United Way Unveils ‘My Free Taxes’ Program

United Way for Clinton County fights for the Health, Education and Financial Stability of every individual in Clinton County. We provide our residents the tools to build a solid foundation that improves their lives and the lives of their children. MyFree Taxes is one of those tools that we are pleased to promote this year,…

Indiana Announces Two New Programs to Help Hoosiers Connect to Addiction Treatment

The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration today announced two initiatives as part of the state’s effort to attack the drug epidemic. First, the Next Level Recovery website, www.in.gov/recovery, now has a new geolocation feature designed to help Hoosiers find Division of Mental Health and Addiction-certified addiction treatment providers throughout the state. Additionally, FSSA is preparing…

Purdue Announces ‘Ideas Festival’ for 2019

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that Purdue University President Mitch Daniels has announced a year-long initiative that will serve as the centerpiece for the university’s sesquicentennial celebration in 2019. The Ideas Festival will feature high-profile speakers, as well as curricular, classroom and community events. The university says the events will aim to “address the world’s…

Clinton County Girl Looking To Help

A local girl has decided to help a Clinton County family after a tragedy in our community. Peyton Webster has decided she wants to donate the rest of the money from selling her pig in the 4-H auction to the Trail family. They lost their house and all their belongings in a house fire earlier…

Colts General Manager Discusses Head Coaching Situation

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that Indianapolis Colts General Manager Chris Ballard says he didn’t want an explanation from Josh McDaniels on why he decided against taking the team’s head coaching job. During a news conference Wednesday morning at the Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center in Indianapolis, Ballard said the team will “keep moving forward” after…

Two Indianapolis Men Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges

Two Indianapolis men face several charges after a traffic stop led to their arrest Tuesday night. Indiana State Police uncovered a loaded handgun, oxycodone hydrochloride pills, more than 130 grams of marijuana and cash. The traffic stop happened around 10:00 p.m. near the intersection of 42nd Street and Baker Drive in Indianapolis. Senior Trooper Joel…

Library to Host Coffee and Conversation With Local Author

Learn about the connection modern writers share with Shelly’s Frankenstein at Coffee & Conversation with indie author Jeff Bennington at the Frankfort Community Public Library.  Author of four #1 Amazon Best-selling Supernatural Books, Bennington is also an avid blogger and qualifier of the 2018 Boston Marathon. Coffee & Conversations will occur in Harry’s Coffee Bar…

Name of Victim in Rossville Avenue Fire Released

The 39-year-old man who died Monday after being rescued by firefighters from the Rossville Avenue fire has been identified as Jason Trail, Sr., Frankfort Fire Chief John Kirby announced Tuesday afternoon. “The adult female victim still is being treated at the hospital for smoke inhalation. The five-year-old boy remains at Riley Hospital being treated for…