September 7, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

IPC plans new building

Three phases to begin soon

The Carroll County Drainage Board heard plans from Indiana Packers Corporation (IPC) representatives Monday morning about constructing a large building to the north of Carroll Manor. More...

Local News

Hoosiers urged to eat diets high in fruits, vegetables to help reduce risk of disease

September is Fruits & Veggies – More Matters month. More...

Camden

The Camden Food Pantry will be open Sept. 17 from 8 to 11 a.m. at the First Baptist Church.  Camden Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. Sept. 15 at the library’s reading room.  A chicken and noodle dinner will be served Sept. More...

Burlington

A benefit yard sale for the American House will be held during the Burlington Fall Festival Sept. 15-17. Items for the yard sale are being solicited. To donate items, call (765) 566-3366.  Burlington Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Comparing notes

Midwest Memo

When I spend the weekend at the farm, and then head back to Chicago, I get the benefit of the time difference and what seems like an hour extra to get to the office. I try to pull out of the driveway here by 6:45 a.m. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Hoosiers are encouraged to take part in Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month, and the Indiana Department of Homeland Security (IDHS) is encouraging all Hoosiers to take some steps to being prepared for emergencies.  More...

Faith

What goes into us

Lessons from the Heart

The World Wide Web brings us so much information to assist us in our daily lives. It is interesting to read about a healthy lifestyle and how to take care of our bodies. We are careful not to eat anything that might harm us or make us sick. More...

Flora GBC to host Homecoming

The Flora Grace Brethren Church invites the community to its Homecoming and Rededication Service on Sunday.  The day will begin with the regular Sunday service at 10:30 a.m. followed by a noon meal provided at the church. More...

National ‘Back to Church Sunday’ is Sept. 18

“Back to Church Sunday,” a national movement of churches across America, will be observed Sept. 18 at 9:30 a.m. at the Delphi Christian Church, 315 E. Main St. Pastor Bob Duke will deliver a special message.  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   David L. More...

Marriage Licenses

Ryan M. McEntire, 25, Anderson, and Erin E. Sammons, 24, Battleground.  Ronald E. Tam, 55, and Sandra C. Webster, 57, both of Idaville.   More...

Restaurant Inspections

Inspection Summary: 8-18/8-26 Delphi   More...

Special Sections

CR1200W. bank stabilization project gets underway

Road closed Sept. 12 to begin work

Carroll County Commissioners learned Tuesday morning from County Highway Engineer Paul Couts, work on the bank stabilization along CR1200W. is ready to begin. More...

APC files for lawsuit dismissal

The Carroll County Area Plan Commission (APC) received a complaint earlier this year about a banquet barn at 1810N. CR1150W. More...

‘All-IN’ Block Party to celebrate Bicentennial

Carroll County Public libraries, the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce and the County Bicentennial Committee will welcome the Bicentennial torch Oct. 6 at the Wabash & Erie Canal. More...

Community

Unger 60th anniversary

Jim and Sharon Unger of rural Frankfort are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary today, Sept. 7.  They were married Sept. 7, 1956, in Frankfort. He is retired from Chrysler Transmission in Kokomo. More...

School days explained

It’s a challenge to know how deep to go in this discussion about private schools. It feels like I have only scratched the surface in an attempt to help you understand the thoughts and thinking of the brethren when private schools began. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

It was a tough weekend at my house with the defeat of three of our favorite teams! The ‘Noles rallied to beat my Rebs. Texas topped Notre Dame. And Mississippi State was stunned by South Alabama! More...

Sports

Carroll volleyball improved to 9-1

The Carroll Cougars upped their volleyball record to 9-1 after beating North White in four - 25-14, 25-23, 20-25, and 27-25.  More...

Cougar passing attack too much for Tri Central

Riding a two-game win streak, the Carroll Cougars hosted Tri Central Friday night. Quarterback Trey Filbrun tallied 275 yards passing as the Cougars chalked another win to their resume. The final score was 35-6.  More...

Delphi stifled by Twin Lakes’ defense

Delphi’s Oracles had a tough game Friday evening when they traveled to Twin Lakes for their first road game. What they experienced was a 57-14 drudging by the Indians.  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

TAMARA GIBBS, director of the Camden-Jackson Public Library, has been selected to receive the Indiana Library Federation Esther Schlundt Memorial Scholarship Award.  Gibbs hopes to graduate this fall with a Masters degree in library science from More...

Obituaries

Michael D. Johnson

You passed away so peacefully my dear brother. You sat on the beach enjoying beautiful Lake Michigan the weekend before you died, you even checked tornado off your bucket list as you said. More...

David A. Martin

David A. Martin, 65, of Flora, passed away at 1:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016, at his home.  Born June 6, 1951, in Tipton, he was the son of Orla and Betty (Teal) Martin. More...

Pat M. Hallam

Pat M. Hallam, 75, of Logansport, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016, at St. Vincent Seton Specialty Hospital in Indianapolis.   More...