August 22, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Coon to retire this month

Camden Early Childhood Center Principal Carol Coon has decided to retire due to her daily threehour commute, according to a press release from Delphi Community School Corporation Superintendent Ralph Walker.  More...

Local News

Book on local doctor written by his wife

Dr. Tom Anderson passed away on Thanksgiving Day, 2008. He left behind an inspiring story of courage and compassion.  More...

Area IV offers job seekers a fresh start with new suit

Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs, partnering with Men’s Wearhouse, last month invited consumers to transform their unwanted business wear into a fresh start for disadvantaged workers, who are still facing joblessness, by do More...

Sign-up begins for Prince/Princess Contest

A new prince and princess for Burlington will be crowned Sept. 13 during the annual Burlington Fall Festival. The contest will begin at 6:30 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Numbers game

focus on 30 folks under the age of 30 years is a puzzle to me. What’s so special here? Oh to be young and successful - oh to be one of the 30 under 30.  More...

Sports

Scoreboard

Football Carroll 41, Tri-County 19   More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Hoosier Democrat, Delphi Journal, Journal-Citizen, and Carroll County Comet  10 YEARS AGO   More...

Obituaries

Ralph ‘Dean’ Titus

Ralph “Dean” Titus, 73, of Flora, died Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012, at his home.  Born Jan. 5, 1939, in Cass County, he was the son of Charles and Julia (Martin) Titus. More...

Jack R. Lentner

Jack R. Lentner, 92, of Delphi, passed away at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital in Lafayette on Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012.  More...

Crystal R. Hitch

Crystal Renee (Moore) Hitch, 39, of Delphi, died Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012. She collapsed while attending her son’s football practice and later passed away at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings  Water Tower Place Apartments filed a complaint against Mary Harmon.  Alan Turner and Tia Turner filed a complaint against Amber Thompson.  Amanda Connaway filed a complaint against Linda Nunnely.  Wagoner Custom S More...

Circuit Court

Recent filings Credit Acceptance Corporation filed a complaint against Frank Cabello and Traci Cabello.  Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. More...

Marriage Licenses

Conaniah D. Hawley, 25, and Yolanda K. Ballard, 38, both of Delphi.  Mitchel A. Summer, 37, and Amanda S. Douglas, 25, both of Monticello.   More...

Hotly contested issue in Jefferson Township presented to DLGF

Proponents outnumber opponents of tax hike for additional ambulance service

The Indiana Department of Local Government Finance held a public administrative hearing Aug. More...

More candidates file for school board seats

The filing date for candidates who want to appear on the ballot for the November election to serve their communities in school board seats is Friday, Aug. 24, at noon. More...

Carroll to proceed with science project

Carroll School Board met Monday night and unanimously approved moving forward with the science project. In a separate vote, the board approved a basic schematic design showing location of science classrooms.  More...

Carroll superintendent listens; makes recommendations

Carroll School Corporation superintendent, Dr. Chris Lagoni, presented results of his Entry Plan at the school board meeting Monday night.  More...

Community

McGill 65th anniversary

Norman and Barbara McGill, P.O. Box 183, Burlington, are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary with a family dinner hosted by their children.  McGill and the former Barbara McIlrath were married Aug. More...

100th birthday

Donnabelle Sieber will celebrate her 100th birthday on Sunday, Sept. 2, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Delphi Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, following Sunday morning services. More...

McFatridge celebrates 90th

Rosanna McFatridge of rural Logansport, Carroll County, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Aug. 28 with a family dinner in Kokomo.  Mrs. McFatridge was born on Aug. 28, 1922, to Frank and Fern Benner Sink. More...

Education

School Board filings

Editor’s note: Candidates for public office are given the opportunity to submit an announcement about their candidacy when they file paperwork at the Carroll County Clerk’s office.  More...

Joe Spence

Each person who runs as a candidate for school board in a given school district begins that process with an over-arching reason to jump into the arena. More...

Barry Marvin

Barry Marvin of rural Cutler has filed for election to the Carroll School Board, representing Burlington Township. Marvin is a graduate of Ball State University and has furthered his education at Indiana University.  More...

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