February 18, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners okay continuing ed claims

Carroll County Commissioners objected to paying tuition and mileage claims for employees or elected officials to attend continuing education classes at the first meeting in February. More...

Local News

Shopping for healthcare isn’t like buying computers

Thinking about health

Imagine a world where you could shop for medical procedures the way you shop for computers. Most likely, price is near the top of your list when you’re looking for a new computer. More...

Opinions & Letters

Complainers’ corner

Midwest Memo

The good news, for us complainers, came last week via a report on National Public Radio: complainers live longer.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

A very expensive night for Carroll County taxpayers

It must have cost a lot of money for county taxpayers to send a Commissioner, the County Coordinator, the Commissioners Attorney, the E-911 Director, the County Health Officer, the Ambulance Service Director and one of his employees to Jefferson Town More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

A Season of Preparation

Today is Ash Wednesday and marks the beginning of Lent. Lent is the season of preparation leading up to the joy of Easter morning.  More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

Delphi Community High School ninth grader JOHN MICHAEL BEALE recently served as an Indiana House Page during the 2015 session of the Indiana General Assembly. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings   Ocwen Loan Servicing LLC filed a mortgage complaint against Ryan D. Beall and Tracy S. More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings   JP Morgan Chase Bank N.A. filed a mortgage complaint against Justin L. More...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County assessor’s office. By law, buyers and sellers are responsible for the accuracy of information provided on the forms.  Carroll County   More...

Special Sections

Jefferson Twp. explores ambulance options

Jefferson Township Trustee Rex Millhouse invited the Carroll County Commissioners at their Feb. 2 meeting to a joint meeting with his township board. The meeting between the two governmental units was set for Feb. 16 at the Yeoman Community Center. More...

Two candidates challenged for Primary Election

The Carroll County Election Board will meet Friday morning at 10 in the Comm issioners meeting room to hear challenges to two candidates for Delphi offices in the upcoming Primary Election. More...

Community

State Dept. of Agriculture accepting specialty crop block grant applications

The Indiana State Department of Agriculture (ISDA) is accepting applications for a total of $500,000 in expected federal funding for the Specialty Crop Block Grant program.  More...

Announcements

The annual 4-H “All you can eat” FISH FRY will be Feb. 28 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the 4-H Building in Flora.   More...

Camden

Camden Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the library’s reading room.  Camden American Legion will meet at 7 p.m. Feb. 23 at the Legion Post.  Camden Preservation Society will meet at 7 p.m. More...

Sports

Lady Cougars win Sectional

Carroll’s Lady Cougars, coming off of a huge win over Rossville Friday night, found themselves up against Clinton Prairie for the Sectional Championship. The Cougars played their hearts out and left everything on the court. More...

Blackhawks are Cougar prey

Carroll (9-9, 1-3) picked up its first home and Hoosier Heartland Conference victory Thursday night with a 53-48 win over Sheridan (5-12, 1-3).  More...

Indians big quarter dooms Oracles

Delphi won two of the four quarters and was tied at halftime against Twin Lakes, but its Hoosier Conference rival outscored the Oracles 16-4 during the decisive third period to come away with a 65- 54 victory last week at DCHS.  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

Kenneth Harshbarger

Kenneth D. “Kenny” Harshbarger, 79, of Flora, passed away Monday, Feb. 16, 2015, at his home.  Born March 24, 1935, in Clinton County, he was the son of Albert and Helen Metzger Harshbarger. More...

Joe D. Myers

Joe D. Myers, 80, of Delphi, died Monday, Feb. 16, 2015 at 6:20 p.m. at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  He was born Jan. 14, 1935, in Lafayette, to the late Albert and Hazel Brewer Myers. He was a 1953 graduate of Delphi High School. More...

Betty Johns Lantz

Betty J. Johns Lantz, 87, of Delphi, died Feb. 12, 2015, at 5:48 a.m. at St. Elizabeth East Hospital, Lafayette.  She served as the Carroll County Jail Matron during the term of the late Sheriff Dale MaCurdy.  More...