November 30, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Superintendent Keith Thackery looking forward to future with Carroll

Keith Thackery was hired recently as the new superintendent of the Carroll Consolidated School Corporation. He will begin his new duties on Jan. 1. More...

Local News

Cancer Society announces Love Lights A Tree celebration

The American Cancer Society’s “Love Lights A Tree” program is a special celebration held each December to honor loved ones who have fought the battle of cancer. More...

Approval for event facilities on the fast track to Commissioners

Zoning ordinance amendment proposed to allow operations

The Carroll County Area Plan Commission (APC) voted unanimously to send a favorable recommendation to the County Commissioners to amend the zoning ordinance. More...

Glut of payroll funding requests for County Council

The Carroll County Council receives a significant number of requests for transfers and additional appropriations near the end of the year. However, the Council was presented with an overabundance of requests at its Nov. 17 meeting.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Object valuation

Midwest Memo

The object in question could be mistaken as a small cup from one angle or a vase from another. It is a little over three inches tall and much less in diameter. There is a narrow handle on one side. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Honesty is the best policy

The Carroll County Commissioners made a mistake at their Sept. 6 meeting when they adjourned that day. Apparently, they wanted to discuss one more item, which was not on the agenda.  More...

Faith

Living in community

Lessons from the Heart

Our hearts have been hurting and heavy in the wake of the tragic fire in Flora last week. Four young girls lost their lives, Mom was severely injured and so were two police officers. More...

Obituaries

Keyana L. Davis, Keyara J. Phillips, Kerrielle D. McDonald, Kionnie P. Welch

Sisters Keyana Latrice Davis, Keyara Janell Phillips, Kerrielle Danyell McDonald, and Kionnie Precious Welch, all of Flora died Monday, Nov. 21, 2016. More...

Alvessa Trevino

Alvessa Trevino, 98, of Delphi went to be with her Heavenly Father, surrounded by her family, on Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016.  More...

Emma M. Smith

Emma M. Morris Smith, 88, of Camden, died at 3:10 p.m. Monday, Nov. 28, 2016, at St Elizabeth Healthcare Center, Delphi.   She had been a resident there since Nov. 8.  More...

Small business owner heads Lions Club Christmas Parade

The 2016 annual Delphi Lions Club Christmas Parade, “Christmas Old, But Close to Home,” is this Saturday, starting at 1 p.m. (no make-up day). More...

Deputy recovering after tragic Flora fire

Carroll County Deputy Drew Yoder suffered burns to his hands and face as well as smoke inhalation while trying to rescue four children from a house fire Nov. 21 in Flora. He was flown from the site to St. Joseph Hospital in Ft. Wayne for treatment. More...

Community

The Hoppers to present Christmas program in Delphi

The Hoppers, an internationally recognized family singing group that has appeared in dozens of Bill Gaither videos, will appear at 7 p.m. Dec. 9 at Delphi United Methodist Church. More...

Announcements

The Carroll County Wabash- Erie Canal, Inc. More...

Drennen, Bonner wed

Erin Drennen and Adam Bonner, both of Fishers, were united in marriage at 4:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at the Hazel Dell Christian Church in Carmel.  The bride’s parents are Lori Drennen (Danny Brewer) and the late David Drennen, of Indianapolis. More...

Sports

Oracles win season opener

Place 3rd at Beef House Tourney

Delphi defeated Clinton Central 62-49 last Wednesday, and then placed third at the Covington Beef House Tournament Saturday with a 61-52 victory over Brown County after falling to Cascade in the tourney opener. More...

Community mourns loss of ‘The Horse’

Long-time Delphi basketball coach, mentor and loyal supporter of youth sports, Charles J. “Charlie” Harris passed away on Saturday, Nov. 26. He was 76.  More...

CES grieves loss

Carroll Jr.-Sr. High Principal Tiffany Myers spoke at the Nov. 22 board meeting commending Elementary Principal Amanda Redmon on her leadership in the wake of last week’s tragic fire and death of four CES students. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Public Records

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.  Recent filings   More...

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.  Recent filings   Robert C. More...

Marriage Licenses

Matthew A. Parsley, 56, and Rhonda J. Colby, 51, both of Flora.  Francisco Arellano, 20, and Sonia M. Valencia, 19, both of Delphi.  Derek A. Rody, 25, Russiaville, and Leslie M. Kayser, 26, both of Delphi.   More...

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