City of Frankfort Announces Fourth of July Plans

Frankfort Police Department will be working diligently on July 4 to ensure the safety of all pedestrians and drivers watching the Jaycees fireworks display from TPA Park. Locations marked “no parking” indicate areas at risk of flammable firework debris falling from the sky. Please obey these signs to avoid injury or damage to vehicles. Citations…

Purdue Club of Clinton County Announces Scholarship Winners

Each summer, the Purdue Club of Clinton County sponsors a golf outing and dinner at the Frankfort Commons Golf Course and Arborwood. Unfortunately, that had to be cancelled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic and the need for social distancing. However, in order to give their 2020 scholarship recipients the recognition they deserve, scholarship…

Indy Mayor: Marion County Residents Must Wear Masks

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett says the city of Indianapolis and Marion County will implement some of the “Stage 4.5” reopening plan announced this week by Governor Eric Holcomb. Additionally, the mayor has announced Marion County residents will be required to wear masks when out in public. The mask requirement, along…

IDEM issues Air Quality Action Day Tomorrow for Five Regions

The Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) has issued an Air Quality Action Day and is forecasting high ozone levels for Friday, July 3, 2020 in the following areas:  Central Indiana – Marion, Bartholomew, Boone, Brown, Delaware, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Johnson, Madison, Monroe, Morgan and Shelby  North Central Indiana – St. Joseph, Elkhart Northwest Indiana – Lake, Porter,…

State Health Says 453 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) Thursday announced that 453 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings to 46,387 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s…

‘Leading With 2020 Vision’ Thursday, July 2

The WILO/Chamber of Commerce “Leading With 2020 Vision” series continued Thursday morning with Rossville Superintendent and Clinton County School Safety Commission Chairman Dr. Jim Hanna. “We’re busy up here,” said Hanna. “We’re just trying to everybody going. Getting ready to start a new school year. Getting ready in a week to graduate last year’s class.…

I-65 and US 52 Interchange Ramp Closures Begin July 9

The Indiana Department of Transportation announces the U.S. 52 ramp to I-65 southbound and the I-65 northbound exit ramp to U.S. 52 will close on or after Thursday, July 9 at 4 a.m.. This is for the contractor to rebuild the ramps. The ramps are anticipated to reopen by October 26.  This closure was delayed…

Indiana School Safety Grant Now Accepting Applications

The Indiana Department of Homeland Security announced Thursday it’s now accepting applications for the Secured School Safety Grant (SSSG), a matching state grant dedicated to safety initiatives at Hoosier schools. The grant application is open through July 31. Public school corporations, accredited non-public schools, charter schools or a coalition of school corporations and/or charter schools…