April 4, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Sparks fly at Delphi City Council meeting

Delphi Mayor Shane Evans included a memorandum in the packets for Delphi City Council members which called into question assertions made by Council member Dale Seward in a letter to the editor that appeared in the March 28 edition of the Carroll Coun More...

Local News

New Hope Church is now Oakbrook Flora

New Hope Church in Flora has changed its name to Oakbrook Flora.  According to Pastor Morgan Young, “this is a name change only. More...

Washington Twp.

The Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will have its monthly breakfast on Saturday. Funds raised go to a person in need.  Faith Lutheran Church will have a worship service at McKinney House in Logansport on April 8 at 2 p.m. More...

Burlington

Kiwanis Club meets Saturday morning at 7:30 in the Community Park Building. That evening they will host their annual tenderloin supper.  Classy Classics E.H. Club will meet at 9:30 a.m. Monday at the Burlington United Methodist Church. More...

Opinions & Letters

Smiles and shutters

Midwest Memo

Dogs are appearing all over the big city. People bring their dogs into the bank, the department store, the mall and the grocery store. I object to this.  I mentioned to my coworker, Melinda, my distaste of dogs sniffing around the salad bar. More...

Political Cartoon

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School safety is a shared Hoosier responsibility

The scene from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida is one we have seen far too often: terrified students fleeing a school, parents frantically searching for their children, law enforcement swarming a campus. More...

Education

DCHS students to benefit from Your Life Speaks presentation

Your Life Speaks, a powerful, interactive presentation, is coming to Delphi Community High School April 20.  More...

Rossville M/HS honor roll is released

The third quarter grading period honor roll has been announced for Rossville Middle/ High School. Students earning academic recognition include:  All A’s   More...

EDUCATION NEWS

CAMERON LANGSTON of Burlington has been named to the fall semester dean’s list at IUPUI.   More...

Public Records

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...

Marriage Licenses

Joseph A. Campbell, 24, Monticello, and Abigail V. Reyes, 19, Delphi   More...

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...

Surplus money found for employees’ health benefits

Carroll County Commissioners were criticized by county employees earlier this year when they learned Commissioners only requested a $50,000 appropriation for this year’s health savings accounts. More...

INDOT hears another option for CR800W. and the HHH

Carroll County Sheriff Tobe Leazenby reported to the Comet Tuesday, State Senator Brian Buchanan “has hit the ground running” to resolve the differences of opinion about how to curb crashes at the intersection of the Hoosier Heartland Hig More...

Flora Town Council acts on requests

The Flora Town Council met for its regular April meeting Monday night, hearing various requests and reports.  More...

Community

Contest callout for Miss Carroll County 2018 set April 17

The Miss Carroll County 2018 contest callout is scheduled for April 17 at 7 p.m. at the Flora Pizza King on Columbia St. in Flora.  More...

I will see you soon

Meandering Melodies

Another week is history. What a week it has been! Philip was in Georgia with his brother, Lyle, most of the week. He missed both the visitation and funeral of my dear friend, Karen, who married my first cousin, Sean. More...

Professional Briefs

ZACH DAGUE of Flora won third place in the Sprinkler Fitting competition at the 31st annual National Craft Championships (NCC) held last month in Long Beach, Calif. More...

Sports

DCMS swimmers finish season with impressive 8-3 record

The Delphi Community Middle School swim team finished its season at 8 wins and 3 losses after losing to Clinton Central 90-95 and beating Lewis Cass 129-57.  Against Clinton Central Maguire Thompson was a double winner, taking the 100 IM and 100 More...

Faith

What do we do with Jesus?”

Lessons from the Heart

At Christmas time, not only Christian believers, but many from the secular world, focus on the story of Jesus being born in a stable. 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

Steven D. Grooms

Steven D. Grooms, 69, USAF Ret. TSGT/E6, died unexp ectedly Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at 12:55 p.m. at Hendricks   Regional Health in Danville.  More...

Phyllis J. Mills

Phyllis J. Weil Mills, 87, died on Sunday, April 1, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center, Delphi, Ind.  Born on Sept. 26, 1930, she was adopted at two years of age by Harry and Hulda Mae Weil. More...

William R. Lenon

William Ray Lenon, 91, of Peru, passed away at 4:25 a.m. Friday March 30, 2018, at Golden Living Sycamore Village, Kokomo.  He was born April 21, 1926, in Camden, to Willis Ray and Mamie Jones Lenon. More...

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