Developing Healthier Habits in Indiana’s Children

Many Hoosiers are heavy. Indiana has one of the nation’s highest rates of adult obesity, ranking 40th. A significant share of our children are also overweight or obese – Indiana’s rate of overweight and obese children is higher than that of all of our neighbor states. According to the latest research, one in three of…

Police Hosting Cops and Cones Event Saturday

Community members of all ages are invited to join Frankfort police officers at KJ’s Ice Cream Shop Saturday, June 9 at 2 p.m. for Cops and Cones. According to Police Chief Troy Bacon, the goal of this first-time event is for residents and officers to get to know each other in an informal, pressure-free environment.…

Partyline Program Headed to the Clinton County Fair

Clinton County Fair Council Chairman Jamie Blacker has announced an agreement between the fair council and Kaspar Broadcasting Company.  As part of the agreement, WILO Radio, 1570 AM and 96.9 FM, Frankfort, will broadcast its morning talk show, “Party Line”, each weekday morning during the county fair.  The live broadcast will also be available world-wide on…

Colton Crum Captures State Pole Vault Championship

Frankfort High School senior Colton Crum finally got what he had been wanting ever since his freshman year — a state championship. Crum, who had two second-place finishes and a third at state, captured that elusive state pole vault championship Saturday at Indiana University in Bloomington when he cleared 17 feet, 4 inches. With a…

Community Events

The Clinton County Chamber of Commerce announces that Thursday Thunder returns to downtown Frankfort on Thursday, June 7, with a Sock Hop and Cruise In at Veterans Park from 5:30-8 p.m. There will be music from the 50’s and 60’s by DJ Jay Large and contests galore.   The Mulberry Community Club is sponsoring a…

Frankfort Police Department Looking for Missing Person

The Frankfort Police Department is seeking your help in locating Samantha O’Brien.  Samantha is 15 years old and was last seen Friday, June 1, in Frankfort.  She was last seen wearing a maroon shirt and pajama pants.  If you have information on her whereabouts, contact Clinton County Central Dispatch at 654-4431.