Traffic Stop Leads to Five Arrests in Miami County

At approximately 6:23 a.m. Wednesday, a traffic stop by Indiana State Trooper Steven Glass led to the arrests of Michael Jones, 52, Jeffery Jones, 53, Sondra Stabler, 55, Candy Thomas, 57, all from Peru, and Steven Blue, 57, Warsaw. All five were incarcerated in the Miami County Jail. Michael Jones and Jeffery Jones face criminal…

Closings, Cancellations & Delays 5:45 a.m. Friday, Oct. 13

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Indiana Opts Into Public Safety Wireless Network

Inside INdiana Business is reporting Governor Eric Holcomb has announced Indiana will be the 25th state to opt into a nationwide public broadband network deployment plan. The FirstNet initiative allows AT&T to install infrastructure at no cost to the state, giving public safety workers and first responders access to high-speed, wireless communication infrastructure. Holcomb says…

Library to Hold Student Acrylics Class

Would your budding artist like to be a part of Friends Fine Art Exhibition and Sale? The Friends of the Frankfort Library and the Art Show Committee would like to give young artists an opportunity to learn about being a working artist, including displaying and selling their artwork. Their pieces will be displayed outside of…

CSF Board Approves 2018 Budget

The Community Schools of Frankfort Board of Education approved their 2018 budget Tuesday night “The board approved our budget numbers and our preliminary tax rates,” said Community Schools of Frankfort Superintendent Don DeWeese. “Those budget numbers are high and our rates are high.” The district adopted budget is $33,568,677 with $23,446,939 being in the general…

NCAA Commission to Target ‘Bad Actors’ in Basketball

Inside INdiana Business is reporting the Indianapolis-based NCAA has launched action it says will remove “bad actors” from college basketball. President Mark Emmert says the organization has created a Commission on College Basketball that will be chaired by Condoleezza Rice in an effort to break the “culture of silence” in the game that has enabled…

High School Football Continues on WILO, Shine TV

riday night marks the final night of the regular high school football season and WILO AM/FM and Shine 99 TV will be there for a pair of games. Don Stock and Karl Kercheval will be at Clinton Prairie as the Gophers try to get above the .500 mark with a victory against visiting Eastern. Game…

Phone System at Clinton Central Compromised

The Clinton Central School Corporation announced Wednesday afternoon they have received information that their phone system has been compromised. A report has been filed with the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office and the phone company has blocked the system to prevent further access. If you receive a call stating it has originated from the Clinton Central…

Tatum Terminated as Frankfort Parks Superintendent

The following is a statement from Mayor Chris McBarnes and Clerk-Treasurer Judy Sheets on financial variances at the Frankfort Parks Department and termination of Parks Superintendent Joel Tatum Financial variances have been brought to the attention of Frankfort City officials related to the operations of the Parks Department. As the chief executive officer and chief…