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New County Council member intends to change meetings structure

Carroll County Republican Central Committee Treasurer Josh Plue was appointed to fill an at-large vacancy on the County Council at the Aug. 31 Republican Caucus by 18 Precinct Committee Chairpersons. More...

Local News

Extension and Delphi Health Clinic team to teach heart health

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for all Americans. It claims 600,000 lives annually. Community members can learn more about heart disease and how to make heart-smart choices at upcoming classes at the Brooks Center on Prince William Rd. More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will start its Children’s Sunday School on Sept. 11 at 10:15 a.m. All children are invited to attend.  Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will celebrate its 175th anniversary on Sunday   Sept. More...

Camden

Camden Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Sept. More...

Opinions & Letters

Value proposition

Midwest Memo

He was an impressive fellow - cool and collected looking with steely eyes and that broad expansive chest he so proudly displayed. He was a presence all right. Everything was right there for you to admire except the cock-a-doodle doo.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Don’t be your kid’s ‘helicopter parent’

We’ve all heard of “helicopter parents” who hover over their children, rescuing them at the first sign of struggle. More...

Faith

Love for evil

Lessons from the Heart

“Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light, and light for darkness; and put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter! More...

Announcements

St. Joseph Catholic Church invites everyone to a FREE COMMUNITY MEAL at Honan Hall in Delphi on Thursday, Sept. 21. Doors open at 5:45 p.m. with serving from 6-7 p.m.   More...

Obituaries

Janet L. Rush

Janet Lynn Rush, 64, of Delphi, recently of Buckeye, Ariz., went peacefully to her Heavenly home on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017. She was residing at Hospice of the Valley, Surprise PCU, Surprise, Ariz.  More...

Patricia A. Robbins

Patricia A. Burbage Robbins, 88, formerly of Delphi, died at 9:50 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017 at The Springs of Lafayette.   More...

Velma Bookmiller

Velma “Rosie” Bookmiller, 91, of Kokomo, formerly of Russiaville, died peacefully at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017, with her three sons at her side.  She was born Oct. 4, 1925, in Howard County, Ind., to Raymond and Violet M. More...

Falling Springs resident corrects Commissioners

Carroll County Commissioners declared at their Aug. 21 meeting the county highway department would not service the roads in the Falling Springs subdivision off of Old SR25. More...

Commissioners formally respond to APC zoning redo

Carroll County Commissioners drafted a letter detailing their objections to the most recent zoning changes proposed by the Carroll County Area Plan Commission (APC) at their Tuesday morning meeting. The letter was sent to the APC Tuesday afternoon. More...

Pause put on hiring new HR consultant

Carroll County Commissioners were presented with a proposal from Human Resources Consultant Dennis Dunlap at the Tuesday morning meeting. More...

Community

Carroll County Community Foundation celebrates 20 years of giving at Friends event

Members of the Friends of Carroll County gathered recently to celebrate Carroll County Community Foundation’s 20 years of giving. The dinner took place on Aug. 24 at the Wabash and Erie Canal Interpretive Center in Delphi.  More...

Announcements

CARROLL COUNTY GARDEN CLUB will meet from 10 a.m. to 12 noon Saturday at the home of Keith and Sharon Wolf, 473 N. Monroe St., Camden. Officers will meet at 9:30 a.m.  More...

New officers installed

Delphi American Legion Ladies Auxiliary recently installed new officers for 2018. They are, left to right: Front - Debbie Gipson, president, and Brenda Wortman, vice president. More...

Sports

Camden Lions Tractor & Truck Pull is inaugural event at new pull arena

The Camden Lions Club Tractor and Truck Pull Saturday will be the first event to be held at the newly finished Carroll County Tractor Pull Arena, east of the fairgrounds in Flora. The pull arena is a project of the Flora Community Club (FCC). More...

DCMS hosts 11th annual triathlon

This year marked the eleventh running of the annual Delphi Community Middle School Triathlon at Stevenson’s Point, just outside of Monticello. More...

Cougars obliterate Taylor 61-8; stay undefeated

The Cougars hosted Taylor on Friday evening in a game that showed more and more promise for Carroll fans as the Cougars nearly shut out the Taylor Titans, 61-8.  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...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings   Cavalry SPV I LLC filed a complaint against Todd Combs.  Regions Bank filed a complaint against Donald Girard.  The following were charged with check deception: Jessica M. Houser, four counts; Vonda J. More...

Marriage Licenses

Brandon J. Trent, 22, and Shyan N. Collier, 21, both of Monticello  Kyle P. Brown, 25, and Megan M. Kazmierski, 24, both of Monticello  Anthony J. Pickett, 22, and Lauren K. Kayser, 24, both of Delphi  Brian S. Piatt, 23, and Sky M. More...

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