March 26, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Carroll School Board approves e-learning day

Snow days have opened a new opportunity as Carroll plans to try a day of e-learning. Saturday, April 5 has been approved as an electronic make up day for March 12. More...

Local News

Shake off winter with 5 spring superfoods

This year’s unrelenting winter makes it feel like spring weather will never get here. Eventually there will be a new crop of nutrientpacked spring foods to boost your health and help shrugoff those winter doldrums. More...

Delphi Senior Activities

The following is a list of activities for the month of April available to seniors sponsored by the Carroll County Senior and Family Services. For information contact the office at (765) 564-2772.  April 2014   More...

Flora Senior Activities

The following is a list of activities for the month of April available to seniors sponsored by the Flora Senior Center. For information contact the office at (574) 967- 3400.  April 2014   More...

Sports

‘Legends of Delphi’ Alumni basketball game is rescheduled

The 6th Annual “Legends of Delphi” Alumni Basketball Extravaganza game has been rescheduled for April 5 at 2 p.m. in the Delphi Community High School gymnasium. More...

League & tournament champs

The Frankfort Regulators won the Carroll County Community Center’s Men’s Basketball League regular season and tournament. More...

Girls Tennis Sports Schedule

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Society

Collins 50th anniversary

Joe and Lou Ann Collins, 1542 Holt Road, Paducah, KY 42001, formerly of Flora, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at a family dinner April 4 in Indianapolis by their daughter and her family.  More...

Hill-Burwell

David and Lisa Hill of Burrows announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth, to Gordon Burwell.   He is the son of Keith and Shannon Burwell of Delphi.  The bride-elect is a 2011 graduate of Delphi Community High School. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings  LVNV Funding LLC filed a complaint against William Marion.  M.&M. Rentals LLC filed a complaint against Billy Waters Jr. and Chelsea Terry.  Lucas M. More...

Marriage Licenses

Kevin P. McKinney II, 33, and Darcy A. Wescott, 23, both of Delphi.  Ryan K. Riley, 37, and Lindsay C. Patton, 29, both of Delphi.   More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings  JP Morgan Chase Bank N.A. filed a mortgage complaint against the unknown heirs and devisees of Steve W. More...

Special Sections

There’s nothing like hands-on experience

Delphi Community Elementary student Matt Hasler cradles a rooster in his arms at Carroll County Ag Day held March 20 in the gymnasium of The Sanctuary church on Monroe St. in Delphi. More...

Agreement reached on Manor spending limits reduction

Carroll County Council members worked with Carroll Manor Assistant Superintendent Diane Brown Thursday morning to more closely align the expected spending in the next nine months with the expected income. More...

Community

Announcements

The CARROLL COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY will meet at 7 p.m. March 27 at Flora Pizza King. Jeff Blaydes, candidate for U.S. Representative District 4, will be speaker. Come early and join the group to eat prior to the meeting. More...

Meetings

Flora Main Street   The Flora Main Street Steering Committee met March 19. Plans for the parking lot planting project were discussed and levels of sponsorship set. More...

Camden

Mary Whitfield Camden 686-2553   Mt. Zion Lodge No. 211 will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Masonic Temple.  Camden Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. April 2.  Dorcas missionary Society of the Baptist Church will meet at 2 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Unexpected moments

I have a new friend. This is an unexpected relationship. Daniel is two years old. He has dark black hair, a big smile, eyes that somehow beam the wonder he sees all around as he runs, climbs and explores. Daniel is Korean. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

When the storms come

Years ago, a family had purchased a home in a nice wooded valley just outside of the local community. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

BUILDING MEMORIES IS SO IMPORTANT AS KIDS GROW UP

QWhat are some things I can do to make good memories for my kids and family?  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

Cleo A. Vass

Cleo A. (Hayes) Vass, 96, passed away Saturday, March 22, 2014, at Howard Community Hospital, Kokomo.  She was born July 18, 1917, the daughter of Forest and Hilda Girard Hayes. She graduated from Rockfield High School. On Jan. More...

Matthew ‘Pete’ Jackson

Matthew E. “Pete” Jackson, 92, of Flora, passed away Monday, March 24, 2014, at Waterford Health Campus in Kokomo.  More...

David E. Starrett

David Earl Starrett, 71, of Monticello, died at 3:24 a.m. Monday, March 24, 2014, at his home after battling brain cancer for three years.  More...