July 6, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

TV program to promote Carroll County

One of the ways Carroll County is being promoted as a destination is through a TV program called Savor Indiana. More...

Local News

Faith Lutheran to host Spoudazo

Spoudazo, a high school music and drama ecumenical ministry, will perform at Faith Lutheran Church near Deer Creek on July 13.  More...

Lockport Church to host The Chuck Wagon Gang

One of history’s best-selling gospel singing groups, The Chuck Wagon Gang, will be performing Sunday evening at 6 at the Lockport Church.  More...

Body of Purdue student located on Lake Freeman

The body of a missing 22- year-old Purdue University student athlete was found Tuesday around 8:25 a.m. on Lake Freeman.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Medium rare

I grilled hot dogs for the 4th of July. They were pretty good. Most important of all, they were hot.  Grilling hot dogs should not rank very high as an accomplishment on life’s “must do” list, but it does in my book. More...

Cartoon

Full Story

Alcohol advertising and kids

It’s summer. Your kids are home watching more television. 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

Ralph W. Lowe

Ralph W. Lowe, 95, Logansport, formerly of Camden, passed away at 7:30 a.m. Monday, July 4, 2011, in Memorial Hospital, Logansport.  Born Nov. 18, 1915, in Fairland, he was the son of Royal Major and Maude Shrigley Lowe. More...

Doris M. Maxwell

Doris M. (Robbins) Maxwell, 88, Camden, died at 9:30 a.m. June 29, 2011, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center, Delphi. She was born May 25, 1923, in Carroll County. Her marriage was to Junior E. Maxwell in 1941, and he preceded her in death. More...

Osie L. Wilson

Osie L. Wilson, 77, Delphi, died at 6:20 p.m. July 3, 2011, at IU Health Arnett, Lafayette.  More...

Special Sections

Commissioners approve TIF expansion in split vote

Brown and Clawson ‘yea’ - Slavens ‘nay’

The next to the last hurdle before the two current Tax Incremental Financing (TIF) Districts are combined and expanded to include more than 1,000 acres south of Delphi was crossed Tuesday morning at the Carroll County Commissioners meeting. More...

It’s fair time in Carroll County

Livestock shows, 4-H projects, food, fun and free entertainment will highlight the 2011 Carroll County 4-H Fair. Activities will begin Friday evening and continue throughout the week until the following Friday, July 15.  More...

Community

Brouwer, art students exhibit in Rensselaer

Celebrated watercolorist Rena Brouwer of Delphi and 10 of her art students will collaborate on the watercolor exhibit, “A Hum in the Air: Creatively Connected,” in the Lilian Fendig Gallery of the Prairie Arts Council, 301 N. More...

Honored veteran

Charles Johnson of Rockfield was among other veterans honored for their Cold War service time at Saturday’s seventh annual Honor Our Military Patriotic Boat Parade on Lake Freeman. More...

1839 Fouts cabin on the move

The 1839 Noah Fouts log house was moved in two pieces last Thursday from France Park, Logansport, to Canal Park, Delphi. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

One nation under God

The holiday just celebrated – the Fourth of July – is traditionally a time for family and friends to get together. There are cook-outs. Perhaps a family reunion. Activities. Waiting for dark. More...

Vacation Bible School

Deer Creek community

Deer Creek Presbyterian and Faith Lutheran churches are jointly holding Community Vacation Bible School the week of July 18-22 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Presbyterian   Church. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, conferred degrees during the college’s 133rd commencement exercise. More...

Ivy Tech to offer orientation sessions for new students

Ivy Tech Community College is offering several New Student Orientation sessions during July for new, firsttime, degree-seeking students who have filled out an application and plan to start college during the upcoming fall semester.  More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Christopher A. Mellady, 43, and Jody A. Green, 42, both of Brookston.  James Pettway Jr., 27, Indianapolis, and Christina M. Walker, 25, Logansport.  Lynn K. Skiles, 52, and Danae Estrada, 47, both of Rossville.   More...

Property Sales

Battle Ground  May 19 – N. CR1275W., $15,500. Daniel L. Fisher and Alice M. Fisher to Majestic Custom Homes of Lafayette Inc. Bringhurst  June 1 – 95W. 140S., $69,000. Darren D. Pullen and Janelle A. Pullen to Stacey Lambert. More...

Superior Court

Recent filings  Jon L. Holt was charged with driving while suspended, OVWI endangering, OVWI, disregarding a stop sign and driving left of center.  Robert W. Campbell was charged with OVWI and OVWI endangering.  Mark G. More...