October 28, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Election Day candidates are named

Tuesday’s General Election will be for city and town positions. Polls will open for voting at 6 a.m. and close at 6 p.m. In the City of Delphi, residents will be electing a mayor, clerk-treasurer, city judge, and five city councilmen. More...

Three mayoral candidates agree… more transparency is a must at City Hall

Three city residents, Republican Lou Hayden, Democrat Jack Wilson and independent candidate Shane Evans, come from three different backgrounds to have reached the conclusion each should be the next Mayor of the City of Delphi. More...

Local News

Camden Council discusses drain, EDC

The Camden Town Council met recently with two of three members present.  The county tile on property south of town owned by Dean Cripe is broken. The tile affects drainage not only on Cripe’s property but at the park.  More...

Burlington Council addresses issues through ordinances

Burlington Town Council spent most of its October meeting discussing town ordinances.  Council president Stan Moore suggested that the council re-examine the town’s animal control ordinance and put some “teeth” into it.  More...

Employee wage snafu resolved by County Council

Carroll County Council members Carol Clawson, Ann Brown, Jamie Rough, Al Auffart and Jason Scott met in special session Oct. 22 to address a request from the health department for funds to pay a person who worked one day. More...

Opinions & Letters

Early morning notes

Midwest Memo

Early Tuesday morning - it is cold and gray outside. I am walking behind a slow moving family filling the sidewalk. They are between me and my destination and so I must match their pace. They are sweet but straggly looking. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Economy needs two-parent families

A recent book by Harvard professor Robert Putnam is causing quite a stir among online scribblers. His book tells a familiar story. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Don’t take worship for granted

A precious servant of God wrote, “How lovely is your dwelling place, O Lord Almighty! My soul yearns, even faints, for the courts of the Lord; my heart and my flesh cry out for the living God.” Psalm 84:1-2.   More...

Announcements

Pastor Randall Burton will minister at the Delphi First Assembly of God church in a special Friday night OUTPOURING SERVICE on Nov. 6 at 7 p.m. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Discover Bank filed a complaint against Jessie O’Farrell.  Teresa Stewart filed a complaint against Complete Auto & Repair.  Mark Smith, Monticello, was charged with criminal recklessness.  Clem E. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings   Ford Motor Credit Company LLC filed a complaint against Danny Money Sr. More...

Marriage Licenses

Anthony J. Nebergall, 46, and Tammy L. Sharo, 44, both of Delphi.  Derrick C. Mesaros, 43, Brookston, and Elizabeth R. Woodworth, 40, Lafayette.  John D. Farmer, 63, and Diane M. More...

Special Sections

More pork business for Carroll County

Jeff Petree with Wiechman Pig Company announced in a Tuesday afternoon press conference in the Carroll County Courthouse rotunda, his Nebraska based company expects to open a new agribusiness on 20 acres of land next spring. More...

City, town elections are Tuesday

Voters in Delphi, Camden and Flora, who have not participated in early voting, will have the last opportunity to cast ballots on Tuesday, Nov. 3. All polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on that day. More...

Community

Dietary supplements send 23,000 to ER yearly

According to an article on the AARP website, popular over-the-counter supplements, including multivitamins, energy boosters and diet pills, send 23,000 Americans to the emergency room yearly with chest pain, heart palpitations, choking and other prob More...

Delphi senior activities

The following is a list of activities for November available to seniors sponsored by the Carroll County Senior and Family Services. For information contact the office at (765) 564-2772.  November 2015   More...

Flora senior activities

The following is a list of activities for November available to seniors sponsored by the Flora Senior Center. For information contact the office at (574) 967- 3400.  November 2015   More...

Sports

Cougars end volleyball season as sectional runners-up

The Carroll Cougars ended their volleyball season against Covington in the sectional final on Saturday. The Cougars gave the Trojans a fight, but came up short in four. More...

Carroll County Youth Soccer League Tournament Champions

U12/U14 champions The Orange Team, coached by Emily Meek, was the U12/U14 tournament champion. More...

Purdue student shares her love of gymnastics at CCCC

Anna Belovic, a junior engineering major at Purdue University, is teaching the gymnastics classes at the Carroll County Community Center (CCCC). 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

Patricia Beckham

Patricia Beckham, 91, of Flora, passed away Friday, Oct. 23, 2015, in Delphi.  She was born May 26, 1924, in Plymouth City, Devon County, England, to George H. and Amelia E. Doidge Haimes. She married Glenn W. More...

John L. Temple Jr.

John L. “Jack” Temple, Jr., 87, a resident of White Oak Health Campus in Monticello, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015. More...

Ted Garrison

Teddy Joe “Ted” Garrison, 76, a lifelong Flora resident, passed away Friday, Oct. 23, 2015, at St. Elizabeth East Hospital in Lafayette.  He was born February 2, 1939, in Flora, to Don A. and Kathryn J. Landis Garrison. On Aug. More...