July 4, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners to farmers… remove corn from county right-of-ways

Highway department authorized to mow crops at intersections

Carroll County Commissioners ask farmers to not plant corn in county right-of-ways each spring. More...

Celebrations set around the county

Independence Day will be celebrated around the county Wednesday and Saturday with special celebrations and fireworks displays. Burlington  More...

Delphi parade to be led by Bob Conner

Lions Club and Delphi City Board of Works member Bob Conner has been chosen to lead the 19th Annual Independence Day Parade in Delphi as Grand Marshal. More...

Local News

DPS presents recognition awards

The 2012 Delphi Preservation Society Recognition Awards were recently presented at the Annual Membership Meeting. The awards were established to honor significant achievements in the field of preservation in the Delphi area.  More...

To stop property tax chaos, send in a form

Capital Comments

There’s potential for chaos in Indiana local government in 2013. Indiana taxpayers can prevent this chaos. All we have to do is send in a form.  Here’s the story.  More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

WOMAN UNSURE IF SHE HAS A FUTURE WITH YOUNGER MAN

QI’m dating a man who is five years younger than I am. He’s very mature and seems to have a grasp on where he’s going in life. I believe he’s more mature than some men in their 30s. More...

Sports

DCHS golf awards

The Delphi Community High School golf team recently held its awards banquet. More...

Youth sports – an opportunity waiting to happen

As the world starts competing this month in the Summer Olympics, a former Olympian from Indiana reminds us that the chocolate is just as important as the bronze.  More...

Flora Minor League Champions

Flora Minor League Reds finished the Youth Baseball season with a 15-1 record, winning the league championship. 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

KAYLA YATES of Delphi has been named to the 2012 Spring Dean’s List at Manchester College, North Manchester.   More...

Obituaries

Leander C. Borden

Leander “Lee” Curtis Borden, 91, of Delphi, died at 5:20 a.m. Saturday, June 30, 2012 at Carroll Manor near Delphi.  He was a U.S. More...

Thomas C. Maiben

Thomas C. “Tim” Maiben, 81, Peru, passed away at Caring Hands Health Care Center, Peru, on Sunday, July 1, 2012.  He was born June 10, 1931, to Thomas R. and Maxine Yeakey Maiben in Logansport. More...

Mary L. Wolf

Mary Lois Miller Wolf, 88, formerly of Camden, died Friday, June 29, 2012, at 7:40 a.m. at Milner Community Health Care Center in Rossville. She had been a resident there since August 2001, and in ill health the past few months.  More...

Breaking News - 7/6/2012 1:31 PM

Structure replacement forces SR 18W closure

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces the closure of State Road 18 to through traffic, More...

Breaking News - 7/3/2012 11:17 AM

Delphi bans use of fireworks

Fireworks a no-go inside Delphi City limits. More...

New assistant principal named for Carroll Elementary School

Carroll Elementary School has a new assistant principal. Tiffany Myers of Kokomo was hired More...

Fireworks are a go in Flora and Burlington

The annual fireworks displays in Burlington and Flora will go on as usual with extra precautions being taken due to drought conditions. Delphi Chamber of Commerce called off that city’s display last week.  More...

Canal Days – a 25-year tradition

Wabash & Erie Canal Association’s 25th annual Canal Days will be July 7 and 8 at Canal Park, Delphi. Admission to the event and to all buildings in the Pioneer Village is free.  More...

Community

Announcements

BURLINGTON PARK BOARD will meet at 7:30 p.m. July 3 in the basement of the Community Park Building. The meeting is being held early due to the July 4th holiday.   More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

This week I continue with enough recipes from my herb garden to complete an entire meal. Dilly Potato Salad is cool and perky. More...

Red Cross volunteers deploy for disaster relief efforts in Colorado

Dave Fagan and Kate Schwenk, volunteers for the Tippecanoe County Chapter of the American Red Cross, left June 29 to help with disaster relief efforts in Colorado. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Independence Day

An invitation arrived last week in the mail to an annual 4th of July party we often attend. It’s usually a fun, raucous afternoon affair with lots of folks, plenty of hot dogs and beer, and a big helping of red, white and blue.  More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Did Anyone See That?

Years ago I worked in a lumber yard that had a woodshop in the back of the building. We would routinely cut wood for our customers. One day a customer wanted me to use the table saw to rip some boards down to small strips. More...

Society

Zook 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Zook will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house on Sunday, July 8.  The event will be from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Burlington Park Community Building. More...

25th wedding anniversary

Ray and Carolyn Weaver of Kokomo will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary at an open house on July 15. The event will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 1967 West Boulevard, Kokomo.  More...

Births

Tony and Carissa (Hicks) Tauber, 4240N 500E, Hamlet, IN 46532, are parents of a 6-pound, 13-ounce son, Layton Anthony, born June 4 at St. Elizabeth East, Lafayette. 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.   More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings   LVNV Funding LLC filed a complaint against Cynthia O’Clair.  Robert A. More...

Restaurant Inspections

The Dinner Bell (Burlington)  Routine inspection: 6/4-6/15/12 Summary of violations: No violations noted.  Burlington Mara-Mart  Routine inspection: 6/4-6/15/12 Summary of violations: 1 non-critical 1. More...

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