April 24, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

County considers vote centers for 2014

Carroll County officials were presented with information about Indiana’s vote centers at a regional meeting Monday, held in the Carroll County Courthouse. More...

Local News

Board management is focus of second forum for non-profits

“Strengthening Carroll County Non-Profit Organizations through Effective Management” is the second of two forums being hosted by Carroll County Focus on the Future to benefit nonprofits organizations. More...

Camden Preservation Society presents annual awards

Eighteen members of the Camden Community Preservation Society and 10 guests met recently at “One Forty East Main” for their annual Spring Awards Banquet. More...

World Red Cross Day is May 8

Celebrate the birth of a movement and help others in need by donating blood May 8 which marks “World Red Cross Day.” The day also celebrates the birthday of Henry Dunant, the founder of what is known today as the International Red Cross a More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Machine revolt   More...

Comments on Congress

Tired of budget shenanigans? Here’s an answer

With the formal release of President Obama’s budget, the pieces are finally in place for a reprise of the Washington drama we’ve all come to know. More...

Guest Commentary

Discard unwanted prescription drugs during “Take It Back” day

Carroll County Sheriff Tony Burns will be on hand to collect any unwanted prescription drugs, vitamins and even pet medications and answer questions as part of the national “Take It Back” day April 27 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. More...

Society

Engagements

Jaqueliene Sinnamon Combs of Kokomo and Wesley Enos Berkshire of Flora announce their engagement and approaching marriage.  More...

Announcements

CARROLL COUNTY PARKS BOARD will meet May 25 at 3 p.m. at the clubhouse at Deer Creek Park.   The TRI-COUNTY ART ASSOCIATION will meet May 2 at 7 p.m. at the Stone Barn in Delphi. Members are to bring along an art project for group discussion. More...

Obituaries

Dr. William T. Dill

Dr. William Thurman Dill passed away on Thursday, April 18, 2013, in his home in Ferris, Texas, surrounded by his loving family.  Dr. More...

Don E. Draper

Don Eugene Draper, 85, of Delphi, passed away at 3 a.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at I.U. Health White Memorial Hospital at Monticello.  Born on Jan. 14, 1928, he was the son of the late Leo and Felicia (Coppock) Draper. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Judgment for foreclosure was entered in JP Morgan Chase Bank N.A. vs. Pamela S. French and HSBC Orchard n/k/a Capital One Bank (USA) N.A., $89,951.  More...

Marriage Licenses

Wiley M. Stingley, 58, and Terry L. Dewhurst, 63, both of Rossville.   More...

Restaurant Inspections

Routine Inspections: 3-21/4-11/13   More...

City and county both hit by high water

Portions of Carroll County turned into a lake last Friday and Saturday when flood waters from the Wabash River overflowed the banks and prevented water in Deer Creek to take its normal course out of the City of Delphi. More...

County doctors charged with drug felonies

The Howard County Prosecutor’s Office filed felony charges against the owners and employees of the Wagoner Medical Center on April 16. The Wagoner Medical Center has offices in Burlington and Kokomo.  More...

Community

Carroll County Garden Fair set April 27

The Carroll County Garden Fair will be April 27 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the Merchant’s Building at the Flora Community Park. More...

ASSE seeks host families

The formerly American Scandinavian Student Exchange (ASSE) organization is known today as International Student Exchange Programs (ASSE). More...

Meandering Melodies

Out of the Fast Lane

Spring cleaning Have you ever heard the saying “cleanliness is next to Godliness?” At our house spring cleaning was an important ritual when I was growing up and is still observed in a variety of ways with my mother and sisters to this d More...

Sports

Scoreboard

Baseball Carroll 7, Sheridan 1  Carroll 002 014 0 – 7 Sheridan 000 100 0 – 1 WP – Eldridge (C). 3B – Kyriakopoulos (S)  Softball Clinton Prairie 5, Delphi 1   More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Know Jesus, know peace

Cancer - we thought we were done with it. Eight years ago my wife, Tammy, was diagnosed with breast cancer. Thankfully, it was diagnosed early. The doctors moved quickly and surgery was scheduled within about 10 days - a lumpectomy. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

SINGLE MOM WANTS POSITIVE MALE ROLE MODEL FOR KIDS

QAs a single mother whose kids are approaching puberty, I’m becoming acutely aware of their need for positive male role models. Where can I go to find this kind of input?  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...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

ALI CANEN of Camden was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. Founded in 1897, Phi Kappa Phi is a collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Canen is a psychology major at Purdue University.   More...

Scholarship created in memory of Blake Underhill

A scholarship in memory of Blake Lane Underhill, 21, of Monticello, is being established through the Twin Lakes Education Foundation by the Gutterman family of Monticello. Underhill was killed March 1 in an automobile accident.   More...

Carroll announces ratings in ISSMA group contests

Carroll music groups competed this month at the Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) organizational contests (for all groups).  Contests for junior high level were April 6 at Mc- Cutcheon High School, and contests for high school level More...

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