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The Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held Thursday, November 22, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Frankfort Neighborhood Center, 259 S. Third St., Frankfort. To donate, call Keona Stidham at 765-242-7065, for home delivery, call Jim Day at 765-242-4842, to donate food, call Daisy Shoemaker at 765-242-5937, and to make contributions, make check…

High School Sports Schedule November 20 – December 1

Tuesday, November 20 FRANKFORT — Girls’ swimming vs. Eastern, 6 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Girls’ basketball vs. Seeger, 7:30 p.m.; Girls’ swimming at Eastern, 5:30 p.m. CLINTON PRAIRIE — Girls’ basketball at Rossville, 7:30 p.m. ROSSVILLE — Girls’ basketball vs. Clinton Prairie, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 21 FRANKFORT — Boys’ basketball at Clinton Prairie, 7:30…

Dial Phone This Morning For Savings: Bid For Bargains Saturday

This morning at 9:00 AM you can listen to WILO radio and bid by phone and save on items from popular local businesses. Arby’s Certificates, Angry Donkey Certificates, Hoop’s Restaurant, Red Barn Summer Theatre Passes,  New Refrigerator American Rental, a beautiful trailer from TC trailers, Charley’s Philly Steaks in Kokomo, Frankfort Bottle Gas Certificates, A…

Parkview Home Residents Wish List Issued

Parkview Home in Frankfort would like to request the public consider the residents of Parkview Home for Christmas gifts this year. Administrator Chris Overman has submitted a list of some items for both men and women that are needed at the facility. The following is the Parkview Home residents wish list: Total of 24 Men:…

State Police Investigating Overnight Shooting on I-65

Just after midnight Friday, police were called to the area of I-65 and Southport Road for reports of a possible shooting. The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police were the first on scene and turned the investigation over to state police after determining the crime occurred on the ramp from I-65 southbound to Southport Road. Preliminary investigation has…

Remote Broadcast Moving Partyline Rebroadcast Friday

Due to the remote broadcast from 5-7 p.m. Friday night from the Sock Hop event being held at the Boys and Girls Club, WILO-AM 1570 and WILO-FM 96.9 have announced that the Partyline rebroadcast will air at 7 p.m. Friday instead of its normal 5 p.m. time slot. The Partyline rebroadcast will resume being at…

Sierra Sentenced to Six Years for Crash That Killed Two Sisters

Alia Sierra was sentenced to six years total Thursday after she drove a car into a home and killed two sisters last year. The sentence will be two years in the Department of Corrections, two in Community Corrections and two on probation. Back in September, Sierra pleaded guilty to two counts of reckless homicide which…

Witham Health Services Celebrates Christmas Holiday

The Witham Health Services Volunteer Organization recently celebrated the Christmas Holiday with a pitch-in luncheon. Everyone enjoyed delicious food, fun conversation, plenty of laughter, door prizes and gifts. The Witham Health Services Volunteer Board Members also provided a brief update for 2018. The volunteers were thanked for their hard work and the gift of their…

Thursday Morning Crash Kills Goshen Woman

At approximately 9:23 a.m. Thursday, officers from the Indiana State Police and the Miami County Sheriff’s Department responded to a single vehicle crash on U.S. 31 south of Sease Drive, which killed a Goshen woman. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Dustin Rutledge revealed that Rebecca Easton, 60, Goshen was driving a 2005 Chevrolet Equinox southbound on…