January 16, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Delphi school board sends message to administrators

The Delphi Community School Board heard requests for more teaching staff and a comprehensive new software package at its first meeting of 2013. More...

Delphi’s façade program gets first public hearing

The City of Delphi’s Stellar Communities Program Manager Cory Whitesell explained to a crowd at the Opera House Gallery Jan. 8 that details for one component of Stellar, the Downtown Façades Program, will be developed as 2013 progresses. More...

Local News

EMA Deputy calls it quits after nine years

Carroll County Commissioners did not offer a 2013 contract for the 2012 Emergency Management Agency’s Director Dave McDowell. McDowell was appointed to the post after the departure of Justin Darling in 2008.  More...

Capital Comments

Starting in January, the Indiana General Assembly will craft a budget for the state. The budget is a plan for spending on state services from July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2015, fiscal years 2014 and 2015.  More...

Delphi School Board elects new leadership

The Delphi Community School Board selected member Jerry Sparks as the 2013 president in a unanimous vote at the Monday night board reorganization and Board of Finance meeting. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Some assembly required

I have become quite used to the clatter that emanates these days from the back seat of my car. It happens whenever I hit a bump or make a sharp turn. The noise startled me at first. Then it shifted to just an annoyance. More...

New Year, New Beginnings Finish your degree for a clean start in 2013

As we begin another new year with thoughts of resolutions, hopes and dreams, many of us turn our attention to going back to college to finish a degree. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Living Billboards

“ Snowmen are gifts from God...some assembly required.” So said the church sign that recently caught my attention. I love church signs! More...

Former resident ordained minister

Carroll County native Susan (Duff) Peterson was recently ordained as Minister of Word and Sacrament in the Chicago Presbytery. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

DON’T LET COLD WEATHER KEEP YOUR FAMILY INDOORS ALL WINTER

Can you recommend some fun family outings?  Spring is a long way off, and in the middle of winter it’s hard to find things to do as a family to stay connected.  More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, and Delphi Journal. Photos and captions are provided by the Carroll County Historical Museum. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings Heights Finance Corporation filed a complaint Abigail Lawless. CACH LLC filed a complaint against Nelson Smith. Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Norma Boyles. Cavalry SPV I LLC filed a complaint against Peter Wargo. More...

Real Estate Transfers

Tippecanoe Land Holding Inc. to Habitat for Humanity of Lafayette Inc., corporate deed.  Don J. Wagoner M.D. IRA and Marilyn L. Wagoner M.D. IRA to Don J. Wagoner M.D. and Marilyn L. Wagoner M.D, warranty deed.  Don J. Wagoner M.D. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. filed complaints against the following: vs. Dawn Kirk; vs. Gregory Smith; vs. Shawn McClain; vs. Scott Burge; and vs. Gregory Smith. More...

INDOT restricts lanes next week east of county line at SR 22 bridge

The Indiana Department of Transportation will restrict traffic on State Road 22 next week at a small bridge structure located east of CR 1250 West in Howard County, a few miles east of the Carroll County line.  Workers plan to be on site Tuesday More...

Men rescued from Wildcat flood waters

Police remind drivers to not cross flooded roadways

Two Rossville area men are fortunate to have survived flood waters from the Wildcat Creek in Carroll County. The county’s E-911 dispatch received a call Tuesday morning at 8:52 a.m. More...

Chromcraft Revington consolidates distribution

Will close Delphi facility

Chromcraft Revington Inc. More...

Community

Knoth 50th anniversary

James and Keltie Knoth of Lafayette are celebrating 50 years of marriage.  Knoth and the former Keltie Ritchie were married Jan. 19, 1963, at St. Mary’s Cathedral in Lafayette.  They are both retired.  More...

Engagements

Tana M. Teltoe of Hope and Joel S. Marshall of Delphi announce their engagement.  The bride-elect is the daughter of Mike and Sherrie Teltoe of Hope. More...

95th birthday

High W. McKinley of Monticello, formerly of Flora, will celebrate his 95th birthday Jan. More...

Sports

Delphi softball field to be named for first coach, Bob Conner

The Delphi Community School Board voted unanimously at Monday night to name the high school softball field after the corporation’s first softball coach, Delphi resident Bob Conner. It will be known as the “Robert H. More...

Oracles win fourth straight White County Tournament

White County Tournament champions

Delphi won its fourth consecutive White County Tournament (WCT) championship Saturday night at Frontier with a dominating 77-32 victory over Tri-County. In the opening round on Friday the Oracles defeated North White 54-30. More...

Delphi wrestlers take conference

Five win their weight classes

The Delphi wrestling team edged out Hoosier Conference foe Twin Lakes by 12 points in the conference meet on Saturday. The Oracles had won five meets in a row heading into last year’s conference meet, but lost to Twin Lakes by a few points. More...

Obituaries

Raymond K. Wagoner

Raymond K. Wagoner, 96, of rural Camden, died at 11:28 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at his residence surrounded by his loving family.  More...

Wayne E. Lohrman

Wayne E. Lohrman, 88, Cass County, passed away at 12:55 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, in Chase Nursing and Rehab ilitation Center, Logansport, following a lengthy illness.  More...

Carmen Jane Stevens

Carmen Jane Stevens, 83, of Delphi, died at 11:34 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  Born March 3, 1929, in Delphi, she was the daughter of Charlie J. Randle and Ethel Benefiel Randle. More...

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