Russ Kaspar

Prairie Grass Observatory Takes Delivery of New Dome

Camp Cullom’s Prairie Grass Observatory just took delivery of a new dome for its 7″ Meade Refracting Telescope.  The $23,000 Dome will be assembled by volunteers in the next several weeks. Camp Cullom expects the telescope to be installed in the new dome by winter. The SkyShed Pod Max 12.5 foot dome will have an…

Carroll Elliott 1929-2017

Carroll L. Elliott by Goodwin Funeral Home • October 3, 2017 Carroll L. Elliott, 88, of Frankfort, died at 9:25 p.m. October 2, 2017 at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette, Ind. Born March 28, 1929 in Frankfort, Ind. to Carl L. & Lucille (Kaser) Elliott. He married Janice N. VanTyle on October 18, 1953 in…

28th Senior Fair “Best Ever”

The 28th Annual Senior Fair Presented by Encompass Credit Union, Trilogy Health Services and WILO/Clinton County Daily News.com enjoyed one of its largest crowds ever according to several comments and menu items close to empty serving trays. Pictures by Erick Dircks: CLICK HERE The Community Life Center at the First Church of the Nazarene provided…

Sheridan vs. Tipton Football Match-up Friday On Shine 99 TV

The 5-1 Sheridan Blackhawks travel to the 6-0 Tipton Blue Devils Friday Night September 29th.  Shine 99 TV will broadcast the game LIVE. Kick off is at 7:30 and pre-game with Johnathan Mathis starts coverage on Shine 99 TV at 7:20. You can watch the game on Shine 99 TV at www.shine99tv.com.  The game will…

Watch Grandma’s Cook-Off Saturday on WILO TV

Come to Grandma’s Cook-Off at Genda Funeral Home at 608 North Main Street in Frankfort Saturday September 23rd if you can but if you can’t make it, you can watch the action LIVE on WILO TV. Dennis Bergendorf and Russ Kaspar host the fun on WILO TV while WILO’s Ken Hartman judges with the Main…

Rock-a-palooza In The Park Gave Away 900 Prizes: VIDEOS

45 Days Ago Pam Toney had an idea. The idea turned into reality Sunday at TPA park. Have volunteers paint some beautiful rocks, mark certain rocks as winners and hide them like Easter Eggs in the Park.  Winning Rock finders receive Prizes from Area Businesses. Serve cotton candy, hot dogs, Frito Lay Chips and Snow…

Telescopes, Stars and Planets Tonight

Camp Cullom’s Prairie Grass Observatory will be holding a free Open House tonight starting at 8:00 PM. Prairie Grass Observatory Volunteers will be on hand to show you spectacular sights such as -Saturn (see what just “swallowed” Cassini Probe) -Star Cloud in Scutum -Ring Nebula (an exploding star) -Double cluster in Perseus -Milky Way -Swan…

Cook-Off In Clinton County Will Attract Cooks, Chefs and Recipes

Genda Funeral Home is calling out for your best kitchen creations.  Genda Funeral Home is holding its 10th annual “Grandma’s Cook Off” Saturday September 23rd at the Genda Funeral Home. $1,200.00 will be awarded by community judges at this gastronomical adventure for the pallet. The four judged categories each receive a $300.00 prize: Main dish…

Clinton County Co-Ed Cross Country Track Meet:Video

Clinton County runners ran the course at the Boys and Girls Cross County meet at Frankfort Saturday. Results are listed below under video, thanks to Frankfort Hot Dog Athletic Site. (http://hotdogsathletics.com) Erick Dircks posted a great video of the event.   Frankfort Wins Boys, Clinton Prairie Wins Girls: Boys Team Results–1st Frankfort 30, 2nd Clinton…