Ken Hartman

Frankfort School Board Introduces Newest Member

The Community Schools of Frankfort announced their newest board member Barb Gerald at Tuesday night’s meeting. Gerald replaces former board member Mark Sheets, who left the board in March. Other board members include Sandy Miller, James ‘Bud’ McQuade, Mandi Mitchell, Karen Sutton, Annie Bacon and Kristen Beardsley.

Vaccination Clinic Set for Saturday at CC Fairgrounds

Clinton County Health Department Director Rodney Wann announced Wednesday morning on Partyline that they are going to have a Pop-Up Vaccination Clinic for the Moderna vaccine on Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Clinton County Fairgrounds. Wann added that walk-ins will be welcomed at this clinic and appointments are now being taken.…

State Health Says 1,233 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana Department of Health announced Wednesday that 1,233 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 701,971 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard. To date, 12,782 Hoosiers are confirmed to have…

Frankfort Captures Boys’ Track Triangular Meet

The Frankfort High School boys’ track team won a triangular against North Montgomery and Tri-West Tuesday, while the FHS girls’ team took second in their meet at FHS. The boys scored 67 points to outlast North Montgomery, who was second with 58, and Tri-West, who finished with 39. In the girls’ meet, North Montgomery won…

County Council Rescinds Resolution on Commissary Funds

The Clinton County Council unanimously approved a resolution that rescinded resolution 2017-05 Tuesday morning. This is in response to the Clinton County Commissioners’ lawsuit against the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office which questions the use of commissary funds and possibly hindering the investigation by the Indiana State Police and State Board of Accounts.     Here…

State Working To Minimize Appointment Disruptions

At the direction of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Indiana Department of Health has temporarily paused the administration of Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) vaccine following an announcement about a rare adverse event from the federal organizations. In the meantime, the state Department of Health…

SR 38 Bridge Over Wildcat Creek Will Be One Lane

The Indiana Department of Transportation announces the State Road 38 Bridge over the south fork of Wildcat Creek will be down to one 10’ lane beginning on or after Wednesday, April 14. This bridge is located just east of Dayton and traffic will be controlled at the bridge by a temporary traffic signal. This is…

State Health Delaying Single Shot Johnson & Johnson

The Indiana Department of Health is proactively notifying all vaccination clinics using the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to pause its use following news reports that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has called for additional review of its safety. The state has not received official notification of a directive to pause but is…