Ivy Tech Chancellor Appointed to National Board

Ivy Tech Community College Lafayette Chancellor Dr. David Bathe has been appointed Vice President of Finance for the National Council for Workforce Education (NCWE). As an affiliate council of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), NCWE provides a national forum for administrators and faculty in workforce education and basic skills. Dr. Bathe joined the…

Airports in Indiana Secure FAA Grants

Inside INdiana Business is reporting seven Hoosier airports and the Indiana Department of Transportation have received support for projects from the Federal Aviation Administration. Funding through the Airport Improvement Program will be used for infrastructure work including runways, terminals and firefighting and snow removal equipment. Nearly $660 million was distributed throughout the country in the most…

Fourth Annual “Hoop-A-Thon” A Success

On Saturday, July 14th, 2018 the 4th Annual Pack a Bag Hoop-a-Thon and Motorcycle Ride (1st Annual) took place at the Clinton County Boys and Girls Club. This years event saw the largest turnout ever for the 3 on 3 basketball portion with a total of 14 teams. Those teams consisted of several local teams…

USB Hears Solar Park Site Presentation From IMPA

The Utility Service Board on Monday night heard a presentation from the Indiana Municipal Power Agency (IMPA) regarding a proposed solar park site in Frankfort. “They’ve approached us about putting a solar panel farm on the ground that is associated with the water treatment plant and the well fields,” said USB Chairman Mike Kelley. “It…

Fishers Man Arrested on Drug Charges

A man is under arrest Monday night after being accused of stealing several vials of Fentanyl while employed a a Paramedic. May 30, 2018 the Indiana State Police were requested to investigate the allegations of theft from the Greenwood City Fire Department. It was determined this crime potentially spanned several jurisdictions which led local authorities…

Indiana College Graduation Rates Reach All-Time High

According the 2018 College Completion Report released by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education today, more Hoosier students are graduating college than ever. In addition, on-time college completion rates are improving across all four and two-year public campuses statewide, and extended graduation rates are increasing at most Indiana public campuses. “It is encouraging to see Indiana’s significant…

Healthy Communities Having Trail Walk at Camp Cullom

Healthy Communities of Clinton County Coalition invites you to enjoy a nature trail walk at Camp Cullom on Saturday July 28, beginning at 8 a.m. This easy one mile walk will be led by local naturalist Jeff Swackhammer. Walkers will meet at the Camp Cullom lodge. Getting your daily steps in could lead to better…

Student Enrollment for Jobs for Life Classes Set

The Jobs for Life Initiative is now accepting applications for Jobs for Life students.  The Jobs for Life class, sponsored by area churches and local businesses, is a faith based program that equips men and women to find employment by learning the necessary skills required for employment such as completing a vocational plan, meeting with…

‘Wild Places’ Photography Exhibit Coming to Library

Photographers Richard Hammer, Dan Dombek, and Jim Dombek will exhibit selected works in the Anna & Harlan Hubbard Gallery in the Frankfort Community Public Library during August. Their exhibit, “Wild Places,” will showcase colorful landscapes as well as wildlife and macro photography. The public is invited to a reception with the artists, hosted by the…