Harshman Wins Miss Clinton County & 4-H Queen Pageant

Nina Harshman of Frankfort made the most of her first appearance in the Miss Clinton County and 4-H Fair Queen Pageant Saturday night in the Community 4-H Building at the Clinton County Fairgrounds. Harshman was crowned as the queen for this year’s Clinton County & 4-H Fair from a field of nine contestants. She was…

Traffic Stop Nets Almost One Pound of Marijuana

At approximately 7:40 p.m. Friday on SR 25 near CR 500 East (that is about three miles north of I-65/175 entrance ramp), a trooper stopped a vehicle for speeding. In the subsequent investigation almost one pound of marijuana was discovered inside the vehicle. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Michael Risley has revealed that he was stationary checking…

State Police Say Body Found is That of Missing Female

The Indiana State Police out of the Lafayette Post have found the body of a female that has been tentatively identified as Terri Ann Bell, 43 of Veedersburg. Preliminary investigation has revealed that her body was found Friday afternoon at about 4 p.m.in rural Fountain County near the town of Veedersburg. Family has been notified.…

Community Events

The second show of the Red Barn Summer Theatre will be “Lost in Yonkers” on June 27 through July 1 and July 5-8; and “Tarzan, The Musical” on July 12-15 and July 17-22. For more information, go to www.redbarntheatre.net or call 765-659-1657.   The Clinton County Family YMCA, Frankfort Parks Department and the Frankfort Center Township…

Fair Parade Has Theme — Open to All

Clinton County & 4-H Fair Parade organizer Nancy Elsea has announced the theme for this year’s parade. The theme is: “Summertime Fun”. Elsea is receiving inquiries from first time parade participants. She says there is no entry form to fill out.  Just prepare your entry; be in the area between the Frankfort Public Library and…

E-Commerce Ruling Generates Lots of Reaction

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court on taxing e-commerce is generating reaction throughout the state. In a 5-4 decision, the high court has opened the door for online retailers to charge consumers sales tax, even if the business is based in a different state than the buyer. Both…

Flood Warning Issued for Clinton County Until 5:45 p.m

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a flood warning for Carroll County in North Central Indiana, Clinton County in Central Indiana and Howard County in Central Indiana until 5:45 p.m. Thursday. At 2:49 p.m., Doppler Radar indicated heavy rain that will cause flooding. Up to 2.5 inches of rain has fallen since Thursday…