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Flora reviews quotes for cameras at park, downtown

Flora Town Council met Monday evening for its regular February meeting. More...

Local News

EMA Director resigns

Confusion abounds about status of Advisory Council

Carroll County Commissioners received a letter of resignation from the County’s Emergency Management Agency (EMA) Director Dana Jeffries Jan. 26. The letter indicated Jeffries’ last day will be Feb. More...

Camden

N.E.T. youth group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Sunday at the First Baptist Church.  American Legion Chicken & Noodle Dinner will be Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Legion Post. The Auxiliary will meet afterwards at 2. More...

Washington Twp.

The Presbyterian Church in Deer Creek will have a Mardi Gras Brunch following morning worship on Sunday. All are welcome.  Faith Lutheran Church will host worship at McKinney Place in Logansport on Feb 11 at 2 p.m. More...

Opinions & Letters

Doggone rules

Midwest Memo

Our little apartment in Chicago is in a building of 960 total units. The population of the building is about 2,000 folks. The place is really the equivalent of a small city just smooched up into one large container.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Data-informed change can lead to better outcomes for Indiana’s children

Commentary

In a state that ranks 28th overall nationally for child wellbeing, ensuring all of Indiana’s children are healthy, safe, welleducated and economically secure will require collaborative efforts to help many children overcome barriers to success. More...

Faith

Your faith: alive or dead

Lessons from the Heart

“Even so faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone. Yea, a man may say, thou hast faith, and I have works: shew me thy faith without thy works, and I will shew thee my faith by my works. 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...

Obituaries

Shirley J. Clawson

Shirley J. Clawson, 74, of Delphi, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, at IU Health Arnett in Lafayette.  She was born Sept. 24, 1943, in Lafayette, to the late Orth and Dorothy (Kauffman) Pattengale. More...

Bobby D. Caldwell

Bobby D. Caldwell, 86, of Deer Creek, went home to be with the Lord at 5:15 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. He was a resident at St. More...

Mary Susan Brown

Mary Susan Brown, age 65, Camden, passed away at 2:08 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. More...

Dispatch time clock hits snag

Lead Communicator Cassie Lane told the Carroll County Commissioners Monday morning she purchased a time clock for her staff to use, which, she said, will solve “accountability” issues. More...

Vigil to remember Abby & Libby

A community candlelight vigil in remembrance of Abby Williams and Libby German will be held Tuesday, Feb. 13, at 6:30 p.m. at Delphi United Methodist Church, at 1796 N. US 421, Delphi. More...

Delphi Mayor reluctant to discuss water situation with City Council

Council pauses on vacation rentals ordinance

At least one City Council member is unhappy about the lack of information coming to the Council from the Mayor’s office about the city’s water situation. More...

Community

Professional Briefs

AUSTIN SIMS is the newest insurance agent with Gangwer Insurance Agency in Delphi.  A 2008 graduate of Benton Central High School, he received an Agra-Business degree in 2011 from Ivy Tech College in Lafayette.  Sims began working as a farm More...

Dyke 50th anniversary

Bill and Susie Dyke of Camden will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house. The event, hosted by their children, will be Sat., Feb. 17, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Deer Creek Community Center.  More...

Radice is candidate for U.S. Congress

Timothy Michael Radice of Lafayette has announced his candidacy for U.S. Congress, 4th District, in the Republican May Primary.   More...

Sports

Three and counting

The Delphi Community High School Pom Team has accomplished quite a feat to date — three first place wins in a row! More...

Watson qualifies for 4th semi- state

Ty Watson will continue his high school wrestling career at Semi- State after placing second in the Logansport Regional  Saturday.  According to his coach, Mike Atwood, Watson had major knee surgery in August which delayed his season star More...

Qualify for semi- state

Two Carroll senior wrestlers – Cody “Toad” Proffitt, left, and Wyatt Carmack, right, - have qualified to compete in the wrestling semi- state Saturday at East Chicago. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

KOLBY MYER, a 2014 graduate of Delphi Community High School, has been named to the Dean’s List with a 3.8 GPA at Wabash College in Crawfordsville. Myer, a senior majoring in Economics, is the son of Steve and Connie Myer of Delphi.  More...

Library

Burlington   Burlington Community Library (BCL) has a bonanza of books going on shelves this week. Stop in and check out new offerings for a cozy winter read. In addition, in-betweeners can take a turn at the library scavenger hunt. 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...

Marriage Licenses

Charles Forgey, 70, and Laura A. Barnard, 60, both of Camden  Bradley L. James, 26, and Heather L. James, 23, both of Camden   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...

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