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Camp T takes White County to court over hog operation

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Local News

Monday fire claims Climatek storage barn

A storage building on West Elizabeth Street in Flora, just east of the railroad tracks, owned by Climatek Heating & Cooling, was destroyed by fire Monday afternoon.  The initial report was that a shed was on fire, but it turned out to be a b More...

Stellar’s Façade program gets new requirement

Delphi Mayor Randy Strasser announced Monday at the Board of Works meeting the State has issued an amendment to Stellar Programs which are including Façade Improvement services. More...

DCSC schedules special public meeting

The Delphi Community School Board will hold a special public meeting Monday, Aug. 26, at 6:30 p.m. at the Corporation office. The agenda item for the meeting is to discuss funding options for the latest round of school building renovations.   More...

Sports

Carroll, Delphi open football seasons Friday at home

Delphi and Carroll both have home opener football games this Friday night at 7.  The Oracles, coached by Josh Strasser, are host to the Central Catholic Knights. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Don’t Be Involved...

As I’m sitting here thinking about writing this article, my mind starts to focus on everything else but this article – What I have to do tonight. What I have to do tomorrow and everything in between. More...

Announcements

First Assembly of God in Delphi will hold a REVIVAL starting Sunday and continuing through Wednesday. Services on Sunday will be at 9:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Services Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday will begin at 6:30 p.m. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

NEW PARENTS FEEL OVERWHELMED BY TOO MUCH CHILDCARE ADVICE

QAs first-time parents, we’ve been overwhelmed by all the advice we’ve received from people. Though they are wellmeaning, I feel like telling them to mind their own business. Is that wrong?  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 Edwin and Beverley Angle of More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

John E. Brown, 39, and Annissa M. Eimen, 36, both of Monticello.  Jay A. Anderson, 52, and Jennifer L. Allen, 46, both of Flora.   More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

The following cases were dismissed: Chase Bank USA N.A. vs. Abbey K. Hutton; Chase Bank USA N.A. vs. Russell D. Knowles; Dottie J. Ingle vs. Danielle N. Rose and Celina Insurance Group; Midland Funding LLC vs. Candy Kauffman; Robert Stafford vs. More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Levi S. Hall, 22, North Vernon, pled guilty to conversion and was sentenced to a year in jail with 355 days suspended. More...

Special Sections

Flora Council approves funding for depot project

The Flora Town Council is supporting Flora Main Street’s efforts to preserve the old train depot by providing funding to dismantle and store the structure until a plan is in place for its location and restoration.  Melissa Bishop told the More...

Remaining Hoosier Heartland to open in phases

Ribbon cutting planned to celebrate final section between Logansport and Delphi

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces portions of the new State Road 25 Hoosier Heartland between Logansport and Delphi will open in phases beginning the week of Sept. 15 through late October. More...

Commissioners pave the way for Flora Community Club to manage 4-H Building

Renovation project and 40-year management proposal RFP to be advertised

Carroll County Commissioners took the first steps Monday morning needed to enter into an agreement with the Flora Community Club to manage the 4-H Community Building in Flora for 40 years after renovations are made to the structure. More...

Community

Meetings

Flora Main Street   More...

Call-out for artists, crafters, hobbyists for Flora art bazaar

The annual Flora Fun-tastic Art Bazaar is planned for Saturday, Oct. 5. It is sponsored by Flora Main Street and will be part of the Flora Community Club’s Moonlight Madness event.  More...

Announcements

Delphi Presbyterian Church will host its SENIOR CITIZENS’ MONTHLY LUNCHEON Aug. 21 at noon in the church Fellowship Hall. All are invited and an elevator is available for those in need. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Speak it out loud

In my job selling real estate I unlock and lock a lot of doors on any given day. More...

Comments on Congress

What you need to know about Congress right now

The parties are more divided ideologically than they’ve been for many decades, with one side fiercely hostile to government and the other convinced that government can accomplish good things.  More...

Society

Engagements

Roger and Pat Gross of Monticello and David and Tina Albaugh of Flora announce the engagement of their children, Emily Gross of Monticello and Chris Albaugh of Flora.  More...

Kennedy, Spesard wed

Kaitlin Kennedy and Carson Spesard exchanged marriage vows at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Delphi. More...

Langston 50th anniversary

Edward and Linda Langston of New Palestine will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house on Aug. 31. The event, hosted by their daughters, will be from 2:30 to 5 p.m. at the Faith Community Center, 5526 SR26E in Lafayette.  More...

Obituaries

Jerry Lee Hammond

Jerry Lee Hammond, 70, of Flora passed away Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, at his home surrounded by his family.  Born March 27, 1943, in Metea, he was the son of Harry and Josephine (Hopper) Hammond. More...

Gary P. Leighty

Gary Phillip Leighty, 77, of rural Delphi, died at 7:40 a.m. Thursday, Aug. More...

Charlotte S. Jewett

Charlotte S. Knott Jewett, 66, of New Salisbury, died Friday, Aug 16, 2013, in Floyd Memorial Hospital, New Albany.  Charlotte had worked at Indiana Packers Co., Delphi, in security, and at the former Shell and Dairy Barn gas stations.  More...