August 31, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

INDOT awards grants to county entities

The Indiana Community Crossings Grant Program is a partnership between INDOT and Hoosier communities to invest in infrastructure projects that catalyze economic development, create jobs and strengthen local transportation networks. More...

Local News

Burlington

Items are being collected by the Church of Christ for a free will donation yard sale that will benefit the benevolent fund. The sale will be held during the Fall Festival.  The Park Board will meet at 7 p.m. More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will have its monthly breakfast Saturday, Sept. 3, from 7 to 10 a.m. Everyone is welcome. Proceeds will go to a community project or cause.   More...

Camden

Volunteer firemen will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the Fireman’s Lounge.  Mt. Zion Lodge No. 211, F & AM, will meet Tuesday in the Masonic Temple.  Camden Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Sept. More...

Opinions & Letters

Quiet inlets

Midwest Memo

If a farm can have something akin to a back yard, then the Peterson farm has a creek running through its equivalent of a back yard. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Journalists and lawyers aid public with new education project

The Indiana Bar Foundation and Hoosier State Press Association join to announce a civic education project – “A Democracy’s Primer” – to assist Hoosiers in understanding how government works.  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...

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   Synchrony Bank filed a complaint against Juan Lear.  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

Brian L. Abbott, 33, and Monica A.K. Cadwallader, 31, both of Delphi.  Thomas E. Francis, 38, and Jennifer J. Johnston, 39, both of Delphi.  Anthony L. Clear, 21, and Karlie M. Carrier, 19, both of Burrows.   More...

Special Sections

School board candidates are ready to go!

Races in three districts on the ballot

Some Carroll County voters will have choices when they go to the polls Nov. 8 to elect school board members. Contests in District 3, Democrat Township and Dist. 4, Monroe Twp. More...

County GOP ousts Gray from precinct chair position

Vice chair also removed

The Carroll County Republican Party took a complaint against a precinct committee chair from one of their candidates for County Commissioner seriously when it was filed in July. More...

Assessment appeal spells less money for City TIF

The Delphi Redevelopment Commission, which captures property tax revenue from increased assessments in the Tax Incremental Financing (TIF) District, expected to have $30,000 for various projects this year. More...

Community

Bacon Fest is another grand success

Despite oppressive heat and an early downpour, attendance at the 3rd annual Bacon Festival of Carroll County, presented by Indiana Kitchen Bacon, numbered 9,000, according to Julia Leahy, executive director of the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce a More...

Extension Homemakers offers fun, educational programs

The Carroll County Extension Homemakers invites the public to join them on Sept. 7 at the Event & Education Center in Flora for one or all three of the programs below.  Impact of lifestyle on memory, 10 a.m. More...

Indiana Historical Society exhibit examines Indiana’s Centennial

The pageantry and spectacle surrounding Indiana’s 1916 Statehood centennial is examined in the Indiana Historical Society exhibition, The Hoosier Centennial: A Look Back at the 1916 Celebration, which opened Tuesday at the Carroll County Courth More...

Sports

Skillet stays with Cougars after Bacon Bowl rout

Both the Carroll Cougar and Delphi Oracle football teams were riding high on big wins from the previous week. More...

Scoreboard

Boys Cross Country  Delphi at Clinton Prairie DELPHI: Blake Ragon, 9th, 20:36; Wyatt Snider, 18th, 24:00; Michael Burnfield, 23rd, 24:28.  Girls Cross Country   More...

Faith

Tragic or not

Lessons from the Heart

“That was tragic.” I have heard that phrase at least eight times this week. It is totally amazing how many time television personalities call a situation tragic. Twice announcers, calling Olympic events, described losing as tragic. More...

Obituaries

Margaret E. Childers

Margaret E. Seward Childers, 89, of Delphi, died at 3:08 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016, at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  More...

Evelyn M. Dawson

Evelyn Maxine Dawson, 94, of Delphi, passed away on Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, at IU Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.   Evelyn was born in Noblesville, on March 28, 1922, to the late John Henry and Theresa Maude (Egan) Ross.  More...

Mary E. Walker

Mary E. Fenton Walker, 94, formerly of Bringhurst, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, at her daughter’s home in Indianapolis.  More...