Frankfort Firefighters Investigating Two Early Morning Blazes

The Frankfort Fire Department battled two separate blazes within minutes of each other during the early morning hours on Thursday. Around 2 a.m., firefighters were dispatched to 1357 E. Clinton st. in Frankfort. The structure was fully involved when firefighters arrived. The house was vacant and the fire remains under investigation. About 10 minutes after…

TPA Park to Have Movie at Dusk Friday Night

Frankfort Parks Superintendent Joel Tatum reminds residents to join the Parks Department at dusk Friday near Shelter #5 in TPA Park for a free showing of the movie ‘A Dog’s Purpose.’ Tatum wants to give a special thanks to NTK for sponsoring the movie. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy a great family-friendly…

Alleged Drunk Driver Hits ISP Vehicle on I-465

An alleged drunk driver crashed into an Indiana State Police Car early Thursday morning on I-465 near East Street on the south side. Around 2:30 a.m., Trooper Scott Probasco was dispatched to reports of metal debris in the roadway on I-465 eastbound at the 1.5 mile marker. While blocking two lanes with his emergency lights…

Frankfort Community Public Library Receives Digital Grant

The Frankfort Community Public Library (FCPL) has received a Library Services and Technology Act Digitization Grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), administered by the Indiana State Library, for $7,075.  With the funds received from this grant, FCPL will purchase new equipment to aid in slide digitization as well as hire a…

Stuff the Bus Tonight 5 PM – 7 PM

Kids are going back to school. Some of them will not quite have everything they need in the classroom. That’s where you come in. 5 Clinton County Schools will each bring a bus to collect your donated pens, pencils, paper, backpacks, sanitation items, dry erasers, anything you think might help.  If you want a list,…

Whitlock Officially Named New Prairie Superintendent

The Clinton Prairie School Corporation officially named Amanda Whitlock as the new superintendent of the district at a special meeting Tuesday night. Whitlock replaces Chris Sampson, who resigned last month to take an assistant superintendent position with the Perry Township School District in Indianapolis. Whitlock said being a superintendent has been a goal of hers.…

Clinton Prairie Class of 1977 Schedules 40th Class Reunion

The Clinton Prairie Class of 1977 is inviting everyone to attend their 40-year class reunion on Saturday, Oct. 7 beginning at 4 p.m. at the South Fork Restaurant and Pub, 105 S. Glick St., Mulberry. The class has reserved the banquet room (east of the bar area) of the South Fork Pub in Mulberry. This venue…