October 31, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Debate helps residents learn about Election candidates

Carroll County voters will visit the polls next Tuesday to choose state and local leaders to serve as Governor, State Senator, State Representative, Attorney General, County Commissioners, County Council members, the Carroll Circuit Court Judge, Cler More...

Local News

Toy/gift drive begins

Christmas for Kids toy drive will begin Nov. 17 and continue through Dec. More...

Head Start has new phone number

Area IV Head Start in Carroll County, located at Carroll County Elementary in Flora, has a new phone and fax number to share with the community. The phone number is (574) 967-5134 and the fax number, (574) 967-5154.  More...

Four contenders for three County Council seats

County council candidates Democrat Marion Huffer, an incumbent, and Republicans Al Auffart, who is new to politics and current council president Jim Hancock took the podiums in front of an audience of roughly 70 residents to answer questions about a More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Fleeting moments

Last week I took a client out looking at rentals. In my business, rentals don’t make agents like me any money. Sales are where the money is. I was doing this rental search as a favor to a friend of a friend. More...

HHH – road to economic opportunity

The cutting of the ceremonial ribbon marking the official opening of the 12-mile stretch of Hoosier Heartland Highway from Delphi to Lafayette was a grand affair last Wednesday. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Trick or Treat?

Princesses, firefighters, creatures and monsters are just a few of the people you will see wandering around the county today as our young people trick or treat. More...

Food Finders Food Bank kicks off fall food drive

Food Finders Food Bank Inc. is kicking off its annual “Drive Away Hunger” fall food drive, a community-wide effort, which runs through Nov. 30. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

DON’T LET ANGER OVER ESTATE DESTROY FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

QMy parents both passed away within the past year. My three siblings and I have always been pretty close, but losing our mom and dad has put a lot of stress on the relationships. 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. Flora  Aug. 17 – 604 E. More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts  Recent filings  CACH LLC filed a complaint against Paula Huffer.  Erie Insurance Company filed a complaint against Fire and Flood Recovery, John Doe Employee and Joe Doe Subcontractor.  More...

Circuit Court

Recent filings  Asset Acceptance LLC filed a complaint against Joel Enoch.  Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Debbie Gordon.  Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Sonia Jenkinson.  FIA Card Services N. A. More...

It’s time to cast ballots

The time to choose leadership at all levels of government - national, state and local - is nearly here. The polls will open at 6 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, and remain open until 6 p.m.  Voters will need to present a state or U.S. More...

APC hears budget, fund clarification

Delphi TIF presented for approval

Carroll County Area Plan Commission’s (APC) agenda indicated that members were going to hear proposals from three firms to develop the language to define a Rural Residential District for the proposed zoning ordinance. More...

Community

95th birthday

Margaret Moyer will be 95 on Nov. 3. She will be celebrating on several occasions. She graduated from Carrollton High School in 1935 and was a secretary for many years.  Mrs. More...

Engagements

Lewis-Knight   Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Lewis of Burlington announce the engagement of their daughter, Maria Lewis, to Benjamin Knight. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Announcements

A VETERANS DAY PROGRAM will be held at the Camden Community Building on Nov. 10 at 6 p.m. All veterans, their families, and the public are invited. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Obituaries

Alyce Joann Moore

Alyce Joann Moore, 80, of Kokomo, passed away at 12 noon, Tuesday Oct. 30, 2012, at her residence.  Born Jan. 29, 1932, in Carroll County, Ind., she was the daughter of the late Robert Scott and Myrle (Everett) Scott.  On Jan. More...

Carol Lynn Johns

Carol Lynn Johns, 70, of Fishers, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012, at Hamilton Trace of Fishers in Fishers.  She was born on Feb. More...

David L. Miller

David Lee Miller, 81, a lifetime resident of the Camden area, died 12:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, at the home of his daughter in Pyrmont. He had been in ill health for two and a half years.  More...

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