November 30, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Carroll adds $500,000 to Rainy Day Fund

At Monday night’s meeting, Carroll School Board voted to transfer $500,000 from the General Fund to the Rainy Day Fund.  The transferred funds are “unused and unencumbered,” and the amount is in accordance with the requirement More...

Local News

Old-Fashioned Christmas at the Canal is Dec. 10-11

A visit to the Old-Fashioned Christmas at the Canal on Dec. More...

Registration begins for 2012 class of Leadership Carroll County

Registration is under way for the 2012 class of Leadership Carroll County (LCC), an indepth adult leade rship development program. The sixweek program is open to county residents or any person with civic or business activities in Carroll County. More...

Living Nativity set in Camden

Camden First Baptist Church will have its annual Living Nativity on Saturday, Dec. 10, from 5 to 7 p.m. on Main St., one block east of the flasher at SR218. There will be four scenes that depict the birth of Jesus.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

A stick and a string

A brown plastic spider left over from Halloween roams our farmhouse these days. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Not the same old school cafeteria

At first whiff, the idea of a school chef may seem as odd as, well, a congressional declaration that pizza is a vegetable.  Both are signs of the times. The hope is that only the former heralds the future.  More...

Society

Heath, Bucher vows pledged

Beth Ellen Heath of Brookston and Matthew Eric Bucher of Fort Wayne were united in marriage at 4:30 p.m. July 16 in the Rockfield Presbyterian Church. More...

Births

Todd and Misty Allen of Delphi are parents of an 8- pound, 2-ounce son, Carter Dean, born Nov. 20 at Franciscan St. Elizabeth East. Grandparents are Bobbie and Bonny Marcum of Brookston and Rod and Karen Allen of Delphi. More...

Reunions & Gatherings

1963 Pittsburg School 8th grade The 8th grade class of Pittsburg Elementary School in 1963 celebrated its first reunion on Nov. 5 at the Carroll County Country Club in Delphi. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent Filings  CitiBank N.A. filed a complaint against Roger M. Bousum.  Crystal Price filed a complaint against Benjamin Rowland.  Robert A. Lucas DDS filed complaints against the following: vs. Jason Chapman and Tosha Chapman; vs. More...

Circuit Court

Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC filed a complaint against Kalebb Engle.  Finance Center Federal Credit Union filed a complaint against Kimberly Wilson and Christopher Wilson.  Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. More...

Real Estate Transfers

Richard A. Wiebusch to Marguerite O. Wiebusch, quit claim.  Michael L. Rice, Elizabeth M. Rice and Rice Revocable Trust to Marcy Crissinger and Jeffrey Lacosse, trustee deed.  Billy J. Lytle, Amy L. Lytle and Amy L. Bailey to Billy J. More...

Special Sections

Cutler community bulletin board

Promoting Wildcat Valley’s latest project is this community information board, located beside the Cutler post office. Everything for the project was donated. More...

Proposed zoning ordinance input sought

Carroll County Commissioners will hold a public input session during the Dec. 5 commissioners meeting, which begins at 9 a.m. in the commissioners meeting room on the second floor of the Carroll County Courthouse. More...

Community

Long-time Tri Kappa member is honored

Delphi Associate Chapter of Tri Kappa honored Donnabelle Sieber at a recent luncheon for her 73 years of active service. More...

Blackwood Brothers Quartet to appear at Delphi UMC

The Blackwood Brothers Quartet from Memphis, Tenn., will appear Dec. 11 at 6 p.m. at the Delphi United Methodist Church on U.S. More...

Announcements

The CUTLER COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS PARTY will be held Dec. 8 at 6:30 p.m. at the Cutler Music Center. Those attending are asked to bring a covered dish. More...

Sports

Lady Cougars win rivalry match with Oracles 40-37

Delphi played host to Carroll last week for the annual girls basketball rivalry game. On a damp and rainy evening, it was anything but dreary in the DCHS gym.  More...

Oracle swimmers defeat Cass

The Delphi varsity girls swim team defeated visiting Lewis Cass 104 to 80 in the opening meet of their season.  Taylor Hudelson was a triple winner taking the 200 and 500 freestyles and teamed with Emma Carpenter, Shelbey Disinger, and Taylor Th More...

Four Oracles are undefeated in Broncho Duals

The Delphi wrestling team competed in the Broncho Duals on Saturday at Lafayette Jeff. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

A gift of honor

The Christmas Season is upon us. While there are many festivities, one of the times that brings the most smiles is on Christmas Day. We get the kids up and give them the gifts that we have kept secret to surprise them. More...

Rockfield Christian announces events

Rockfield Christian Church announces the following holiday events at the church. The public is invited.  Dec. 3 – holiday banquet, 6 p.m.  Dec. 10 – caroling, 4 p.m.  Dec. 11 – Malachi Jaggers, 9 a.m.  Dec. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO  A two-sided sign declaring “Future Home of the Carroll County YMCA” was placed at the east edge of Flora Community Park last week.  More...

Obituaries

Loyal Cripe

Loyal Cripe, 89, of Delphi, died at 9:23 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center, Delphi. He had been a resident there since April 2010.  More...

Sgt. Andrew S. Wilson

Sgt. Andrew S. Wilson, 26, Lafayette, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011, in Fort Lewis, Wash.  He was born Dec. 23, 1984, to Jack Wilson and Susan Wilson.  Andy was Infantry in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Fort Lewis, Wash. More...

Walter R. Chambers

Walter Ronald Chambers, 78, Galveston, died at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 24, 2011, at his residence.  Born Feb. 4,  More...