October 31, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

‘Claude R. Wickard’ State Historical Marker to be dedicated in Delphi

A public dedication ceremony for an Indiana state historical marker commemorating agricultural leader Claude Wickard is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 5. The marker will be unveiled at 3 p.m. at the Carroll White REMC building, located at 241 N. More...

General Election is Tuesday

Polls for the General Election will be open Tuesday, Nov. 6, between the hours of 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. More...

Local News

Burlington

Halloween trick-or-treating may take place in Burlington tonight, Oct. 31, from 6 to 8 p.m.  Burlington Masonic Lodge is sponsoring its annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner on Saturday at 6 p.m. in the Community Park Building. More...

Washington Twp.

This Saturday, Nov 3, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. will be early voting at the Deer Creek Community Center. This will be the only time for voting at this location.  This Saturday, Nov. 3, is the monthly breakfast at the Deer Creek Presbyterian Church. More...

Camden

Trick or Treat Night is tonight from 6-8 p.m. in Camden.  The Civil Air Patrol Squadron will have an open house from 6- 8 p.m. at the Legion Post #413 on Wed., Oct. 31. More...

Opinions & Letters

Reference points

Midwest Memo

If you log onto the Internet and Google the phrases crossing guard, Esmond School and Sadie Cooper, you eventually circle back to a column that ran in this space in 2014.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Are we putting up with wrong?

The Carroll County Area Plan Commission (APC) held a non-meeting Oct. 23. They didn’t have a quorum of members in attendance, but that didn’t deter them. More...

Faith

The UnMasking

Lessons from the Heart

Oh, the horror! That moment when they finally take the mask off the bad guy and we see the ugliness underneath. Sometimes the monster is just what I thought it was, and sometimes I am surprised by who uses the mask to cover up what they do. More...

Announcements

WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY will begin Nov. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Grace Brethren Church in Flora, corner of Willow and Main streets. 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

Darin L. Bishop, 47, and Carrie A. Bishop, 47, both of Monticello  Ronald E. Tam, 58, and Debbie Tam, 52, both of Idaville  John B. Jervis, 28, and Kayla L. Harris, 27, both of Cutler  Paul D. Green, 33, Brownsburg, and Elizabeth J. More...

Special Sections

Happy Halloween

The City of Delphi and the towns of Flora, Camden and Burlington all set trick-or-treating hours for 6 to 8 p.m. tonight. There are also community activities and trunk-or-treats going on in the various communities. More...

Flora Town Council candidates talk future

Flora residents heard from candidates at a public debate last Wednesday evening mainly concerning improvements they would make in the governance of the town. More...

No quorum for 1 hour/45 minute APC meeting

The Carroll County Area Plan Commission (APC) was scheduled to meet last Tuesday, Oct. 23, at 6 p.m. The Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) was scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. More...

Community

Donation benefits Delphi’s Buddy Bags

Delphi’s Buddy Bags program will share with four other children’s charities in $35,000 from employees of the Valero Renewables-Linden ethanol plant. More...

Announcements

The COMMUNITY YOUTH CENTER in downtown Flora is inviting everyone (all ages) to stop in Halloween night, Oct. 31, between the hours of 6- 8 p.m. More...

Another Lafayette adventure

Meandering Melodies

Life is an interesting journey much of the time. Things happen. Things change. There are mountaintop experiences. There are deep valleys. There are rivers of cool water to calm and rest our souls. More...

Sports

Carroll Homecoming royalty

Homecoming royalty were crowned during halftime of the Oct. 5 Carroll-Clinton Prairie football game at CJSHS. Chosen were Quinton Veach, king, and Alisyn Scott, queen. More...

Carroll football falls to #1 ranked Pioneer

The Carroll Cougars fell to a mighty Pioneer team Friday night in second round sectional action. The Cougars went into the game touting a 4-6 record and a thrilling victory over the Frontier Falcons the week prior. 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

Ivadine U. Owens

Ivadine U. Harrell Garrison Owens, 89, of Delphi, died at 8:25 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at the home of her daughter, Tonya, after a brief illness.  More...

Richard Larimore, Sr.

Richard Lee Larimore, Sr., passed peacefully into the presence of his Lord Jesus Christ on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, at his home with his wife, children, grandchildren and sisters at his side.  Richard was born on Feb. More...

Gordon L. Flora

Gordon Lee Flora, 93, of Rockfield, passed away Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at St. Elizabeth East Hospital, Lafayette.  He was born Sept. 6, 1925, in Rockfield, to the late Everett and Marie Kerlin Flora. More...