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Delphi Trails group organizes to study safety

A special task force has been organized to study how to make Delphi’s trails safer in the aftermath of a doublehomicide near the High Bridge. More...

Local News

Restaurant holds fundraiser for teens

Beck’s Family Restaurant, 709 Michigan Rd. More...

Brouwer, Lacy to exhibit works in juried show

Carroll County artists Rena Brouwer and Terry Lacy have work accepted into the Indiana Artists Annual Juried Exhibition.  Indiana Artists, the oldest juried artists’ organization in the state, will return to the Indianapolis Museum of Art More...

Burlington

The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be in Burlington on March 21 from 1 to 5:30 p.m. at the Community Park Building.  A volunteer workday at The American House is planned for Thursday, March 16, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. More...

Sports

DCHS, RHS players selected Academic All-State

Seventy-nine Indiana high school seniors — 40 boys and 39 girls — have been chosen as first-team Academic All-State by the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association, it was announced Thursday (March 9).  More...

Player of the Game

Kiss Country selected Carroll #20 guard Brandt McClain, right, as The Fountain Trust Company Player of the Game on Feb. 28. The Cougars defeated the Seeger Patriots 48-34 in the sectional game. McClain is pictured with his coach, Chad Arnold. More...

Faith

Portion control: Jesus is more than enough

Lessons from the Heart

“I really hate all of life’s goodbyes. It hurts so much, this life of limits and not-quitefullness.”  More...

The season of Lent and Easter

Spring is eagerly anticipated, as many people look forward to enjoying the great outdoors once more. Spring is also a special time of year for practicing Christians.  More...

Education

Elementary Math Bowl

Two teams represented Carroll Elementary in the Math Bowl held Feb. 23 at Lewis Cass High School. The fifth grade team earned a first place in the Orange division. More...

CCCC men’s league champs

The 2017 Carroll County Community Center Men’s Basketball regular season and tournament champion team is Sweeter Mustard. More...

CES honor roll is released

The honor roll for the third nine-week grading period at Carroll Elementary School has been announced by Principal Amanda Redmon. Students earning academic recognition include:  All A’s   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...

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. More...

Marriage Licenses

Mark A. Pinkard, 44, and Brandy D. Jacobs, 41, both of Flora.  John S. Ragan, 43, and Brandy L. Moore, 38, both of Delphi.  Trevor D. Ayres, 22, and Cami R. Garrison, 21, both of Flora.   More...

SBOA audit – ‘worst you can get’

Carroll County Council members have expressed concern about the state of the county’s finances for more than a year. More...

Family press conference produces flurry of tips

Grandparents of Libby German, who was killed Feb. 13 near the Delphi Historic Trails, spoke out for the first time March 9. The couple, Mike and Becky Patty, talked to a vast array of media in the Carroll County Courthouse. More...

County owes more than $24,000 in back pay for 2016

Amount owed for 2017 unknown

Carroll County Council member Ann Brown discovered several weeks ago that county deputies, jail staff and dispatchers were not making the correct amount of pay each week. More...

Community

Ivy Tech, IU Kokomo invite employers to register for spring job fair

Ivy Tech Community College and Indiana University Kokomo are inviting area employers who may be hiring soon to register to participate in the annual spring Kokomo Area Job Fair. The job fair is set for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Living with Canada geese during nesting season

If Canada geese have become a problem on your property, helpful information is available through the Indiana Department of Natural Resources website.  Most goose problems occur from March through June, during nesting season. More...

Burlington resident to celebrate 100th birthday

Tomorrow, March 16, Rosella Shankland Bell will turn 100 years old. She said she has witnessed many changes during those years and loves to reminisce about them all.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Art Smart

My spouse and I went to The Art Institute on Michigan Avenue in Chicago this past weekend. We went to see “Arrangement in Grey and Black No 1” a/k/a Whistler’s Mother. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

When freedoms collide: Balancing individual rights and the common good

Editor’s note: A Democracy’s Primer is a collaboration between the journalism and legal communities to aid the public’s understanding of how government works with citizen engagement. 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

Robert L. Meador

Robert Lee Meador, 91, of Rossville, was called home on Wednesday, March 15, 2017.  He was born Oct. 9, 1925, the oldest son of Robert J. and Bessie Irene Rule Meador. On Oct. More...

Don E. Ramsey

Don E. Ramsey, 85, of Lebanon, formerly of Flora,  quietly passed away with his loving wife by his side at 1:40 a.m. on Friday, March 17, 2017, at Witham Hospital in Lebanon.   More...

Rose F. Buttice

Rose F. Buttice, 96, of Logansport, passed away at 3:44 a.m. on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at Woodbridge Health Campus, Logansport.   Born Nov. 23, 1920, in Rockford, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Alfonzo and Sadie (Badalucco) Buttice. More...

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