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County Auditor completes settlement

Carroll County Auditor Debbie Stevens said she received notice from the State Monday at 4:55 p.m. that Carroll County was pre-approved to issue checks to taxing entities for the fall settlement. More...

Local News

Carroll grad featured in Wabash College news

Sterling Carter was recently featured in Wabash College’s magazine. The Crawfordsville institution has been educating students since 1832 and is one of only three traditional all-male liberal arts colleges in the U.S.  More...

EMA violates Access to Public Records Act

Former interim director blamed for records destruction

There is an Indiana statute which dictates how long various official county records are to be kept.  More...

2014 YEAR END REVIEW

Jan. 1 – The Indiana Department of Education has released 2012-2013 accountability grades for Indiana schools. Carroll County schools and nearby Rossville schools received mostly A’s and B’s…. More...

Sports

Scoreboard

Girls Basketball Delphi 55, Lewis Cass 32 LEWIS CASS: Collins 3 6-6 14, Weaver 2 1-2 5, Thompson 1 2-2 4, McClain 0 0-0 0, Gremelspacher 3 0-0 9, Young 0 0-2 0, Widner 0 0-0 0, Hummerickhouse 0 0-0 0, Arellano 0 0-0 0,&n More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

The story that is just beginning

When I lived in the northeast, I had a neighbor who never removed the Christmas wreath on his large, detached garage. It was in place long before I moved to the neighborhood and it remained after I left. More...

Education

Deadline for study abroad scholarship is Jan. 7

The application deadline for the 2015-2016 Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Abroad scholarship program is Jan. 7.  More...

Obituaries

John C. Archibald

John C. Archibald, 66, of Monticello, passed away Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, at Monticello Healthcare. Born April 3, 1948, in Logansport, he was the son of James C. and Claribel (Delaplane) Archibald. More...

John T. Justice

John T. Justice, 93, of Cass County, passed away Mon., Dec. 29, 2014, in his residence.  Born July 15, 1921, in Cass County, he was the son of the late Robert O. and Ethel (Scott) Justice. More...

Lewis D. Barrick

Lewis D. Barrick, 94, of Pyrmont, passed away Tues., Dec. 23, 2014, at IU Health Arnett Hospital in Lafayette.  Lewis was born in Cutler on Feb. 2, 1920, to Russell and Cora Heddrick Barrick. On Nov. 21, 1942, he married Dorothy S. More...

Jake’s Kids surpasses goal

Carroll County residents generously gave over and above the $1,200 goal set for Jake’s Kids. More...

Commissioners finalize end-of-year business

Carroll County Commissioners Pat Clawson, Bill Brown and John Brown met in special session Monday to approve yearend expenditures totaling nearly $900,000.  More...

Fulfilling a promise, calling on leaders

Brady’s Hope wraps up its first full year

A local organization is celebrating a very successful year with a long list of accomplishments. More...

Community

State Fair to crown new queen this weekend

History will be made this weekend when the Indiana State Fair crowns its new queen in January for the first time. Reigning queen Alyssa Garnett will hand over her crown to one of the 85 contestants participating in the pageant that runs Jan. More...

St. Elizabeth Hospice offers grief support meetings

St. Elizabeth Hospice will offer two 10-week grief support groups. The group is open to anyone who is grieving the loss of a loved one. The sessions will be facilitated by Dwight Herin, hospice bereavement coordinator.  More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will have its monthly breakfast Saturday from 7 to 10 a.m. All are welcome. More...

Opinions & Letters

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   More...

A new song to sing

Midwest Memo

“Go, Tell It on the Mountain” is an African American folk song with a long, rich history going back to the 1800s.  The words and music of this piece were first published by John Wesley Work Jr. in the year 1907. More...

Political Cartoon

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Public Records

Police Calls

Police reports are gathered from available records on file at local police departments. This information is a matter of public record and does not imply quilt or innocence. More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings   Discover Bank filed a complaint against Jamie R. Wells.  Shelby J. Beddow was charged with possession of marijuana and speeding.  Joshua A. Lovvorn was charged with OVWI and OVWI with a BAC of .15% or more.  More...

Marriage Licenses

Michael B. Rund, 26, and Amanda J. Varcardipone, 29, both of Monticello  David L. Dishon, 43, and Rebecca M. Snider, 41, both of Delphi   More...

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