Russ Kaspar

Gus Grissom Exhibit Launched Today At Library

The Frankfort Community Public Library opened an exhibit Friday Evening celebrating the life of Virgil ‘Gus’ Grissom. Gus Grissom was a test pilot in the Air Force in the late 50s, early 60’s and eventually became the commander of the ill-fated Apollo 1 mission which exploded before leaving the launch pad. Gus is a Homegrown Hoosier…

EMA Has Free Sandbags

If you need sandbags to hold off the water,  Emergency Management Director Darrell Sanders informed Kaspar Media you can pick up Sand Bags at the EMA parking lot area.  EMA is located directly south of the Clinton County Fairgrounds north of Kelly Road in Frankfort. WILO and Shine 99 have announced this option several times…

Day of Prayer Observed In Clinton County

A National Day of Prayer was suggested by John Adams in 1775.  A gathering of community members used the shelter of Primera Iglesias Bautista Church on Clinton Street north of Old Stoney to pray for: First Responders Caregivers Leaders and Services Teachers and Students Community Relations Businesses City of Frankfort Faith and Ministry Community The…

East Side Drainage Project Proving Itself Again

The Eastside Drainage Project is working well.  Widespread  flooding is forcing road and school closures throuought the region but the Eastside Drainage project is doing an excellent job slowing and containing water on the East Side of Frankfort. Two retention ponds hold back the water south of the Frankfort High School near Burger King.  These…

Police Chief Troy Bacon Visits Partyline

Partyline features many community guests and community leaders.  Frankfort Police Chief Troy Bacon visits Partyline hosted by Vern Kaspar and Kevin Kieth to update listeners on the latest from Frankfort Police Department. Partyline can be heard 8:30 to 10:00 AM weekdays at 96.9 FM, 1570 AM or world-wide HERE

First 2017 Thursday Thunder Cancelled for Tonight

The first 2017 gathering of vintage automobiles around the Frankfort Square was set for tonight but rain and vintage automobiles do not play well together. Jason Wilhite at the Clinton County Chamber of Commerce announced that Thursday Thunder is cancelled for this evening. Thursday Thunder is scheduled for the first and third Thursdays of the…