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COVID-19 results in major postponements and changes

Governor Holcomb has been just one of many governors who has closed schools statewide for the rest of the year. In addition, Indiana's primary has been pushed back to June 2 because of COVID-19.

Jordan Ladd, editor

April 14, 2020

As DCSC and schools across the nation begin to transition into remote learning, or “eLearning,” many students are rightly upset about the cancellations of activities. Entire sports seasons have been wiped out, and for many seniors, what should have been their last weeks of school was robbed from...

Coronavirus affecting Spring Break plans

A COVID-19 molecule.

Elijah Hudson, Staff Writer

March 11, 2020

Fear over the coronavirus is growing as the virus keeps spreading. It is already present in at least 82 countries, and that number is growing. That figure begs the question: is it safe to travel? Spring break is coming up, with many people having plans to leave their community on vacation. With that vacation...

DCHS students showcased in 4th annual This I Believe event

DCHS This I Believe contest finalists pose for a picture at the Delphi Opera House. The event allowed students to share their voices and views.

Elyse Perry, staff writer

March 10, 2020

On Thursday, March 5, 2020, more than 200 members of the community gathered at the Delphi Opera House for the fourth annual This I Believe event. At the event, the sixteen This I Believe contest winners shared their essays.  In early February, every student in DCHS wrote a This I Believe essay. La...

Indiana Beach amusement park closed

Indiana Beach amusement park closed permanently on Feb. 19, 2020.

Elyse Perry, staff writer

March 4, 2020

As of Feb. 19, 2020, Apex Parks Group has announced that Indiana Beach Amusement Park in Monticello, Indiana will be closing after nearly a century. Apex Parks Group, the company that bought the park in 2015, stated that they will be shutting down four amusement parks throughout the country, includi...

DCMS to add soccer, baseball, softball teams to sports rosters

The 2019 DCHS baseball team gathers for a team huddle. Last year, the team won sectionals and hopes to achieve even more success with the addition of middle school feeder programs run by Varsity Coach Long.

Jordan Ladd, editor

February 19, 2020

Delphi Community Middle School will see three new sports added this spring and next fall. Approved by the School Board on Feb. 10, baseball, softball, and soccer will be new sports the middle school students have the opportunity to try out and enjoy.  "For me, it was a lot about just using commo...

Congressman Jim Baird visits Delphi’s Rotary Chapter

Congressman Jim Baird visits Delphi's Rotary Chapter

Nickolas Roberson, Columnist

February 5, 2020

On Jan. 21, 2020, Indiana’s 4th District Congressman Jim Baird conducted a visit to Delphi’s local Rotary chapter. The Congressman was elected on Nov. 6, 2018, and serves on the Committee on Science, Space and Technology, as well as the Committee on Agriculture. Before his political career, Jim Baird...

DCSC teachers attend Red for Ed protest in Indianapolis

Protester in Indianapolis walk to demand more funding for schools. Indiana is the lowest state in the nation for increase in teachers raises.

Jordan Ladd, editor

December 2, 2019

On Tuesday, Nov. 19, teachers from around the state of Indiana gathered to protest at the statehouse in Indianapolis for more funding for education. As Indiana State legislatures arrived to the statehouse for “Organizing Day” before the start of the 2020 legislative session, teachers and supporter...

Delphi Bracketology partners with ISC for webseries

Delphi Bracketology partners with ISC for webseries

Joe Perry, Editor

November 13, 2019

Delphi Bracketology has recently partnered with Indiana Sports Center (ISC) Sports Network to create a 10-episode internet television series. The series will be planned and filmed by Delphi’s Bracketology club, with ISC providing the studio, production, and platform on which to distribute the seri...

Overlooked World News

Elijah Hudson, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

Boerger and Bradshaw inducted into the Wall of Distinction

On left, Bradshaw, on right, Boerger

Elyse Perry, staff writer

October 9, 2019

This year, the Delphi Community Alumni Association inducted Dick Bradshaw and Amy Boerger into the Delphi Wall of Distinction. A reception was held on Sept. 30 to honor these two distinguished individuals. One of the inductees this year is Dick Bradshaw. Mr. Bradshaw has done so much for the Delp...