Community Events

A free Community Christmas Dinner will be held Christmas Day, December 25, from noon to 2 p.m. at the Paul Phillippe Resource Center on West Walnut Street. Carry out will begin at 10:30 a.m. To order, call Butch Pickering at 654-6101 or Melanie Morelock at 586-4928.   The Holiday Festival of Lights at TPA Park…

High School Sports Schedule December 18-January 5

Tuesday, December 18 FRANKFORT — Girls’ basketball vs. Danville, 7:30 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Boys’ basketball vs. Western Boone, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 19 FRANKFORT — Boys’ basketball vs. Northwestern, 7:30 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Girls’ basketball at Delphi, 6 p.m. ROSSVILLE — Wrestling vs. Lafayette Central Catholic, 6 p.m Friday, December 21 CLINTON PRAIRIE…

Richmond School Shooter Identified

The Wayne County Coroner, Ron Stevens, has authorized the Indiana State Police to confirm the descendants identity as previously released by the coroner’s office and the preliminary autopsy results. The deceased is Brandon Clegg, age 14 of Richmond, IN. The preliminary autopsy results indicate the manner of death was a single self- inflicted gunshot wound.…

Lafayette Central Catholic Varsity Beats Frankfort

Frankfort Varsity fell to Lafayette Central Catholic Friday night in a non conference game at Case Arena 54-33. Frankfort JV was too tough for Central Catholic The Hot Dogs held the Knights to only 5 points in the 3rd quarter lifting Frankfort to a 56-40 victory. For photos by Patty Keaton Parks of both games…

Night Out With Santa At The Park

By Tammy Klecz Danner What a great event had by all at the Night out with Santa. Santa his elves, Larry the Snowman and the Reindeer greeted over 200 children and their parents as they arrived at the Big Tent at the TPA Park. When arriving all were served Hot Chocolate, brownies, and chips before…

Electric Co-Op in Montgomery County Acquires Wintek Corp.

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that Tipmont REMC in Mongtomery County has announced the acquisition of Lafayette-based technology and fiber solutions provider Wintek Corp. The electric cooperative says the deal is part of its plan to offer fiber broadband service and it expects to announce the name of the service next spring. Wintek’s 22 employees will…

Clinton County Community Rises to The Farmers Bank’s Challenge Grant for the Clinton County Sheriff’s SWAT Fund

The Farmers Bank pledged to match up to $5,000.00 for all donations made to the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office SWAT Fund from the beginning of September through October 31.  The Clinton County community rises to the challenge and exceeds the $5,000.00 match goal with donations totaling $6,491.53.  The combination of the community donations and The…

Boone County Officials Seeking Help in Cold Case

The Boone County Sheriff’s Office continues to remain vigilant in our efforts to identify the remains of a female located off an interstate entrance ramp over 25 years ago. Recently the Sheriff’s Office, along with the Boone County Coroner’s Office, reached out to the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs) to see what new…