things soap-like has taken up residence along side the soggy au natural me. More...

Faith

DIRECTORY OF AREA CHURCHES

SS=Sunday School SW=Sunday Worship

AMERICUS UNION NON-DENOMINATIONAL: Larry Williams, 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. Ron Guzman, minister. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO A new Life Skills program for suspended and expelled students was approved by the Delphi Community School Board. It is funded by a grant written by the Carroll County Office of Family and Children. More...

Education

CES honor roll is announced

Principal Carolyn O'Connell has released the Carroll Elementary honor roll for the second nine-week grading period. More...

CJSHS to host meeting for 8th graders and parents

Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School Guidance Department will present an informational meeting for all current 8th grade students and their parents on Jan. 15 at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium. More...

Delta Theta Chi offers three scholarships

3 Applications for three student scholarships are being accepted by Delta Theta Chi Sorority, a national non-collegiate educational sorority. Two of the scholarships are for $3,200, and the other is for $1,600. More...

Public Records

Real Estate Transfers

Jacquolene B. Barnett Revocable Trust to Jeremiah L. Sinks and Kimbry D. Sinks, Trustee Deed. Michael Cummings to Michael Cummings and Jennifer L. Cummings, Quit Claim. More...

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 Phillip M. More...