March 24, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Two courthouse departments non-compliant with balance requirement

Carroll County Council members were informed at their Thursday morning meeting that, not only has the county clerk not balanced the office checkbook with the bank for 2009, but they also learned the treasurer is not in balance in one of the funds fo More...

Local News

Passport Fair Saturday in Delphi

Delphi Post Office will hold a Passport Fair from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday to provide passport information to U.S. citizens and to accept applications. The post office is located at 201 W. Franklin St. in Delphi.   More...

Carroll County Day is celebrated in Florida

Carroll County snowbirds come together annually to celebrate Carroll County Day in Florida.   This year, 110 past and present Carroll County residents were in attendance Feb. 19 to enjoy a meal at Homer’s Buffet in Sebring. More...

Does Aaron Kelly have your vote?

Aaron Kelly is an American Idol finalist and still in the running for the Season 9 title.   This week he is in the Top 11, with the Top 10 to be decided tonight (March 24). More...

Sports

DCMS swim team records are broken

The Delphi Community Middle School swim team beat Clinton Central 110-76 and Lewis Cass 136-49 to finish the season at 8-1.   More...

Scoreboard

Swimming

Delphi M.S. 136, Lewis Cass 49 More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

The march to Easter is here!!

This Sunday, March 28 is known in churches around Carroll County as Palm Sunday. That does not mean palm phones will be ringing in churches across the country, but it pertains to something else.   More...

Announcement

Delphi First Assembly of God Church will sponsor an   EASTER EGG HUNT on April 3 at 2 p.m. on the front lawn of the church. The church is located at the top of Pittsburg Hill off US421. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   A paging system recently installed by the City of Delphi will now notify residents of important information. More...

Education

Carroll Math Bowl team is No. 1

Carroll Elementary Math Bowl team placed first in Class 1 schools at the recent area competition. It was held at Lewis Cass High School, with Galveston Elementary serving as the host school. More...

Children are invited to free farm safety day

The rural farm family lives, works and grows in a unique environment. The setting offers special hazards unlike any other worksite. Farm children are routinely exposed to the same hazards as their parents doing work on the farm.   More...

DCMS wins Bacon Bits Battle

The Bacon Bits Battle of the Books between Carroll Junior High School and Delphi Community Middle School was held March 15 at the Delphi Community Middle School. More...

Public Records

Restaurant Inspections

Arby’s (Delphi) Routine inspection:3/8-3/12/10 Summary of violations: 2 critical 1. Bottle of spray cleaner stored above clean utensils (already corrected). 2. Box stored on top of hand washing sink in ware washing area (already corrected). More...

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...

Marriage Licenses

Jeffery Alan Williams, 54, and Leora Rayna Cripe, 40, both of Bringhurst.   Anthony W. Dullin, 33, and Kimberly D. McCasland, 27, both of Delphi.   Bradley Devin Kiger, 23, of Terre Haute and Holly Marie Allbaugh, 24, of Delphi.   More...

Carroll offers early retirement incentive

Carroll School Board approved a onetime teacher retirement incentive of $35,000, along with contributions to the teacher’s school health insurance plan through Sept. 30, 2014.   More...

Carroll students ask board about effects of budget cuts

At Carroll School Board’s annual meeting with the Student Council, the effects of cost cuts were discussed, along with the traditional topics of cell phone policy, drug testing, and Internet access.   More...

Properties for sale in Carroll County

SRI Incorporated will be conducting a Commissioner Certificate sale at 10 a.m. on Thursday in the Commissioner’s meeting room on the second floor of the Carroll County Courthouse, Delphi.   More...

Community

Miss Carroll County callout is Tuesday

The Carroll County 2010 contest call out meeting is scheduled for Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Camden Public Library on Main St. in Camden.   More...

Meetings

Delphi Lions Club

The Delphi Lions Club met March 17 for a tour of the Delphi Wastewater Treatment plant led by Dick VanSickle.   Club members were reminded to complete their census forms. More...

Announcements

A U.S. CENSUS REPRESENTATIVE will be available at the Flora-Monroe Public Library to provide assistance in completing Census forms and to answer questions through April 19. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Overheard

I usually take a newspaper with me when I eat lunch out alone. If the place isn’t busy, or short on seating, I’ll take a comfy booth and spread my paper out and settle in with sandwich and medium soft drink with free refill.   More...

The best way to fix government dysfunction

There is much concern in Washington at the moment that the system is broken. Whether it is or not, says former Congressman Lee Hamilton, citizen engagement is “The Best Way To Fix Government Dysfunction.”   More...

S.O.S. - Save our schools!

Because of federal budget cuts, and harsh economic times, our school systems are saddled with the responsibility of finding ways to cut their budgets dramatically. More...

Society

Martin 40th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Martin, 282 N. Camden Sanderson St., Delphi IN 46923, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on Sunday.   Martin and the former Lynette Kahler were married March 28, 1970, at the Rockfield Christian Church. More...

Hoosier Home Cookin'

A couple of weeks ago, I had the privilege of visiting some of my favorite people at the Flora Senior Citizens Center. I was there to share a few of my favorite healthy snack recipes. More...

Reunions

Cutler Alumni banquet

Cutler High School Alumni banquet will be at Carroll Elementary School on Saturday, April 10, at 6:30 p.m.   Alumni who did not receive the mail-in reservation can call 765-268-2455 before March 29 to make reservations.   More...

Obituaries

Charles W. Randle

Charles William “Bill” Randle, 78, of Delphi, died at 1:45 a.m. Saturday, March 20, 2010, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare in Delphi.   Born June 10, 1931, in Delphi, he was the son of the late Charles J. and Ethel Benefiel Randle. More...

Edna M. Weaver

Edna May “Kitty” Weaver, 85, of Grand Ledge, Mich., passed away Friday, March 19, 2010, at her home.   Born Dec. 12, 1942, in Camden, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Toyla Yerkes Raber. More...

George W. Stout

George W. Stout, 81, of Burlington, died at 7 a.m. Wednesday, March 17, 2010, at his home.   Born Jan. 17, 1929, in Howard County, he was the son of the late Elmer William and Mary Madaline Ewing Stout. More...

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