June 10, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Vets to be honored Saturday

A Carroll County Veterans Committee formed to organize veterans recognition events will host a Korean War Veterans Recognition Day Saturday, June 13, at the Delphi VFW on N. Market St. for Korean-era veterans. More...

Flora will have an election

County Council may lose member

Not only will the County Election Board host an election in November for the City of Delphi, but it will now also have one for the Town of Flora. One seat on the Town Council has been contested and all Flora candidates will now be on the ballot. More...

Local News

Stargazers Theater Camp offers fun and learning

The Delphi Public Library will host Session 1 of the Stargazers Theater Camp now through June 19. During this session, students will work on theater skills such as set building, singing, and costuming. Session 2 will be July 6-24. More...

Relay for Life is Friday night in Delphi

The American Cancer Society’s annual Carroll County Relay for Life is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday to 1 a.m. Saturday at the football field at Delphi Community High School.  More...

High deductibles may mean lower premiums but a costly trade-off

Thinking about health

A few weeks ago I got an e mail from Judy, a reader who wanted to tell me about trouble she’s had paying her medical bills, particularly those for prescription drugs. More...

Opinions & Letters

Spin cycle

Midwest Memo

“Perhaps it will make a good column.”  That was my wife’s final contribution to my week-long debate over accepting daughter in-law Erin’s invitation to join her at a spin class.  Spin class, for the uninformed, is gr More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Congress says, ‘War Powers? What War Powers?’

A few weeks ago, Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia made a small splash in the press when he took Congress to task for failing to authorize our nation’s ongoing war against Islamic militants. More...

Faith

The Disciples and The Church

Lessons from the Heart

You know their names, Peter, Judas, Andrew...some were fishermen and at least one was a tax collector. Among those in the group were those who were timid, others were bold and a few were, at times, stubborn. More...

Vacation Bible School

Hickory Grove Church   Hickory Grove Church will host Vacation Bible School, June 22-26 from 6-8 p.m. for ages 3 (potty trained) through 8th grade. More...

Obituaries

Lois J. McCarty

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Phyllis Jean Morris

Phyllis Jean Morris, 86, of Flora, passed away Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at her home.  Born March 10, 1929, in Delphi, she was the daughter of Sherrell and Grace Lillian Riggle Strain. She attended Delphi schools. On Jan. More...

Ruth Rohrabaugh

Ruth Rohrabaugh, a former Camden resident, died in April in Indianapolis.  Friends may call at Cree Funeral Home, Camden, on Saturday June 13, from 1 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 2 p.m. with Pastor Dan Gottschalk officiating. More...

Special Sections

Commissioners release Monday meeting agenda

Carroll County Commissioners released the contents of the agenda for the Monday morning meeting. The meeting will be on the second floor of the courthouse in the Commissioners meeting room and is open to the public. More...

Delphi School Board gives health insurance to part-time workers

Delphi Community School Corporation Superintendent Ralph Walker recommended Monday night the Board of School Trustees agree to offer health insurance to part-time workers. More...

CJSHS maintains NCA AdvancED Accreditation

Carroll Junior-Senior High School Principal Angela Moreman was pleased to announce to the school board last week that the junior-senior high has shown improvement in all areas, according to a recent evaluation by the North Central Association (NCA). More...

Community

Announcements

CARROLL COUNTY GARDEN CLUB will meet from 9:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday at the home of Steve and Maxine Brewer, 2175E 400S, Bringhurst. No speaker is scheduled.   More...

Overholser-Peas

Engagements

Rex and Suzan Overholser of Bringhurst announce the engagement of their daughter, Dr. Kara Overholser, to Tyler Peas, both of North Manchester. He is the son of Brad and Gail Peas of Frankfort.  More...

Hodge-Podge

Meandering Melodies

There are times when my mind is elsewhere and my tank seems empty. This week is one of those times! When I finish an article I immediately start thinking about what I will write about next week. More...

Sports

Carroll advances to state softball finals

Carroll Girls Softball, under the leadership of Stephenie Pencek, has accomplished a first-ever feat for the Cougars. Carroll will be playing Saturday for the Class A State Softball Championship.  The title game will begin at 10:30 a.m. More...

Arion caps stellar college career, joins pro league

DCHS 2011 graduate Whitney Arion finished her collegiate softball career with a first team All-Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) selection, her fourth straight all-conference award. More...

Scoreboard

Boys Golf Northwestern 162, Delphi 188 DELPHI: Elliot Atkinson 43, Ben Lucas 47, Adam Shanks 49, Wyatt Lucas 49, Tyler Arion 52. LAFAYETTE SECTIONAL (At Coyote Crossing, par 72)  More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   Carroll County native Catherine Todd Bailey was appointed U.S. Ambassador to Latvia. President George W. Bush nominated her and she was confirmed by the U.S. Senate. U.S. Secretary of the State Colin Powell sworn her in on Jan. More...

Education

DCHS senior awards are presented

Delphi Community High School Senior Awards Night was held May 29 in the DCHS gymnasium. Students honored were:   More...

RHS students earn awards

Students at Rossville High School were honored at the recent annual awards program. Receiving recognition were:   More...

Awards and honors presented at DCHS

Delphi Community High School senior and underclassmen awards were presented at the All School Awards program held May 28 in the DCHS gymnasium.  The awards printed below are from the lists submitted by the individual presenters to the Carroll Co More...

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 guilt or innocence. More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings   Jeremy Sorrells filed a complaint against Rhonda Helderbrand.  Logansport Memorial Physicians filed a complaint against Abigail Wagler.  Harry Cole filed a complaint against LaTosha Williams.  Bob’s Collect More...

Marriage Licenses

Ben K. Longenecker, 19, Bernville, Pa., and Julie R. Dutter, 20, Flora.  Joshua N. Ramey, 19, Delphi, and Sarah A. Fellows, 19, Frankfort.   More...