November 20, 2013 RSS feed / Local News

Toy/gift drive begins

Christmas for Kids toy drive will begin this Satu rday, Nov. More...

Discover Delphi for the Holidays

The Delphi Chamber of Commerce will sponsor activities for the community to “Discover Delphi for the Holidays” and enjoy the upcoming Christmas season events.  More...

Dogs to have own play area at Burlington park

A dog park will be the newest addition to the Burlington Community Park. The announcement was made at the Nov. 12 meeting of the Burlington Town Council.  More...

Burlington

Cheryl Milburn Burlington 566-3453   A Community Thanksgiving Service will be held at 6 p.m. Nov. 24 at the United Methodist Church. Carryout meals to shut-ins will begin at 5 p.m.  The annual Burlington Christmas Walk will be Dec. More...

Police Calls

Police reports are gathered from available records on file at local police departments. This information is a matter of public record and does not imply quilt or innocence. More...

Holley to lead FBI’s Chicago Division

Robert J. Holley has recently been named special agent in charge of the FBI’s Chicago Division. He most recently served as deputy assistant director of the FBI’s Counterterrorism Division, Operations Branch I. More...

Delphi changes spring clean-up

Curbside pick-up this spring

Delphi residents who have had problems hauling their larger throw-away items to the Riley Park Annex for Spring Clean-Up will no longer have to worry. More...

Accident claims life of Camden man

A 32-year-old Camden man was pronounced dead at the scene of a single vehicle accident in rural Carroll County Nov. 13 in the early morning. Carroll County 911 received a report from a Delphi School Corporation representative at 7:17 a.m. More...

Youthful Delphi girls start off season with a rout over Pioneer

Following Delphi’s 60-32 win over Pioneer, head coach Dan Dawson summed up the big win by expressing his positive outlook on the upcoming season.  More...

Library

Delphi Public   The library will close Nov. 27 at 6 p.m. and re-open Nov. 29 at 10 a.m.  The Nov. 20 Story Time theme for Baby Lap-Sit, Toddler Time and Pre-school is music. More...

Deer firearms hunting season opens Saturday

The most popular phase of Indiana deer hunting kicked off Saturday with firearms season. It’s estimated that at least a quarter-million Hoosiers participate in firearms season, which runs from Nov. 16 through Dec. 1.  More...

Saving the Flora Depot

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Osman Hope seeks sponsors for Honduran children’s day shelter

Ken Lavy of Camden, along with six other directors of Osman Hope Inc., a U.S. based ecumenical Christian organization, will meet Dec. 7 in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, for their annual meeting. More...

Meetings

Delphi Tri Kappa  The Associate Chapter of Delphi Tri Kappa met Nov. 12 for a box lunch and meeting at Carroll Manor. There were 17 members present.  More...

New VA dental insurance program (VADIP) available Jan. 1

A new dental insurance plan is available for veterans who are enrolled in a VA Health Plan or are enrolled in CHAMPVA. Information about the dental insurance can be found at http://www.va.gov/healthbenefits/ vadip/.   More...

Announcements

Flora United Methodist Church is offering a FREE COMMINITY DINNER on Nov. 26 in the church fellowship hall with serving at 5 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.   More...

Camden

Mary Whitfield Camden 686-2553   Camden Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the library’s reading room.  Camden American Legion will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the Legion Post.  More...

Washington Twp.

Marilyn Hile Deer Creek 859-4871   The Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will host the community Thanksgiving Service. Also participating is Faith Lutheran. The service will be Nov. 26 at 6 p.m. More...

Flora parade is Saturday; Santa coming to town

Flora’s Christmas parade, sponsored by the Flora Community Club, will be Saturday, beginning at 12:30 p.m.  Following the parade, Santa will visit with children inside Pizza King. More...

BECOME A COMET CLICK’R

State quilts Lorna Hicks and her daughters are each holding up the quilt they have made. The women embroidered the name of each state, the year it became a state, and its state bird. More...

Wanted: Board of Zoning Appeals representative

Carroll County Commissioners announced Monday they will be appointing a representative to the Carroll County Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) near the end of the year. More...

Wreckage from Sunday’s storm

Sunday afternoon’s storm took this old barn down in Clay Township, located just west of CRs 575S and 200W. More...

Spreading holiday cheer

For the second year in a row, Center Stage Dance Academy’s performance group, The Spotlight Danzers, performed at the Indianapolis Craft and Hobby Show at the State Fairgrounds on Nov. 9. More...

CheckIN Game phone-in option added for fall turkey, deer firearms seasons

The DNR online CheckIN Game system now offers hunters the option to report their harvested game from any telephone.  Hunters who use this option will talk to a live person who will enter their information into the online CheckIN Game system. More...

Bridging the cultural gap in Delphi

The Rev. Robert Williams is the new pastor of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Delphi. Rev. More...