Auditions Scheduled for Clinton County Civic Theatre

Auditions for Clinton County Civic Theatre’s first performance of their 29th season will be Sunday, August 20, at the Frankfort Community Public Library Theatre at 7 p.m. Auditions will be reading from script for eight 10-minute plays – lots of characters – great time for someone new to get involved in a short play!

Grant to Fund STEM Engagement Study

Inside INdiana Business is reporting the National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year, $1.1 million grant to a group of researchers studying engagement in STEM activities in middle school science and math classes. The research group includes professors from Indiana University and Purdue University. IU says the researchers “will observe collaborative group engagement” during the…

St. Joseph’s College Selling Off Assets

Saint Joseph’s College says it will sell certain assets and memorabilia to help fund ongoing work to reopen the school. The sale will take place next week at the Hanson Recreation Center on the Rensselaer campus. The school says key assets “core to the history of Saint Joe” or those that are critical to a successful…

Remainder of Frankfort High School Renovation Project Taking Shape

Thanks to finding a little extra income available in its renovation budget, the Community Schools of Frankfort Board of Education approved a request by Superintendent Don DeWeese Tuesday night that will allow the board to get just about everything on their wish list for the Frankfort High School Renovation Project. “We currently have $331,847.56 unencumbered…

Parks Department Will Have Free Concert at TPA

The Frankfort Parks Department will have a free concert featuring Kelly Isenhower at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Bandstand in TPA Park. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy great music under the stars. Special thanks to Genda Funeral Home for sponsoring the concert.  

Brooks Running Company Selects Whitestown

Brooks Running Company, a high-performance running shoe and apparel company, announced plans Wednesday to open a new footwear and apparel distribution center in Whitestown, Indiana, creating more than 130 new jobs by 2023. “It’s great to welcome Brooks Running Company to Indiana, where we are running on all cylinders when it comes to building the…

Wabash National to Acquire Supreme Industries

Inside INdiana Business is reporting tne heavyweight of Indiana manufacturing has announced an agreement to buy another. Terms of the deal call for Lafayette-based Wabash National Corp. (NYSE: WNC) to acquire Goshen-based Supreme Industries Inc. (NYSEMKT: STS) for $21 per share, or $364 million in equity value. Wabash National bills itself as North America’s leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems…