February 8, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Delphi spins its wheels on parking plan

Delphi Chamber of Commerce members showed up in force to discuss a recently distributed parking plan with council members Carolyn Pearson, John Bennett and Nelson Smith at the Delphi City Council meeting Monday night. More...

Flora denies funding for E-911

A request to help fund Carroll County’s E-911 program was denied by the Flora Town Council at Monday night’s meeting.  More...

Local News

Breaking News - 2/10/2012 12:41 PM

Garage sale to help raise funds for student D.C. trip - Free Access

Donations are being accepted

Two Delphi Community Middle School teachers, Tyler Schuller and Jeff Hoover, are spearheading a trip to Washington D.C. for their eighth grade students. More...

Free tax filing assistance by Ivy Tech accounting students

IRS-certified Ivy Tech accounting students will provide free tax help to qualified income tax filers through April 6. Tax assistance will be available on the second floor of Ivy Hall in room 2337, located on the Ivy Tech campus at 3101 S. More...

Tax assistance available

AARP representatives will once again be available on Tuesdays from 9-3 at the Carroll County Senior & Family Service Administration Offices for free tax preparation for low and middle income individuals. More...

Opinions & Letters

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Midwest Memo

Morning routine

A client recently shared with me the many rigors his son faces at one of the nation’s military academies. The dad described how each minute of the day is scheduled. More...

An opportunity for an inspired county resident

Carroll County Commissioners have one representative on the Carroll County Area Plan Commission. More...

Faith

Faith Church in Burlington expands youth ministry

Faith Church of Christ in Burlington has added a full-time staff member. Dave Falkenberg of Flora, who has been the part-time senior high youth pastor for the past three and a half years, is now the full-time youth pastor. More...

Lessons from the Heart

Love each other - Love deeply

Love is the underlying theme of the Bible. It goes clear back to Leviticus 19:18 where God commands to: “love your neighbor as yourself.  More...

Church Mice

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Obituaries

Lynda C. Durham

Lynda Christine Conrad Durham, 53, of Flora, passed from this life on Monday, Feb. 6, at 7:57 p.m. at St. Joseph Hospital in Kokomo. Lynda was a retired catering assistant and full-time grandmother. More...

Mona Weller

Mona (Rice) Weller, 81, of Indianapolis, formerly of Rossville, died at 10:13 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012, at Forum at the Crossing.  Born Nov. 26, 1930, in South Bend, she was the daughter of Clifford and Frances (Spanier) Rice. On Jan. More...

Kenneth E. McWhorter

Kenneth E. “Gene” McWhorter, 63, of Flora, died Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012, at 7:15 p.m. at Seton Hospital in Lafayette.  More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings  U.S. Bank N.A. filed a mortgage complaint against Patricia Gray.  IAME LLC filed a complaint against John D. More...

Circuit Court

Recent filings  Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC filed a complaint against Sandra Feltis.  Asset Acceptance LLC filed a complaint against Shane Harris.  Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Brock Klein.  Midland Funding More...

Marriage Licenses

Sergio A. Choc, 37, and Mary Snipes, 33, both of Flora.  Jed W. Morehouse, 48, Chalmers, and Michelle L. Edwards, 43, Delphi.   More...

Breaking News - 2/13/2012 9:52 AM

Cutler man arrested on three felonies

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Breaking News - 2/10/2012 11:28 AM

County merchants report receiving counterfeit money

Local police are investigating multiple occurances of businesses in Carroll County receiving counterfeit money. The phony currency has turned up in Burlington, Delphi and Flora, More...

Commissioners reject zoning ordinance

Clawson silent for vote

Carroll County Commissioners decided to proceed with a public hearing about the proposed zoning ordinance Monday morning although there had not been a published 10-day advance notice. More...

Currie faces opposition for Circuit Court Judge

There will be a Primary Race in the Republican Party for one of the top spots in the Carroll County Courthouse. Carroll Circuit Court Judge Donald Currie, a Republican, is being challenged for the position by Benjamin A. More...

Community

Collections Care Training coming to Flora Library

Flora Public Library is one of 100 sites in the state to receive a free visit from the Indiana Historical Society’s Hoosier Heritage Alliance. More...

Owls to be topic of free program

Purdue Extension and Carroll County Master Gardeners will host a program on “Owls: Silent Hunters of the Night” at 6:30 p.m. Feb. More...

Library news

Flora-Monroe Twp.   Book Club meets Feb. 15 at 10 a.m. in the Flora Senior Center. The group is reading Anita Shreve’s “Light on Snow,” a tender and surprising novel about love and its consequences. More...

Sports

Murray’s 40 helps Oracles best Cougars

Cougars shake off string of losses

Carroll (5-11, 1-3) went 1 and 2 in play last week. More...

Oracles win in another OT

Perhaps for the first time in the history of the program, Delphi won back-to-back overtime games on the road over the weekend with a 58-51 victory at Hoosier Conference foe Rensselaer Saturday night, after winning 75-69 in OT at Carroll Friday night. More...

Lady Oracles drop road games

The Delphi Lady Oracles gave a valiant effort at 3A #5 Benton Central, but fell 60-38 to the Lady Bison. Delphi employed a triangle and 2 defense and forced the Lady Bison to shoot from outside. More...

Society

LePage, Clayton vows pledged

Jessica LePage of Delphi and Matt Clayton of Walton were united in marriage on Sept. 24 during a 5:30 p.m. ceremony at McClure’s Apple Orchard, Peru. The Rev. More...

Births

Blain McLeland and Erica Klask of Horseshoe Bend, Brookston, are parents of a 5- pound, 13-ounce son, Cavan Michael McLeland, born Jan. 31 at St. Elizabeth East, Lafayette. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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Education

Get free help with financial aid

Plan to attend College Goal Sunday and get assistance with financial aid forms at Indiana University Kokomo this Sunday, Feb. 12, in the Kelley Student Center.  More...

Levi Riggs to perform at DCHS fundraiser

Rising country music artist Levi Riggs is headlining a fundraising concert Feb. 25 at Delphi Community High School Little Theatre.DCHS's own Karli Edging will start the performance at 7:30 p.m. More...

EDUCATION NEWS

Indiana University Kokomo honors part-time students who have earned a place on the dean’s list for 2011. To qualify, each student must maintain a minimum 3.5 grade point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale. More...

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