September 19, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners agree to pay for ‘Capital Financial Plan’

Carroll County Commissioners approved a letter of engagement from Umbaugh and Associates to provide a “Capital Financial Plan” for the county Monday morning. The cost is not to exceed $13,000 for the service.  More...

Local News

Burlington considers options to fix influent problems

Steve Michael prepared a report and made a recommendation concerning how Burlington should proceed with fixing the influent problem caused by leaking manholes at the Sept. 11 town council meeting.  More...

APC issues 34 permits in August

The Carroll County Area Plan Commission issued 34 permits during August for improvements amounting to $3,659,700.  Residence permits were issued to:  More...

Burlington

A work day at The American House will be held Thursday from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. The next breakfast is being planned for Sept. 29. More...

Opinions & Letters

Either way

Midwest Memo

It seems to me that I often encounter situations that could very well go either way. Happy or sad, wise or foolish, what will be - maybe, or maybe not.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Some advice for high school graduates

Guest Commentary

Since 1990, the U. S. has not created a single net new job for men and women who have not attended college   More...

Faith

Four gospels or two?

Lessons from the Heart

Jesus Christ is the center of all God’s good news in the Bible. However, God has two main programs (administrations) in the Bible, so there is distinctive good news for each program about Jesus Christ! More...

Announcements

STUDIO 345 AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM at the Flora United Methodist Church will begin on Wed., Sept. 19, from 3:45 to 5:15 p.m. Children in grades three, four and five are invited to attend. There will be games, Bible studies and food. More...

Speaker to offer message of hope

“Drugs? Alcohol? Deadend roads? Delphi First Assembly of God will host speaker Chad Fulkerson Sept. 23 at 10 a.m. Fulkerson, “the Hope Dealer,” is an ex-drug dealer offering hope for those in need.  More...

Obituaries

Richard L. Davis

Richard “Dick” Lee Davis, 83, of Colburn, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018.  Dick was born on April 20, 1935, in Frankfort, Ind., to Ernest Lester and Ruby Edna (Harriman) Davis. More...

Patricia A. Petrie

Patricia Ann (Todd) Petrie, 75, Kokomo, passed away at 8:28 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at Waterford Place Health Campus in Kokomo.  More...

Codey M. Meade

Codey M. Meade, 26, of the Flora area, died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, at his mother’s home in Royal Center, Ind.  Codey was born March 14, 1992, in Lafayette, Ind., to Chris Meade and Michelle Haltom Meade. More...

Commissioners ask Council to raise income tax for jail project

The Carroll County Commissioners and the Carroll County Council met in joint session last week to discuss how to move forward with a jail project. More...

No support in County EDIT budget for Delphi Chamber

Less financial support for EDC next year

Carroll County Commissioners took steps Monday to live within their Economic Development Income Tax (EDIT) received revenue next year, which, according to the Indiana Department of Local Government Finance (DLGF), will be $413,000. More...

Delphi Council to hold special meeting

The Delphi City Council will meet in special session Monday, Sept. 24, at 5:30 p.m. in City Hall. The Council will hold a regular monthly meeting Monday, Oct. 1, at 6 p.m. (time changed) and another special meeting Monday, Oct. 8. More...

Community

Wabash & Erie Canal Quilt Show

Colorful quilts adorned the Wabash & Erie Canal Center and historic buildings at Canal Park in Delphi last Friday. Guests were invited to meander through the park, viewing quilts at their leisure. More...

Donors urged to give blood, help blood supply match patient diversity

Bloodmobile to be in Delphi Sept. 20

The American Red Cross urges people of all races and ethnicities to give blood to help ensure a diverse blood supply for patients in need.  More...

Franciscan Health is hosting SHARE Memorial Service Oct. 2

Franciscan Health and the Lafayette SHARE group are hosting a candlelight memorial service for those who have experienced loss due to miscarriage, neonatal loss or stillborn at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 2, at the St. More...

Sports

Carroll blanked by Eastern

The Cougars faced more woes on Friday night when they were handled with ease by the Eastern Comets, 58-0. Carroll let Eastern get off to a good start with a 36-yard run and score to lead 7-0 after the first quarter.  More...

Delphi football continues to dismantle competition

Touting a 4-0 record, the Oracles were at Tri Central for their fifth game of the season. Delphi faced off against a less than formidable foe in the Tri Central Trojans, a team that had one win this season. More...

Cougar soccer team drops two

Carroll Varsity Soccer team fought hard in 2 games at home last week but fell short in both.  On Tuesday the Cougars hosted Faith Christian. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Education

Computer equipment, bus drivers top Carroll board agenda

The Carroll School Board met Sept. 11 for a regular meeting.  More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Michael L. Walters, 49, Delphi, and Christine A. Baker, 44, Camden  Nathaniel J. Davis, 21, and Makala C. Kelly, 18, both of Flora  Wesley A. Cullom, 34, and Jennifer D. Nice, 37, both of Rossville  Shon J. McIlrath, 32, and Hannah E. 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...

Police Calls

Police reports are gathered from available records on file at local police departments. This information is a matter of public record and does not imply guilt or innocence. More...

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