April 27, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Child advocate program planned for Carroll County

Volunteers will become the voice for abused and neglected children

Carroll County children who are involved with the child welfare or legal system will soon have a voice in court by virtue of the Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) program. More...

Local News

Community invited to learn about Haiti mission trip

A local mission team will share their recent experiences in Gonaives, Haiti, where they helped a congregation with a place to worship and minister. The program, which is open to the public, will be held Sunday evening at 7 p.m. More...

Fundraising walk to benefit Oral Cancer Foundation

The second annual Indiana Oral Cancer Awareness Fundraising Walk will be held Saturday in Rossville. More...

Donations sought for new Relay for Life ‘survivor’ booklet

New this year for Carroll County Relay for Life will be a Relay “survivor” booklet. The booklet will include pictures from previous Relay for Life events, drawings, poems from the community, past survivor group photos and more.  More...

Sports

Lady Oracles remain undefeated

Have compiled an 11-0 record

The Lady Oracles remain undefeated taking both games in double headers against county rival, Carroll and Hoosier Conference foe Rensselear. More...

Oracles rally to overcome Bison

The Class 2A #3-ranked Oracles earned a measure of revenge from last week’s home loss to Benton Central and earned a split in the Hoosier Conference series with a 6-5 victory last Wednesday at Benton Central. More...

Scoreboard

Golf  Delphi 166, Pioneer 183, Carroll 188   More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

The Greatest Generation

We will soon celebrate Memorial Day, 2011. Our country sets apart this day and also Veterans Day to remember those men and women who fought for our freedom. More...

Announcements

WORSHIP IN THE PARK, a nondenominational service, will be held in Flora Community Park every Sunday evening, except July 10, from May 1 through Aug. 28. The worship time will include a short message and local Christian music. More...

Hope for America on National Day of Prayer

Congress established an annual day of payer in 1952. Millions of Americans have gathered each year since then in churches, synagogues, schools parks and other places to pray for our nation.  This year the National Day of Prayer will be May 5. More...

Obituaries

Marjorie A. Salsbery

Marjorie A. Salsbery, 77, of Burlington, arrived in Heaven’s Gate at 1:30 a.m. Monday, April 25, 2011, from the Emergency Room of St. More...

Paul Thomas Gibson

Paul Thomas “Tom” Gibson, 80, of Carroll County, died at 8:50 p.m. More...

Kimmie L. Farias

Kimmie L. Farias, 44, of Delphi, died April 16, 2011, at 3:40 a.m. at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  Surviving is her mother, Elaine J. Farias, of Delphi.  Funeral mass was held April 19 in Delphi. More...

Special Sections

Council delays recycling center money decision

The Carroll County Council and Commissioners agree there is a need for the county to provide recycling services for county residents. More...

Teachers’ union pushes DCSC for contract

The Delphi Classroom Teachers Association (DCTA) filed a complaint April 21 with the Indiana Education Employment Relations Board (IEERB) against the Delphi Community School Corporation (DCSC) Board of School Trustees for unfair labor practices.  More...

‘Flood Warning’ declared

River water is rising…residents are urged to be watchful

According to Carroll County Emergency Management Agency Director Dave McDowell, the Tippecanoe River flow near Oakdale is over the low spots in roads around the Oakdale area, such as CR1200W. and CR1225W., and is expected to rise. More...

Dangerous situation

Carroll County Emergency Management Director Dave Mc- Dowell took this photo showing CR1200W. under water on Tuesday afternoon. CR1200W. More...

Community

Delphi: Every old house tells a story

To live in Delphi is to be surrounded by history. So many of its homes are historic and beautiful, and every old house tells a story.  More...

Myers-Sears

Bob and Beth Myers of Delphi announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Celsie, to Jason Sears of Anderson. He is the son of Mary Sears of Greenville, Ohio, and Don Cruze of Versailles, Ohio.  More...

Announcements

TRI-COUNTY ART ASSOCIATION will meet at 7 p.m. May 5 at 6995 Goldsberry Road, Battle Ground (outside of Americus). Cindy Cook will explain the art of kiln-formed glass. Details of the upcoming “Celebration of the Arts“ will be discussed. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Invitation

It was near 5 p.m. and the elevator was packed. I was towards the back with the two heat/air contractors with the tool belts and clip boards. To my right there was a twentysomething with his little black pug dog on a leash. More...

Guest commentary

Happy Arbor Week

You probably have a favorite tree-lined street in your community. Or a tree-filled neighborhood you’ve always admired. Or a favorite forest where you like to bask in the beauty of the trees.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

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

Manchester choir, school choir to perform Monday

The Manchester College women’s choir, Cantabile, and the Carroll Junior High Choir will perform at Living Faith Church of the Brethren at 7 p.m. on May 2.  More...

Carroll math team wins championship

For 13 years straight, Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School’s math team has won the Hoosier Heartland Conference Math Contest. This year’s event was held April 20 at Clinton Central High School.  More...

EDUCATION NEWS

Students from Carroll County who have recently earned associate degrees, technical certificates and/or certificates from Ivy Tech Community College, Lafayette, include:  More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

U.S. Bank N.A. filed a complaint against Michael Gurnick.  PHH Mortgage Corporation filed complaint against B. Todd Powell, Wendi Powell, U.S. Internal Revenue Service, PNC Bank N.A. More...

Superior Court

Recent filings  Murat Morrison filed a complaint against Kenny Brovont and Barbara Brovont.  Convergence Receivables LC filed a complaint against Ralph Overman.  LVNV Funding LLC filed a complaint against Clara M. More...

Marriage Licenses

Timothy N. Anderson, 30, Lafayette, and Sarah N. Hinton, 25, Delphi.  Patrick S. Hodge, 23, Lafayette, and Kyela K. Sellers, 22, Flora.  Ryan D. Hurd, 28 and Sandra M. Cook, both of Burnettsville.  Jay E. Appleton, 31, and Rachel F. More...