October 16, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Recycling to resume

CCRC hires driver

Carroll Communities Recycling Cooperative (CCRC) hired a new driver Monday night. Anthony Ovalle of Flora will begin his duties on Monday.  The former driver resigned without notice Oct. More...

Delphi Superintendent changes course for corporation police department

At a special Oct. 7 meeting of the Delphi Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees, Superintendent Ralph Walker proposed the corporation develop a police department for the campus. More...

Local News

Gun owners are urged to document firearms

Thousands of firearms are lost or stolen each year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF). More...

Help preserve the watershed

The Wabash River Enhancement Corporation and the Carroll County Soil and Water Conservation District invites the public to attend an input session Oct. 23 at 6 p.m. at the Delphi United Methodist Church, 1796 US421, Delphi.  More...

THIS IS A HAMMER

Punctured Pipe Needs Quick Fix

Q: While running an Ethernet cable along a baseboard, I drilled into the drywall and right through a small copper water pipe. A small spray of water actually shot out of the drilled hole! More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Walnuts overhead

I don’t look good in a hard hat, or a football helmet or even wearing designer biking head gear. I realize that protective head covering is not intended as a fashion statement. That said, some folks look good in hard hats. More...

Brady’s Hope - born from tragedy

On June 9, 2012, just two weeks after Carroll Jr.- Sr. High School graduation, our son, Brady Noonkester, lost his life to an accidental prescription drug overdose. More...

Shutdown concerns

Like many in Carroll County, I am frustrated with the federal government shutdown in Washington.  Like or dislike ObamaCare, there are things that all Americans can agree on. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Pastor Appreciation Month

Let me start by saying that this article is not a solicitation for myself. I am a blessed pastor in Flora and serve a congregation that expresses its love and support in many ways. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

GRANDPARENTS MUST AVOID PLAYING FAVORITES

QWhat’s the best way to handle grandparents who play favorites? My parents are partial to our oldest child, and our youngest child has noticed and is beginning to ask questions. 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...

Education

Education News

JENNIFER BRODAR, formerly of Delphi, has accepted a fellowship for the doctoral program at Johns Hopkins University School of Education in Baltimore, Md. More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent fillings  GE Capital Retail Bank filed a complaint against Jeanne Mitchell.  Soaring Capital LLC filed a complaint against Lisa Walkup.  The following estates were admitted for probate: Orla Johns, Frances Gish, and Suzanne Nels More...

Marriage Licenses

Michael C. Davis, 25, and Randi B. Ostler, 23, both of Flora.  Kyle J. Cox, 21, Monticello, and Jessica J. Collins, 23, Delphi.  Michael L. Burcham, 67, and Rhonda S. Clingerman, 45, both of Rossville.   More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings Pearson’s Marina filed complaints against David Walker and Thomas Kasput.  Pamela Haskins filed a complaint against Peter Kunce and Megan Kunce.  Co- Alliance LLP filed a complaint against Brian Wise.  J. More...

Bicentennial Train to bring exhibit, hands-on activities

Canal Park, Delphi, will host the Indiana Historical Society’s Bicentennial Train for a three-day event, Oct. More...

County updates official government Website

Carroll County Commissioners accepted an offer from a Delphi Community High School class to develop an official county government Website approximately a year ago. More...

DCSC meeting topics: master contract, ISTEP results, lower interest rate on bond

Delphi Community School Board approved a two-year agreement with the Delphi Classroom Teachers Association at a special board meeting Oct. 7. More...

Community

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

As I’m writing, the thermometer is reading more like late summer than the middle of autumn, but I still can’t help but think about my favorite “warm the heart” dishes. More...

Meandering Melodies

Out of the Fast Lane

Grandma’s Cook-Off Contest Remember Grandma Beulah’s dump and pour method of cooking and not really following recipes? More...

Showing their enthusiasm for Flora

The weather was perfect Sunday afternoon to shoot the lip dub promotional for the Town of Flora. More...

Sports

Late field goal lifts Oracles

Friday night was Homecoming Night at Berto Field and the Delphi fans did not go home disappointed. A late field goal and an opportune defense helped lift the Oracles to a 17-14 victory over conference foe Benton Central. More...

Homecoming royalty

  The 2013 Football Homecoming Queen at Delphi Community High School is Shelby Bradshaw. Her escort is Walker Alderman. Portraits by Lori More...

Cougars clip Falcons’ wings

With a good crowd and future cheerleaders present, and a football team primed for action, the stage was set for a fun Senior Night at CHS Friday. The Cougars shut out the Frontier Falcons in the second half to win 34-14.  More...

Society

100th birthday is celebrated

The Auxiliary Chapter of Psi Iota Xi held a surprise 100th birthday party for Mary McCormick, right, on Oct. 10 at her home in Delphi. More...

Birthday open house

Charles Burton of Flora will celebrate his 86th birthday at an open house on Sunday, Oct. 27. The event, hosted by his family, will be from 2 to 4 p.m. More...

Camden Class of ‘57

The Camden High School Class of 1956 held its 57th reunion at 41 Main St. in Camden on Sept 21. More...

Obituaries

Dwight P. Pullen

Dwight P. Pullen “The Popcorn Man,” 69, died at Homewood Healthcare on Oct. 12, 2013.  Born in Logansport, on Dec. 26, 1943, he was the son of the late Elver and Rose Pullen. More...

Garrett Wayne Ada

Garrett Wayne Ada, infant son of Brandon Wayne and Megan Nicole (McAninch) Ada of Delphi was stillborn at 11:34 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at St. Elizabeth East Hospital in Lafayette.  More...

Michelle R. Johnson

Michelle R. (Smith) Johnson, 44, of Bringhurst, passed away at 4:45 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, at IU Medical Center in Indianapolis.  She was born on July 1, 1969, in Kokomo, to Robert “Bob” and Deborah (Davis) Smith. More...

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