October 26, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Camden explores health care options

Camden Town Council was presented two options for health care at its Oct. 20 meeting. Glendon Wolfe with Norris Insurance discussed several plan options including keeping the current plan with a 9% increase in premium.  More...

Local News

Free Veterans Day event at Opera House

In honor of veterans and their service to this country the Delphi Opera House is hosting a free Veteran’s Day tribute program Nov. 6 at 3 p.m. More...

Camden

Trick-or-Treat Night is Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. The Lions Club Halloween Party will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Community Building.  Mt. Zion Lodge No. 211, F&AM, will meet at 7 p.m. Nov. 1 in the Masonic Temple.  More...

Delphi Board of Works schedules six additional meetings this year

Delphi Mayor Shane Evans announced Monday he has scheduled Board of Works meetings each week until the end of the year. Evans indicated the meetings scheduled on the first and third Mondays at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall will still be held. More...

Opinions & Letters

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Midwest Memo

When Donn Fendler was 12 years old he was lost for nine days on Mount Katahdin in Maine’s Baxter State Park. He was separated from his father and other hikers when he rushed ahead of his companions and thick fog proceeded to rapidly set in. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

The effect of a trade war won’t be pretty; could lead to deep and lengthy recession

The economic effect of a potential trade war is a timely issue given the anti-trade stance embraced by both presidential candidates. The most recent examples of trade wars are mostly limited to the Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act of 1930. More...

Faith

I am SO sorry!

Lessons from the Heart

I really wanted to listen to you at the county fair recently. I know how threatening that can be. Usually, when someone “listens” they are making mental notes, for a rebuttal. More...

Announcements

Church Women United of Clinton County will sponsor WORLD COMMUNITY DAY on Nov. 4 at 12 noon at St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church, 1951 Wilshire Sr., Frankfort. A luncheon will be served followed by music, a program, and fellowship. More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Jeffrey L. Perry, 50, and Annette P. Martin, 47, both of Delphi   More...

Police Calls

Police reports are gathered from available records on file at local police departments. This information is a matter of public record and does not imply guilt or innocence. More...

Real Estate Transfers

Louis E. Hayden, Amy L. Hayden to Melissa M. Markward, warranty deed.  Pamela K. Webster to James R. More...

Special Sections

2017 proposed budget passes…after a hiccup

The Carroll County Council met at 8:30 a.m. Thursday with the notion it would be adopting its proposed 2017 spending plan. However, the process did not go according to what was planned.  More...

DCSC school board debate cancelled

The final debate of the season, between two candidates for the Madison Township school board seat on the Delphi Community School Board, has been cancelled. Candidates Brent Oliver and Neal Anderson were both invited to the school next Monday, Oct. More...

Snafu in voting machine resolved by County Clerk

A voting machine malfunctioned due to a calibration issue during early voting which caused concern for the voter who was at the machine when it happened. More...

Community

Checkup for your medicine cabinet

Check the expiration dates of the prescription medications in their original containers. A pharmacist is only required to put a “Discard by” date on the bottle; this date is usually one year from the date the prescription is filled. More...

Flora senior activities

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

Delphi senior activities

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

Sports

Cougars make quick work of Seeger; next round is battle of unbeatens

Primed and coming off an undefeated regular season, the Class A fifth ranked Cougars hosted Seeger Friday night in the first round of Sectional 42 play. More...

Carroll County Youth Soccer League Tournament winners

U11 champion Members of the U11 champion team are (left to right: Front - Zayden Sandifur, Kedzie Paz, Faith Barngrover. More...

Carroll volleyball ends regular season 25-7

The Carroll Cougars won their final match of the regular season against Faith Christian 26-24, 25-12 and 25-18 last week. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, Delphi Journal, the Carroll County Historical Museum and Flora History website.  10 YEARS AGO   More...

Obituaries

Mabel L. White

Mabel Louise White, 85, formerly of Cutler, passed away peacefully in her home in DeSoto,   Ill., around 9 a.m. Friday, Oct 21, 2016.  More...

Robert F. Bruck

Robert F. Bruck, 90, Logansport, passed away at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, at Miller’s Merry Manor, Logansport.   Born Sept. 7, 1926, in Logansport, he was the son of Glenmore and Jessie Wade Bruck. More...

James W. Huffer

James William Huffer, 43, of Port Charlotte, Fla., formerly of Lafayette, died Thursday, Oct. More...