June 23, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

2010 EDIT plan is approved

Carroll County Commissioners first deliberated and then made decisions about how to utilize the accumulated $688,807.56 taxpayers’ dollars at their Monday morning meeting. More...

Council, commissioners address clerk issues, EDIT budget

Carroll County Clerk Nancy Mattox brought her attorney with her to the joint meeting of the Carroll County Council and county commissioners Thursday morning. More...

Local News

Goal of Adams Mill Inc.: purchase, preserve historic mill

Adams Mill is at a crossroads. One of Carroll County’s best-known historic structures is for sale.   More...

Family member corrects home tour information

Madonna Jordan Brownlee of Atlanta, Ga., read with interest the information about the homes on the KICK home tour earlier this month.   More...

Delphi summer events relocated due to high water

Due to the threat of rising water from Deer Creek into Riley Park, the City of Delphi’s Summer Recreation program will hold the remainder of its programs at the City Park. This change includes the watercolor class on Friday. More...

Sports

Oracles fall short in championship game

Missed opportunities spell doom against defending champ

Despite a valiant effort, Delphi could not capitalize on the opportunities it was given during a 5-1 loss to defending champion Heritage Christian in the Class 2A baseball State championship game Saturday afternoon at Victory Field in Indianapolis. More...

Snoeberger wins mental attitude award

Oracle shortstop and leadoff hitter Neil Snoeberger was honored with the L.V. Phillips Mental Attitude Award after the Class 2A Baseball State Championship game on Saturday. More...

Carroll runners dominate ’10 Hog Jog

The Hog Jog recorded a first on Saturday when three of the four top finishers were Carroll County residents.   More...

Society

100th birthday

Bernice Fross of Log ansport will celebrate her 100th birthday at a family party June 29 at the home of her daughter.   Mrs. Fross was born June 29, 1910, near Burrows. She worked 32 years at H.W. Gossard Co. in Logansport. More...

Alan & Emily

Emily Downham of Flora is all smiles as she poses with country music star Alan Jackson at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne. More...

Hoosier Home Cookin'

This week it’s more appropriate fare for a lovely summer wedding or event. Baked Shrimp and Crab Salad makes a perfect ladies’ lunch. Finish off the lovely meal with Swedish Cream, served in goblets and topped with fresh berries. Yum. More...

Obituaries

Theodore C. Demaray

Theodore C. Demaray, 84, of Lafayette, died at 7:57 p.m. Monday, June 21,   2010, at Seton Specialty Hospital.   Born June 4, 1926, in Lafayette, he was the son of A. W. and Berniece Gray Demaray. His marriage was on Sept. More...

Wanita M. Wagoner

Services for Wanita M. Wagoner, 63, of Cutler, were held last Wednesday at Faith Church of Christ, Burlington. Burial followed at Ball Hill Cemetery near Cutler. More...

Nancy J. Armistead

Nancy Jo Armistead, 61, of Alexandria, Va., formerly of Carroll County, died at 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 18, 2010, at her home.   Born Oct. More...

Special Sections

Carroll board approves varsity head coaches

Carroll School Board was asked to approve a partial list of coaches for the 2010-2011 school year at its regular meeting June 15. The names were submitted by athletic director Shaun Rose.   More...

EMA director reports caution is needed

Carroll County Emergency Management Agency Director Dave McDowell urged residents along the Deer Creek in Delphi, specifically on Water St., to be very cautious and watch the rising water in the Deer Creek.   More...

Dock dedication

The new dock at Canal Park was dedicated Saturday, with fanfare from the Vintage Brass Band. Selected visitors then took a short ride on The Delphi. More...

Community

Announcements

CARROLL COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY will meet June 24 at 7 p.m. at Solomon’s Grill in Delphi. All those with interest in the Democratic party are encouraged to attend.   More...

Reunions

Black family   The Charles and Lottie Black family gathered for their 94th annual Father’s Day reunion on Sunday at Flora Community Park.   More...

Bloodmobile coming to Flora Thursday

Helping to save a life can be as easy as 1, 2, 3 when you roll up your sleeve through the American Red Cross. One: It takes about an hour to donate blood. Two: Someone in America needs blood every two seconds. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Candor

I had an environmental consultant and Vince, the heating guy, and a couple of Vince’s workers in the boiler room of a commercial property the other day. The boiler is the size of my car and covered in a thick layer of asbestos wrap. More...

Taxpayers…speak up

How much is enough? How many months do you think should be allowed for the Carroll County Clerk to not balance her funds with the bank? More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

A Spiritual Place

Minnesota! There is something spiritual about Minnesota. More...

Illusionist to minister in Delphi

Calvary Chapel Carroll County will host a free show for the whole family, “Ministry Through Mystery” with Christian illusionist Dennis Zech at 4 p.m. June 27 at the Wabash & Erie Canal Park, Delphi. More...

Announcements

PITTSBURG MISSION- ARY BAPTIST CHURCH will hold its annual HOMECOMING at 10 a.m. June 27 which will feature Majesty’s Daughters in the morning service. The afternoon service will feature various singers. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   The Rossville Hornets pulled off a major coup Saturday, winning the Class 1A State Baseball Championship at Victory Field in Indianapolis. More...

Education

Indiana’s 3rd grade reading plan

School is out for summer, but work continues on developing a new education policy aimed at solving a foundational problem.   More...

Education News

Area students named to the spring semester dean’s list at Manchester College include: HARRY SMITH of Bringhurst, a political science major, and SALLY MAXWELL of Delphi, an elementary education major. More...

Rossville announces semester honor students

Rossville Middle/High School announces its honor roll for the second semester. The names of eighth grade honor students are not listed because they were not available from the school. 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   Michael D. More...

Marriage Licenses

Reece Douglas Stepler, 23, and Brandee Jo Sorrells, 27, both of Flora.   Joshua D. Kirk, 25, of Delphi and Betsy J. Hendryx, 22, of Battle Ground.   More...

Restaurant Inspections

White Oaks on the Lake (Club House) Routine inspection: 6/7-6/11/10 Summary of violations: no violations noted.   White Oaks on the Lake   (Beach House) Routine inspection: 6/7-6/11/10 Summary of violations: no violations noted. More...