Subject of Wind Farms Resurfaces at Commissioners Meeting

After having been dormant for quite some time, the topic of wind farms surfaced again Monday morning at the Clinton County Commissioners meeting at the County Courthouse. “Wind is not going to go away in Clinton County,” said Commissioners Vice President Steve Woods. “This is a very contentious issue in Clinton County especially on the…

Housing Study Details Rental Housing Shortage in Kokomo

A housing study, conducted by Indianapolis-based Mitchell Market Analyst Inc, shows a need for new housing in Kokomo. The study looked at wide range of criteria in making its recommendations. The findings show a strong demand for both affordable and market-rate rental housing within the City of Kokomo. The study found: Average occupancy rate for…

Indiana State Police Arrest Driver Involved in Fatal Crash

Investigators from the Indiana State Police continue to look into the circumstances of the fatal crash that claimed the lives of Jeffrey Monroe and Edwin Jackson. Detectives have determined the driver of the Ford F-150 was using the alias Alex Cabrera Gonsales. His given name is Manuel Orrego-Savala and he a citizen of Guatemala by…

Youth Trout Tournament Set for March 17

Registration is open for area youngsters interested in the TPA Park’s March 17 Youth Trout Tournament featuring prizes and friendly competitions in four categories: children up to six years old, ages 7 – 12 years old, fly casting open to anyone up to 16 years old and those 13 – 16 years old. According to…

Two People Killed Along I-70 By Suspected Drunk Driver

The Indiana State Police have announced that the victims of Sunday morning’s fatal crash on I-70 have been identified by the Marion County Coroner’s Office. Their families have been notified. The driver of the 2018 Lincoln that had stopped on the side of the road was 54 year old Jeffrey Monroe of Avon Indiana. It…

Snow to Start Late Saturday Night and Continue Sunday

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Special Weather statement that includes Clinton County and all of north central Indiana. Snow will be starting this evening. Snow is expected to start late this evening and continue overnight. The snow may mix with or change to rain Sunday morning. 1 to 3 inches of…

Indiana State Announces Dean’s List for Fall Semester

Indiana State University has announced its dean’s list for the fall semester of 2017. To be eligible for the list, students must maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Area students making the dean’s list are Maci Batts-Ford and Madison Batts-Ford of Coalfax; Ezequiel Bautista, Daisy Magee, Kailyn…

Community Events

The following is a list of community events going on in Frankfort and all of Clinton County:   The Community Schools of Frankfort announces its Kindergarten Registration will be held on Tuesday, April 3. Three times will be offered throughout the day at your home school (Blue Ridge Primary or Suncrest Elementary). Morning session is…

High School Sports Schedules February 6-23

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 6 FRANKFORT — Boys’ basketball vs. Western Boone, 7 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Boys’ basketball at Taylor, 7:30 p.m.   WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7 FRANKFORT — Boys’ and girls’ swimming vs. Harrison and Central Catholic, 6 p.m. THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8 CLINTON CENTRAL — Boys’ basketball vs. Faith Christian, 7:30 p.m. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9 FRANKFORT…