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Commissioners to hold special meeting Saturday morning

The Carroll County Commissioners have called a special meeting for Saturday, Oct. 28, beginning at 8 a.m. The meeting will be held in Room 209 on the second floor of the county courthouse in Delphi.  More...

Local News

Burlington

Flu shots will be given at the Burlington Senior Center from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. today, Oct. 25.  Trick-or-Treat hours are 6 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 31.  Kiwanis Club’s annual Harvest Party will be Oct. 28 from 4:30 to 8 p.m. More...

Camden

Lions Club will host its annual Halloween party Tuesday evening, Oct. 31, at 7 in the Community Building. Trick-or-Treat hours are 6 to 8 p.m.  Camden Lions Club will meet Wed., Nov. 1, in Delphi with the Delphi Lions Club.   More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will have a Tuesday Small Group Study, led by Pastor Harry, starting at 9 a.m. All are welcome.  Faith and St. Peter’s Lutheran churches will have a joint service this Sunday at Faith starting at 9 a.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Pressure

Midwest Memo

I’ve been feeling a little green around the edges lately. But before I wind up receiving “get well” cards in the mail, I should be clear - this feeling is housing related, not health related.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Expanding waistlines serious issue for us all

The health of our nation is measured by our waistlines, and, according to new research, America remains anything but fit.  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

Marriage Licenses

Case L. Payne, 21, and Lindsey M. Kibler, 21, both of Delphi.  Andrew D. Grim, 23, Arcanum, Ohio, and Mary L. Graybill, Delphi.  Jacob D. Maitlen, 25, Lafayette, and Rebekah L. Gray, 27, Delphi.  Matthew D. Wilcox, 26, and Kristen E. More...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from the county GIS database which is based on sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County Assessor’s Office. 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...

Deer Creek Twp. ponders purchase of old social services building

Deer Creek Township officials, board members Joe Mayfield (president), David McCain (secretary), Jayne Abbott and Trustee Doris McLeland were presented with a Letter of Intent from Ben Sutter as an agreement to purchase the old social services buildi More...

Delphi to celebrate end of Stellar program

A multi-media event celebrating the completion of Delphi’s $25 million Stellar Communities project will be held Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Delphi Opera House. More...

Carroll students open up ‘The Paw Shop’

Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School special needs students, teachers Matt St. Amour and Diana Van Dyke, and Principal Tiffany Myers presented The Paw Shop, a Life Skills Initiative, to the Carroll School Board at its Oct. 17 meeting.  More...

Community

How to share adverse drug reaction information

If you suspect you might be having a bad reaction to a medication, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) just made it easier to compare symptoms with others who have had similar experiences. More...

Flora senior activities

The following is a list of activities for November available to seniors sponsored by the Flora Senior Center. For information contact the office at (574) 967-3400.  November 2017   More...

Delphi senior activities

The following is a list of activities for November available to seniors. Activities are sponsored by the Carroll County Senior and Family Services. For information contact the office at (765) 564-2772.  November 2017   More...

Sports

Carroll County Youth Soccer League

10U champions Eric Stankard’s 10U team won the Carroll County Soccer League championship on Oct. 15. More...

Delphi rolls onto next round of Sectional play with rout of Oak Hill

The Delphi Oracles eased their way through the first game of Class 2A Sectional 35 on Friday when they hosted Oak Hill in a matchup that had the Oracles ahead 21- 7 at halftime and up 35-7 at the final buzzer. More...

Carroll’s season ends;Pioneer proves its No. 1 ranking

Carroll with an 8-1 season record and a No. 6 ranking in Class 1A standings faced off against Class 1A No. 1 ranked Pioneer Friday night. More...

Faith

The Heart of the Matter

Lessons from the Heart

Last week we visited our daughter in Atlanta, Ga. We chose this time to fly, and whenever I fly I realize we have flown over thousands of churches, big and small. More...

Obituaries

Patricia A. Shepard

Patricia A. Shepard, 68, of Delphi, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 24, at IU Health Arnett in Lafayette. More...

Esther Clingenpeel

Esther V. Clingenpeel, 94, of Flora, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017. She resided at Milner Community Health Care in Rossville.   More...

Theresa Jean Rock

Theresa Jean Rock, 68, of Delphi, passed away at her residence on Oct. 20, 2017.  Theresa was born Oct. 14, 1949, in Delphi, to the late Harold and Ethel (Oswalt) Rockhill. She was a 1967 graduate of Delphi High School. On Dec. More...

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