August 8, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Bowman is 103 today

Opal Bowman of Delphi is celebrating her 103rd birthday today. Friends are invited to visit her, call or send her cards to wish her a happy birthday.  She was born Aug. 8, 1915, in Milam, W.Va., to Albert W. and Lida Smith. More...

Camden

Camden Community Bible School held its program last Friday evening. Thirty-three students and nine adults were in attendance for the week. More...

Commissioners and Council to meet in joint session

Topic - how to move forward

Carroll County Commissioners and the Carroll County Council will meet in a joint public session Aug. 16 at 5 p.m., after the regularly scheduled monthly Council meeting. More...

DCSC super contract to be discussed at Monday public hearing

The Delphi Community School Board will host a public hearing Aug. 13 at 7 p.m., to discuss and hear comments about a proposed new contract for Superintendent Greg Briles, which, if approved, will become effective July 1 of this year. More...

Old Settlers Today Thru Saturday

Old Settlers…not a street fair, a sacred meeting

If you were to play a word association game with those in Carroll County and mention the two words “Old Settlers” you would usually receive the reply, “carnival, cotton candy, and carousel.”  More...

Washington Twp.

Five-time Carroll County Fair Cook-off champions, the Kevin and Karen Robeson family, will prepare the pork for the Deer Creek Community Center dinner on Aug. 22. Serving will be from 5 to 7 p.m. More...

Burlington

Kiwanis Club meets Saturday mornings at 7:30 in the Community Building at the park for breakfast and meeting. All interested persons are welcome to attend.  Classy Classics E.H. Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. More...

Delphi residents to take part in LOLC fashion show fundraiser

Delphi resident Nallely Garcia Nava is a spokesperson and her 13-year-old daughter, Miranda, an ambassador, for Live Out Loud Charity (LOLC), a suicide prevention, anti-bully not-forprofit organization.  More...

County Council hears needs and wishes from department heads

Most want more funds for wages and salaries

There was a common theme concerning 2019 spending plans from many of the county department heads at the Aug. 2 County Council meeting. More...

Commissioners approve new GIS department

2019 EDIT budget requests under recommendation

Carroll County Commissioners decided, in a two-toone vote Monday morning, to add another department to county government. The county leaders approved a Geographic Information System (GIS) Department with a fulltime GIS Technician Specialist. More...