June 27, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

White Oaks developer requests 10-year abatement

Kelly J. Good is the director, the secretary and the president of Presno Inc., according to the Indiana Secretary of State’s Business Entity Division. Presno Inc. More...

County Council readies for 2019 budget prep

911 Funding continues to have challenges

Proposed county department budgets are due to the auditor’s office by July 6. The County Council agreed at its Thursday meeting to meet eight different days, beginning Aug. 2, to develop and adopt the 2019 spending plan. More...

Local News

Delphi resident is Purdue Foods and Nutrition Hall of Fame award recipient

Purdue University’s Hall of Fame Award honors alumni of the Department of Nutrition Sciences who have made a significant contribution to the varied fields of foods and nutrition and who have established a unique record in their work in life. More...

Gospel Fest and fireworks in Flora

The annual Fourth of July Gospel Fest in Flora will feature contemporary Christian Music from 6 to 9:30 p.m., before the annual fireworks display  Performers include Malachi Jaggers, Spirit Move Worship, The Jordan Bennett Band, Chaylyn   T More...

General Election deadlines loom

This week and next will be a pivotal time for those who plan to file to run in the Nov. More...

Faith

Liberty, justice for all

Lessons from the Heart

“Where the spirit of the Lord is there is liberty.” 2Corinthians 3:17.  I woke up today in a free country. I woke up today free to make my own decisions. I woke up today saved, sanctified and redeemed. More...

Announcements

The Delphi First Assembly of God Church will hold a FRIEND DAY July 1 at 10 a.m. Everyone is invited for a cook out, games, popcorn, sno-cones, prizes and inflatables. The church is located at 9835W. US421, at the top of Pittsburg Hill in Delphi. 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

William G. Weatherwax

William Glen Weatherwax, 30, of Delphi, passed away Monday, June 25, 2018, at IU Health Arnett in Lafayette. He was born Oct. 5, 1987, in Lafayette, Ind., to Van D. and Belinda S. (Dickinson) Weatherwax. More...

Willard Burdine

Willard “Will” Burdine, 85, of rural Brookston, died Monday, June 25, 2018, at 6:03 p.m. at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  More...

Patricia J. Rolfs

Patricia J. “Pat” Rolfs, 76, of Flora, went home to be with Jesus on Saturday, June 23, 2018, at Wellbrooke of Kokomo.  More...

Special Sections

Second Delphi water explanation meeting tonight

Delphi Board of Works members, Mayor Shane Evans, and his appointees Dick Bradshaw and Karyl Traeger, will host a public meeting to discuss the proposed water projects and their costs tonight, Wednesday, June 27, from 7 to 9 p.m. More...

Sheriff pursues J-Turn block at state level

Carroll County Sheriff Tobe Leazenby has been openly opposed to a plan by the Indiana State Department of Transportation (INDOT) to construct a JTurn at the intersection of SR25 (the Hoosier Heartland Highway) and CR800W. More...

Community

When heartburn is linked to cancer

Acid reflux may be tied to spike in lethal esophageal adenocarcinoma

Many people don’t realize that common heartburn symptoms can both lead to and mask something more serious. One out of five Americans experience heartburn or acid reflux on a weekly basis; 40 percent of us deal with it at least once a month. More...

Flora senior activities

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

Carroll County senior activities

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

Opinions & Letters

Political Cartoon

Full Story

A different view

Midwest Memo

Deb and I drove to Virginia last week to visit the grandchildren - and their parents, of course. We took my car, the Buick. The new Buick mind you, except that now it’s soon to be three model years old. More...

SFLECC deeply disappointed in FERC’s final ruling

Guest Commentary

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) released its final findings on June 21, 2018, that will allow NIPSCO to amend its license on a permanent basis to open the gates at Oakdale Dam in order to siphon water from Lake Freeman onto the habita More...

Education

Delphi Class of ’68

The Delphi High School Class of 1968 held its 50-year reunion on June 16 at Pat’s Country Barn near Flora. In 1968 there were 126 members in the graduating class. There have been 26 deaths. 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...

Marriage Licenses

Corey L. Dean, 32, and Jennifer L. Barnes, 39, both of Flora.  Timothy J. Smith, 49, and Donna J. Bailey, 36, both of Flora.   More...