March 19, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Proposed Zoning Ordinance comments requested

Carroll County Commissioners request county residents to submit written comments about the proposed zoning ordinance until April 2. More...

Local News

Delphi Rotary adds new members

Delphi Rotarian Dean Overholser inducted two new members, Benjamin Diener and Brock Dawson, into the Delphi Rotary Club on March 11. More...

Historic farms sought for rural preservation award

Indiana Landmarks and Farm Bureau welcome nominations for the 2014 John Arnold Award for Rural Preservation. The award recognizes the preservation and continued agricultural use of historic farm buildings in Indiana.  More...

Burlington continues discussions on recycling cooperative

Stan Moore reported to the Burlington Town Council March 11 that he met recently with Carroll County Recycling Cooperative representatives from Delphi and Flora. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Persevere

On February 21, 1885 the Washington Monument was finally dedicated. It had been under construction for over 35 years! During the Civil War, construction stopped entirely and other unexpected circumstances slowed construction once it resumed.  More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

EX’S FACEBOOK REQUEST COULD HARM MARRIAGE

QShould I accept a “friend” request on Facebook from an old boyfriend? I’m in love with my husband and committed to him, so I feel sure that this won’t pose a threat to our marriage. What do you think?  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

Clifford Martin Jr.

Clifford “Ray” Martin Jr., 61, of Flora, passed away Friday, March 14, 2014, at St. Vincent Hospice in Indianapolis. Born Nov. 11, 1952, in Kokomo, he was the son of Clifford Ray Martin Sr. and Carol Anderson Martin. More...

Janette I. Atkisson

Janette Irene (Flook) Atkisson departed this life on Thursday, March 13, 2014, surrounded by family, love, and light. More...

Phyllis Jean Clawson

Phyllis Jean (Hayes) Clawson, 87, of rural Delphi, died at 7 a.m. Saturday, March 15, 2014, at her home.  More...

Carroll Manor employee may face discipline for Facebook posts

Carroll County Council President Jim Hancock addressed County Commissioners Monday morning about a situation with a Carroll Manor employee using the social media site, Facebook, to make allegations about improper conduct of the county council and oth More...

Vote Center revs up April 8 for absentee voting

Carroll County has been deemed a “Vote Center” county, which means any registered voter can visit any location established in the county, when it is open, to cast a ballot in the May 6 Primary Election. More...

Commissioners eke out money to help Carroll Manor

Carroll Manor Superintendent Martha Lewis announced to Carroll County Commissioners Monday morning there are still 26 residents at the county home. Only 12 of that number are paying the full rate of $63/day. More...

Community

Announcements

The Delphi Presbyterian Church SENIOR CITIZENS’ MONTHLY LUNCHEON for March has been cancelled. Beginning April 9 at noon, the luncheon will be offered the second Wednesday of each month in the Fellowship Hall. More...

Meetings

Flora Psi Iota Xi   Beta Alpha Chapter of Psi Iota Xi, Flora, met March 5.  More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Now that we are in Lenten season, fish becomes an item on the menu of many Friday family meals. But it doesn’t take long until the fish sticks, tuna or even grilled salmon lose their favor. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Benefit of the doubt   More...

Transparency: Not Republican, not Democrat

Openness in government is not a liberal, conservative, Republican, Democrat, Independent, TEA party or Libertarian issue. The importance of transparency in local, state and federal government should transcend parties and political ideologies.  More...

Society

Robertsons celebrate 60th

Mr. and Mrs. Roy Robertson of Monticello celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary in January.  Robertson and the former Pat Allen were married Jan. 9, 1954, in Burnettsville. He was employed at RCA in Monticello. More...

Births

Russ and Stefany (Kuns) Hollinger of Cutler are parents of a 5-pound, 14-ounce son, Andre Tate, born Feb. 18 at I.U. Health Arnett, Lafayette. Grandparents are Steve and Juanita Kuns of Flora and Kenneth and Coleen Hollinger of New Castle. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

JOHN MICHAEL BEALE, a Delphi Community Middle School eighth grader, recently served as a page for State Sen. Brandt Hershman. He is the son of Mike and Jonella Beale of Delphi.  More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts  Recent filings  JP Morgan Chase Bank N.A. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener  Recent filings  The estates of Fern Walters and Mary McCormick were admitted for probate.  Tracy L. More...

Restaurant Inspections

Routine Inspections 2-19/3-5-14 CAMDEN Maple Leaf on Main No violations noted. DELPHI Monical’s Pizza  More...

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