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ISP Investigating Police Involved Shooting in Wabash County

The Indiana State Police, at the request of the Wabash County Sheriff’s Department, is investigating a police involved shooting in which a Kokomo, IN man died. The preliminary investigation by Indiana State Police Detective Josh Rozzi revealed that Wednesday, at approximately 4:20 p.m., officers from the Wabash County Sheriff’s Department and the Huntington County Sheriff’s…

Traffic Stop Nets Drugs, Guns and Three Arrests

Around 5:38 p.m. Thursday on I-65 northbound near the 184 mile marker, a trooper stopped a car for a minor traffic violation and ended up arresting three people on drug and weapons charges. Trooper Dexter Whitten was on the interstate on normal patrol when he witnessed a red 2003 Saab passenger vehicle commit a traffic…

White County Touting Year of Growth

The president of White County Economic Development Organization Inc. says “everything is on the move” in terms of business progress in the northwest Indiana county. White County farmers produce more popcorn than any other county in the state and Randy Mitchell says the county’s economy is also bolstered by a manufacturing presence that is tied…

Community Events

The following is a list of community events going on in Frankfort and all of Clinton County:   The Knights of Columbus will be having their Annual Fish Fry on each Friday of Lent to March 30 from 4:30-7 p.m. in the newly renovated Muller Hall at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Frankfort. The public is…

High School Sports Schedules February 20-23

  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20 CLINTON CENTRAL — Boys’ basketball vs. Elwood, 7:30 p.m. CLINTON PRAIRIE — Boys’ basketball at Fountain Central, 7:30 p.m. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23 FRANKFORT — Boys’ basketball at Logansport, 8 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Boys’ basketball vs. Frontier, 7:30 p.m. CLINTON PRAIRIE — Boys’ basketball vs. Western Boone, 7:30 p.m. ROSSVILLE — Boys’ basketball vs. West Lafayette, 7:30…

Public Encouraged to Attend Drug Conversation

United Way for Clinton County and Center Township of Clinton County are partnering together for a series of six conversations where the public can ask questions of local leaders and organizations.  These conversations will encourage the public to attend with the first one focusing on first responders and judicial leaders. The first conversation will focus…

State Trooper Escapes Serious Injury Following Crash

An Indiana State Trooper escaped serious injury following a crash on northbound I-465 near the Crawfordsville Road exit at 9:20 a.m. this morning. Just prior to the crash, Master Trooper Brian Snyder was waiting for a tow truck to impound a vehicle he had stopped earlier. Snyder was parked behind the vehicle on the right…

FHS Renovation Project Hits Some Unexpected Snags

Things had been rolling along really well on the financial side of the Frankfort High School renovation project until recently when workers came across some unexpected issues. “We did have some things that came up that we just had to address,” said Community Schools of Frankfort Superintendent Don DeWeese. “Some of that had to do…

Manufacturing Executive Says Indiana Has Population Problem

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that the president of the Indiana Manufacturers Association says, to fill the growing number of openings in Indiana’s manufacturing sector and beyond, the state needs to ramp up efforts to increase its population. “Our check engine light is on,” says Brian Burton, “and it’s blinking.” He says the association is…