May 4, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Armed robbers hit local grocery

Delphi City Police continue to investigate an armed robbery that occurred April 29 at approximately 1:29 p.m. at the El Porvenir Grocery Store, corner of Washington and Franklin streets. More...

Local News

Celebrate the Arts festival coming to Delphi Saturday

The Carroll County Arts Council presents the second annual Celebrate The Arts 2011 festival on May 7 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Cinco de Mayo celebration will be Saturday in Delphi

A Cinco de Mayo celebration will be held inside and outside the Carroll County Country Club on May 7 from 4 p.m. More...

Flora continues work on golf cart/ slow moving vehicle ordinance

A draft golf cart/slow moving vehicle ordinance was presented at Monday night’s Flora Town Council meeting. Several questions were posed regarding seat belts, age of operators, rear view mirrors, and signage.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Seeking and finding

The eggs were a variety of pastels, the sky was blue and the wind was playful as two little girls dressed in fancy new outfits set off, baskets in hand, on a Sunday afternoon.  More...

Cartoon

Full Story

Support tornado relief efforts

Efforts are underway to help the many victims of the deadly April 27 tornadoes that struck in Alabama and other southern states.  More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

We are an Easter People!

When I first heard a pastor describe Christians as being an Easter people, I was not sure what he was talking about. I thought what a silly thing for the pastor to say. Of course, we are an Easter people because we celebrate Easter.  More...

Decisions related to death to be explored in ‘Five Wishes’ series

The Easter season, recalling Christ’s dying and rising, reminds us of the reality of our own death. Yet, it is not easy to begin the conversation with our loved ones about what is important as we prepare for this final sacred experience.  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

DCHS teacher is recognized for outstanding teacher and school leadership

Delphi Community High School teacher Brian Tonsoni is one of eight public school teachers honored by the Indiana University School of Education as Martha Lea and Bill Armstrong Teacher Educators for the 2011-12 school year. More...

EDUCATION NEWS

SAMANTHA MAYHEW of Delphi was named to the first semester dean’s list at Indiana University-Bloomington. More...

Cougar of the Month

Carroll Elementary’s newest Cougar of the Month is sixth grade teacher Don Shively. He was nominated by Kirklin Morrow, a sixth grader. The letter of nomination read:  More...

Special Sections

City council hits deadlock over airport expansion

Delphi Mayor Randy Strasser has been urging the city council to make a decision about whether to allow the Delphi Municipal Airport Board to secure a $1.67 million bank loan. More...

Multiple concerns expressed about new zoning ordinance

Faced with a roomful of individuals who were curious or had concerns about wording and restrictions contained in the proposed new zoning ordinance, Carroll County Area Plan Commission members voted to send the draft document back to the zoning commit More...

Judy O’Bannon named honorary chair of Adams Mill Inc. fundraising

Judy O’Bannon, former First Lady of Indiana, has been named by Adams Mill Inc. as the Honorary Chairwoman of its fundraising campaign. The nonprofit organization is dedicated to the acquisition and preservation of Adams Mill.  More...

Community

90th birthday

Frances Pullen will be traveling from her home in Atlanta, Ga., to Tampa, Fla., the third week of May in celebration of her 90th birthday, which is May 13. Her family will be joining her in Florida.  While Mrs. More...

Extension Homemakers earn awards

Carroll County Extension Homemakers celebrated club and individual achievements at their annual Friends Day/Achievement Awards held April 28. More...

Announcements

ADAMS TOWNSHIP NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH PROGRAM organizational meeting will be held at 7 p.m. May 12 at the Lockport Church, 2724 W. 1040 N., Burnettsville. All interested persons are encouraged to attend.   More...

Sports

Delphi hosts 78th Annual Ebrite Relays

Host boys take 2nd, girls 4th

The Delphi Track and Field teams hosted the 78th Annual Norm Ebrite Relays on Saturday. Twelve boy and girl teams participated in this most recent running of Indiana’s oldest relay. More...

Lady Oracles remain undefeated

This was a quiet week for the Lady Oracles with only two games on the schedule, one of them lost due to poor weather. More...

Oracles endure tough stretch

Delphi started a grueling stretch of its schedule last week and suffered four straight losses, 8-4 and 5-3 vs. Twin Lakes, 14-0 vs. Class 2A #2-ranked Park Tudor, and 4-2 at Class 4A Noblesville. Vs. Twin Lakes  More...

Society

Hicks, Appleton pledge vows

Danielle Kay Hicks and Bryan Jeffrey Appleton exchanged wedding vows at 4:30 p.m. Sept. 25 in an outdoor ceremony at the couple’s home in Flora.  The bride is the daughter of Charlotte Hicks of Flora and the late Weldon K. Hicks. More...

Engagements

Ronk-Culbert   Daniel and Beth Ronk of Rochester announce the engagement of their daughter, Abigail Siena Ronk, to Richard Conlon Culbert, son of David and Linda Culbert of Lincoln, Va.  More...

Obituaries

Marjorie Jean Miller

Marjorie Jean Miller, 92, of Flora, passed away at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, May 30, 2011, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center in Delphi.  She was born June 27, 1918, in Omaha, Neb., to Louis Pliny and Marjorie Nan Hume Arms. More...

Connie A. Flores

Connie A. Flores, 60, of Frankfort, died at 1:20 p.m. April 29, 2011, at her home.  Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Stout and Son Funeral Home, Neptune Chapel, Burlington. Burial will be at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Hall. More...

Dean L. Draper

Dean L. Draper, 85, of Delphi, died May 3, 2011, at 3:10 a.m. More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

Arrow Financial Services LLC filed a complaint against Emily Cunningham.  Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against James L. Draper.  Jamos Fund 1 filed a plenary complaint against Cora C. More...

Superior Court

The following causes brought by the State of Indiana have been dismissed: vs. Dana Waye; vs. Penny J. Babcock; vs. Graciela Vasquez: vs. William Bray; vs. Dusten L. Dishon; vs. Samuel Munoz a/k/a Jorge Quintero; and vs. Amanda G. Latta.  More...

Property Sales

Bringhurst  March 25 – 5391E. 200S., $32,500. Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. to David S. Arnett and Tamie J. Arnett.  March 31 – 1286S. Bringhurst Rd., $36,066. Carroll Co. More...