July 11, 2018 RSS feed / Community

A glorious day for a parade!

The 2018 Independence Day Parade in Delphi was held Saturday morning with the theme, “Celebrate Freedom.” The event, sponsored by the Delphi Lions Club, wound around the streets of the City with the final destination being the reviewing s More...

Red Cross issues urgent call for blood donors

Next Carroll County Bloodmobile is July 26

An emergency blood shortage is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an urgent call for eligible donors of all blood types – especially type O – to give now and help save lives.  More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

My son said it best in a Facebook post last week. “I’ve been in Mississippi for two days and have already been involved in two conversations about pickles.” We southerners do love our pickles! More...

CollegeChoice 529 savings surpass $4.5 billion

Indiana State Treasurer of State Kelly Mitchell announced assets in the state’s tax-advantaged College- Choice 529 education savings program have exceeded $4.5 billion, an increase of more than $1.6 billion during her tenure in office.  More...

School safety board awards matching grants to Indiana schools

Area schools among the recipients

The Indiana Secured School Safety Board recently approved more than $14 million in matching grants to enhance school security by allowing local school corporations to add resource officers, equipment and conduct threat assessments.  More...

New Little Miss & Mister to be crowned

The annual Carroll Little Miss & Mister contest will be held Sunday evening beginning at 7 p.m. in the show arena at the 4-H fairgrounds in Flora. Winners will participate in Sunday’s 4-H parade and other fair-related activities. More...

Library

Camden   The last Camden Public Library Summer Reading Program is today, July 11, with a theme of “Styles & Stars.” The following Wednesday, July 18, will be awards presentation and party. Programs begin at 2:30 p.m.  More...

Dull’s Tree Farm hosts Indiana Barn Foundation annual meeting

Dull’s Tree Farm in Clinton County will host the 2018 Indiana Barn Foundation Annual Meeting on Saturday, July 21. More...

Extension food safety specialist: Consumers can be confident about Indiana melon crop

Following the recall of precut melon products sold in eight states, including Indiana due to possible Salmonella contamination, Scott Monroe Purdue Extension food safety educator, is reassuring consumers about the safety of the state’s melon cr More...

Canal Days are celebrated

Canal Park in Delphi was brimming with people and activities on Saturday and Sunday. There were re-enactors including Abraham Lincoln and Daniel Boone, period crafters in the Pioneer Village, pony rides, music and more. More...

That’s all I need to know

Meandering Melodies

My thoughts are a little scattered today. It’s hard to believe that summer vacation will soon be over for the children. It went by quickly when our children were in school. That hasn’t changed much with our grandchil- dren! More...

Announcements

CARROLL COUNTY GARDEN CLUB will meet from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, July 14, at Helen Freidline’s home, 4628 S. 500 E., Cutler.   More...

IAN presents State Sen. Head with award

The Indiana Adoptee Network (IAN) recently honored State Sen. Randy Head (RLogansport) with an award for legislation he authored during the 2016 session at an event held in the Indiana State Library.  More...

Deputy Hobbs chosen ‘Best Male Counselor’ at Sheriffs’ Youth Camp

Four Carroll County middle school students spent a portion of summer vacation participating in the northern session of the Indiana Sheriffs’ Association annual Sheriffs’ Youth Camp at Pine Creek Campground in Warren County. More...

Chip and seal begins today on SR 29 in Clinton County

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) will have lane closures on State Road 29 beginning today, Wednesday, July 11, weather permitting. S.R. 29 will be chip and sealed from U.S. More...

U.S. Soy responds to tariff announcement

In response to a recent announcement regarding U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports, the American Soybean Association (ASA), the U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) and the United Soybean Board (USB) release the following statements.  More...

CW REMC hosts 7th annual meeting

Milton “Milt” D. Rodgers and Gary E. Gerlach ran unopposed for board seats on the CW REMC board of directors. More...