July 12, 2017 RSS feed / 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...

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...

Announcements

The Indiana Blood Center will have a ‘6 ANGELS’ MEMORIAL BLOOD DRIVE on July 27 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Flora United Methodist Church.   More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Summer heat calls for cool summer desserts. Some of my favorites are poke cakes – traditional baked cakes, moistened by poking holes in the top and spreading on some delicious puddingbased filling and topped with whipped topping. More...

Rural people will have fewer insurance choices next year

Thinking About Health

As Obamacare approaches its fifth sign-up season, policyholders in many parts of the country are facing a marketplace with fewer choices and higher premiums.  More...

Reunions

Mullin family   The 98th reunion of the descendents of Noah Mullin was held June 4 at the Fireman’s Lounge in Camden. In 1834, Noah settled on the land in Section 33, Liberty Township. More...

Library

Burlington   Burlington Community Library has been busy with the Summer Reading Program. More...

Farm invention turns heads

Carroll County’s Ben Dillon caused a stir last Friday with his massive orange harvester as he cleared a wheat field at the corner of SRs 29 and 18E. More...

State announces plans for 2017 Summer Cooling Program

The Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) has released plans for the 2017 Summer Cooling Program through the Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), which began June 26 and concludes Aug. 25.  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...

4 Angels reward fund gets boost from pizza fundraiser

A check totaling $1,996.79 was presented by Enthusiasm Foods to the Flora Community Club for Flora’s 4 Angels local reward fund.  Flora’s 4 Angels - sisters Kionnie Welch, Kerrielle Mc- Donald, Keyara Phillips, and Keyana Davis - tra More...

Garden memories

This week’s article comes to you today from Helen, Susan’s daughter. No, Susan is not on vacation! She is recovering from a very bad tooth infection that almost swelled her eye shut! More...

Medication assisted treatment facilities to open in Allen, Johnson, Monroe, Tippecanoe and Vigo counties

The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) has announced the agency will add five opioid treatment programs (OTP), including one in Lafayette, as part of the state’s coordinated effort to attack the drug epidemic. More...

Political

VanNatter to serve on study committees   State Rep. More...

Touch & go weather in county Monday night

The National Weather Service reported a tornado with winds around 75 mph occurred in eastern Carroll County Monday evening around 7:53 p.m. More...

After a seven-year battle, Indiana’s ban on robocalls withstands final challenge

Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill announced Tuesday that the United States Supreme Court denied an organization’s request to have a lower court’s ruling reviewed. More...