June 15, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

DCSC considers Armory for bus garage

Delphi Community School Board heard a recommendation to convert the gymnasium space in the recently acquired National Guard Armory into a bus garage at a special meeting Thursday night.  More...

Carroll School Board hears student performance reports

At Carroll School Board’s June 7 meeting, administrators gave several year-end reports related to student performance.  More...

Local News

Camden woman reaches 100-year milestone

Pearl Trapp of Camden will turn 100 years old on Monday. She will celebrate with friends Saturday night and at a special family-planned event on Sunday.  More...

Ivy Tech launches new web-site, mobile site

Ivy Tech Community College launched a new and improved website and added a new mobile site option for visitors to www.ivytech.edu. More...

APC issued 20 permits in May

The Carroll County Area Plan Commission issued 19 permits in May for improvements amounting to $$485,896.  A residential permit was issued to James and Dianne Quesenbery, Rock Creek Twp., 2,044 sq. ft. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

A comfortable spot

Grace is a shelter dog, a beautiful black lab with big brown eyes and shiny black fur that is soft and smooth to pet.  Grace lives with her owners Jessica and Corey in a beautiful turn-of-the-century apartment on quiet dead end Cambridge Street. More...

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Public Access Seminar will emphasize open government

To gain and maintain the trust of the public, government must be open and transparent in the way it conducts the public’s business. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Grow your roots deep!

The first weekend of June was amazing! I spent three days at a Fat her-Child Camp with 18 families from our church and community. More...

Vacation Bible School

Flora United Methodist   Flora United Methodist Church invites children to its Vacation Bible School, “Panda Mania: Where God is Wild about You!”  It will be held June 20 through June 24 from 9 to 11:30 a.m., and will include cr More...

Obituaries

Leonard F. Burge

Leonard F. Burge, 87, of Camden, passed away at 11:35 p.m. Monday, June 6, 2011, at Logansport Mem orial Hospital. Born July More...

Ralph Dean Bougher

Ralph Dean Bougher, 71, of Lafayette, passed away at 2:10 a.m. Monday, June 13, 2011, at his residence following a two and a half year battle with melanoma.  Born March 28, 1940, in Indiana, he was the son of Vern and Johnson Grace Bougher. More...

Rose Kolb

Services and burial for Rose Kolb, 97, of Delphi, were held Saturday in Lafayette. She died June 8, 2011, at St. More...

Special Sections

Breaking News - 6/20/2011 1:30 PM

Residents are urged to monitor weather radios

Carroll County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) Director Dave McDowell announced Monday, June 20, More...

Flora park to get new ball diamond, additional parking

Flora Town Council agreed to start the process to develop ground on the north side of the park for a second baseball diamond and additional parking at Monday night’s town council meeting.  A $14,000 quote from Carman Excavating for grade w More...

State tightens free immunization funding requirements

Eligibility requirements change July 1

The Indiana Department of Health recently notified all health departments in Indiana about changes in the publicly funded Vaccines for Children (VFC) program, according to a release from the Carroll County Health Department.  More...

Community

90th birthday

Join with the family of Jean Ehrman in celebrating her 90th birthday on June 26.  Cards may be sent to P. O. Box 85, Burlington, IN 46915. The family is planning a celebration party at a later date.  More...

Pasture Walk set for June 23

Carroll and Cass County Purdue Extension and Soil and Water Conservation Districts will hold a Pasture Walk on June 23 from 9 to 11 a.m. at Dave and Helen Forgey’s Riverview Dairy Farm, Logansport.  More...

Ayres 50th anniversary

Meredith and Sharon Ayres of Flora are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.  Ayres and the former Sharon Cromer were married June 11, 1961, at Cutler Presbyterian Church.  More...

Sports

Carroll golf awards

Carroll held its golf team banquet last Thursday evening. More...

Call Outs

Open volleyball is being held at Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School. High school students only are invited from 6 to 8 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays while students in grades 3 through 12 are invited to come Friday mornings from 9 to 11. More...

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Springer coaches Junior Girls All-Stars   Carroll graduate Doug Springer was selected as an assistant coach for the Indiana Junior Girls All-Star Team. The team played a couple of exhibition games last week, including one in Kokomo June 8. 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

EDUCATION NEWS

ANDREW W. MILLER of Burlington has been named to the Vincennes University Dean’s List for the Spring 2011 semester. He is studying fire, science and safety technology.   More...

CJSHS announces honor roll

Principal Charles Huckstep announces the second semester honor roll at Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School. More...

DCMS Junior NHS

Junior NHS inducts next year’s members Delphi Community Middle School National Junior Honor Society Members for the 2011-2012 school year were inducted May 19 in the middle school cafeteria. More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

American Acceptance Company LLC filed a complaint against Phillip L. Penn.  Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. filed two complaints against Michael E. More...

Marriage Licenses

Deven M. Abercrombie, 24, and Brittnay N. Mundy, both of Bringhurst.  David L. Bell, 32, Wabash, and Laura B. Cunningham, 22, Delphi.  Refugio Martinez-Gutierrez, 27, and Diana J. Quinonez, 20, both of Delphi.  Scott E. More...

Superior Court

Recent filings  Adam J. Tracy was charged with battery resulting in bodily injury and criminal mischief with a pecuniary loss of at least $250 but less than $2,500.  Thomas E. More...