April 6, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Flora reconsiders golf cart ordinance

Several Flora residents were in attendance at Monday night’s Town Council meeting to voice their support of an ordinance allowing golf carts and gators to use town streets.  Last August the council discussed implementing such an ordinance, More...

‘Don’t Mention My Name’ Carroll play is Friday, Sunday

What would you do if you suffered temporary amnesia and stumbled into a bed and breakfast off-season only to find you were expected for the weekend? More...

Local News

Registration begins for Little Miss & Mister Contest

The 33rd Annual Little Miss and the 15th Annual Little Mister Contest will be held July 10 at 7 p.m. More...

APC has few questions about new zoning ordinance

Zoning committee to hold public meeting April 12

The Carroll County Area Plan Commission was given the opportunity to review the draft of the proposed 172-page zoning ordinance developed by a committee appointed by APC members. More...

Carroll grad produces popular song/music video

Project was in support of the Butler Bulldogs

A song and music video created by Butler University senior and Carroll graduate Adam Bonner gained a national audience with the Bulldogs return to the Final Four. More...

Sports

Delphi’s Hawn named to All-State & Top 100 lists

Delphi senior Austin Hawn was named to both the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association’s All-State list and Hoosier Basketball magazine’s “Top 100” list following the 2010-11 basketball season. More...

Delphi tops Frontier

Delphi won its first softball game of the year in a 6-inning contest against Frontier, 13-3. Junior Catlin Schock was the winning pitcher, going all six innings and scattering 5 hits, striking out 6 and allowing no walks. More...

Carroll basketball awards

Varsity Junior Varsity More...

Society

Birthdays to be celebrated

Jim and Pauline Guge of Burlington will be celebrating April birthdays. Jim will turn 94 April 10, and Pauline 92 on April 23.  They would welcome cards at P.O. Box 86, Burlington, IN 46915.   More...

April 16 is Canal Earth Day

Project WEED (Wabash and Erie Earth Day) will be Saturday, April 16, at 9 a.m. More...

Marcellino, McKinnis wed

Dana Marcellino of West Lafayette and Neil McKinnis of Otterbein were united in marriage at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 28 at the Purdue Christian Campus House, West Lafayette.  The bride is the daughter of Paul and Terri Marcellino of Camden. More...

Education

DCHS to present musical

  Delphi Community High School will present “Anything Goes” April 8 and 9 at 7 p.m. and April 10 at 2 p.m. in the DCHS Little Theatre. Music and lyrics for the popular 1930s era musical are written by the Indiana composer Cole Porter.  More...

DCES names honor roll students

Delphi Community Elementary School Principal Joe Brown has announced the honor roll for the third nineweek grading period.  A Honor Roll   More...

DCMS honor roll is announced

The Delphi Community Middle School honor roll for the third nine-week grading period has been released. Students earning academic recognition include: A Honor Roll More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Michael A. Hartman, 48, and DeEtta D. Rush, 47, both of Camden. David D. Bennett Jr., 42 and Kimberlee S. Happ, 42, both of Delphi. Tracey Louis Brovont, 41, Camden, and Catherine Joyce Schnepp, 42, Delphi. More...

Circuit Court

Jefferson Capital Systems LLC filed complaint against Maryjo Meek. Capital One Bank filed complaint against Kevin Dickman and Carol Dickman. Midland Funding LLC filed complained against William Cook. More...

Superior Court

Recent filings Fernando Chavez was charged with driving while suspended and operating a motor vehicle without ever receiving a license. Quinton L. Allen and Vincent Alexander Smith were each charged with driving while suspended. More...

Recycling center gets the go-ahead

Commissioners approve new building, loading dock and semi-trailer

Carroll County will soon have a recycling center to accommodate residents’ needs for a place to dispose of unwanted items. More...

Delphi considers airport proposal

Decision delayed another month

The Delphi City Council continued to discuss and evaluate the proposal by the Delphi Municipal Airport Board to borrow $1.67 million from a lending institution to purchase acreage around the airport for future expansion. More...

Carroll County flood risk open house set April 14

Opportunity to view floodplain maps and see the risk of flooding

The U.S. More...

Community

Photo contest at Garden Fair

There will again be a photo contest at the Carroll County Garden Fair, which will be held April 30 at the Flora Community Park. The photos will be judged by all people attending the Garden Fair. More...

Bringhurst man is among co-workers who win $250,000 playing Mega Millions

A group of nine co-workers at Tate and Lyle in Lafayette presented a winning Mega Milions® ticket worth $250,000 to Hoosier Lottery Officials in Indianapolis last Friday afternoon. More...

Art on the Wabash accepting submissions

Entries are being accepted for the sixth annual “Art on the Wabash, a Local Artists’ Fair” to be held at West Lafayette’s Tapawingo Park from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 18.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Table talk

Right now our dining room table is covered with file folders, pencils, a couple calculators and an assorted array of tax forms. More...

Full Story

APC must step up

The draft of the proposed new zoning ordinance will be discussed with the public next Tuesday night (April 12) at the Canal Center at 7 p.m. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

‘Everything Sad is Coming Untrue’

The Easter Season begins on Ash Wednesday and culminates on Easter Morning with the celebration of the Resurrection of Christ. We call this season Lent. More...

Pray for our nation to seek God

Have no anxiety about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. Phil. 4:6 More...

Novena

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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...

Obituaries

Robert D. Thornburg

Robert D. "Bob" Thornburg, 72, McCormick, S.C., formerly of Flora, died More...

Bessie R. Griffin

Bessie R. Griffin, 86, Delphi, died April 1, 2011, at her residence. She was a member of the Cottage Street Church of Christ, Delphi. Burial was at the I.O.O.F. Memorial Gardens in Pittsburg. More...

Larry D. Riggle

Larry Dean Riggle, 71, of Kokomo, passed away at 5:20 p.m. Wednesday, March 30, 2011, at St. Joseph Hospital, Kokomo, following a two-week illness. He was born Feb. 11, 1940, in Paxton, Ill., the son of Paul Earl and Etta Whitcomb Riggle. More...

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