December 4, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Pete Award goes to Gary Parrett

Giving back to the community where he has lived his entire life is not something this year’s Flora Lions Club Pete Award winner ever thinks twice about. More...

Local News

Volunteers and donations needed for Christmas Basket project

Volunteers are needed to help sort toys for the annual Toys and Gifts Distribution and the Food Basket project as part of Christmas Food Baskets, Inc. More...

Prosecutor Ives announces re-election bid

Carroll County Prosecutor Rob Ives (R) announced Tuesday he will seek a second consecutive term in 2014. Ives said he will be a candidate in the May 6 Republican Primary Election. “I am seeking re-election to the office of More...

Announcements

A free CHRISTMAS DINNER will be served Christmas Day from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Deer Creek Presbyterian Church. Everyone is invited. More...

Sports

Oracles advance in Indiana Kitchen Classic

Delphi won its season opener over Clinton Central 61-38 last Wednesday and then survived a hard-fought win over Frontier 42-31 in the opening game of the Indiana Kitchen Classic tournament Monday night at Delphi. More...

GNCC champion

Corey Silverthorn has won the GNCC (Grand National Cross Country) Series Four Wheeler Class Championship. He competed in 13 races in 10 different states from March through October. More...

are 5-5 in duals

The Delphi varsity wrestling team started the year off again in a meat grinder at Chesterton High School with the Oracles going 1-4.  Scores were:  Portage 50, Delphi 15  Lawrence North 36, Delphi 42  Chesterton 56, Delphi 18  More...

Society

Births

Kyle and Julie (Richardson) Forgey of Camden are parents of a 6-pound, 2-ounce daughter, Adonai Elizabeth, born Nov. 27 at St. Elizabeth East Hospital, Lafayette. 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

Frederick J. Bennett

Frederick “Fred” J. Bennett 58, of Flora, passed away at 4:57 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, at Howard Regional Hospital, Kokomo. More...

David K. Hargiss

David K. Hargiss, 73, of Kokomo, died unexpectedly Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at St. Joesph Hospital ER, Kokomo. More...

Fred Sheagley

Fred Sheagley, 82, of Kokomo passed away at 9:10 p.m. Nov. 26, 2013, at his home. More...

Special Sections

County leaders lay the groundwork for commissioners assistant

The idea of hiring an assistant to help commissioners gather information about the inner workings of departments is not a new concept across the State of Indiana. However, it is relatively new to Carroll County.  More...

Slavens loses court case against county council

Judge determines elected official resided outside of his district while commissioner

Former Carroll County District 1 Commissioner Ron Slavens was removed from office last February when the Carroll County Republican Party Central Committee determined he, and his wife Carmen, who was at the time the Adams Township Trustee, had been li More...

Original Delphi Christmas parade volunteers chosen to be marshals

Rosie and Nathan Wilson met in Logansport in 1967, married in 1968 and moved to Delphi in 1970. The couple joined the Delphi First Presbyterian Church and became Youth Fellowship leaders. More...

Community

Community Thank You’s

Appreciate storm help   We would like to take this opportunity to personally thank everyone who helped us clean up after the storm on Nov. 17, and we also thank those who offered to help.  More...

Meetings

Wednesday Forum   Members of Wednesday Forum met at the home of Carolyn Bonelli for their November meeting. She presented a program about glassware.  More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

One of my personal holiday traditions is to set a few days aside for baking – no matter how busy my schedule seems to be. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Countdown

This time around, I figured my job was going to be a lot easier.  Ten plus years ago, in this very column, I detailed my antics and tribulations as father of the bride. More...

Letters to the Editor

Addresses letter writer More...

Faith

Keep Christ in Christmas

Here are 10 ways to keep Christ in Christmas

The number one way to keep Jesus Christ in your Christmas celebrations is to have him present in your daily life.  More...

Lessons from the Heart

Staying focused in a busy world   More...

Announcements

REVIVAL MEETINGS will be held Dec. 9-15 at the Flora Mennonite Church, SR 18E, starting each evening at 7:30. James Zimmerman of Ewing, Ill., will be speaking. Everyone is welcome.   More...

Education

CES Honor Roll is announced

Carroll Elementary principal Amanda Skinner announces the Honor Roll for the first nine weeks. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Judge Kurtis Fouts  Recent filing  Shawn D. Smith was charged with dr iving while suspended.  Richard H. McCasland was charged with two counts of OVWI endangering, and OVWI with a BAC of .08% but less than .15%  * * *  More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener  Recent filings  Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. filed a complaint against Doug Sanson.  An estate was opened for Otis Lauderdale.  A default judgment was entered in Security Federal Savings Bank vs. Jason M. More...

Real Estate Transfers

Terry Davidson and Denise Davidson to Leo C. Rider and Clara E. Rider, warranty deed.  Margaret L. Hamilton irrevocable trust agreement to Ronald I. Dickinson trust et al, quit claim.  Joseph D. Schultz and Jeffrey A. Schultz to Timothy E. More...