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Carroll develops student endorsement program for seniors

Next year’s Carroll Consolidated School Corporation seniors will have the opportunity to develop evidence to indicate to future employers they will be valuable employees. More...

Local News

County libraries to host Bicentennial “ALL-IN Block Party” Oct. 6

Call-out for community groups participation

The Delphi Public Library, Flora-Monroe Public Library and Camden-Jackson Public Library will join together to host an “ALL-IN Block Party” this fall to celebrate Indiana’s Bicentennial.  More...

Delphi approves interim water fix

City still seeking permission from property owners for test wells

Delphi Board of Works members Sam Deiwert and Mayor Shane Evans approved spending $35,640 to deepen Well #3, $55,840 for a production test well at the golf course and another $3,288 to lower the pump in Well #5. More...

Washington Twp.

Orders for dinner rolls or cinnamon rolls will be taken through March 13 by contacting Lois Wallace. Proceeds will benefit the Deer Creek Community Center.  Faith Lutheran Church will have worship at McKinney Place on March 13 at 2 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

So much talk

Midwest Memo

When I first started my law practice it quickly became apparent what I liked and didn’t like about the job.  I enjoyed meeting new clients and listening to their problems. I liked negotiating contracts and closing deals. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Commissioners attorney suggests closed door meetings

National Sunshine Week begins March 13. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   After the City of Delphi opted out of the Indiana Regulatory Commission, city leaders approved a 12 percent increase in water and a four percent increase in wastewater for a year. More...

Obituaries

Margaret Moyer

Margaret Catron Moyer, 98, of Flora, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday, March 8, 2016, at Milner Community Health Care Center in Rossville.   More...

Dianne S. Brown

Dianne Sue Brown, 65, of Chesterfield, passed away on Monday, Feb. 29, 2016, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.   She was born on April 1, 1950, in Camden, to Wayne and Helen (Martin) Forgey.  More...

Virginia A. Flory

Virginia Alice Diehl Flory, 82, of rural Camden, died at 5:10 p.m. Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at the home of her grandson near Camden.  She was a member of the Old Brethren German Baptist Church near Camden.  More...

Special Sections

Threat made against CJSHS

Two students arrested

 Carroll Consolidated School Corp. Superintendent Dr. Chris Lagoni notified parents and patrons this afternoon (March 9) of a planned violent threat against the junior-senior high. The threat was intercepted and two arrests were made. More...

Commissioners halt 911 contract with Delphi

Poor management cited as reason for non-compliance

Carroll County Commissioner Pat Clawson stated at the Monday morning meeting, the City of Delphi should not have to pay the annual $50,000 for dispatch services. More...

County must establish internal controls system

Need to promote accountability and transparency cited by SBOA

Carroll County Auditor Vicky Snipes advised County Commissioners at their Monday morning meeting, new legislation requires the county to establish and maintain a system of internal controls. More...

Delphi Board of Works to head Parks Dept.

Delphi City Council members voted Monday night to give authority over the Parks Department to the Delphi Board of Works as recommended by Mayor Shane Evans. Not all council members agreed with the new mayor’s proposal.  More...

Community

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Easter Dinner is at my house this year and I can’t wait to have friends and family gathered around our table – talking, laughing and celebrating one of my family’s most important holidays. This year the table will be full. More...

Springtime

My friend Anna called last week and wanted to know how I was getting along with my Kombucha. We visited for quite awhile about our various experiences in making this wonderful elixir. More...

INDOT announces $80-$100 million call for rural projects

Speaking before the Purdue Road School conference Tuesday, Indiana Department of Transportation Commissioner Brandye Hendrickson announced that rural cities, towns and counties may begin submitting project applications late this month for an estimate More...

Sports

Cougars finish season with Sectional runner-up honors

Carroll (7-16) played seven good quarters in this year’s Class 1A Section 38 at Fountain Central. The Cougars scored 15 plus points in each quarter as they defeated South Vermillion (7-18) 67-56 in the semi final round. More...

Knox defeats Oracles in overtime

Delphi’s season came to an end last Tuesday with a 57-53 overtime loss to Knox in the opening game of the Class 2A Sectional 34 at Knox.  More...

Hoosier Basketball Magazine tabs Top 60 Senior Girls

Roth makes list

Delphi Community High School’s Myka Roth is on the list of Hoosier Basketball Magazine’s Top 60 senior girls’ basketball players for 2015-2016 as compiled by Garry H. Donna, publisher of Hoosier Basketball Magazine. More...

Faith

The truth of the matter

Lessons from the Heart

Jesus answered, “You say that I am a king. In fact, the reason I was born and came into the world was to testify to the truth. Everyone on the side of truth listens to me.” “What is truth?” retorted Pilate. John 18:37-8.  More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

KATIE STANLEY, a member of Kokomo’ s Grissom Civil Air Patrol Squadron, joined 20 other cadets from across Indiana at the Statehouse to serve as Senate pages. More...

Public Records

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. More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Circuit Court judgments are gathered from public records on file in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Marriage Licenses

Manuel Cepeda, 45, and Soldiver, Herrera, 37, both of Delphi.   More...