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Carroll moves away from integrated math for grades K-8

New math curriculum for grades kindergarten through eighth grade was adopted by the Carroll School Board at its May 8 meeting. This followed a lengthy discussion at the work session that preceded the regular meeting.  More...

Local News

Registration deadline nears for Little Miss & Mister Contest

Registration deadline for the 40th Annual Little Miss and the 22nd Annual Little Mister Contest is June 1.  The contest will be held July 15 at 7 p.m. in the show arena at the Carroll County 4- H Fairgrounds in Flora.  More...

Camden

The Camden food pantry will be open Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m. at the First Baptist Church.  A potluck meal will be served Sunday immediately following Sunday School at the Camden First Baptist Church.   More...

Washington Twp.

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church will have Tuesday morning Bible study at 9 a.m. beginning with Jonah. All are welcome.  Plans are underway for Vacation Bible School by Deer Creek Presbyterian. Faith Lutheran and Center United Methodist churches. More...

Opinions & Letters

Where’s the con?

Midwest Memo

When I was a newbie in the real estate business, I somehow latched onto a retired second-string sports celebrity as a client. That’s what he represented himself as, and what I convinced myself of - anyway.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Bill Cosby: The day comedy died

Commentary

You’ve already heard from Don McLean about “the day the music died.” Call this the day the laughter died.  More...

Faith

Church: A place to call home

Lessons from the Heart

While sitting at my desk, over the last week, I have watched some robins building their nest on a windowsill. The work birdship that goes into a nest is amazing. They spend hours carefully gathering just the right size sticks, grass and strings. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

Ivy Tech Community College Kokomo Service Area celebrated its 2018 commencement Friday, May 11, in the Kokomo Event & Conference Center as the College conferred 886 degrees and certificates on 578 recipients.  More...

CTE award recipients

Jim Stradling, left, director of Indian Trails, a 10-school corporation career cooperative, recognized Delphi teachers with Career and Technical Education awards at Monday night’s school board meeting. More...

Public Records

Superior Court

- Judge Kurtis Fouts

New filings are from public records available in the Carroll County Clerk’s office on the second floor of the courthouse, Delphi. More...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from the county GIS database which is based on sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County Assessor’s Office. 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...

CAFO public forum scheduled

Carroll County Commissioners will hold a public forum to allow community members to weigh in on increased or decreased restrictions for Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs), also known as industrial farming operations. More...

DCSC board nixes Camden discussion

The Delphi Community School Corporation (DCSC) Board of School Trustees met in a special work session April 30 to discuss a funding loss for the Pre-Kindergarten Program. More...

Election Board to certify election results

Late campaign finance report on the agenda

The Carroll County Election Board will meet in formal session Friday, May 18 at 1 p.m. in the Clerk’s Office on the second floor of the courthouse. More...

Community

Delphi Alumni Wall of Distinction winner

The Delphi Oracle Alumni Association is proud to announce Bonnie Maxwell as their 2018 “Wall of Distinction” winner. Maxwell was raised in Madison Township and graduated from New Hope and Delphi High schools. More...

Community Thank You

Thanks community!   More...

Wise 50th anniversary

Fred and Linda Wise of Delphi will be married 50 years on Friday.  Wise and the former Linda Welk were married May 18, 1968, at the home of the bride. More...

Sports

Lady Oracles record 6 straight wins before falling to Winamac

Delphi softball continued to rack up wins last week when the Oracles gained wins over Frankfort and North White before being tripped up by Winamac to end the week’s slate of games.  More...

Set CJHS record

Carroll Junior High track team wrapped up the 2018 season with the 1600- meter relay team breaking the school track record and setting a new record high at 4 minutes 10 seconds. More...

Delphi baseball manhandles competition

Oracle baseball handled last week’s slate of games with ease. They hosted North White followed by a double header on Saturday against Eminence. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

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

Obituaries

Patricia A. Merrell

Patricia A. Merrell, 72, of Fishers, passed away on Sunday, May 13, 2018, at Community Hospital North in Fishers.   Patricia was born on Jan. 19, 1946, in Lafayette, to the late Hilda G. (Fisher) and Ralph O. Wagner. More...

Madonna Burton

Madonna Burton, 85, of Flora, passed away Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at South Bay Hospital in Sun City Center, Fla., surrounded by loving friends and family.  She was born June 30, 1932, in Frankfort, to Reid and Lena (Pullen) Burns. More...

Betty L. Edging

Betty L. Edging, 85, of Camden passed away at 11:33 p.m. Thursday, May 10, 2018, at Miller’s Merry Manor, Logansport.  More...

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