November 9, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Pitch heard for county-government medical clinic

Carroll County Commissioners heard a proposal from Unity Healthcare via Dr. Jordan Dutter about a plan to establish a clinic in the Delphi area for county employees and community members at their Monday morning meeting. More...

Local News

Remembering Veterans Day

I feel extremely driven in this article to direct the focus to the 11th of November, a day which was originally called Armistice Day, a commemorative occasion proclaimed by President Woodrow Wilson for the date of November 11, 1919, in this proclamat More...

Sewing Day planned for benevolent projects

A Sewing Day will be held Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Education & Event Center in Flora. Soup and drinks will be provided for lunch.   More...

Burlington

The annual Veterans Appreciation Program sponsored by the Burlington Masonic Lodge will be held Nov. 19 at 6 p.m. at the Burlington Community Park building. There will be a free meal and entertainment. More...

Opinions & Letters

Night noise

Immediately to the east of our house, starting some 20 feet away is a nice size woods. The woods was planted about 25 years ago. Back then the plantings could be mistaken for a garden from a distance. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Comprehensive school counseling: What our students need for academic, social and long-term success

Guest Opinion

A sophomore struggling academically thrives after being guided to a drafting course available at his school. Fifth graders throughout a district learn the connection between school and work through an annual BizTown event. More...

Education

Indiana students to get free FAFSA filing help at College Goal Sunday

Financial aid professionals will be volunteering at 40 sites in Indiana to help college-bound students and their families open the door to financial aid during College Goal Sunday. The event is set for 2 p.m. (local time), Nov. 13. More...

DTC announces national scholarship opportunity

Delta Theta Chi Sorority, a national non-collegiate educational sorority, is accepting applications for two scholarships in the amount of $2,600 each.  More...

Cougar of the Month

Carroll Elementary Cougar of the Month is fourth grade teacher Alesia Brown. Dakota Collier, a fourth grader, nominated her for the award. Dakota stated in her nomination, “Miss Brown has the best smile and is the best at teaching. 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.  Recent filings   Heather L. Chaffin was charged with domestic battery.  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.  Recent filings   The Paul L. More...

Marriage Licenses

Larry Cox, 46, and Sandra Cox, 45, both of Flora   More...

Landscaping adds visual appeal to Delphi’s downtown

It looked and felt like spring again when workers from Slusser’s Green Thumb Inc., Logansport, started digging holes and planting numerous trees around the City of Delphi last Wednesday. More...

Delphi to hold building code work session

The current building code for the City of Delphi is receiving significant consideration and deliberation from the City Council. The City code was adopted in 1992, but has never been enforced. More...

Commissioners fund all EDIT requests…conditionally

Carroll County Commissioners recently received a total of $454,227 in requests for Economic Development Income Tax (EDIT) funding for next year. More...

Community

Thompson 40th anniversary

Dave and Francie Thompson of Delphi celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary at the Texas Hold-Em Tournament and Dinner in Venice, Fla.  Thompson and the former Francie Dillon were married Nov. 6, 1976, in the Dayton United Methodist Church. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

With all the mashed potatoes, pumpkin pie, gravy and butter served up on Thanksgiving, every good holiday menu should have a few salads on the sideboard. Next week: more Thanksgiving sides. Happy eating!   More...

Meetings

Flora Lions Club   Joe Boggs was inducted as the newest member of the Flora Lions Club at the Nov. 1 dinner-meeting.  More...

Sports

Lady Oracles overcome sluggish start to notch first win of the season

Delphi girl’s basketball started off its season Saturday afternoon defeating visiting Lafayette Jeff, 43-36. The Lady Broncos were a team the Oracles had beaten handily the season prior but this time Delphi was in for a battle from the start. More...

Cougars lose opening matchup

The Cougars opened their season last week by hosting the West Lafayette Lady Red Devils. Looking to build off of a successful 2015 season, the Cougars ran into trouble with the Red Devils. More...

Faith

‘The Hound of Heaven’

Lessons from the Heart

It was the mid 50s, and at 13, I was a freshman in high school. This was not an ordinary high school, it was a seminary high school. Such schools as this hardly exist anymore. Anyway, on with my story.  More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Obituaries

Ronald Slavens

Former Carroll County Councilman and Commissioner Ronald Slavens, 73, of Idaville, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016.  He was born July 10, 1943, in Lafayette, the son of the late Roy and Hazel Slavens.  More...

Carol L. Wellnitz

Carol L. Kincaid Wellnitz, 69, of Delphi, died at 3:25 a.m. Monday, Nov. 7, 2016, at St. Vincent Hospice of Indianapolis.   She was born Sept. 8, 1947, in Elwood, to the late Donald Kincaid and Doris Uetz Kincaid. More...

Rebecca J. Quinn

Rebecca Jane Quinn, 83, passed away on Oct. 26, 2016, at the Park Manor nursing home in Tomball, Texas.  Born in November 1933 in Burrows, she was the daughter of Harry and Ruby Rice Quinn. She was a 1952 graduate of Delphi High School. More...

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