2017 Could Be Record Year for Indiana

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that Indiana Secretary of Commerce Jim Schellinger says, if economic development continues at its current rate, 2017 “could be the best year in IEDC’s history.” The Indiana Economic Development Corp. says, so far in 2017, the state has secured 164 commitments from companies to locate or grow in Indiana. The organization…

Do I Have to Stop for that School Bus?

In Indiana late July and early August brings hot weather, the State Fair and also the start of a new school year. Every school year the Indiana State Police receives numerous complaints about school bus stop arm violations from school corporations around the state. The Indiana Department of Education surveys school corporations annually for stop…

Hot Dog Festival Entertainment Wide and Varied

The following is the entertainment lineup for this weekend’s Hot Dog Festival in downtown Frankfort. FRIDAY 11 a.m. Variety Show by Clinton County Youth Theater – Main Stage (11:15-noon) 2:30 p.m. Frankfort’s Got Talent Show Competition – top two in each age category(Pre-K; Elementary, Middle School, High School & Adult) move on 5:30 p.m. Flannel…

Two People Injured in Crash on State Road 39 North

Two people were injured in a one-vehicle crash early Thursday morning on State Road 39 North just south of County Road 200 North. Dakota Carroll, 19, of Frankfort was the driver of 2002 Dodge that was north bound on State Road 39. For an unknown reason, the vehicle went off the east side of the…

College Completion Report Show More Hoosier Students Graduating on Time

More Hoosier students are earning degrees and graduating on time, according to the 2017 College Completion Report released today by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education. Over the past five years, on-time graduation rates have increased by more than 11 percentage points at the state’s public colleges, and the completion gap between minority students and…