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DCSC board moves quickly to borrow $5.17 million

The Delphi Community School Corporation (DCSC) Board met in a work session Jan. More...

Local News

Burlington

The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be in Burlington on Jan. 24 at the Community Park Building from 1 to 5 p.m. Kiwanis Club is sponsoring the visit.  A free breakfast will be served Saturday from 7-11 a.m. More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church postponed its annual congregational meeting to Sunday, Feb. 10.   Due to the weather conditions on Sunday, Faith Lutheran Church postponed its annual congregational meeting to this Sunday, Jan. 27. More...

Camden

Officers were elected for the coming year at the Jan. 17 meeting of the Camden- Jackson Twp. Public Library Board. More...

Opinions & Letters

Cold facts

Midwest Memo

There was a time, not so many winters ago, that I could go about half the winter without wearing a winter coat. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Public records laws protect your rights

Commentary

A recent court case involving an Indiana resident serves as an emphatic reminder of the power of public records laws.  And whose rights such laws protect.  More...

Faith

Resolve

Lessons from the Heart

With the new year, come New Year resolutions. Read the Bible all the way through, stop smoking, lose weight or visit family more often. These are good things to do. Yet, I have been told that most resolutions don’t last beyond Jan. 12.  More...

Education

Honor roll students named for Delphi Schools

High School   Delphi Community High School Principal Ann-Marie Circle has announced the first semester honor roll. All four grades are listed together in alphabetical order as submitted by the school. More...

Rossville announces first semester honor roll names

Elementary   Delphi Community Elementary School Principal Bill Shidler announces the first semester honor rolls.  A Honor Roll   More...

EDUCATION NEWS

TREY FILBRUN of Flora was named to the fall semester dean’s list at Wabash College, Crawfordsville. A freshman, he is a pre-dental major.   SIDNEY FISHER of Camden was named to the dean’s list at IUPUI for the fall semester. 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...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from the county GIS database which is based on sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County Assessor’s Office. More...

County Council wants tax increase in Capital Projects

County Council President Josh Plue advised his fellow council members, according to the five-year county financial plan developed by Umbaugh and Associates, it was recommended the county increase the tax rate for Capital Projects. More...

All Delphi murder investigation tips are investigated

The Delphi double homicide multi-agency investigative team and participating agencies, which consists of members of the Carroll County Sheriff’s Department, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Indiana State Police (ISP), continue to rec More...

Commissioners move toward increased property taxes

Carroll County Commissioners took steps Monday to possibly increase the Cumulative Capital Development Fund (CumCap) property tax rate by just over three cents per $100 of assessed valuation upon the recommendation by the County Council. More...

Community

Paying for Home Care: 4 common myths busted

According to an article from www.aarp.org, the overwhelming majority of 50+ adults want to stay in their homes and communities as they age. But unexpected health events and other life challenges can easily derail those age-inplace plans. More...

Flora senior activities

The following is a list of activities for February 2019 available to seniors, sponsored by the Flora Senior Center. For information contact the office at (574) 967-3400.  February 2019   More...

Carroll County senior activities

The following is a list of activities for February 2019 available to seniors sponsored by the Carroll County Senior and Family Services. For information contact the office at (765) 564-2772.  February 2019   More...

Sports

Delphi swim teams defeat Carroll

In the dual in the pool at Delphi last Wednesday both Oracle boys’ and girls’ swim teams beat the Cougars. The Delphi girls held on to win 90 to 87 while the Delphi boys coasted to a 96 to 65 win.  More...

Delphi edges Sheridan in OT

Despite being held to just 34 percent shooting from the field, the Lady Oracles squeaked out a win at home against the Sheridan Blackhawks last week, 46-45.  More...

Delphi Wrestling at Harrison

Delphi wrestlers competed in a dual meet Jan. 16 at Harrison. The host team won the contest. Oracle wrestlers pictured from top to bottom are: Jacob Frinkel is seen taking down his Harrison opponent in the 113-pound weight class. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, Delphi Journal, and the Flora History website at www.floraindianahistory. weebly.com. The Comet pays for any photos provided by the Carroll County Historical Museum. More...

Obituaries

Kelly Jo Horton

Kelly Jo Creager Horton, 58, of Memphis, Tenn., formerly of Bringhurst, departed this life Thursday afternoon, Jan. 17, 2019, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis.  More...

Melba L. Hughes

Melba Louise Hughes, 88, a lifelong resident of Delphi, Ind., passed from this life at 4:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. More...

Arzella Draper

Arzella Draper, 94, of Delphi, passed away Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, at Monticello Healthcare.  She was born May 15, 1924, in Winchester, Ky., to Tom and Sarah Belle (Wilburn) Hall. On Aug. 9, 1947, in Delphi, she married Dean L. More...

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