May 23, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

County tax revenue loss from HHH purchased land

The Carroll County Council was advised Thursday morning to be aware that the county will not receive as much tax revenue as earlier expected due to land purchased by the State for the Hoosier Heartland Highway (HHH). More...

Local News

Flora Bloodmobile draws 64 volunteers

Sixty units of blood were received from 64 volunteers when the Red Cross Bloodmobile visited Flora on May 17.  The Flora United Methodist Church with six volunteers will receive $100 from Flora Psi Iota Xi. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

The temperatures forecast for Memorial Day weekend are more like those on the Fourth of July. More...

Remembering veterans with Memorial Day observances

Carroll County veterans organizations will pay tribute to deceased county veterans by placing a flag on each of their graves this Memorial Day weekend. The county is home to more than 2,800 fallen veterans.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Range of motion  2012  I go to a weekly exercise class. Our instructor is Jerry, a fit, quiet man in his 50s who takes exercise seriously.  More...

Another view

State focuses on success of ‘first-generation’ college students

The Indiana Commission for Higher Education is leading a statewide discussion aimed at helping students who are the first in their families to pursue college overcome obstacles to earning a degree. More...

Commends Delphi for worthy project

Congratulations to all who were involved in the Stellar Community project.   Even though I no longer reside in Delphi, it is still dear to my heart. More...

Faith

Vacation Bible School

Faith Church of Christ   Faith Church of Christ in Burlington is holding Vacation Bible School June 12- 15 from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. 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...

Education

Huckstep chosen for Carroll Honor Award

Daniel Huckstep received the Carroll Honor Award at the high school awards program May 14.  The award recognizes a graduating senior who is the finest example of a Carroll High School citizen. More...

Students enjoy Pond Day event

Carroll County SWCD sponsored the first grade classes of Delphi Community and Carroll elementary schools at the Peterson Family Pond north of Delphi on May 15 and 17. The weather made for a picture perfect field day for both groups.  More...

EDUCATION NEWS

BRIANNA WALTERS of Camden was named to the dean’s list at Indiana State University for the spring 2012 semester. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings   JP Morgan Chase Bank N.A. More...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County assessor’s office. By law, buyers and sellers are responsible for the accuracy of information provided on the forms. Delphi  March 1 – 1756S. More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Donald Currie

Recent filings   MidFirst Bank filed a mortgage complaint against Chad Jacobs and Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC.  Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC filed a complaint against Chirstian Mocherman.  Asset Acquisition Group LLC filed More...

Breaking News - 5/23/2012 8:46 AM

Carroll names elementary principal

Carroll School Board hired a new principal for Carroll Elementary School at its meeting Tuesday night. Taking the helm More...

Carroll, Delphi and Rossville announce graduations

Carroll   Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School will hold its 51st annual Commencement May 26 at 10 a.m. More...

Commissioners approve car purchase for health department

Carroll County Commissioners gave the green light to the Carroll County Health Department to purchase a vehicle for the department’s use. Money for the purchase will come from two separate surplus grant funds.  More...

Community

Meetings

Wednesday Forum   Wednesday Forum met recently with Norma Mullin.  The hostess expressed her interest in antiques and collectibles. More...

Theta Chapter installs new officers

Local Theta Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma (DKG) International Society of key women educators installed 2012-14 officers May 7 at the Wabash & Erie Canal Conference Center in Delphi. More...

Lessons from the Heart

The Gift of Remembering

Remembering is a gift; O, not necessarily the drudgery of having to memorize information for an exam. More...

Sports

Baseball Sectional starts Thursday

Delphi, 18-9 and ranked #9 in Class 2A, opens Sectional 38 play by hosting #13- ranked Clinton Central (16-7) Thursday at 5 p.m.  Carroll then faces Sheridan in the other opening-round bracket immediately following at 7 p.m.  More...

Selected for AllStar Challenge

Three members of the Carroll girls softball team have been selected to compete in the 2nd Annual Indiana Elite North vs. South AllStar Softball Challenge. More...

Oracles prepare for Sectional with two wins

Playing its ninth game in an 11-day stretch, the Delphi baseball team won 2-of-3 last week as it finished its regular season with a Hoosier Conference sweep of Rensselaer, after falling to Class 4A Mc- Cutcheon.  More...

Society

Grotrian 50th anniversary

Fred and Marsha Grotrian of 272N. State Road 29, Flora, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on March 3.  Fred and the former Marsha Burdoine were married at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Fort Wayne. More...

Announcements

A FREE COMMUNITY DINNER will be served at the Flora United Methodist Church, Tuesday, May 29, at 5 p.m. All are welcome.   More...

Births

Dane and April (Cook) Fife, 1252S 150W, Flora, are parents of a 7-pound, 3-ounce son, Eli Hunter, born May 4 at St. Elizabeth East, Lafayette. More...

Obituaries

Ruth A. Nattinger

Ruth A. Smothers Nattinger, 51, Delphi, died at 8:51 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, 2012, at her residence. A homemaker, Ruth enjoyed collecting, yard sales, and especially loved hummingbirds.  On Aug. 31, 1991, she married Bruce L. More...

Radiance Allen Kuiper

Radiance ( Trobaugh) Allen Kuiper, 89, of Hollywood, Fla., formerly of Flora, died Wednesday, May 16, 2012, at Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood, Fla.  More...

Wanda M. Robinson

Wanda Mae Deardorff Robinson, 80, of Fowler, died Monday, May 21, 2012, at 7:30 a.m. More...

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