Chip and Seal Operation begins Tuesday on State Road 29

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) will have lane closures on State Road 29 beginning Tuesday, September 18, weather permitting. S.R. 29 will be chip and sealed from U.S. 421 to State Road 26. Motorists are encouraged to seek an alternate route. Depending on weather conditions, crews will be on site from 7:00 a.m. to…

416 Fish Caught At Lagoons Saturday In Cub Scout Fishing Derby

Not much can top the excitement of catching your first fish.  Several community volunteers helping in the Cub Scout program combined efforts with the Cub Scouts to see to it that 416 fish were caught at the Frankfort Lagoons Saturday.   Written by Jessie Cline & Dana Harrison On Saturday, September 15th, the Sugar Creek…

CSF Elementary Teachers Getting New Books for Classrooms

Elementary school teachers in the Community Schools of Frankfort are going to get a very special present come January 1. “Sometimes, Santa Claus comes early,” said Community Schools of Frankfort Superintendent Don DeWeese. “Center Township Trustee Kevin Evans came to us and said ‘I have an idea.’ I’ve talked to some of your elementary teachers.…

CSF to Hold Special Dedication at Tennis Courts

The Community Schools of Frankfort are having a very special dedication at 4:30 p.m. Monday at the high school tennis courts. “We are going to do the public dedication for the Jonelle Smith Tennis Courts and the public is invited,” said Community Schools of Frankfort Superintendent Don DeWeese. “Anyone interested in tennis and anyone ever…

Man Injured After Misjudging Jump at Airport

WLFI is reporting that an adult male was taken to IU Health in Indianapolis after sustaining an injury Friday afternoon at Skydive Indianapolis in Frankfort. According to the Frankfort Airport manager, the individual was training to video record his jumps. He said there was no equipment malfunction during the jump, but the skydiver misjudged his…

Community Events

The 11th Annual Grandma’s Cook-Off, sponsored by Genda Funeral Home, will be Saturday, September 22, Judging begins at 2 p.m. and winners will be awarded $300 in each of four categories — Main Dish, Side Dish, Dessert and Soup, Rules are as follows: cook your Grandma’s favorite recipe and bring completed dish fully prepared with…

High School Football Results Week Five

The “Gridiron Game of the Week” on WILO-AM 1570 and WILO-FM 96.9 will feature Cass at Western in an East Division matchup in the Hoosier Conference. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. Western improved to 4-1 overall and 1-0 in the East Division of the Hoosier Conference with a 55-0 victory over Hamilton Heights, while…

Farmers Bancorp Declares Special Dividend to Shareholders

The Farmers Bancorp is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors has declared a one-time Special Dividend of $.25 per share.  The dividend is payable on September 14, 2018, for shareholders of record of August 13, 2018. The Board of Directors declared the special dividend in recognition of the benefit the bank has received…