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Carroll County readies for Indiana Bacon Festival & Cook-Off

The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce announces the First Annual Indiana Bacon Festival, presented by Indiana Kitchen Bacon, will be Sat., Aug. 16, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. on the square in downtown Delphi.  More...

Local News

Down On The Farm

Retail pork prices still rising, relief expected in fall

According to Purdue University Agricultural Economist Chris Hurt, retail pork prices will keep rising to record highs this summer as the number of hogs going to market over the next several months will be lower than expected because of the Porcine Ep More...

Four tips to manage spray drift

With the increased prevalence of herbicide-resistant weeds, it is important for farmers to diversify weed management plans to incorporate more modes and sites of action. More...

Indiana Pesticide Clean Sweep Days

Clean Sweep Days is an Indiana Pesticide Clean Sweep Project designed to collect and dispose of suspended, canceled, banned, unusable, opened, unopened or just unwanted pesticides (weed killers, insecticides, rodenticides, fungicides, miticides, etc. More...

Sports

Delphi Girls’ Basketball wins tournament

The Delphi girls basketball team went 14-3 at the Vincennes Team Camp and won the “Buzzer Beater Tournament.” Team members pictured are (l-r): Front - Kayla Forgarsi, Bailey Gasser, Rylee More...

Summer Slam Tournament winners

The Delphi Thunder Travel 11U Team won the BPA Summer Slam Tournament held June 6-8 in Warsaw. More...

Delphi County Tournament winners

The 8U All-Stars recently won the annual Delphi county tournament, beating Oak Hill 14-13 in the championship game. More...

Society

Sullivan 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Max R. Sullivan, 102 Crest Dr., Delphi, IN 46923, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday.  Sullivan and the former Norma Marlene Stites were married July 11, 1954, at the Santa Fe Methodist Church in Santa Fe, Ind. More...

Toole 50th anniversary

Bob and LeAnn Toole of 121 E. More...

Jacot 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Jim Jacot, 1006 S. Hamilton St., Delphi, IN 46923, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday.  Jacot and the former Karen Kay Fogelsong were married July 12, 1964, at the Methodist Church in Rossville. More...

Obituaries

Michael L. Colvin

Michael L. Colvin, 67, of Flora, passed away Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at his home. He was born Nov. 30, 1946, in Logansport, the son of Odes and Myrl (McCain) Colvin. On Aug. 26, 1967, he married Carolyn Sullivan; she survives. More...

Maxine E. Snider

Maxine E. Sinder, 95, formerly of Camden and rural Delphi, passed away at 7:25 p.m. Saturday July 5, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Logansport.  More...

Joanna L. Smith

Joanna L. Smith, 82, of North Manchester, died at 11:11 a.m. Saturday, July 5, 2014, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, Fort Wayne.  Born Sept. 28, 1931, in Flora, Ind., she was the daughter of Leo and Sarah (Angle) Spitler. More...

Delphi’s SRO agreement hits snag at City Hall

Delphi Community School Corporation has been planning since the beginning of the year to obtain a School Resource Officer (SRO) using Federal funding through the Indiana Department of Homeland Security. More...

It’s 4-H Fair time in Carroll County

Livestock shows, 4-H projects, food, fun and free entertainment can all be found at the 2014 Carroll County 4-H Fair. Activities begin Friday evening and continue throughout the week until the following Friday, July 18.  More...

Bid accepted for newest ambulance garage

EMS director to retire

Carroll County Commissioners opened bids for the proposed Tippecanoe Township ambulance garage Monday morning. Three construction companies bid on the project. One bid did not conform to bid packet requirements. More...

Community

Announcements

The AMERICAN LEGION AUXILARY POST 75 meets the third Monday of each month at the Legion Hall on 211 S. Washington St. New members are wanted! For information, contact Debbie Gipson at (765) 564-2361.   More...

Public voting underway for Indiana State Fair ‘Vocal Throwdown’

The Indiana State Fair’s second annual “Vocal Throwdown” competition attracted 78 young singers from around the state whose audition videos are now available for public voting. More...

Burlington

Henry & Cheryl Milburn Burlington 566-3453   The Church of Christ Food Pantry is open from 12 noon to 3 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Bumper crop

I just finished a five-day stretch on the farm without a trip to town. That’s pretty unusual for me. More...

SRO would be good for Delphi community

The Delphi City Council decided Monday night to an agreement with the Delphi Community School Corporation to place a Safety Resource Officer (SRO), who would be a Delphi Police Officer, on campus. More...

Capital Comments

School capital projects referenda

Back on Election Day, May 6, nine out of 10 Indiana school referenda passed. Eight were tax referenda, where voters approved new taxes for school operating costs. Two were for capital projects, to raise money to renovate school buildings. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

A declaration of independence

I am extremely thankful for the liberty we have in America. Last week we celebrated Independence Day or the 4th of July with fireworks, parades, family gatherings and many other expressions of our liberty we enjoy.  More...

Vacation Bible School

Young America Center UMC  The Young America Center United Methodist Church is hosting a Vacation Bible School event called “Wilderness Escape: Where God Guides and Provides” from July 21-25, 6 to 8 p.m.  More...

New pastor enjoys ‘close-knit’ community

Pastor Harry Roselle, formerly of Waldwick, N.J., has been preaching at the Deer Creek Presbyterian Church since June 1. He said he finds the quiet atmosphere of the area a welcome change from the fastpaced East Coast.  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

ANNELISE ARTH of Battle Ground received a Master of Public Health from the Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, at its 169th commencement ceremony on May 12.   More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Troy A. Fortner, 44, and Amanda L. Beckwith, 31, both of Delphi.  Timothy W. York, 46, and Toni L. York, 45, both of Delphi.  Ronald L. Hively, 74, and Diana M. Lane, 64, both of Monticello.  Dale A. Babcock Jr., 22, and Jessica N. More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts  Recent filings  Katherine Cunningham and Stephen Cunningham filed a complaint against Mallory Motors Inc.  Bob’s Collections filed a complaint against Julie Perry.  Wisely Group LLC filed a complaint ag More...

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