Hot Dog Festival Schedule Announced

2018 FRANKFORT HOT DOG FESTIVAL EVENTS SCHEDULE Friday, July 27 & Saturday, July 28, 2018 Friday, July 27th 11:00 am Opening Ceremony – please join us as we honor all Military Veterans & Active Duty as well as our Civil Servants Spaceport Balloon Launch – watch a weather balloon launch from the Hot Dog Festival…

Victims in Lake Shafer Boat Accident Identified

Jason Ward, 44, of Mishawaka, was operating a 2014 Moomba Runabout Ski Boat carrying six passengers on Lake Shafer Saturday night when the boat collided with an overhanging tree, rendering Ward unconscious.  The boat continued before running aground into the bank. Ward was flown from IU White Memorial Hospital to Methodist Hospital in a Lifeline…

Two Arrested on Drug Charges Following Traffic Stop

One individual pleaded not guilty and another pleaded guilty to drug charges in Clinton Circuit Court on Friday following a traffic stop. On Thursday, Frankfort Police officers observed a vehicle approach and completely stop at the stop sign located at Myrtle Avenue and Rossville Avenue. The vehicle then turned right without signaling and was observed…

Serious Boat Incident Happens on Lake Shafer

Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating a serious boat incident that occurred Saturday evening on Lake Shafer.  White County Dispatch advised of a boat accident involving injuries in the area of 800 North and West Shafer Drive. Witnesses stated a boat hit a tree that was overhanging into the lake and knocked the operator unconscious.  The boat…

Community Events

The third and final show of the season at the Red Barn Summer Theatre will be “Tarzan, The Musical” on July 17-22. For more information, go to www.redbarntheatre.net or call 765-659-1657.   The Paul Philippe Resource Center has announced its schedule of events for July: Thursday, July 19: “A Dog’s Purpose” leave at 8:30 a.m., lunch OYO;…

Gas Line Ruptured on Clay Street During Sidewalk Work

Crews making sidewalk improvements on Clay Street accidentally ruptured a gas line near a main service line Friday morning, causing the work to be halted while Vectren Gas and Frankfort firefighters address the situation. According to Street Superintendent Jason Forsythe, the specific area of activity is at the intersection of Brightwood Drive and Clay Street.…

Frankfort’s Unified Neighborhoods Having 5K Run/Walk

Frankfort’s Unified Neighborhoods will be hosting a Super Hero themed 5KRun/Walk at Frankfort High School on Saturday, July 14, at 8 a.m. Everyone should meet at the Tennis Courts. There is no registration fee needed. The group is just seeking donations of school supplies that they will be giving to a local organization for distribution…

Webster Wins Supreme Showmanship Competition at Fair

Clinton Central High School junior-to-be Ally Webster was named as the winner of the Supreme Showmanship competition Thursday night at the Clinton County & 4-H Fair. “From my very first year, I’ve always looked at these people in the ring and said ‘I’m going to be one of them,’” said Webster. “So, I practiced and…