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Proposed zoning draft available for viewing

The Area Plan Commission, in consultation with the Carroll County Commissioners, has produced an updated Draft Zoning Ordinance that includes a Rural Residential District and overall zoning map. More...

Local News

Columnist is cookin’ on camera

If you enjoy Allison Meadows Beggs’ cooking column in the Comet, you’ll want to catch her cooking show, too.  Allison hosts “Cottage Cooking with Friends,” aired on Mulberry TV (channel 15) and Xfinity (channel 81).  More...

Celebration to mark 100 years of The Camden Auto Company building

In celebration of Camden and its residents, the Camden Community Preservation Society is hosting an open house on Saturday commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Camden Auto Company building. More...

New event is Harvest of Quilts

Flora Main Street’s first annual Harvest of Quilts will be Oct. More...

Sports

Celebrating victory

Delphi’s 5th-6th grade Little Gridiron football team is seen celebrating after a recent win over county rival Carroll. The prize for the victory was the “Junior” Skillet. More...

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Faith

Lessons from the Heart

The Things We Share

World Communion Sunday, the first Sunday in October, is a day when Christians around the world gather at the table of the Lord. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

TOO MANY ACTIVITIES CAN DRAIN CHILDREN

QWe’re only two months into the school year and already we’re drowning in extracurricular activities. How much is too much? Can you suggest any practical guidelines?  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

Salin Bank has announced that the Salin Foundation Community Scholarship Program has awarded $1,500 scholarships to 14 Indiana students who began a new semester at universities and colleges this fall. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings  LVNV Funding LLC filed a complaint against Stephanye Plank.  PYOD LLC filed a complaint against Rebecca Deasey.  Bob’s Collections filed complaints against the following: vs. Agri- Lawn; vs. Dave Southern; vs. More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent fillings  Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Marlena Monroe.  The following estates were opened for probate: Richard Harness; Robert Schock; Steven Duddy; and Carolyn Orr.  Clinton Harness filed a mortgage complaint a More...

Marriage Licenses

Tobias H. Leazenby, 47, and Sara E. Liebert, 37, both of Delphi.  Troy L. Spear Jr., 25, and Samantha L. Baker, 30, both of Monticello.  Ryan M. Delaney, 24, and Morgan J. Borden, 23, both of Delphi.  Timothy A. More...

Commissioners to get proposed zoning ordinance in December

The Carroll County Area Plan Commission (APC) decided by consensus it will review final changes to the proposed zoning ordinance at its October meeting. More...

Moonlight Madness to fill Flora’s streets

Flora’s annual Moonlight Madness event is Saturday, and it will be packed with things to do – for all ages.  The Flora Community Club-sponsored event is in and near the downtown area. More...

Flora Indiana Lip Dub set to roll Oct. 13

A callout is underway for one to two thousand people of all ages to participate in a promotional video for the Town of Flora – Flora Indiana Lip Dub. The lip dub will be shot Sunday, Oct. More...

Community

Meandering Melodies

Non #3

Non-swearing is Non#3. It is a doctrine that has to do with the words you speak and the agreements you make with yourself and others. More...

What’s Happening Elsewhere

LOGANSPORT COIN CLUB’S 59TH ANNUAL SHOW will be held Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, 828 Burlington Ave. The public is welcome. Admission is free.   More...

Announcements

CARROLL COUNTY PARKS BOARD will meet at noon Oct. 12 at Deer Creek Park.   Flora Senior Center is hosting a FLU SHOT CLINIC on Oct. 8 from 10 a.m. to noon.   More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Steady rudder

Some family members and were guests Saturday afternoon to a leisurely boat ride across and back Lake Freeman. There were 10 of us on big pontoon boat fitted with comfy padded seats and lots of room to stretch out upon.  More...

Careful planning needed for 4-H Building plans

Commissioners Bill Brown, Pat Clawson and John Brown are urged to take their time before inking the proposed deal to relinquish control of the 4-H Community Building for the next 40 years to the Flora Community Club. More...

Well done, Chamber

I just wanted to take a moment and congratulate the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce for sponsoring the Senior Expo held in Burlington on Oct. 26. It was the second year for the Expo, but it was our first time being there. More...

Society

Engagements

Terry and Tammy Bollenbacher of Flora announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Karissa DiAnne, to Robert E. Rouhlac Jr., both of Raleigh, N.C. He is the son of Robert E. and Elmira Rouhlac Sr. of Augusta, Ga.  More...

90th birthday

A luncheon buffet was held at Faith Lutheran Church Sept. 22 honoring L. Virginia Marcellino for her 90th birthday. She was born Oct. 8, 1923, in Camden. Her parents were Jess and Edna Yeager.  Her marriage was in Wareham, Mass., on Dec. More...

Births

Shawn and Samantha (Smelser) Scott, 738E 700N, Delphi, are parents of twins, Colton James and Cora Leigh, born Sept. 11 at Logansport Memorial Hospital. Colton weighed 5 pounds, 1 ounce, and Cora weighed 5 pounds, 7 ounces. More...

Obituaries

Robert K. Albaugh

Robert K. Albaugh, 84, of Kokomo, passed away Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, at Community Howard Regional Hospital in Kokomo.  He was born Jan. 4, 1929, in Flora, the son of Chalmer “Chad” and Nellie Boone Albaugh. More...

Dorothy F. Dunham

Dorothy F. “Dottie” Dunham, 70, of Flora, died at 7:25 a.m. Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  Dottie babysat many children in the Flora community for several years out of her home.  More...

Russell Knowles

Russell “Mr. Russ” Knowles, 79, of Delphi, passed away Saturday, Sept. More...

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