Ken Hartman

Clinton County Under Dense Fog Advisory Until 9 A.M.

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Dense Fog Advisory until 9 a.m. Thursday for portion of central, east central, north central, south central, southeast, southwest and west central Indiana, including Clinton County. Other affected areas besides Clinton include Bartholomew, Boone, Brown, Carroll, Clay, Daviess, Decatur, Delaware, Fountain, Greene, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Henry,…

State Health Says 1,766 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana Department of Health Wednesday announced that 1,766 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. To date, a total of 152,396 Indiana residents are known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard. A total of 3,790 Hoosiers are confirmed to have…

‘Leading With 2020 Vision’ Wednesday, October 21

The WILO/Chamber of Commerce “Leading With 2020 Vision” series continued Wednesday morning with Frankfort Main Street Executive Director Kim Stevens. Asked what is currently going on with Main Street, Stevens replied, “We will be dong some things with Santa. We’ve got some things coming up that we’ll be sharing here pretty soon with that. On…

IHSAA Commissioner: Fall Sports Moving as ‘We Hoped’

Just a few months ago, many doubted that high school student-athletes would be able to participate in fall sports due to the pandemic. However, as the IHSAA prepares to enter tournament season, Commissioner Paul Neidig says about 95% of teams have played consistently and the association is now looking toward the winter sports season, working…

Miller Named New Indiana FFA Director

The Indiana State Department of Agriculture announced Samantha (Sam) Miller as the new Indiana FFA Director. Miller previously served as the Assistant FFA Director for nearly three years. “Sam has been a true asset and shining light to the Indiana FFA Association for many years, it was only fitting for her to fulfill this role,” said Bruce…

Community Events

Clinton County Youth Theatre is excited to announce their first Audio Drama Podcast. Youth are invited to participate and audition for this unique production which will air on all podcasting platforms as well as the Frankfort Community Public Library’s website, myfcpl.org. Podcast auditions are scheduled for October 26-30, from 5-8 p.m. in the Skanta Theatre.…

Local Gems Exhibit Being Held at Hubbard Gallery

The Frankfort Community Public Library is pleased to showcase artwork by five local artists in the Anna & Harlan Hubbard Gallery October 16 – November 23. The exhibit is titled, Local Gems and features artwork by Frankfort artists, or artists with ties to the city. The exhibit includes watercolor and alcohol ink paintings by Rena…

ISP Sponsoring With DEA for 19th Drug Take Back Day

On Saturday, the Indiana State Police Lafayette Post will once again partner with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) for their 19th nationwide “Prescription Drug Take Back” initiative. The “Take Back” initiative seeks to prevent prescription drug abuse and theft through proper disposal of prescription drugs. In addition to the Lafayette Post, collection sites will be…

BMV Extends Hours for Election Day

The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) announced Tuesday that all BMV branches will extend hours of operation on Monday, Nov. 2 and Tuesday, Nov. 3 to issue ID cards and driver’s licenses to be used for identification at a polling place. Branches will be open Monday, Nov. 2, from 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.…

Healthy Communities Has New Support and Recovery Group

Healthy Communities of Clinton County Coalition has a new community support group starting the first Thursday in November from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at St. Matthew called ‘A Better Life: Brianna’s Hope’. This group is designed for anyone struggling with any addiction, or anyone who has been affected by addiction in their lives. It is open to…