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Delphi City Council paves the way for significant increase in water rates

Water users can expect 140% increase for water usage

Delphi City Council members Carolyn Pearson, Mike Shockley, Dick Traeger and Brian Garrison voted Monday night to give Mayor Shane Evans authority, via a formal resolution, to submit an application for a State Revolving Fund Loan (SRF). More...

Flora proceeds with water improvement project

Girl Scouts propose dog park

Eric Walsh, a partner with Umbaugh & Associates, explained at Monday night’s Flora Town Council meeting the rate report and timeline for the water improvement project the town will under take. More...

Local News

Road work to increase in 2018

Carroll County Commissioners were presented with the 2018 comprehensive road work schedule by Highway Superintendent Paul Couts at the Monday morning meeting. More...

Zoning ordinance amendment for short-term rentals referred to APC

No consequences for two operating illegally

Delphi City Council members did not approve, on third reading, a proposed short-term rental amendment to the City’s Zoning Ordinance several months ago. More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will continue to have its small group Bible Study on Tuesday mornings at 9 a.m. Nahum is the study topic.  Saturday, July 14, the Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will have its annual Cruise- In at the church.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Windows back in time

Midwest Memo

Our Sunday afternoon drive was an impromptu excursion, and quite certainly not a planned trip down memory lane. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Developing healthier habits in Indiana’s children

Capital Comments

Many Hoosiers are heavy. Indiana has one of the nation’s highest rates of adult obesity, ranking 40th. More...

Education

DCHS students honored at Senior Awards Night

Delphi Community High School Senior Awards Night was held May 25 in the DCHS gymnasium. Students honored were:   More...

DCHS names second semester honor roll students

Delphi Community High School Principal Ann-Marie Circle announced the second semester distinguished honor roll, honor roll and honorable mention students  Distinguished Roll   More...

Carroll Elementary holds year-end honors program

The end of the school year awards program at Carroll Elementary School was held last week. Students earning special recognition were:   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

- Wesley H. Thieke, 25, and Morgan R. Hansen, 24, both of Cutler  Nicholas M. Taylor, 25, and Dawn M. Sloan, 25, both of Yeoman  Henry T. Humphrey, 26, and Amber L. Vandervort- Humphrey, 37, both of Delphi  Andrew S. More...

Real Estate Transfers

Ray A. Brumbaugh to Thomas Curtis, quit claim.  The estate of Ronald L. Wagoner to Samantha L. Arriaga and James R. Wagoner, personal deed.  Andrew Fink to Elizabeth Fink, quit claim.  Elizabeth J. Fink to Kevin A. More...

Filbrun, Metzger and Meyer lead Carroll Class of ‘18

Co-valedictorians and a salutatorian led Carroll’s 2018 graduating class at Sunday’s 57th annual Commencement. More...

Sheriff solicits community opinions

Subject is proposed J-turn on HHH and CR 800W.

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) is planning to construct a J-Turn at the intersection of CR800W. and the Hoosier Heartland Highway (SR25) to decrease the number of crashes at the intersection. More...

Community

Carroll County Promise builds hope for the future through Week of Giving for Local Youth

Carroll County Promise, a program that helps youth in Carroll County dream about their future careers and save for education beyond high school, will participate in a week long giving campaign focused on Graduation. More...

Professional Briefs

Carroll County deputies DARRON GIANCOLA and MICHAEL HOBBS recently completed training seminars focused on leadership courses. Giancola completed a three-day Field Training Officer program at the Evansville Police Department. More...

Starting a summer job? Here’s what you need to know about taxes

College and high school students considering working over the summer should ensure they understand taxable income to avoid confusion next tax season.  More...

Faith

Peace in the process

Lessons from the Heart

Recently a whole new group of young people graduated from high school, and they are moving on in their lives. More...

Bible School

Faith Church of Christ   “VBS TIME LAB” will be held at Faith Church of Christ in Burlington Monday, June 11, through Friday, June 15, from 9 a.m. to 11:40 a.m. 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

Betty J. Sanderson

Betty Jane Sanderson, 85, of Lebanon, formerly of Flora, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Wednesday, June 6, 2018.  More...

Mary E. Smith

Mary E. Smith, 91, of Deer Creek, passed away Thursday, May 31, 2018, at Woodbridge Health Campus in Logansport.  She was born Nov. 30, 1926, in Carroll County to Ross and Cora (Heiland) Meek. She was a 1944 graduate of Carrollton High School. More...

Pearl J. Morrison

Pearl Juanita Morrison, 96, Burlington, passed away at 7 a.m. on Monday, May 28, 2018, at her home.  She was born June 21, 1921, in Crossville, Tenn., the daughter of the late Lon and Stella (Green) Hassler. More...

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