April 27, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

County voters take advantage of early voting

Carroll County Clerk Andrea Miller announced Monday there were 262 voters who visited the satellite voting centers last Saturday. More...

Delphi may face lawsuit over Stellar Project

The City of Delphi’s Stellar Program is the umbrella name for several separate programs currently either finished or ongoing. Various projects include the Opera House, Façade Improvement, Owner Occupied Housing and Downtown Streetscapes. More...

Local News

Animal Control Committee meets Thursday

Carroll County Sheriff Tobe Leazenby will hold an Animal Control Committee meeting April 28 at 7 p.m. More...

Burlington

Burlington Church of Christ CWF will host a Mother/Daughter Banquet on Monday evening at 6:30. Christian country singer Chalisa Keaton will perform starting at 7:15 p.m.  More...

Washington Twp.

The Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will host its monthly breakfast on May 7 from 7 to 10 a.m. All are welcome. Monies will go to a community project.  Faith Lutheran Church will have worship at McKinney   House on May 8 at 2 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Spring chores

If there is a switch or channel somewhere that flips the seasons from one to another, someone threw that switch hard into place this past weekend.  More...

Political Cartoon

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Carefully contemplate before casting your vote

Carroll County Republican voters are enjoying a situation in the Primary Election they do not always get to experience. There are choices in some of the races.  Choices are good in elections. More...

Faith

National Day of Prayer service is May 5

Carroll County churches will host the 65th National Day of Prayer observance May 5 from 12 to 12:45 p.m. at the Freedom Center, 101 W. Front St., Delphi.  More...

Announcements

CHURCH WOMEN UNITED of Clinton County will sponsor “May Friendship Day” on May 6 at 11:30 a.m. at the Cosecha Latina UMC, 1003 S. Columbia St., Frankfort. More...

Does God hate sinners?

Lessons from the Heart

We’ve all heard “God loves the sinner, but hates the sin.” Jack Cottrell of Cincinnati Christian College answered the old saying like this, “God loves the sinner, but hates the sin” is just not true.  More...

Obituaries

Maynelle Fossnock

Maynelle Fossnock, 91, formerly of rural Delphi, passed away on Friday, April 22, 2016, at Creasy Springs in Lafayette.  She was born July 25, 1924, in Tippecanoe County, to Albert and Mable Laurette Bolyard Mills. On Sept. More...

Jared Allen Just

Jared Allen Just, eight months and three days old, passed away Sunday, April 24, 2016, at the home of his parents in rural Delphi. He is the son of Randy and Esther Brumbaugh Just.  Jared was born Aug. 21, 2015, at home.  More...

William Arvin

William Arvin, 91, of Delphi, passed away at 6:55 p.m. Monday, April 18, 2016, at Monticello Healthcare after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. More...

Lagoni resigns, accepts IWU position

Comet staff report

After serving four years as superintendent of Carroll Consolidated School Corporation, Dr. More...

Primary Election is Tuesday

Polling places for Tuesday’s Primary Election will open at 6 a.m. and close at 6 p.m. More...

Construction begins earlier than expected on Water St. trail

Delphi City Council members met in special session April 11 to discuss the disputed location of the Interurban Trail with affected property owners. More...

Community

Delphi senior activities

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

Flora senior activities

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

The message of a pink rose

Life is full of many moments.... many magical moments.  I love roses...especially pink roses. They became even more significant to me when my baby died. They speak to me of tender, pure, holy love; of special moments. More...

Sports

Cougar softball registers big victory over Tri Central

An 8-run inning in the fourth was all the Cougars needed to get the game rolling in their favor last Tuesday. The Cougars put together a 16-5 win, their first of the season. More...

Lady Oracle softball goes 2 for 3

Playing three games in three days the Delphi Oracles started off with a game at Monticello where they fell 7- 3. Delphi registered 3 hits, led by Morgan Fritz with 3 QAB’s or quality at bats. More...

Delphi drops double-header to West Lafayette Red Devils

The Oracles were at Benton Central last Tuesday, looking to snap a 2-game skid. What entailed was a 15-1 beating by the Benton Central Bison that had BC leading the game with 13 hits. 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

Carroll students enjoy Earth Day event

Carroll Elementary second graders celebrated Earth Day on Friday with events at Flora Community Park. Students engaged in a recycling project that garnered 460.5 lbs. of plastic film that will be recycled into plastic decking.  More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

James D. Abernathy, 45, and Angelena L. Borst, 33, both of Rossville  Ryan J. Heffley, 35, and Jennifer M. Ritchey, 42, both of Burlington  Ryan E. Eiler, 29, and Alexandrea L. 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   More...

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...

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