May 29, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Carroll textbook rental fees include iPads

Carroll School Board approved textbook rental fees at its May 21 meeting. Dr. Chris Lagoni, superintendent, said the rental fees are comparable to last year for both schools, but there are some extra fees for consumables at some grade levels.  More...

Local News

Five awards presented at DPS annual meeting

Since 2004, the Delphi Preservation Society has presented awards at its annual membership meeting to recognize achievements in preservation in the Delphi area. Dr. Gregory Norman announced the 2013 Recognition Awards.  More...

Police Calls

Police reports are gathered from available records on file at local police departments. This information is a matter of public record and does not imply quilt or innocence. More...

Burlington Dollar General wants beer/wine permit

The Carroll County Alcoholic Beverage Board will hold a public hearing June 20 at 1 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

A day for remembering

Monday morning got off to a protracted and slow start in our household. The collection of clocks that chime and bong were at a count of ten before anyone stirred. More...

Letters to the Editor

Where is your patriotism?   More...

Capital Comments

More money for Indiana’s roads

It was a quiet session for the Indiana General Assembly. The state budget passed with time to spare. But there was at least one big change that hasn’t received the attention it probably deserves. More...

Society

Engagements

James-Leonard   Frank and Sandy James of Delphi announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Amanda Renee, of Delphi to Adam Michael Leonard of Camden. More...

Burns 65th anniversary

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Garrison 50th anniversary

Jerry and Linda Garrison of Burlington celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.  Garrison and the former Linda Howard were married May 18, 1963, at the Metea Baptist Church.  He is retired from the Western   Scho More...

Obituaries

Lou O’Reilly

Lou O’Reilly, 86, of Delphi, a lifelong resident of Carroll County, passed away Monday, May 20, 2013, at her home.  Born Feb. 9, 1927, in Flora, she was the daughter of Everett L. “Pete” and Dot Waltman Tolen. More...

Frederic E. Oyler

Frederic “Fred” Eugene Oyler, 83, was surrounded by his family when he passed away at 7:45 p.m. Monday, May 27, 2013.  Born Sept. 14, 1929, in Carroll County, he was the son of Russell and Lenna (Spitler) Oyler. On Sept. More...

Roberta J. Mosher

Roberta J. Mosher, 70, Jasper, passed away at 4:23 p.m. Friday, May 24, 2013, at Professional Care in Dale.  She was born Aug. 19, 1942, in Lex, Ind., to the late Ernest and Blanche (Sheagley) Warren.  More...

Special Sections

Delphi, Carroll and Rossville announce graduations

Delphi   Delphi Community High School will hold commencement exercises June 1 at 10:30 a.m. in the high school gymnasium.  More...

Inn Keepers Tax to begin July 1

County Council to host night meeting in June

Carroll County Council members voted five-to-one Thursday to initiate a county Inn Keepers Tax effective July 1 of this year. Council member Jamie Rough voted against the tax.  More...

Community meeting set for Carroll future projects

Carroll Consolidated has been planning the next set of capital projects, facility upgrades, and infrastructure improvements.  Staff members have been surveyed for their input. More...

Community

Announcements

TRI-COUNTY ART ASSOCIATION will meet at 7 p.m. June 6 at the Stone Barn in-- Delphi. The main event of the evening will be a fundraisingd auction of small ahousehold items, art supplies andns perennial plants meant to benefit the club. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Although the mercury never reached 60 degrees and the rains poured at our house this weekend, grilling was still on my mind. Even though we fire up every now and then in the winter, to me, Memorial Day officially begins the open flame season. More...

Community Thank You

The Carroll County Historical Society wishes to express an “attitude of gratitude” to all those who attended the fish fry last Saturday, and, just as importantly, the “county camaraderie” displayed by all those in attendance.& More...

Sports

Cougars win Softball Sectional, Regional

Carroll defended its 2A Sectional softball championship in 2012 with an 11-1 victory over Seeger last week to claim the 2013 title. The Cougars hosted Cass, the Sectional 37 winner, Tuesday evening. More...

Baseball Sectional postponed by rain

Sterrett strikes out 16 in tourney opener

Rain forced the postponement of the Class 2A baseball Sectional semi-final round at Delphi Monday night.  More...

Hoosier Boys & Girls State Delegates

Students from Delphi and Camden will be attending Hoosier Boys and Girls State in June on the campus of Trine University. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Summer Vacation

Summer (or at least summer vacation) has arrived! Summer is a time of relaxing and enjoying something different. Students are already enjoying the freedom of time off from school as homework and assignments are on hold for a couple of months. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

EX-HUSBAND WANTS TO STAY INVOLVED IN KIDS’ LIVES

QNow that I’m divorced, how can I stay involved with my kids and have a positive influence on them? 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

CHS all-school awards presented

Carroll High School Awards Program was May 13. Award recipients are listed below. Recognition Awards More...

RHS senior awards are presented

The Rossville High School senior award program was held May 14 and scholarships were presented with a total value of $443,941.57.  Recipients are listed below:   More...

Boys and Girls State selections are made

The Hoosier Boys State program is a week-long opportunity to gain first-hand insight into the rights and responsibilities of citizens in Indiana. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings  Samuel Hensley and Sherry Hensley, as administrators of the estate of Samuel Hensley filed a complaint against State Farm Insurance Company and Farm Bureau Insurance Company.  Bob’s Collections filed a complaint again More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings  Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. filed a complaint against Dennis J. Randle.  Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. filed a complaint against April M. 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. Delphi  More...