July 31, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Rail Commission organizes

Camden and Flora will work to bring rail services to central Carroll County

The newly formed Camden Flora Rail Corridor Commission was established by resolution between the two governments June 10. The Commission held an organizational meeting July 19 to elect officers and begin to develop a plan of action. More...

Local News

Capital Comments

How did Indiana’s state budget recover so fast?

Professor of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University   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...

Call out for all karaoke enthusiasts

The 158th annual Old Settlers Celebration will begin Aug. 7 and run through Aug. 10 around the courthouse square in Delphi with rides and amusements, entertainment, an art show, local organizations’ booths, and plenty of food.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Together

“Wherever we go, whatever we do  We’re gonna go through it together” from the musical Gypsy, words by Stephen Sondheim  More...

Delphi council left hanging

Delphi residents left their city council members hanging at a July 22 city utilities improvement explanation meeting held at the Canal Center. More...

Teamwork leads to Delphi arrest

Last Tuesday afternoon (July 23), the City of Delphi received a report of a robbery. This time it was at Bill’s Rock Shop on the east side of the courthouse square. More...

Society

Robbins 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. More...

Announcements

There will be SAFE SCHOOL/ACTIVE SHOOTER PRESENTATION July 30 at 10 a.m. at the Rossville School Building, 1 Robert Egly Dr. in Rossville. More...

May celebrates 95th

Mary May of Delphi celebrated her 95th birthday July 20 with a dinner hosted by her two sons and friends at the Stone Barn in Delphi.  Mary was born July 26, 1918, in Mulberry, to Forrest R. and Ruth Miller. More...

Education

Delphi, Carroll, Rossville announce school opening information

Delphi Community, Carroll Consolidated, and Rossville Consolidated school corporations announce their school opening information, including registration dates, book rental fees, and lunch prices. More...

EDUCATION NEWS

GRACE CURRIE of Delphi, an English major, was named to the in the dean’s list in Ithaca College’s School of Humanities and Sciences for the Spring 2013 semester.   More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings  Brenda M. Blanc was charged with OVWI endangering,  OVWI, and OVWI with a prior conviction. More...

Marriage Licenses

Cameron L. Blocher, 20, Flora, and Melanie A. Welk, 19, Rossville.  Landon W. Flory, 20, Camden, and Andrea N. Skiles, 22, Rossville.   More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener  Recent filings  Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Branden Apitz.  An estate was opened for Eleanor Hardy.  An estate was opened for Gerald Danaher.  David A. More...

Special Sections

New legislation could mean additional felons in county

Lawmakers want more self-sufficiency

A piece of legislation that was adopted by the Indiana General Assembly last spring could mean that Carroll County will be required to house or monitor those who have been convicted of what is now considered a Class D felony. More...

Thursday afternoon crash claims two lives

A 17-year-old Cutler teen and his 14-year-old passenger were killed Thursday afternoon in Carroll County. More...

Community

Dementia - A caregiver’s perspective

Kathy Reece of Lafayette along with her two brothers, have taken turns over the last nine years caring for their mother, Elaine Quinn, who was diagnosed in 2004 with dementia. More...

Senior Health Rankings highlight health problems of aging population

A new national report analyzing the health status of seniors in the United States finds a nationwide increase in rates of obesity, diabetes and other chronic diseases. More...

Professional Briefs

FIRST FINANCIAL officially opened the doors to its new Flora banking center with a grand opening celebration on July 26. More...

Sports

Harvest Hustle race results are announced

The Carroll County Community Center’s 4th Annual Harvest Hustle 5K run/walk was held July 27. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

You First

Romans 12: 9-10.  Be devoted to one another in brotherly love. Honor one another above yourself.  I have lived and pastored in this community for many years. Almost 25 years. In that time, I have baptized many. Buried many. Wed many. More...

6th Annual Community Prayer Breakfast scheduled

The community is invited to attend the Delphi Comm unity School Corporation’s 6th Annual Community Prayer Breakfast on 12 at 7 in the Community High School Little Theatre and commons. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

TEEN’S USE OF MARIJUANA CAUSES TENSION IN FAMILY

What can we do about our teen’s use of marijuana?  When we confronted him, he said that it’s now socially acceptable and on the verge of being legalized. He’s refused to stop, and we’re not sure how to respond.  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

Christopher Mummert

Christopher John “Chris” Mummert, 17, of Cutler, passed away Thursday, July 25, 2013, due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident.  Born Aug. More...

Hunter J. D. Walker

Hunter James Dean Walker, 14, Flora, died Thursday, July 25, 2013, due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident.  He was born Feb. More...

Billy Ray Adams

Billy Ray Adams, 70, of Delphi, died 10:36 p.m. Friday, July 26, 2013, at St. Elizabeth East Hospital, Lafayette.  He was born March 24, 1943, in Dorchester, Va., to John E. and Ruth M. Harber Adams. More...