Ken Hartman

Twelve County Gems Honored at Historical Museum

Twelve individuals were named Clinton County Gems during a ceremony at the Clinton County Historical Museum Sunday afternoon. “I was so delighted to see such a large crowd of people,” said Museum Director Nancy Hart. “I was equally delighted to have so much of the museum prepared for that group of people. Everything went really,…

Frankfort Schools Will Be Open Monday Despite Storms

The Community Schools of Frankfort announced Sunday afternoon that all schools in the district will open for class on Monday and Tuesday of this week before the Thanksgiving Holiday break takes place on Wednesday. CSF Assistant Superintendent Joel McKinney said Frankfort High School did sustain some damage from the storms that hit the area Saturday.…

Frankfort Police Searching for Missing Teen

The Frankfort Police Department is asking for help in locating a missing juvenile Jalen Lane, age 17, last seen on November 14, wearing blue jeans and a Nike sweatshirt. He is believed to still be in the Frankfort area. If you have any information on his whereabouts, contact Clinton County Central Dispatch at 765-654-4431.

Community Events

The following is a list of community events going on in Frankfort and all of Clinton County:   The Frankfort Optimist Club’s Annual Christmas Tree Sale is being held from November 24 to December 10. Proceeds will support the Club’s projects for area youth. This year, Boy Scout Troop #311 will be assisting and will…

Storms Force Several Road Closures in Area

Clinton County Central Dispatch has announced the following streets and roads are closed due to high water following the storms that hit the area on Saturday: Freeman Street is closed from Krug Road to Prairie Avenue. County Road 800 North from County Road 100 East to County Road 200 East is closed. County Road 0…

City of Frankfort Announces Council Meeting Changes

The City of Frankfort has announced that the Common Council meetings scheduled for November 27, December 11 and December 25, each at 7 p.m., have all been cancelled. The Common Council will meet in open session of the December 5 and December 19. Both meetings will be held in the City Council Chambers at Old…

No Trash Collection Thanksgiving Day

Since it is a City holiday, there will be no trash collection on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23 for residents in the southeast quadrant of the city. While Friday, November 24 also is a City holiday, Street Department crews will do a double pick up that day for residents on the Thursday route and for…

Clinton County Under Severe Thunderstorm Watch

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 6 p.m. Saturday for a huge part of Indiana, including Clinton County. Besides Clinton, other affected counties included Bartholomew, Boone, Brown, Clark, Clay, Crawford, Daviess, Deaborn, Decatur, Delaware, Debois, Fayette, Floyd, Fountain, Franklin, Gibson, Greene, Hamilton, Hancock, Harrison, Hendricks, Henry, Jackson, Jefferson,…

High School Sports Schedule November 21 – December 2

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21 FRANKFORT — Wrestling at Carroll, 6 p.m.; Boys’ and girls’ swimming vs. Eastern, 6 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Girls’ basketball at Seeger, 7:30 p.m.; Girls’ swimming vs. Western, 5:30 p.m. CLINTON PRAIRIE — Girls’ basketball vs. Rossville, 7:30 p.m. ROSSVILLE — Girls’ basketball at Clinton Prairie, 7:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 22 FRANKFORT…