Richard West, Jr.

Richard Lee West Jr., 55, of Frankfort, passed away at his residence, March 22, 2019. He was born May 9, 1963 in Frankfort to Richard and Gracie (Harness) West, Sr. He was a “Jack of all trades” and had many jobs over his years. Two of his favorite were working for Valley Farm Center Feed…

Community Events

The St. Mary’s Catholic Church Annual Knights of Columbus Lenten Fish Fry will be every Friday during Lent until April 19 from 4:30-7 at Muller Hall, 600 St. Mary’s Ave., Frankfort. The public is welcome and carry out is available. Cost is $10 for adults and kids 12 and under are $5. Menu consists of…

IU Health Extends Behavioral Health Support to Frankfort

On Monday, March 25, Indiana University Health will begin providing virtual behavioral health support services to IU Health Frankfort Hospital. The new service provides around-the-clock access to behavior health specialist for emergency room patients needing help with psychiatric concerns. The virtual service aids IU Health’s smaller hospitals, such as Frankfort, enabling access to behavioral health…

IU Health Arnett Cancer Center Earns National Accreditation

The Commission on Cancer (CoC), a quality program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) has granted Three-Year Accreditation to the Cancer Center at Indiana University Health Arnett. To earn voluntary CoC accreditation, a cancer program must meet 34 CoC quality care standards, be evaluated every three years through a survey process and maintain levels…

United Way Promoting Education Fund$ For Kindergarden Students

United Way for Clinton County announces the “Clinton County Promise” program to help young students in Clinton County plan to have needed funds available when it is time for post-secondary education. It’s all about starting to build money in a 529 education account so that money will be ready to help down the road.  Community…

Frankfort Law Firm Honored at Indiana Statehouse

Ryan, Moore, Cook, Triplett & Albertson LLP was honored at the Indiana Statehouse by Governor Eric Holcomb, who honored 65 Indiana companies and organizations Thursday during an event at the Indiana Statehouse, presenting each with the Governor’s Century or Half Century Business Award in recognition of each company’s longevity and service to its employees, community…

Wabash Man Arrested for Allegedly Making Bomb Threat

On Thursday afternoon, the investigation of a reported bomb threat at the Wabash County Judicial Center, in Wabash, led to the arrest of Chad Miller, 28, Wabash. Indiana State Police Detective Josh Maller served Miller a Wabash Circuit Court arrest warrant alleging two felony charges for false reporting and intimidation where a threat is to…

Sheriff’s Office K9 Gunny to Get Donation of Body Armor

Clinton County Sheriff’s Office K9 Gunny will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Gunny’s vest is embroidered with the sentiment “In honor of Gracie and Sydney”. Delivery is expected within eight to ten weeks. Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. is…