Frankfort High School Gets 1500th Basketball Victory

Frankfort High School notched victory No. 1500 in its basketball history Saturday afternoon by defeating Benton Central 45-37 in the seventh place of the Franciscan Health Hoops Classic at Lafayette. Malik King led the Hot Dogs, 2-2, with 12 points and eight rebounds. Casey Henry added seven points. In addition to the 1500 career wins,…

Commissioners Want Courthouse Open All Day Thursday

One of the oldest running traditions in Clinton County may about to be coming to an end as the Clinton County Commissioners announced Monday they are seriously considering having the Clinton County Courthouse open on Thursday afternoon. “We’ve been looking at that,” said Clinton County Commissioners President Scott Shoemaker. “It’s been talked about ever since…

Main Street Announces Float Winners from Parade

Frankfort Main Street has announced the winners of the float judging contest in the annual Christmas Parade held Saturday in downtown Frankfort. First place went to Cub Scout Pack #338; second was awarded to the Clinton County Extension Homemakers;  and third place went to The Farmers Bank. Judges who helped review the units in the…

Winter Storage Program Ending Noon Thursday

The Clinton County Fair Council has announced the Winter Storage Program will close Thursday, December 7 at noon. Council officials say only a few spaces remain as several new customers have had their RVs, boats and other vehicles stored at the Clinton County Fairgrounds for the winter months. The council, now in its second year…

Applications Now Available for Senate Page Program

State Sen. Brandt Hershman (R-Buck Creek) announced the Indiana Senate is now accepting applications for the Senate Page Program. This full-day interactive program gives students in grades six through 12 the opportunity to tour the Indiana Statehouse, observe session debates on the Senate floor, and assist staff with age-appropriate tasks. Students will also meet with…

Hershman Named Co-Chair of Smart Cities

The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) has named Indiana State Senate Majority Floor Leader Brandt Hershman (R-Buck Creek) asa co-chair of the Smart Cities Foundation Partnership. NCSL is a bipartisan national organization whose mission is to improve the quality and effectiveness of state legislatures, promote policy innovation and communication, and ensure state legislatures have a strong, cohesive voice in the…

McBarnes Authors Letter on Passing of Stingley

Frankfort Mayor Chris McBarnes has issued a letter on the passing of Marilyn Myers Stingley: Friends, We mourn the passing last Friday of a trailblazer in our community, Marilyn Lois Myers Stingley. A graduate of Frankfort High School, Marilyn worked many years for the Community Schools of Frankfort as a paraprofessional at Kyger and Woodside…

Kokomo Mayor to Lead Delegation to China

Kokomo Mayor Greg Goodnight will Monday lead a small delegation on a week-long trip to China. The mayor will join other local representatives on a visit to Kokomo’s sister city, Dongyang. The city says the delegation will spend the trip meeting with leaders from six Chinese companies and will also take part in a luncheon…