September 30, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Flora’s Moonlight Madness is Saturday

Flora’s Moonlight Madness event is Saturday from 4 to 10 p.m. in the downtown area.   It will feature children’s games, live music, a cruisein, and fun contests, along with food and craft courts and various displays.   More...

Local News

Lions Christmas parade date set

The 2009 Delphi Lions Christmas Parade will be Dec. 5 at 1 p.m. This year’s theme is “A Family Christmas.”   More...

Be alert for marijuana or meth ‘trash’

Hunters taking to the woods, farmers harvesting and many people taking walks through the woods or along county roads should be alert for evidence of methamphetamine labs or marijuana growing operations. More...

Fire remains under investigation

The cause of a residential fire in Camden that gutted one room and caused extensive smoke and heat damage remains under investigation according to Camden-Jackson Township Volunteer Fire Department Chief Chuck Foreman. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Demanding clarity

In the current health care debate, Congress and the White House have yet to pass the clarity test. The new “plan” is not clear, not understandable. The American people should demand clarity.   More...

Challenge for Democrats

Local Democratic party precinct committee members have the daunting task of replacing the Delphi City Clerk-Treasurer after today, Wednesday. More...

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Faith

Churches join together for worship and fellowship

Churches from throughout Carroll County will come together to celebrate World Communion Sunday on Oct. 4 at 10 a.m. in the Carroll Jr.- Sr. High School auditorium.   More...

Burrows Presbyterian to celebrate Homecoming and sanctuary centennial

Burrows Presbyterian Church will hold its annual Homecoming observance along with the celebration of the centennial of the building of the present church sanctuary and fellowship hall Oct. 11.   More...

St. Joseph Catholic Church celebrates its beginnings

St. Joseph’s Parish of Delphi celebrated its 150th anniversary Sept. 27 with a Church Blessing by Bishop William Higi.   More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   More...

Education

RHS Class of 1959

Members of the Rossville High School Class of 1959 who recently met for a reunion include, from left: Front - Frances Olmstead Cook, Becky Rodkey, Kay Tipmore Reed, Janice Laughner Davison, Jane Wolf Brown, Sue Thomas Tutewiler, Harriet Wenger Fin More...

EDUCATION NEWS

APRIL TRAPP, Flora, recently graduated from Paul Mitchell The School in Normal, Ill. She is a licensed cosmetologist, specializing in haircuts and color, and is employed at Colourz in Frankfort. She is the daughter of Larry and Susan Trapp.   More...

UM Preschool Playschool helps donate books to children in need

The United Methodist Preschool Playschool students in Flora are joining Super Bowl MVPs Peyton and Eli Manning and Scholastic Book Clubs to help donate one million books to disadvantage children.   More...

Special Sections

City to hold executive session

Delphi Mayor Randy Strasser announced Thursday late morning the city council members More...

Strasser named fire territory chairman of the board

The new Delphi Tri-Township Fire Territory Board of Directors, which includes the township trustees of Tippecanoe, Madison and Deer Creek townships and the City of Delphi, organized for the future. More...

Carroll County represented at Dept. of Ed dropout summit

Teams of community leaders and educators from every Indiana county participated in the Indiana Dropout Prevention Summit in Indianapolis last Friday.   More...

Community

SFLECC Adopt-A-River cleanup volunteer effort is successful

As part of the annually observed 9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance, volunteers from the Shafer and Freeman Lakes Environmental Conservation Corporation (SFLECC), the Monticello Kiwanis Club, the Monticello Rotary, the Monticello Christian More...

ISTEP+ Parent Network available

The Indiana Department of Education’s (IDOE) ISTEP+ Parent Network is up and running again this year, with over 31,000 visitors in its first week of availability. More...

Burlington woman is recognized with Spirit of Longaberger Award

The Longaberger Company has recognized Independent Longaberger National Sales Leader Jean Rinehart of Burlington with The Spirit of Longaberger Award. More...

Sports

Hoffman’s service to baseball has 42-year run

Darrell Hoffman has devoted the past 42 summers to Flora Little League.   When he got out of military service in 1968, he volunteered to coach that summer, but there were no coaching positions available, so he umpired.   More...

Carroll soccer team improves to 5-8-1

Carroll Varsity soccer team had a solid week, winning two games and picking up one tie last week.   On Tuesday, the Cougars hosted Tipton High School and came out with a 5-3 win. More...

Errors costly to Oracles

The Delphi Oracles hosted the Sheridan Blackhawks who, despite their nearly annual state championship chase, are suffering through a losing season. More...

Society

Herron 25th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Tom Herron of Burlington will be married 25 years next week.   Herron and the former Sarina Huffer were married Oct. 6, 1984, at Faith Church of Christ in Burlington. More...

Birthday celebration

Alice Linn, right, celebrated her 90th birthday with her friend, Alice Reppert, left, who will be 91 on Oct. 21. Alice’s birthday was Sept. 25, and friends and neighbors of both ladies got together for lunch last week. More...

Fife, Truax exchange vows

Whitney Fife and Eric Truax were united in marriage at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 1 in a lawn ceremony on Crooked Lake, Oden, Mich.   The bride is the daughter of Tony and Teresa Fife of Flora. More...

Obituaries

L. Mae Ferrier

L. Mae Drake Brothers Ferrier, 89, formerly of Rockfield, died at 8:50 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, at the Monticello Healthcare Center. She had been in failing health and a resident there since Dec. 6, 2007.   More...

Beren Lee Bridge

Beren Lee Bridge, son of Joe and Lorien Bridge of Camden, was still born Sept. 28, 2009, at St. Vincent’s Women’s Hospital in Indianapolis. More...

Steven James Hutton

Steven James Hutton, 61, of Terre Haute, died Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2009, in the presence of his family in Terre Haute Regional Hospital.   Steven was born Dec. 26, 1947, in Lafayette, to James C. and Judy Young Hutton. 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. More...

Marriage Licenses

Nathan Paul Martin, 31, and Valerie Dawn Pierce, 31, both of Bringhurst.   More...