Fair Parade Starts At 2PM Sunday

WILO TV and WILO AM/FM will broadcast the kick-off of the Clinton County Fair on Sunday afternoon with the Fair Parade beginning at 2PM. Cindy Loveless, Ken Hartman, Erick Dircks and Russ Kaspar will be there for you to see and remember the red carpet roll-out for the 2018 Clinton County and 4-H Fair. The…

TPA Park 4th of July Scrapbook

Once again the Frankfort JayCees put on a spectacular safe show at the TPA park in Frankfort on July 4th. The 2018 edition of the Fireworks started at about 10:10 with Mayor Chris McBarnes lighting the first shell, a large 8 incher.  The fire in the sky lasted about 23 minutes lit up by about…

Chip and Seal Operation Begins Wednesday on SR 29

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) will have lane closures on State Road 29 beginning Wednesday, July 11, weather permitting. S.R. 29 will be chip and sealed from U.S. 421 to State Road 26. Motorists are encouraged to seek an alternate route. Depending on weather conditions, crews will be on site from 7:00 a.m. to…

Portion of State Road 38 East Will be Closed Starting Monday

INDOT announces State Road 38 East between County Road 580 East & Scotland Road will close on or after Monday, July 9, for a bridge deck replacement nearly two miles west of U.S. 421 on the bridge over Sugar Creek. The roadway is scheduled to reopen on September 21. The official detour will utilize State Road 39…

Ivy Tech Program ‘Perfect Fit’ to Boost Women in Tech

A year after its launch, a program designed to connect more women with training for high-tech careers is continuing to grow. IvyWorks, which now includes 40 participants, provides paid internship opportunities, as well as financial support for tuition, books, fees and real-life needs like childcare and transportation costs. Ivy Tech Community College and the Indy…

Van Buren Town Marshal Arrested on Burglary Charge

Detectives from the Indiana State Police in Peru have arrested the Van Buren Town Marshal, 49-year-old Donald R. Bosley, following a complaint filed by a Van Buren resident earlier this afternoon. Preliminary investigation by Detective Josh Rozzi indicates that the victim in this case had prescription medication taken from his home at a point earlier…

Prairie Creek Park Design Starting To Crystallize

Landscape Architects Randell Ernstberger Associates, LLC are starting to “zero in” on the design for the new downtown Prairie Creek Park going in across from Nickle Plate Flats in downtown Frankfort. Principal Architect Cecil Penland, PLA and Landscape Architect Sami Bronowski gave a conceptual 3-D rendering presentation to the Frankfort Rotary Club Thursday at Arborwood.…

Carroll County Man Arrested For Setting A Woman On Fire

A Carroll County man is behind bars after police say he threw gas on a woman then set her on fire. The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office say they responded to a domestic disturbance call at a home in the small community of Burrows just before 10 p.m. Wednesday. Deputies say 44-year Robert Nethercutt threw gasoline on…