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Carroll board moving forward with health/fitness center project

Carroll School Corporation just completed its science facilities project and is now moving forward with its next project. At the Carroll School Board meeting Sept. 3, the board approved the contract for the project architect, Lancer & Beebe. More...

Local News

Neighbors unhappy with BZA decision

APC  Area Plan Commission members Bob McCain, Kirk Germond, Susie Waymire, Mary Susan Brown, Don Frushour and county surveyor Donnie Shockley recently sent a favorable recommendation to the BZA to approve a special exception for Jason Summers to More...

Indiana’s CollegeChoice 529 Plan to encourage Hoosiers to save with $2,500 drawing

State Treasurer Richard Mourdock, chairman of the Indiana Education Savings Authority, has announced that September is College Savings Month along with an opportunity to win $2,500 toward a College- Choice 529 Savings Plan.  More...

$1 million being made available to address childhood food insecurity and family well-being

North Central Health Services (NCHS) has announced it will make $1 million available for multi-agency, collaborative programs addressing childhood food insecurity and family well-being. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Neighbors

Communities are made up, not of mere contiguous land parcels, but also of neighbors living on this land. It is land combined with people and the interaction and interdependence that occur there which makes community.  More...

Guest Commentary

Beware!

The number one drug of choice is in your medicine cabinet!  More...

Society

Hirt, Jenkins pledge vows

Kara Hirt and Abram Jenkins exchanged wedding vows on May 12 in Burlington.  She is the daughter of Bonita Hirt of Flora and Harvey Hirt of Auburndale, Fla. More...

50th anniversary open house

Mr. and Mrs. Brice Crowel of 10962 N. 700 W., Delphi, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house Sept. 15 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Wabash & Erie Canal Conference Center in Delphi. More...

Little 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. John Little of 5710 W. 415 S., Delphi, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a mini vacation given to them by their children as a surprise.  Little and the former Nancy Miller were married Sept. More...

Obituaries

William R. McCain

William Reid McCain, 81, formerly of Brookston, Delphi and Kokomo, passed away on June 18, 2013, in Dallas, Texas, after a long battle with dementia.  “Bill,” son of Hope and J. More...

Warren A. Messick III

Warren A. Messick III, 77, of Fort Collins, Colo., formerly of Rossville, passed away Wed., Aug. 21, 2013, at Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins.  More...

Lona L. Kennedy

Lona L. Kennedy, 73, of Summerfield, Fla., passed from this life, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013. Born in Goshen, Ind., she was the daughter of the late Colin and Virginia (McClish) Bowser. More...

Delphi Council takes step toward rate hikes

Delphi City Council members took the first formal step to raise water and sewer rates and make significant improvements to both utilities Tuesday night. More...

Photo

Signs announcing Carroll County will be placed along the Hoosier Heartland Highway (SR25) in Carroll County upon the completion of the highway. More...

DCSC trustees go forth with bond

The Delphi Community Multi-School Buildings Corporation voted to allow the Delphi Community School Board to pursue a $2 million bond Monday night. More...

Community

Announcements

Delphi American Legion will serve a BAKED STEAK DINNER on Tuesday from 11 a.m. 1 p.m. at the Legion on S. Washington St., behind The Flower Shoppe. The monthly lunch is held the third Tuesday of each month and is open to the public.   More...

Volunteers needed for log cabin clean-up

The Flora Main Street promotion committee will be opening the 1834 log cabin at the Flora Park in conjunction with town-wide events and celebrations throughout the year. More...

Meetings

Flora Community Club   At Flora Community Club’s Sept. 3 meeting, several items of business were discussed.  The annual Moonlight Madness event will be Oct. 5. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Outrage and 9/11

September 11, 2001, was a day that is etched in many of our memories like the news of Pearl Harbor was for my grandparents. Our outrage over that day birthed two war fronts and many security measures internally for our nation. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

HUSBAND’S FRIENDSHIP WITH WOMAN COULD HARM MARRIAGE

QMy husband told me a month ago that he has started to eat lunch with a single lady in his office. He says they’re only friends and feels sorry for her since she is new to the company. 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

Area students who were named to the summer term dean’s list at Ball State University, Muncie, include: NICOLE BALDWIN, Burlington; TYLER MACY, Flora; and SAMUEL THOMPSON, Rossville. More...

DCHS student wins Patriotic Art Award

Members of the Carroll County VFW Post #9383 awarded Delphi Community High School senior Kayleen Baker a check from the Indiana State Ladies Auxiliary to the VFW for her artwork she entered in the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Young American Creative Patrioti More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts  Recent filings  Brittney Dunbar was charged with criminal mischief.  AJ Dunn was charged with driving while suspended with a prior conviction and speeding.  Lena E. More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener  Recent filings  The estate of Thomas Kulupka was opened for probate.  Wiper Corporation filed a complaint against Matthew Phillips, Christa Phillips, Wesbanco Bank Inc. et al.  Ricky E. More...

Marriage Licenses

Bryan L. Wagoner, 27, and Brooke D. Emery, 25, both of Lafayette.  Corbin K. Beamer, 25, Camden, and Tara K. Neher, 30, Logansport.  Levi A. Byrd, 24, and Janelle Weatherford, 24, both of Bringhurst.  Ryan D. More...

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