November 5, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Recycling program debate continues

The Delphi City Council continued a discussion Monday night about the possibility that Delphi residents will no longer have curb-side recycling after the end of this year. More...

Father Bob Williams of Delphi is a Sagamore of the Wabash

One of Indiana’s highest honors is being bestowed upon Father Bob Williams of St. Joseph’s Catholic Parish in Delphi. More...

Local News

Veterans remembered and honored for their service

The public is invited to attend special Veterans Day activities scheduled in and around Carroll County. Burlington  More...

Meandering Melodies

Out of the Fast Lane

Bonnets and Beards   More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

While traditional pumpkin and pecan pies will always have a place at my Thanksgiving table, I always like to throw in a few dessert surprises for pre- and post-Thanksgiving grazing. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Another Gospel

“I marvel that ye are so soon removed from him that called you into the grace of Christ unto another gospel.” Galatians 1:6  More...

BLUSH event focuses on dating and relationships

“BLURRED LINES,” a co-ed event for 8-12 grade students, will take place on Saturday, Nov. 15, at Oakbrook Church in Kokomo, starting at 6 p.m. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

TIPS ON HANDLING AN ECONOMIC DOWNTURN

QI recently read an article suggesting another economic recession may be looming. What’s the wisest way to handle my finances during a period of economic uncertainty?  Jim: Your question is important and deserves the best possible answer. 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

O. Scott Mathews

O. Scott “Pete” Mathews, 51, passed away on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, at his home. Born on Oct. 7, 1963, in Howard County, he was the son of George and Mary (Harness) Mathews.  More...

David L. Gipson Sr.

David “Pinky” Gipson Sr. of Delphi passed away on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, at IU Health University Hospital in Indianapolis.  More...

Elizabeth Schimmoeller

Elizabeth L. (Betty) Schimmoeller, 72, of Cutler, passed away at home on Oct. 20, 2014, after a 12-year battle with Multiple Myeloma.  More...

Special Sections

Breaking News - 11/10/2014 12:08 PM

County election experiences flaws

Candidates have until Nov. 18 to file contests

  Nearly 30 percent of the registered Carroll County voters visited the polls Nov. 4. They went to cast votes to say who they wanted to represent them in their County, State and Federal governments. More...

Delphi Airport adds six hangars

Construction is underway on Delphi Municipal Airport hangars. Airport Board President John Gingrich said a steel building is scheduled for delivery Nov. More...

Deer Creek Clubhouse gets heat

Carroll County Commissioners gave permission Monday morning for the Carroll County Parks Board to install an electric heater in the clubhouse at Deer Creek Park. More...

Community

Burlington

Henry & Cheryl Milburn Burlington 566-3453   A veterans recognition program will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday at the park.  The Food Pantry is open Mondays from 12 noon to 3 p.m. at the Church of Christ. More...

Camden

Mary Whitfield Camden 686-2553   The American Legion is sponsoring a Veteran’s Day program on Sunday at the Camden Community Building. The Baptist Church youth group will serve dinner to veterans and their families at 5:30 p.m. More...

Washington Twp.

Marilyn Hile Deer Creek 859-4871   The Cass County Resource Network is collecting new and gently used purses for its Nov. 8 event .  Sunday, Nov. 9, will be Pledge Sunday and the Outreach   Brunch at Faith Lutheran Church. More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Complaint department

The decision to go for lunch was spur of the moment. The restaurant I suggested is pricey, a white tablecloth and linen napkins place. More...

Though a large swing is predicted to favor the GOP, it is clearly out of frustration with the current administration

The midterm elections offer your columnist a delicious opportunity to write about elections. More...

Society

Humbarger 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Gene Humbarger of Delphi will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.  Humbarger and the former Judy Landes were married Nov. 6, 1964, at the Flora First Brethren Church. More...

Five generations

Five generations of the Lorna Hicks family gathered recently to celebrate the birth of great-great-granddaughter, Thea Hinote, of Franklin. Pictured are (l-r): Seated – Lorna Hicks of Bringhurst with one-month-old Thea.  More...

Margaret Moyer turns 97

Flora resident Margaret Moyer turned 97 on Nov. 3, and plans to celebrate with family. She was born in 1917 in Clinton County to Alva and Zethel (Heflin) Catron. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings  Carroll Consolidated School Corporation filed complaints against the following: Brenda Hollatz; Zachariah Miles; Terik Prater; Chanda Hart; and Telzey Hoke.  LVNV Funding LLC filed a complaint against Pamela Crapse.  A More...

Marriage Licenses

Jason S. Forgey, 43, and Amanda M. Trevino, 33, both of Camden   More...

Restaurant Inspections

Inspection Summary: 9-17/9-27-14 Burlington BURLINGTON FALL FESTIVAL Barrett Concessions Routine Inspection No violations noted. Kokomo Concessions  More...