June 15, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

TIF Board approves Strategic Action Plan for future development

The Carroll County Redevelopment Commission (RDC) approved a Strategic Action Plan for county development in and around the Tax Incremental Financing (TIF) district Monday afternoon, but not before considerable discussion and some dissention. More...

Inaugural Solstice celebration at Delphi’s Deer Creek Bicentennial Park

The public is invited to celebrate Indiana’s 200th birthday and the Delphi park named in its honor on Monday. More...

Local News

Camden

Camden Community Club’s Pollock and Smelt Fry will be Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Camden Community Building. Pie will be available.  Camden Food Pantry will be open Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Camden Baptist Church.  More...

Burlington

Burlington Community Club is planning a town-wide Fourth of July celebration for Saturday, July 2. More...

Bicentennial program to honor Carroll County pioneer

The Indiana Archive and Records Administration (IARA) is honoring the Founders of Indiana; 43 early settlers who met in Corydon 200 years ago to establish Indiana’s statehood and write Indiana’s first Constitution. More...

Faith

Words we speak

Lessons from the Heart

Whether we admit it or not, we have all done it. What have we done? Gossiped. Any time we spread “rumors or a report of an intimate nature,” we gossip. More...

Vacation Bible School

Delphi UMC   A summer kids’ event called Cave Quest VBS will be hosted at Delphi United Methodist Church from Sunday, June 19, to Thursday, June 23, from 6-8:30 p.m.  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...

Obituaries

Allen L. Stout

Allen L. Stout, 77, of the Burlington community, passed away at 9:55 p.m. on Saturday, June 11, 2016, at his home.   He was born June 7, 1939, in Carroll County, to Loris P. and Esther I. (Huffer) Stout. More...

William G. Fouts

William G. “Bill” Fouts, 88, of rural Galveston, passed away at 4:15 p.m. Saturday, June 11, 2016, at his farm.  More...

Lt. Col. Thomas Evers (Ret.)

Lt. Col. Thomas E. Evers (Ret.), 78, of Deer Creek, passed away at 7:20 a.m. on Saturday, June 11, 2016, at North Woods Village, Kokomo.  Tom was the son of Mathew and Stella Evers, who preceded him in death.  More...

Special Sections

County Council to discuss possible litigation against County Auditor

Closed door sessions Wednesday evening

The Carroll County Council announced Monday the group will meet in two separate Executive Sessions Wednesday evening. The first closeddoor meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. at 108 W. Main St. in Delphi, the office of Council Attorney Rafael Ramirez. More...

Rules for fireworks are clarified at Flora council meeting

At Monday night’s Flora Town Council meeting, Flora Police Officer Josh Disinger reminded residents that they are bound by the state’s statute on fireworks. The law states consumers may use fireworks between 9 a.m. More...

Health clinic for employees and their families coming to DES

Midwest Area School Employees Insurance Trust (MASE) relocating from Clinton Central

Delphi Community School Corporation Superintendent Greg Briles announced to school board members Monday night a Midwest Area School Employees (MASE) clinic will open in the elementary school in the second week of July. More...

Community

Delphi Lions 23rd annual Independence Day parade

The 23rd Annual Delphi Independence Day Parade, sponsored by the Delphi Lions Club, will be held July 2 at 10 a.m. The parade will leave from the former Peters- Revington parking lot on 1100 N. Washington St. More...

Announcements

The VFW POST 9383 AUXILIARY in Delphi will meet the third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at 304 N. Market St. For information, call (765) 564-3620.   More...

Community Thank You

‘Pat on the back’   More...

Opinions & Letters

Change and more change

Midwest Memo

I’ve got a new routine in the morning - a new breakfast routine. I drive straight to the office and park my car on the 4th floor of the parking garage. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Buy fireworks legally, store and use safely

Independence Day is just around the corner and celebrations have already started. The Indiana State Fire Marshal is reminding Hoosiers about the safe and legal ways to buy and store fireworks.  More...

Education

Carroll County Community Foundation awards more than $77,400 in scholarships for 2016-17 school year

The Carroll County Community Foundation has awarded 23 scholarships and renewals from 14 funds to Carroll County students with an approximate value of more than $77,400 including the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship.  More...

RM/HS honor roll released

The second semester honor roll for Rossville Middle/High School has been announced. High School students earning academic recognition include:  A Honor Roll   More...

Scholarships awarded to RHS seniors

Members of the Rossville High School Class of 2016 have been awarded $361,150 in scholarships. The amount only reflects known scholarships.  More...

Public Records

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.  Recent filings  Bank of America N.A. 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   Yowanda L. Bishop was charged with OVWI endangering. More...

Marriage Licenses

Cory C. Harding, 37, and Brandy M. Bingaman, 42, both of Bringhurst  Calvin J. Underwood, 24, and Kendra A. Kerkhove, 23, both of Delphi  Joshua McClimans, 30, and Kayla Barton, 26, both of Monticello   More...