July 3, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Report blind corners!

Carroll County Commissioners are asking community members and others who drive county roads to make a report to the Highway Department when they are unable to see cross traffic due to high weeds or crops at corners. More...

Local News

Kids Day at the Canal

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Memorial Ride to Washington, D.C.

Several members of the Carroll County Veterans Riders had the opportunity to join with members of the motorcycle group Rolling Thunder for their annual Memorial Day Ride to the Wall in Washington, D. More...

Rotarian of the year

The Monticello Rotary Club named Barbara Johns, right, Rotarian of the Year. President Cathy Gross presented the award to Johns at a recent Rotary luncheon. Photo provided More...

Sports

10U tourney champions

Delphi 10U All Stars defeated Rossville 9-0 to win the Colfax Tourney championship. Jordan Roth pitched the shutout. More...

Tourney runner-up

The Delphi 8U All Stars were the runner-up team at the Colfax Tourney. Delphi was defeated by the Flora All Stars in the championship game. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

FREEDOM!

Tomorrow we celebrate our independence as the United States of America. A day of celebration of food, friends, family and fireworks as we look back in thanks of our many freedoms!  More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

IMPENDING MOVE COULD BE UPSETTING TO KIDS

Q: Due to a job transfer, we’re moving to a different region of the country. How can we help our kids adjust to a cross-country move? More...

Obituaries

Joyce Adams

Joyce Adams, 73, of Galveston, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2013, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.  Born Aug. 4, 1939, she was the daughter of Von A. and Thelma (Perry) Burton. She was a 1957 graduate of Flora High School, Flora. More...

P. Alan Finkenbinder

P. Alan Finkenbinder, 60, of Lafayette, died at 12:40 a.m. Monday, July 1, 2013, at his residence. He was born Nov. 26, 1952, in Lafayette, to Carolyn Sue Biery Finkenbinder of Lafayette and the late Paul Edwin Finkenbinder. More...

Penny K. Soper

Penny K. Soper, 63, of Delphi, passed away at 5:39 p.m. Thursday, June 27, 2013, at IU Health Arnett Hospital in Lafayette.  Penny was born on Oct. 1, 1949, in Lafayette, to Gerald W. and Bertie (Wamsher) Smith. More...

Honoring those who defend freedom

The Flora Main Street organization has decorated business windows to add interest to the downtown. More...

County to hire healthcare law consultant…. clock is ticking

The deadline for all Americans and businesses to comply with the federal government’s healthcare mandate is approaching. More...

Motion to dismiss Slavens’ lawsuit heard

Former Carroll County District 1 Commissioner Ron Slavens was in court Tuesday afternoon to hear why the Carroll County Rep ublican Party wants Special Judge Bradley Mohler to dismiss his case against them. More...

Community

Community Thank You

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HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

There’s nothing better than a cool sweet treat or a refreshing beverage to help celebrate a toasty Independence Day. If you’re having friends over, it doesn’t hurt if the dessert’s a showstopper as well! More...

Meandering Melodies

Out of the Fast Lane 13th Birthday Clickety Clack . . . Clickety Clack . . . More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Lesson plan

It was not particularly good weather for a wedding. The sun and the clouds fought each other for the sky overhead. The wind pushed canvases of billowy white, then dark gray. An occasional burst of blue would interrupt the tussle above.  More...

Comet delivery delays

The United States Postal Service has made a change. The Kokomo sectional center no longer sorts mail other than what stays in the 469 zip codes; most mail previously sorted there is now going to Indianapolis for sorting.  More...

Wants Delphi parking enforced

How many useless non-enforced ordinances does the City of Delphi carry on its Ordinance Record? I, for one, am going to pursue this issue.  Attorneys are paid big bucks to write these ordinances and then they are not enforced. 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. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

ROBIN GUISE of Flora graduated May 11 from Minnesota State University, Mankato, with a Master’s degree in Urban Planning & Government Management. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts  Recent filings  Servicemaster Advantage filed a complaint against Judy Crider.  St. Elizabeth Regional Health filed complaints against the following: vs. Rebecca  Price; vs. Shown Draper; vs. More...

Marriage Licenses

William D. Harper, 21, and Sarah L. Wilkinson, 22, both of Flora.  William R. Doane, 50, Camden, and Jennifer I. Bartlett, 39, Delphi.   More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener   An estate was opened for Clifford Pearson.  An estate was opened for Joan McCain.  Nationstar Mortgage LLC filed a mortgage complaint against Rodolfo Morales.  Beneficial Financial I Inc. More...

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