October 13, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Surprise! DCSC gets Armory

The Delphi Community School Corporation (DCSC) has been notified by a letter sent Oct. 8 that the former Delphi National Guard Armory will be deeded to the school corporation at no cost. More...

Local News

Waterball tournament benefits former fire chief

The Delphi Tri-Township Fire Department held a benefit waterball tournament Sept. More...

PTABOA

The five-member PTABOA is appointed by the county commissioners and the county council each year.  More...

Delphi Council meets to save money

Delphi City Council met in special session Thursday to adopt Ordinance 2010- 08, which saved taxpayers $26,280.50 in a sewer bond. A new bond was established for the current sewer bond. It was explained the measure is similar to refinancing a loan. More...

Opinions & Letters

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

MAN’S INTERNET FLINGS COULD DESTROY MARRIAGE

Q My husband of 20 years has reconnected   More...

Commends county employee

The last several months you could read a number of articles about Carroll County employees not fulfilling their employment responsibilities. I am disappointed and discouraged reading such articles about the lack of work ethic.   More...

Endorses Ives

Vote for experience in the coming election for Carroll County prosecutor. We support Rob Ives, who we have known for over 20 years. We have found him to be hardworking, dependable, with a love for prosecuting and who will be tough on crime. More...

Society

Hoosier Home Cookin'

The next two weeks will wrap up my recipe feature of the Flora Community Club KICK Team’s cookbook, Sharing, Caring and Feeding Your Community. More...

Births

Drs. Christopher and Sara (Decker) Huffer of Indianapolis are parents of a 6-pound, 9- ounce son, Mero James, born Aug. 29 at Indiana University Hospital, Indianapolis. More...

Popejoy 50th anniversary

Jerry and Lorraine Popejoy of Flora will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house Oct. 23 at Living Faith Church of the Brethren. The event will be from 2 to 4 p.m.   They were married Oct. More...

Obituaries

Walter F. Allen

Walter F. Allen, 82, of Flora, died at 10:45 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8, 2010, at St. Elizabeth Central in Lafayette. Born March 24, 1928, in Burlington, he was the son of Fred and Nancy Franklin Allen. More...

Thomas L. Tolen

Thomas L. Tolen, 80, of Frankfort, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010, at Clarian Arnett Hospital in Lafayette.   Born April 22, 1930, in Flora, he was the son of Everett L. “Pete” and Dott Waltman Tolen. His marriage was on Aug. More...

Other Death Notices

Russell Barrick, 88, Lafayette, died Oct. 5, 2010, at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. Among the survivors is a brother, Lewis Barrick of Delphi. Services were held Saturday in Lafayette.   More...

Special Sections

Globe Valve owners say property worth zero

PTABOA assessment reduction rejected

The county assessor’s office is responsible for providing property tax assessments for tax revenue purposes. Property taxes are used to fund many county services. More...

The Half-Marathon is on

Provisional permission granted by commissioners

Since it was announced that the “Purdue Half-Marathon” run was moved from Tippecanoe County to Carroll County, questions have arisen about how race organizer Dean Reinke plans to hold the event in the county. More...

Carroll has split vote on coaching positions

Carroll School Board had seven votes on coaching positions at its Oct. 5 meeting, and five of those votes were 4-1.   Dave Lambert cast the lone opposing vote all five times.   More...

Community

Burlington

The Church of Christ Food Pantry is open from 12 noon to 3 p.m. on Mondays. The Pantry is in need of the following items: canned fruit, flour, vegetable oil, and corn muffin mix.   Kiwanis Club will meet at 7:30 a.m. More...

Announcements

Carroll County Chamber of Commerce Tourism Committee and Carroll County Focus on the Future are co-sponsoring a FESTIVALS AND EVENTS COORDINATORS FORUM at the Flora- Monroe Public Library Oct. 21 from 7-9 p.m.   More...

Meetings

Delphi CWF The CWF of the Delphi Christian Church met Oct. 4 with Jackie Paris as hostess.   Ten members answered roll call by telling their favorite trick-or-treat costume. More...

Sports

Cougars win HHC

Carroll Harriers roared at Clinton Prairie last Thursday. Both the boys and girls teams returned victorious with conference crowns.   More...

Hedrick’s field goal saves Cougars

Marcus Hedricks’ 25-yard field goal in the second quarter made all the difference Friday night as the (2-6) Cougars downed the (1-7) Frontier Falcons 10-7. More...

Garrison finishes 3rd and is all tournament selection

Megan Garrison led the Indiana Tech women’s golf team in its fifth place finish last weekend at the Wittenberg University Invitational. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Bridge the gap

Recent data reveals that the gap between the rich and the poor in our country is widening. Our economy is not on solid ground. The sin of greed causes immense destruction and devastation to our earth and in people’s lives. More...

Announcements

LOCKPORT CHURCH HOMECOMING will be Oct. 17, with the theme, “Voices from the Past, Present, and Future (Hebrews 13:8). There will be no Sunday school. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From the files of Hoosier Democrat, Delphi Journal, Journal-Citizen and Carroll County Comet. Photo provided by Carroll County Historical Museum. 10 YEARS AGO   More...

Education

Library

Delphi Public   Steven’s Puppets will present “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” for toddlers and preschool children at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 21. The event is free (must call ahead to reserve a seat). More...

Southern Oblivion to perform

Coffee Beat featuring Southern Oblivion will be Oct. 23 from 7 until 8:30 p.m. More...

EDUCATION NEWS

AUTUMN DALTON of Rossville is a member of the Taylor University Concert Chorale for the 2010/2011 concert season.   More...

Public Records

Real Estate Transfers

Yourong Fu to Michela D. Fischer. Warranty Deed   R. Max Boots and Martha Lee Boots to Robert Max Boots Jr. Quit Claim   Sheriff of Carroll County, Charles A. King, Kelly J. More...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County assessor’s office. Buyers and sellers are responsible for the accuracy of information provided on the forms, by law.   July 9 - 12502N. More...

Circuit Court

Antonia Rivera was charged with two counts of forgery and one count of identity deception-harm or defraud another. Eric Williams filed complaint against Carroll County Commissioners and Carroll County Highway Department. Melissa D. More...