January 16, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

DCSC considers weighty subjects at first meeting of the year

The Delphi Community School Board worked for more than two hours Monday night to address several matters of significant importance. The Board met in a work session Jan. More...

New leadership selected for DCSC board

The Delphi Community School Board met Monday night. Two items on the agenda at the beginning of the meeting were to elect Board of Finance officers and to elect Board officers.  More...

Local News

Burlington council elects officers, discusses projects

Burlington Town Council officers will remain the same for 2019. The decision was made at the Jan. 8 meeting. Stan Moore will continue as council president with Steve Michael as vice president. More...

Flora Psi Otes offer scholarships

Flora Psi Iota Xi Sorority is offering $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors who will further their education.  To be eligible, applicants must meet certain criteria, including being a current year graduate of Carroll Jr.- Sr. More...

Burlington

Kiwanis Club is hosting a Red Cross blood drive on Jan. More...

Opinions & Letters

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Midwest Memo

It was snowing Saturday afternoon when I put my “open house” sign out on the sidewalk in front of the building on Superior Street.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Shutdown? Not really; spending is on autopilot

Guest Commentary

A new session of the Indiana General Assembly has just begun, and there’s not a news outlet in the state that hasn’t emphasized what a tight budget the state faces this year. More...

Faith

Change!

Lessons from the Heart

“Doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result.” While it may not be the legal or clinical definition of insanity, it is likely the definition you have heard the most. More...

Education

Honor roll students named for Carroll Schools

The honor roll for the first semester at Carroll High School has been announced by Principal Tiffany Myers. More...

Oracle wrestlers honored at Senior Night

The Oracles celebrated Senior Night at home last week against Rossville. More...

EDUCATION NEWS

The Fall 2018 Dean’s List for Ball State University, including out-of-state and international listings, recognizes undergraduates who earn at least a 3.5 grade-point average for 12 or more credits of graded course work during a semester or for More...

Special Sections

Plue new president of County Council

Carroll County Council members Paul Rider, Ethan Brown, Lawrence “Doc” Stauffer, Josh Plue, Tracy Martin and Tim Radcliff met Jan. 10 to reorganize the group in preparation for 2019 regular monthly meetings. More...

Republican Delphi City Council member files to run for Mayor

Current Delphi City Council member Dale Seward, has filed his candidacy for the Mayor’s position as a Republican in the May 7 Primary Election. Seward is currently completing his first term as a City Council member.  More...

Community

Red Cross issues emergency call for blood donors

A donation shortfall over the winter holidays is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an emergency call for blood and platelet donors to give now to prevent a blood shortage from continuing throughout winter and affecting patient care.  More...

Professional Briefs

DELPHI AMERICAN LEGION POST 75 has added a new feature to its organization. The Post opened a kitchen to serve daily specials and menu items as of Jan. 9. The Post will be open for lunch every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 11 a.m.  More...

Announcements

The 2109 PROM FASHION SHOW is scheduled for Jan. 20 at 3 p.m. at the Delphi Community High School. If the event is canceled due to expected inclement weather, the fashion show will be rescheduled to Sunday, Feb. 3, at 3 p.m. More...

Sports

Cougars drop road game to Gophers

Carroll (4-5, 0-3) fell at Clinton Prairie (8-4, 2-1) 56 to 42.  More...

Delphi at Harrison

Delphi’s varsity swimmers competed at Harrison last Thursday. Clockwise, Maddie Adams is seen competing in the 100-yard backstroke. Grace O’Neil is posed ready for the start of the 100-yard freestyle. More...

Lady Cougars drop contests against Western, Clinton Prairie

In a season that has been littered with big losses, the Lady Cougars looked to add some positivity to a season that has registered 17 losses. 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...

Obituaries

Harry D. Lucas, Jr.

Harry D. “Junior” Lucas, Jr., 76, of Flora, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, in the Emergency Room at St. Elizabeth East Hospital, Lafayette.  More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

Recent filings   Industrial Federal Credit Union filed a complaint against David Wills.  Industrial Federal Credit Union filed a complaint against Debra Metz. More...

Liens

Information shown is obtained from public records available in the Carroll County Recorder’s Office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi.  The following had liens placed on them from Landings Homeowner’s Association: Jeffrey 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...