Ken Hartman

Rose Acre Farms Host Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Rose Acre Farms recently hosted their community egg hunt and family fun day in Frankfort on Friday, April 12. Despite strong winds, hundreds of guests came out to TPA Park for the annual event. This year, the event featured games, agriculture trivia, a petty zoo, essay contests, egg decorating, magic shows, jugglers and a silent…

Troopers Investigating Fatal Crash on I-65 in Indianapolis

Troopers are investigating a deadly single vehicle crash that occurred on I-65 southbound near the I-70 interchange. Emergency crews were notified at 7:30 p.m. Saturday of a serious crash near an area known as the South Split. One motorist who stopped to help happened to be a nurse, she was able to give information to…

Education, Budget Dominate Final Legislative Breakfast

The fourth and final Legislative Breakfast of the current session took place Saturday with education and the budget taking center stage among those who attended. Around 50 to 60 people attended the event sponsored by the Clinton County Chamber of Commerce with well over half of the crowd clad in their red shirts representing teachers.…

WILO AM/FM to Host Radio Auction Wednesday Morning

WILO AM/FM will be holding a Bid and Save Radio Auction at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 24. This is a great opportunity to get some great deals at a wide variety of businesses in the area. There is no better way to get fantastic bargains on great merchandise. Items currently available will be from the…

Community Events

Thursday Thunder roars back around Veteran’s Park in downtown Frankfort on Thursday, May 2, from 5:30-8 p.m. Lots of great events are being planned for 2019. Thursday Thunder is held the first and third Thursday of each month through September with the exception of Thursday, July 4. Live music will be held on the third…

High School Sports Schedule April 22-27

Monday, April 22 FRANKFORT — vs. Rossville, 5:30 p.m.; Girls’ tennis at Western Boone, 5 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Baseball at Northwestern, 4:45 p.m.; Softball at Faith Christian, 5 p.m. CLINTON PRAIRIE — Baseball vs. Western Boone, 5 p.m.; Boys’ golf vs. Sheridan and Western Boone, 4:30 p.m. ROSSVILLE — Baseball vs. Faith Christian, 5…

Bacon Appointed to ICJI Board of Trustees by Governor

Frankfort Police Chief Troy Bacon was appointed by Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb on Wednesday to the Board of Trustees of the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute (ICJI). Bacon was appointed to the board which consists of John Boyd (LaPorte County Sheriff), Doug Carter (Superintendent, Indiana State Police), Rob Carter (Commissioner, Indiana Department of Correction), Bernice Corley…

ISP Will Announce New Direction in Delphi Murders Case

According to a press release, Indiana State Police Superintendent Doug Carter will be making an announcement of behalf of the Multi-Agency Taskforce on Monday in Delphi. The briefing will be given at the Canal Center, 1030 N. Washington St., Delphi, beginning at noon. Doors will open at 11:30 a.m. The media briefing will focus on…

Call for Help Leads to Domestic Violence Arrest

At approximately 5:13 a.m. on Thursday, Frankfort Police were dispatched to a domestic in the 600 Block of Railroad Street.  Upon arriving, Officers found a female victim who had fled the residence. Officers were alerted that the suspect was still in the house with children. Entry was made but the suspect had fled prior to…

Boogie Woogie Kid Coming to Library on May 4

The Friends of the Frankfort Library are excited to present the Boogie Woogie Kid on May 4 at 2 p.m. in the Elizabeth O’Rear Skanta Theatre. Theatre doors will open at 1:30 p.m. This concert is appropriate for all ages and would be a great family event.  Tickets are $13 each and can be purchased…