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Lions Club Asking for Help to Clean Up TPA Park

The Frankfort Lions Club is asking for anyone in the community with no “green thumb” required to come out and join Lions Club members to help with cleaning up at TPA Park. Interested individuals can join the Lions Club on Saturday, June 10, from 9 a.m. to noon for a celebration of service by helping…

City-County Leadership Summit Draws Over 50 Individuals to Discuss Housing Issue

The seventh City-County Leadership Summit was held Wednesday at Arborwood and focused on housing issues with various speakers and topics. Mayor Chris McBarnes said over 50 community leaders, private sector leaders, elected officials, city officials and county officials all met for the Summit, which featured topics on blight elimination, housing remediation, market rate housing development,…

YMCA Bike Ride Scheduled for Saturday Cancelled

The Clinton County YMCA has announced that its bike ride event scheduled for Saturday has been cancelled because they didn’t get the minimum number of participants. So, it has been cancelled for this year. There is also a Maish Road Re-Opening Block Party scheduled for that afternoon with Healthy Communities beginning at 12:30 p.m. at…

Ivy Tech Chancellor Elected to National Workforce Education Board

Ivy Tech Community College Lafayette and Kokomo Chancellor Dr. David Bathe has been elected to the board of the National Council for Workforce Education (NCWE). As an affiliate council of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), NCWE provides a national forum for administrators and faculty in workforce education and basic skills. Dr. Bathe will…

Wabash National Earns Fifth Consecutive ISO Registration

Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC), a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems, recently received re-certification of the ISO 14001:2004 registration for its Lafayette, Indiana, operations. The ISO 14001:2004 standard, published by the International Organization for Standardization, is an international reference for environmental management requirements. The company’s Lafayette operations…