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Activity Coordinator Position Open At Paul Phillippe

Paul Phillippe Resource Center is looking to replace long-time Activity Director Joan Wood. This activity coordinator position facilitates all activities at the Senior Center. This involves coordination, planning and marketing of all programs and travel at the Center. The ideal person to fill this position will be able to sit, stand, bend and reach for…

Clinton County Under Travel Advisory Until Further Notice

Clinton County Emergency Management Director Darrell Sanders has informed WILO that Clinton County is now under a travel advisory until further notice on Thursday. Sanders said roads are slick, especially bridges and overpasses. There are no restrictions. Motorists are advised to use caution.

Closings, Cancellations & Delays 8:15 a.m. November 15

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Clinton Central Fall Sports Banquet 2018

Clinton Central honors their Fall sportsmen/women with a large meal in a full gymnasium Wednesday evening. Awards and Letter Jackets were also awarded. Erick Dircks attended to capture photographs  For Facebook users click here to view  Non Facebook users view here 

City Council Looking at Ways to Lower Prairie Creek Park Cost

The Frankfort City Council got a fresh look at a slightly different Prairie Creek Park project Tuesday night. The council had a resolution on the agenda which amended the previously approved bonds and lease for Prairie Creek Park. But, Mayor Chris McBarnes said this was going to be an informational discussion with architects and financial…

Purdue Launches “Brain Gain” Initiative

Purdue University wants to make Indiana the country’s biggest “brain gain” state with a new initiative designed to bring Purdue grads back to Indiana companies. President Mitch Daniels says the pilot phase of the Purdue Brain Gain Initiative has piqued the interest of some 200 alumni, with a small number currently in the final interview process…

Tech Exec – Indy ‘Dodged a Bullet’ on HQ2

While a big name in the state’s technology community is praising the bid effort, he says the Indianapolis region “dodged a bullet” by not landing an Amazon.com Inc. (NYSE: AMZN) headquarters. Fishers-based ClearObject Inc. Chief Executive Officer John McDonald says Amazon’s $5 billion plans, which call for 50,000 additional jobs over 20 years, would’ve compounded existing transportation,…

‘Witham Society’ Angel Awards Presented to Four Individuals for Outstanding Community Service

Witham President/CEO, Dr. Raymond Ingham presented Andrea Micksch, EMT, Kasey Copeland, EMT, Jacob Pell, EMT and Mike Fleming, Paramedic Tuesday with the “Witham Society” Angel Award for outstanding community service in saving a man’s life on Monday October 22. The farmer was involved in a combine accident where both his legs had to be amputated…

AG Curtis Hill Files Lawsuit Against Opioid Giant Purdue Pharma

Attorney General Curtis Hill filed a lawsuit Wednesday against opioid manufacturer Purdue Pharma Inc., Purdue Pharma, L.P., and The Purdue Frederick Company (collectively “Purdue Pharma”). Purdue Pharma’s opioid products include the drug OxyContin. The lawsuit alleges that Purdue Pharma’s conduct in misrepresenting the risks and benefits of opioids played a key role in the opioid…

Clinton Central Announces ‘All A’s’ Honor Roll for 1Q

Clinton Central Junior-Senior High School has released its ‘All A’s’ honor roll for the first quarter. 7th Grade — Maxwell Adair, Nathan Bieghler, Neri Carreno, Jillian Crum, Lane Davis, Luke Davison, Amelia Harker, Catherine Harness, Michaela Jacobs, Calvin Jobe, Isabella Lecklitner, Espen McCarty, Macie McQuinn, Hailey Orem, Sara Parkison, Katherine Ransford, Erika Robbins, Kortney Surber,…