December 28, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Carroll approves sponsor signage for athletic events

Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School Athletics will begin allowing corporate and individual sponsorships for athletic events. Approval was given at the Dec. 20 school board meeting.  More...

Yeoman town leaders plan Community Park

Residents and visitors in the Town of Yeoman will have not only a Community Center with a basketball court to enjoy, but if town leaders are successful in their current plans, children and their families will have playground equipment and maybe a pic More...

Local News

Burlington

Kiwanis Club meets Saturday mornings at 7:30 a.m. at the Burlington Park Community Building. Any interested person is welcome to attend.  A benefit breakfast for the American House will be held Saturday form 7 to 10 a.m. More...

Camden

A New Year’s Eve service will be held at Lower Deer Creek Church of the Brethren at 6:30 p.m. A movie will be included.  The United Methodist Church will have Game Night on New Year’s Eve from 8 p.m. More...

Delphi code of ordinances codification update scheduled for Tuesday

Delphi Mayor Shane Evans released a preliminary agenda with several items for the Delphi City Council to consider at the Tuesday, Jan. 3, meeting, which begins at 7 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

For the new year

Midwest Memo

I chose the coldest December evening possible to do some Christmas shopping in the city last week. Because it was so bitter, I planned my route carefully. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

A revenue forecast for the new biennium

Capital Comments

Forecasting is hard. It’s a guess about the future. You try to make an informed, internally consistent guess — but the operative word is “guess.” People make plans based on your forecast. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Real Estate Transfer s

Donna M. Zinn to Terry-D Inc., warranty deed.  Wesley Cable and Sarah Cable to Hazel E. Schenck, quit claim.  Charles M. Bordner and Charles Bordner to Anne E. Hodson and Charles D. Hodson life estate, warranty deed.  Carol L. More...

Special Sections

County’s newest elected officials ready to take the reins

Those who prevailed in the November General Election were sworn into their respective offices Dec. 19 in Carroll Circuit Court by Judge Benjamin Diener. More...

DCHS bids counselor so long

Delphi Community High School Guidance Counselor Greg Smiley said he only intended to stay a few years when he came to Delphi Community School Corporation and now 20 years later he has decided to retire and to pursue other interests. More...

Community

Six myths and truths about brain health

If memory lapses have you falling for every anti-aging program on television, relax. Keeping your brain young is actually pretty simple, and it does not involve popping pills or spending a fortune. More...

Delphi senior activities

The following is a list of activities for January available to seniors sponsored by the Carroll County Senior and Family Services. For information contact the office at (765) 564-2772.  January 2017   More...

Flora senior activities

The following is a list of activities for January available to seniors sponsored by the Flora Senior Center. For information contact the office at (574) 967-3400.  January 2017   More...

Sports

Patriots come on strong in 4th to defeat Cougars

Carroll (1-4) let another winnable game slip away last Wednesday night at Seeger as the Patriots (1-4) won their first game, 53-44.  The Patriots quickly took a 19-8 advantage, shooting 4 of 5 from behind the arch. More...

Scoreboard

Boys’ Basketball  Seeger 53, Carroll 44   More...

Faith

Promises for the New Year

Lessons from the Heart

The week between Christmas and New Year’s for many, means returning Christmas gifts, vacation, family time, football bowl games and various get- togethers. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

BENJAMIN D. STEWART of Delphi has been named to the Vincennes University Dean’s List for Fall 2016. More...

Obituaries

Lloyd E. Anderson

Lloyd E. Anderson, 91, of rural Delphi, died Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016, at 2:55 a.m. at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.   He was born Feb. 8, 1925, in Carroll County, to the late Floyd and Myrl Julian Anderson. His marriage was to Ruth M. More...

E. Myrl Huskey

E. Myrl Fuller Huskey, 95, of Delphi, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Dec. 25, 2016, at IU Arnett Health in Lafayette. More...

Jean Addison

Jean Addison, 94, of Burlington, passed away at 5:55 p.m. Friday, Dec. 23, 2016, at her home.  Born Oct. 26, 1922, at home in Hanover, Ind., she was the daughter of John and Martha (Mount) Clever. She married Keith Addison on Dec. More...