Ken Hartman

Carroll County ORV Accident Results in Fatality

Indiana Conservation Officers have identified the operator and passenger from the off-road vehicle accident that occurred early yesterday morning. The operator of the ORV was Quentin Smith, age 25, of Lafayette. The passenger was Derek Hufford, age 25, of Lafayette. Conservation Officers remind the public of the importance of wearing a helmet and other safety…

Community Events

The Frankfort Optimist Club’s Annual Christmas Tree Sale has begun. This year it is being held in the parking lot of Frankfort Plaza — just behind the Speedway gas station on east State Road 28. Hours are 4-7 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturdays and 1-7 p.m. Sunday. The sale will…

State Championship Football Results

Saturday’s State Championship Games At Lucas Oil Stadium Class 2A Western Boone (13-1) vs. Eastbrook (12-2), noon. Class 4A East Noble (14-0) vs. Evansville Memorial (12-1), 3:30 p.m. Class 6A Carmel (10-3) vs. Center Grove (8-5), 7 p.m. Friday’s State Championship Games At Lucas Oil Stadium  Class A Lafayette Central Catholic 29, Indianapolis Lutheran 28…

High School Sports Schedule December 2-7

Monday, December 2 ROSSVILLE — Girls’ basketball vs. West Lafayette, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, December 3 FRANKFORT — Girls’ basketball vs. Sheridan, 7:30 p.m.; Boys’ and girls’ swimming at North Montgomery, 6 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Girls’ basketball vs. Western, 7:30 p.m. CLINTON PRAIRIE — Girls’ basketball at McCutcheon, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 4 CLINTON CENTRAL…

‘Inside the Huddle’ Ready to Air Saturday Morning

WILO’s Saturday morning sports talk show “Inside the Huddle”  is all set for 9-10 a.m. Saturday morning. The show is sponsored by State Farm Insurance Agents Susan Kaspar and Tony Theofanis. We will have two very special guests this week. At 9 a.m., our very own sports guru Don Stock will be by to discuss…

Frankfort Police Offer Holiday Safety Tips

In the season of giving, Frankfort Police are offering holiday safety tips to help residents protect themselves and their property during the holidays and beyond. According to Police Chief Troy Bacon, police see a small spike in thefts and scams during the holiday season. “Sharing basic safety precautions everyone can follow is key in helping…

Community Thanksgiving Dinner Serves Over 650 People

Over 650 people received a warm meal for the holiday Thursday and didn’t have to spend the day alone.  None of this could have occurred if not for the generosity of the community of Frankfort.  Approximately 450 meals were delivered to residents in their homes and approximately 200 were served at the Neighborhood Center, including…

Holiday Festival of Lights Begins Thanksgiving Night

The Holiday Festival of Lights is not just well known in the City of Frankfort and Clinton County. It’s known all over the State of Indiana and then some. “We hover around a million lights all together,” said Frankfort Parks Superintendent Travis Sheets. “I say this is Indiana’s premier holiday light display. It really is.”…

Rossville Drops Season Opener to Lafayette Harrison

The Rossville High School boys’ basketball team opened its season Wednesday night with a 46-37 loss at home to Harrison. Trailing 11-10 after a quarter, Rossville was outscored 21-14 in the middle two quarters and trailed 32-24 going into the fourth quarter. The Hornets shot just 34.2 percent from the field in the game. Dirk…

Frankfort Police Arrest Rural Frankfort Female

Frankfort Police Narcotics Detectives arrested 25-year-old, Sarah Ummel of rural Frankfort, after a recent drug investigation.  Ummel was arrested for Dealing Methamphetamine on November 26.  When arrested, detectives found more drugs on Ummel and an additional possession charge was requested. Ummel was transported to the Clinton County Jail where she was formally charged by the…