November 28, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Law enforcement is dedicated to solving double homicide

Two youth, Liberty German and Abigail Williams, visited the Monon High Bridge, an abandoned rail bridge over Deer Creek in Carroll County, to walk, Feb. 13, 2017, at approximately 1 p.m. More...

Local News

2018 proves Hoosiers need more opportunities to exercise their right to vote

When Hoosiers have more opportunities to vote, more Hoosiers vote. That’s the not so surprising takeaway from the 2018 election.  More...

Burlington Christmas Walk is Saturday

Tree lighting to kick off event

The annual Christmas Walk in downtown Burlington will offer a fun-filled evening for the entire family on Saturday.  The event will begin with a tree lighting ceremony, led by Santa Claus, at the EMS building at 4. More...

Burlington Council considers opting in for equipment program

The Burlington Town Council met recently and discussed a Tool Cat program offered to municipalities and the marshal’s compensation for his U.S. Marshals Service work.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Distractions

Midwest Memo

The distance between our Thanksgiving holiday in Vienna, Va., and back home to Delphi, Ind., is 646 miles. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Make school bus boarding safer

Commentary

The numbers are staggering when you consider how many vehicles reportedly ignore school bus stop arms daily.  More...

Faith

Why Christmas?

Lessons from the Heart

Back in October, the stores started putting up Christmas decorations as they took down the Halloween décor. We seem to have forgotten about Thanksgiving. More...

Delphi 1st Assembly to present annual dinner theater

First Assembly of God in Delphi announces its 19th annual holiday dinner theater production, presenting “That Was Then and This is Now!” Guests will enjoy both a full course meal and a Broadwaystyle musical production.  More...

Delphi church to host Christmas Concert

The Delphi Wesleyan Church, located at 508 N. Union St., will kick-off the Christmas season with a concert provided by local Christian artists, Jeff and April Nye-Davis. 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

Bailey N. Grimes, 20, and Alexis C. Wright, 18, both of Delphi  Kurt A. Wagoner, 37, and Emily N. Pitts, 22, both of Monticello  Willie J. Baez-Montalvo, 25, Berrien Springs, Mich., and Kori A. Collatz, 25, Delphi   More...

Delphi Lions choose husband and wife to lead annual Christmas Parade

The 27th annual 2018 Delphi Lions Club Christmas Parade will be held Dec. 1 at 1 p.m., departing from the Old Middle School Gymnasium on Monroe St. More...

Ayreses are chosen to lead Flora’s ‘Polar Express’ themed parade

Flora’s Community Club’s Christmas Parade has a new date and time. The annual event will be at 4 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 1. The 2018 theme is “Polar Express.”  More...

Community

Stay healthy this holiday season

Family get-togethers over rows of favorite dishes. Shopping mall Santas. Charlie Brown and that pitiful tree (still a heart-tugger after all these years). More...

Carroll County senior activities

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

Flora senior activities

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

Sports

Oracles win season opener

Finish runner- up in Covington Tourney

Delphi defeated Clinton Central 61-54 last Wednesday in the season opener for both teams, before finishing runnerup at the Covington Beef House Tournament on Saturday.  Garrett Tomson and Blake Carroll led the Oracles with 17 and 14 points, res More...

Carroll outlasts Frontier for first win

The Lady Cougars found their first victory against the Frontier Falcons last week in a game that was a matchup of defensive squads. With both teams scoring in single digits in the first half it turned out to be a closely contested matchup. More...

CJSHS Special Ed Dept. receives Arc grant

The Arc of Carroll County recently awarded a $1,100 grant to the Special Education Department at Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School. 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

James A. Ruhlander

James A. Ruhlander, 72, of Battle Ground, passed away surrounded by his family on Nov. 20, 2018, at his home.  He was born to the late Ernest and Virginia (Green) Ruhlander on Sept. 13, 1946, in Lafayette, Ind. More...

George Tatman, Sr.

George K. Tatman, Sr., 73, formerly of Flora, died Nov. More...

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