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Rossville commencement set Saturday

Rossville Middle/High School will hold commencement exercises at 10 a.m. More...

Local News

Local Girl Scouts beautify elementary courtyard

Girl Scout Troop 198 presented its accomplishments in the Carroll Elementary courtyard at last week’s Carroll School Board meeting. The scouts spent around 80 hours cleaning up and beautifying the courtyard.  More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

In the ‘70s, ‘80s and into the ‘90s, casseroles were the go-to prepare-ahead meal of the day. While still staples at potlucks and church socials, it’s been said their popularity has waned over the past couple of decades. More...

Camden

Camden Volunteer Firefighters will meet at 7 p.m. June 5 in the Fireman’s Lounge.   Mt. Zion Lodge No. 211, F&AM, will meet June 6 at 7 p.m. in the Masonic Temple.  Camden Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Lessons in the wild

Midwest Memo

The tulip tree on the lane across from our house is blooming this week. Lovely soft yellow flowers worthy of the florist’s display window are center stage. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Road work ahead

Capital Comments

I saw a new orange sign on my way to the office this morning. It said “Road Work Ahead.” I thought, You got that right.  More...

Faith

Joe Oden Ministries to be at Delphi First Assembly

Delphi First Assembly of God is announcing that on June 3 at 9 a.m. Joe Oden will present his “Love Your Neighbor” outreach program.  More...

God is sovereign

Lessons from the Heart

In Deuteronomy 7:1-11, God reveals himself first as a keeper of the covenant that He made with Abraham. More...

Announcements

Beginning June 4, Sunday worship service time at DELPHI FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD will be 10 a.m. Delphi First Assembly of God is located at 9835W. US421, (two miles north of Dairy Queen at the top of Pittsburg Hill).   More...

Obituaries

Thomas E. Flora

Thomas E. Flora, 68, of Delphi, passed away on Sunday, May 28, 2017, on his farm.  He was born in Lafayette, Ind., on April 16, 1949, to the late Lee F. and Helen E. (Jones) Flora. More...

Norma Jean Smith

Norma Jean Smith, 81, of Delphi passed away Sunday, May 28, 2017, at IU Health Arnett in Lafayette.  She was born to the late William A. and Pearl Elizabeth (Davis) Crist on Jan. 10, 1936, in Coal City, Ill. More...

Wilma Jean Willy

Wilma Jean McCloskey Willy, 89, of Delphi, died Monday, May 29, 2017, at 7:50 a.m. at White Oak Health Campus Assisted Living, Monticello.  More...

Special Sections

Therapy dogs help CES students

Emily Wagoner, a graduating senior at Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School, and her dogs Max and Peeta worked this school year to help elementary students with reading and social skills. More...

Carroll Commencement is Sunday

Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School will graduate 97 students during its 56th annual Commencement Sunday, June 4, at 3 p.m. More...

County Auditor Tom Gray seriously ill

Carroll County Auditor Tom Gray has missed some weeks of work recently due to an extended illness. More...

Community

1st graders enjoy Pond Day

First Grade Pond Day for students at Delphi and Carroll Elementary Schools was hosted recently by Jonah Peterson and his daughter, Debbie Shultz in Adams Township. More...

CES honor roll students are named

Principal Amanda Redmon has announced the honor roll for the fourth nine-week grading period. Students earning academic recognition include:  All “A’s”   More...

DCES fifth grade class advances

Delphi Community Elementary School Principal Deb Metzger awarded the fifth-grade students Certificates of Completion at graduation exercises held May 24 in the DCES gymnasium. Graduating students were also recognized for various accomplishments. More...

Sports

Delphi defeats Carroll in Sectional 38 baseball matchup

A 19-5 shellacking by the Delphi Oracles had given the Carroll Cougars much to stew on after the county rivals’ early season showdown. More...

Riley’s no hitter pushes Delphi over Carroll

With a trip to the Sectional 38 championship on the line, county rivals Delphi and Carroll met up Thursday afternoon in a matchup that ended with plenty of hits and a no hitter from a Delphi Oracle.  More...

Lady Oracles fall short in sectional championship

Delphi softball tried to keep its successful season running after defeats of Seeger and Carroll in Sectional 38, but in the championship match-up against Winamac, fell to the Warriors 10-4.  Winamac opposition poured it on early in the contest, More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Education

Awards and honors presented at DCHS

Delphi Community High School seniors and underclassmen awards were presented at the All School Awards program held May 24 in the DCHS gymnasium.  The awards printed below are from the list submitted by the presenters to the Carroll County Comet More...

Prince & Princess

Chosen Prince and Princess for the Delphi Community Junior-Senior Prom were Jacob Bowlin and Kelsi German. Photo by Portraits by Lori   More...

Delphi Community Middle School honors students

Delphi Community Middle School students were honored May 24 at their awards ceremony. The following awards were presented:   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. More...

Marriage Licenses

Kansas E. Rodenbarger, 21, and Cheyeanne G. Rhoades, 18, both of Flora  Jeffrey L. Stankard, 38, and Elizabeth A. Summers, 36, both of Delphi  Benjamin W. Brown, 21, and Shiann M. Brooks, 20, both of Delphi   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...