Community Events

The following is a list of community events going on in Frankfort and all of Clinton County:   Clinton County has applied for a grant to remove the collapsing Manson Elevator and grade the site. As the grant process is statewide and very competitive, we need some help from interested citizens! It is important to show local support…

Illinois Man Facing Multiple Charges After Fleeing Police

On Saturday, January 27, at approximately 10:15 a.m., Trooper Kim Zelnis responded to a call at a truck stop on State Road 10 in Demotte for a male being disorderly and leaving the store with unpaid merchandise. Zelnis was given a description of the male who was supposed to be also carrying a fuel container.Zelnis…

Subjects Charged With Several Felonies After Pursuit

At approximately 6:15 p.m. Saturday on SR 63 near CR 650 south, a trooper had stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation. As the trooper approached the vehicle, it took off with the trooper not far behind. Trooper Doug Feazell had stopped the maroon 2009 Pontiac G5 GT for a minor traffic violation.As Trooper Feazell approached…

ISP Arrests Warsaw Man on Armed Robbery Charges

On Friday, a three week long criminal investigation by Indiana State Police Detective Wendell Beachy and Warsaw Police Detective Jeff Ticknor led to the arrest of Christopher W. Roberts, 38, Warsaw. Roberts is incarcerated in the Wabash County Jail to face a felony charge for armed robbery. At a later date, he is expected to be extradited to face…

State Police Investigating Shooting of Walton Man

The Indiana State Police, at the request of the Cass County Sheriff’s Department, is investigating a police involved shooting in which a Walton, IN, man died. The preliminary investigation by Indiana State Police Detective Josh Maller revealed Saturday morning, at approximately 4 a.m., officers from the Cass County Sheriff’s Department responded to a 911 call at…

Mulberry Telecommunications Offering Four Scholarships

Mulberry Telecommunications is pleased to announce once again they will be offering four scholarships to area high school seniors. Seniors from the school districts of Clinton Prairie, Rossville, Harrison, Central Catholic and McCutcheon will be eligible for a $1,000 scholarship to be applied toward their further education. The scholarship is designed to be awarded to…

High School Sports Schedule January 29 – February 23

TUESDAY, JANUARY 30 FRANKFORT — Girls’ basketball vs. Maconaquah, Class 3A Sectional at Frankfort, 6 p.m.; Boys’ and girls’ swimming at Logansport, 6 p.m. ROSSVILLE — Girls’ basketball vs. Lafayette Central Catholic, Class 2A Sectional at Central Catholic, 7 p.m. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 31 CLINTON CENTRAL — Boys’ swimming vs. Western, 5:30 p.m. CLINTON PRAIRIE —…

School Safety Commission Holds Annual Meeting in Frankfort

The Clinton County School Safety Commission held its annual meeting Friday morning in the public meeting room of the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office in Frankfort. Approximately 45 individuals, including school representatives from all four county schools as well as first responders such as fire, EMS and law enforcement from Clinton County. Topics discussed including the…

One Injured in Tree Stand Fall in Fountain County

Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating a tree stand fall that occurred in rural Fountain County Friday afternoon.  At approximately 2 p.m., the Fountain-Warren County Regional Dispatch Center dispatched first responders to a wooded area northeast of Attica in response to a man with a leg injury. The preliminary investigation at the scene indicated Michael Newgent,…