March 5, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Delphi residents will continue to enjoy weekly recycling

Continued weekly pickup, and an ongoing partnership with Flora and Burlington were agreed to by the Delphi City Council Monday night. More...

Local News

Ag Hall of Fame inducts Rhonda Hicks and Carroll County Tire

The Carroll County Agriculture Association held its annual meeting and Hall of Fame Banquet March 3. Doug Mears presented 2014 Hall of Fame inductees Rhonda Hicks and Carroll County Tire represented by Curt Gibson.  More...

Announcements

The LADIES AUXILIARY OF THE VFW POST #9383 in Delphi meets the second Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Post, 304 N. Market St. For information, call (765) 564-3620.   More...

Meandering Melodies

Out of the Fast Lane

Petrina’s Purse   Cousins. How special they are. They have been a part of my past. They are a part of my present. They will be a part of my future if the Lord tarries. The neatest thing happened recently with a couple of my cousins.  More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Vision

Many of you recently viewed the amazing athleticism displayed in the many events of the Olympics. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

CHECK VARIOUS RESOURCES BEFORE DECIDING TO ADOPT

QI’ve heard that you were abandoned and orphaned as a child, and that Focus on the Family is encouraging adoption through the foster care system. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

STEFANY MAYHEW of Delphi was recognized for outstanding academic performance in the fall 2013 semester and was placed on the Dean’s List for the Indiana University Bloomington School of Public and Environmental Affairs. She is a sophomore. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts  Recent filings  Discover Bank filed a complaint against Nicole Johnson.  Accounts Recovery Bureau Inc. More...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County assessor’s office. By law, buyers and sellers are responsible for the accuracy of information provided on the forms. Delphi  More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener  Recent filings  Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC filed complaints against the following: vs. Chad Handy; vs. George Keller; vs. Dona Johnson; vs. Renea Smith; and vs. More...

Special Sections

$7.5 million planned for affordable rental housing in Delphi

Area IV projects slated

The Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) awarded Area IV Development, Inc., a local not-for-profit housed within Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs, over $717,000 in Rental Housing Tax Credits (RHTC) for a 10 More...

Commissioners hesitate to adopt second proposed zoning law

Carroll County Commissioners did not immediately approve the Area Plan’s newest version of a proposed zoning law at the Monday morning meeting. More...

Ordinance to address semis using certain residential streets in Flora

Semis using GPS to locate a business or project on East Elizabeth Street are getting hung up when they follow GPS directions that take them down residential streets, said Marshal Paul Redmon at Monday night’s Flora Town Council meeting.   More...

Community

Burlington

Henry & Cheryl Milburn Burlington 566-3453   The Food Pantry at the Church of Christ is open Mondays from 12 noon to 3 p.m.  Classy Classics E.H. Club will meet Monday at the home of Judy Downham.  Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. More...

Washington Twp.

Marilyn Hile Deer Creek 859-4871   The Deer Creek Presbyterian Church had as guest speaker Sunday morning its former pastor, David Smook. More...

Camden

Mary Whitfield Camden 686-2553   Jackson Township Advisory Board will meet at 7 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Topic distractions

On the counter where I keep my laptop, I also pay the bills. This salmon colored laminate counter with the two black stools below was originally designed to be a breakfast bar. More...

‘The Greatest Generation’ deserves to be honored

Those who fought and served in World War II have been called “The Greatest Generation.” The term was popularized by Tom Brokaw in his book and his interviews. More...

Sees benefits to ‘tourist’ rail

The recent articles on the expansion of the industrial park northwest of Camden and its rail connections to the Winamac Southern Rwy. with rail spurs — and even the possibilities of “tourist” rail — are very exciting.  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

Marjorie M. Curts

Marjorie M. “Mogie” Broach Curts, 95, of Americus, died Monday, March 3, 2014, at 6:05 p.m. at Mulberry Health & Retirement. She had been there for one week and in failing health.  More...

Donald Joseph Brown

Donald Joseph Brown, 81, of Rensselaer, passed away at the Rensselaer Care Center on Friday, Feb. 28, 2014.  Donald was born on Aug. 14, 1932, in Rensselaer, the son of Joseph Andrew and L. Mildred (Nagel) Brown, both deceased.  More...

Morris M. Taber

Morris M. “Butch” Taber, 51, of Rossville, passed away Friday, Feb. More...