Mayor Issues Statement on Las Vegas Tragedy

Monday morning, Frankfort Mayor Chris McBarnes penned the following letter in response to the horrific incident that took place Sunday night in Las Vegas: Community leaders, Our hearts and prayers go out to everyone at the outdoor country music festival last night and to the entire Las Vegas community in the aftermath of the deadliest…

Hoosier Universities Among ‘World’s Most Innovative’

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that Reuters has ranked two Indiana schools among the “World’s Most Innovative Universities.” The news service uses several metrics to determine the annual rankings, including patent volume, global patents and industry article citation impact. Indiana University ranks the highest in the state, moving up 10 spots to number 27. Purdue University improved…

IHSAA Holds Pairings for Football Playoffs

The Indiana High School Athletic Association held its pairings show for the IHSAA State Football Tournament on Sunday. The tourney begins with first round sectional play on Friday, Oct. 20. The following is the sectional pairings for teams from Clinton County. Class 4A Sectional 21 Friday, Oct. 20 Game 1 — Western at Yorktown Game…

Man Seriously Injured in Fight in Mulberry

At about 2:30 a.m. Sunday, Clinton County Central Dispatch received a 911 call from the Southfork Restaurant & Pub. It was reported a man struck another man. Clinton County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the scene, along with Clinton County EMS. Once on the scene, first responders found Carl Boldenow, 32, of Mulberry, on the ground…

Healthy Communities Hosts Car Seat Clinic at FHS

Several individuals, parents and families took advantage of the Healthy Communities of Clinton County Coalition’s Car Seat Clinic held Saturday afternoon in the parking lot at Frankfort Senior High School. Director of Operations for Healthy Communities Lorra Archibald said there were two main problems they encountered during the clinic. “One is expired car seats,” said…

High School Sports Schedule October 2-7

MONDAY, OCTOBER 2 CLINTON CENTRAL — GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL VS. INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF INDIANA, 7 P.M. ROSSVILLE — GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL AT TIPTON, 7 P.M. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3 FRANKFORT – GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL AT CRAWFORDSVILLE, 7 P.M. CLINTON CENTRAL — GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL AT PIONEER, 7 P.M. CLINTON PRAIRIE — GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL AT DELPHI, 7 P.M. ROSSVILLE — GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL…

High School Football Week 7 Results

Sagamore Conference Friday’s Games North Montgomery (2-5, 1-4) at Frankfort (0-7, 0-5), 7 p.m. Crawfordsville (0-7, 0-5) at Tri-West (2-5, 2-3), 7 p.m. Southmont (4-3, 3-2) at Lebanon (6-1, 4-1), 7 p.m. Western Boone (6-1, 5-0) at Danville (7-0, 5-0), 7 p.m. Week 7 Results Danville 67, Frankfort 0 Lebanon 63, Crawfordsville 14 Tri-West 59,…

I-80 Eastbound Express Lane Causing Traffic Issues

The current traffic configuration on I-80 eastbound is causing serious traffic issues resulting in drivers making dangerous lane changes. The area affected is the east bound I-80 Express Lane (or dedicated lane). This lane is the far left lane that begins at Kennedy Ave. This express lane does not have any exits prior to the northbound…

INDOT and State Parks to Partner on National Public Lands Day

National Public Lands Day is the nation’s largest single-day volunteer effort for public lands. As part of the INDOT Cares initiative, agency employees volunteered their time today to help maintain trails, paint structures, clean lakes and various other projects. “INDOT Cares brings our statewide team together to do what we can to make Indiana an…