March 31, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners work to liquidate 25 delinquent properties

As property tax revenue dwindles for a county, leaders naturally look for ways in which to keep as much taxbearing property on the tax rolls as possible. More...

Local News

Highway worker appointed to trash transfer job

Nine applicants, out of 20 who applied for the Carroll County Trash Transfer Operator position, were interviewed by commissioners prior to a special Monday morning meeting.   More...

Seest is ISDA photo contest winner

Gail Seest of Mulberry was among those honored last week by Lt. Governor Becky Skillman and Indiana Agriculture Director Joe Kelsay as winners in the 2009 ISDA State Photo Contest. The ceremony and reception were held outside the Lt. More...

Indiana State Police at Lafayette release February statistics

Indiana State Police at the Lafayette Post recently released statistics for February. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Down the bunny trail?

To say that I am suspicious about the Easter Bunny would be overstating the case. Let’s just say I have what I consider to be a short list of legitimate concerns.   More...

Reading skills improve with library funding

The Indiana Department of Education strives to ensure higher reading performance. But at the same time many schools are eliminating or downgrading their school libraries. This undercuts the state’s efforts to improve reading.   More...

Wants fair treatment

I want to vent my feelings and views on the way we are being treated in the land acquisition for the Hoosier Heartland Highway.   More...

Society

King, Miller pledge vows

Angela King and Chris Miller exchanged wedding vows Sept. 25, 2009, at Seven Springs Farm, Evansville.   The bride is the daughter of Kevin King of Lamar and Karen King of Evansville. Parents of the groom are Mike and Kathy Miller of Flora. More...

Generosity appreciated

This past Saturday I had the pleasure of joining five other Red Cross volunteers (one of them from Carroll County) to be a substitute waiter at Solomon’s Grille as part of the “March is Red Cross Month” campaign to raise funds for More...

Engagements

Garrison-Turner

James and Tina Garrison of Delphi announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Marie, to Brock Michael Turner. He is the son of Michael Turner and Cynthia Turner of Effingham, Ill.   More...

Obituaries

Jim Keyes

Jim Keyes, 62, passed away Thursday, March 25, 2010, at his residence in Somers, Montana.   Born Oct. 12, 1947, he was the son of Dana “Bink” and Laura Keyes of Flora. More...

Harold E. Sturdivant

Harold Eugene Sturdivant, 62, Elizabethtown, Ky., died at his home Monday, March 29, 2010.   More...

Maxine Daniels

Mary Maxine Daniels, 89, of Delphi, died at 11 p.m. Wednesday, March 24, 2010, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare in Delphi.   Born June 12, 1920, in Carroll County, she was the daughter of Bert and Lula Parkison Smoker. She attended Delphi schools. More...

Special Sections

Commissioners/council go for new ambulance

Planning grant for ambulance garage location to be pursued

The Carroll County Commissioners and Council met in a joint session to discuss the feasibility of immediately replacing a county ambulance Monday morning.   More...

Voter registration deadline is Monday

Indiana voters need to be aware of the April 5 deadline to register or update their registration for the upcoming primary election. Voters who have moved since the last election must update their information by this deadline.   More...

Delphi Parks promote community spirit on trails

Get in shape and more!

The Delphi Parks Department, with the help of the Deer Creek Township Trustee, is introducing a new walking program beginning April 10. More...

Community

Outside presentation of Passion Drama set in Delphi

St. Joseph Catholic Church in Delphi will present the dramatic presentation of Christ’s Passion and The Stations of the Cross on Friday at 6 p.m. outside on the church grounds.   Daniel and Rosa Salazar of Brookston, are St. More...

Flora Ministerial Assoc. sets Holy Week Services

Flora Area Ministerial Association is sponsoring two community Good Friday services on April 2 and the community Easter Sunrise Service on April 4.   The mid-day Good Friday service will be held at 12:05 p.m. More...

Announcements

The community is invited to attend an EASTER EGG HUNT at Hickory Grove Church on Saturday from 2 to 3:30 p.m. There will also be games and refreshments.   More...

Sports

Heber selected to homeschool’s All-State Basketball Team

Matt Heber of Delphi, basketball standout for the Tippecanoe Tornados, has been selected to the Indiana Christian Basketball Alliance’s (ICBA) North All- Star Team for the second consecutive year. The North vs. More...

Faith

Holy Week Services

Flora First Christian   Flora First Christian Church will have a Maundy Thursday service at 7 p.m. April 1. The service of remembering the Lord’s Supper will include an extinguishing of lights in preparation for Good Friday.   More...

Lessons from the Heart

Lessons from a first missions trip

During the past few months, the world has been overwhelmed with natural disasters, including earthquakes in Haiti and Chile. More...

60 years in the ministry

Rev. Al Grumbling of Flora was ordained as a minister 60 years ago. Flora First Christian Church honored him with a plaque and congregational dinner on March 21. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   More...

Education

DCES Math Bowl winners

DCES teams compete in Math Bowl

Two Delphi Community Elementary School teams competed recently in a Math Bowl sponsored by Purdue University and held at Lewis Cass High School. More...

RM/HS names honor roll students

The honor roll for the third nine-week grading period for Rossville Middle/High School has been released. Students earning academic recognition include:   All A’s   More...

Delphi Kindergarten Round-Up is next week

Delphi Community School Corporation will hold kindergarten round-up from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. April 7 and 8 at the Camden Early Childhood Center.   Children must be five years old by Aug. 1 for kindergarten and four years old by Aug. 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. More...

Police Calls

Sheriff’s Dept.

Police reports are gathered from available records on file at local police departments. This information is a matter of public record and does not imply quilt or innocence. More...