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State Police Investigating Death in Burnettsville

Around 8:30 p.m. Monday, the White County Sheriff’s Department requested assistance from the Indiana State Police at the Lafayette Post to investigate a death of a male subject found deceased behind a residence at 1631 North 1400 East Burnettsville, IN. Upon arrival, investigators found the body on top of what appeared to be a burn…

Ivy Tech to Hold Public Hearing on Tuition and Student Fees

Ivy Tech Community College will conduct a public hearing regarding the setting of tuition and student fees for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 academic years on Friday, May 19. The hearing will be at 9 a.m. EST in the William Morris Boardroom on the third floor of the North Meridian Center at Ivy Tech’s Downtown Indianapolis Campus,…

Statewide Silver Alert Cancelled After Lafayette Man Found

The Indiana Silver Alert issued Monday morning on Gary Brooks of Lafayette was cancelled as of 12:40 p.m. Monday as requested by the Lafayette Police Department. The Lafayette Police Department is investigating the disappearance of an adult from Lafayette. Lafayette is located approximately 63 miles north of Indianapolis. Gary Brooks is a 70 year old…

Travel Advisory for Clinton County Lifted Monday Morning

According to Clinton County Emergency Management Agency Director Darrell Sanders, the travel advisory for Clinton County will be lifted at 9:30 a.m. Monday. Clinton County Highway advised that all roads are back open but with some still having water in the area. The advisory had been in effect due to all the rain which fell…

Summer Concert and Movie Series Kicks Off May 28

A great mix of FREE movies and music will fill TPA Park this summer with the Parks Department’s 2017 Summer Nights  Concert and Movie Series kicking off Sunday, May 28 with the showing of the movie, Sing, beginning around dusk (9:00 p.m.).   The movie and concert schedule is as follows:   Sunday, May 28…

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…