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Commissioners pause on 4-H Building deal

Carroll County Commissioners heard a formal proposal at the Monday morning meeting for the Flora Community Club to invest $400,000 in the 4-H Community Building at the County Fairgrounds. More...

Local News

Flora parade winners announced

Flora’s Christmas parade was Saturday, with 49 entries. The theme was “Inside Santa’s Workshop.” Winners are listed below. Best Motorized: Gene Holcomb with his 1953 Case VAC w/ Coca-Cola trailer. More...

Election Board certifies Nov. 6 results

Carroll County Election Board members John Brown (R), Sandy Cripe (D) and county clerk Andrea Miller certified the results of the Nov. 6 General Election for the county. Twenty-nine provisional ballots were cast at the polls. More...

Cancer Society announces Love Lights A Tree celebration

The American Cancer Society’s “Love Lights A Tree” program is a special celebration held each December to honor loved ones who have fought the battle of cancer. More...

Sports

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County’s GIS is online and ready to rumble

Carroll County purchased the services of Schneider Corporation last year to develop and install a county department wide Global Positioning More...

Society

McCammack 25th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Marshall Mc- Cammack of Delphi and Sebastian, Fla., recently celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary. McCammack and the former Patsy Fouts were married Nov. 14, 1987, at the First Presbyterian Church in Delphi. More...

Announcements

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS is moving from U.S. 421 to the Wabash & Erie Canal Conference Center, 1030 N. Washington St., Delphi, every Thursday from 6 to 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend. For more information, call (765) 588-8470 or (765) 421-4418. More...

90th birthday

Virginia M. Shonk of Camden enjoyed a 90th birthday party given by her family. The party was last Shonk Sunday afternoon. Her birthday is on Nov. 22, Thanksgiving Day. Mrs. More...

Education

Old Middle School Gym to be deeded back to DCSC

The Delphi School Board made the decision this fall to sell the Old Middle School Gymnasium on Monroe St. They advertised for bids with specifications and received one, which was opened at the Nov. 12 regularly scheduled board meeting. More...

Carroll teacher awarded MAC science grant

McDonald’s Restaurants of Central Indiana offered MAC Grants this year to help teachers Make Activities Count for their students. More...

Murray chooses NKU

Delphi Community High School athlete Cole Murray signed a National Letter of Intent to play college basketball at Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, Ky., on Nov. 14. The 6-ft. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filing One Main Financial Inc. filed a complaint against Michael White and Melissa Thomas. First Financial Investment Fund II LLC filed a complaint against Crystal Shockley. Equable Ascent Financial LLC filed a complaint against Jean Randle. More...

Circuit Court

Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Valerie Tocco. American Acceptance Company LLC filed a complaint against Devin Smith. American Acceptance Company LLC filed a complaint against Robert Hancock Sr. More...

Marriage Licenses

Benjamin Knight, 21, South Bend, and Maria Lewis, 19, Burlington. Caleb E. Deaton, 31, New Madison, and Anna L. Etter, 26, Delphi. Clint R. Lybrook, 21, Chalmers, and Amber N. Spitznagle, 21, Logansport. More...

‘Santa!’

Wes Berkshire stole the show as “Buddy the Elf,” accompanying the Salin Bank float in Flora’s Christmas parade on Saturday. More...

Auditor, council work to locate unused funds

Carroll County Council members heard Auditor Elaine Hathaway bring their attention to two inactive funds at their Thursday morning meeting. Hathaway said the funds could be used to pay for the additional county services. More...

Community

What’s Happening Elsewhere

The WHITE COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM ANNUAL CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE will be Dec. 1 from noon until 4 p.m. More...

Burlington

Area residents are invited to participate in a holiday decorating contest. Take a photo of the outside of your decorated home and submit it to the library or Sweetie Pie’s. A winner will be named the night of the Christmas Walk, Dec. More...

Camden

Camden American Legion will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the Legion Post. Net Activity and the hanging of the greens will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Baptist Church. Everyone is invited. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

With thanks

The pears were delivered to our home right about this time of the year. Their annual arrival was announced by the appearance of a sturdy rectangular box with large holes and bright lettering leaned up against our front door. More...

Capital Comments

Small businesses: The power behind our communities

Between Black Friday and Cyber Monday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses nationwide. November 24 is Small Business Saturday® – a day to celebrate and support small businesses and all they do for our communities. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

The Waver

To people who think along theological lines, the word “waver” may conjure a negative image in our minds. It sounds like someone who is “here and there” in his commitment and resolve. More...

Give Thanks for Good Health

Thanksgiving is filled with good food, company, and gratitude. For many people, it’s also the source of weight gain and anxiety. This season, don’t let the holidays derail your healthy habits. TOPS Club, Inc. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

REMEMBER THAT THANKSGIVING IS MORE THAN ONE HOLIDAY

It’s Thanksgiving, but I feel like my kids are anything but thankful. They have a staggering sense of entitlement. How can I combat this? 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...

Obituaries

Geneva F. Storey

Geneva F. (Draper) Storey, 90, of Delphi, died Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at 12:21 p.m. at her daughter’s home near Greencastle. She had been ill for 15 months and lived with her daughter, who cared for her. More...

Edward Waymire

Edward Waymire, 93, of Delphi, died at 5:37 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. Born Aug. 17, 1919, in Buck Creek, he was the son of the late Nellie E. (Bowen) and John A. Waymire, Sr. More...

Martha M. Knitter

Martha M. Knitter, 96, of Delphi, died at 8:07 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at Creasy Springs Health Campus, Lafayette. More...

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