October 14, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Public test scheduled

The Carroll County Election Board will meet Oct. 20 at 2 p.m. in the Carroll County Commissioners meeting room to conduct the Public Test of the voting machines for the Nov. 3 election. The public is invited to attend.   More...

Drainage Board hears Eller Pond issues

The Carroll County Drainage Board, whose members are the County Commissioners, heard from county resident Rex Overholser at the Oct. 5 meeting about a problem at the Eller Pond in Democrat Township. More...

Local News

Break-in suspected at Flora Food Pantry site

A break-in at the Carroll County Food Pantry site at Flora was discovered on Sunday.  Site manager Judy Ayres noticed in a routine check of the freezers that something was wrong with the backdoor lock as she was preparing to leave. More...

Dems won’t fill Delphi Council vacancy

Carroll County Democratic Party Chair Roger Beckner advised the Comet that Precinct Committee persons met last week to fill a vacancy on Delphi City Council. More...

Burlington

The Church of Christ Food Pantry is open on Mondays from 12 noon to 3 p.m.  Items for the college care packages are due by Oct. 25 at the Church of Christ.  Faith Church of Christ will have Ladies Night Out on Monday.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Steel cut

Midwest Memo

I attended a fancy business meeting last week. We were a large group in a big ballroom. Seating was at round tables for eight. Breakfast was served at a long narrow table covered with white linen cloths and placed along the far east wall.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Make a lasting difference Give. Match. Grow.

Donors build a better future

Donors wanting to support local nonprofits can have their contributions doubled if they give through the Community Foundation serving Howard, Carroll and Clinton counties during Lilly Endowment’s Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow (GIFT) match i More...

Faith

Offended?

Lessons from the Heart

It seems that every time I check out the news, I learn of someone that is offended by something. More...

Obituaries

Rebecca J. Jones

Rebecca Jane Jones (nee Burgess), 88, of Delphi, passed away Wednesday morning, October 7, 2015.   More...

Deborah Hile-Bradfield

Deborah Kay Hile- Bradfield, 58, of Port Charlotte, Fla., died Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, in Port Charlotte.  She was born Sept. 27, 1957, to Dean and Marilyn McNulty Hile. More...

Charley E. Thomas

Charley E. Thomas, Jr., 92, of Lafayette and longtime resident of Warren County, died at 7:40 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, at St. More...

Arrest warrant issued - Free Access

Carroll County Prosecutor Robert Ives filed eight Class A Misdemeanor counts of dog bite liability causing serious bodily injury to another person against Richard L. “Rick” Darter of 5460S. CR225E., Cutler on Oct. 9. Darter’s four Pitbulls More...

Delphi board narrows superintendent field

The Delphi Community School Board has met several times in the past month in executive sessions to interview prospective superintendents. Dr. More...

Carroll’s enrollment holds steady

Superintendent Chris Lagoni reported on the recent School Count Day review at the Oct. More...

Community

Birthdays

90th birthday  Mary Whitfield of Camden will be 90 years old on Oct. 23. To help her celebrate her birthday, a card shower is being held. Her address is: 301 N. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

with Allison Meadows Beggs   More...

Engagements

Kramer-Ives   Laura Anne Kramer of St. Louis, Mo., and Kevin James Ives of Flora announce their engagement.  More...

Sports

Ryan Long takes over Delphi baseball program

Delphi Community High School Athletic Director Kevin Sims announced Ryan Long as the new head coach of the baseball program.  Long comes to Delphi after a successful 19-year stint at Frontier where he compiled a 404-127 overall record, including More...

Delphi edges BC in overtime thriller

The Oracles have seemingly begun to find their groove, both offensively and defensively. More...

Carroll Tennis awards

Carroll Boys Tennis Team held its 2015 banquet on Oct. 5. Coach Robert Kauffman thanked the players and parents for a fun year. 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...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings   Heights Finance Corporation filed a complaint against Audrey Stalbaum.  Heights Finance Corporation filed a complaint against Deborah Brown.  A guardianship was opened for Brylee Turlington and Kayden Gutierrez.  More...

Marriage Licenses

Jamey L. Taylor, 25, and Angel M. Lucas, 21, both of Flora.   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.  Cutler   Aug. More...

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