June 17, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Numerous applicants for Trash Transfer job

New hire to be chosen June 26

There are 19 applicants for the Carroll County Trash Transfer Station Operator position as of Monday, according to County Auditor Vicky Snipes. The deadline to submit an application is this Friday at 5 p.m. More...

$13,792 in Stellar Facade change orders

Program still under budget

A total of $13,792 in subtractions from change orders for Delphi’s Stellar Façade Program was approved at the Monday afternoon Board of Works meeting. More...

Local News

Canal Park Kids Day Saturday

Families looking for fun, free activities can find both at Delphi’s Canal Park at 1030 N. Washington St. on Sat., June 20, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. during the third annual Kids Day at Canal Park.  More...

Camden

Camden Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. June 18 in the library’s reading room.  Camden American Legion will meet at 7 p.m. June 22 at the Legion Post.  The Baptist Church Food Pantry will be open June 20 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.  More...

Co-Alliance to close Flora grain facility

Co-Alliance has notified its customers that the Avonbased company has decided to close its grain facility north of Flora.  Co-Alliance cited economics of upkeep, competition, along with stringent regulations as reasons for the decision.  L More...

Opinions & Letters

Health care POA

Midwest Memo

The rain pelted the windshield as I pulled into the only parking space in the first row adjacent to the motel. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

The street where you live… The need to need

“Hanging out.” That’s an answer with one more word than the typical response I get from my teenage son. It was sufficient enough, however, to know what he meant. More...

Faith

There’s no place like home

Lessons from the Heart

My wife and I recently spent several days on vacation in New York City. We are both typical sightseers, however, I am more inclined to be a people watcher. More...

Vacation Bible School

Joint VBS   Faith Lutheran, Deer Creek Presbyterian and Center United Methodist churches are jointly hosting Vacation Bible School June 22-26. VBS will be held from 5:30 to 7:45 p.m. at the Deer Creek Presbyterian Church. More...

Obituaries

Iva Everett-Dalton

Iva H. Everett-Dalton, 85, of Delphi, formerly of Monticello, died at 6:58 p.m. Sunday, June 14, 2015, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center in Delphi.  More...

Edgar E. Fountain

Edgar Ellis “Bud” Fountain, 91, died at 8:10 a.m. Thursday, June 11, 2015, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center, Delphi.   More...

Cleve Evans

Cleve Evans, 71, of Lake Wales, Fla., formerly of rural Bringhurst, died Monday, June 8, 2015, with her family by her side.  Born July 14, 1943, in Tompkinsville, Ky., she was the daughter of Ozzie and Lemmie Webb. More...

Special Sections

Canal Park Kids Day is cancelled - Free Access

The third annual Kids Day at Canal Park in Delphi scheduled for Saturday, June 20, has been cancelled due to the high water in the canal. More...

Wabash River is on the rise

Deer Creek and Wildcat Creek are backing up

According to a Tuesday press release from Carroll County EMA Director Dana Jeffries, flooding conditions are currently being seen in areas of the county. More...

St. Elizabeth caregiver named CNA of the Year

Chlsey Montero, a caregiver at St. Elizabeth Healthcare in Delphi, has been named Certified Nursing Assistant of the Year by the National Association of Health Care Assistants (NAHCA).  More...

Community

Community Foundation awards more scholarships for 2015-16 school year

The Carroll County Community Foundation has awarded 19 scholarships and renewals from 12 funds to Carroll County students with an approximate value of $74,300, including the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship.  More...

Announcements

PLEIN AIR PAINTERS will be painting throughout Delphi and Canal Park on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. At 4 p.m. the public is invited to see a free exhibition of completed work at the Canal Center. More...

Meetings

Wednesday Forum   Members of Wednesday Forum met at the Burrows Presbyterian Church for their June meeting.  Members enjoyed the annual Strawberry Festival with strawberries, cake and ice cream. More...

Sports

Carroll Softball makes school history with state championship run

After defeating former State champion, North Miami, in the Semi-State, the Lady Cougar Softball team made Carroll history with a State Final appearance. On Saturday, Carroll faced Hauser for the Class A State title. More...

Indiana Diamondbacks win back-to-back BPA tournament championships

The 12U Indiana Diamondbacks followed up their first BPA Championship with another 5-0 weekend, claiming the BPA Lighthouse Classic in Michigan City. More...

Hog Jog Day is Saturday in Flora

Running races and a car show highlight Flora’s Hog Jog Day on Saturday. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   Underhill and Associates Inc. on US421 in Delphi was destroyed by fire that was caused by either a previous fire in the paint pit or an electrical malfunction.  More...

Education

Delphi Community Middle School second semester honor roll

Delphi Community Middle School Principal Ann-Marie Circle announces the second semester honor roll students. More...

CJSHS students earn honor roll recognition

The second semester honor roll for Carroll Junior-Senior High School has been announced by Principal Angela Moreman. More...

EDUCATION NEWS

Two hundred fifty Indiana University Kokomo students earned degrees in May 2015. Graduates from this area include: KRISTEN L. MILLER, Bringhurst, Master of Business Administration; KRISTA R. EILER, Delphi, Bachelor of Science in Nursing; JESSICA L. More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Colt W. Little, 25, and Sasha L. Vianco, 29, both of Delphi.  Fred E. Draper, 72, and Janet E. Oberlander, 70, both of Delphi.  Galen D. Flory, 21, Frankfort, and Stephanie K. Diehl, 21, Delphi.  Garrett K. Herron, 26, and Abigail L. More...

Restaurant Inspections

Inspection Summary: 5-18-2015 to 6-2-2015 Burlington Dollar General Routine Inspection No violations noted. Mid-Land Meals Routine Inspection No violations noted. Delphi   More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings   Estates were admitted into probate for the following: Lois V. Matson; Jerry E. Jennings; and Sara A. Fultz.  More...