Wheeler Announces His Intentions to Run for Mayor

Frankfort City Councilman Lewis Wheeler officially became the first person to announce his candidacy for the 2019 mayoral race in the City of Frankfort Friday evening. Approximately 20 to 25 individuals showed up to hear Wheeler’s announcement on the steps of Old Stoney. The mayoral position is officially open following the announcement by current two-term…

State Unemployment Stays Flat in April

Inside INdiana Businss is reporting Indiana’s unemployment rate stood at 3.2 percent for the third consecutive month. The Indiana Department of Workforce Development says the state lost 7,000 private sector jobs last month, however U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics figures show Indiana’s labor force increased by more than 11,600. The state’s labor force participation rate sits…

First Annual Spring Bazaar Saturday 9-5

Gerber Designs is teaming up with about 40 businesses to present the first annual Spring Bazaar this Saturday at the Clinton County 4-H building. The first annual event will be free and open to the public and will feature free mini-massages, food, free door prizes, free t-shirts from Gerber Designs, a Beef and Boards Dinner…

INDOT Hosting Public Meeting Tuesday in Whitestown

INDOT Public Information Meeting Proposed interchange modification at I-65 and SR 267 with proposed new interchange construction at I-65 and Boone County Road 550 South The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) is hosting a public meeting regarding a proposed interchange modification at I-65 and SR 267 with proposed new interchange construction at I-65 and Boone…

INDOT to Hold Meeting on Proposed SR 26 Road Rehab

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) will host a public information meeting regarding proposed S.R. 26 road rehabilitation from approximately Rossville to Russiaville (one half mile east of U.S. 421 to two miles west of Russiaville) in Clinton County. The purpose of road rehabilitation work is to enhance safety within the S.R. 26 corridor. Several…

AG Curtis Hill Lauds CVS Officials for Drug-Disposal Plans

Attorney General Curtis Hill Thursday joined CVS Health officials at a press conference to discuss the pharmacy company’s plans to create drug-disposal collection points at 49 CVS Pharmacy stores in Indiana, including the one in Frankfort. CVS Health is replicating these actions at 750 locations nationwide. This initiative complements the Attorney General’s ongoing efforts to…

Fair Council to Receive SIA Foundation Grant

The SIA Foundation will present to the Clinton County Fair Council a check for $6,195 to cover the cost of a new commercial gas range for the kitchen in the 4-H Community Building. Sara May of the SIA Foundation made the announcement of the spring round of grants Thursday afternoon. The presentation of the grant…

Fair Council Chairman Says Things Are Progressing Well

The Clinton County Fair Council is moving right along on its goal to be ready for the Clinton County & 4-H Fair which is set for July 7-15 at the Clinton County Fairgrounds. “We are a lot farther along this year than we were a year ago,” said Fair Council Chairman Jamie Blacker. “Of course,…

Holcomb to Highlight Indiana’s Global Economy in Europe

Governor Eric J. Holcomb and First Lady Janet Holcomb will depart for Europe on Friday, marking his sixth international economic development trip as governor. The governor will meet with government, business and adademic stakeholders in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Switzerland, Austria, Germany and France prior to delivering the Indy 500 green flag to Indianapolis Motor…