February 15, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Familiar name reappears on Primary ballot

Friday, Feb. 10, at noon was the final hour for a resident of Carroll County to file to run for a local government office. Before the cut-off, two names were added to the list of candidates who want to hold office. More...

Local News

Local seniors get a direct voice on Agency board of directors

The Board of Directors of the Carroll County Senior and Family Service Agency recently decided to make an addition to their ranks in an effort to more fully understand what area seniors believe about their agency and what services they want to be off More...

Commissioners suggest zoning changes to APC

Carroll County Commissioners voted last week to “reject” the proposed zoning ordinance sent to them by the Carroll County Area Plan Commission in November.  More...

Cutler man arrested on three felonies

Indiana State Police arrested Kerry J. Weigand, 45, of Cutler Sunday on three felonies that stemmed from an alleged domestic incident. Trooper Ryan Winters responded to a report Saturday that a 44- year-old female was being treated at St. More...

Sports

Murray’s 46 leads Oracles to third straight OT win

Cole Murray established a new careerhigh with a 46-point outburst to lead Delphi over Hoosier Conference rival Twin Lakes Thursday night, 73-67. More...

Oracles end Cougars’ season

The Carroll and Delphi ladies basketball programs have played some close games in the recent past, with Carroll posting a 40-37 victory during the regular season. This time they met in the semifinal round of the Girls Basketball Sectional. More...

Sheridan rolls past Carroll

Sheridan (10-7, 4-0) had little trouble putting Carroll (5-12, 1-4) away last Thursday night, 68-32. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO  More...

Education

National Honor Society

Carroll National Honor Society induction ceremony was Jan. 30. More...

National Junior Honor Society

Carroll junior high students inducted into the National Junior Honor Society are pictured above, l-r: Front row - Cameron Langston, Joshua Leisure, Brice Brewington, Bradley Brummett, Macy Wright, Je More...

4-H News

Young Wranglers to host fish fry   Carroll County Young Wranglers 4-H Club will host its first annual “All You Can Eat” Dan’s Fish Fry on Saturday, Feb. 25.  Serving will start at 4:30 p.m. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings  Alexis Langley was charged with two counts of theft.  G.E. Capital Retail Bank filed a complaint against Thomas Hall Jr.  Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. More...

Circuit Court

Recent filings  Midland Funding LLC filed separate complaints against Jill Johnson and Joe Smith.  Lafayette Bank and Trust filed a mortgage complaint against Jerry L. Shank, the unknown heirs of Bertha A. More...

Marriage Licenses

Jeffery A. Vibbert, 30, and Amanda M. Nelson, both of Camden.  Aaron C. Hutsell, 26, and Patricia A. Lankford, 35, both of Delphi.  Thomas L. Metz, 48, and Debra S. Hinton, 42, both of Delphi.   More...

Delphi apologizes for students’ behavior

An incident at a Delphi and Carroll varsity basketball game rose to such a level that the high school and corporation administration believed that a public apology to all involved was needed. More...

Carroll to use automated phone calls to inform parents of low lunch balances

Carroll School Corporation has a new way to notify parents when their children’s lunch money accounts are running low. The system was explained to the Carroll School Board at its Feb. More...

College Success Coalition formed in Carroll County

The Carroll County College Success Coalition is just getting started. More...

Community

The Super ‘Bowl’ of Chili

Carroll County’s Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) post in Delphi held a “Super Bowl Chili Cook-Off” on Super Bowl Sunday to raise money for building repairs to their post located on N More...

Announcements

Food Finders Mobile Pantry FOOD GIVE AWAY DAY will be held at 11 a.m. Feb. 23 at Delphi First Assembly of God, 9835 W. Hwy. 421, Delphi. Those participating should bring a laundry basket or box to carry the food. More...

Meetings

Wednesday Forum   Members of Wednesday Forum recently met for lunch at the China Lane restaurant in Logansport. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Guarding the thermostat

My friend Jacco is originally from the Netherlands. Jacco and family are frugal when it comes to energy. The annual heating bill on their enormous Victorian home in Chicago is under $1,000. More...

Cartoon

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Show off the community, Commissioners

Carroll County Commissioners made the decision to host a county government-operated and managed Web site at the beginning of the month. This is a good step for the county leaders to take. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

‘God Moments’

A couple of events in the news spoke to me and to anyone else who knows what “God Moments” are. More...

Church Mice

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Obituaries

Marion ‘Mike’ Gibson

Marion Emerson “Mike” Gibson, 67, of Richlands, N.C., died from injuries sustained in an auto accident on Feb. 13, 2012.  He was born on Dec. 26, 1944, to the late Charles and Virginia (Downham) Gibson of Flora. More...

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...

Daniel L Hart

Daniel L. “Jake” “Skinny” Hart, 63, of Delphi, died at 8:03 p.m. Feb 11, 2012, at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  He worked for 38 years at Tate & Lyle N. Plant in Lafayette, retiring in 2006.  More...

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