April 29, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Delphi candidates explain their differences

Primary Debate well attended

More than 100 spectators attended last Wednesday’s Primary Debate at the Wabash & Erie Canal Center in Delphi. Hosted by the Carroll County Comet, the debate featured all candidates in contested races for Delphi City government. More...

Local News

City hosts grand opening of Freedom Bridge and Veterans Memorial Plaza dedication

Weather hampered the scheduled grand opening of the restored Freedom Bridge and dedication of Veterans Memorial Plaza last weekend. More...

Camden teen dies in crash in eastern Carroll County

The Carroll County Sheriffs Department and Indiana State Police investigators are attempting to determine why a 19-yearold Camden driver apparently pulled or turned into the path of a loaded, northbound semi-tractor trailer in eastern Carroll County More...

Free sailing class being offered

Lafayette Sailing Club is offering a free sailing school for beginning sailing and boating safety. Two indoor classes will be held at the Tippecanoe Public Library (downtown) on May 20 and 27 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Being known

Midwest Memo

I blew my stack during a phone conversation while in the office last week. I exploded at another broker when the terms of a deal agreed to just 15 minutes before suddenly morphed into very different other terms.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Tax policy on the business and distributional scales

Capital Comments

Indiana is pretty familiar with the Tax Foundation’s Business Tax Climate Index. The index measures which state tax systems are the friendliest to businesses. We like their ranking because they like us. Indiana ranks 8th on their 2015 list. More...

Faith

The pursuit

Lessons from the Heart

Over the last thirty years my wife and have owned four different dogs. Each dogs has been wildly diverse in attitude towards all aspects of life. We had a basset that lived to pursue rabbits. More...

Announcements

CHURCH WOMEN UNITED OF CLINTON COUNTY will sponsor “May Friendship Day” on May 1 at 12 noon at the Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church, 5249 N. CR 200, Frankfort. More...

Obituaries

Jeffrey Allen Rush, Sr.

Jeffrey Allen Rush, Sr., 50, of Powell, Tenn., died Sunday, April 26, 2015.  He was born Oct. More...

Roger L. Reneau

Roger L. “Crackerjack” Reneau, 66, of Burlington, died at 5:20 a.m. Monday, April 27, 2015 in his home surrounded by his loving wife and children.  He was born Feb. More...

Francis B. Clark

Francis B. “Tic” Clark, 88, of Flora, passed away Monday, April 20, 2015, at St. Elizabeth East in Lafayette.   He was born Nov. 22, 1926, in Wolcott, the youngest of ten, to Thomas and Rose Brucker Clark. More...

Special Sections

Leaving on a jet plane…

The latest set of Carroll County veterans visited Washington D.C., courtesy of Honor Flight which departed from Purdue University Airport in a chartered U.S. Airways jet Monday. More...

Vote Tuesday!!

Tuesday, May 5, is Primary Election Day in Delphi. The Carroll County Courthouse polling location will open at 6 a.m. and close at 6 p.m. More...

Immediate 911 funding issue resolved

Carroll County Council members met in special session April 22 to address a funding issue which existed in the E-911 Department. More...

Community

Kleckners celebrate 50th

Ron and Donna Kleckner of Monticello will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house on May 9 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Wabash & Erie Canal Center, 1030 Washington St. in Delphi. More...

Announcements

A BICENTENNIAL FORUM for Carroll County will be held tonight, April 29, in the Canal Center in Delphi, starting at 6:30 p.m. More...

Another pie story

Meandering Melodies

Today is another beautiful spring day. As I sit here I can hear the birds singing in spite of the cool temperatures we had last night. More...

Sports

Oracles split conference opener

Delphi entered a rough stretch of its schedule with a split of its Hoosier Conference opening series with Benton Central before dropping contests against Maconaquah, Northwestern and Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter.  At Benton Central   More...

Cougar lineman chosen for IFCA North All-Star Team

Carroll senior Jarin Bush was recently selected to play on the Indiana Football Coaches Association (IFCA) North All-Star Team. He is one of 46 players on the north team and one of 98 statewide who will play in the annual all-star game in June. More...

Scoreboard

Baseball  Delphi 16, Benton Central 9  Delphi 300 903 0 – 16 15 5 B. Central 300 240 0 – 9 9 3 W - Whitaker (2-1). L - Smith. 2B - Barrett (BC). HR - Clark 2 (D).  Maconaquah 14, Delphi 1   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

Carroll NJHS inductees

New members were inducted into the Carroll Junior High School Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society on April 2. Stephanie Williams is sponsor. More...

Students learn about aconserving and recycling

Carroll and Delphi Community second graders participated in an Earth Day Fair last week at Flora Community Park. The field trip was sponsored by the Carroll County Soil and Water District. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings   Yasel Donderiz filed a complaint against Jeremy Smith.  Harry Cole filed a complaint against Rachel Freeman.  Marsha Hickman filed a complaint against Amanda Powell.  Marsha Hickman filed a complaint against Randy More...

Marriage Licenses

James R. Cooksey, 30, Delphi, and Michelle E. Nagel, 26, Lafayette.   More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings   Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC filed a complaint against Justin Trent.  Pine Village Service Center Inc. filed a complaint against John C. Brown and Linda K. More...