May 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

DCHS Class of 2014 to graduate June 1

Delphi Community High School will hold commencement exercises June 1 at 2:30 p.m. in the high school gymnasium.  More...

Local News

Meandering Melodies

Out of the Fast Lane

Holsinger To the graduate   Recently a quote from John Dewey caught my attention. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

This week wraps up my four-week series of recipes from the Indiana Bed and Breakfast Association. Pretty is as pretty does with this week’s assortment of gorgeous dishes that serve as perfect Bridal Shower fare. More...

Red Cross Bloodmobile recognizes donors

The Red Cross Bloodmobile visited Honan Hall in Delphi May 22. Sixty-seven volunteers donated 61 usable units of blood.  More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Be real

When I was in Seminary, a very long time ago, I needed to earn some extra money, and a friend talked me into trying my hand at selling soap. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

SUMMER SPORTS DRIVING FATHER AND SON APART

QHow should I deal with the tension between my son and his dad over his participation in sports? Summer leagues are starting up again, and I’m dreading the inevitable fights between them. More...

Obituaries

Naomi D. Wagoner

Naomi D. Miller Wagoner, 78, of North Manchester, died at 8:27 a.m. May 26, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.  More...

Keith E. Wagoner

Keith E. Wagoner, 84, of North Manchester, died at 2 a.m. Sunday, May 18, 2014, at his residence.  Born Dec. 14, 1929, in Rossville, he was the son of Eldo and Ida C. Renicker Wagoner. More...

William Paul Crook

A memorial service for William Paul Crook, 80, of Libertyville, Ill., will be held Saturday, June 7, at 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Delphi, 213 S. Indiana St. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. More...

Special Sections

Commissioners approve Redevelopment plan

Appointed group can now purchase land and deed it to EDC

Carroll County Commissioners met in special session Tuesday morning to consider approval of a Resolution to allow the County’s Redevelopment Commission, or TIF (Tax Incremental Financing board) to acquire the former Gray’s Turkey Farm. More...

County coordinator position gets go-ahead from Council

Carroll County Council members gave unanimous approval to financially support a new position in county government at their Thursday morning meeting. More...

Rossville graduation Saturday

Rossville will hold its 2014 commencement on Saturday, May 31 at 10:00 a.m. More...

Community

Foods to avoid before bedtime

According to the AARP website, www.aarp.org, foods that are eaten for dinner or shortly before going to sleep, can prevent a person from getting much-needed rest. More...

Flora Senior activities

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

Delphi Senior activities

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

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Zig Zag

This past holiday weekend I burned our frozen Jack’s Pizza which was originally destined to be a humble Sunday lunch. I mean I scorched the thing so that it was unrecognizable and a consistency way past crispy. More...

Guest Commentary

The real tragedy of the scandalous treatment of vets: What’s happening to them might just be in store for all of us

Rudyard Kipling captured the essence of our uneasy relationship with the military more than 100 years ago: “Oh, it’s Tommy this, an’ Tommy that, an’ ‘Tommy, wait outside.’ But it’s ‘Special train for At 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...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

KARA OVERHOLSER of Bringhurst, received a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Saint Louis University during its annual commencement ceremony on May 15. A 2008 graduate of Carroll Jr.-Sr. More...

Teacher licensure may be changing in Indiana

Indiana high schools will soon be able to exercise flexibility in hiring new teachers with professional work experience through a modified teacher certification, now known as the “career specialist” license.  More...

New Executive Director for State Board of Education

The Indiana State Board of Education has named Bob Guffin as its new Executive Director. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts  Recent filings  CACH LLC filed a complaint against Kim Cripe.  Joyce Johnson filed a complaint against Jerlyn Rogers and Judith Kendall.  Tim Huff filed a complaint against Richard Ruhlander and all occupants More...

Marriage Licenses

Keegan B. McMindes, 25, and Jessica L.M. Leitzell, 21, both of Battleground.   More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener  Recent filings  Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Justin Herbst.  Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. More...