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Smoke detector blitz in Flora this Saturday

Firefighters from all departments in Carroll County, in conjunction with the American Red Cross, are providing free smoke detectors to county residents. More...

Local News

Bids for North Water Street under advisement

Bids for the North Water Street project were opened at Camden’s Town Council meeting Thursday. Central Paving of Logansport bid $98,530 and Midwest Paving of Logansport bid $94,793. More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Community Center will have a soup supper on Wed., Jan. 25, with serving from 4 to 6 p.m. A freewill offering will be taken. More...

Camden

Camden Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 1 at the Camden’s Fireman’s Lounge.  The Camden Town Council’s February meeting will be held Feb. 16 at 7 p.m. in the library reading room.   More...

Opinions & Letters

Hot grooming

Midwest Memo

My wife likes my new barber. The guy is into detail work. But being the actual object of all this detail work has me, well… concerned. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Indiana’s Bicentennial – A year to remember, a legacy to continue

Guest Commentary

Five years ago, former Governor Mitch Daniels announced the creation of the Bicentennial Commission.  More...

Faith

Heavenly treasure

Lessons from the Heart

Television shows on hoarding are not the first time the public has looked into the lives of such behavior. Perhaps the most famous case of hoarding was the Collyer brothers in New York City.  More...

Education

RM-HS releases first semester honor roll

The first semester honor roll for Rossville Middle/High School has been released by Principal Michael Gick. Students earning academic recognition include:  A Honor Roll   More...

Rossville Elementary announces first semester honor roll

Rossville Elementary School Principal Chad Dennison announces the first semester honor roll. Students earning academic recognition are:  A Honor Roll   More...

EDUCATION NEWS

HAYES CRONK of Lafayette, formerly of Delphi, was named to the dean’s list at Miami University for the 2016 fall semester. Cronk is earning a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Political Science.   More...

Public Records

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...

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 Transfer s

Purdue Federal Credit Union to Max D. Thompson Jr. and Pamela J. Thompson, warranty deed.  Max D. Thompson Jr. and Pamela J. Thompson to Jason P. Martin, warranty deed.  R&R Acres Inc. to Maurice E. More...

Flora fire is ruled intentional - Free Access

Investigators ask for help solving crime

The fire Nov. 21 in Flora that claimed the lives of four young sisters and injured their mother and two police officers has been determined to be incendiary after accelerants were found in several locations of the house. More...

Animal Control Program funding not included in 2017 budget submission

Carroll County Sheriff Tobe Leazenby has been working with Maj. Mike Thomas to bring the latest version of a County Animal Control Program to fruition. More...

2017 Legislative priority is road funding

The Indiana General Assembly recently convened for this year’s legislative session and House Republicans are focused on enacting a sustainable, long-term and comprehensive road funding program, according to a newsletter distributed by House Dis More...

Community

Six things to know about a stroke

According to the AARP website, (aarp.org) every 40 seconds in America, someone has a stroke. Every four minutes, someone dies of one. But those statistics are not as grim as they could be. More...

Delphi senior activities

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

Flora senior activities

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

Sports

Cougars pull out win over Tri-Central, then lose to Faith Christian

Carroll (3-10, 1-3) split a pair of games last weekend, winning a come-from-behind thriller Friday at home over Tri-Central (1-12, 0-4) 41-40, and then losing to Faith Christian (7-7) Saturday 48- 40.  More...

Lady Cougars roll through Hoosier Heartland Conference Tourney

Carroll’s Lady Cougars captured the Hoosier Heartland Conference Tourney championship after defeating Frontier, Sheridan and Tri- Central.  More...

Carroll swimmers edge Delphi

At the “duel in the pool” last Wednesday hosted by Delphi Community High School the Carroll and Delphi girls swim teams ended up tied at 84-84 while Carroll boys defeated Delphi 82-77.  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...

Obituaries

Phyllis J. Overholser

Phyllis Jeane Overholser, 92, formerly of Bringhurst, Ind., died Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, at 9:08 p.m. at Wellbrooke of Kokomo, where she had resided for the past four years.  More...

Mildred F. Daniels

Mildred F. Hildebrandt Daniels, 87, of Delphi, died Saturday, Jan 21, 2017, at 4:20 p.m. at her residence. She was born Dec. 22, 1929, in Delphi, to the late Earl and Faye Weaver Hildebrandt. She was a 1948 graduate of Delphi High School. More...

Steven L. Dalton

Steven L. Dalton, 57, of Delphi, died at 1:23 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  He was born June 8, 1959, in Lafayette, to the late Jack and Norma Hill Dalton. More...

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