November 13, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Carroll may appeal CES A-F school score

Schools are assigned grades from the State, A through F, based on various criteria. More...

Announcements

The public is invited to attend a going away OPEN HOUSE for Annette Griessman, director of the Camden-Jackson Public Library. The event will be held from 2 to 6:30 p.m. Nov. 15, her last day. More...

Songwriters, artists collaborate for event

“The Sights and Sounds of An Opera House Town” is a special event coming to the Opera House Gallery of Contemporary Art in Delphi.  More...

Meetings

CC Historical Society   Carroll County Historical Society annual dinner meeting was held Oct. 10 at Historic Peirce Stone Barn in Delphi.  More...

Local News

Church honors veterans

Flora First Christian Church celebrated Veterans Day on Sunday, Nov. 10, by honoring church members who are veterans or are currently in the service. More...

Leadership Carroll County accepts registrations for 2014 class

Registration is under way for the 2014 class of Leadership Carroll County (LCC), an indepth adult leadership development program. More...

Purdue Extension Carroll County hosts open house

The public is invited to attend the Carroll County Extension Service Open House on Nov. 16 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the 4-H Community Building in Flora. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Catalogues and hope

Genevieve and I never met.  More...

Closed door meetings raise eyebrows

Government entities are allowed to meet behind closed doors for very specific reasons. Those reasons are detailed in the Indiana Code. More...

Reinstate ‘Garden Spot’

When I was a kid growing up in Cutler, I used to hitch a ride to Flora to go to a show or whatever. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Thank You

Two recent situations reminded me that you don’t have to go to Washington, DC, these days to find divisive, acrimonious attit udes. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

FATHER MUST FIND TIME TO SPEND WITH TWEEN DAUGHTER

QI feel like my daughter’s slipping away. I want to be a great dad, but I don’t know how to connect with her now that she has reached the “tween” years.  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...

Obituaries

Charles R. Horn

Charles R. Horn, 90, of Burrows, died at 12:18 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  He was born May 8, 1923, in Woodville, Ind. (Carroll County), to the late Ellis and Nora Thornington Horn. More...

Terry G. Woodward

Terry G. Woodward, 54, of Rossville, passed away Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at Milner Community Health Care in Rossville.  Born Aug. 26, 1959, in Sullivan, he was the son of Bailey and Nancy Graves Woodward. His mother survives.  More...

Neil P. Shannon

Neil P. Shannon, 90, formerly of Pittsburg, passed away at 9:36 a.m. Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at Dukes Memorial Hospital, Peru.  Born Jan. 14, 1923, in Fort Wayne, he was the son of Paul and Gladys Hungerford Shannon. He married Doris J. More...

Special Sections

DCSC adds two positions to staff roster

There will be more employees in the Delphi Community School Corporation after the Board of School Trustees Monday night meeting. More...

Leadership Carroll County to help prospective political candidates

Carroll County voters will be faced with several voting decisions in 2014. Leadership Carroll County (LCC) wants to help county residents who are thinking of perhaps running for pubic office by offering education about the campaign experience. More...

Proposed Carroll firearms policy adds exception for educational purposes

Carroll School Board had a first reading of a revised Firearms Policy at its Nov. More...

Angel Tree sign-up set for Nov. 19

Children’s names will be taken for the Angel Tree signup Nov. 19 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Area IV Agency office, located at the Brooks Center, 901 Prince William Rd., Delphi.  More...

CC Historical Society announces donations

Carroll County Historical Society is the recipient of three recent donations.  Steve and Debbie Mulligan and Dick and Phyllis Porter donated a large framed poster, “The Story of Corn and Corn Flakes,” printed in 1927. More...

Community

Meandering Melodies

Out of the Fast Lane

Homework policy When I was a young girl most folks sent their children to the public school. This started to change in the 1980s as a few parents became very dissatisfied with the public educational system and decided to start private schools. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

The 2013 countdown to Thanksgiving continues with my favorite versions of those traditional must-have side dishes and accompaniments. More...

Camden

Mary Whitfield Camden 686-2553   Camden Woman’s Literary Club will meet at 7 p.m. Nov. 19 in the library’s reading room. More...

Sports

Carroll Soccer awards

The Carroll Soccer Team ended its season with its annual banquet where 11 senior team members were honored. Five seniors were recognized for playing all four years on the team - Justin Willoughby, Derik Caldwell, Haley Hamilton, More...

Carroll harriers earn awards

Conn qualifies for semi-state

Carroll Junior-Senior High Cross Country teams recently held a joint awards banquet.  The high school team celebrated three runners who qualified at the Logansport Sectional for Regional competition at Culver Military Academy – Shari Bowe More...

Scoreboard

Full Story

Society

Births

Jason and Kacie (Haring) Kessler of Monticello are parents of a 6-pound, 5-ounce son, Gunner, and a 5-pound, 4-ounce daughter, Vivienne, born Oct. 17 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Lafayette. More...

Reunions & Gatherings

CHS Class of 1963 Carroll High School Class of 1963 had its 50-year reunion in Kokomo on Sept. 21. More...

Education

Colts select Houston for academic honors

Bryer Houston, a Delphi Community High School senior and offensive lineman and linebacker for the Oracle football team, has been selected to the 2013 Colts Academic All State Football Team.  More...

DCMS announces honor roll

Delphi Community Middle School Principal Ann Marie Circle announces the first nine weeks honor roll. A Honor Roll   EIGHTH GRADE – Jacob Bowlin, Emily Hudson, Kristina Powlen, Chanelle Robinson, Dacota Shockley and Luke Yoder.  More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filing  Pearson’s Gas filed complaints against the following: Joann Raderstorf; Gary Stevenson; and Teresa Darling.  Max Thompson and Pamela Thompson filed a complaint against Brian Endress and Angela  Boyles.  Br More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings  The estate of Edwin Kressley was admitted for probate.  The estate of Thelma Brown was admitted for probate.  JP Morgan Chase Bank N.A. filed a mortgage complaint against Carl Auten Jr. and the unknown tenant.  More...

Marriage Licenses

Cole A. Hartman, 19, and Adria A. Runion, 19, both of Delphi.  Mark A. Sammons, 44, and Brooke N. Colella, 40, both of Battle Ground.   More...