August 7, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Troubles mount for Drs. Wagoner

Last Tuesday, July 30, Howard County Superior Court 1 Judge William Menges signed restraining orders against several businesses and bank accounts belonging to Drs. Don and Marilyn Wagoner of Burlington. More...

Report vision-impaired corners/road signs

Carroll County Commissioners urged motorists and residents to report corners with crops or weeds which impair drivers’ line of sight at intersections or interfere with their ability to observe stop signs. More...

Local News

Delphi Opera House not-for-profit forms

With the Delphi Opera House restoration on a fast track for completion, plans are moving apace for the operation of the facility once it opens in 2015.  More...

Kiester to celebrate 100th birthday

St. Elizabeth Healthcare Campus resident Dorothy Kiester will be 100 years old on Aug. 14.  Dorothy was born in Fort Wayne and grew up on a farm near Albany with her aunt and uncle. She had two sisters and a brother. More...

Professional Briefs

THE ANDERSONS INC. More...

Sports

Chaos wins World Series

Two local 8th graders, Hailey Atkisson (Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School) and Maggie Deboy (Rossville Jr./Sr. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Showing love outside the church

In the Gospel of Mark there are 26 intimate encounters between Jesus and an individual. Only two took place in the Synagogue, which was their church. In the book of Matthew Jesus has 34 encounters with individuals. More...

Praying around the perimeter

The 2nd Annual Pray Around the Perimeter for Carroll Schools is this Sunday, Aug. 11, at 7 p.m. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

ASK SON ABOUT FRAT BEFORE HE PLEDGES

QOur son is heading off for his first year at college and wants to pledge to a fraternity. Is this a good idea for a freshman? I don’t know much about fraternities.  Jim: The answer to this question depends on a number of factors.  More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

The following earned degrees from Ivy Tech- Lafayette at the Spring 2013 graduation:  Bringhurst – CASIE TRENT and DOUGLAS ABDON.  Burlington – STEPHANIE STETZEL.  Camden – CORBIN BEAMER, DANIEL SHAVER, and PAUL YERKE More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings An estate was opened for Hanna Appleton. Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Jeffery Spence.   More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts  Recent filings  Marcel Folkerts and David Josleyn were each charged with illegal possession of an alcoholic beverage by a minor.  Terah J. More...

Marriage Licenses

Mark R. Roth, 38, and Jennifer A. Brewington, 40, both of Delphi Scott B. Spencer, 33, and Stacy L. Spencer, 38, both of Flora Ryan R. Pearson, 36, and Courtney L. Johnson, 25, both of Delphi Chad L. Reppert, 40, and Shanna D. More...

County works toward hiring an administrator

Carroll County Commissioners and Council met in a joint session Monday afternoon to discuss several topics relevant to both groups. More...

Much to do at this year’s Old Settlers

The 158th annual Carroll County Old Settlers celebration will begin tonight, Aug. 7, and continue through Sat., Aug. 10, in Delphi. The event will feature entertainment, food venues, rides, and much more. Highlights are listed below. More...

Delphi Council on the way to increase utilities rates

Mayor proposes project reduction

Delphi City Council members Brian Garrison, Carolyn Pearson, John Bennett and Nelson Smith received a significantly reduced list of water and sewer utilities needs to consider funding at Monday night’s meeting. More...

Community

Washington Twp.

Marilyn Hile Deer Creek 859-4871   The women of Faith Lutheran Church’s ELCA will meet on Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. All women of the church are invited to attend and enjoy the fellowship and Bible study.  More...

Camden

Mary Whitfield Camden 686-2553   Free clothing of all sizes and school supplies will be given away Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Camden First Baptist Church.  Camden-Jackson Township Public Library board will meet at 7 p.m. Aug. More...

Burlington

Cheryl Milburn Burlington 566-3453   Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Town Hall.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Bear hug

I walked down the sidewalk and past the parking garage at a quick pace, dodging a car that pulled across my path. Five men, car parkers in crisp white starched shirts, stood inside and in line waiting for the next customer.  More...

Scandal must not derail efforts to improve education

There is no excusing or minimizing the misdeed in Indiana that cost Tony Bennett his job in Florida. More...

Society

90th birthday

Maxine Sanders of Flora will be celebrating her 90th birthday with her family. Her birthday is today, Aug. 7. She has one daughter, Vicki Wolf of Cutler, two grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. Mrs. More...

Boyles, Bickling pledge vows

The former Amber Dawn Boyles and her husband, John Charles Bickling, are residing at 552 Gallegos Circle, Erie, Colo. 80516, following their wedding last summer.  The ceremony was in The Dove House in Lafayette, Colo. 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...

Obituaries

Thomas M. Williams

Thomas M. “Tom” Williams 70, of Kokomo, passed away in the Emergency Room at St. Joseph Regional Healthcare, Kokomo, on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013.  More...

Elaine A. Ledman

Elaine A. Ledman, 49, of Delphi, died Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at her residence.  The daughter of the late Max D. Perry and Wilma S. More...

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