February 15, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

ISP establishes Tip Line for double homicide case - Free Access

Police have set up a tip line for information that could be relevant in their investigation of the double homicide of Liberty German and Abigail Williams that occurred near Delphi on Feb. 13. The number is 1-844-459-5786. More...

Council to consult with expert about finances

Carroll County Council members expressed considerable concern during their monthly meeting Monday afternoon about the state of the county financial situation as described by the recently released Indiana State Board of Accounts (SBOA) audit, for 2014 More...

County Council asked to fiscally support courthouse renovation expenses

Carroll County Commissioner Bill Brown addressed the County Council at its Monday afternoon meeting to discuss possible renovations in the courthouse. More...

Local News

Democrats to hold caucus

The Carroll County Democratic Party will hold a reorganizational caucus on Saturday, March 4, at 10 a.m. The caucus will be held at Flora Family Restaurant.  More...

Local nurse recognized for long-time service

When Deb Mears began working at the Family Health Clinic, her youngest child, Grace, was in kindergarten. More...

Delphi Library to host ‘Murder of the Mystery Detective’

Audience participation production

When the world’s favorite mystery detectives gather together for a game of Klew, the eccentric game-show host turns up dead in his Clue inspired library. The question is always…. More...

Opinions & Letters

Match game

Midwest Memo

Last Thursday I had a conference call to take for a couple of hours in the afternoon. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Can the watchdog still bite?

Editor’s note: Democracy’s Primer is a collaboration between the journalism and legal communities to aid the public’s understanding of how government works with citizen engagement. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

Purdue University awarded approximately 3,600 degrees to students following the fall semester. Area students who earned degrees include:  DEREK C. BEAVER, Yeoman, Bachelor of Science, Health & Human Science.  DANIEL T. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Superior Court judgments are gathered from public records on file in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Marriage Licenses

Jim Hodge, 59, and Julia R. Copley, 60, both of Camden.   More...

Circuit Court

- Judge Benjamin Diener

Circuit Court judgments are gathered from public records on file in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Man in photo now considered a suspect in double homicide - Free Access

Originally considered a "person of interest" has now become a suspect.

Investigators continue to work endless hours to solve double homicide just east of Delphi More...

Police ask for help - Free Access

Editor's Note: The following is a release from police asking for help identifying a man who is a person of interest in the murder of two Delphi teenagers. More...

To my friends and family in and around Delphi, Indiana... - Free Access

I have few words of comfort that you haven't already heard.  However, please listen to some advice. More...

Canal Park is on select list of Indiana attractions

A recent edition of Group Tour Indiana Magazine names the Wabash & Erie Canal Park in Delphi and its canal boat ride as one of 65 Hot Spots to visit More...

Public input sought for updated zoning ordinance

The Carroll County Area Plan Commission (APC) plans to adopt an updated version of the current county zoning ordinance at its Feb. 28 meeting. The public is invited to comment on the revision Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. More...

Community

Professional Briefs

ANN FIELDS MONICAL will be joining the staff of the Tippecanoe Arts Federation as Chief Operating Officer.  Monical, a Lafayette-area native and Purdue alumna, has cultivated a lifelong interest in the arts. More...

Anniversary open house

Victor and Susan Brown of Delphi will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house on Feb. 19 from 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. at the Radnor United Methodist Church. The event will be hosted by their daughter and her family.  More...

Announcements

The Calvary Presbyterian Family Support group/NARANON group for families of drug addicts will not meet on Thursday, Feb. 23.   More...

Sports

Lady Oracles falter, fall to Central Noble in Regional final

The Lady Oracles came into Saturday morning’s Regional game riding high off a 4- game win streak that included a sectional championship. More...

Carroll goes cold in 4th, bows out of Regional play

The Lady Cougars were in a tough regional at Eastern Saturday, with two of the four teams ranked in the state’s 2A top 10. Carroll’s opponent was no. 5 ranked Oak Hill. More...

Carroll lets Sheridan steal win

Missed free throws and turnovers cost Carroll (5-14) dearly as visiting Sheridan (9- 11) came away with a 40-37 win Friday night. Carroll’s game with Twin Lakes earlier this week was canceled.  More...

Faith

His infinite love

Lessons from the Heart

With Valentine’s Day just yesterday, I found it hard not to focus this article on the topic of love. As you have probably experienced in life, not all our encounters with love work out the way we want. More...

Lafayette church to host community-wide read in March

Greater Lafayette and area residents are invited to participate in the Spring 2017 community read of the book, “Why are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria and Other Conversations About Race,” by Beverly Daniel Tatum.&nbs More...

Obituaries

Liberty German

Liberty “Libby” German, 14, of Delphi, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017.  Liberty was born on Dec. 27, 2002, in Lafayette, Ind., to Derrick A. German and Carrie (Hillenberg) German Timmons; they survive. More...

Abigail J. Williams

Abigail J. “Abby” Williams, 13, of Delphi, died Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017.  She was born June 23, 2003, in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., to her mother Anna M. Williams.  More...

Bruce Keck

Bruce Keck passed into the waiting arms of his savior on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, at 1:30 a.m., in his home, with his loving wife and family at his side. More...

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