Health Department Shares New COVID-19 Quarantine Guidance

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has updated its quarantine guidance for people exposed to COVID-19, providing two options for shortening the standard 14-day quarantine period. A person who has been exposed to and is identified as a close contact of an individual who tests positive for COVID-19 is required to quarantine, which…

State Health Says 8,527 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana Department of Health Thursday announced that 8,527 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 359,430 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard. A total of 5,748 Hoosiers are confirmed to…

‘Leading With 2020 Vision’ Thursday, December 3

The WILO/Chamber of Commerce “Leading With 2020 Vision” series continued Thursday morning with IU Health Frankfort Hospital President Kelly Braverman. Asked about the status of the new hospital, Braverman replied, “We are in luck. It is wonderful and it’s working as designed. Patients are saying it’s so easy. We’ve got wonderful feedback from our patients.…

Successful Crossing School Family Night

Students, parents, faculty, administration, volunteers and community came together Tuesday evening to celebrate with students enrolled in the “Crossing School of Business and Entrepreneurship”  in Clinton County.  Shoups Catering donated a beef and noodle dinner to 92 attendees at the event. Healthy Communities, Pregnancy Resource Center, a free clothes station, free book station and a…

Healthy Communities Starting New Title X Clinic

This past year has been challenging for so many different reasons.  COVID-19 has caused many of us to put off things we didn’t consider necessary.  Many women have either lost their jobs, been downsized, are working from home, and have many other challenges that they are facing.  One of the things women have put off…

Food Finders Mobile Food Pantry in Frankfort on December 10

Food Finders Food Bank Mobile Pantry will be distributing food, including fresh produce, an assortment of frozen items, essential non-perishable items, and breads to people in need in the Frankfort area at The Boys and Girls Club on Thursday, December 10, starting at 11 a.m. Anyone in need of emergency food assistance in Frankfort and…

Community Christmas Dinner Set for Christmas Day

Everyone is welcome to enjoy a free dinner on Christmas Day at Faith Family Church, 508 W. Green St., Frankfort, from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Individuals will be able to have their meal inside the church with social distancing being in force. There will be free delivery available to all of Clinton County starting…

Community Events

The Frankfort Optimist Club’s Annual Christmas Tree Sale has begun. This year, White Pines and Frasier Firs are available. The sale is being held just behind the Speedway gas station on East State Road 28 and Hoke Avenue in the parking lot of the Frankfort Plaza. Hours are 4-7 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.…