Ken Hartman

Teacher Hailed as Hero in Noblesville School Shooting

A science teacher at Noblesville West Middle School is being hailed as a hero for helping to stop a school shooting. Jason Seaman was shot three times as he tackled a male student who opened fire with a handgun Friday morning at the Middle School. The former college football player at Southern Illinois University tweeted…

Community Foundation Grant to Benefit Central Swimming

The Clinton Central School Corporation is about to reap the rewards of a Clinton County Community Foundation grant aimed to upgrade the Clinton Central Aquatic Center. The Foundation awarded the school corporation $18,000 for the Clinton Central Summer Swim Club to upgrade the pool with the installation of six new starting blocks, foot chocks, grab…

Braden Business Systems Make Introduction to Clinton County

Braden Business Systems partnered with the Clinton County Chamber of Commerce Wednesday to launch a technology show for the local businesses, government offices, organizations, manufacturing and education industry. “Braden Business is here for them,” said Braden Business Account Manager Lisa Gray. “To help them with their everyday copying, printing, scanning, faxing, and IT needs. We’re…

Green Meadows Elementary Releases ‘All A’s’ Honor Rolls

Green Meadows Elementary School in Frankfort has released its ‘All A’s’ honor roll for the fourth quarter and the for the entire year. 5th Grade Fourth Quarter — Alexus Addy, Cesar Alanis, Christopher Angeles, Natalia Bazan, Sierra Black, KyAnna Brown, Kamryn Campbell, Klarissa Castaneda, Danika Chandler, Ana Chavez-Escobar, Brailyn Cline, Diego Cruz, Dalilah Diaz-Plascencia, Maria…

Frankfort Captures Clinton County Boys’ Golf Title

Frankfort captured the Clinton County boys’ golf championship Thursday at Deer Track. The Hot Dogs finished with a four-man score of 172 to win the tournament by eight shots. Clinton Prairie was second at 180 followed by Rossville at 189 and Clinton Central 228. Clinton Prairie’s Grant McGraw took medalist honors with a 2-over 38.…

Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Delphi for Three Days

A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) opens on Tuesday, May 29, for three days and is scheduled to close Thursday, May 31, in Delphi to help Indiana flood survivors. The DRC hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. during these days. Disaster Recovery Centers offer in-person support to individuals and business owners. Recovery specialists from the…

Mayor Says Shooting Has Prompted School Initiative

This morning’s heartbreaking news about the shooting at Noblesville West Middle School prompted me to go ahead and share an initiative I’ve been working with Frankfort Community Schools Superintendent Don DeWeese and Police Chief Troy Bacon on for the past several weeks. Planning is underway to greatly increase security at each of our three elementaries:…

Two People in Critical Condition Following School Shooting

Two people are in critical condition and a gunman is in custody after a shooting Friday morning at Noblesville West Middle School, located northeast of Indianapolis. The victims reportedly are a 13-year-old girl and an adult teacher. Their conditions are unknown. Noblesville Police Chief Kevin Jowitt said the situation unfolded fast when a student asked…

Frankfort, Clinton Central, Clinton Prairie List 2018 Graduates

Three of the four high schools in Clinton County — Frankfort, Clinton Central and Clinton Prairie — are all having graduations at 10 a.m. Saturday. The following is a list of graduates that were supplied to us by the schools along with the school’s valedictorian and salutatorian. Frankfort High School Valedictorian: Elizabeth Rhoda Salutatorian: Anghy…