TPA Park Filled With Summertime Activities

Anyone in Frankfort looking for some summertime fun only has to look as far as TPA Park to find a variety of activities for the young and young-at-heart. Located between the playground and the pool, the petting zoo is open seven days a week from 12:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. when visitors can interact with…

Kirk’s Crossing Grand Marshall Guest on Tuesday Partyline Show

The Tuesday Partyline Show on WILO-AM 1570 and WILO-FM 96.9 featured Katherine Stowers King, who is the oldest living Kirklin resident still living in Kirklin. She will be the Grand Marshall in the Kirk’s Crossing Parade held this week in Kirklin. Her good friend Wanda Kercheval brought her to the station for the interview. She…

Indiana University Health Arnett Hospital Level III Trauma Center Receives Recertification

The trauma center at Indiana University Health Arnett Hospital has been verified as a Level III Trauma Center by the Verification Review Committee (VRC), an ad hoc committee of the Committee on Trauma (COT) of the American College of Surgeons (ACS). This achievement recognizes the trauma center’s dedication to providing optimal care for injured patients.…

State Partners With Rolls-Royce and Purdue to Launch Nation’s Most Advanced Turbine Lab

Governor Eric J. Holcomb joined leaders from Rolls-Royce and Purdue University Monday at the Paris International Air Show, where they announced a new partnership to advance research and development for next-generation gas turbine technology in Indiana. “Here on the world stage of the Paris Air Show, Indiana’s leadership in the global aerospace industry is clear,”…

Ivy Tech Names Bathe Chancellor of Lafayette Campus

Ivy Tech Community College has named Dr. David Bathe to serve as chancellor of the Lafayette campus as part of the college’s organizational restructure announcement.  The new structure, announced on Tuesday, will better align with community needs at the campus level and empower campuses to be responsive and nimble in meeting local needs. Prior to…

Carroll County Anthropology Dig Seeks Information On Early Pioneer Life

The University of Indianapolis (UIndy) Department of Anthropology began its 8-week summer archaeological field school in Carroll County on June 5th. About a dozen students and faculty from the University will be investigating early pioneer life in Carroll County through June and July, focusing their efforts on the excavation of the Baum’s Landing site. Daniel…

Flora Man Dies From Injuries in Wildcat Creek Incident

Frank Smith, 40, of Flora died Saturday morning from injuries he sustained in an incident on the Wildcat Creek on Friday night. Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating a near drowning incident that took place in the area of 485 S and SR 75 Friday evening. At approximately 8:40 p.m., first responders were dispatched to the…

Juvenile Airlifted Following ATV Accident

Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating an ATV accident that occurred in the 300 block West on Covered Bridge Road, Attica Shortly before 4 p.m. Sunday, first responders were dispatched to the area for an ATV accident involving three juveniles. The three girls were operating a Polaris Ranger on private property at the time of the…

Rossville Loses Bid for Class A Baseball Title

One bad inning proved to be the undoing of Rossville in the Class A state baseball championship game at Victory Field in Indianapolis on Saturday. Lanesville broke a scoreless tie with a five-run fifth inning en route to a 5-1 victory over the Hornets, who finished the year at 24-9. The Lanesville rally started with…

Community Events

The following is a list of community events going on in Frankfort and all of Clinton County:   VOLUNTEER MUSEUM WORK HOURS HAVE CHANGED AT THE CLINTON COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM ON THE SECOND FLOOR OF OLD STONEY. THE FRANKFORT LIONS CLUB TEAM OF VOLUNTEERS IS HELPING PUT THE MUSEUM BACK TOGETHER AND WILL BE WORKING…

Fireworks Video From Dad’s Demo Day

1st Class Fireworks held a fundraiser for Coach Kids and raised nearly $200.00 Friday night.  The entire show was electronically fused and lasted about 40 minutes. A video of the event by Erick Dircks is available below. Paul and Robin Schutte own and operate 1st Class Fireworks. Marcos Pizza delivered free pizza to the crowd…