October 17, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Debate scheduled for October 25

Carroll County citizens will be given the opportunity to learn about candidates running for state and county offices Oct. 25 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Wabash & Erie Canal Center in Delphi. More...

Local News

End-of-season activities planned at Canal Park

The Canal Association is hosting an end-of-season celebration this Saturday at Canal Park, Delphi, with live demonstrations, music, and food. Last of the season boat rides on The Delphi are planned for Saturday and Sunday.   More...

Delphi Chamber sponsors ‘Pumpkin Patch’

Once again, the Delphi Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the “Pumpkin Patch” Oct. 31 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. More...

County to offer GIS training for residents

Education available to learn how to navigate system

Carroll County Auditor Elaine Hathaway announced Monday the county’s Geographical Information System (GIS) database is nearly ready for the public to use. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Whereabouts

WHEREABOUTS: the place or general locality where a person or thing is - Merrion-Webster dictionary.  More...

Hoosier voters urged to educate themselves about ballot

Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson is reminding Hoosiers to look up “Who’s On Your Ballot?” before Election Day. More...

Letters to the Editor

Reply to Mr. Kleckner   All citizens in Jefferson Township, whether they live there year around or not, are going to pay the (ambulance) tax increase! More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Peace in the Storm

If there is one thing life has taught me it’s the fact that life is like the weather. Some days are calm and peaceful, like sitting outside with a warm summer breeze or enjoying the beauty of the trees as their leaves change color in autumn. More...

First Assembly offers new ministry

Alcohol? Drugs? Anger? For those struggle with these and other lifecontrolling issues, First Assembly of God in Delphi will host a small group — Freedom Connection Outreach Ministry. The group will meet Oct. 24 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. More...

Announcements

The annual FALL PARTY FOR YOUTH at Hickory Grove Church will be Saturday, Oct. 27, from 5:30-7 p.m. There will be games, hotdogs, and beverages. The community is welcome. More...

Obituaries

John V. Osmun

John V. Osmun, 94, of West Lafayette, passed away on Oct. 13, 2012, at Westminster Village  John was born in  Amherst, Mass., on Feb. 22, 1918, the son of Albert V. and Lena Lattimer Osmun. More...

Lois V. Mears

Lois V. Martin Mears, of rural Delphi, passed away at the age of 87 on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, at 10:50 a.m.  She was born on July 1, 1925, in Lafayette, the only child of LeRoy Patterson Martin and Leona Wingerd Martin. More...

Special Sections

Commissioners stick to central dispatch contract with Delphi

Carroll County Commissioners continued to discuss the central dispatch contract with the City of Delphi Monday morning. More...

Hoosier Heartland opens Oct. 24 from Delphi to Lafayette

A ribbon cutting celebration to announce the opening of the Hoosier Heartland Highway (HHH) between Lafayette and Delphi will be Wednesday, Oct. 24, at the Delphi United Methodist Church on US421. The formal ribbon cutting will take place at 10 a.m. More...

Carroll Board discusses land acquisition

Topics at the Carroll School Board meeting Monday night included land acquisition, the Rainy Day Fund, technology, science and fire alarm projects, and baseball field repair.  More...

Community

90th birthday

Dorothy Wilson of Parrish, Fla., formerly of Burlington, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Oct. 25. More...

Senior Expo to address and recognize concerns of older citizens

The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce will present the “Senior Expo of Carroll County” today, Oct. 17, at the Burlington Community Park from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Prophetstown State Park breaks ground on aquatic center

Ground was broken Monday at Prophetstown State Park for a new aquatic center that is expected to attract more visitors and generate revenue growth for the park. Among those in attendance were State Sen. More...

Sports

Cougars end season on upswing

Carroll soundly defeated North White 56-28 in Class A football action Friday night to end regular season with a winning record. The teams, both former Class A state champions, entered the contest with identical records of 4-4.  More...

Carroll tennis awards

The Carroll Boy’s Tennis team wrapped up its season with a banquet on Oct. 8. More...

Oracles fall at ranked Tipton

The Delphi football team traveled to 2A #4 Tipton Friday night looking to pull off an upset, but the Blue Devils proved to be too much. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat and Delphi Journal 10 YEARS AGO  Dan Ronk, principal of Carroll Jr.-Sr. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

The Huntington University music department will present a combined Junior/Senior recital by mezzo-soprano CANDICE JAMES and tenor Jacob Smith at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26 in the Longaker Recital Hall of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.  More...

VFW hosts scholarship program

The Carroll County V.F.W. recently announced the beginning of its 2013 scholarship program which has two parts.  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. Camden  Aug. 9 – 159 E. More...

Superior Court

Recent filings  LVNV Funding LLC filed a complaint against Michelle Hayden.  Asset Acceptance LLC filed a complaint against Richard Hattenhauer.  Darcy Weston filed a complaint against Clay Miller.  Phillips Automotive Truck & More...

Circuit Court

Recent filings  Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. More...