October 12, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

G.O. bond for DCSC

$1,710,000 sought for projects wish list

Members of the Delphi Community School Board voted Monday night to pursue the sale of a $1,710,000 bond to accomplish a list of projects that, before the vote, had not been released to the public. More...

Local News

Absentee voting begins today, Wednesday

Carroll County voters who plan to vote early via absentee voting will have the opportunity beginning today, Oct. 12, from 8 a.m. to noon. More...

Plow Days are this weekend

The Carroll County Antique Tractor Club will host “Plow Days” this weekend at the Bill Harness Farms south of Burlington.  Hours on Saturday are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 12 noon to 5 p.m. More...

APC to initiate Delphi zoning

The Carroll County Area Plan Commission voted to initiate the process to establish zoning assignments for property located inside the City of Delphi limits at the Sept. 27 meeting. More...

Opinions & Letters

Skeptic school

I wonder if anyone has ever considered opening a school for skeptics.  If there ever is a school for skeptics, I want to enroll.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

A great day in Carroll County!

Guest Commentary

Carroll County is to be congratulated on its outstanding celebration during the Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay last Thursday. More...

Faith

Lots of Trouble Out There

Lessons from the Heart

There is a heap of trouble in the world, isn’t there? Hatred, murders, terrorism, natural disasters, wars, financial problems, diseases, drug abuse, family problems, selfishness and greed. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, Delphi Journal, and the Flora History website at www.floraindianahistory.weebly.com. The Comet pays for any photos provided by the Carroll County Historical Museum. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

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

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.  Recent filings   Richard C. More...

Marriage Licenses

Brandon S. Shaffer, 40, and Laura A. Corn, 34, both of Burnettsville.  Brian D. Larimore, 27, and Ashley L. Michael, 25, both of Delphi.  Weldon T. Skiles, 20, Rossville, and Erica F. Hess, 19, Flora.  Jonathan A. More...

Special Sections

County Council to propose a spending neutral 2017 budget

Carroll County Council members are nearing the end of the 2017 budget preparation period. All members were present to hear concerns and questions from county department heads last Thursday, however no council candidate was in attendance. More...

IU Health Arnett to close Delphi medical office

The Indiana University Health Arnett Medical Office in Delphi will be transitioning to the IU Health Arnett Medical Office Building on Greenbush Street in Lafayette by the end of the year. More...

Candidate debates begin Monday

The Carroll County Comet will host debates for contested school board races and County Commissioner races prior to the Nov. 8 Election Day. The public is encouraged to participate in each event with their attendance and input.  More...

Community

Bicentennial Torch Relay & All IN Block Party

October 6, 2016

Carroll Jr.-Sr. High Band entertains at celebration. More...

Anniversary open house

Dale and Meg Burnworth of Flora will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary at an open house on Sunday, Oct. 16. The event, hosted by their family, will be at the Bringhurst United Methodist Church from 2 to 5 p.m.  More...

Church Directories

There are a few things you will find in every Old German Baptist Brethren home. You will find black hats and black bonnets. You will find plain clothes. You will find Bibles. Another thing you will find is Church Directories. More...

Sports

Flora’s Bison represents school history

Flora’s Bicentennial Bison has a place of prominence in Flora, the southeast corner of the intersection of Columbia and S. Center streets in the downtown. TAG (The Art Group), headed up by Carroll Jr.-Sr. More...

Delphi Bison is ‘imprinted’ with the future’s hands

A Bicentennial Bison now rests in front of the Delphi City Building to commemorate Indiana’s 200th birthday this year. The Delphi bison was purchased by the City and the artwork was designed by Delphi High School Art teacher Robyn Coyner. More...

Cougar Volleyball wins conference championship

For only the second time in school history, the Carroll girls’ volleyball team won the Hoosier Heartland Conference Championship. The last time was 27 years ago. More...

Obituaries

Mary E. Bush

Mary E. Bush, 90, of Burlington, passed away at 12:45 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, at her home.   She was born Jan. 14, 1926, in Burlington, to Leonard “LF” and Eva (Rodkey) Crume.  On June 5, 1947, she married Robert W. More...

Donald Matejovsky

Donald M. Matejovsky, 81, of Camden, passed away quietly at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare   Center in Delphi.  Born Nov. 6, 1934, in Chicago, Ill., he was the son of Michael and Lottie Peters Matejovsky. More...

Donald B. Willy

Donald B. Willy, 86, of Delphi, passed away Monday, Oct. 3, 2016, at White Oak Health Campus, Legacy Unit, in Monticello.   More...