May 2, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Primary Election is Tuesday

Polling places for Tuesday’s Primary Election will open at 6 a.m. and close at 6 p.m. Voters will be choosing candidates for the November General Election. More...

Natural and Historic Resources Forum set May 8

A Natural and Historic Resources Forum will be held May 8 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Wabash & Erie Canal Conference Center in Delphi. More...

Local News

Rossville students win ribbons for gourd art

Twenty fifth graders from Rossville Elementary School participated in the Indiana Gourd Society art show in April, and all brought home first or second place ribbons for their water drum creations. More...

Walk kick-off event supports JDRF

Watch ‘The Adventures of Tintin’

The Greater Lafayette walk committee to support JDRF will hold a team kick-off event May 6 at 2 p.m. JDRF is the leading global organization focused on type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. More...

Active Living and Senior Fun Day is May 9

A schedule of activities for the May 9 Coalition for Living Well After 50 Active Living and Senior Fun Day in Lafayette, sponsored by the Area IV Agency on Aging follows: • 8 to 9:30 a.m. More...

Sports

Scoreboard

Baseball Delphi 6, Twin Lakes 5 Twin Lakes 030 020 0 – 5 5 1 Delphi 002 201 1 – 6 6 3 Crabb and Widner. Sterrett, Kesling (5), Hawn (6), and Sattler. 2B – Brown (D). 3B – Johnson (D). HR – Crabb (TL). More...

Faith

First Assembly to host special program

Assembly of God missionary Chris Mann will be speaking Sunday at a special morning service at First Assembly of God in Delphi. Pastor Brent Oliver is inviting the community to come along on a pilgrimage at Delphi First. More...

Lessons from the Heart

Going back to seed potential

Most research tells us that the key trait of happy people is that they “invest” their lives in something. It could be work or maybe investing time and talent in a child at a crucial stage of his development. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From the files of Hoosier Democrat, Delphi Journal, Journal-Citizen and Carroll County Comet. Photo provided by Carroll County Historical Museum. 10 YEARS AGO More...

Obituaries

Tabitha K. Roth

Tabitha K. “Tabby” Lucy Roth, 40, of Delphi, died une xpectedly Monday afternoon, April 30, 2012. Born Jan. 9, 1972, in Logansport, she was the daughter of William and Mary Summers Lucy. Her marriage was on Sept. More...

Myrtle Mount

Myrtle Mount, 86, of White Oaks Health Campus in Monticello, passed away at 12:15 p.m. Thursday, April 26, 2012. She was a long-time resident of the Delphi and Lafayette area. Myrtle was born on Jan. More...

Terry Colleen Flood

Terry Colleen Flood, 55, of Frankfort, died at 5:45 p.m. Thursday, April 26, 2012, at St. Vincent Frankfort Hospital. Born June 15, 1956, in Lafayette, she was the daughter of Finis and Arline (Stevens) Gipson. She attended Delphi High School. More...

Special Sections

Carroll superintendent asks for stakeholders’ views

An agenda item mentioned but not discussed at the April 24 Carroll School Board meeting was the corporation Entry Plan. Dr. Chris Lagoni, superintendent, said he gave the board information on the plan, and he would be making a presentation in June. More...

Flower & Garden Fair

Full Story

The wait has begun

Delphi showcases its past and future to grant committee

Delphi welcomed members of the Indiana Stellar Communities Program to the city April 25 for a three-hour presentation and community tour supporting the city’s application to receive state funding. More...

Community

Five generations

Pictured l-r are great-great-grandfather, Joe Sheagley; great-grandmother, Lana Boston; grandmother, Cindy Hodge; mother, Courteny Hodge, holding daughter, Catalyna. Photo provided More...

Announcements

Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs will present “Country Song” for its SENIOR MOVIE DAY on May 9 at 9:30 a.m. at the East Side 9 Movie Theater located at Farabee Drive off SR26E, Lafayette. More...

Bloodmobile in Flora May 17

The American Red Cross bloodmobile will be coming to Flora United Methodist Church, 103 East Main Street, on Thursday, May 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The quota is 53 donors. Requirements are listed below. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Adapt and maintain

2012 I mowed the front lawn over the weekend. It didn’t look all that terrific when was done. I like mowing the lawn. like the defined nature of the task. You know when it needs doing, you know when you’re done. More...

Time to resolve postal service crisis

Slashing post office services is in the news now and will be voted on very soon. I urge you to support meaningful Post Office reform. The Postal Reform Bill pending in the Senate - SB 1789 – will NOT correct the problems. More...

School libraries essential for reading achievement

If the situation were not so serious, it would be laughable. How can we improve reading achievement if we make it more difficult to put books in the hands of our children? More...

Society

Mohney, Wolfe vows pledged

Kimberly Mohney and Brent Wolfe were united in marriage on Oct. 21 at Trentadue Winery in Sonoma Valley, Calif. Pastor Stephanie Lord from Bethlehem Lutheran Church officiated the ceremony. More...

Education

Scholarship deadline approaches

The deadline to apply for one of two $1,000 adult continuing education scholarships being offered by Flora Psi Iota Xi Sorority is June 1. More...

EDUCATION NEWS

From the Lafayette region, Ivy Tech Community College graduated 990 students. These graduates earned an associate degree, technical certificate, and/or certificate. Carroll County graduates include: More...

Delphi Community Elementary School names honor roll students

Delphi Community Elementary School Principal Ana Ave announces the first semester honor roll. Honor Roll More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Jason H.A. Cook, 36, and Candice A. Menefee, 29, both of Flora. Jason P. Freeman, 32, and Tiffany N. Ford, 33, both of Lafayette. Randy K. Forrester, 42, and More...

Real Estate Transfers

Land Trust #17-3436 to Allison Kohne Price, trustee deed. Land Trust #17-3436 to Patrick Kohne, trustee deed. Land Trust #17-3436 to Peter Kohne, trustee deed. Land Trust #17-3436 to Hahna Kohne, trustee deed. More...

Real Estate Transfers

Thomas Maracich to Leonard V. Breese and Jodi L. Breese, warranty deed. April Burnside to Autumn Whitaker, Robert C. Best and Ryan C. Best, warranty deed. Robert C. Best and Ryan C. Best to Autumn N. Whitaker, warranty deed. Autumn N. More...