March 13, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Elected officials share information on projects and more

The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual “State of the County, City, and Towns” dinner Monday night at the Wabash and Erie Canal Center in Delphi. More...

New vocational courses coming to Carroll

Juniors and seniors in the Carroll Consolidated School Corporation will have vocational education choices that students in other corporations do not currently enjoy in the 2013-2014 school year. More...

Local News

Nominations encouraged for outstanding senior volunteers

The search is on for Indiana’s outstanding senior volunteer. More...

Live well through ‘Dining with Diabetes’

Purdue Extension has a program for those with type 2 diabetes who would like to learn more about the disease, how to live well, and reduce health risks.  More...

Three-legged stool can’t stand on only two

My mom used to have a small, three-legged wooden stool. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Worry and the ‘House of Cards’

As a child I enjoyed building houses out of my Lincoln logs and, gradually, I transitioned to using playing cards for more of a challenge. More...

Delphi UMC to hold Community Prayer Vigil

The Delphi United Methodist Church located at 1796 US421 in Delphi will hold their annual prayer vigil March 15 from 6 a.m. until 10 p.m. and March 16 from 6 a.m. until 2 p.m. More...

Society

Simmons, Tuinstra wed

Desiray Lynette Simmons and 1st Lt. Jared Daniel Tuinstra were married at 2 p.m. Sept. 29 at St. Thomas Aquinas in West Lafayette. More...

Births

Blake and Kyla (Ross) Griese of Frisco, Texas, are parents of a 7-pound, 10- ounce son, Jackson Paul, born Feb. 11 at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Plano. More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings  Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. filed a complaint against Karl Hetlinger.  First Financial Investment Fund II LLC filed a complaint against Shannon Monroe.   Wells Fargo Bank N.A. More...

Superior Court-

Recent filings Superior Court sp hd   Liberty Financial Services Inc. filed a complaint against Dianna Johnson.  Bruce Dicks and Sheryl Johnson filed a complaint against Eddie Whilhyite and H. and W. 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.   More...

Special Sections

Old State Road 25 will close March 18

Asphalt resurface and small structure replacement project begins

(Posted 3/15/2013) The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) has announced Old State Road 25 will close on or after Monday, March 18, for an asphalt resurface and small structure replacement project between Lafayette and Delphi. More...

Local nurse practitioner receives award for excellence

Barb Strasburger, a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner at the Family Health Clinic of Carroll County, has been awarded the 2013 Indiana State Award for Excellence from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. More...

A new building project may be on the horizon for DCSC

The Delphi Community School Board heard a financial report from Superintendent Ralph Walker Monday night which contained at least three pieces of news for them to ponder. However, no decisions were needed immediately. More...

CC Ag Hall of Fame grows by three to 73 inductees

Two individuals and an agribusiness were inducted into the Carroll County Agriculture Hall of Fame at the Carroll County Agriculture Association banquet and annual meeting March 4 at the 4-H Building in Flora.  This year’s honorees are Tho More...

Community

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

This is a story about a pie my husband was almost shot over! A recent trip to see Brad’s sister and brother-inlaw in Arizona was right in the middle of citrus season. More...

Announcements

The Central Indiana Blood Center will have a BLOOD DRIVE in Rossville on March 19 from 3 to 7 p.m. in the Bennett Room. To schedule an appointment, call (765) 427-0776. Rossville Lions Club is sponsoring the drive.   More...

Meetings

Delphi CW   The CWF of the Delphi Christian Church met March 6 at the church with Katie Cree as hostess. There were 13 members present. More...

Sports

Oracles fall to Tipton at Regional

Delphi completed one of the most successful seasons in program history Saturday morning against Class 2A’s #2-ranked Tipton on the Blue Devils home court with a courageous effort in a 60-48 defeat.  More...

CJHS wrestlers compete

Carroll Junior High wrestlers recently competed in the Frankfort Invitational.  Truman Plank earned a first place finish, while Bradley McCain earned a third. Fourth place finishes went to Brandon McClish and Tyler Ortman.   More...

DCMS swimmers defeat Pioneer

The Delphi Community Middle School swim team beat Pioneer 110 to 76.  Tanner Pearson won the 100 IM and 100 breaststroke; Maddie Sheiss took the 200 and 400 freestyles; Keegan Sheiss was first in the 100 free and 100 back; and Kaleb Kinsler pick 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...

Obituaries

Everett O. Riffey

Everett Oliver Riffey, 71, of Buck Creek, passed away at Methodist Hospital on Wednesday, March 6, 2013.  More...

M. Jane Slusser

Mary “Jane” Slusser, 82, of Logansport, passed away at 11:25 a.m. Saturday, March 9, 2013, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.  Born Feb. More...

Dan Noonkester

Dan Noonkester, 64, of Delphi was called home on Saturday, March 9, 2013, at 6:51 p.m. at I.U. Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.  Dan was born on Dec. 28, 1948, in Pearisburg, Va., to the late Roy L. and Mary F. (Stump) Noonkester. More...