Ken Hartman

Farmers Bank Holding Community Shred Day on May 1

Are you overwhelmed with papers you would like to get rid of? The Farmers Bank regularly organizes these events for their hometown communities to raise awareness to the ongoing issues of identity theft protection and recycling. Each ton of paper recycled saves 26 trees and is used for future paper products.  In past events we’ve…

State Health Says 770 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana Department of Health announced Monday that 770 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 708,779 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard. To date, 12,818 Hoosiers are confirmed to have…

20th Drug Take Back Day Scheduled for Saturday

On Saturday, April 24, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is sponsoring the 20th nationwide “Prescription Drug Take Back” initiative.  The “Take Back” initiative seeks to prevent prescription drug abuse and theft through proper disposal of prescription drugs. Collection sites will be set up nationwide for expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs which will be properly disposed…

Clinton County Under Freeze Watch Tuesday Night

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Freeze Watch for portions of central, east central, north central, south central, southeast, southwest and west central Indiana, including Clinton County, from Tuesday evening through Wednesday morning. Besides Clinton, other area counties impacted include Boone, Carroll, Fountain, Hamilton, Howard, Montgomery, Tippecanoe, Tipton and Warren. Impacted cities…

State Health Says 1,041 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana Department of Health announced Sunday that 1,041 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 708,067 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard. To date, 12,815 Hoosiers are confirmed to have…

High School Sports Schedule April 19-24

Monday, April 19 FRANKFORT — Boys’ golf at Kokomo, 4 p.m.; Girls’ tennis vs. West Lafayette, 5 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Baseball vs. North Miami, 5 p.m.; Softball vs. Western Boone, 5:30 p.m. CLINTON PRAIRIE — Boys’ and girls’ track at Crawfordsville, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 20 FRANKFORT — Baseball vs. Southmont, 6 p.m.; Softball…

Farmers Bank Moving to Mask Advisory on April 20

The Farmers Bank will be moving to a mask advisory at all locations beginning, Tuesday, April 20. We look forward to the return of “in-person” banking. To ensure the safety of our employees, customers, and community, we will continue to adhere to social distancing and basic safety protocols. What you can expect during your visit:…

Community Events

IU Health Arnett Hospital will be hosting a vaccination clinic the weekend of April 24-25, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. They have approximately 1300 vaccines available per weekend and they only provide the Pfizer vaccine so now is a great time to get your teen (16-17) scheduled. Parents/guardians are encouraged to go with their child…