July 18, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Program to help producers cope and deal with drought

Purdue Extension in Carroll and Cass Counties will host a program on July 26 to help producers make decisions to cope with the repercussions of the 2012 drought.  More...

Local News

Adams Mill Inc. is awarded DNR historic preservation grant

Grants to strengthen Indiana’s historical and cultural heritage have been awarded for 12 projects in nine Indiana communities including Carroll County. More...

Red Cross Bloodmobile recognizes donors

When the Red Cross Bloodmobile visited Honan Hall in Delphi this month, 75 volunteers donated 71 usable units of blood.  The event was sponsored by Psi Iota Xi Sorority with assistance in set-up for the staff lunch by the Delphi Lions Club. More...

Police will enforce burning materials statute

The majority of Indiana is suffering from severe to extreme drought conditions. These conditions have created a sensitive environmental climate that is particularly susceptible to burning materials. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Left behind

This afternoon I acquired my third discarded Rubbermaid dustpan since the beginning of the year. This latest one is a medium size with a good handle. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Uninformed

People get anxious when they do not know what is coming. More...

Vacation Bible School

Camden Community   Camden Community Vacation Bible School will be July 23-27 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Baptist Church. The closing program for parents and other guests will be Friday night at 7:30.  Delphi Wesleyan   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

The following area students have earned academic honors at Purdue University for the spring 2012 semester: More...

Carroll FFA receives $1,000 in FFA Chapter Challenge

The Carroll High School FFA Chapter placed in the top 80 chapters nationwide, and received $1,000 for receiving 46 votes from local farmers during the second annual FFA Chapter Challenge.  An award ceremony recognizing the Carroll chapter will b More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings Dustin D. Carter and Bradley M. Gipson were each charged with public intoxication. Angela R. Franklin was charged with driving while suspended with a prior conviction and speeding. Jason J. Klinker was charged with escape. More...

Circuit Court

Recent filings Clifton Z. Stone was charged with burglary and theft. Amanda Pearson was charged with burglary and theft. Jeremiah G. Kelley was charged with burglary and theft. Brian L. More...

Marriage Licenses

Loy C. Shaw Sr., 64, and Karen R. Norton, 47, both of Delphi  Ryan M. Wardrip, 26, and Shelly N. Johnson, 24, both of Delphi  Russell E. Shelton Jr., 40, and Dana S. Bowsher, 41, both of Delphi  Roger D. Davis, 51, and Sarah B. More...

Ambulance garage study indicates not enough coverage for Flora

Two public meetings to explain scheduled for next week

Carroll County Commissioners established a committee nearly two years ago to study the county’s ambulance service provision and make recommendations about where are the most suitable locations for garages to be located. More...

Circuit Court to get pro tem judge

Carroll Circuit Court Judge Donald Currie submitted a request to the Indiana Supreme Court, dated July 10, to appoint a pro tempore judge for his court due to his order to active military duty. More...

New principal named for CJSHS

Carroll School Board named a new principal for Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School at a special meeting Saturday morning. Angela Moreman comes to Carroll from Carmel Middle School where she was assistant principal. More...

Community

4-H Fair exhibits

There’s still time to get to the Carroll County 4- H Fair and see the exhibits.  More...

90th birthday

Leila Humberd will observe her 90th birthday on July  23.  She was born in 1922 in Carroll County to Leonard and Hannah Clawson. She graduated from Delphi High School in 1940, and went to work for Globe Valve Corp. More...

Professional Briefs

CARPET-UPHOLSTERY CLEANING AND MORE, owned and operated in the county by resident Mark Harlan, offers free estimates and customized hours to suit the customer. The service cleans carpets, RVs, automobiles and commercial spaces up to 8,000 sq. More...

Sports

Camden 12U girls go undefeated

Camden 12U girls softball team, sponsored by the Camden Pizza King, went undefeated in league play (12-0) and undefeated in tournament play (4-0). More...

Flora teams win semi-state

For the first time ever in a single season, three Flora All-Star teams – 8U, 10U and 12U – are playing in state Town & Country finals. More...

Earn spots in Colt World Series

Four members of Delphi’s baseball team have earned spots on the Hoosier North roster for the 2012 Colt World Series, scheduled for Aug. 3-9 at Loeb Stadium in Lafayette. More...

Obituaries

Georgia Sue Blackman Josie Mae Blackman

Georgia Sue and Josie Mae Blackman passed away soon after birth on Friday, July 13, 2012, at St. Vincent Woman’s Clinic in Indianapolis.  More...

Ann Burton

Ann Burton, 79, of Decatur, Mich., passed away Monday, June 25, 2012, in Borgess Medical Center, Kalamazoo, Mich.  Born Nov. 25, 1932, in Logansport, she was the daughter of Ernest and Margaret (McCain) Mullin. More...

Clifford F. Farner

Clifford F. “Ike” Farner, 88, a former resident of Delphi for 51 years, died at 6:30 a.m. Friday, July 13, 2012, at Whispering Pines in Monticello where he had been a resident since 2010.  More...

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