Russ Kaspar

Camp Cullom Observatory Open House Tonight

Prairie Grass Observatory at Camp Cullom is the best way in the area to see the Rings of Saturn tonight. There is no charge to enjoy one of the largest observatory facilities in the State of Indiana. Even though the sun sets at about 9:15 tonight, by 9:30 PM it will be dark enough to…

Jonson Fountain Rededication Set For 10:00 AM Saturday

Jonson Fountain is at its intended home now. The Fountain was was recently moved from TPA park and will be rededicated in a ceremony set for 10:00 AM Saturday June 24th.  The Ceremony will take place inside Old Stoney if it is raining. “Frankfort Legend” recipient Jim Siegfried led the charge in making the relocation of…

Clinton County Relay for Life Friday Evening At New Location

Relay for Life of Clinton County has a new location this year.  This Friday June 23rd, Relay for Life will gather at Veteran’s Park Gazebo in Downtown Frankfort on the Northwest corner of the Square. As of Wednesday Evening, the National Weather Service is showing LESS than 33% chance of rain, temps in the upper…

The Crossing Seeks Students To Start School July 31st

It is back to school for the Crossing in just over one month. The first day of school at the Crossing is Monday, July 31st.  Now is the time for students who might be interested in learning more about the Crossing School Experience to give school a call and check out the Crossing Option. Enrollment…

Carroll County Anthropology Dig Seeks Information On Early Pioneer Life

The University of Indianapolis (UIndy) Department of Anthropology began its 8-week summer archaeological field school in Carroll County on June 5th. About a dozen students and faculty from the University will be investigating early pioneer life in Carroll County through June and July, focusing their efforts on the excavation of the Baum’s Landing site. Daniel…

Rossville Loses Bid for Class A Baseball Title

One bad inning proved to be the undoing of Rossville in the Class A state baseball championship game at Victory Field in Indianapolis on Saturday. Lanesville broke a scoreless tie with a five-run fifth inning en route to a 5-1 victory over the Hornets, who finished the year at 24-9. The Lanesville rally started with…

Fireworks Video From Dad’s Demo Day

1st Class Fireworks held a fundraiser for Coach Kids and raised nearly $200.00 Friday night.  The entire show was electronically fused and lasted about 40 minutes. A video of the event by Erick Dircks is available below. Paul and Robin Schutte own and operate 1st Class Fireworks. Marcos Pizza delivered free pizza to the crowd…