June 26, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Celebrate July 4 with fireworks and more

Independence Day celebrations throughout the county will be held July 4 and the following weekend. Flora  Flora’s fireworks display on July 4 will be set off by the volunteer fire department beginning at dusk from the Community Park.  More...

Local News

Top 10 senior scams from the National Council on Aging

The following is a list of the top 10 senior scams according to the National Council on Aging, www.ncoa.org. 1. Health Care, Medicare & Health Insurance Fraud  More...

Prophetstown Village Weekend June 29-30

The village at Prophetstown State Park will welcome back Jessica and Mark Eaton of Woodland Indian Education Programs this weekend, June 29-30. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Historic church gifted to DPS

The gifting of the historic former home of the Delphi United Methodist Church was completed this week with the recording of the warranty deed transferring the property to the Delphi Preservation Society.  More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Growing Up

Most recently, my son and his three children visited us from Oregon. I had not seen them in three years. Oh, my how they had grown! The biggest changes we could see were in the youngest, almost four years old now.  More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

GRANDPARENT SHOULD TREAD LIGHTLY WHEN DISCUSSING DISCIPLINE

QMy grandson is going to be 2 years old next month. Whenever he doesn’t get his way, he screams at the top of his lungs and throws a tantrum. My daughter says it’s a stage, but I don’t remember my kids doing that. More...

Society

Guge 74th anniversary

Paul Wayne “Jim” and Pauline Guge of Burlington will spend their 74th wedding anniversary reminiscing and spending time with family. They were married July 1, 1939, at Mount Echo Park in Cincinnati, Ohio. More...

Humbarger 70th anniversary

Devon and Pauline Humbarger, 1213W. 150S., Bringhurst, are celebrating their 70th anniversary today, June 26.  Humbarger and the former Pauline Ross were married June 26, 1943, in the First Brethren parsonage in Flora by the Rev. More...

Storey 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Storey of Delphi celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner hosted by their children after returning home from a trip to St. Augustine, Fla.  More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings  Midland Funding LLC filed complaints against the following: Ronald Pettengill; Jack Miller; and Julie Hawn.  An estate was opened for Opal McKinley.  An estate was opened for Doris Pirtle.  Leslie L. More...

Marriage Licenses

Anthony W. Kramer, 50, and Cynthia A. Baker, 50, both of Delphi.  Jon T. Clear, 25, Camden, and Alissa D. Butler, 23, Lafayette.  Benjamin D. Hufford, 19, Rossville, and Kaitlyn R. Wade, 18, Cutler.  Aaron B. More...

Real Estate Transfers

Karen Stankard and Karen Kinsey to Jeffrey Stankard, quit claim.  Sheriff of Carroll County, Jeffery W. Maxwell, Brandi A. Maxwell and Green Tree Servicing LLC to U.S. Bank N.A., sheriff deed.  Sheriff of Carroll County, Charla L. More...

Special Sections

Public defender services on the rise in county

$50K now and more later

The Carroll County Council agreed to advertise for an unplanned $50,000 additional appropriation for public defender services, as requested from Carroll Circuit Court Judge Benjamin Diener, at Thursday night’s meeting. More...

Flora and Camden to jointly pursue rail-served industrial development

The Town Councils of Flora and Camden recently approved an Interlocal Cooperative Agreement to provide for establishment and administration of the Camden-Flora Rail Corridor Commission (the “Commission”). More...

Next Carroll project to be health and fitness center

Carroll School Corporation’s next big project will be a health and fitness center.  At the June 18 school board meeting, Dr. More...

Community

Meandering Melodies

Out of the Fast Lane

The new column   More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

The Fourth of July will be extra special for my family this year. My nephew Jeremy recently moved nearby and the entire Mississippi crew will be heading north. The party’s at our house and I can’t wait. More...

Meetings

Delphi Preservation Society   More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Retail retaliation

The executives at my regular gas station chain got talking to the head guys at my old grocery store and they came up with a plan.  They decided to link their rewards programs - one card for both stores. More...

Community Foundation planned giving feature is convenient, easy and informative

Good planning requires good information. More...

New alcohol and drug abuse support group

I am the facilitator for the White County area SMART Recovery® alcohol and drug abuse support group. 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

Graduates of Trine University’s School of Professional Studies were among more than 400 students who participated in Trine’s commencement ceremony on May 4 on the main campus in Angola. More...

Obituaries

Max E. Harshbarger

Max E. Harshbarger, 77, of South Bend, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2013, at St. Joseph Regional Medical Hospital of Mishawaka.  Max was born April 20, 1936, the son of the late James and Ruth (Ward) Harshbarger. He was raised in Flora.  More...

Lewis N. Mullin

Lewis N. Mullin, 96, of rural Delphi, died at 9:45 p.m. Thursday, June 20, 2013, at the Mulberry Health and Retirement Community.  Born Feb. 24, 1917, he was the son of Roscoe C. and Pearl Sterrett Mullin. More...

George E. Brovont

George E. Brovont, 81, of Pyrmont, passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at his home surrounded by his family.  Born Jan. 26, 1932, in Elkhart County, he was the son of the late Elmer A. and Rosa K. Ganger Brovont. More...