June 20, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Chamber, EDC asked to show financials for EDIT funding

The Carroll County Council is charged with the approval of all budgets managed by the county. This includes the Economic Development Income Tax (EDIT) budget developed by the county commissioners. More...

Highway workers’ ingenuity makes resurfaced roads better

Highway Engineer Paul Couts reported that department workers fashioned and manufactured a spreader for asphalt that will smooth the edges of a small patch job to leave a more finished product that will adhere better to the existing surface. More...

Local News

‘Get Out and Walk’ winners are named

The “Get Out and Walk” summer program in Delphi ended June 13 with an awards ceremony at Riley Park. More...

Delphi Lions plan 19th annual Independence Day Parade

The Delphi Lions Club’s 19th annual Independence Day Parade will be held Saturday, July 7. The parade will begin at 10 a.m., leaving from the Globe Valve parking lot on N. Washington St. and continuing on the determined parade route. More...

County VFW announces smoke ban choice

The Carroll County Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post #9383 voted June 12 to allow smoking in the bar area only. There will be no smoking in the dining room in the facility on N. Market St. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Parched

There are two man-made ponds on the family farm where we live in Adams Township. The largest of the ponds is a hefty rectangle with an eye-catching location. This pond has a little sand beach at its northeast corner. More...

Praises trustee’s efforts

The Carroll County Historical Society wishes to thank Alan Jackson, Burlington Township Trustee, for his public-spirited attitude in securing the services of John Walters to restore the Cline Plot and Hyde Park cemeteries and certainly the efforts of More...

Society

Yoder 40th anniversary

Todd and Kay Yoder, 4572N 500E, Camden, are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary.  Yoder and the former Kay Scott were married June 18, 1972, at Deer Creek Presbyterian Church.  He is a service technician for Centurylink, and she is a More...

Announcements

CARROLL SCHOOL BOARD changed its regular meeting date from June 19 to Thursday, June 21, at the Administration Office. On the agenda is naming a new Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School principal. The meeting will begin at 7:30 p.m.   More...

Engagements

Alesha Miller and Shawn Daugherty announce their engagement.  She is the daughter of Darriel and Jayne Miller of Woodbury, Minn. More...

Public Records

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. Monticello  More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts  Recent filings  Matilde Lopez was charged with driving while suspended with a prior conviction.  The following were charged with illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage by a minor: Michael J. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Donald Currie   Dissolutions of marriage were granted to the following: Donna L. Heckman and James R. Heckman Jr.; Brittany A. Stevens and Gabriel C. Stevens; Maria R. Hernandez and Aaron G. Hernandez; and Angela A. More...

Breaking News - 6/22/2012 1:51 PM

SR 218 closure east of Delphi

Railroad crossing maintenance forces weeklong restriction

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces the closure of State Road 218 to thru traffic, between SR 25 and County Road 525W, More...

Breaking News - 6/20/2012 12:04 PM

CR 200N temporarily closes south of Delphi

New Hoosier Heartland bridge construction forces six-month closure

    The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces the immediate closure of CR 200N, between U.S. 421 and CR 625W, south of Delphi. CR 200N will remain closed along this stretch through the end of December. More...

Flora Community Club pitches building swap

Carroll County Commissioners Bill Brown and Ron Slavens heard a proposal from Flora Community Club representative Miriam Robeson Monday morning which would change the ownership of the 4-H Community Building at the county fairgrounds. More...

Decision on Carroll lunch prices to be made this week

Carroll School Corporation lunch fees have not increased in at least 10 years, but it appears that is about to change.  More...

Community

Three five-generations

The birth of Raelynn Kae Hitch created three five-generations in the Hitch, Payne, and Moore families. The family members live in Delphi, Flora, Rossville, and Lafayette.   More...

Community is invited to open house & cookout at The Brooks Center

The public is invited to attend a celebration of the expansion of the Brooks Center in Delphi on Saturday. A ribbon cutting will be held at 11 a.m. to kick-off the event. Food will be served, free of charge, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Whether a friend just had a new baby or your neighbor just faced a tragedy, Hoosiers have long expressed their concern with a homemade dish from their kitchen. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

True to our heritage

We are in the middle of an extremely vital election year. Our way of life has been challenged from both inside and outside sources.  Life is very chall enging. People are being pushed and attacked in many and various ways. More...

Vacation Bible School

Valley View Baptist

Valley View Baptist Church, 720 W. 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. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

ANDREW HUGHES of Flora has been named to Trine University’s dean’s list for the spring 2012 semester. He was a senior majoring in Design Engineering Technology. More...

Obituaries

Chad S. Pancake

Chad S. Pancake, 40, of West Lafayette, died at 11:10 p.m. Thursday, June 14, 2012, at St. Elizabeth East, Lafayette.  Born Oct. 13, 1971, in Lafayette, he was the son of Phillip Pancake and Barbara (Willis) Johns. More...

Harriett W. Eikenberry

A celebration of the life of Harriett Wagar Eikenberry, 87, will be held Sunday, June 24, at Pat’s Country Barn, 1141E. CR 50N., Flora. Visitation/open house will begin at 1 p.m. More...

William L. McCarty

William Lee “Bill” Mc- Carty, 78, of Cutler, died unexpectedly at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 16, 2012, at his home.  He was born Nov 4, 1933, in Carroll County, to the late Robert and Hilda Wingard McCarty. More...

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