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Rossville M/HS names top two

Rossville Middle/High School announces its valedictorian and salutatorian of the Class of 2010. Rossville’s commencement was June 5.   Valedictorian is Emily Villars, and salutatorian is Kathryn Harris. More...

Flora takes step to create park master plan

Dann Keiser with Cornerstone Design, Otterbein, was given the go-ahead to do a strategic plan for Flora Community Park at a cost not to exceed $1,500. The decision was made at the Monday night meeting of the Flora Town Council.   More...

Local News

Free camps offered for area middle school students

Space is still available in the science and technology camps being offered by Ivy Tech Community College for area middle school students this summer. More...

APC issued 24 permits in May

The Carroll County Area Plan Commission issued 24 permits during May for improvements amounting to $1,337,622.   Accessories/non-traditional permits were issued to:   Adams Twp. – Harry and Augusta Idle, 8x12 front deck. More...

More severe weather predicted

According to Carroll County Emergency Management Agency Director Dave McDowell, the National Weather Service has issued a warning about expected rain this week. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Landscapes

The landscape before us is constantly changing. There is growth and weeding, pruning and tending, harvest and fallow. The landscape evolves like life in season, by chance, by purpose and by resolve.   More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Living fully surrendered

Of all the wonderful lessons I have learned since becoming a Christian, I would have to say learning to live fully surrendered to God and His plan for my life have been the most important. More...

Society

Robeson 25th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Robeson, 5756E 800N, Logansport, will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary next week.   Robeson and the former Karen Maple were married June 15, 1985, at Faith Lutheran Church, Logansport. More...

Mills 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Dave Mills, Flora, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday.   Mills and the former Phyllis Weil were married June 11, 1950, at the Delphi United Methodist Church. More...

Announcements

CARROLL COUNTY GARDEN CLUB will meet Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at the home of Helen Freidline, 4628S. 500E., Cutler.   PROMOTING WILDCAT VALLEY will meet on June 10 at 7 p.m. More...

Education

Carroll Elementary teacher Sabatini retires after 36 years

“I chose teaching as my career because I had the best first grade teacher ever,” said retiring Carroll Elementary teacher Nancy Sabatini. “I wanted to be just like her and never teach anything but first grade.”   More...

Honor students named at CES

Principal Carolyn O’Connell announces the Carroll Elementary honor roll for the fourth nine weeks.   “A” Honor Roll   6th grade: Kelsey Cowell, Libby Eller, Sydney Francis, Alexa Gaines, Spencer Sproul   More...

DCHS senior awards are announced

Delphi Community High School held Senior Awards Night on May 28 in the DCHS gymnasium. The following awards and scholarships were presented: AMERICAN LEGION POST 75   U.S. More...

Public Records

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.   Recent filings   More...

Circuit Court

Charles A. Hummel has been named administrator of the Nancy S. Hummel estate.   Wells Fargo Bank N.A. filed complaint of mortgage foreclosure against the unknown heirs and devisees of Jason Williamson.   More...

Marriage Licenses

Torey Andrew Collins, 31, and Jayme Anne Sheagley, 31, both of Flora.   Michael Bruce Hendren, 61, and Teresa Ann Leffert, 43, both of Delphi.   Wesley David Fassnacht, 30, and Jennifer Renee Shepherd, 23, both of Delphi. More...

Severe weather headed to Carroll County

According to Carroll County Emergency Management Agency Dave McDowell, there is currently More...

Revised schedule for meeting with railroad officials announced

Norfolk Southern Vice President and Government Relations representative Paul Gilley announced Thursday that the meeting time to discuss the safety of the rail crossings in the Burrows area has been changed More...

Globe Valve building purchase on hold

City council wants more information before purchase

Delphi Mayor Randy Strasser was unanimously directed by city council members not to proceed with a purchase agreement for the Globe Valve building on 9th St. in the north end of town. More...

Sayers is state president of superintendents association

Carroll superintendent John Sayers was installed as president of the Indiana Association of Public School Superintendents at an installation luncheon last Friday at Carroll Elementary School. The Carroll Food Service Department prepared the meal. More...

Community

KICK home tour is Saturday

Flora Community Club’s KICK Team will host a home tour on June 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.   Proceeds will be used for scholarships and other needs in the community.   More...

Storm snaps REMC poles; 700 residences lose power

The tornadoes that struck parts of Carroll, Cass, Miami and White counties shortly after midnight Sunday left about 700 homes, all members of Carroll County REMC, in the dark. More...

Washington Twp.

Faith Lutheran Church will have an Outreach Team meeting Sunday following worship.   Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will begin having its Sundaes on Thursdays starting on June 10 at 7:15 p.m. in the fellowship hall. More...

Sports

Oracles rally for Regional title

Rumell saves his best for last-at-bat

After once trailing 7-0, Delphi rallied for a come-frombehind 8-7 victory to stun Adams Central Monday night in the Regional championship at Wabash. More...

Delphi Softball season ends at the Elite Eight

Last Tuesday night, the last day of school for the Lady Oracles, the Delphi Softball program reached a new level by winning the Regional Softball Championship.   More...

Special Olympics athletes win medals at State Games

Carroll County Special Olymics athletes participated over the weekend at the State Games held in Terre Haute at Indiana State University.   Thirty-three athletes competed, winning 15 gold medals, five silver medals and 14 bronze medals. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   Seventh-grade science teacher Alan McConnell and students Cory Dunbar, Cole Stonebraker and Taylor Vaknin watch as one of the hot air balloons is successfully launced in the science classroom at DCMS. More...

Obituaries

Josephine Mohler

Josephine “Jo” Mohler, 85, of Rossville, passed away at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 2, 2010, at home.   Born Feb. 2, 1925, in Sims, she was the daughter of Amzie and Jessie Stewart Marley. Her marriage was on Nov. More...

Harold G. Smith

Services for Harold G. Smith, 80, of Burlington, were held May 27 at Stout & Son Funeral Home Neptune Chapel, Burlington. Pastor Steve Cole officiated. Burial with military rites followed at Rossville Cemetery, Rossville. More...

Paul E. Faris

Paul E. Faris, 93, of Lisbon, N.Y., passed away Saturday, June 5, 2010, at the home of his daughter Gwen.   Born June 27, 1916, in Mayetta Kan., he was the son of the late Henry and Alice McCrory Faris. His marriage was on Sept. More...

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