November 9, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Survey halts Carroll Elementary dress code

Carroll Elementary School had proposed a Standardized Dress Code that would be voluntary this year, and mandatory in 2012. More...

Local News

Seniors and Disabled Program announced

Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs Inc. will co-host the Generations Project with Area Five Agency on Aging and Community Services on Nov. 10 at 10 a.m. at the Area IV offices at 660 N. 36 St. in Lafayette.   More...

Pearl Harbor memories solicited

Dec. 7, 2011, marks the 70th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. That day will always be remembered as the time that led to the United States entering World War II as President Franklin D. More...

Donations and volunteers needed for Christmas baskets

With the holiday season here, it is time to reflect and count our blessings. It is also a time to think of others. There are many ways to donate this Christmas season.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Empty rooms

The house on the drive has been vacant for nearly seven years. Not even the neighbors next door can believe it has been that long. The last resident left under protest, her room at the nursing home was ready, but she was not. More...

Let’s celebrate more birthdays

Join the American Cancer Society for the Great American Smokeout® on Nov. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

‘Tyranny of the Next’

We hear of the “tyranny of the urgent” which is a way to explain how we get caught up in devoting our energy and time in whatever is right before us because it seems urgent at the time, even if it is not overall that important. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO Did the family vehicle come home Friday night with cornstalks hanging off the undercarriage? Any parts missing or damaged? If the answer to these questions is yes, it’s time to investigate further. More...

Obituaries

Connie L. Jervis

Connie Louise Jervis, 68, of Cutler, was called home Nov. 3, 2011, at 10 p.m.  Born Feb.  18, 1943, in  Kokomo, she was the daughter of Harold Edwin and Doris Mae (Jackson) Washington. She married Marvin Allen Jervis on Sept. More...

M. Lucille Brown

Martha Lucille Brown, 91, of Flora, died at 8:24 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011, at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  Born March 2, 1920, in Orleans, she was the daughter of Sherman and Maude (Hayes) Baker. More...

Jan Bishop

Jan Peterson Bishop, 58, of Duffield, Va., went to be with her Heavenly Father on Friday morning, Nov. More...

Special Sections

Every day is Veterans’ Day for those who served

Delphi residents George and Diana Marshall were introduced to each other by their mothers who both worked at the former Duncan Meter in Lafayette. More...

IPC to purchase land around Manor

Four years ago Indiana Packers Corporation (IPC) expressed interest to the county in owning 29.89 county-owned acres adjacent to their hog processing plant on CR100N. More...

Delphi council grapples with two employee issues

Negative impact from increased deductible

Providing employees with health insurance and maintaining a balanced budget has become a challenge for many public officials. More...

Community

Work continues on Fouts log house

The 1839 Noah Fouts log house was moved to Canal Park, Delphi, in two pieces last summer. Since then, a foundation was poured, logs have been repaired and replaced, and a new roof was added. More...

Announcements

MILNER COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE’S Activity Department will hold its annual Craft & Bake Sale Auction at 7 p.m. Nov. 21. All money raised helps pay for residents’ activities. Donations of pastries and crafts are appreciated.   More...

Student art from Berea College featured at Opera House Gallery

The Opera House Gallery of Contemporary Art in Delphi announces an exhibition of functional works from students of the Berea College Student Crafts Program at Berea College in Berea, Ky.  More...

Sports

Tournament runner-up

Camden Girls 12U Fall Softball team has completed their fall season. The team finished as runner-up to the Tri- County team in the end-of-the-season tournament held the weekend of Oct. More...

Carroll soccer ends season honoring players

The Carroll Soccer Team recently celebrated its season with an awards banquet.  The Cougars finished the season at 13-2-2, winning the Hoosier Heartland Conference and the Caston Tournament during the season. More...

Rossville announces honor students

Rossville Middle/High School announces its Honor Roll for the first nine weeks. More...

Society

Births

Rob and Cassie (Allbaugh) McLaughlin of Flora are parents of an 8-pound, 2-ounce daughter, Macy Claire, born Oct. 25 at Logansport Memorial Hospital. Grandparents are Tom and Debbie Allbaugh of Bringhurst and Tim and Vicki McLaughlin of Walton. More...

Professional Briefs

Courtney B. Justice has announced the appointment of NATHANIEL J. HEBER as associate attorney in the Justice Law Offices in Logansport and Delphi.  More...

Education

Best of Show

Carroll Elementary third grader Madison Winningham won Best of Show in the elementary division at the Art Education Association of Indiana Fall Convention Student Art Show last weekend in Indianapoli More...

DCMS releases honor roll

Delphi Community Middle School Principal Kyle Trebley has announced the honor roll for the first quarter of the 2011-12 school year. Students earning academic recognition include: All A’s More...

Education is the keyLocal adult basic education program is opening doors

The Carroll County Adult- Education Program is evolving and progressing, but it could use a little help from the community.  Last year, 2010-2011, was the first full year for the new GED classes. More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Tyler L. Deaton, 20, Ellensburg, Wash., and Amber R. Miller, 20, Rossville.  Yasel D. Travieso, 25, and Kimberly Mendez-Martinez, 20, both of Delphi.  Joshua B. Gilbert 29, and Aimee N. Adkins, 30, both of Monticello.  Danny J. More...

Superior Court

Recent filing  TD Auto Finance LLC filed a complaint against Latrisha Sproul.  Horizon Veterinary Service filed a complaint against Scott Barbour.  Richards Building Supply filed a complaint against Jeff Spence.  PNC Bank filed a More...

Circuit Court

Recent Filings  Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. More...