Clinton County Under Severe Thunderstorm Watch Until 10 P.M.

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for most of Indiana, including Clinton County, until 10 p.m. Sunday. Residents and motorists should expect windy conditions across the area today in advance of a cold front that will move through the region this evening. Wind gusts outside of showers and thunderstorms…

Rossville Man Injured in ORV Crash Saturday

Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating an off road vehicle (ORV) crash involving injury that occurred Saturday evening. At approximately 5:23 p.m., Conservation Officers and other first responders were dispatched to the 5000 block S 500 W in Carroll County for an ORV that struck a utility pole. Charles Beard of Rossville, age 73, was operating a…

Forest Holds Open House for New Volunteer Fire Department

May 20, 2017, is a date that no one in the town of Forest will ever forget, especially members of the Forest Volunteer Fire Department. Around 8:45 p.m. that evening, an EF-1 tornado destroyed the fire station. The tornado blew one side of the station completely off and the remainder of the structure was compromised…

Community Events

Graduation dates and times for the four Clinton County high school have been announced. They are: Frankfort (Saturday, May 25, 10 a.m.), Clinton Central (Saturday, May 25, 10 a.m.), Clinton Prairie (Saturday, June 1, 10 a.m.) and Rossville (Sunday, June 2, 2 p.m.).   The Michigantown Lions/Alumni Community Building will be hosting a Memorial Day…

Kokomo Police Investigating Shooting Victim at Mall

At approximately 2:27 p.m. Friday, officers of the Kokomo Police Department responded to the area of Imperial and Saratoga Boulevard on a report of two occupants possibly passed out inside of a white Chrysler PT Cruiser.  As Officer Drew Wallsmith arrived in the area, he observed the suspect vehicle traveling westbound on Savoy onto the…

Community Grand Opening Fly-in at Frankfort Airport Today

The Frankfort/Clinton County Airport Authority and First Wing Jet Center are excited to announce the grand opening of a new, 12,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art aircraft terminal and hangar at Frankfort/Clinton County Municipal Airport (FKR). A community grand opening celebration and open house will be held on Saturday, May 18 from 8-11:30 a.m. Activities include a…

Ground Broken on New IU Health Frankfort Hospital Facility

For the past two years, several individuals from various entities and agencies have come together to give Frankfort a new healthcare facility in an area where a hospital has stood for at least 70 years. Friday morning behind where the current IU Health Frankfort Hospital is located, ground was broken on a new $30 million…