December 2, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Delphi leaders OK additional floodgate cost

The Delphi City Council met recently in special session to hear an update about the Stellar Program and to deliberate about a controversial project which has been lingering for at least the past four years. More...

Mary Brown named the 2015 Delphi Christmas parade grand marshal

Mary (Shaffer) Clawson Brown is the Grand Marshal of the 2015 Delphi Lions Christmas Parade. She will ride the parade route in a navy blue convertible driven by Lion Gil Smith. More...

Local News

Burlington

The 8th annual Christmas Walk will be Saturday evening from 4 to 7:30 in downtown Burlington. More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will have its monthly breakfast on Saturday with serving from 7 to 10 a.m. Everyone is invited to attend. Monies collected will go to a community project.  More...

Camden

Several Camden residents and many guests enjoyed the activities in Camden on Saturday. More...

Opinions & Letters

Preheat oven

Midwest Memo

I think we can all agree that when it comes to baking a turkey you need to preheat the oven to 325 degrees.  But after that consensus is agreed upon, the path forward gets as murky as a ladle of cold gravy.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

How to read a property tax report

It’s the Thanksgiving season, and here’s one thing I’m thankful for: the Legislative Services Agency’s county property tax reports for 2015. You can find them on the General Assembly’s website at http://iga.in.gov. More...

Faith

God is the judge

Lessons from the Heart

We watched with horror and trepidation when the terrorists murdered innocent people in Paris. We could not react any other way. More...

Flora church welcomes new pastor

The Flora Grace Brethren Church announces it has a new pastor. Marvin Meeker and his wife, Jeri, are now part of the Flora community. The Meekers joined the church in September, moving to the area from Warsaw.  More...

Obituaries

Rita C. Sibert

Rita C. Sibert, 77, India napolis, formerly of Kokomo, died at 7:12 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.   She was born in Howard County on Oct. 22, 1938, the daughter of C. Irvin and Esther (Yost) Kizer. More...

William McKinney

William J. “Bill John” McKinney, 72, Rossville, died midday on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, in Round Rock, Texas, with his children by his side.  Bill John was born on Oct. 30, 1943, in Frankfort, the son of the late William L. More...

Dorothy McCormick

Dorothy McCormick, 96, of Delphi passed away at her home on Monday, Nov. 30, 2015.  Dorothy was born on Oct. 24, 1919, in Americus to the late Noah and Bernice (Leffler) Scowden. She attended Pittsburg Schools. More...

Superintendent Briles is welcomed by DCSC family

Greg Briles was formally hired as the Delphi Community School corporation superintendent by the school board at a special meeting held in the High School Little Theatre. More...

Completed Stellar Communities projects to be celebrated Dec. 10

Downtown Delphi businesses and the general public are invited to an open house Dec. 10 from 4 to 6 p.m. to celebrate the 2015 completed Stellar Communities projects. More...

Yeoman turns general business lots into residential

The Carroll County Area Plan Commission (APC) unanimously approved a request from the Town of Yeoman at the Nov. 24 meeting to rezone three lots from General Business to Urban Residential. More...

Community

Maxwell 60th anniversary

Bill and Judy Maxwell celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Nov. 29 with a family dinner at the Delphi Opera House. More...

Christmas time’s a comin’

There’s a flurry of excitement in the air! Christmas time’s a comin’! More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

One of my favorite ways to entertain during Christmas is also one of the simplest. Combine friends with tasty appetizers, holiday lights and sounds of the season and it’s a party in the making. More...

Sports

Lady Cougars edge Oracles in close battle of rivals

“Carroll came to win. That is what I saw. We played soft. We have to work more on the winning mentality.” These were the outlasting thoughts on yet another classic Delphi- Carroll rivalry game from Oracle head coach Rainey Jones. More...

Carroll Volleyball award winners

Carroll volleyball team was recognized at a recent awards program.  More...

Bulldogs spoil Oracle season opener

Clinton Central thwarted the return to the sidelines of Delphi head coach Brian McCammon last Wednesday and narrowly escaped with a 53- 51 victory in the season opener for both teams. 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   Bob’s Collections filed a complaint against Jason Daniels.  Bob’s Collections filed a complaint against Troy Clendenen and Brandi Johnson.  Jamey L. More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings   Midland Funding LLC filed complaints against the following: Kristi Wiggers; Jamie Wallar; and Heather Lowe.  Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC filed a complaint against David A. More...

Marriage Licenses

Mark A. Minnicus, 27, Delphi, and Rachel L. Shehorn, 23, Lafayette.  Cory D. Eilers, 26, Flora, and Brittany L. Price, 25, Cutler.   More...

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