2018 Clinton County Scholarship Recipients Announced

The Clinton County Community Foundation has awarded 72 scholarships and renewals from 22 funds to Clinton County students with an approximate value of $275,900, including the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. The students were recognized at a Scholarship Reception held on May 31 at Arborwood in Frankfort, Ind.  Parents, donors, educators, community volunteers and leaders also…

Mixed Drug Intoxication Contributed to Fatal Accident

Howard County Coroner Dr. Steven Seele has released the results and cause of death from the fatal accident that occurred on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at approximately 10:04 a.m. The Howard County Sheriff’s Department responded to a two-vehicle accident involving a semi-tractor trailer on State Road 35 just east of 400 East. The scene investigation…

State Road 47 Over I-65 Will Close Monday in Boone County

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) alerts motorists of the closing of State Road 47 over I-65 in Boone County on or after Monday, June 11. This closure will last through the end of September and is for the deck replacement on the bridge. The detour will utilize U.S. 52 to S.R. 32 to S.R. 39.…

Indiana Schools Report Progress in Digital Learning Environments and Cybersecurity Needs According to Tech Plan Survey

According to survey results released Thursday by the Indiana Department of Education (IDOE), significant progress is being made in creating digital learning environments and providing schools with greater cybersecurity. In total, 80 percent of Indiana school districts now have initiatives aimed at providing a computing device for each student with more than half of those…

Prairie Had Nine Students Who Were Mid-Term Graduates

In addition to its graduates on May 26, Clinton Prairie High School had nine additional students who graduated mid-term and were omitted from the list that we received. Those students who graduated at mid-term were: Stacia Boller, Corrina Nicole Brewer, Haley Nicole Cornell, Cynthia Angel Corwin, Brody Alexander Fossnock, Ashley Renee Oligney, Isabelle Margaret Peterson,…

COACH Kids Mentor Orientation and Training Saturday

COACH Kids is having Mentor Orientation and Training on Saturday, June 9, from 10-11:30 a.m. at their office located at 554 W. Walnut St. This is a no pressure opportunity to find out how you can change a kid’s life in as little as 30 minutes a week at school or four hours a month…

Business Growth: Mitigating Political Risk

The political climate of today is caustic, to say the least. It used to be fairly straight forward; political risk related more to the toppling of foreign governments or someone seizing control in a faraway country. Not so much anymore. From videos on local street corners and their immediate impact in the media, to cybercrimes,…

June Film Events Coming to Frankfort Library

The Frankfort Community Public Library announces June Film Events. Audiences may enjoy classic films, award-winning musicals, and new releases throughout the month at several free programs. Summertime Classic Theatre, featuring Bringing Up Baby, will be held in Skanta Theatre on Saturday, June 23 at 1:00 p.m.  Bringing up Baby (1938), which is not rated, was…