September 28, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Delphi officers to issue tickets for parking against traffic flow

Delphi Police officers began issuing warnings to owners of vehicles that are parked against the flow of traffic on city streets Sept. 14. Beginning Oct. 1, officers will become more vigilant with the issue, according to Mayor Shane Evans.  More...

Local News

Fall trolley tour of Wildcat Valley is Saturday

Promoting Wildcat Valley is hosting its annual fall trolley tour of Wildcat Valley on Saturday. More...

Burlington

A workday for The American House will be held Thursday, Sept. 29, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. All volunteers are welcome. For more information, call Dennis Kern at (765) 566-3366. More...

Camden

Volunteer firemen are hosting their annual sausage and pancake breakfast on Saturday morning in the Fireman’s Lounge. Serving will be from 6 to 11 a.m.  Firemen will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the Fireman’s Lounge.  Mt. More...

Opinions & Letters

Political Cartoon

Full Story

‘Say Cheese’ – aged cheese that is

Midwest Memo

I don’t enjoy getting my picture taken. I’m not certain why. This goes way back. Most of the time I’m not willing to concede that I actually resemble the likeness of the person the picture has captured.  More...

We’ve got really low interest rates

Interest rates are low. The 10-year Treasury bond rate, which forecasters use as a benchmark, averaged 1.6 percent in August. That’s the third lowest monthly rate in the past 20 years. More...

Faith

Ode to joy

Lessons from the Heart

“The things I have spoken to you, that My joy may remain in you, and that your joy may be full.” John 15:11.  More...

Announcements

Franklin Graham and the Decision America Tour is coming to the Indiana Statehouse in Indianapolis on Oct. 5 from 12 to 1 p.m. For those who cannot attend the rally in Indianapolis, a PRAYER RALLY will be held Oct. 5 from 12 to 1 p.m. 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...

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

Dustin L. Hostetler, 27, and Lauren D. Bowman, 25, both of Burlington.  Dustin Hileman, 25, and Jenna Linback, 24, both of Burlington.  Robert J. Bray, 36, and Andrea M. Anthony, 37, both of Flora.  Aaron L. Ault, 41, and Ashley R. More...

Special Sections

County Council moves to cover rising inmate housing costs

The Carroll County Council met in special session Thursday morning to hear the projected costs of housing prisoners from the local jail in other facilities for the remainder of this year. More...

Torch Relay to culminate with All IN Block Party

Indiana’s Bicentennial Torch Relay will travel through Carroll County Thursday, Oct. 6.  More...

Straight ticket votes will not count for at-large county council races

Straight party voting has changed in Indiana. This November, Hoosiers should take note before going to the polls, according to the Indiana Secretary of States Office. Hoosiers will still be able to cast a straight ticket on Nov. More...

Community

Indiana taking a stand to prevent older adults from falling

Falls can be dangerous, especially for older adults. To help prevent serious injuries due to falls, Indiana joined forces with the National Council on Aging (NCOA) and the Falls Free Coalition to bring awareness to falls.  More...

Flora senior activities

The following is a list of activities for October available to seniors sponsored by the Flora Senior Center. For information contact the office at (574) 967-3400.  October 2016   More...

Delphi senior activities

The following is a list of activities for October available to seniors sponsored by the Carroll County Senior and Family Services. For information contact the office at (765) 564-2772.  October 2016   More...

Sports

Oracles hand Vikings big loss, move to 4-2

An Oracle football team that has found its stride heading into the latter part of regular season continued to dominate on Friday night. More...

Cougars score 42 in 1st half, rout Frontier

The Carroll Cougars continue to keep their foot on the gas as they stand firm with an undefeated record and just two games left in regular season. The Class A, No. More...

Cougar volleyball improves to 15-5

Carroll volleyball defeated both Frontier and Tri-Central in five sets to up the team’s record to 15-5.  More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, and Delphi Journal. Photos are from the Flora History website at www.floraindianahistory. weebly.com and the Carroll County Historical Museum.  10 YEARS AGO   More...

Obituaries

Beverly Furst

Beverly Furst, 89, passed away on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, in Mulberry, Ind.  Beverly was born April 22, 1927, to the late Max and Susie (Flora) Landes. More...

John A. Johnson

September 23, 2016, brought to close 78 years of a life fully lived for John A. Johnson of Oklahoma City, Okla.  More...

Herbert McKnight

Herbert C. “Herb” McKnight, 87, of Flora, died at 5:20 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center, Delphi. He had been a resident there for five weeks, and in failing health.  More...