July 12, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Many county roads flooded

Culverts under roads damaged by recent rains

Carroll County Sheriff Tobe Leazenby advised Tuesday afternoon several county roads in the northeastern portion of the county are flooded and impassable. More...

County officials caution about rising rivers, creeks dangers

‘Travel Advisory’ issued

Carroll County residents are reminded to be aware of the flooding conditions which are currently being experienced in the county. Heavy rains throughout the County have caused many roads to be flooded or washed out. More...

Local News

Burlington

Kiwanis Club will meet Saturday morning at 7:30 for meeting and breakfast in the Community Park Building.  The Church of Christ Food Pantry is open Mondays from 12 noon to 3 p.m.  Breakfast continues to be served at the United Methodist Chu More...

Washington Twp.

Randy and Carlin Yeakley have returned from a threeweek trip out west. They met up with friends and surprised their daughter, Rachel, and husband, Frank, with a visit. More...

Camden

Camden Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. tonight, July 12, in the library reading room.  The Food Pantry at the Camden First Baptist Church will be open on Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m.   More...

Opinions & Letters

Sudsy woes

Midwest Memo

Our laundry room at the farm doubles as the furnace room, tool shop, recycling center and storage closet. It does all this in space about six feet wide and 10 feet long.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Encourage good media

I’ll be the first to admit that when it comes to journalism, I’m a traditionalist. Old-fashioned, even.  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...

Education

Kokomo Rescue Mission announces Back-to-School give-away

Underwear, socks and shoes to qualified applicants

The new school year is just around the corner, and Kokomo Rescue Mission wants every student to experience the joy of receiving a new or gently used pair of school shoes, new undergarments, and personal care items to begin their year.  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...

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...

Marriage Licenses

Alexander R. Coverdale, 23, and Faith N. Maxwell, 21, both of Delphi  Matthew S. Lushin, 48, and Laura A. Howard, 42, both of Delphi  Anthony W. Baxter, 24, and Abygail M. Krintz, 21, both of Monticello  Brock N. More...

A past county Auditor is now the new county Auditor

The Carroll County Republicans made a decision who will be the county's next auditor Tuesday night in a formal caucus. More...

Softball complex to honor slain middle school students needs 16 to 20 acres

Delphi City Council heard a report at the July 3 meeting from Mike Patty, the grandfather and guardian of slain Delphi Community Middle School student Liberty German, about proposed softball fields to honor the memory of Libby and her friend, Abigail More...

Projects, shows food & fun… it’s all at the 4-H Fair

Livestock shows, 4-H projects, food, fun and free entertainment can all be found at the 2017 Carroll County 4-H Fair. Activities begin Friday and continue throughout the week until the following Friday, July 22.  More...

County Council plods through fiscal issues

EDIT course correction planned

Carroll County Council members have faced many issues relating to county finances in the past several months and did more of the same at their Monday afternoon meeting. More...

Community

Crowdfunding campaign launched for the Delphi Historic Trails safety and security

The Delphi task force will make several safety improvements to the historic trail system with the help of a successful online crowdfunding campaign, according to an announcement last week.  The need to improve safety on the historic trails was m More...

Happy Birthday Indiana from Carroll County!

The Carroll County Bar Association members commissioned watercolor artist Rena Brouwer to paint a likeness of the Carroll County Courthouse to hang in the Indiana State House to help commemorate the state’s 200th birthday this year.  More...

Professional Briefs

Carroll County Deputy MIKE HOBBS recently served as a camp counselor at the Indiana Sheriffs’ Association Annual Youth Leadership Camp. The camp was held June 27-30 in Warren County.  More...

Sports

Carroll tennis awards

The Carroll High School tennis team held its awards banquet and the following team members received awards. More...

Faith

What do you say; let’s pray!

Lessons from the Heart

There are many great prayers in the Old Testament. Certainly the Book of Psalms is replete with them, but there are others from Moses to the prophets where God’s anointed petition a faithful God for forgiveness and deliverance.  More...

Announcements

The ANNUAL WORSHIP SERVICE AT ADAMS MILL, sponsored by Cutler Presbyterian Church, will be Sunday, July 16, at 10 a.m. Bring chairs, blanket, food and table service for the picnic lunch following the service. More...

Obituaries

Robert E. Scott

Robert E. “Bob” Scott, 91, of rural Camden, died at 4:49 p.m. Tuesday, July 4, 2017, at McKinney Place in Logansport. He had been a resident there for the past year and a half.  More...

John Freitag

John “Jack” Freitag, 93, died Thursday, July 6, 2017, in Delphi.  Jack served in the U.S. More...

Donald G. Larimore

Donald G. More...

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