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…

Clinton Prairie Names New Elementary School Principal

The Clinton Prairie School Board approved the recommendation of Superintendent Amanda Whitlock by hiring Clinton Wilson as the new Clinton Prairie Elementary School principal Tuesday night. “Clinton Wilson comes up us from TSC (Tippecanoe School Corporation) where has a teacher and an administrator at an elementary school and middle school,” said Whitlock. “He comes from…

Ball State Board OKs Muncie Schools Takeover

Inside INdiana Business is reporting the takeover of Muncie Community Schools by Ball State University is moving forward. The Ball State Board of Trustees has approved a resolution to appoint a new seven-member school board to manage the district in what Board Chair Rick Hall calls a first-of-its-kind agreement. The university says it will begin…

Zionsville Man Arrested in 2016 Reckless Homicide Death

Jack Henry Kaplan, 22, of Zionsville, was charged and arrested Wednesday for the October 2016 crash wherein he claimed to be the passenger of his own vehicle that crashed and killed another occupant. The crash resulted in his friend’s death, 21 year old (at the time of the crash) James Dupler. Kaplan stated to officers…

Fairgrounds Gets Dirt Transplant From New St. Vincent/Witham Site

The Clinton County Fairgrounds this week received 480 dump truck loads of donated dirt from the St. Vincent/Witham construction site near Walmart and from the Midstate/Fishers site. The 480 dump truck loads of dirt will help fill in the low areas in the Fairgrounds infield.  The infield has been plagued with chronic flooding issues and…