‘Supercar’ Assembly Operation Planned For Purdue

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that the England-based manufacturer of a car billed as the fastest street-legal vehicle on the road has selected the Discovery Park District at Purdue University for a showroom and assembly facility. Keating Supercars LLC will produce its first model to be sold in the U.S., the Viperia Berus coupe, which…

Everyone Urged to Take Part in Drug Take Back Day

By Michael Dora, USDA Rural Development Indiana State Director In 2016, Ohio corn and soybean farmer Roger Winemiller lost two of his three children to drugs.  Roger is not alone.  Last year, over 64,000 Americans died from a drug overdose.  At almost 174 people each day, this is more than the number of Americans who died…

Gina Sheets Coming Back to Frankfort Next Month

Former Clinton County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Gina Sheets is coming back to Frankfort. Sheets announced Monday that on May 4, she will work my last day with USDA, and on May 7, a moving van will come to our apartment in Arlington load up our belongings and she will board a flight home…

Frankfort Library Presents Fourth Hoosier Storyteller

Join us on Sat., May 5 at 2 p.m. in the Elizabeth O’Rear Skanta Theatre for our fourth Hoosier Storyteller, Alan Gossard.  We will begin the program with a screening of the documentary, Running Big, which was created and Directed by Alan’s brother, David Gossard. Following the 47 minute documentary will be a presentation by…

Ag Publications Buy Farm Show

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that two Indiana agriculture publications have purchased the Indiana-Illinois Farm and Outdoor Power Equipment Show. Hoosier Ag Today and Farm World say the Indianapolis show will be renamed to The Indiana Farm Equipment and Technology Expo when it returns for its 40th year in December. The publications jointly purchased the show from…

Buchanan Visits Paul Philippe Resource Center

State Senator Brian Buchanan (R-Lebanon) met with senior citizens at the Paul Philippe Resource Center, which provides meals and social activities for those age 55 and older, on Tuesday, April 17, in Frankfort. The group discussed issues facing Indiana and Senate District 7. Buchanan was invited to the center by Mid-Land Meals, which serves meals…

Motorists Encouraged to Share Road With Farmers

With temperatures on the rise, more farmers will be out in their fields, which means slow-moving farm equipment will soon be on Indiana roadways. To keep motorists and farmers safe this planting season, several state agencies have partnered together to encourage Hoosiers to be alert, slow down and share the road with farm equipment. “As…