It’s 4-H fair time in Carroll County

The 2012 Carroll County 4-H Fair offers fairgoers a week of livestock shows, 4-H projects, food, fun and free entertainment. Activities begin Friday evening and continue throughout the week until the following Friday, July 20. On opening day, July 13, everything will be up and running. Amusement rides will be operating on the midway, the Merchants Building will be open, […]

Lake Freeman – How low can it go?

The United States Fish and Wildlife Service directed NIPSCO last week to discharge water from Lake Freeman to maintain a water level in the Tippecanoe River which will support river mussel life. It is estimated that lake water levels will decrease by two inches each day in the effort to maintain a safe environment for the mussels in the river. […]

Canal Days

DCSC talks disposition of Middle School Gym

Rumors have been flying around the community for months about the Delphi School Corporation liquidating its assets in the Middle School Gymnasium by gifting the structure to various organizations. The subject was broached at Delphi City Council and Deer Creek Township meetings last year and more recently at a board of directors meeting for the Carroll County Community Center. The […]

Alloy Custom Products plans expansion

Alloy Custom Products Inc. is expanding its operations near Delphi. The company will spend about $1.5 million to expand and equip a 14,500 square-foot addition to its existing factory. The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce held a groundbreaking ceremony Monday morning to celebrate the expansion. Alloy CEO Nancy Blum noted that “this expansion is needed to accommodate the increasing customer […]


Delphi CWF The CWF of the Delphi Christian Church met July 2 with Pat Mulbarger as hostess. Eleven members answered roll call by telling the name of their childhood pet. Pat Curts gave the worship on the history of the American and Christian flags. There will be a cook-out at the church on July 19. Those attending should bring a […]


The CARROLL COUNTY AREA PLAN COMMISSION OFFICE will be closed July 19. The Tippecanoe Arts Federation GALLERY WALK reception will be this Friday from 6 to 10 p.m. at Thomas Duncan Hall, 619 Ferry Street, Lafayette. Featured artists will include Rena Brouwer, watercolors, “Something Special For The Children”; Robin Coyner, Delphi Community High School art teacher, “Whimsical and Expressive Art”; […]

Flora 50th anniversary

Dave and Millie Flora, 1311W 750S, Cutler, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house on July 14 at the Bennett Room, Rossville. Hosted by their children, the event will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Flora and the former Millie Layman were married June 3, 1962, in Tipp City, Ohio. He is retired from Alloy Custom Products, […]

Guckien 50th anniversary

Ron and Karen Guckien of Camden will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner in August. Guckien and the former Karen Wagner were married June 30, 1962, at St. Bridget Catholic Church, Logansport. He is a farmer. They have three children, Darla Gonson (husband: Max) of Arlington, Va.; Debra Nagel (husband: Duane) of Rensselaer; and Cynthia Stawski (husband: […]


Jill N. Klaverenga and Kris E. Gasaway announce their engagement. She is the daughter of Marlene Klaverenga of Lafayette and the late Ralph Klaverenga. He is the son of Kathy Gasaway of Flora and the late Tom Gasaway. The bride-elect graduated from McCutcheon High School in 2006. She works at Bliss Salon & Spa in Lafayette as an esthetician. Her […]