January 25, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Close date for filing for county office draws near

Carroll County Clerk and Election Board member Andrea Miller has announced the last day to file a declaration of candidacy in the Primary Election is Tuesday, Feb. 10, at noon. Candidates have until Monday, Feb. More...

Local News

Awards presented at annual 4-H Leaders’ Banquet

Community members were recently honored at the 64th Annual 4-H Leaders’ Banquet. Tamie Arnett received the Doris Peterson Outstanding 4-H Leader Award. More...

Delphi Chamber to hold annual meeting

The Delphi Chamber of Commerce will have its annual meeting and awards banquet Monday evening at the Wabash & Erie Canal Conference Center on North Washington Street. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. More...

Buyer’s seminar set for online Internet tax sale

The Carroll County Commissioners, Auditor, and Treasurer will sponsor a seminar Feb. 2 at 3 p.m. in the commissioners meeting room on the second floor of Carroll County Courthouse, located at 101 West Main St., in Delphi. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

View from above

From her big mahogany desk in the entry hall to our second floor offices, Karen, the receptionist, surveys not only the agents and staff, she also has a wide open view of the street below. More...

Good job, community!

The members of the Carroll County community are to be commended for their overwhelming participation in the recent public input meetings about the proposed zoning ordinance. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Thanksgiving in January? You’ve got to be kidding!

I’m a lover of two seasons: spring and fall.  More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO Plans are underway by the Kiwanis Club of Flora to hold a Snowball Softball Tourney on March 2 at Flora Community Park. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

Congressman Joe Donnelly announced Thursday that he recently nominated 22 area students for admission into the United States service academies for the Class of 2016.  His nominees include SPC JESSICA BAILEY of Flora, to the United States Militar More...

Students can get free help in filing for financial aid at College Goal Sunday

Financial aid professionals will be volunteering at area college campuses to help collegebound students and their families open the door to financial aid during College Goal Sunday, set for 2 p.m. Feb. 12.  More...

Cougar of the Month

Carroll Elementary’s January Cougar of the Month winner is guidance counselor Susan Eldridge. She was nominated by Alie Ford, a fourth grader.  Alie thanked Mrs. Eldridge for “helping with bullying problems. She tells me a solution. More...

Special Sections

Delphi school board will stay with LAJSSC, but wants answers from the cooperative

Delphi Community School Board had a special meeting Monday night to consider whether to stay with or withdraw from the Logansport Area Joint Special Services Cooperative (LAJSSC). More...

County to get new RR signs

The Carroll County Council paved the way for the county highway department to outfit every railroad crossing in the county with a new safety sign. More...

Commissioners disagree about proposed zoning ordinance adoption process

It became apparent Saturday afternoon at the Wabash & Erie Canal Interpretive Center that Carroll County Commissioners Pat Clawson, Bill Brown and Ron Slavens are not on the same page about what their scope of concern is in the proposed zoning or More...

Community

Professional Briefs

RYAN SEWARD, owner and developer of Nashville Pizza King, has sold half interest in the business to his younger brother, KYLE SEWARD. More...

Marcum 50th anniversary

Bobbie C. and Vera Dean Marcum, 889N 900W, Delphi, will soon celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary.  Marcum and the former Vera Dean Cheesman were married Feb. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Peruse the menus of most five-star restaurants in our country. Heck, peruse the menus of every diner, drive-in, Mom & Pop and chain. More...

Sports

Switzer, Leonard and Casto claim HHC titles

While the weather may have delayed the start of the Hoosier Heartland Wrestling Conference championship held at Clinton Central High School on Saturday, it could not deter the trio of Alex Switzer (120), Bradley Leonard (138) and Kameron Casto (170). More...

Delphi Oracles win third-in-a-row

Cole Murray recorded his first career double-double with game-highs of 27 points and 14 rebounds to lead Delphi to a home victory over Cass 51- 45 Saturday night. More...

Lady Oracles claim 2 wins

Solid defense and clutch free throw shooting gave the Lady Oracles basketball team a 51-45 win over Rossville.  Kayle Snowberger and Brooke Piatt took turns guarding Rossville’s leading scorer, Adrienne Koehler- Marsh. More...

Society

Shoup, Elliott pledge vows

Stacy Shoup of Delphi and Eric Elliott of Columbus were united in marriage at 4:33 p.m. Oct. 15 in St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Columbus. The Rev. More...

Births

Dave and Breann (Hufty) Falkenberg of Flora are parents of an 8-pound, 14-ounce daughter, Anna Beth, born Nov. 29 at St. Joseph Hospital, Kokomo. Grandparents are Curt and Beth Hufty of Flora and Jim and Anne Falkenberg of Lewis Center, Ohio. More...

Obituaries

Melvin A. Brown

Melvin A. Brown, 77, of Delphi, passed away at 10:58 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, at his home. More...

David P. Cable - Free Access

David Paul Cable, 65, of Camden, died at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012, at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette. He had been a patient there since Sunday and in ill health the past 16 months. More...

Jerelyn K. Boller

Jerelyn K. “Jeri” Michael Boller, 60, of Frankfort, formerly of Flora, died at 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012, at Wesley Manor in Frankfort, where she had been a resident for a year and a half. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings  Springleaf Financial Services of Indiana filed a complaint against Donald Wilcox.  Eloisa Bautista filed a complaint against Maria Camacho.  Lafayette Accounts Service Inc. More...

Circuit Court

Recent filings  Floyd A. More...

Marriage Licenses

Alan L. McCracken Jr., 35, and Tamara L. Stephens, 40, both of Flora.   More...