December 19, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners make hold-over township board appointments

Carroll County Commissioners Bill Brown and John Brown followed the advice of the State Elections Division Monday morning and appointed two Carrollton Township Board members to their current positions because there were no candidates on the November More...

Local News

Camden sets year-end and goal-setting meetings

The Camden Town Council met Dec. 12 for its last regular meeting of 2018. Mark Schock presided in the absence of president Brent Deel.  Two meetings were set for the council. A year-end meeting will be held at 10 a.m. Dec. More...

Washington Twp.

All are invited to the Longest Night Service at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Camden on Friday, Dec. 21, at 6 p.m. More...

Burlington

A work day has been scheduled at The American House on Michigan Road in Burlington on Thursday, Dec. 20, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. Volunteers are needed for inside work.  A free breakfast will be served by The American House volunteers on Dec. More...

Opinions & Letters

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Midwest Memo

The Christmas tree is moving out to the screened-in porch this year.  We did the head count for Christmas Eve and sketched out a seating chart, and something had to give. More...

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Join the Angels’ Song

This Christmas, as you look on your little children, it is your privilege to remember Him who when on earth blessed such little ones as these, and who teaches you that they are not forgotten, but that their angels behold the face of our Father in hea More...

Faith

Thankful for the holidays

Lessons from the Heart

I don’t know about you, but I am thankful for the Christmas season. Oh, sure, it is full of the “hustle and bustle” of rushing around trying to buy up all the gifts on your list before time runs out. More...

Announcements

Delphi Christian Church’s CHRISTMAS EVE celebration service, “In the Air There Is a Feeling of Christmas,” will be held Dec. 24 at 7 p.m. at the church. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

Thirteen graduating seniors in Trine University’s Allen School of Engineering & Technology were inducted into the Order of the Engineer during a recent ceremony. More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Devin Dotson, 25, and Ashley Everett, 26, both of Monticello.  Clinton D. Brown, 27, Russiaville, and Bailey A. Maxwell, 22, Bringhurst  Tony M. Brooks, 66, and Peggy L. Allen, 59, Delphi.   More...

Real Estate Transfer s

David R. Thompson and Frances A. Thompson to Mark Batcheldor and John C. Rowe, warranty deed.  Benjamin A. Burrell to Joseph P. Sebald, warranty deed.  Dana C. Hile and Tracy L. Hile to Travis W. 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...

DCHS senior is 2019 Lilly Scholar

Katie Kleckner, a senior at Delphi Community High School, has been named a recipient of a fouryear, full-tuition scholarship as the Carroll County Community Foundation 2019 Lilly Endowment Inc. Community Scholar.  More...

Board of Works questions expenditures for Community Center

Delphi Board of Works members, Dick Bradshaw, Karyl Traeger and Mayor Shane Evans, approve claims submitted by City Clerk- Treasurer Leanne Aldrich at each business meeting. More...

Plans for a new jail presented by architects

Carroll County Commissioners Bill Brown and John Brown were shown location and building plans designed by the architectural firm of Elevatus for a new jail at the Monday morning meeting. More...

Community

Unique Christmas spirit on display

The annual Greater Delphi Chamber of Commerce “Festival of Trees” is once again on display in the rotunda of the Carroll County Courthouse in Delphi during courthouse business hours. More...

Keep Christ in Christmas

Luke 2-21: The Birth of Jesus

In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. (This was the first census that took place while[a] Quirinius was governor of Syria.) And everyone went to their own town to register.  More...

Free Christmas Day dinners in Flora, Deer Creek

Two Carroll County communities have free Christmas Day dinners available. Families, friends and individuals are invited to share a good meal and fellowship.  More...

Sports

Oracle buzzer-beater shoots down Comets

Blake Carroll’s baseline pull-up jumper at the buzzer gave Delphi an improbable come-from-behind 43-41 victory at Caston Saturday night. More...

Hornets hand Cougars their first loss

Carroll’s (3-1, 0-1) win string ended at three as Rossville (5-2, 1-0) beat the Cougars at home Friday night 58-48.  Carroll’s relentless play on the defensive end kept the young Cougars in the game until late in the game as the visi More...

Lady Oracles claim wins against Fountain Central, Lewis Cass

Delphi varsity girls basketball team made easy work of their opponents last week, traveling to both Lewis Cass and Fountain Central and playing spoiler to both home contests. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, Delphi Journal, Flora History website and the Carroll County Historical Museum.  10 YEARS AGO   More...

Obituaries

Gary L. Burge

Gary L. “Graybug” Burge, 63, of Flora, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. He was a patient at IU Arnett Hospital in Lafayette.  Gary was born to Donald L. and Jeanette Chidester Burge on Jan. More...

Robert C. Quinn

Robert C. Quinn of Delphi passed away Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018, at IU Health Arnett in Lafayette.  More...

Gladys I. Miller

Gladys Irene (Yoder) Miller, 82, of rural Rossville, passed away, surrounded by her family, on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at her home.  She was born March 3, 1936, in Clinton County, to Clarence and Martha (Flora) Yoder. More...

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