December 23, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Drainage Board hears Delphi runway expansion plans

Carroll County Drainage Board members Commissioners Bill Brown, Pat Clawson and John Brown, along with County Surveyor Don Shockley, met in special session Dec. 21 to hear plans to expand the Delphi Municipal Airport’s runway to the south. More...

Local News

Camden Council approves bid, installs new council members

The Camden Town Council met Dec. More...

Camden

Camden American Legion will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the Legion Post.  Camden-Jackson Township Library Board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 30 for a year end meeting.  More...

Burlington

The Church of Christ Food Pantry is open every Monday from noon to 3 p.m.  Christmas Eve Communion Services will be held at 5 and 9 p.m. at the Burlington Church of Christ.  Church of Christ youth will meet from 6 to 7:15 p.m. Jan. More...

Opinions & Letters

Add light at Christmas

Midwest Memo

The countryside presents its most unusual appearing terrain on winter nights when the sky is clear, the stars are bright and the air crisp and cold.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

A Visit from the Christ Child

Twas the morning of Christmas, when all through the house All the family was frantic, including my spouse; For each one of them had one thing only in mind, To examine the presents St. 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   Monticello Emergency Care filed a complaint against Eric Bottoms.  Carroll County Tire filed complaints against the following: Tim Meyer; Scott Spencer and Stacy Spencer; Charles Dawson; Brian K. More...

Special Sections

County Council grapples with employee bonus concept

2016 Salary ordinance not yet adopted

It took two separate meetings within five calendar days, but the Carroll County Council finalized a new system of rewarding employees for high performance. More...

Everyone welcome to Christmas Day dinners

Two Carroll County communities are offering free Christmas Day dinners to anyone who desires a meal and fellowship.  Deer Creek Presbyterian Church is hosting a Christmas Day dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Commissioners adopt Capital Improvement Plan extension

EDIT distribution requires formal plan

The wait by the Carroll County Economic Development Corporation (EDC), the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce and the County Highway Department for Economic Development Income Tax (EDIT) funds this year has been a long one. More...

Community

Do not make these job hunting mistakes

According to the following information found on the AARP website, people 50 plus, who are passed over for a job, are tempted to pin the blame on ageism. More...

Delphi senior activities

The following is a list of activities for January available to seniors sponsored by the Carroll County Senior and Family Services. For information contact the office at (765) 564-2772.  January 2016   More...

Flora senior activities

The following is a list of activities for January available to seniors sponsored by the Flora Senior Center. For information contact the office at (574) 967-3400.  January 2016   More...

Sports

Delphi girls roll with 6-game win streak

The Lady Oracles hot streak continued with wins over Lewis Cass 47-35, Faith Christian 78-25, and Clinton Central 76-28, bringing the team’s season record to 11-3.  The Oracles came out holding firm on the offensive end of the floor after More...

Marian wins national title

The Marian (Ind.) University Knights won their second national championship on Saturday. More...

Roth is ‘Player of the Week’

Myka Roth, a senior on Delphi’s girls’ basketball team, was named an IBCA/Subway Player of the Week for Dec. 7- 12.  More...

Faith

What is Christmas about?

Lessons from the Heart

Santa Claus, reindeer, sleigh with presents, Black Friday sales, Christmas trees, decorations, parties, gift giving, family dinners, etc. In our world this seems to be what Christmas is all about. More...

Obituaries

Patricia A. Radaker

Patricia A. Radaker, 72, of Delphi, died Monday, Dec. 21, 2015, at 11:30 a.m. at Monticello Healthcare Center.  A journalist, she worked for the Anderson Herald Bulletin for many years. More...

Brenda Vaughn

Brenda Mullendore Vaughn, 66, of Battle Ground, died at 4:30 a.m. Sat., Dec. 12, 2015, at St. More...

Charles E. Smith

Charles E. Smith, 85, of rural Camden, died Friday, Dec. 18, 2015, at 10:11 p.m. at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  He was born Dec. 23, 1929, in Mecca, to the late Ed Smith and Ruby Williamson Smith Maffett. More...