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Get ready for the 2016 Primary Election

Jan. 6 is the first day to file for office

Those who plan to serve in several county offices as elected officials beginning Jan. 1, 2017, will be decided in 2016. The list of County offices on the May 3 Primary ballot, provided by the Carroll County Clerk’s office, will include:   More...

Local News

2015 YEAR END REVIEW

Jan. 7 – Delphi residents will begin a new recycling service provided by the current trash hauler on Jan. 20. More...

Duke Energy offers those in need help paying their electricity bills

Duke Energy is once again assisting customers who may struggle to pay their winter energy bills.  The company is contributing $700,000 for low-income customer energy assistance through its Helping Hand program. More...

Burlington

The Burlington Community Library is hosting fun activities on Mondays from 5 to 6 p.m. The library is open Mondays and Wednesdays from 3 to 6 p.m. and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Wrapping up

Midwest Memo

I do my Pilates exercise routine on Friday mornings at 6:30 a.m. sharp. This has been my schedule for almost 10 years.  The version of Pilates I do commences with me lying on my back on a lime green exercise mat. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Building a healthier tomorrow for Indiana, today

In an annual check up of our nation’s health, Indiana ranked 41st among all 50 states in 2015. More...

Faith

Live in openness!

Lessons from the Heart

Well, the big “to do” about the right way to commemorate Christmas hit the fan, again, this year. Funny how it gets blown so out of proportion. Me? More...

Obituaries

Judy Walters

Judy Walters, 57, of Noblesville, formerly of Flora, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. More...

Janet Kay Smith

Janet Kay Smith, 62, of Kokomo, went home to be with the Lord, surrounded by her loving family, at 8:30 a.m. Thursday,   Dec. 24, 2015.  She was born Nov. 11, 1953, in South Bend, the daughter of Wendall and Louise (DeHaven) Tam. More...

Mary M. Henderson

Mary M. Henderson, 88, of Frankfort, died Dec. 17, 2015.  She worked for Peter Paul for 17 years, retiring in 1983.  Her marriage was in 1942 to Marvin Henderson, who preceded her in death in 1998.  More...

Delphi’s leaders for the next four years

As 2016 approaches, governmental entities are gearing up to begin their respective work. Those who will serve the residents of the City of Delphi for the next four years took the oath of office Monday night in the City Council Chambers. More...

Carroll votes to participate in insurance pool

The Carroll School Board voted recently to take advantage of the property and casualty insurance offered through the Educational Service Centers Risk Funding Trust (ESCRFT). The agreement is from Jan. 1, 2016, to Jan. 1, 2017, at a cost of $101,580. More...

Residents unhappy about fencing mixed messages

The Delphi Board of Works heard a complaint from residents Fonda and Harry Miller about a fence they recently erected in the street right-of-way. The couple resides at 204 West Summit St. More...

Community

Thinking about health

Public pressure may make hospitals safer

Medicare has just announced it is penalizing more than 700 of the nation’s hospitals because they have higher rates of patient safety mishaps, which the government and patient advocacy groups have been trying for years to prevent. More...

Professional Briefs

LARRY THOMPSON, former funeral director in Delphi, is retiring Dec. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

It’s been a Southwestern Christmas for the Beggs family this year. Travels to sunny Arizona and snowy New Mexico meant special time with family, amazing views and delicious culinary experiences. More...

Sports

National champions

Marian University football players Brandon Dillon, left, and Jarin Bush, right, hold the NAIA championship trophy following the Knights 31-14 victory over the Southern Oregon Raiders in the 60th National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics natio More...

Oracle wrestlers qualify for state team tournament

The Delphi wrestling team will compete in the IHSWCA State Team tournament this weekend in Fort Wayne. The Oracles are listed as a top 12 team in Class 1A. More...

Carroll escapes Western Boone in TL Holiday Tourney

The Lady Cougars played their first game Monday after taking a short break during the holidays. A first round game in a holiday tourney hosted by Twin Lakes and one in which Carroll’s ladies won by a small margin of 56- 52. 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 complaints against the following: Shirley Daniels; James Legere; and Marcus Brooks.  Estates were admitted to probate for William J. McKinney and Shirley J. More...

Superior Court

Recent filings   Carmen Morales was charged with criminal mischief.  Cole L. Angle was charged with reckless driving due to speed.  Charles R. Gross was charged with two counts of OVWI endangering and speeding.  More...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County assessor’s office. By law, buyers and sellers are responsible for the accuracy of information provided on the forms.  Bringhurst   Sept. More...

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