Delphi, Carroll and Rossville announce graduations

Delphi Delphi Community High School will hold commencement exercises June 1 at 10:30 a.m. in the high school gymnasium. Delphi Community High School Class President, Grace Foster Hampton will deliver the opening statement. The Pledge of Allegiance will be led by class secretary, Nichole Marie Hall and class treasurer, Karli Michelle Edging. Addresses will be given by the valedictorian and […]

Carroll County Memorial Day celebration

Carroll County Veterans organizations and community members remembered all fallen soldiers Monday on Memorial Day. The American Flag was flown at half-staff while an honor guard, comprised of members of the Delphi American Legion Post #75 and the Carroll County Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post #9383, gave a 21-gun salute to their fallen comrades. According to Carroll County Veterans […]

Inn Keepers Tax to begin July 1

County Council to host night meeting in June

Carroll County Council members voted five-to-one Thursday to initiate a county Inn Keepers Tax effective July 1 of this year. Council member Jamie Rough voted against the tax. Carroll County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Julia Leahy explained the local appointed Inn Keepers Tax Commission decided earlier this year not to institute the tax until the county could offer at […]

Community meeting set for Carroll future projects

Carroll Consolidated has been planning the next set of capital projects, facility upgrades, and infrastructure improvements. Staff members have been surveyed for their input. Next, there will be a special community meeting on Wednesday, June 5, at 7 p.m. at Carroll Elementary. “The purpose of this meeting is to share with the public our needs assessment and take public input […]

Carroll textbook rental fees include iPads

Carroll School Board approved textbook rental fees at its May 21 meeting. Dr. Chris Lagoni, superintendent, said the rental fees are comparable to last year for both schools, but there are some extra fees for consumables at some grade levels. The total textbook rental fees include the fee for iPads at all grade levels, technology fee/insurance ($25), apps for the […]

Five awards presented at DPS annual meeting

Since 2004, the Delphi Preservation Society has presented awards at its annual membership meeting to recognize achievements in preservation in the Delphi area. Dr. Gregory Norman announced the 2013 Recognition Awards. Dan McCain of the Wabash & Erie Canal Association received the Atkinson, Sanders, Rodriguez Leadership Award for the dedicated service shown over the past decades in preserving the historic […]


James-Leonard Frank and Sandy James of Delphi announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Amanda Renee, of Delphi to Adam Michael Leonard of Camden. He is the son of Michael Leonard of Camden and Tina and Russ Weithington of Flora. The bride-elect is a 2008 honors graduate of Delphi Community High School. She graduated in 2012 from IUPUI […]

Burns 65th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Bill Burns of Flora will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on June 6. Burns and the former Ruth Wolf were married in 1948 at the home of her parents near Flora. He is a retired mechanic for Brim Concrete, and she worked at The Carousel Flower Shop for one of their daughters. They have three daughters, Patricia […]

Garrison 50th anniversary

Jerry and Linda Garrison of Burlington celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. Garrison and the former Linda Howard were married May 18, 1963, at the Metea Baptist Church. He is retired from the Western School Corporation after teaching for 33 years. She is a homemaker. Their children are Erin Garrison (wife: Kelly) of Burlington and Erika Eller […]


TRI-COUNTY ART ASSOCIATION will meet at 7 p.m. June 6 at the Stone Barn in– Delphi. The main event of the evening will be a fundraisingd auction of small ahousehold items, art supplies andns perennial plants meant to benefit the club. All members tare encouraged to participate. yThe public is welcome. e CARROLL COUNTY PARKSh0– BOARD will meet May 30 […]