January 13, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Family Health Clinic to serve Burlington area

The Purdue University School of Nursing and North Central Nursing Clinics have opened a third regional nurse-managed community health clinic to serve central Indiana residents in rural settings. More...

Local News

Veterans Service office expands hours in 2016

The Carroll County Veterans Service Office, located on the first floor of the county courthouse, is open on Fridays from 8 a.m. noon and 1 to 5 p.m. The office is also open Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

Camden

The Camden Town Council will hold an organization meeting at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 13 in the town office. The first regular meeting of the new year will be at 7 p.m. Jan. 21 in the library reading room. More...

Burlington

Burlington Community Library Board will meet at 6 p.m. Jan. 14 to elect officers. According to the by-laws anyone over the age of 18 and a member of the library may serve on the board if voted in. More...

Sports

4 Oracle wrestlers go undefeated in Saturday tourney

The Oracle wrestling team had a busy weekend. On Friday the Oracles were at Purdue University to wrestle Lafayette Jeff at Halloway gym as the under card to the Purdue match against number 1-ranked Penn State. More...

Lady Oracles roll over Peru on Senior Night

On a night where emotions ran high in the locker room Delphi found a way to stay poised and go on a 16-4 run in the second quarter to blow out the Peru Tigers, 54-28. More...

Lady Cougars coast past Tri County and Tri Central

Huge offensive quarters and stifling defensive periods were the key to Carroll’s big 61-25 win against the Tri County Cavaliers last Tuesday. More...

Faith

Prayers are caught, heard and answered

Lessons from the Heart

It is the end of football season across the country. While the playoffs continue in the NFL, the Colts are left home on the sidelines from a season filled with rancor and injury. More...

Obituaries

Oma R. Kite

Oma R. Kite, 94, of Bradenton, Fla., formerly of Flora, passed away on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016.   More...

Herbie L. Coomer

Herbie Lee Coomer, 65, of Indianapolis, passed away Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015, at his home.  He was born Dec. 15, 1950, in Burkesville, Ky., to Herbert Russell and Thelma Lucille Hurt Coomer.  More...

Doris A. Overholser

Doris A. Overholser, 91, of Flora, died at her home Friday, Jan. 8, 2016.  Doris was born to the late Clarence and Daisy Price Webb on Feb. 28, 1924, in Frankfort. Her marriage was on Aug. 29, 1943, in Bringhurst, to Max C. More...

Special Sections

Plans are under way to bring The Moving Wall to Flora

Doug Eversole with the Carroll County Veterans Organization requested support from the Town of Flora on Monday night to bring the Vietnam Moving Wall to Flora Community Park on Aug. 4-7. More...

A new look for DCSC

New Delphi Community School Corporation Superintendent Greg Briles brought a new look to his first Board of School Trustees meeting Monday night. More...

Two County Council members vie for Commissioners seats in Primary

Filing for Primary Election ballot slots began last Wednesday, Jan. 6. Incumbent Commissioner Bill Brown, who has been a commissioner for 15 years, was first to file for re-election to the District 3 Commissioners seat. More...

Community

Down On The Farm

Popcorn powerhouse Ag Alumni Seed gives back to Purdue

According to the Purdue University Ag website, there is a growing global market for popcorn, standby styles like buttery or caramel-coated share shelf-space with popcorn spiked with wasabi, Kalamata olive flavoring or chili powder and a squeeze of li More...

U.S. soybean farmers take on the challenge of meeting customers’ sustainability demands

When asked why sustainability matters to them, a majority of soybean farmers respond that it is because they intend to pass their land on to their children so they can continue the family farming legacy. More...

Farm resource websites are listed

The following websites and information were provided by Andrea Brown Associate Extension Educator and 4-H Youth Development for Purdue Extension-Carroll County.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Political Cartoon

Full Story

A bitter pill to hum to

Midwest Memo

A bitter pill to hum to   If I head to Macy’s Department Store for lunch, it’s the tuna pea pasta in the cafeteria that calls me. That dish has been a favorite of mine for years. I get a medium size container filled to the top. More...

State’s debate on prescriptions approaches meth reduction from wrong side

The problem with drugs is not supply, but demand

Indiana’s current policy debate about methamphetamine restrictions offers a window into the myriad of failures of our War on Drugs, and the shallow thinking that accompanies almost all our fixes. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, and Delphi Journal. Many of the photos and captions are provided by the Carroll County Historical Museum.  10 YEARS AGO   More...

Education

Delphi Community Elementary School honor roll released

Delphi Community Elementary School Principal Deb Metzger announces the first semester honor rolls.  A Honor Roll   More...

Reunions & Gatherings

Carroll Class of ‘90   More...

CJSHS honor roll students are named

Principal Tiffany Myers has announced the first semester honor roll for Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings   LVNV Funding LLC filed a complaint against Philip W. Schrader.  Carroll Consolidated School Corporation filed complaints against the following: Johnny Ovalle and Heather Sands; Melissa Hernandez;   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.  Delphi   Sept. More...

Marriage Licenses

Tyler D. Heise, 23, Clarissa A. Houchens, 21, both of Delphi.   More...