May 2, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

DCSC searches for cost savings

Pre-K no longer to be funded by state

The Delphi Community School Board met in a work session Monday night to publically discuss ways to make ends meet because, due to legislation, the state will no longer fund Pre-Kindergarten (Pre-K). More...

Local News

BOW plans savings using LED lighting

Delphi Board of Works members met in a work session April 26 at 9 a.m. Mayor Shane Evans advised his appointees to the Board, Dick Bradshaw and Karyl Traeger, that he plans to finance the $85,000 cost of the lights at Security Federal. More...

Burlington

The 20th annual Burlington Kiwanis Club Auction will be Saturday at 1 p.m. in the Lilly Building at Burlington Community Park. Donated items are still being accepted; contact Al Jackson, (765) 566-2196, or Teddy Huffer, (765) 566-3671. More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will have its monthly breakfast on May 5. Serving will be from 7 to 10 a.m. All are invited. Proceeds will benefit the Carroll County Religious Education program. More...

Opinions & Letters

Small moments, big lessons

Midwest Memo

The fact of the matter was obvious: we were in the way.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Taxes and tariffs

Capital Comments

The Congressional Budget Office came out with their ten-year economic and budget projections earlier this month. The CBO is nonpartisan, which means they don’t have a political axe to grind. They’re just trying to get the right answer. More...

Faith

How we build our lives

Lessons from the Heart

“They do not build them like they used to!” We usually say this as we talk about the poor workmanship of products. More...

Education

Cougar of the Month

The newest Carroll Elementary Cougar of the Month is Shown McKinley. She was nominated by fourth grade student Kayleigh Gutierrez. Kayleigh stated, “Mrs. McKinley comes to school every day to cook, prepare, and serve us food. More...

EDUCATION NEWS

Bailey Worl of Flora was honored April 6 at an Indiana Association for Career and Technical Edu cation (ACTE) Banquet held in Indianapolis. She was one of two recipients of the Outstanding Future Educator Award under the name of St. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings  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

Grant L. O’Leary, 36, and Jennifer L. Smith, 37, both of Brookston  Brock C.S. Brenner, 23, and Katherine E. Veach, 22, both of Bringhurst  Shawn C. Wickersham, 45, and Patricia E. Jackson, 42, both of Cutler   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...

CAFOs – ‘Super controversial’ issue

Carroll County has second highest concentration of factory farms

The Hoosier Environmental Council held a four-hour workshop Saturday to discuss and inform community members about Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) with suggestions about how a community can address issues relating to the factory farms. More...

CR800 W & HHH J-Turn almost certainty

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) Communications Director Matt Deitchley met with a select group of county residents, by invitation only from State Representative Don Lehe, to discuss the proposed J-Turn at CR 800W. More...

Primary Election is Tuesday

The Carroll County Primary Election will be Tuesday, May 8. Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. More...

Community

Professional Briefs

GENA MARTIN, a broker-owner of GMR Realty, Kokomo, was chosen by “Top Agent Magazine” as Indiana’s Top Social Media Expert for Real Estate in 2018. Martin was recognized for her service and dedication. More...

Announcements

A CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP will be held Wednesday, May 2, at 6 p.m. at Faith Church of Christ in Burlington. Caregivers of loved ones or those that have cared for someone and want to share personal experiences are invited to attend. More...

Meetings

Flora Main Street   The Flora Main Street Steering Committee met Thursday, April 26, at the Flora Library. There was a report from the Farmers Market vendors meeting that was held April 10. The next vendors meeting will be May 8. More...

Sports

Carroll baseball romps Tri Central

Four RBIs from Darren Dillon catapulted the Cougar offense to an 18-3 win last week over Tri Central. More...

Oracles bats continue to aid with wins over TL, Bowman and Carroll

Delphi’s offense carried the baseball team through a slate of games last week when the Oracles faced off against Twin Lakes, Lebanon, Bowman Academy and Carroll. More...

Lady Cougars find long awaited win

Carroll girls softball won their first game of the season last week when they hosted Tri Central.  In a game that ended in a 5- 3 finish, the Cougars took the lead early in the first inning only to have Tri Central tie the game up in the third. 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

Catherine Cree

Catherine “Katie” Cree, 87, passed away at St. More...

June M. Woodhouse

June M. Groninger Woodhouse, a fun-loving and Jesus-loving wife, mother, and grandmother of 86, died Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at her home in Rossville.  She was encircled by family and dear friends in the last moments of her life on earth. More...

Mary Frances Taylor

Mary Frances Taylor, 93, of Lebanon, Ind., passed away Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at Homewood in Lebanon. She had resided at Crown Pointe Assisted Living since 2005.  More...

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