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Carroll School Board OK’s purchase of police vehicle

Purchases, policy, and personnel were on the agenda at the June 4 Carroll School Board meeting.  More...

Local News

Home Tour set for June 15

Flora Community Club’s Home Tour will take place this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Organized by the Community Club’s KICK Team, this year five homes, with a variety of styles, will be featured. More...

Indiana ranked 2nd ‘Most Competitive State’ for business

According to the Indiana Economic Development Corporation, Indiana was ranked as the most competitive state for business in the Midwest and the second best nationwide in Site Selection magazine’s Top 10 Competitive States of 2012.  More...

Meetings

Delphi CWF   The CWF of the Delphi Christian Church met June 3 with Carolyn Edging as hostess.  Sixteen members answered roll call by sharing something fun they had done in the last few weeks.  Sharon Quinn gave devotions.  There More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Way off course

After a terrible Sunday evening storm of wind, thunder and driving rain, Monday morning dawned peaceful in the Indiana Dunes. Lake Michigan was calm as far as the eye could see. More...

Guest Commentary

Summer hunger

Nearly half of Indiana’s school children are enrolled in the school meal program, meaning their last day of school likely may provide their last reliable meal until classes resume in August. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

The Family Business

In the world of violins, one name towers above all others, Antonio Stradivarius. Centuries ago, Stradivarius made the violins that still command exorbitant prices. In 2011, one of his violins sold for an astounding $15.9 million.  More...

Vacation Bible School

Valley View Baptist  Vacation Bible School at Valley View Baptist Church, Flora, will be June 24 through June 28 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Delphi Christian Church  More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

WIFE’S DEPRESSION CREATES EMOTIONAL DISTANCE WITH HUSBAND

QMy wife was just diagnosed with severe depression and anxiety. She rarely engages in conversation, and even though she’s on medication, she acts like she doesn’t want to have anything to do with me. 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

Mary C. Mitchell

Mary C. Mitchell, 88 of Greenfield, formerly of the Burlington area, passed away on Sunday, June 2, 2013, at 7:58 a.m. at Springhurst Health Campus.  She was born on Oct. 31, 1924, in Peru, to Lewis and Florence (Williams) Marburger. On Aug. More...

Marvin Warren

Marvin Warren, 71, of Burrows, passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at Chase Center in Logansport. Born Dec. 17, 1941, in Owenton, Ky., he was the son of the late James A. and Flossie (Connley) Warren. On Aug. More...

Angela D. Kelly

Angela Denise Kelly, 46, of Delphi, passed away on Friday, June 7, 2013, at her parent’s home in Delphi. Born on Aug. 20, 1966, in Lafayette, she was the daughter of Orville G. and Laura E. (Fry) Metzger, Jr. More...

Special Sections

Beautifying town, salvaging depot top Flora Main Street’s to-do list

Flora Main Street has developed a “Now, Soon and Later” project list to improve the looks of the town, explained Main Street representative Melissa Bishop at Monday night’s Flora Town Council meeting.  More...

Hog Jog marks 35th year; cruise-in 25th

Fun, food and contests will highlight Flora’s Hog Jog Day on Saturday. The event takes place at Flora Community Park.  More...

Delphi School Corp. will use bonds to buy busses

The Delphi School Board voted unanimously Monday night to use money obtained from the latest General Obligation (G.O.) bond (not yet received) to purchase one of three new school busses for next year. More...

Community

Announcements

The first ever KIDS DAY AT THE CANAL will take place Saturday, June 22, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Canal Park, Delphi. Admission is free. “Uncle Fred” will give electric safety shows at noon and 1:30 p.m. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Father’s Day weekend is the perfect time to fire up the grill, get the family together and bring on the beef! But, if Pops (and the rest of the fam), are into healthier living, this fabulous meal may be the best Dad’s Day gift ever! More...

Camden

Mary Whitfield Camden 686-2553   Camden Community Club will hold its annual fish fry on June 15 in the Community Building with serving from 5 to 7 p.m.  Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. More...

Sports

Oh so close to the Final Four

Defending State champs need last inning rally to overtake Oracles

Delphi concluded its second best season in school history with a heartbreaking 2-1 loss to Northfield in the Class 2A Regional championship last Tuesday at Wabash.  But the Oracles gave the defending State champion Norsemen all they wanted in a More...

Girls soccer team advances to Mid-West Regional

For the second year in a row, an area youth soccer team has advanced to the Mid-West Regional level in the President’s Cup Tournament. More...

Society

Wilson 50th anniversary

Keith and Phylis Wilson of Rossville, formerly of Cutler, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house June 15 from 2 to 6 p.m. at 8804N Co. Rd. More...

Fountain celebrates 90th

Edgar “Bud” Fountain of 6224N. 900W., Delphi, IN. 46923 will celebrate his 90th birthday with family and friends. Fountain was born June 15, 1923, on the home farm northwest of Delphi to Edgar Fountain Sr. More...

Births

Greg and Tara (Hutsell) Wilson of Westfield are parents of a 6-pound, 9-ounce daughter, Karrington Grace, born June 1 at St. Vincent Carmel Hospital in Carmel. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

ALIX PARRETT of Bringhurst, a senior majoring in psychology, has been named to the Trine University, Angola, dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester.   More...

Honor students named at CES

Principal Amanda Skinner announces the Carroll Elementary honor roll for the fourth nine weeks. More...

Call Outs

DCHS volleyball   The Delphi Community High School Volleyball Program has Open Gym for those interested in playing next year every Monday and Thursday from 4 to 6 p.m. at the high school for grades 7-12. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings  Cavalry SPV I LLC filed a complaint against Sandra M. Hayes.  Springleaf Financial Services of Indiana Inc. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings  Consumers Credit Union filed a complaint against Sandra Kibler.  Gregory F. More...

Marriage Licenses

Karl W. Ingalls Jr., 23, and Nicole L. Brubaker, 22, both of Flora.  David L. Dishon, 42, and Annalisa C. Vandenham, 31, both of Flora.  Joshua B. Tull, 28, and Jessica K. Wilds, 28, both of Monticello.  Daniel R. More...