Ken Hartman

Demolition Derby Cancelled This Weekend

The Clinton County Fair Council has cancelled the Demolition Derby rescheduled for this Saturday, Nov. 4, at the Clinton County Fairgrounds.  The council made its decision during its monthly administration meeting Wednesday evening.  The Demolition Derby was originally scheduled for Saturday, October 28th. Fair Council Chairman Jamie Blacker informed promoter Chase Thompson of the decision…

Clinton Prairie School Corporation Has Opportunity to Win Special $5,000 Grant from CF Industries

CF Industries is offering school districts where its distribution terminals are located, which includes the Clinton Prairie School Corporation, the opportunity to win a $5,000 grant. The special grant marks a milestone for CF’s Classroom Minigrant Program – the one millionth dollar contributed to local educators through a program whose minigrants average approximately $300. Starting…

Frankfort Police Taking Applications for Reserve Police Officer Positions

The Frankfort Police Department is accepting applications for Reserve Police Officer. A Reserve Police Officer performs duties related to law enforcement such as preventing crimes, investigate suspicious activity, apprehending violators, assisting persons in trouble, directing vehicular and pedestrian traffic, and enforcing traffic laws. Employment requirements are as follows: 1. Must be a Citizen of the United…

Be Sure to Set Your Clocks Back This Weekend

Everyone is reminded that Daylight Savings Time comes to an end this coming weekend as all of us need to turn our clocks backward one hour at 2 a.m. Sunday, November 5, to 1 a.m. Local Standard Time instead. This means we all get an extra hour of sleep that night. This also means sunrise…

Police Investigating Shooting on Bunnell Street

At approximately 10 p.m. on Tuesday, Frankfort Police were dispatched to the 300 block of North Bunnell Street for a man who reported he had just shot an intruder. Officers quickly arrived and attempted life saving measures, as well as detained the shooter. On Wednesday afternoon, Clinton County Coroner Amanda Abbott released the name of…

Frankfort Police Participating in No Shave November

Frankfort Police officers are forgoing their razors this month in favor of facial hair and contributing to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. According to Chief Troy Bacon, “A key part of the national No Shave November campaign is bringing awareness to cancer. Our annual participation in No Shave November has provided a way for officers…