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34th annual Sheriff’s Association Youth Leadership Camp

Carroll County Sheriff Tony Burns recently announced the 34th annual Indiana Sheriff’s Association Youth Leadership Camp to be held in June and July. More...

Special session for County Redevelopment Commission Wednesday

According to a Carroll County Redevelopment Commission and Redevelopment Authority notice, the two groups will meet in special session today, Wednesday, at 9 a.m. in the Commissioners meeting room on the second floor of the Carroll County Courthouse. More...

Bicentennial Train coming to Delphi

Informational meeting May 2

On May 2, the Indiana Historical Society (IHS) will host an informational community meeting to discuss the Indiana Bicentennial Train’s fall visit to Delphi. The meeting will be from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Canal Center, located at 1030 W. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Double take

It was a combination of three things that started the trouble. First, I told the barber to go down to the 1 1/2 buzz cut clipper. Then, second, the hair decided to go more white than anything else. More...

Capital Comments

Revenue forecast revision and the state budget

On Tuesday, April 16, the Indiana General Assembly heard the long-awaited revenue forecast update. “Up” is the right word. More...

Friends, Family and Flora Community,

We write this with heavy hearts, but with tremendous love and thanksgiving as well. Words cannot express our gratitude for all of the well wishes, thoughts, and prayers that have been showered upon us. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Reversing the Flow

Communication is a key factor in our culture. Businesses can be operated more efficiently with good communication as well as medical and emergency facilities. The list goes on and on. More...

Reunions & Gatherings

Deer Creek Alumni The Deer Creek Alumni Association met recently for its annual business meeting and luncheon at the Deer Creek Community Center. There were 67 in attendance including 30 members and 37 guests. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

HUSBAND’S POKER PLAYING MAY BE SIGN OF GAMBLING ADDICTION

HUSBAND’S POKER PLAYING MAY 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...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings NCEP LLC filed a complaint against Angela Richardson. Flora Estates filed a complaint against Barbara Henderson. Horizon Veterinary Service filed a complaint against Mike Herman and Yvette Herman. More...

Marriage Licenses

Justin B. Connaway, 22, and Hayleigh Chadwick, 21, both of Frankfort. Daniel T. Claypool, 35, and Tina L. Brant, 35, both of Monticello. Michael F. Flores, 47, and Monica L. McTaggart, 37, both of Delphi. William A. Jeffers, 36, and Danielle M. More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings Capital Alliance Financial LLC filed a complaint against Caryl Sherman and Robert Sherman. Midland Funding LLC filed complaints against the following: vs. Juan Ovalle; vs. Mandy Bogan; vs. Jerry Garrett; vs. Karen Pickett; and vs. More...

Big health care changes in store for small businesses

Seminar planned to address issues and answer questions

The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a free seminar, “Big Changes for Small Business: Health Care Reform,” May 7 at the Wabash & Erie Canal Interpretive and Convention Center on north Washington St. in Delphi. More...

Student arts push in Carroll County

Free program designed to enhance youth interest and proficiency in self-expression

Delphi Community School Corporation fifth grade students have the opportunity to stretch their artistic wings outside of their usual weekly art class before the end of the school year thanks to a local resident who believes children need as much expo More...

Community

4-H News

2nd Grade Fun Day Second graders and their parents are invited to a Mini 4-H Fun Day May 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the 4-H building in Flora. The program includes many “hands on” events - Dogs; Llamas, Crafts, Bicycles and Foods. More...

Announcements

A FREE COMMUNITY DINNER will be served the last Tuesday of every month starting at 5 p.m. at the Flora United Methodist Church. Carryouts will be available by calling (574) 967-3989. Everyone is welcome. More...

What’s Happening Elsewhere

The TIPPECANOE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF CHILD SERVICES is seeking interested individuals to foster and/or adopt children between 0- 18 years of age. There will be a training session May 9 from 6 to 9 p.m. More...

Sports

#4-ranked Oracles win five straight

Sterrett strikes out 17 again

Delphi improved its overall record to 10-2 with its second five-game winning streak of the season after completing a Hoosier Conference sweep of Twin Lakes, a 7-2 win over Class 4A #6-ranked Noblesville Saturday night and a 13-3 victory in over Bento More...

Arion to play on ESPNU

By John J. Dunn Contributing sportswriter

Louisville’s # 16- ranked softball team, with Delphi 2011 graduate Whitney Arion as its starting shortstop, will have two upcoming games nationally televised on ESPNU. More...

New Sectional alignments announced

The IHSAA Executive Committee unanimously approved new sectional alignments on Monday which placed member schools into sectional groups in eight team sports for the 2013-14 and 2014-15 school years. More...

Society

Summe 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. George Summe of Burlington will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at French Lick. Summe and the former Mary Helen Hendrix were married May 4, 1963, at the First Brethren Church in Burlington. More...

Engagements

Jeff and Carla Richardson of Flora announce the engagement of their son, Brock, of Flora to Diana Harriman of New Albany. She is the daughter of Jim Harriman of New Albany and the late Pam Harriman. More...

Births

Shawn and Jessika (Kelly) Kelly, Bringhurst, are parents of an 8-pound, 8-ounce son, Carson David, born April 26 at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette. Grandparents are David and Teresa Kelly of Cutler and David and Teleena Kelly of Russiaville. More...

Obituaries

Evelyn V. Murray

Evelyn V. Murray, 94, of Galveston, went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at the Legacy at Waterford Place Health Campus in Kokomo. More...

William R. Robertson

William R. “Bill” Robertson, 81, of Delphi, died at 5:13 a.m. Friday, April 26, 2013, at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette. He was a Korean War Veteran serving from 1949-1953 in the U.S. Navy. More...

Merrill D. Hughes

Merrill D. Hughes, 83, of rural Monticello, died at 1:50 p.m. Friday, April 26, 2013, at St. Elizabeth East Hospital, Lafayette. He farmed in Carroll County and retired from Tri- State Cob near Delphi, where he drove a semi for 20 years. More...

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