February 17, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners debate employee comp time usage

The value of county employees utilizing flexible (flex) time rather than compensatory (comp) time dominated the Carroll County Commissioners Monday morning meeting. More...

Gov. entities are required to publish annual reports

Government entities are required to publish reports from the previous year at some point in the current year. More...

Local News

Indiana Sheriffs Association offers help for criminal justice majors

Sheriff Leazenby appointed to ISA committees

The Indiana Sheriffs Association (ISA) will award $500 college-level scholarships to qualified high school seniors or college students who are pursuing a degree in criminal justice. More...

Burlington

The food pantry is open from 12 noon to 3 p.m. Mondays at the Church of Christ.  Monday breakfasts at the United Methodist Church are from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Everyone is welcome.  A Valentine Dinner will be held at 5 p.m. Feb. More...

Camden

The Camden Community Preservation Society continues to encourage any alumni who wish to donate to the historical marker project to send their donation to Barb Mc- Cain, P.O. Box 211, Camden, IN 46917. More...

Sports

Clark commits to St. Joe

Delphi Community High School senior Garrett Clark, center front, signed a letter of intent to play football at St. Joseph’s College in Rensselaer on Feb. 3, National Signing Day. More...

DCHS wrestlers headed to state finals

Delphi Community High School seniors Garrett Clark, left, and Hunter Mote, right, placed third at the East Chicago Central Semi State, qualifying them both to wrestle in the IHSAA State Wrestling Finals at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. More...

Oracles victorious at West Central

Delphi snapped a seven game losing streak with a 70- 51 victory at West Central Saturday after losing to Twin Lakes 72-34 on Friday. 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

EDUCATION NEWS

Delphi Community Middle School students TRAVIS HAYNES and ASHTON YOUNT recently served as Senate pages for State Senator Brandt Hershman (R-Buck Creek).  Pages spend a day at the Statehouse, touring the historic building, observing debates from More...

Donation helps CECC students stay focused

The Delphi Chapter of Psi Iota Xi sorority recently purchased and donated 111 “wiggle seats” to the Camden Early Childhood Center to be used in four kindergarten and two preschool classes. More...

RCSD announces kindergarten round-up

Parents who will have children entering kindergarten this fall in the Rossville Consolidated School District (RSCD) should call the elementary school office to place their child on the kindergarten roster.  More...

Public Records

Police Calls

Police reports are gathered from available records on file at local police departments. This information is a matter of public record and does not imply guilt or innocence. More...

Real Estate Transfer s

Joyce Dillman to Roy E. Watkins Sr. and Joyce Dillman, quit claim.  The Estate of Elizabeth J. Wickman to Elizabeth J. More...

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Superior Court judgments are gathered from public records on file in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi.  Recent filings   A guardianship case was opened for Kyzer Williams.  More...

Breaking News - 2/18/2016 12:14 PM

Flora's Salin Bank robbed again - Free Access

It is reported that an armed robbery occured at Salin Bank & Trust Co.  in Flora this morning (Feb. 18). Carroll School Corporation is on a perimeter lockdown. No other details are available. More...

Class action suit filed against IPC

Allegation of illegal immigrants hiring

A lawsuit against Indiana Packers Corporation in Carroll County was filed in U.S. District Court Tuesday which alleges IPC has knowingly hired illegal immigrants over the past several years, which has reduced the wage earned by unskilled workers. More...

Delphi leaders contemplate water tower maintenance

Delphi Board of Works members Sam Deiwert, Dick Bradshaw and Mayor Shane Evans learned about the condition of Delphi’s four water tanks/towers during a special Friday meeting. More...

Community

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month

The health of teeth can affect how people eat and speak and even the first impressions they make. Learning to take care of teeth at an early age creates good oral hygiene habits that can be maintained for a lifetime. More...

Indiana Department of Revenue offers free online tax filing

This tax season, the Indiana Department of Revenue continues to offer free federal and state filing through Indiana freefile (INfreefile). More...

Civic Players announces auditions for ‘Big City’

Auditions have been set for Civic Players of Logansport’s spring musical, “Big City.” Set in a bustling metropolis during the age of swing, this production is a comic-book style, family-friendly comedy about a clueless private detec More...

Opinions & Letters

Show stopper

Midwest Memo

If you want to mingle with the masses while car shopping, there’s no place to do so quite like the Chicago Auto Show. More...

Political Cartoon

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Indiana received the most grants to build Carnegie libraries

Guest Commentary

They are the libraries that Andrew built. In the early 20th century, Andrew Carnegie funded the establishment of public libraries across the United States in an effort to bring the joy of reading and learning - free of charge - to the masses.  More...

Faith

What is God asking of you?

Lessons from the Heart

In November of 1889 Nellie Bly began her journey around the world sailing from New York to London. More...

Ecumenical Women’s Spring Retreat is set March 5 in Delphi

The 2016 Ecumenical Women’s Retreat will be hosted by the Delphi United Methodist Church, 1796N. US421, on March 5 from 9 a.m. to noon. The retreat will begin with light breakfast refreshments at 8:30 a.m.  More...

Obituaries

George Arion Jr.

George Arion Jr., 92, of Flora, passed away at 3:07 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, at McKinney Place in Logansport.  Born on Dec. 28, 1923, in Carroll County, Ind., he was the son of the late George W. and Mabel (Hardy) Arion. More...

Alpheus ‘Jack’ Orr

Alpheus “Jack” Orr, 91, of Delphi, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, at IU Health in Lafayette.  Jack was born on Dec. 30, 1924, in Kankakee, Ill., to the late Wallace and Erelene (Oldham) Orr. More...

O. Richard Gregory

O. Richard Gregory, 69, Burlington, passed away at 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, at St. Vincent Heart Center in Carmel. He was born on July 10, 1946, in Welch, W. Va., the son of Orville and Helen (Meredith) Gregory. On Nov. More...

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