December 30, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Three HHH informational meetings set in January

Burrows, Rockfield and Delphi are meeting sites

Carroll County at the Crossroads II is sponsoring three public meetings in Jan of 2010. Each meeting will concentrate on one section of the HHH in Carroll County.   More...

Local News

Tri Kappa offers variety of scholarships

The state organization of Tri Kappa will award a variety of $1,000 scholarships in the spring to college students throughout the state. Since 1914, Tri Kappa has provided over $5 million in local and state scholarships.   More...

Boil order lifted for north Delphi residents

The boil order issued Saturday for Delphi residents between Driefers St. and Brewer Ave., off of Washington St., was lifted Tuesday. More...

NIPSCO seeks to renew alternative gas programs

Northern Indiana Public Service Company recently announced that it is seeking a two year extension from the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission for the company’s current offering of alternative natural gas programs aimed at providing residen More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Duly noted

I am writing 2009’s final column seated on a green vinyl sofa pushed to one side of a stuffy, deserted laundromat. Overhead, neon lights flicker and white ceiling fans whirl without moving even a smidgen of air. More...

America’s New Year resolution

One of the oldest customs in America is the New Year resolution – those promises we make to ourselves to do better. With this in mind, we should consider a list of our civic responsibilities.   More...

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Society

Sparks 60th anniversary

A surprise 60th wedding celebration was given for Ralph & Joyce Sparks of Flora by their children at a family reunion in Winamac in October. More...

Cossairt, Turrill pledge vows

Leann Jean Cossairt and Eric Cade Turrill were united in marriage at 3:30 p.m. July 11 at the Logansport Church of Christ. Pastor Jeff Strite officiated.   The bride is the daughter of Terry Cossairt of Camden and the late Bonnie Cossairt. More...

Lach, McGaughey exchange vows

Lisa Lach and Shawn Mc- Gaughey exchanged wedding vows at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 6 at the State House in Indianapolis.   The bride is the daughter of Donald Lach of Chicago and Lourdes Manning of Muncie. More...

Obituaries

Shawn L. Hamilton

Shawn Lee Hamilton, 45, of Lafayette, died at 5.05 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2009, after a six-month battle with cancer.   Born Aug. 15, 1964, in Lafayette, he was the son of Mary Lee Hamilton of Lafayette and the late James M. Hamilton. More...

Freda A. Eller

Freda Alta Eller, 90, of Flora, died Friday, Dec. 25, 2009, at Clarion Arnett Hospital in Lafayette. She had been a patient there for one week.   Born Sept. 28, 1919, in Carrollton Township in Carroll County, she was the daughter of Fred D. More...

Virginia N. Long

Virginia N. Snyder Long, 51, of Delphi, died at 4:55 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 26, 2009, at Home Hospital in Lafayette. She had been a patient there since last Sunday and had battled cancer for the past 15 months.   Born Jan. More...

State auditors ding county clerk

The Indiana State Board of Accounts (SBOA) audits the county’s books every year. Auditors check for correct bookkeeping practices and for compliance with the Indiana Code. More...

Clean-up continues on Kerlin Building fire site

City assured building’s owners will pay

Delphi Mayor Randy Strasser announced at the Delphi City Council special meeting last week that he met with Kerlin Building co-owners Kathy and Phil Junkersfeld earlier that day. More...

Community

Hoosier Home Cookin'

Can you believe 2009 is almost a memory? A new decade begins in a couple of days and to help you prepare for an amazing celebration, this week’s column hosts three great recipes perfect for a New Year’s Eve party! More...

Donations help make season brighter

Honon Hall in Delphi was all a-buzz recently with shoppers at the Christmas Toy Store, sponsored by the Delphi United Methodist Church, First Presbyterian Church, Living Faith Church of Brethren, St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church and St. More...

Announcements

CARROLL COUNTY RELIGIOUS EDUCATION, INC., will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Delphi First Presbyterian Church. If school is canceled that day due to weather, the meeting will be cancelled and held on Feb. 2. More...

Sports

Cougar wrestling is turning around

When Steve Pencek took over Carroll’s wrestling program nine years ago he had a vision. The former Pennsylvania high school wrestling state qualifier and U.S. Marine wanted to create a successful wrestling program at Carroll.   More...

Delphi wrestler takes 2nd in duals tournament

Coy Cronk, a sixth grader at Delphi Community Middle School, competed in the Border Wars Christmas duals wrestling tournament on Dec. 27 in Battle Creek, Mich.   More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

New Beginnings

I hope everyone had a blessed Christmas and will have a blessed New Year. We are getting ready to go into another new year and many of you will be making New Year’s resolutions to change something in your life. More...

DIRECTORY OF AREA CHURCHES

SW = Sunday Worship SS = Sunday School

AMERICUS UNION NON-DENOMINATIONAL: Larry Williams, pastor. SW: 10 a.m. BRINGHURST UNITED METHODIST: Rex Charles, 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

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Education

Register now for ACT Test

Registration is now open for the Feb. 6, 2010, ACT achievement test. Students who wish to take the college admission and placement exam must register before Jan. 5.   More...

Ivy Tech to offer new online manufacturing degree

The Indiana Commission for Higher Education (CHE) has granted approval for Ivy Tech Community College to offer a new online Technical Certificate and Associate of Applied Science Degree in Manufacturing Production and Operations beginning January. More...

K-12 education funding reduced by state

DCSC is prepared for income loss

A press release from the office of Gov. Mitch Daniels announced the state will reduce funding to K-12 schools by $297 million in the 2010 calendar year beginning with the January payment. 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   Zakry A. Guiterrez was charged with two counts of battery. More...

Restaurant Inspections

Kristen’s Homemade Delights (Burlington) Routine inspection:12/11-12/18/09 Summary of violations: No violations noted. Burlington Meats and Catering Routine inspection:12/11-12/18/09 Summary of violations: No violations noted.   More...

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