Crossing Commencement Graduates Students from Four Campuses

The Crossing School Commencement at the First Church of the Nazarene in Frankfort Saturday morning honored some 50 graduates from Frankfort, Kokomo, Lafayette and Henry Poor Campuses. The 90 minute ceremony gathered some 600 students, graduates, educators, family and friends from four of the 21 Crossing Campuses State-wide. The Crossing School Mission Statement is: Empowering…

Clinton County Under Flash Flood Watch Until 11 A.M. Sunday

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Flash Flood Watch for most of Indiana, including Clinton County, until 11 a.m. Sunday morning. Multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected Saturday morning through tonight with heavy rain possible over the same areas. Rainfall amount of 2 to 4 inches may be possible in…

Community Events

The first show for the 51st season of the Red Barn Summer Theatre will be “The Amorous Ambassador” on June 19-23. Other shows will be “A Thousand Clowns” and “A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum”. Show times are 8 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday. For tickets,…

Many Reasons to Call Indiana Tobacco Quitline

June is Men’s Health Month and Father’s Day is this weekend.  A great gift for your family this Father’s Day is to start living tobacco free.  Smoking is the number one cause of preventable death and costs 11,100 Hoosier lives every year. Dads who smoke can celebrate Father’s Day by quitting, and family and friends…

Fontana Fasteners Seeks Several Positions: Attractive Hourly Rate Plus Benefits

Fontana Fasteners in Frankfort is experiencing significant growth and looking for several hourly positions.  A job fair will be held at Fontana Fasteners 3595 State Road 28 West, Frankfort on Thursday June 20th from 9AM to 4PM. Boltmaker/Cold Forming Operators starting at $18.19/hour Experience helpful but not required.  Following positions start at $14.00 PLUS per…

Semi Crash Shuts Down U.S. 31 Near Tipton

At approximately 5:30 a.m. Friday, officers from the Indiana State Police and the Tipton County Sheriff’s Department responded to a two vehicle crash on U.S. 31 at County 100 South, which caused hydrochloric acid to be leaked from a damaged semi-trailer. The preliminary crash investigation by Trooper Jeremy Perez revealed that Justin Walker, 38, Louisville,…

Secretary of State Recognizes World Elder Abuse Awareness

In recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) on June 15, Secretary of State Connie Lawson reminds financial professionals and the public throughout Indiana to be on the lookout for elder financial abuse, including potential exploitation by family members or caretakers. “Senior financial exploitation is a growing problem. Many in our elderly population are…

Brownsburg Quilt Guild Aiding Patients at Witham

The Scrapbasket Quilt Guild from Brownsburg, Indiana has been very busy supporting our Witham Health Services Cancer patients.  The Guild has made over 29 beautiful quilts for our patients in the Oncology area of Witham Health Services.  They have a goal of making at least 50 quilts for our patients. The quilts are handmade with…

Weekend Work: Construction Around Marion County

The Indiana Department of Transportation will continue work in Marion County this weekend. Five projects will be working simultaneously in Marion County throughout the weekend. INDOT would like to remind people to plan extra time this weekend to drive to their destination and watch for slow traffic in construction zones. Below is a general idea…