September 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Delphi teachers’ 2-year contract approved

Raises for all classified staff approved over objections

The Delphi Community School Board met in special session Sept. 24 to discuss how much employees will be paid in the future. More...

Local News

Camden Council meets in special session

Camden Town Council set a special meeting for Sept. More...

Camden

Leaf pickup in Camden will begin on Oct. 10.  All Camden alumni are encouraged to save the day – Saturday, Nov. 28 from 2 to 5 p.m. A greet and meet event will be held at the Camden Library. More information will follow soon.  More...

Burlington

Flu shots will be given at the Burlington Senior Center on Oct. 21 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Bring insurance cards.  Kiwanis club will meet at 7:30 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Counting change

Midwest Memo

I like to think of myself as a well trained, easy to satisfy, fast food drive-thru customer.  I know my order before I pull up to the menu board. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Where’s the respect?

The County Council has met for at least 45 hours in the past month or so to discuss the best way to stretch county revenue across departments whose leaders don’t seem to understand there is a bottom to the money bucket. 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

Delores G. Risk

Delores G. Caldwell Risk passed away at Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle, on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015, after a long life shortened by a recent illness.  More...

Alberta Thompson

Alberta “Bert” Thompson, 65, of Lafayette, passed away at 5:15 a.m. Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, surrounded by her family at IU Health Arnett, Lafayette.  She was born May 25, 1950, in Lafayette, to Albert IV and Geraldine M. More...

Eunice B. Demaray

Eunice B. Agnew Demaray, 85, of Lafayette, passed away Monday, Sept. 28, 2015, at Signature Health Care in Lafayette.   She was born July 27, 1930, in Worcester, Mass., to Chester C. and Ruth H. Adamson Agnew. More...

Special Sections

Four Pit Bulls attack walkers near Cutler Thursday night

Passerby rescues two female victims along with the dogs’ owner

What began as a walk on a country road in Carroll County Thursday night, turned into a nightmare for two female walkers. More...

County Council debates 2016 spending plan for 911

Commissioners issued three letters to the council signed by all Commissioners, urging the members to not only restore funding for the E-911 director but also to fully fund the $556,652 and $50,000 (contract amount from the City of Delphi) requests by More...

HHH to experience construction in October

Off ramp to Camden construction planned

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) will close the southbound right lane of SR25 (Hoosier Heartland Highway) between SR218 and US24 near Burrows, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. daily, beginning Oct. 1. More...

Community

Completed improvement projects enhance Flora’s downtown

In 2014 Flora Main Street was awarded a $10,000 Downtown Enhancement Grant for façade improvement. More...

Students collect shoes to support clean water projects

Thanks to Ivy Tech’s Students for Nursing Excellence, readers can turn used shoes into water. The nursing students are holding a shoe drive for WaterStep’s Shoes for Water program (http://waterstep.org/shoesfor water/). More...

Announcements

Delphi Presbyterian Church will host its SENIOR CITIZENS MONTHLY LUNCHEON Oct. 14 at noon in the church Fellowship Hall. All are invited and an elevator is available for those in need. For information, call Susan at (765) 564-2371 between 9 a.m. More...

Sports

Adams Mill runs are Saturday

Runners will be on county roads and Flora & Cutler streets

Runners and their families will be in Flora on Saturday morning, Oct. 4, according to Don Franklin, director of the Carroll County Community Center in Flora. More...

Oracles drop 1st game after 4 wins in a row

The Oracle soccer team recorded its first loss in four games on Saturday morning as they took on Faith Christian.  More...

Delphi Oracles get blanked by Lewis Cass Kings on Veterans Memorial Night

Friday marked a night of special ceremony, commemorating veterans. But first the Oracles had to face off against a Lewis Cass team that came in with a 3-2 record and looked to add to Delphi’s 5-game losing streak. More...

Faith

He is the same God

Lessons from the Heart

“He led you through the vast and dreadful wilderness, that thirsty and waterless land, with its veno mous snakes and scorpions. He brought you water out of hard rock.  More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

Among the 161 Indiana University Kokomo students who earned degrees in August 2015 were: CHELSY C. HUFFER, Cutler, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, and JACOB D. ADAMS, Flora, Bachelor of General Studies.   More...

Carroll Board learns about proposed diploma changes

Superintendent Dr. More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Michael Murray, 21, and Kristen Gibbs, 23, both of Monticello  Kyle A. Hammond, 27, and Hanna E. Willis, 23, both of Flora  James J. Baker, 25, and Amanda N. Ray, 24, both of Rossville  Tory S. Davey, 24, and Lyndsi R. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener  Recent filings   Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC filed a complaint against Sean Hart.   More...

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...