AARP Tax-Aide Program Being Offered in February

The AARP Tax Aide program is offering free assistance for low to moderate income and elderly taxpayers beginning February 5. Most returns are electronically filed. All volunteers assisting with taxes must pass a test to be certified preparers. Tax assistance is available in the Wesley Manor Social Center (Ground floor) on Wednesdays beginning February 5.…

HCCC Receives Donation from Community Howard

Community Howard donated money to Healthy Communities of Clinton County Monday for Stepping on Stigma. Community Howard Regional Health here in Frankfort loves giving back to the community, especially through their love blue jeans! As a way to raise funds for the community, the Community here in Frankfort had a blue jean day. For $5,…

Indiana Sports Corp Awards Grants

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that Indiana Sports Corp has named the winners of its annual Inspiring Sports Grant as well as its semi-annual Inspiring Sports Equipment Grants. The funding will support Indiana organizations that provide programming for youth. The organization is awarding $72,000 to 13 local programs through the Inspiring Sports Grants and $82,000…

Third Hot Dogs Alumni Hall of Fame Class Announced

The third Frankfort Hot Dog Alumni Hall of Fame will be unveiled on Saturday, February 29, at 2 p.m. in the Frankfort High School Auditorium. This year, eight new members will be added to the Hall which currently has a total of 26 members. The Frankfort Hot Dogs Alumni Hall of Fame recognizes graduates of…

Pairings Revealed for Girls Basketball State Tournament

The opening week’s pairings were announced Sunday for the 45th Annual IHSAA Girls Basketball State Tournament presented by the Indiana Fever and Indiana Pacers. Sectional games are scheduled to begin Tuesday, February 4, and run through Saturday, February 8, with the regional round slated for February 15 and semi-states on February 22. The four state…

Clinton Central Swimmers Capture Conference Championships

The Clinton Central boys’ and girls’ swimmers keep racking up Hoosier Heartland Conference championships. On Saturday, the boys won their fifth straight conference crown and the girls captured their second straight. There wasn’t a conference meet in 2015. The boys had four conference records. The 200 medley relay team of Colton Payne, Owen Smith, Erik…

School Safety Commission Hears NWS Presentation

Severe weather is always a major concern for school and public officials throughout the year. Between 45 and 50 individuals received an update on how best to handle that situation during a meeting of the Clinton County School Safety Commission in Frankfort on Friday. “Always keep an eye and an ear out for the weather…

Three Arrested Following Armed Robbery in Whitestown

On Saturday, Whitestown Metropolitan Police Officers were made aware of a possible armed robbery that occurred at a truck stop in Whitestown. Boone County Dispatch informed us that the Indiana State Police District 52 received a 911 call by the victim reporting an armed robbery occurred, and ISP Troopers were searching the interstate for a…

Frankfort Defeats Clinton Central

Frankfort defeated Clinton Central in Case Arena Saturday evening in a close game by the score of 77-73. Trey Frazier was top scorer for Frankfort with 21 points,Cameron Williams added 16, Jade Ayers 13, Arod Valdes Sandoval added 11, Landen Mejia with 9,and Riley Goodnight added 7 rounding out the top scorers for Frankfort. Clinton…