IHSAA Boys’ Basketball State Tournament

IHSAA State Championship Results At Bankers Life Field House Class A — Fort Wayne Blackhawk Christian 60, Barr-Reeve 43, Blackhawk Christian wins first state title. Class 2A — Andrean 59, Linton-Stockton 54, Andrean wins first state title. Class 3A — Silver Creek 52, Culver Academies 49, Silver Creek wins first state title in any sport.…

Clinton County Ranks 50th in State Health Rankings

The 2019 County Health Rankings were released earlier this week at countyhealthrankings.org and Clinton County ranks 50th in the State of Indiana. Through this year’s Rankings, released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and the University of Wisconsin’s Population Health Institute (UWPHI), we see how widespread the burden of severe housing cost is across…

Quinton’s House to Participate in Blue Jean Day

Quinton’s House and the Clinton County Department of Child Services is participating in Blue Jean Day on Friday, April 5. Join them in donating to Quinton’s House by wearing your favorite blue jeans to work the week of April 1-5. Participants will receive a blue ribbon pin and card. Proceeds will benefit the abused children…

Sen. Buchanan Welcomes Local Students to Statehouse

State Sen. Brian Buchanan (R-Lebanon) welcomed the following students to the Statehouse who served as Senate pages in January and February. John Cook, from Monticello, attends Central Catholic Jr./Sr. High School Kindra Cook, from Monticello, attends Central Catholic Jr./Sr. High School Britt Houghton, from Rensselaer, is a homeschooled student Berkley Lanum, from Rossville, attends Rossville…

Student Pages Join Rep. VanNatter at Statehouse

State Rep. Heath VanNatter (R-Kokomo) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse. As House pages, these students toured the governor’s office, the House and Senate chambers, and the Indiana Supreme Court. They also helped staff with their daily tasks and met with VanNatter to learn more about the legislative process: Landon Carter, from Kokomo, attends…

Clinton County 4-H Fair Schedule for 2019 Announced

The 2019 Clinton County 4-H Fair Schedule has been announced. It runs July 13-20 at the Clinton County Fairgrounds. Any questions, contact the Purdue Extension Office at 659-6380. Saturday, July 13 6:30-7:30 a.m. – Rabbit Check-in @ Livestock Show Arena 8:00 a.m. – Rabbit Show @ Livestock Show Arena 9:00 a.m. – Horse & Pony…

Progress Being Made on Abby and Libby Memorial Park

Driving by the Abby and Libby Memorial Park site on the Heartland Highway one might not recognize a park being built or even much work being done. But, in the next few paragraphs, let us share the progress to date. The non-profit status of the L&A Park Foundation was granted by the IRS Department on…

Students From Area Participate in Kick Butts Day

Wednesday, March 20, was Kick Butts Day,, which is a day that is dedicated advocating against Big Tobacco. .This year, Healthy Communities of Clinton County Coalition worked with Frankfort High School’s SADD group, Mulberry Youth Group and Youth Rise! Leadership Council. Pictures were taken from that event on Wednesday.  

CSF Board of Education Issues Proclamation for Public Schools

The Community Schools of Frankfort Board of Education passed a proclamation at its March 12 meeting supporting Public Schools Week which is march 25-29. The following is the proclamation that passed. Whereas, Schools across the country will celebrate the accomplishments and potential of public schools from March 25 to March 29, 2019. Whereas, Public Education…