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Carroll board reviews yearly finances

Carroll School Board opened the Jan. 23 meeting with a Board of Finance Organization meeting.  Superintendent Keith Thackery presented the 2018 financial report. More...

Local News

Former Mayoral candidate files to run for City Council seat

Former Mayoral Candidate Lou Hayden has filed to run on the Primary ballot for the District 1 City Council seat. More...

Burlington

A Caregiver Support Group meets the first Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Faith Church of Christ in Burlington. The next meeting is Feb. 5. More...

Camden

Camden Youth Ball sign-up is: Feb. 2 & 3 from 2 - 5 p.m. and Feb. 16 &17 from 2 - 5 p.m. at the Camden Community Building. There is no charge to participate. Softball is for ages 3-15 and baseball for ages 3-12. More...

Opinions & Letters

Bargain hunt

Midwest Memo

Like most folks, I like a good bargain.  I keep an eye out for the 2 for 1 breakfast deals and the lowest gas prices. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Local newspapers are key in reporting corruption

Guest Opinion

The past few weeks have contained more reports of newspaper downsizing at metro daily papers in Indiana. More...

Faith

Make a decision

Lessons from the Heart

I learned a vital leadership lesson at church camp when I was a sophomore in High School. Lee Bracy was one of our counselors. He was preaching for a church in a small town in Indiana. Things had not been going well. More...

Education

College scholarships available through Sheriffs’ Association

Carroll County Sheriff Tobe Leazenby has announced the Indiana Sheriffs’ Association (ISA) will award college scholarships for up to $750 each to qualified high school seniors or college students who pursue a degree in criminal justice studies More...

EDUCATION NEWS

CARRIE ADAMS, a nursing major, was named to the Dean’s List at Ivy Tech College 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...

APC hears from the ‘other side’ of the CAFO controversy

Carroll County Area Plan Commission (APC) members present at the Jan. More...

County Courthouse closed Wednesday due to weather

Carroll County Commissioner Bill Brown has decided to close the courthouse today, Wednesday, Jan. 30, due to the prediction of extremely cold temperatures. More...

Emergency planning committee re-formed

A Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) is required by the State of Indiana in counties with Emergency Management Agency (EMA) departments according to statute. More...

Community

Professional Briefs

Carroll White REMC’s MATT BASSETT was among 21 lineworkers who graduated Saturday from Indiana Electric Cooperatives’ Rural Electric Apprentice Program (REAP). More...

100th birthday

Donnabelle Myer, a lifelong resident of Carroll County, celebrated her 100th birthday on Jan. 9 at an open house hosted by Aster Place in Lafayette and her family.  She was married to the late Kenneth Myer. More...

3,000 newborns to receive red hats in February

More than 3,000 babies born in Indiana in February will be decked out in red hats courtesy of the American Heart Association’s “Little Hats, Big Hearts” program.  More...

Sports

2 DCHS wrestlers advance to Regional

The Delphi Community High School wrestling team competed Saturday in the Lafayette Jeff Sectional, the first leg of the state series. The Oracles finished in 8th place out of ten teams.  More...

3rd quarter costly for Oracles

For the third straight weekend Delphi lost a game both on the court and to Mother Nature as it fell to Cloverdale 61-49 on Saturday after the Tri- County game was postponed due to weather on Friday.  The Oracles led 35-30 at halftime after Garre More...

Lady Oracles finish regular season 12-9

Delphi girls basketball team split their final two regular season games last week against Tri County and Rossville. 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

Paul S. Johnson

Paul Snider Johnson, CDR USN, of St. Louis, Mo., passed away on Friday Jan. 18, 2019, at the age of 97.  He was born Jan. 1, 1922, in Flora, Ind., the first born to the late Carl C. and Ina E. Johnson.  More...

Joe D. Shedron

Joe D. Shedron, 73, of rural Rossville, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019.  He was born Sept. 25, 1945, in Cutler, to Marvin and Opal (Walters) Shedron. More...

Gene E. Clawson

Gene E. Clawson, 77, of Delphi, passed away at IU Health in Lafayette on Jan. 25, 2019.  Born Sept. 26, 1941, in Logansport, Ind., he was the son of Glae and Lela (Nelson) Clawson. He attended Pittsburg schools. On Valentine’s Day, Feb. More...

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