June 1, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Parts of CR1200W. under water

Water from the Tippecanoe River flowed over several places on the northern end of CR1200W. near the Oakdale Dam on Friday. More...

When one door closes another door opens

corner of North Washington and West Elm streets in Flora is about to change hands.  The building has housed the First Brethren Church since 1917. Citing financial reasons, the congregation decided to close its doors and sell the building.  More...

Local News

Roadshow comes to Monticello

The Ohio Valley Gold & Silver Refinery’s traveling roadshow is in Monticello this week at Pine View Resort, 1969 Northwest Shafer Drive. More...

HEAD START awarded environmental recognition

Carroll, Clinton and White counties Area IV Head Start was recently recognized as a member of the “Indiana 5- Star Environmental Recognition Program.” The award was based on the Head Start Program’s effort to protect children from e More...

DCSC schedules special meeting

The Delphi Community School Board has announced it will meet in special session Thursday, June 2, at 7 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

A court with contempt

Last week the United States Supreme Court ruled in a 5-4 decision on the matter of Brown V. Plata. The case, originally filed 21 years ago, involved severe overcrowding of California State prisons. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Promote summer reading for your children

For most children summer means one thing: FUN. But you can help teach your children that summer is also the time to READ. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Woo-hoo for the graduates

Congratulations to the Class of 2011! Graduations are, for the most part, wonderful recognitions of the years of experiences of all aspects of education: academics, athletics, clubs and organizations, and extracurricular events.  More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

ASHLEY BORDNER and CASEY JOHNSON, both of Flora, were named to the spring semester dean’s list at Anderson Univertsity.   More...

CJHS students earn awards

The annual Carroll Junior High School awards program was held the evening of May 24. Students receiving recognition were:   More...

Rossville Middle School presents awards

Rossville Middle School held its end-of-the-schoolyear awards program. Award recipients follow:   More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Jason E. More...

Property Sales

Bringhurst  April 25 – 7438E. 300S. (3 parcels), $156,000. Lawrence E. Schwindt and Julan K. Schwindt to Jerry J. Bean and Cheryl L. Bean.  May 11 – 4942E. 350S. (3 parcels), $332,000.Gerrit J. More...

Circuit Court

CitiMortgage Inc. filed a mortgage complaint against Candi S. Lambert.  Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. filed a complaint against Joyce Bolinger.  Joseph Irwin filed a complaint against Todd Combs.   More...

Thursday night Delphi special board meeting canceled - Free Access

It was announced in the early afternoon Thursday the special meeting More...

County avoids most serious storm damage

Many ‘all hazard’ sirens heard throughout the area last week

Carroll County Emergency Management Agency Director Dave McDowell was busy last week planning, monitoring and reacting to storm predictions and the volatile weather which moved through the county. He also had to cope with a vexing siren issue.  More...

Raising house pays off

Residents along CR1225W. on the banks of the Tippecanoe River near Oakdale watched Friday as the river sped by and rose into their yards and driveways. More...

APC approves TIF district

Second hurdle in process crossed

A process is established by Indiana Code in order for a Tax Incremental Financing (TIF) district to be formed. There must first be a declaratory resolution adopted by the local redevelopment commission. More...

Community

Data collection

SFLECC seeking reports of largemouth bass catches

The Shafer and Freeman Lakes Environmental Conservation Corporation (SFLECC) program to tag and trace the movement of largemouth bass in Lakes Shafer and Freeman and the Tippecanoe River is entering its second year. More...

65th anniversary open house

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Curts of Flora will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with an open house on June 12. The event, hosted by their family, will be June 12 from 2 to 4 p.m. More...

Announcements

NICHES will have a protected land WORKDAY AT MOYER GOULD WOODS to assist Delphi Boy Scout Troop 155 with an Eagle Scout project that will involve clearing the ravine of metals and other materials. The workday will be Saturday from 8 a.m.  More...

Sports

Delphi softball & baseball win sectional titles

Oracle Softball claims 4th championship

Delphi softball team captured the Sectional Championship, its fourth in four years. More...

Delphi softball & baseball win sectional titles

Oracles repeat as Sectional champions

It has been said that the most important thing in all of sports is preparing to make sure that your team is playing at its best levels at the end of the season at tournament time. More...

Delphi sends 7 events to track regional

The Delphi boys’ and girls’ track team each finished sixth at the recent Lafayette Track and Field Sectional. Their finishes in the team standings are the highest in the last six years.  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...

Obituaries

Juanita B. Wilson

Juanita B. Wilson, 81, of Cutler, passed away at 4:16 a.m. Friday, May 27, 2011, at I.U. Health Arnett in Lafayette.  She was born Nov. 18, 1929, in Frankfort, to Milton Augustus and Eva Alice Hill Barker. She attended Frankfort High School. More...

Lola V. Barnes

Lola V. Barnes, 86, of the Flora/Burlington area, died at 7:32 p.m. Friday, May 20, 2011, at Caring Hands Health Care Center, Peru.  Born Oct. 14, 1924, she was the daughter of John and Martha (Storey) Barnes. More...

Robert D. Thornburg

Robert D. “Bob” Thornburg, 72, of McCormick, S.C., formerly of Flora, died Tuesday, April 5, 2011, at Wesley Commons Healthcare Center in Greenwood, S.C.  More...

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