October 24, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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Council adopts $5.8 million spending plan for 2013 Carroll County Chamber presents awards

Collection of Inn Keepers Tax put on hold

The Carroll County Council adopted next year’s budget, the largest spending plan in the past several years, at Thursday morning’s meeting. The bottom line exceeds all others in recent years. More...

Delphi Lions Christmas parade is just around the corner

The annual Delphi Lions Christmas Parade will be Dec. 1. More...

County Council adopts salary ordinance

County Council members adopted the 2013 salary ordinance Thursday morning with the 2013 budget. The ordinance dictates the amount each county position will be compensated throughout the year. More...

Sports

Oracles survive and advance

Tournament play is all about winning and advancing to the next game, no matter how pretty it is. The Delphi football team squeaked out an 8-7 victory at Eastern in the opening round of sectional play on a slippery and muddy field Friday night. More...

CC Youth Soccer League

12U tournament champion The Carroll County Youth Soccer League 12U tournament champion is the Blue Team. More...

12U tourney runner-up

The Red Rockin’ Rebels are the CCYSL Tourney 12U runners-up. Team members are (l-r): Front - Ethan Randle, Max Kender, Anoria Webb, Taylor Bartlett, Coy Myer, Joshua Rush. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat and Delphi Journal. The photo is courtesy of the Carroll County Historical Museum. 10 YEARS AGO  More...

Education

CES Honor Roll is announced

Carroll Elementary principal Amanda Skinner announces the Honor Roll for the first nine weeks.  A Honor Roll   SIXTH GRADE – Victoria Bagwell, Korbin Cox, Olivia Hodson, Grace Krom, Marlena Seward, Wesley Wise.  More...

DES 4th graders get an onsite local history lesson

Delphi Community Elementary fourth graders were treated to an opportunity to visit the Opera House in Delphi at the invitation of Kevin Kologinsky of the Delphi Preservation Society.  More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings  Baldwin-Hesler Inc., Kovalan Midwest LLC and The Appraisal Shop Inc. More...

Circuit Court

Recent filings  JP Morgan Chase Bank filed a mortgage complaint against Steven Robinson and Lafayette Accounts Services.  Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Terry Maloy.  PHH Mortgage Corporation filed a mortgage complaint a More...

Marriage Licenses

Gerran W. Wilson, 23, and Marci A. Mahoney, 23, both of Delphi.   More...

HHH from Delphi to Lafayette opens today!

The Delphi - Lafayette leg of the Hoosier Heartland Highway (HHH) formally opens today, Wednesday. More...

Community

Meetings

Wednesday Forum  The October meeting of Wednesday Forum was at the Presbyterian Church in Burrows. Nancy Biederwolf was the hostess.  More...

Announcements

The Delphi Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the “PUMPKIN PATCH” Oct. 31 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. in the Delphi United Methodist Church parking lot during their annual Fall Festival for children, 12 and under. More...

4-H News

Young Wranglers   Carroll County Young Wranglers 4-H Club are keeping busy this fall. On Sept. 29 club members prepared and served lunch for the Lafayette TSC Store for its Farm Day. They also provided miniature horses for children to pet.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Bitter pill

The walls of the staircase to the attic in the house where was raised were painted pleasant apple green color. More...

Democracy is at work in Carroll County

All community members are invited to attend Thursday night’s political debate sponsored by the Carroll County Comet. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Jeremiah

Reading through the entire Bible in one year is something this writer has practiced for a number of years. Recently I read through the marvelous Old Testament books of Jeremiah and Lamentations.  More...

Monticello church to celebrate 125th anniversary

The Monticello Christian Church will celebrate its 125th anniversary with special activities the week of Nov. 4.  The first activity will be a Sunday service at 10 a.m. on Nov. 4. More...

Announcements

Living Faith Church of the Brethren’s annual all-youcan eat CHICKEN POT PIE SUPPER will be Nov. 5 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. at the church. The meal includes cake or pie, and baked goods will be for sale. More...

Obituaries

Alice M. Reeves

Alice Maxine Plant Daly Reeves, 84, of Burrows, died at 7:34 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at Indiana University Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  More...

Mary Mona Schmitter

Mary Mona Yates Schmitter, 87, of Delphi, died at 3:15 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center, Delphi. She had been in failing health and a resident there since January.  More...

Larry E. Wise

Larry E. Wise, 67, of Englewood, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012.  Larry grew up in Camden, and was a graduate of Purdue University. He was the owner/operator of Wise Industrial.  More...

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