December 27, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

ARC of Carroll County awards grants to enrich lives of special education students

In the fall the ARC of Carroll County sought out grant proposals from special education teachers in the community that would enrich the lives of local students in school and the community.  More...

Local News

Girls abducted from Tippecanoe Twp. found safe

Three young female children taken from their grandmother’s home in Tippecanoe Township Tuesday, Dec. 19, in the morning have been found safe in Arkansas.  More...

Flora holds year-end meeting

Flora Town Council met last week to wrap up year-end business.  The first order of business was to sign an engineering agreement with Commonwealth Engineers to start the design phase of the water project.  The clerk-treasurer will send lett More...

Burlington

A breakfast benefitting The American House will be held Sat., Dec. 30, from 7 to 10 a.m. in the Lilly Building at Burlington Community Park.  The town council will hold its first meeting of the new year at 7 p.m. Jan. 9 in town hall.   More...

Opinions & Letters

Possabilities

Midwest Memo

Last week I purchased my new “Month At a Glance” calendar. It’s a nice burgundy color affair - spiral bound with easy to read lettering. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

The state revenue forecast update

On Monday, Dec. 18, Indiana legislators, state officials, reporters, and policy geeks gathered in the Statehouse and online, for the annual reveal of the state revenue forecast update. More...

Faith

Seeing Jesus!

Lessons from the Heart

I recently heard a song for the first time entitled, “Where’s the Line to See Jesus?” I believe the song was written by Becky Kelly. More...

Obituaries

B. Troy Vibbert

Brandon Troy Vibbert, 44, of Bringhurst, was born Jan. 15, 1973, in Lafayette, and ended his constant battle with himself on Dec. 25, 2017.  A lifelong resident of the area, he was an Ironworker and member of Local 22.   More...

P. Joan Rogers

P. Joan Bush Rogers, 88, formerly of Camden, died at 12:45 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017, at St. More...

Mary Margaret Delaney

Mary Margaret Delaney, 91, of Delphi, passed away Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017, at The Springs Health Center in Lafayette.  More...

Special Sections

Open swim is cancelled

The Delphi Parks & Recreation Advisory Board and Delphi Community School Corporation has canceled Open Swim scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 2, at 6:30 due to no heat at the high school. More...

Delphi Mayor develops written goals for his office and the City Council

Delphi Mayor Shane Evans has developed written goals for City Council members designed to better plan for the future, understand available options and provide a guide for decision-making. More...

Various county government positions to be elected in 2018

Townships and school boards will also be on the ballots

Filing to be on the ballot in the May 8 Primary Election begins Jan. 10. The deadline for a major political party candidate to file for the Primary Election is Feb. 9 at noon. Candidates who have filed have until Feb. More...

Students benefit from three donations to CCSC

Carroll School Board held its last meeting of the year on Dec. More...

Community

At Holiday time, fake IRS scammers are afoot

One recent fraud dupes victims into paying IRS ‘bills’ with iTunes cards

According to an AARP article, the IRS does not ask for credit or debit card information over the phone and will not accept gift cards for payment. With holiday season upon us, it is also prime time for scamming.  More...

Carroll County senior activities

The following is a list of activities for January 2018 available to seniors sponsored by the Carroll County Senior and Family Services. For information contact the office at (765) 564-2772.  January 2018   More...

Flora senior activities

The following is a list of activities for January 2018 available to seniors sponsored by the Flora Senior Center. For information contact the office at (574) 967-3400.  January 2018   More...

Sports

Indiana Kitchen Classic schedule announced

Delphi will again host the Indiana Kitchen Classic starting Friday night.  The tournament has been brought back for the first time in three years, but will be in a different format. More...

Carroll vs Harrison

Carroll’s Megan Herr wins a fight for the ball in a nonconference game against Harrison last week at home. Herr’s 9 points and 7 rebounds led the Cougars. Bill Stauffer photo More...

Scoreboard

Girls’ Basketball  Delphi 48, Clinton Central 23   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

New filings are from public records available in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

New filings are from public records available in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. 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...