State, Local Law Enforcement Officials Update Delphi Murders

Indiana State Police officials, along with local law enforcement officers, gave an update Tuesday afternoon on the unsolved case of the murders of Delphi teenagers Abigail Williams and Liberty German on the Monon High Bridge Trail one year ago in Delphi. “I just hope one day I can look into the eyes of the murderer…

City of Lafayette Planning Five Points Revitalization

Inside INdiana Business is reporting the city of Lafayette has commissioned a study after receiving interest in redeveloping the Five Points area. The city has hired design firm MKSK to help outline a vision for the future of the area. Information was gathered from stakeholder meetings and public open houses to define a path to…

Executive Sessions Fail to End Personnel Matter for Council

The Frankfort City Council has been meeting in executive sessions since last October trying to resolve an issue of alleged misconduct of a person whom the governing body has control and to discuss, prior to determination, that individual’s status as an employee. That matter was brought up in Monday night’s council meeting with the situation…

Clinton County YMCA in Frankfort Holds Grand Opening

The Clinton County YMCA held its grand opening Monday afternoon for the Youth Activity Center and Fitness Center in addition to showing off a lit of new equipment. “This is really the vehicle that we can use to make a difference in people’s lives and help them to reach their potential,” said YMCA Interim Executive…

Buchanan Sworn In As New State Senator

Indiana’s newest state senator has been sworn into office. Senator Brian Buchanan (R-7) fills the seat left vacant by former senator Brandt Hershman, who stepped down at the beginning of the year. Buchanan was selected in late January to take Hershman’s spot by a caucus of Republican precinct committee members. He represents Indiana’s 7th district, which covers White County and…

Beck’s Adds Solar to Atlanta Headquarters

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that Hamilton County-based Beck’s Hybrids has completed an effort to boost energy efficiency at its Atlanta headquarters. The retail seed company has installed two, 1-megawatt solar energy systems it says will account for about 25 percent of its current electric costs. The company declined to disclose the investment figure for…

No Trash Collection Monday; Double Pick Up Tuesday

With President’s Day being a City holiday, Frankfort Street Department crews will not collect trash on Monday, February 19. Crews will do a double pick up on Tuesday, February 20 for residents in the southwest and northwest quadrants of the City.   Trash may be picked up earlier than what it normally might be for…

Mayor Releases Second Statement on City’s Financial Status

Frankfort Mayor Chris McBarnes on Monday night released the second in a series of four messages regarding the financial status as well as talking about a vision for the future of Frankfort. This series is leading up to the State of the City address. The following is the second in a series of four messages…

Rossville Consolidated Schools Celebrate CTE Month

Students and faculty at Rossville Middle/Senior High School will join others across the nation during the month of February to celebrate national Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month. This year’s tagline is Celebrate Today, Own Tomorrow! CTE Month provides CTE programs across the country an opportunity to demonstrate how CTE makes students college – and career – ready and…