July 13, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Welcome Back Celebration planned at DCSC

Theme – “Here we are…We’re open”

The Delphi Community School Board heard preliminary plans for the corporation to host a “Welcome Back Celebration” for students and the community Aug. 6. More...

Local News

‘Art in the Park’ contest to showcase creativity

Cash prizes to be awarded for best designs

An “Art in the Park” event will be held July 15-17 in conjuction with the Carroll County 4-H Fair. Cash prizes will be awarded. More...

Camden

The food pantry at the Baptist Church will be open Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m.  Community Vacation Bible School will be held the week of July 23-29 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Baptist Church. More...

Burlington

The First Brethren Church will host a prayer meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 13, at the church.   The Food Pantry at the Church of Christ will be open Monday from 9 a.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Street lessons

On a normal weekday the corner of Huron and Fairbanks is a beehive of activity. This location in Chicago is just east of Northwestern Hospital’s biggest buildings. On weekdays there are buses going north and south non-stop on Fairbanks. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

What they’re fighting over

Barring a surprise at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland later this month, the race for the presidency is set. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

JOSHUA HOLDA received his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from Logan University in St. Louis, Mo.  More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Scot A. Collins, 54, and Teresa A. Clark, 58, both of Flora  Cody M. Alderman, 23, and Emily M. Burwell, 19, both of Delphi  Jeffrey L. Schroder, 35, Galveston, and Holly M. Hunt, 26, Camden  Robert L. Henson Jr., 70, and Collette 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. 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...

Special Sections

APC plans third do-over for zoning ordinance

Carroll County Area Plan Commission (APC) members decided June 28 to retain GRW Engineering to develop a new zoning ordinance for the county. More...

4-H Fair has it all - projects, food & fun

Livestock shows, 4-H projects, food, fun and free entertainment can all be found at the 2016 Carroll County 4-H Fair. Activities begin Friday evening and continue throughout the week until the following Friday, July 22.  More...

Delphi residents must view newly adopted ordinances in Clerk’s office

City of Delphi residents will have to visit City Hall to determine what legislation has been amended or added if they want to know when they are in jeopardy of paying a fine. More...

Community

Memorial program honors Revolutionary War patriot

Area Sons and Daughters of the American Revolution (SAR and DAR) Chapters recently celebrated the Revolutionary War Service of patriot Nathaniel Farmer. More...

Announcements

The FREE COMMUNITY MEAL at the Flora United Methodist Church is cancelled for July. Meals will resume the last Tuesday of August (the 30th).   More...

Online reserved hunt applications now available

Hunters can apply online for a reserved hunt by visiting hunting.IN.gov and clicking on the “Reserved Hunt Info” link. More...

Sports

All-Stars win district championship

Flora’s 10U All-Stars win district championship The Flora 10U All-Stars won the Town & Country District III Baseball championship Monday, beating Williamsport 6-2. More...

Faith

There’s an elephant in the room!

Lessons from the Heart

When someone says something like, “There’s an elephant in the room,” or “let’s talk about the elephant in the room,” they are basically saying, “we need to talk about the huge thing no one wants to talk about More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   Hannah Mears was crowned 2006 Miss Carroll County at the 49th annual pageant at the 4-H Fairgrounds in Flora. She is the daughter of Mary and John Mears of Delphi.  More...

Obituaries

Grace M. Snipes

Grace M. Snipes, 92, of Frankfort, passed away on Thursday, July 7, 2016, at her home.  She was born July 30, 1923, in Avery, to Claude D. and Nellie B. Messler Faust. She graduated from Frankfort Senior High School in 1942. On Dec. More...

Betty R. Adams

Betty R. Adams, 82, Cutler, passed away at 10:38 p.m. Monday, July 11, 2016, at St. Vincent Kokomo.  She was born Feb. 20, 1934, in Wise County, Va. Her marriage was to Freddie Lee Adams, a Korean War veteran, who preceded her in death.  More...

H.W. ‘Woody’ Slade

The Rev. Herbert Woods “Woody” Slade, Jr., 61, passed away suddenly at his home in Flora, on Monday, July 4, 2016.  More...