Community Events

The following is a list of community events going on in Frankfort and all of Clinton County:   Clinton County has applied for a grant to remove the collapsing Manson Elevator and grade the site. As the grant process is statewide and very competitive, we need some help from interested citizens! It is important to…

No Trash Collection on MLK Holiday Monday

Since Monday, Martin Luther King Day is a City holiday, there will be no trash collected that day, with Frankfort Street Department crews doing a double pick up on Tuesday, January 16 for those living in the southwest and northwest quadrants of the City.   Trash may be picked up earlier than what it normally…

Frankfort Police Chief to Speak Before Hoosier Storytellers

Troy Bacon will speak on Jan. 27, from 2-4 p.m. in the Elizabeth O’Rear Skanta Theatre on the second level of the Frankfort Community Public Library as part of the Hoosier Storytellers series. Join us as Troy Bacon takes us around the world through stories of his travels, climbing, and the different cultures he has…

Library Looking for Literacy Program Volunteers

Would you like to make a powerful, positive change in someone’s life? Join the Family Literacy Program by becoming a volunteer tutor of an adult student. Share the literacy skills that you have with those who need it the most in our community. All you need to do is give one hour of your time…

Peru Man Dies in Two-Vehicle Crash on US 31

At approximately 4:58 a.m. Friday, officers from the Indiana State Police, the Peru Police Department, and the Miami County Sheriff’s Department responded to a two vehicle crash on U.S. 31 at Business 31, in which a Peru, IN man died. A preliminary crash investigation by Trooper Dustin Rutledge revealed that Celena Borders, 41, Seymour, IN was…

Community Events

The following is a list of community events going on in Frankfort and all of Clinton County:   The Frankfort Utility Billing Office will be closed Monday, January 15, in recognition of the Dr. Martin Luther King Holiday.   The VFW Post in Frankfort has announced the dates for bands and karaoke at the VFW.…

Key to Ivy Tech Strategic Plan is Workforce Alignment

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that Ivy Tech Community College President Sue Ellspermann says the key driver of the school’s new five-year strategic plan is alignment with the needs of the workforce — both present and future. Currently, Ivy Tech delivers 21,000 degrees and certifications per year. The new goal is 50,000 annually, designed to match…

Clinton County Under Travel Advisory

Clinton County Central Dispatch has announced that Clinton County EMA had advised them that Clinton County is now under a Travel Advisory. There are no travel restrictions in place for the advisory. However, use extreme caution when on the roadways.