Ken Hartman

Frankfort Police Seeking Info on Vandalism at TPA Park

The Frankfort Police Department is looking for information about the vandalism that occurred at TPA Park Monday night. An individual or individuals did very serious damage to the fountain at TPA Park. The damage was found Tuesday morning. Anyone with information is asked to call the Frankfort Police Department at 765-654-4431.

Traffic Stop Nets Four Pounds of Marijuana

At about 2 a.m. Monday on State Road 63 just north of US 136 (that is about four miles west of Covington) a speeding car was stopped and approximately four pounds of alleged marijuana was found in the inside of the car. Trooper Kevin Jeffries was stationary monitoring traffic when he got a reading of…

Award Winners Announced in Open Class Photography

At the Clinton County Open Class Photography Show and competition at the Clinton County 4-H Fair last week, Melanie Byers’ “Starfish” won first and Sweepstakes (sponsor Bernie J. Lohsl) in Class III Enlargements, then Judge’s Choice (sponsor Walmart) and Best of Show (sponsor Mary Patchett Photography), for a clean sweep of the event. Tara Henderson’s…

Indiana Manufacturer Increasing Boone County Workforce

Gravel Conveyors Inc. (dba GCI Slingers), a manufacturer of commercial materials placement machines, announced plans today to expand its operations in central Indiana, with plans to more than double its workforce and create up to 39 new jobs in Boone County by the end of 2022. “Small businesses are essential to Indiana’s economy, supporting more than…

25th Annual Hot Dog Festival Schedule Released

The following is the schedule for the 25th Annual Frankfort Main Street Hot Dog Festival in downtown Frankfort: Friday, July 26 11 a.m. Opening Kickoff (Witham Stage) please join us as we kickoff our 25th Annual Frankfort Hot Dog Festival. Sheltered Reality – (Witham Stage) Started in 1997 as a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization.…

17th Annual Indiana Star Party Set for July 26 and 27

On July 26 and 27, join us for the 17th Annual Indiana Family Star Party!  See the Milky Way stretch across the summer sky!  See the moons and bands of Jupiter, the rings of Saturn, and a ball of several hundred thousand stars in a space less than 150 light-years wide!  See all this, a…

Indiana State Police Participate In 6-State Trooper Project

The Indiana State Police along with Troopers from Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky, Michigan and Pennsylvania will be conducting state-wide patrols targeting violations of the “Move Over” laws in each of those states beginning Sunday, July 21, 2019. The project, which was initially started by the Ohio State Highway Patrol, encompasses the five states that border…

New Hunting Guide License Now Required

The Indiana General Assembly passed a new law this year that is now in effect (Senate Enrolled Act 363) requiring a Hunting Guide License for those that provide hunting guide services for money or other goods or services (barter or trade). The license costs $100 a year. The application for the license and monthly report…