Veterans Day Celebration Marks 100th Year Anniversary

Near freezing temperatures didn’t stop individuals from attending the annual Veterans Day celebration at Veterans Park in downtown Frankfort Monday morning. The event was highlighted by music from the Frankfort High School band under the direction of Jason Hutton, the singing of the National Anthem by Jacque Clements, a reading of a list of veterans…

Holiday Bazaar Again At 4-H Building Saturday

A Craft and Vendor Holiday Bazaar will take place Saturday November 17 from 9am to 3pm at the Clinton County Fairgrounds 4-H Building. Last year was the first go at the event which turned out to be successful, according to organizer Vicki Gerber.  Last year’s Bazaar was held at the Neighborhood Center and already outgrew…

Kirklin American Legion Post 310 Veterans Day

The Kirklin American Legion served their annual Rabbit Supper to the Veterans and public again Sunday November 11th with over 100 people in attendance. Mark Genda gave the prayer. This supper is tradition at the Legion to honor veterans past and present. The rabbit is cooked by Byron Padgett and Evelyn Ploughe. The Kirklin auxiliary…

Second FHS Alumni Hall of Fame Class Announced

The second Frankfort Hot Dogs Alumni Hall of Fame Class of 2019 has been announced. “This is just as good, I believe, as the first one,” said Don Stock, who is the brainchild of this project. “We’re inducting 11 individuals and they all have different criteria. This is the best thing about being an alumni…

Two-Vehicle Crash Claims Life of Monrovia Man

Troopers from the Indiana State Police are investigating a two vehicle crash that claimed the life of a Monrovia man Saturday night. Just after 11:30 last night emergency crews were called to the area of I-465 and I-74 on the city’s west side to investigate a serious crash. Callers told 911 operators a pick-up truck…

Healthy Communities Announces Red Ribbon Week Winners

Red Ribbon Week was October 23-31. Red Ribbon Week was started in 1988 in the response to the murder of DEA Agent Enrique Camarena. For the past 30 years, Red Ribbon Week is to celebrate and bring awareness to drugs and bullying. This year’s theme was “Life is Your Journey, Travel Drug Free.” Healthy Communities…

Center Township Seeking Individuals for Three Positions

Center Township will be hiring for three positions next year as the current office staff will be retiring January 4 with almost 59 years of experience. Positions available are Trustee Assistant/Chief of Staff (First Deputy), Investigator and Receptionist. Applications will be taken November 12-30, interviews are December 3-14. A recommendation for hiring is December 21…

Hoosiers Should Prepare Before Winter Weather Hits

The Indiana Department of Homeland Security (IDHS) encourages Hoosiers to use Winter Weather Preparedness Week, Nov. 11-17, as a time for learning and household preparation. Power outages are a major concern during severe winter storms. Snow, ice, high winds and extreme cold conditions may cause above ground power lines to work irregularly or stop working.…

Library Becomes Art and Art-lovers Magnet: VIDEO

Jewelry, baskets, ceramics, glass, paintings, gourds, weaving, porcelain, photography, water color, garden art, ink, fabric and fiber, and music. A kaleidoscope of artistry lines the second floor of the Frankfort Library  this weekend for the 38th annual Fine Art Exhibition and Sale. Downtown Frankfort and The Library will be an ideal place to Shop for…