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County Council provides for back pay due employees

Tax hikes proposed for needed supplemental funding next year

The Carroll County Council worked for roughly four hours Monday afternoon to solve ongoing problems facing them. More...

Local News

Every 15 Minutes

Sophomores, juniors and seniors at Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School watched friends and acquaintances being pulled from the twisted wreckage of a drunk driving accident Monday afternoon behind the school. More...

Area women are welcome to attend Friends Day

The Carroll County Extension Homemakers and Carroll County Farm Bureau Women’s Group are co-hosting Friends Day April 27 at the Delphi United Methodist Church from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.   More...

Miss Carroll County/ Princess callout is April 24

Call out for Miss Carroll County and Princess will be April 24 at 7 p.m. at the Flora United Methodist Church, 103 E. More...

Opinions & Letters

Unplugged

Midwest Memo

I had not planned to spend the evening, let alone sleep over, at the house on Essex Road. I didn’t have my laptop, didn’t have pajamas, or clothes for the next day. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Property tax rate destiny

Consider the eternal questions. Why is the sky blue? Why is the grass green? Why are some Indiana local government property tax rates high, while others are low? Let’s leave the answers to the first two to actual scientists. More...

Faith

Finding Passion from The Passion

Lessons from the Heart

This week is often referred to as Passion Week or Holy Week. We have passion plays, a movie called “The Passion of the Christ.” Why do we call it Passion? More...

Education

Rossville announces third quarter honor roll names

Rossville Elementary School Principal Chad Dennison announces the third quarter A and A/B honor roll names.  A Honor Roll   More...

EDUCATION NEWS

Two area students recently served as pages at the Indiana Statehouse for State Rep. Heath Van- Natter (RK okomo). They are BRICE LAWRENCE, a student at Rossville Middle/High School, and KATIE STANLEY, a student at Delphi Community High School.  More...

Obituaries

Shirley Minix

  Shirley Clear Minix, 74, of Logansport, passed away on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at Woodbridge Healthcare in Logansport. More...

Norma J. Wagoner

Norma Jean (Gascho) Wagoner, of Rossville, was born at home near Rossville in Clinton County on Dec. 28, 1929, to Andrew and Rena (Eikenberry) Gascho. She flew away to Jesus and her heavenly home on April 5, 2017, at the age of 87.  More...

Orville K. Hathaway

Orville K. Hathaway, 86, of Delphi, died Sunday, April 9, 2017, at 6:05 p.m. at his residence, after a brief illness.  He was born Sept. 17, 1930, in White County, Ind., to the late Earl and Hazel McClellan Hathaway. More...

Delphi threatened with lawsuit for bid process mistake

Special Board of Works meeting scheduled

Delphi Mayor Shane Evans released a memo Monday detailing a disagreement between the City of Delphi and Rieth-Riley Construction over who should have been awarded the bid to rehabilitate East Main St. More...

County Council pursues financial fix

Former Council member appointed to APC

Carroll County Council members at their Monday afternoon meeting appointed President Jason Scott as their formal representative to work with Hartman and Williams Government Accounting Consultants. More...

Rescue and repair scheduled for Delphi’s Monon High Bridge

Indiana Landmarks announced Tuesday in a press release that it has scheduled predevelopment work on Delphi’s Monon High Bridge in preparation for taking ownership of the railroad span from CSX. More...

Community

Easter Egg Hunt is fun-filled afternoon in Delphi

These two boys waited patiently but with anticipation for their chance to collect a basket full of Easter eggs from a field in Riley Park. More...

Meetings

Tri Kappa Assoc.   Delphi Tri Kappa Associate members met April 4 for lunch at the Flora Family Restaurant with 11 members present. Tina Tyner, president, presented a Tri Kappa Declaration sent by Gov. Eric Holcomb declaring Feb. More...

Delphi South Hill books available

Another local Indiana Bicentennial Legacy Project is complete. More...

Sports

Delphi crushes Carroll in season opener

Both squads faced off in a county rivalry on Friday when Carroll was at Delphi for the Oracles’ home opener. Although it ended in a lopsided 19-5 win there was plenty of highlights to be found in the game.  More...

Springer earns IBCA District 1 Coach of Year honors

Carroll County native Doug Springer has been awarded the 2017 Indiana Basketball Coaches Association Bob King District 1 Coach of the Year after guiding Northridge to a 28-2 campaign that included sectional, regional and Northern Lakes Conference cha More...

Lady Cougars stumble through opening gate of new season

Carroll Cougars Softball had a rough beginning last week with losses at home against Twin Lakes and Rochester and on the road at Pioneer. 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...

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...

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

Juvilio O. Cifuentes, 48, and Elizama G. Felix, 47, both of Delphi.   More...

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