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Assessment notices are in the mail

Nov. 10 deadline to appeal 2011 taxes

Notice of assessments, State form 11s, were mailed to taxpayers by the Carroll County Assessors Office Oct. 5. Taxpayers have 45 days from the date of the notice, or until Nov. 19, to file an appeal in the assessor’s office. More...

Local News

Breast cancer awareness comes in many forms

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Experts indicate that early detection and recent medical advances, women are surviving breast cancer, remaining disease free and living longer, healthier lives.   More...

It’s quitting time Indiana

Quit Now Indiana Month kicked-off last Friday. More...

ISP cautions to be aware of scams

The Indiana State Police (ISP) reminds citizens that scammers are constantly on the hunt for an easy buck.   More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Resistance training

Every 5000 miles or so I get a quick sampler of pop culture when I sit in the waiting room while my car gets serviced. That’s my only viewing time for the likes of Oprah, Springer and Martha. More...

Why newspapers will be around tomorrow

The way that people consume information is changing rapidly, and I hear frequently that the death of newspapers is imminent. More...

Cartoon

Full Story

Society

Dunham 45th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Charley Dunham of Flora will celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary this week.   They were married Oct. 8, 1965, at the Presbyterian Church in Frankfort. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN' with Allison Meadows

This week, I continue with more recipes from the awesome new cookbook from Flora Community Club’s KICK Team, Sharing, Caring and Feeding Your Community. More...

Reunions & Gatherings

Meek   The annual reunion of the descendants of Ross and May Heiland Meek was Sept. 12 at the ACDC building in Deer Creek.   More...

Education

Book cover design winners

Johnathan Rand is author of “Michigan Chillers” and “American Chillers” fiction books. Each month he has a Book Cover Design Contest on his website, www.americanchillers. More...

Flora preschool students learn about reading and giving

Children in the Flora United Methodist Church Preschool are helping other children while they help themselves this school year by participating in Scholastic Book Clubs ClassroomsCare program. More...

Blochers have ‘twin’ buses

Marion and Beulah Blocher of Flora both drive school buses. Marion drives for Carroll Schools, and Beulah drives for Delphi Community Schools. This year, for the first time, they have the same bus number, 20. 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

New filings are from public records available in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Police Calls

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...

DES achieves long sought-after goal

Change is difficult for most and it is the same for those who design and provide instruction in the local schools. More...

City Park pavilion to get renovations

City ‘Trick-or-Treat’ hours set

It became apparent to the Delphi City Council that when facilities do not receive adequate maintenance on a regular basis through the years, it costs more when the repairs are planned. More...

Flora continues forward with park expansion

Flora Town Council President Josh Ayres gave an overview of the proposal for architectural and surveying services for the community park expansion at Monday night’s October meeting. The proposal was prepared by Cornerstone Design, Otterbein. More...

Community

Announcements

PROMOTING WILDCAT VALLEY will meet Oct 14 in the social room of the Cutler Presbyterian Church at 7 p.m. Those interested are invited to attend.   More...

Harber-Jacone

Cindy Harber of Camden announces the engagement and approaching marriage of her daughter, Rachel, to Andrew Jacone. He is the son of Elaine Jacone of Plainfield.   The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Delphi Community High School. More...

Local animals headed to NAILE

Haley Bush and Rylie Lanun, both of Flora, have entered two head of market hogs each in the Swine Division of the 37th annual North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE).   More...

Sports

Cougar harriers run well

The Carroll High School cross country teams competed at the South Adams Invitational last Saturday. The meet has been called “Little State,” as no schools over the football 2A classification are invited. More...

Bomber ground attack pummels Oracles

The No. 2 ranked Rensselaer Bombers (7-0) spoiled Senior Night for the outgoing players on the Delphi football team by using a big size advantage to carve out a 56-7 win. More...

Cougars let Bulldogs have the win

Carroll’s last conference game of the season was a disappointing 34-21 loss to the Clinton Central Bulldogs.   The Cougars received the kickoff to start the game and went 3 and out. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Time

Time is a funny thing. More...

Announcements

GROUNDBREAKING for the new DELPHI UNITED METHODIST CHURCH will take place at 3 p.m. Oct. 17 on site, just south of the Delphi Community High School parking lot on SR 39/421. Everyone is welcome to attend.   More...

DIRECTORY OF AREA CHURCHES

AMERICUS UNION NON-DENOMINATIONAL: Larry Williams, pastor. SW: 10 a.m. BRINGHURST UNITED METHODIST: Barbara Kerkhoff, pastor. SS: 9:30 a.m., SW: 10:30 a.m.   BROOKSTON CHURCH OF CHRIST: 206 N. Prairie Street, Brookston. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   Hillcrest and Camden students are going for the fold! More...

Obituaries

Ralph Lucas

Ralph Lucas, 81, of Frankfort, died at 7:05 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3, 2010, at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis.   Born Sept. 22, 1929, in Cutler, he was the son of the late Cyril and Lura Cunningham Lucas. More...

Karen R. Stephens

Karen Ruth Stephens, 52, of Frankfort, passed away peacefully Monday, Oct. 4, 2010, surrounded by family in her home after a courageous battle with breast cancer.   Born March 15, 1958, in Bellfountain, Ohio, she was the daughter of Walter C. More...

Herbert D. Meyers

Herbert D. Meyers, 54, of Flora, died Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010, at his residence.   Born Nov. 1, 1955, he was the son of the late Raymond and Rozella Muston Meyers. His marriage was on June 3, 1988, in Tippecanoe County, to Janet M. More...

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