Food Finders Food Bank Receives Pet Food Donation

Food Finders Food Bank received a pet food donation of 820 bags of dog and cat food totaling 31,160 pounds today from PetSmart’s Buy a Bag, Give a Meal program. For every bag of pet food purchased from PetSmart until December 31, they will donate a meal to a pet in need. The families Food…

High School Sports Schedule November 14 – December 2

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14 FRANKFORT — Girls’ basketball vs. West Lafayette at Franciscan Health Hoops Classic at Harrison, 6 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Girls’ basketball at Carroll, 7:30 p.m. THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16 FRANKFORT — Girls’ basketball, Franciscan Health Hoops Classic at Harrison, TBA; Boys’ and girls’ swimming at McCutcheon, 6 p.m. ROSSVILLE — Wrestling at Caston,…

High School Football Regional Championship Results

Class A Friday’s Semi-State Games Monroe Central (12-1) at Pioneer (13-0) Eastern Greene (10-3) at Indianapolis Lutheran (11-2) Regional Results Pioneer 38, LaVille 0 Monroe Central 28, Southwood 21 Indianapolis Lutheran 50, Indianapolis Arlington 15 Eastern Greene 42, Fountain Central 19 Class 2A Friday’s Semi-State Games Woodlan (11-2) at Eastbrook (13-0) Southridge (11-2) at Indianapolis…

Kokomo Teen Killed in Miami County Crash

At approximately 9:56 p.m. Friday, officers from the Indiana State Police and the Miami County Sheriff’s Department responded to a two vehicle crash on U.S. 31 at Cassville Road, in which a Kokomo teen died. A preliminary crash investigation by Trooper A.J. Coffee revealed that William Stonestreet II, 18, Kokomo, was driving a 1996 Dodge…

Jobs for Life Program Has Fifth Graduating Class

The Jobs for Life program graduated four students Tuesday night who are now ready for the workforce.  This is the 5th class to graduate from this local program which is based at the First Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Frankfort as a Community Outreach endeavor.  The Jobs for Life program is a Clinton County Christ-centered initiative…

Mayor Releases Veterans Day Statement

Frankfort Mayor Chris McBarnes, who will deliver the Veterans Day address at the annual Veterans Day Program Saturday morning at Veterans Park, has released a statement concerning the holiday we celebrate tomorrow. “As we celebrate Veterans Day tomorrow, I ask you to join me in remembering the brave souls of our Armed Forces who are…

Ellis Jewelry In Lebanon Closing

The Lebanon location for Ellis Jewelry has been serving the Boone County area for 39 years.  The Lebanon location on the West side of the Boone County Square is closing. This decision will allow Ellis Jewelry to concentrate more on the Frankfort Store located on the North Side of the Frankfort Square. The Frankfort store…

Purdue Expanding After-School Veterinary Program

Inside INdiana Business is reporting the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine has announced a nationwide expansion of its after-school science program. The program, known as This is How We “Role,” targets elementary school students and seeks to diversify the veterinarian scientist workforce. The program will now be available at the Colorado State University College of…

Industrial Park Planned for Whitestown

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that two central Indiana developers are proposing a $113 million industrial park in Whitestown. According to documents filed with the town, the GreenParke development would take eight years to complete and could bring 980 full-time jobs to the area. The project includes six industrial buildings totaling more than two million…