September 3, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Former Delphi Youth Baseball treasurer charged with theft

Former Delphi Youth Baseball League treasurer Janell L. Workinger, 34, of 503 N. More...

Local News

90th birthday

A 90th birthday open house will honor Gib Gray on Sept. 13 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Burlington Park Community Building.  Gray is a World War II Navy veteran. More...

Meandering Melodies

Out of the Fast Lane

Canning cling peaches   Summer… a busy time for mothers among “Plain People.” Many have large gardens. The first thing ready to can was green beans. More...

Meetings

Tri Kappa   The Associate Chapter of Tri Kappa met Aug. 12 for lunch at Cabo’s Restaurant with 15 members in attendance. Mary Helen Abbott presented a report about Daniel Baum, who was an early settler of Carroll County.  More...

Sports

Delphi keeps firm grasp on Bacon Bowl Skillet

Friday night was a night of sports that had just about everything you could imagine. From remembrance of a high school legend, recognition of a successful team from the past, lightening and rain, and lastly a game that went down to the wire.  More...

Memories and traditions

Halftime of Friday night’s annual Bacon Bowl was unlike any of years past as Delphi spent the period honoring the 1964 Oracle team that was the first in Delphi history to have an undefeated 10-0 record. More...

Coach Berto – teacher, perfectionist, mentor

The one word used to describe Delphi Community High School Football Coach Tony Berto would be perfectionist. He was a man who was meticulous about every detail in every aspect of the game. 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

JOSE JERARDO MORALES of Flora was among 23 full-time Indiana University Kokomo students who earned dean’s list honors for the 2014 summer session.   More...

Free homework help for Indiana students

The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology’s Homework Hotline is providing free math and science homework help to Indiana students again this year. Tutors are available from 7 to 10 p.m. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts  Recent filings  Americredit Financial Services Inc. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener  Recent filings  A guardianship was opened for Aiden Clingenpeel.  PHH Mortgage Corporation filed a mortgage complaint against Glenn Berry.  JP Morgan Chase Bank N.A. More...

Marriage Licenses

Teecee R. Babcock, 27, Flora, and Bethany N. Pearson, 23, Delphi   More...

Special Sections

No change in Courthouse hours

No input from community received

Carroll County Commissioners directed County Coordinator Vicky Snipes Aug. 18 to survey county employees and community members about changing the hours of operation in the courthouse. Courthouse employees were the first to receive surveys. More...

Delphi approves test production well

Delphi Board of Works members approved the cost to drill a production test well at the Monday meeting. More...

SR25 will close next week

Freedom Bridge installation requires closure for a week

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announced that SR25, the Hoosier Heartland Highway, will be closed between the SR25 interchange at the junction of SR18/SR39/US421 and the intersection of SR25 and SR218 near Delphi beginning Sept. 8. More...

Community

Washington Twp.

Marilyn Hile Deer Creek 859-4871   The Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will have its monthly breakfast Sept. 6 with serving from 7 to 10 a.m. A free will offering will be taken for David Shaver.  More...

Camden

Mary Whitfield Camden 686-2553   Promotion Sunday and N.E.T. kickoff at the First Baptist Church will be Sunday during morning worship.  More...

Burlington

Henry & Cheryl Milburn Burlington 566-3453   Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in town hall.  Classy Classic E.H. Club will meet at 7 p.m. Sept. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Beyond the bed and bath is what?

Recent economic data says that Americans are saving more than they used to and maybe holding back spending just a wee bit. This is worrisome to number crunchers since consumer spending is such a driving part of the U.S. economy.  More...

Thank you, JRW

They swung long, heavy objects, hoping to advance against their opponent. They threw other objects with great velocity, attempting to put their opponent away. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

One more night with the frogs

We probably all remember the story of the 10 plagues God used against Pharaoh to set the Israelite children free from Egypt. The second plague of frogs in Exodus 6:1-15, led Pharaoh to ask Moses, in verse 8, to request God take away the frogs. More...

Grant deadline Sept. 5 for funds from NCHS

The Tippecanoe Arts Federation is pleased to announce that NCHS has made $250,000 available for redistribution to arts and cultural organizations that are members of the Tippecanoe Arts Federation in Benton, Carroll, Clinton, Fountain, Montgomery, Ti More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

HUMILITY AND SELF-SACRIFICE ARE KEYS TO STRONG LEADERSHIP

QThe idea of “leadership” seems to be getting a lot of hype these days. Whether I’m at church, in a bookstore or at work, it seems the assertion that “everybody should strive to be a leader” is always being pushed. More...

Obituaries

Emma L. Hinson

Emma L. Hinson, 77, of Burlington, passed away at 9:40 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, at Northwoods Village Health Center in Kokomo.  She was born April 16, 1937, in Wabash, the daughter of Ralph and Marie Osmon. More...

Mary Ann Markley

Mary Ann Markley, 89, passed away August 28, 2014, at Fair Oaks Hospital in Fairfax, Virginia.  Born October 17, 1924, in Flora, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Cora (Flora) Sibbitt. More...

Caren D. Springer

Caren D. (Hann) Springer, 63, Bringhurst, passed away Friday Aug. 29, 2014, at Community Howard Regional Health, Kokomo.  She was born Feb. 15, 1951, in Muncie, to Jim and Carleen (Cronin) Hann. On March 23, 1978, she married Kennard L. More...