Ken Hartman

NFHS Announce Football Rule Changes for 2019

In an effort to establish a more consistent time period between downs in high school football, the play clock will start at 40 seconds instead of 25 seconds in many cases beginning with the 2019 season. This change was one of seven rules revisions recommended by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS)…

Clinton County SWCD Annual Meeting and Dinner Scheduled

The Clinton County Soil & Water Conservation Districts’ Annual Dinner Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 beginning at 6 pm.  A complimentary catered dinner will be served by Shoup’s Country Foods. The event will be held at Arborwood, located at 100 North Park Dr. in Frankfort, Indiana. Dr. Jeffrey Dukes, Professor of…

Harry’s Music Down Under to Feature Mike Flowers

Harry’s Music Down Under returns on Thursday, March 14 at 6:30 PM with local artist Mike Flowers. The event will take place in Harry’s Coffee Bar, located in the Lower Level of the Frankfort Library. The event is free, but donations to the artist as appreciated. The coffee bar will be open. To those who…

‘Nothing but Knit’ Announced as First NBA All-Star Initiative

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that Pacers Sports & Entertainment and members of the 2021 NBA All-Star Local Organizing Committee board have announced the first community-wide initiative leading up to the 70th NBA All-Star Game that will take place at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on February 14, 2021. The program is called “Nothing but Knit” and calls…

IU Health Foundation Exceeds First-year Goal by 331%

In 2018 – its first full year – the Indiana University Health Foundation raised $19,070,185, which exceeded the philanthropic goal set by system and Foundation leadership by more than 300 percent. This includes commitments raised through the Foundation as well as government grant dollars raised on behalf of IU Health. As a result, a grants…

Illinois Woman Killed in Fountain County Crash

At approximately 9:40 a.m. Wednesday on I-74 eastbound near the seven mile marker (that is one mile west of exit 8/Covington exit), a vehicle fails to slow and runs under the rear of a semitrailer. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Nelson Davis has revealed that a gold 2011 Chevrolet Equinox driven by Lea Michelle Chapman, 25…

Boil Water Advisory Has Been Lifted in Frankfort

The Frankfort Water Works has announced Wednesday afternoon that the boil water advisory that was issued Tuesday has been lifted. The release from the department said contractor crews have completed their water main work activity and the water mains have been flushed and tested. Your tap water is now safe to use for drinking, making…

CSF Board of Education Approves Final Contract for DeWeese

The Community Schools of Frankfort approved the final contract for Superintendent Don DeWeese Tuesday night. The contract is for two-and-a-half years and expires on June 30, 2021. That is when DeWeese will step away from the position he has held for seven years. “This is going to be my last contract,” said DeWeese. “The board…

Commissioners Certificate Sale Set for April 10

Clinton County Treasurer Carol Bartley has announced that Clinton County will hold the annual Commissioners’ Certificate Sale on April 10, at 10 a.m. in the Commissioners meeting room of the Clinton County Courthouse. This sale allows the county to auction off properties currently held as a tax lien by the County. With the Commissioners’ approval,…

Six Indiana Towns to Host National Smithsonian Exhibit

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that Indiana Humanities says six Hoosier communities have been selected to host a Smithsonian-curated traveling exhibit called Crossroads: Change in Rural America. The exhibit, which will debut in September, is part of the Museum on Main Street program, a division of the Smithsonian that brings resources to rural communities. The exhibit seeks to…