November 29, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Anniversary vigil remembers Flora’s 4 Angels

A vigil was held Nov. 21 on the first anniversary of the fire in Flora that took the lives of four young children. According to Flora Town Marshal Paul Redmon, “It was a cold evening. There was a little rain and a little snow.”  More...

Grant sought for Delphi City Building ADA upgrades

Delphi Board of Works members agreed to commit the city to nearly a $60,000, or 10 percent, match for an Office of Community Rural Affairs (OCRA) grant at the Nov. 20 business meeting. More...

Local News

Hutson 100th birthday open house

Clayton Hutson of Cutler will celebrate his 100th birthday at an open house set for Sunday, Dec. 10, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Cutler Presbyterian Church.  More...

Burlington

Burlington’s 10th annual Christmas Walk will be Saturday from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Santa will be a special guest at the tree lighting ceremony at 4:15 p.m. More...

Camden

Camden Volunteer Firemen will meet at 7 p.m. Dec. 4 in the Fireman’s Lounge.  Mt. Zion Masonic Lodge, No. 211, F&AM, will meet at 7 p.m. Dec. More...

Opinions & Letters

Swerve

Midwest Memo

The road home from Virginia to Delphi seemed clear and open when we set off for Reagan National Airport early Monday afternoon. Our Thanksgiving holiday away was over. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Thumbs Up

To DCHS grad Chelsie Marburger for taking an idea and developing it into something great. Through Project Purse Indianapolis she is impacting more women in a positive way than she will ever know.   More...

Faith

Rev. Eddy is Monticello Presbyterian’s new pastor

Monticello Presbyterians will begin a new chapter in their 181-year history Sunday as they welcome their new pastor, the Rev. Brandan S. Eddy.   More...

Thoughts on healing leaves

Lessons from the Heart

Last week I went to Michigan to spend some time deer hunting with my family. I really enjoy getting out into the northern woods in November. The variety of life in the forest always amazes me. More...

Obituaries

Sherrie A. Randle

Sherrie Ann Randle, 87, of Delphi, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, at Mulberry Health.  She was born June 13, 1930, in Clinton County, to the late Barney and Mildred (Hobbs) Constant. She was a 1948 graduate of Cutler High School. More...

Don Burkhalter

Don “Burkie” Burkhalter, 83, of Delphi, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, at IU Health in Lafayette.  More...

James L. Delaplane

James L. Delaplane, 97, of rural Flora, passed away Tuesday morning, Nov. 21, 2017, at his home and went to be with his Heavenly Father.  Born May 15, 1920, in Deer Creek Twp., Cass County, he was the son of Worth L. More...

Shake up in County Prosecutor’s Office

Although Carroll County Deputy Prosecutor Jerry Bean has served seven years under the direction of current Prosecutor Rob Ives, he was not chosen by Republican leaders to take Ives' post when Ives leaves office at the end of the year. More...

Need a coat, take a coat

Individuals who are in need of a coat this winter will find help through a local initiative, “Need a Coat, Take a Coat” program sponsored by The Andersons, Inc. of Delphi. More...

Entrepreneur leads Delphi Christmas Parade

The annual Delphi Christmas Parade, hosted by the Delphi Lions Club, is this Saturday starting at 1 p.m. More...

Two vie for County Prosecutor position

Carroll County Republican leaders will gather this Saturday, Dec. 2, at the Delphi VFW beginning at 8:30 a.m. to appoint a County Prosecutor. Current Prosecutor Rob Ives announced he will step down from the elected position effective Dec. 31.  More...

Community

80th birthday

A party honoring George Wallace for his 80th birthday will be held Sat., Dec. 2, at the Deer Creek Community Building, 25484 N. SR 29.   The party, from 3 to 6 p.m., is being hosted by his wife, Lois, and their family. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Some of my favorite holiday parties involve festive décor, twinkling lights, great friends and small bites to nibble. It’s so easy to assemble an appetizer buffet that’s both delicious and timefriendly. More...

San Francisco

Meandering Melodies

As many of you know we spent the week of Thanksgiving with Keriann and John in San Francisco. We had a lovely time!  The day we traveled didn’t quite go as planned. More...

Sports

Oracles win season opener

Delphi defeated Clinton Central 73-54 last Wednesday in the season boys’ basketball opener for both teams, before losing a pair at the annual Covington Beef House Tournament on Saturday.  More...

Oracles compete in ‘War on the Wabash’

The Delphi varsity wrestling team opened the ‘17-‘18 season at a new tournament last weekend. The Oracles competed in the War on the Wabash Dual Tournament held at Lafayette Harrison.  More...

Named to all MSFA team

Juniors Jarin Bush and Brandon Dillon were among 16 Marian University (Indianapolis) football team members to earn All-Mid-States Football Association (MSFA) Mideast League honors. Both student athletes were placed on the first team. 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

EDUCATION NEWS

CARRIE ADAMS recently passed her boards for her Medical Assisting degree. She received her Associate Applied Science Degree in Medical Assisting and a Certificate in Medical Office Administration with Honors from Ivy Tech Community College. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings   Jamae L. Woodruff was charged with OVWI and two counts of OVWI endangering.  David A. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

Recent filings   Susan Blount was charged with burglary.  Fredrick E. Jacobs Jr. was charged with burglary and leaving the scene of an accident.  Scott Powers was charged with carrying a handgun with a prior conviction.   More...

Marriage Licenses

Jason S. Tidd, 45, and Connie J. Tishner, 42, both of Cutler.   More...

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