September 21, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

County Council insists Auditor follow directives

The Carroll County Council members took formal legal steps at their Sept. 15 meeting to ensure their business is transacted in the manner the members choose to conduct it, instead of how Auditor Tom Gray wants it to be handled. More...

Preliminary endorsement given for Carroll Manor as historical landmark

Carroll County Commissioners gave preliminary approval for Carroll Manor to be placed on the National Register of Historic Places by Indiana Landmarks. More...

Local News

Burlington

The Red Cross Bloodmobile is scheduled to be in Burlington on Sept. 27 from 1 to 5:30 p.m. at the Community Park Building. More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will have its monthly breakfast Oct 1 with serving from 7 to 10 a.m. Everyone is invited. A free-will offering will be taken to help someone in the community that needs help. More...

Camden

The Kentucky Mountain Mission Truck will be at the Camden Community Building from 8 a.m. to 12 noon on Saturday Sept. 24, and on Sunday, Sept. 25, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Community Building. No TVs, baby beds or encyclopedias will be accepted. More...

Opinions & Letters

Boxed lunch

Midwest Memo

It’s a big box. It approaches three feet long, two feet wide and deep. For containing a month of food and all kinds of meals and snacks it is amazingly…. light. That should have been my first hint. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Raising awareness during Opioid and Heroin Awareness Week

This week, Sept. More...

Faith

God is Sovereign

Lessons from the Heart

In Deuteronomy 7:1-11, God reveals himself first as a keeper of the covenant that He made with Abraham. More...

Announcements

VALLEY VIEW BAPTIST CHURCH, located at 720 W. Columbia St. in Flora, will celebrate Homecoming Sept. 24 and 25 with special guests, The Happy Travelers from Kentucky. The group will be singing Sept. 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. and Sept. More...

Obituaries

Jerri M. Craven

A memorial service for Jerri M. (Moore) Craven, 55, will be Friday at 8 p.m. at Kristan Funeral Home P.C., 219 West Maple Ave., (two blocks west of Rt. 45 on Rt. 176), Mundelein, Ill. Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. More...

Agatha Sagers

Agatha Cree Sagers, 101, of Delphi, died at 3:50 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, at Milner Community Healthcare Center in Rossville. She had been a resident there for the past 12 years. More...

Margaret A. Kehoe

Margaret A. Kehoe, 94, died in Fort Pierce, Fla., on Friday, Sept. 2, 2016. She was born March 28, 1922, the daughter of the late Esther and Robert Hedde of Camden. More...

Special Sections

SR 29 bridge north of Deer Creek set for resurfacing

Temporary closure starts Sept. 26

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) is alerting drivers to the closure of the State Road 29 bridge over Little Rock Creek, between CR 925 N. and CR 900 N., north of Deer Creek, Monday, Sept. 26, through the middle of October. More...

County Council approves funding for 911 dispatch software upgrade

Carroll County emergency responders will be using upgraded Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) software by the end of the year if all goes according to plan. More...

Delphi may get bigger, better Dollar General

Delphi City Council members voted to adopt an ordinance which would vacate easements for plotted, but not constructed alleys and roads, in a piece of property along Franklin St. and US421/SR18 at their Sept. 6 night meeting. More...

Community

Burlington Fall Festival

The 2016 Burlington Fall Festival was held last weekend. Some of Saturday’s events included sales, the annual parade and tractor drive, a cancelled (due to rain) and rescheduled dodgeball tourney and more. Comet photos More...

5th annual Senior EXPO

More than 70 people were in attendance at the Senior Expo to learn more about services and products available to seniors and caregivers. Sponsored by the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce, the Expo was held Sept. More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

We’ll be tailgating with our besties in West Lafayette this weekend as the Boilers take on the Wolf Pack at Ross- Ade. I can’t wait for great times with great friends over great food and football. More...

Sports

Filbrun’s arm carries Cougars past Prairie

The Carroll Cougars came into Friday night’s game touting a 4-0 record and an eye toward an undefeated regular season. A potential stumbling block came in the form of the Clinton Prairie Gophers, who gave the Cougars all they could handle. More...

Delphi moves to 3-2 with win over Indianapolis Arlington

One hundred twenty-three yards passing and 58 yards rushing from Delphi quarterback Weston Windell became a large part of Delphi’s 35-20 win over Indianapolis Arlington Friday night. More...

Scoreboard

Boys’ Tennis Taylor 3, Carroll 2 SINGLES: Taylor def. Alex Jackson (C) 6-1, 6-2. Taylor def. Drew May (C) 6-2, 6-1. Korbin Cox (C) def. Taylor6-4, 6-2. DOUBLES: Taylor def. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Education

CCSC is awarded $10,000 grant for math and science education

Carroll Consolidated School Corporation has been named a $10,000 grant recipient for the America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund. More...

Carroll to hire financial advisor to aid new superintendent

Carroll School Board has been interviewing prospective superintendents and has found a need for a financial advisor. At the Sept. 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. Recent filings Americredit Financial Services Inc. filed a complaint against Joseph Daly. 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. Recent filings Bank of America N.A. filed a complaint against Jason Moore. More...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County assessor’s office. By law, buyers and sellers are responsible for the accuracy of information provided on the forms. Delphi May 3 – N. More...