June 27, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Proposed CCHS Transportation Museum

Carroll County Historical Society is waiting to hear if it will be awarded a $1.3 million Transportation Enhancement grant to build a Transportation Museum. More...

Local emergency responders discuss, ‘What if?’

Editor’s note: The following was written by Carroll County Emergency Management Agency Director Dave McDowell. More...

Local News

Plans for new Culligan building reviewed

Vintage fire house theme planned

Delphi Board of Works members were given an opportunity to look at the preliminary plans for a building to be constructed on Franklin St., near Dollar General, which will house Young’s Culligan water services.  More...

‘Talk’ to emerald ash borer expert on Facebook

Indiana Department of Natural Resources Facebook followers can “talk” online with emerald ash borer (EAB) expert   Megan Abraham today, Wednesday, from 1 to 2 p.m. More...

New digs for child services and family resource offices

Members of the community helped welcome a new addition to the Brooks Center on Vine St. in Delphi Saturday with a ribbon cutting for the new construction for the Department of Family Services (DFS) and the Family Resource Office. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Man versus machine

I can’t recall the last time I heard the American folk story of John Henry referenced. It’s not a tale with much traction these days. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Realistic Expectations

“On the seventh day God rested, and was refreshed.” Exodus 31:17 More...

Society

Hildebran 65th anniversary

George R. and Mary A. Hildebran will observe their 65th wedding anniversary on July 12.  More...

Announcements

CANAL DAYS in Delphi will be July 7 and 8 at Canal Park. All buildings in the Pioneer Village will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and from noon until 4 p.m. on Sunday. More...

85th birthday

Eva Shanks of Camden will celebrate her 85th birthday at an open house on Sunday, July 1. The event, hosted by her family, will be from 2 to 4 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Bodey A. Collins

Infant Bodey Andrew Collins was stillborn at 5:27 a.m. Monday, June 25, 2012, at St. Elizabeth Hospital East, Lafayette. His parents are Torey and Jayme Sheagley Collins of Flora.  More...

Thelma M. Hodges

Thelma M. Hodges, 89, of Delphi, died at 2:07 a.m. Friday, June 22, 2012, at her residence.  Born May 1, 1923, in Battle Ground, she was the daughter of Joseph C. and Marie (Pattengale) Sterrett. She graduated from Delphi High School in 1941. More...

Helen Maxine White

Helen Maxine White, 96, of Delphi, died at 5 p.m. Friday, June 22, 2012, at her residence. She was a lifelong resident of Carroll County.  Born Oct. 14, 1915, in Carroll County, she was the daughter of Raymond and Lola (Crowell) Hanna. More...

Special Sections

Breaking News - 6/30/2012 6:33 PM

Burlington to have July 4 fireworks

The 4th of July fireworks display is on in Burlington. The decision was made More...

Breaking News - 6/28/2012 8:23 AM

Fireworks are on in Flora

Flora Fire Chief Mike Titus determined Wednesday afternoon that the annual fireworks display will take place More...

Check your mailbox Monday for ConneXion

Monday, Carroll County residents will find a new publication in their mailboxes – Carroll County ConneXion. More...

‘Smoke-Free Air’ law takes effect July 1

New law explained

According to the Indiana Alcohol and Tobacco Commission’s (ATC) Web site, the State’s new Smoke-Free Air Law, which prohibits smoking in most public places and places of employment, takes effect July 1. More...

Community

Nursing home alternatives would be spelled out when hospitals discharge patients

After her husband spent 14 months in a nursing home, Naomi Clark had enough. More...

New report estimates nearly 18 million cancer survivors in the U.S. by 2022

Growing, aging population & increased survival driving trend

The number of Americans with a history of cancer, currently estimated to be 13.7 million, will grow to almost 18 million by 2022, according to a first-ever report by the American Cancer Society in collaboration with the National Cancer Institute (NCI More...

VFW applauds Arlington National Cemetery improvments

The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. was critical of the Army when in 2010 it was confirmed that America’s most revered national cemetery was failing to do its job.  More...

Sports

Monticello Tribe to compete for national title in Cooperstown, N.Y.

The Monticello Tribe has been selected to play in the Cooperstown Dreams Park and American Youth Baseball Hall of Fame Invitational Tournament, during the week of June 30-July 5 in the Magical Mythical Home of Baseball … Cooperstown, N.Y.  More...

Flora team undefeated

Flora Youth Baseball Major League Yankees were undefeated this year, finishing the season with an 18-0 record. More...

Carroll Sports Awards

Carroll baseball awards Carroll baseball’s end of the season awards presentation was held with the following players honored (l-r): Brody Dearinger, Varsity Offensive Player of the Year; Zach T 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

EDUCATION NEWS

ABBIE REINKE of Flora has been named to the Dean’s List at Indiana Wesleyan University for the spring semester. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings   LVNV Funding LLC filed a complaint against Aneta Gardiner.  David Hood filed a complaint against Adam Trusty and Brittany Hallett.  Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC filed a complaint against Jay Dawson.  Portfol 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. More...

Circuit Court

Recent filings Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC filed a complaint against Dorothy Bailey.  Autovest LLC filed a complaint against Ronald Jenkins and Debra Jenkins.  More...