November 11, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Local News

Community invited to welcome new DCSC Superintendent

It is expected a new Delphi Community School Corporation Superintendent will be named Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. in the DCSC Little More...

CCSC contracts with dietitian

Carroll Consolidated School Corporation has engaged the services of Melissa Garber, a registered dietitian, for an analysis of its compliance with USDA food guidelines. The decision was made at the Nov. 3 school board meeting.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

On Veterans Day

Reader’s Digest was a staple in our home while I was growing up. The magazine that arrived monthly in the shape of a small book traveled around the house like a family pet. More...

Congress’s problems are deep-seated but fixable

Guest Commentary

A lot of ink is being spilled about the speakership drama in the U.S. House, the demands by members of the conservative Freedom Caucus, and the turmoil besetting the Republicans who run Capitol Hill. More...

Letters to the Editor

Working together for the success of our students

A great deal of both conversation and consternation have surrounded the 2015 ISTEP+ test and its anticipated results. With good reason. More...

Society

60th anniversary open house

Gail and Helen Ennis of Flora will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary at an open house on Sunday hosted by their children. The event will be from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Flora Senior Center, 115 N. Division St.  More...

Thank You for your support

I would like to thank each and every one who supported me in last week’s election. Your vote of support and confidence is humbling. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Recent filings   Gateway One Lending & Finance filed a complaint against Christopher N. Striegel.  Jeremy M. Robey filed a complaint against Tawnya R. Purple.  Traci L. More...

Circuit Court

Recent filings  Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC filed complaints against the following: Johnathon Bennett; Joann Penn; Julie Pullen; and Sarah Anthony.  Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against James Nelson.  Capital One Bank (U More...

Marriage Licenses

Jose R. Alcequiez, 49, Delphi, and Carmen I. Ramirez- Campos, 46, Dominican Republic.  Roland C. Hinojosa Sr., 60, and Kerstin Dinsmore, 47, both of Delphi.   More...

Special Sections

County establishes a ‘Storm Water Management Plan’

Fees established for permits to discharge private or mutual drains into a regulated county drain

The Carroll County Surveyor’s Office has never issued permits or collected fees for drain-related activities in the county. However, that will soon change. More...

Rotary Interact Club coming to Delphi High School

The Delphi Community School Board voted Monday night to allow high school students to form a Rotary Interact Club, which will be sponsored by the Delphi Rotary Club. More...

Judge orders county to clean up Horseshoe Bend property

Carroll Superior Court Judge Kurtis Fouts ordered the Carroll County Commissioners to take matters into their own hands to remedy a long-standing issue on the Shane Toole property, located at 10692E. Horseshoe Bend Rd. More...

Community

Help make Christmas merry in Carroll County

The holidays are nearing and it is time to reflect and count our blessings. It is also a time to think of others and for some, it can be a stressful time of year.  More...

Collection Week set for Operation Christmas Child

Carroll County will soon become a local drop-off point for Operation Christmas Child. During National Collection Week, Nov. More...

Volunteers are needed for Sewing Day

Sewing Day will be on Nov. 16 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the 4-H building in Flora. The sewing day projects will include 50 gift bags for the Toy Store, tote bags for Riley/Ronald McDonald House and pinafores for Riley Hospital. More...

Sports

Lady Oracles start season with romp over Jeff

With a returning starting lineup, off season work and a new head coach, Delphi alum Rainey Alting Jones, the Lady Oracles started their season off Saturday against Lafayette Jefferson. More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Grateful living with those who serve

Across this great country today there will be countless remembrances held at schools, monuments, churches, and cemeteries. All designed to give us pause and to rem ember. What exactly are we to recall in these solemn moments? More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

REMEMBER THE GOLDEN RULE AS YOU TEACH KIDS MANNERS

Q: How can I teach my children good manners? This is something I’m determined to instill in my kids, but it’s not easy. More...

Obituaries

Dr. Bruce T. Meyer

Dr. Bruce T. Meyer, 80, of Flora, went to be with his Lord, Monday, Nov. 9, 2015, at his home after a long battle with health problems. Bruce was born to the late Ludwig and Rossella Maloy Meyer on Sept. 6, 1935, in Monroeville, Ind. On Aug. More...

Richard L. Ledman

Richard Lynn “Dick” Ledman, 90, formerly of the Flora and Bringhurst area, died Monday, Nov. 9, 2015.  Dick was born on March 22, 1925, in Indianapolis, Ind., to the late Lynn and Lois Eaton Ledman. More...

Janet Hertenstein

Janet Hertenstein, 97, of Deer Creek, passed away Friday, Nov. 6, 2015, at Woodbridge Health Campus in Logansport.   Born on July 27, 1918, in Chicago, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Edward and Theresa (Horn) Gangler. More...