March 12, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Stop the Quarry group to provide education to locals

The Americus Area Community Coalition was formed to halt a proposed stone quarry on Old SR25 immediately north of the village of Americus. More...

Local News

Navigating the Affordable Care Act before the March 31 deadline

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires Americans to be covered by health insurance this year. The website healthcare.gov is an online marketplace for meeting the requirement for those without insurance. More...

Dollar-A-Day Boys

A Musical Tribute to the Civilian Conservation Corps

Michigan author Bill Jamerson will present a free music and storytelling program about the Civilian Conservation Corps at the Delphi Public Library March 19 at 6:30 p.m. in the program room. More...

Service News

Welborn retires   Lieutenant Colonel Thomas A. Welborn retired from the United States Marine Corps Feb. 28 after 20 years of service. Welborn served as the Operations Officer for the Marine Corps Information Operations Center.  More...

Sports

Carroll takes Sectional runner-up honors to Rossville

Carroll (12-12) fell to Rossville (16-8) in the Tri Central Class A Sectional 54 Championship Saturday night. Final score was 61-45. More...

Signs National Letter of Intent

Johnson chooses U of Indy

DCHS senior Garrett Johnson has recently signed his National Letter of Intent to play football collegiately at the University of Indianapolis. More...

Oracles season comes to an end

For the second time this season, Delphi did not find the rims too kindly at Rensselaer as the Oracles found themselves on the short end of a 40-28 loss to the Bombers in the Sectional opener last Tuesday.  More...

Society

Births

James Ong and Cassie Long are parents of an 8- pound, 14-ounce daughter, Bella Virginia, born March 4 at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital in 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. More...

Obituaries

Michael J. Porter

Michael J. Porter, 68, Log ansport, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, March 10, 2014, at 10 p.m. in Parkview Regional Hospital, Fort Wayne.  Born March 19, 1945, in Logansport, he was the son of the late John Jr. More...

Marcella J. Combs

Marcella J. “Tillie” Combs, 76, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014, at 6:15 p.m. More...

Dorothy O. Myers

Dorothy O. Myers, 93, of Delphi, died Monday, March 10, 2014, at Woodbridge Health Campus in Logansport.  Dorothy was retired from Carroll County REMC, where she had worked as a secretary.  Her marriage was to William G. Myers in 1938. More...

Large manure spill discovered in Jackson Township

The Indiana Department of Environmental Management’s (IDEM) mission, according to the Website, is to implement federal and state regulations to protect human health and the environment while allowing the environmentally sound operations of indu More...

Keepin’ It Real recovery house closes

After four years, Keepin’ It Real recovery house has closed its doors. The mission was to help women recovering from addiction by providing a safe environment, mentoring, and life skills. It was located on South Division Street in Flora.  More...

Carroll tackles ISTEP and special education issues

Carroll’s technology systems are ready for ISTEP but practice tests provided by test vendor CTB are not. More...

Community

Announcements

The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce will host the STATE OF THE COUNTY, CITY AND TOWNS DINNER on March 13 at the Wabash & Erie Canal Center, Delphi. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with the dinner and program starting at 6.  More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

While a good St. Patrick’s Day menu of Corned Beef and Cabbage, Colcannon and Irish Soda Bread is a tasty treat now and then, this week’s column features authentic Irish dishes that can easily become part of your anytime repertoire. More...

Washington Twp.

Marilyn Hile Deer Creek 859-4871   Pastor David Smook was guest pastor recently at Deer Creek Presbyterian Church. He baptized the Garrett Matthew Prather, infant son of Michael and Stephany Prather.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Fifteen repetitions

Thursday mornings at 6:45 a.m. is my regular time at the gym for weight training. Warm up for this exercise routine starts with a brisk walk on the treadmill. The next exercise following the treadmill is squats which I do 15 repetitions at a time. More...

Cooperation yields results for taxpayers

A new truck will be responding to rescue calls throughout most of White County and Jefferson Township in Carroll County. More...

Letters to the Editor

Stand and be heard   Do you know you are about to lose many of your property rights - or do you even care? More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Email versus knee-mail

Email, we rely upon it so much and it’s great when it works. Did you ever send an email and not get a reply? You are left wondering if the person ever received it or if they just ignored it. More...

Announcements

A class on the American Constitution in relationship to the Bible will be held at 6:30 p.m. March 20 at the SHARON BAPTIST CHURCH. The class is free and open to the public.   More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

GET CREATIVE WITH FAMILY MEALTIME

QHow can we make family meals a priority when we’re so busy? Crazy schedules are the norm in our household. I don’t get home from work until 6 p.m. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

ABBY REINKE of Flora has received recognition on the Indiana Wesleyan University dean’s list for the fall semester of the 2013 academic year.   More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Robert E. James Jr., 51, and Jasmine B. Babcock, 18, both of Delphi.  John L. Turner, 48, and Patricia R. Kelly, 48, both of Flora.   More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings  Pearson’s Gas filed a complaint against Randy Willhite.  Gemini General Contracting LLC filed two complaints against Donald D. 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  Sept. 4 – 6106W. More...

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