August 17, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Appleton releases ‘This Was Camden II’

Sales benefit Jackson Twp. VFD

A revised and greatly expanded edition of Lee Appleton’s Camden history book has just been published and is available locally. The project was endorsed by the Indiana Bicentennial Commission as a Bicentennial Legacy Project. More...

Local News

Delphi TIF board plans downtown projects

The Delphi Redevelopment Commission (DRC) plans to capture roughly $30,000 in tax revenue this year, according to Umbaugh and Associates. More...

Contamination to be cleaned from Maramart soil

Burlington Maramart will be undergoing a remediation treatment this fall. Creek Run Environmental Engineering and Brian King, owner of Maramart, presented the project to the Burlington Town Council at the Aug. 9 meeting.  More...

Burlington

The First Brethren Church is welcoming a new pastor, John Drexler, and his wife, Ronda, to the community.  Volunteers are needed for a property clean-up of the American House on Thurs., Aug. 18, from 9 a.m. to ? More...

Opinions & Letters

Circular file

A decade ago the office where I currently work was redecorated. The look achieved was one of dark blues and browns, colors of that time. It all looks a little tired now. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Indiana’s latest local income tax

Hey look, a column about the great writers from Indiana: Stratton-Porter, Tarkington, Vonnegut.  Well, no.  Call me an uncultured economist, but LIT is a new acronym in Indiana local public policy — local income taxes.  More...

Education

Carroll School Board approves last-minute changes

Several staffing changes were approved at the Aug. 9 Carroll School Board meeting.  More...

Obituaries

Bonnie K. Dickey

Bonnie K. Dickey, 75, of Delphi, passed away Friday, Aug. 5, 2016, at St. Elizabeth East in Lafayette.  Born in Lafayette on Aug. 19, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Cecil D. and Cecilia (Prather) Miller. 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...

Marriage Licenses

Thomas P. Allen, 30, Des Plaines, Ill., and Jordan E. Gutterman, 26, Monticello  Kevin E. Speer, 46, and Aundrea N. Nelson, 24, both of Yeoman  Colton H. Martin, 21, and Jenna M. Lee, 21, both of Flora  Denis R. More...

Circuit Court

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...

Jail inspector letter spurs Commissioners into preliminary action

Former Carroll County Sheriff Lee Hoard is now a jail inspector for the Indiana Department of Correction. His duties are to not only inspect jails but also to report deficient conditions to the county sheriff. More...

IDEM permit for Clay Twp. CAFO appealed by neighbors

The Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) has been asked for an administrative review of a permit issued to Pumps Hogs LLC. More...

Delphi Public Library…A Building for the Ages

The Delphi Public Library will unveil a new painting by local artist Terry Lacy entitled “Delphi Public Library: A Building for the Ages” at a reception Aug. 21 at 3 p.m. More...

Community

Disingers celebrate 60th

Wayne and Reva Disinger will be married 60 years on Thursday. They will celebrate at a vow renewal, hosted by their children, on Saturday, Aug. 20, at 4:30 p.m. at Living Faith Church of the Brethren.  More...

Announcements

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY is seeking families or individuals interested in applying for a Habitat home in either Delphi or Flora. For information, contact Debbie BeLange at (765) 423-4590.   More...

Meetings

Wednesday Forum   Members of the Wednesday Forum met in Rochester for lunch for their August meeting.  Nancy Biederwolf’s daughter, Anne King, explained her work at the Fulton County Community Center. More...

Sports

DCMS Triathlon promotes physical fitness and well-being

All Delphi Community Middle School students who have passed the Presidential or National Physical Fitness Tests have the opportunity to participate in this year’s Middle School Triathlon on Aug. 24 beginning at 10:30 a.m. More...

Faith

The poverty of prosperity

Lessons from the Heart

Can you imagine working for $7 a day and believing that you were lucky? How about your whole family sleeping in a one-room shack that is built on the side of a garbage dump hill leveled with used tires as a foundation? More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

10 YEARS AGO   More...

Women’s Safety Summit to be held Friday in Danville

A Women’s Summit on Safety is being hosted Friday in Hendricks County by Congressman Todd Rokita (IN-04) and his wife Kathy Rokita.  More...

County detectives delve into training

Homicide and crime scene management training completed

Carroll County Detectives Kevin Hammond and Tony Liggett recently completed a three-day training seminar involving homicide and crime scene management. The program was hosted by the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD). More...

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