May 25, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

IPC bomb threat suspect arrested

County detectives backtrack information to Lafayette resident

An arrest has been made in the alleged bomb threats to Indiana Packers Corporation (IPC) on May 9.  More...

Local News

Burlington

A community breakfast will be held May 28 to benefit the American House Stagecoach Hotel project. Serving will be from 7 to 10 a.m. in the Burlington Community Park Building.  More...

Washington Twp.

The Deer Creek Presbyterian Church invites the public to attend morning worship on May 29. A memorial service will be held in remembrance of those who have passed away during the last year. Worship begins at 10 a.m.  More...

Camden

Mission Sunday will be observed May 29 at the United Methodist Church.  The Camden Youth Parade will be June 4 at 7 p.m.  Camden Community Club’s annual Fish Fry will be June 18.   More...

Opinions & Letters

Waiting for a sign

Midwest Memo

I’ll admit to being a little inconsistent when it comes to waiting at the curb for the “walk” sign to appear on the traffic signal.  In the big city, at familiar intersections, if there are no cars in sight I may walk when it f More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

A Hoosier was first to die in World War I

Guest Commentary

Although few Hoosiers know his name, James Bethel Gresham of Evansville earned a place in the history books for his role in World War I. More...

Faith

Religion vs. Relationship

Lessons from the Heart

At the beginning of my ministry I shared a message with a church that carried the above title. I was young so to speak, 30, and naive about what others wanted out of their Christian walk. More...

Vacation Bible School

Faith Church of Christ   Faith Church of Christ in Burlington will host Vacation Bible School on June 13-17 from 9 to 11:40 a.m. daily. More...

Obituaries

Agnes F. James

Agnes Faye Ward Hufford James, 88, of Bringhurst, passed away on Monday, May 23, 2016, at her home. Agnes was born on Feb. 28, 1928, to Marion and Mary (Enoch) Ward in Lafayette, Ind. She attended schools in Owasco and Rossville. More...

William H. Adams

William “Bill” H. Adams of Arvada, Colo., passed away on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at Lutheran Hospice/Collier Hospice Center, Wheat Ridge, Colo. He was 84.  More...

Marjorie M. Draper

Marjorie M. Rex Draper, 82, of Delphi, died at her home Sunday, May 22, 2016, at 1:45 a.m. after a two-year battle with cancer. More...

Special Sections

New auditor clashes with County Council

Auditor wants more pay

Tom Gray was appointed Carroll County Auditor in April to fill a vacancy created when former Auditor Vicky Snipes left the office April 4, before the end of her term. More...

DCHS graduation schedule is announced

Delphi Community High School will hold commencement exercises Sunday, May 29, at 2:30 p.m. in the high school gymnasium.  More...

Delphi leaders hear the good, the bad and the ugly of utilities expansion

Delphi Board of Works members Mayor Shane Evans, Dick Bradshaw and Sam Deiwert held a special meeting Monday evening to hear from Butler Fairman and Seufert (BFS) about plans in the making for a large utility expansion project. More...

New report tallies county’s investments, expansions, tourism impact

Industry, agriculture, tourism and redevelopment are each thriving individually in Carroll County, Indiana, reports Carroll County Economic Development in its just-published, “Close Up: Keeping Our Eye on the Economy.” More...

Community

Alzheimer’s Association Offers Education Programs And Dementia Support

The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Indiana Chapter offers free education for families affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. More...

Delphi senior activities

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

Flora senior activities

The following is a list of activities for June available to seniors sponsored by the Flora Senior Center. For information contact the office at (574) 967-3400.  June 2016   More...

Sports

Cougar baseball heads into postseason with 14-7 record

The Carroll Cougar baseball team faces #1 ranked Central Catholic on Thursday in their first game of the sectional.  Before moving to post season play they had two regular season games. More...

Lady Cougars advance in sectional play

Carroll was at Seeger on Monday for first round sectional play. More...

Sets new DCHS record

Garrett Clark, a senior at Delphi Community High School, broke a school record Thursday in the Track & Field Sectional at Benton Central High School. 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. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

KENDALL GRANT BAKER received a bachelor of arts degrees from Wabash College on May 15 during the 178th commencement exercise. Baker is the son of Marsha and Mark Baker of Delphi. An English major, he was one of 195 graduating seniors at Wabash. More...

Educational Foundation grants presented

The Educational Foundation of Delphi Schools presented checks May 12 to Delphi Community School Corporation teachers who submitted grant applications for a variety of supplies to enhance their classrooms.  More...

DCES fifth grade class advances

Delphi Community Elementary School Principal Deb Metzger awarded the fifth-grade students Certificates of Completion at graduation exercises held May 24 in the DCES gymnasium. 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.  Recent filings   Ally Financial Inc. 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

Cody L. Nelson, 23, Delphi, and Lindsay M. Weaver, 23, Monticello.  Larry A. Weaver, 48, and Lynda K. Revord, 53, both of Delphi.  Charles R. Caldwell, 47, and Morgan E. Lockard, 23, both of Delphi.  Brandon M. More...