February 8, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Thursday moring fire in Flora

A fire broke out shortly before 10 a.m. today, Feb. 9, in the old Eagle Customs building at the east end of Flora on SR 18. The fire appears to have started in the west end of the building. More...

Flora’s proposed pit bull ordinance raises concerns

Pit bull owners in Flora turned out at Monday’s Town Council meeting to voice their opinions on the idea of a pit bull banning ordinance. The Council discussed the possibility of an ordinance at its January meeting.  More...

County employee health clinic situation remains unresolved

No action taken on signed contract

Carroll County Commissioners continued to struggle to develop the right plan for an employee health clinic at the Monday morning meeting. More...

Local News

Multi-year county audit reveals problems in county finances

The Indiana State Board of Accounts (SBOA) did not perform an audit of the 2014 Carroll County financial accounts in 2015. More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church is looking for someone to teach the Adult Sunday School on Sunday mornings at 9. More...

Camden

NET youth group meeting at the Baptist Church will be Sunday at 5:30 p.m. A meal will be served.  A chicken and noodle dinner will be held at the Legion Post from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday.  The Legion Auxiliary will meet at 2 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Truth and lies

Midwest Memo

I am a light sleeper. Things that go bump in the night usually get my attention.  Currently I am one of four adults sleeping under the same roof. More...

Faith

Announcements

Delphi First Assembly of God will present a FREE NIGHT OF PRAISE AND WORSHIP with singer, songwriter Eddie James on Thursday, Feb. 9, at 7 p.m.; doors open at 6 p.m. Everyone is welcome. More...

Faith in adversity

Lessons from the Heart

“Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.” Hebrews 11:1.   More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

The Fall 2016 Dean’s List for Ball State University recognizes undergraduates who earn at least a 3.5 grade-point average for 12 or more credits of graded course work during a semester. More...

Criminal justice seniors eligible for scholarships

The Indiana Sheriffs Association (ISA) will award scholarships to qualified high school seniors or college students who are pursuing a degree in Criminal Justice. More...

Correction

The Delphi Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees meets the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. The day of the week was reported incorrectly last week.   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   Discover Bank filed a complaint on Christian S. More...

Marriage Licenses

David J. Joslin, 35, and Colette M. Mazurek, 39, both of Flora  William D. Draper, 26, Flora, and Ashley N. Oliver, 18, Delphi  Jeffery Spence, 45, and Aliceson A. Dale, 45, both of Flora  Tyler A. Wise, 24, Delphi, and Ivy E. 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   Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. More...

Driver arrested after hitting female standing outside of vehicle

Police unraveled a puzzle about how a woman standing outside of her vehicle was struck by another vehicle and why she was struck beginning Wednesday night. More...

Police quickly solve armed robbery at Delphi’s Discount Tobacco

The Discount Tobacco Store in Delphi has been the scene of several robberies over the past few months. When the latest robbery occurred Wednesday morning, police from at least three agencies focused on the crime resulting in a speedy arrest. More...

Plastics recycling plant moves forward with plans

GEP Fuel & Energy Indiana, LLC President Stephen Hogan announced to the Camden-Flora Rail Corridor Commission Monday it will receive the first round of funds this week under a commitment from KayPat Enterprises for Camden Recycling, LLC. More...

Second try at Delphi snow removal ordinance fails

Delphi City Council members took no action at the January meeting to approve a proposed ordinance to legislate snow removal procedures for residents and businesses. More...

Community

Announcements

Delphi Presbyterian Church will host its SENIOR CITIZENS MONTHLY LUNCHEON Feb. 8 noon in the church Fellowship Hall. All are invited and an elevator is available for those in need. More...

Health officials urge hoosiers to put their heart health first

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is asking Hoosiers to help raise awareness of overall heart health in February as part of American Heart Month, which promotes strategies for preventing heart disease and encourages people to live hearthe More...

200 times

Meandering Melodies

This article is #200! In some ways it doesn’t seem possible and in others it seems like a long time since the first article in the spring of 2013.  More...

Sports

Lady Oracles grab first sectional title in 21 years

Delphi (14-8) went into last Wednesday’s first round sectional matchup looking to overcome the odds and that’s just what the Lady Oracles did, winning their first sectional championship in 21 years. More...

Cougars overcome Goliath-like opponents, clinch sectional title

The Lady Cougars had their work cut out for them last week when they entered the Central Catholic Sectional at Lafayette. More...

Oracles earn county bragging rights

Delphi held Carroll without a basket for nearly 7 1/2 minutes to start the game and cruised to a 48-30 victory Thursday night at DCHS before falling to Rensselaer 64- 54 Saturday afternoon. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Obituaries

Hanson D. Bultman

Hanson Dean Bultman, born April 25, 1978, passed away unexpectedly in the early hours of Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017.   More...

Virginia A. Hanna

Virginia A. Hanna, 91, of Monticello, passed away peacefully at 9:25 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, at the Monticello Healthcare Center.  Born on Dec. More...

Linda L. Freant

Linda Lou Vitello Freant, 64, Denver, Ind., passed away Tuesday morning, Feb. More...

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