November 7, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners appoint Innkeepers Tax Commission members

The Carroll County Council adopted an Innkeepers Tax last August. More...

Local News

CASAs take the oath

The first class of Carroll County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs), under the direction of Superior Court Judge Kurtis Fouts, recently underwent a formal swearing in ceremony. More...

Watch for Sandy-related schemes

Because Hoosiers are generous and caring when other people are in need, Secretary of State Connie Lawson is warning investors to beware of opportunistic investment schemes related to Hurricane Sandy.  More...

Fire destroys Horseshoe Bend home

According to the The Delphi Tri-Township Fire Protection Territory Fire Chief Darrell Sterrett, the department volunteers responded to a report of a residential structure fire Saturday at 10572W. Horseshoe Bend Rd. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Gravitational force

I enjoy observing the moon at night. Its glow, its shape and its movement across the night sky fascinates and delights me. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

A Growing Concern

God has put all things under the authority of Christ and has made him head over all… Ephesians 1:22-23 (New Living Translation) things for the benefit of the church. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

LESS TELEVISION BENEFITS CHILDREN IN THE LONG RUN

The TV is always on at our house! I like to do other activities with the kids, but I just can’t pull everyone away from the TV. More...

Obituaries

Theressa Isaacs

Theressa Isaacs, 96, of Rossville, died on Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at Milner Community Health Care in Rossville.  More...

Paul ‘Tom’ Gipson

Paul “Tom” Gipson, 80, of Lafayette, formerly of Delphi, passed away at 7:59 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, at St. Elizabeth East, Lafayette.  Born April 26, 1932, in Lafayette, he was the son of Earl and Rosella Trapp Gipson. More...

Rudolph P. Minneman

Rudolph P. “Rudy” Minneman, 96, died on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, at Cumberland Pointe Health Campus in West Lafayette, where he had resided since September 2009.  He was born on Sept. More...

Special Sections

‘Cat Patrol’ proposal given to Delphi council members

Members of a volunteer group who want the city to support their effort to catch, neuter and release feral cats in a specific area in Delphi presented a formal written proposal to city council members at their Monday night meeting. More...

Three local responders help out in New Jersey

When disaster strikes, Homeland Security is there.  Such was the case with Super Storm Sandy on the East Coast. More...

Commissioners consider more money for Jefferson Township ambulance service

Carroll County Commissioners heard a proposal from the Monticello Fire Department at their Monday morning meeting to contractually provide ambulance service to Jefferson and Adams townships. More...

Community

Barrick 70th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Barrick of 5610S. 800W., Delphi, IN 46923, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with an open house hosted by their family on Nov. 18 from 2 to 5 p.m. More...

Sprowl 50th anniversary

Willard and Donna Sprowl of West Lafayette will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 17.  Sprowl and the former Donna Doner were married Nov. 17, 1962, in Otterbein. More...

Engagements

Brian and Jane Eacret of Lafayette announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Lynn, to Justin Bradley Resler. He is the son of Robert and Janet Resler of Delphi.  More...

Sports

Carroll volleyball awards

Carroll volleyball awards were presented Oct. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Education

Indiana schools make the grade; most earn A’s and B’s

Carroll, Delphi elementaries get an A

More than 61 percent of Indiana’s schools received A or B letter grades for the 2011- 2012 school year, according to Superintendent of Public Instruction Dr. Tony Bennett.   More...

CJSHS honor roll announced

Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School Principal Angela Moreman announces the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period.  Students on the Top Scholars honor roll earned a 4.0 or higher grade point average. More...

Weatherman at CES

Cameron Hopman from WLFI Channel 18 visited Carroll Elementary second graders last Thursday. He spoke about becoming a meteorologist and answered various weather-related questions. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings  Bobby Dicks filed a complaint against Amelia Hufford.  LVNV Funding LLC filed complaints against the following: Shawn Johnston; Nicole Panici; and Anne Venters.  CACH LLC filed a complaint against Pamela Stott.  Sh More...

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. Monticello  Oct. More...

Circuit Court

Recent filings  U. S. Bank N. A. filed a mortgage complaint against Allen Beckett, Janice Beckett,  MERS Inc. More...