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Contractor slaps Flora with lawsuit over unpaid bill

Town disputes claim

A contractor has filed a lawsuit in Carroll Circuit Court against the Town of Flora. More...

State gives Delphi a reprieve on Stellar overages

The Delphi City Council learned Monday night that the State of Indiana will provide additional Stellar funding for two projects, the Delphi Opera House and the Façade Improvement Program, which have suffered significant cost overruns.  More...

Local News

Delphi community comes out for July 4th Parade

The 22nd annual Lions Club Independence Day Parade in Delphi was well attended on Saturday by young and old and everyone in between. More...

State Auditor extols transparency goals for Carroll County government

Indiana State Auditor Suzanne Crouch is a strong supporter and proponent of transparent government. One of her goals since taking office in 2014 is to visit each of Indiana’s 92 counties to spread that message to each county auditor. More...

Surveyor purchases ground-penetrating radar device

Carroll County Surveyor Don Shockley told the County Drainage Board he has purchased an AML Pro, which is a tool that will assist him in locating tile and drains in the field. More...

Faith

The theory of everything starts with God

Lessons from the Heart

“In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.” (Genesis 1:1). More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   After 55 years of practice in Delphi, attorney Lewis N. Mullin, 88, retired. He closed his office and deposited all the unclaimed wills with Delphi attorney Jeff Rider. More...

Obituaries

Harry Shaffer Jr.

Harry “Herb” Shaffer Jr., 90, of rural Delphi, died Saturday, July 4, 2015, at 12:30 p.m. at his home.  He was born June 10, 1925, in Flora, to the late Harry Sr., and Dot Allen Shaffer. His marriage was to Beverlee J. More...

Thomas D. Allen

Thomas Dean Allen, 61, of Flora, died at 7:50 a.m. Thursday, July 2, 2015, at St. Elizabeth East Hospital, Lafayette.   More...

Carol L. Pinkard

Services for Carol (Christiansen) Pinkard, 67, of Knightstown, were held Friday in Delphi. More...

Severe weather forecast for Monday

Damaging winds, large hail, dangerous lightning, tornadoes and flash flooding are possible

Residents are warned to watch for severe weather across Carroll County Monday. More...

Flooding continues to hamper Carroll County

Residents must remain vigilant for flood conditions

Carroll County cannot seem to get a break from rains and floods this year. More...

Projects, food & fun – it’s all at the 4-H Fair

Livestock shows, 4-H projects, food, fun and free entertainment can all be found at the 2015 Carroll County 4-H Fair. More...

Commissioners okay new jail roof

Carroll County Commissioners paved the way for the county jail to have a new roof installed this year. More...

Community

Two county artists are selected for Art on the Wabash

Carroll County watercolorist Rena Brouwer and fine art photographer Alan McConnell have been chosen to participate in the 10th annual Art on the Wabash, a juried art fair to be held at West Lafayette’s Tapawingo Park from 10 a.m. More...

Dinger 50th anniversary

Joe and Wanda Dinger of Burlington will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. A family celebration is planned.  Dinger and the former Wanda Smith were married July 11, 1965, at the Michigantown Pilgrim Church. More...

Announcements

The FOOD FINDERS MOBILE PANTRY will be at the Delphi United Methodist Church, 1796 N. US Hwy. 421, Delphi, today, July 8, from 4 to 6 p.m. Food will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis. Bring a laundry basket or box to carry food home. More...

Opinions & Letters

Smart phone?

Midwest Memo

The vintage Volvo in the far right lane caught my eye for a number of reasons. The design of the car was a classic. The car sported a unique green hue that stood apart from today’s colors. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Confederate flag shouldn’t fly

Comments on Congress

Some symbols can be a marvelous representation of unity. A Christian cross, the Star of David, an Islamic star and crescent.  Some symbols can be interpreted as representing racial hatred. More...

Public Records

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings   Tanner Dubes-Cripe was charged with battery against a public safety officer, resisting law enforcement, and criminal mischief.  Ford Motor Credit Company LLC filed a complaint against Charles Warren and Robin A. More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings   Carl Ward filed a complaint against Norman Ferrier.  Gary A. 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. More...

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