November 18, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Pat Wisler-Meade to lead Flora’s Christmas Parade

Pat Wisler-Meade will serve as grand marshal of the 2015 Flora Christmas Parade. The lifelong Monroe Township resident is known for her love and commitment to the Flora community. More...

Local News

Fire destroys historic Bringhurst building

One of the oldest buildings left in Bringhurst was destroyed by fire Nov. 12.  The Flora Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to a two-story brick building on the Bringhurst Road around 10 a.m. More...

Monday night fire keeps six departments busy

Two in home uninjured

Carroll County firefighters had their hands full Monday night when the home of Pastor Brent Oliver of the First Assembly of God in Delphi became engulfed in flames. More...

Lions Christmas parade

The annual Delphi Lions Christmas Parade will be Dec. 5 at 1 p.m. More...

Sports

Lady Oracles go 2-1 behind strong play from Roth

Riding a two-game winning streak the Lady Oracles began a week filled with three games by facing a young West Central team. More...

DCHS Cross Country award winners

The Delphi Community High School Cross Country Team recently held its awards banquet. Students earning awards were (l-r): Front - Chelsea Zaldivar, girls MVP; Katlyn Green, Second Mile Helper; Elizabeth Fehrholz, Most Dedicated.  More...

Special Olympics athletes advance to state tournament

Carroll County Special Olympics athletes competed in the Area 4 bowling tournament held Saturday in Crawfordsville.  Twelve bowlers participated with first place singles bowlers advancing to state competition Dec. 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

Circuit Court

Recent filings   Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Dale Pearson.  Robert Phipps filed a complaint against Skylab Sow Unit.   JP Morgan Chase Bank N.A. filed a complaint against Michael A. White, Melissa S. More...

Superior Court

Recent filings   David D. Walker Jr., was charged with two counts of battery resulting in bodily injury.  Michael J. Herman Jr. More...

Marriage Licenses

William T. Kelley Jr., 42, and Andrea J. Foster, 44, both of Delphi.  Barry C. Howell, 48, and Nancy C. Mills, 52, both of Flora.  Kayla A. Stafford, 24, and Kayla R. Kauffman, 22, both of Flora.  Jordan J. More...

Field excavation incident near Radnor leads to fatality

Thursday night field excavation incident left one dead and one injured. More...

Commissioners reject 911 funding level

Director resigns - no job posting for new position

Carroll County Commissioners were advised by the County Council in October the funding for E-911 Dispatch was going to be reduced in 2016. More...

Another crash at HHH and CR 800W

INDOT plans to re-work intersection in five years

One intersection of the new SR25, also known as the Hoosier Heartland Highway (HHH), in Carroll County has been the site of several crashes, some of which involved fatalities. Although there seems to be no obstructions to prevent drivers on CR 800W. More...

Community

90th birthday

Wayne Landes of Logansport celebrated his 90th birthday on Nov. 13. More...

Organization looking for community members to join international team

World Heritage International Student Exchange Program (WH) is looking for representatives to work with volunteer host families and international exchange students in their local community. More...

Announcements

A Purdue study of DEER CREEK BICENTENNIAL PARK near Delphi will present student landscape designs for four special areas on Nov. 19 at 6:30 p.m. at the Canal Center in Delphi. An overview of the whole park will also be given. More...

Opinions & Letters

Paris on my mind

Midwest Memo

I was just about to change the channel on my car radio. It was 5 p.m. Saturday and the Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor was set to come on. I wasn’t in the mood for that particular brand of folksy.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Community’s economic future depends upon trustworthiness

A local councilman was discussing what the recent municipal elections might mean for economic development, the subject of this quarter’s Indiana Policy Review. More...

Faith

Great truths learned at a young age.

Lessons from the Heart

From a very early age I was taught the value of thanksgiving. “Please and thank you” were an expected part of every request in our home. My parents also taught me a little prayer that I recited before meals as a toddler.  More...

Obituaries

Michael W. Norris

Michael Wayne Norris, 69, of Yeoman, passed away at his residence on Monday, Nov. 16, 2015.  He was born on May 21, 1946, in Lafayette, to the late Wayne F. and Helen (Goslee) Norris. On Feb. More...

David L. Embrey I

David L. “Red” Embrey I, 75, formerly of Delphi, died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, at his home in Chunky, Miss.  He was born July 11, 1940, in Madison, Ill., to the late Frank and Emmie Nichols Embrey. More...

Jane M. Strasser

Jane Marie (Holst) Strasser, 51, of Lafayette, died Friday, Nov. 13, 2015. Her marriage was in 1983 to Marty Strasser. They owned Delphi Greenhouses and Valley Flowers in Lafayette for 20 years, before opening Mc- Carty Motors in Lafayette in 2002. More...

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