Ken Hartman

Hession Happy to Become Spokesman for Cancer Group

During the month of September, Frankfort Police officer Rob Hession takes on a different persona to champion a cause he has a deep passion for — Kilted to Kick Cancer. Hession joined the organization last year after losing his mother to cancer. “She had a couple of other ailments as well, but she was so…

30th Annual Senior Fair Scheduled for September 25

The 30th Annual Senior Fair will be held Wednesday, September 25, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Community Life Center, which is behind the First Church of the Nazarene at 2056 E. Wabash St., in Frankfort or right across from Frankfort High School. All seniors age 50-and-above are invited to attend. This year’s…

Boone County Sheriff’s Office Releases Info on Inmate Death

The Boone County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday released an update into the death of Prince McGoy’s Death on August 11. The internal investigation into the jail death continues. Preliminary results of the autopsy show that McGoy did die as a result of a heart attack. Specific details and toxicology results are still outstanding from the…

I-65 Northbound Down to One Lane Starting Sunday Night

The Indiana Department of Transportation announces the left lane on I-65 northbound will be closed beginning Sunday, September 22 at 9 p.m. until Friday, September 27 at 6 a.m. from the 155 to the 157 mile marker. This is to overlay the deck on the Little Potato Creek Bridge located nearly two miles south of…

100 Kilos of Cocaine and 130 Pounds of Marijuana Found During Interstate 70 Traffic Stop Wednesday Afternoon

Early Wednesday afternoon an Indiana State Trooper, who is assigned to the Drug Enforcement Section’s Criminal Interdiction Unit, made a significant drug seizure on I-70 near S.R. 39. Just before 3 p.m. the trooper pulled over a semi-tractor trailer for commercial motor carrier compliance check. During the course of the stop the trooper noticed indicators…

Oyler Promoted to VP/Senior Commercial Banking Officer

The Farmers Bank is pleased to announce that Alan A. Oyler has been promoted to Vice President/Senior Commercial Banking Officer, effective September 3, 2019.  Alan joined the bank on April 29, 2015 as Vice President/Commercial Lender. Oyler graduated from Carroll High School in Flora, Indiana.  He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Ag Econ…

INDOT Hosting Public Hearing Sept. 26 at FHS

The Indiana Department of Transportation announce plans for a road rehabilitation project on State Road 28 in Frankfort from approximately C.R. 200 W. to South Hoke Ave. INDOT will hold a public hearing for the proposed project beginning at 6 p.m. and the doors will open at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, September 26 at the Frankfort…

Frankfort Police to Host Coffee With a Cop Day on October 2

Community members are invited to join Frankfort police officers for the Fourth Annual National Coffee with a Cop Day at McDonald’s Restaurant at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 2 for informal conversations to build relationships, discuss public safety and enjoy a hot cup of coffee together. According to Police Chief Troy Bacon, “Coffee with a…

Clinton Prairie Takes Down Sheridan in Volleyball Action

Clinton Prairie improved its volleyball record to 8-9 on the year with a 25-17, 24-26, 16-25, 24-18, 15-8 victory over Sheridan Tuesday night. Prairie Stats: Aces: Hannah Wilson 5, Sydney Swan 4, Kylee Maish 3, Grace Carter 2, Keyra Fisher 1, Victoria Florence 1; Digs: Hannah Wilson 25, Kylee Maish 15, Keyra Fisher 14, Victoria…