February 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Ladies Night Out planned in Flora

All ladies deserve a night out with friends, and an opportunity is coming up Feb. 28 in Flora.  “Paint the Town Red” is planned from 5 to 9 p.m. in the downtown area and at the Carroll County Community Center.  More...

Lots of business for county council’s Thursday meeting

The Carroll County Council has several agenda items to discuss for the Thursday morning public meeting. After a report from the treasurer and the auditor, council member Bill Northcutt will review the county’s financials. More...

Local News

Dementia care is topic of free training

Interactive program set March 5 in Flora

Being a caregiver of any person with an illness is both rewarding and difficult. However, add dementia to the care giving responsibilities and it becomes even more challenging. More...

Delphi man first HHH fatality

A rural Delphi man, who was involved in a serious personal injury crash in the morning of Feb. 12 on the Hoosier Heartland Highway (new SR25) southwest of Delphi, has died from his injuries suffered in the accident. More...

Burlington agrees to participate in county website project

Burlington Town Council agreed to participate in the county-wide website project being spearheaded by the Carroll County Economic Development Corp. (CCEDC) at its Feb. 11 meeting.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Tightening the belt

Grandfather Ephraim Oliver Shultz was the only real estate speculator in the family. The year was 1928 when his Mardavar Apartments opened their perfectly varnished solid wood doors on Marquette Boulevard on Chicago’s south side.  More...

Protecting our children

The Indiana Legislature is considering two bills that will help protect Hoosier children, both bills authored by State Senator Randy Head (R-Logansport), and approved this week by the Senate.  More...

Letters to the Editor

Lilly Scholarship interviews   More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Divine Appointments

If we are sensitive to the work of the Holy Spirit, we will experience and to a degree comprehend “divine appointments.” I believe these come to us in the routine, day-to-day activities - the work, play, rest, and worship times of our liv More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

WOMAN CONCERNED FERTILITY ISSUES WILL AFFECT RELATIONSHIP

QI’m in my mid-30s and have never been married. I have been dating a man for the last few months. I have polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and cannot have children. 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. 10 YEARS AGO More...

Obituaries

Joseph C. Fowler Jr.

Joseph Campbell Fowler Jr., also known as Fenix Fowler, 65, of West Lafayette, formerly of Delphi and Logansport, passed away at 2:58 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at his home while surrounded by his family. Joseph was born Nov. More...

Keith E. Burge

Keith E. Burge, 69, of Bringhurst, died at 1:15 a.m. Wednesday, Feb 13, 2013, at his residence.  Keith was a sergeant in the U.S. Army Special Forces, serving in Vietnam. For over 25 years he drove a semi for several carriers.  More...

Boyden Cull

Boyden Cull, 79, of Delphi, passed away at 2 p.m. Wed., Feb. 13, 2013, at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis.  Born Jan. 5, 1934, in Rushville, to the late Noland and Clara Mae (Nighbert) Cull. He was a 1952 graduate of Rushville High School. More...

Commissioners reject Jefferson Township demands for ambulance service

Clawson emphasizes the county will not pay for 2012 contract with Monticello

Carroll County Commissioners were handed a letter signed by Jefferson Township government leaders by township trustee Rex Millhouse after they adjourned their Feb. 4 meeting. More...

Groundbreaking is Monday for Carroll science wings

Carroll Consolidated School Corporation will have a groundbreaking ceremony for its junior-senior high school science wings on Feb. More...

Public hearing held for flood gate project

The Delphi Board of Works began its Monday meeting with a public hearing which will allow the city to re-apply for an Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA) grant to complete the flood gate project. More...

Community

Announcements

There will be a RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE March 12 from 1 to 6 p.m. at the Burlington Community Park, located at East Fifth St. in Burlington. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

with Allison Meadows Beggs

I’ve always said I could serve Mexican food every night of the week and my husband, Brad, would never tire of it! The fact is, he loves spicy food with a south of the border flair. More...

Burlington

The United Methodist Cluster Lenten Breakfast will be at the Forest church on Sunday. More...

Sports

DCHS swimmers conclude season

The DCHS boys swim team concluded its season by placing 6th out of 12 teams at the Crawfordsville Sectional. More...

Pearson breaks breaststroke record

Delphi Community Middle School eighth grader Tanner Pearson started the 2013 swim season by breaking the 100 breaststroke record. His time of 1:17.94 replaced Tanner Vaknin’s previous record of 1:18.34. More...

Sectional pairings announced

The IHSAA announced the pairings Sunday afternoon for the 103rd annual Boys’ Basketball State Tournament, slated to start next Tuesday. More...

Society

Engagements

Jim and Tracy Wade of Cutler announce the engagement of their daughter, Kaitlyn, to Benjamin Hufford. He is the son of Brent and Gina Hufford of Rossville.  The bride-elect is homeschooled and will graduate in June. More...

Births

Clarissa Houchens and Nathan Burge are parents of a son born Feb. 17 at Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health in Lafayette.   More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

PATRICK FORGEY of Camden has been named to the 2012 fall semester dean’s list at Bethel College in Mishawaka. He is the son of Gary and Kim Forgey. More...

Public Records

Superior Court-

Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings  IN Receivables Inc. More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings  Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC filed a complaint against Yvonne Coy.  * * *  The following were granted a divorce: Amber Adsit vs. Eric C. Adsit; Teresa Alexander vs. Ricky M. Alexander; Ashley B. Brown vs. More...

Marriage Licenses

Ismael Rufino, 20, and Ann M. Miller, 43, both of Delphi.  Shawn D. Kelly, 30, and Jessika D. Kelly, 25, both of Bringhurst.   More...

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