Ken Hartman

IU, Purdue to Team Up for Ag Law Program

Inside INdiana Business is reportingthe Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in Indianapolis and Purdue University are collaborating on a new agriculture law program. Amy Cornell will lead the organizational efforts, including selecting a steering committee. The process of building the program is expected to take two years and involve determining the needs…

Fire Department Has Busy Week Planned for Fire Prevention Week

Focusing on fire prevention education, firefighters are visiting Frankfort schools as well as Heritage Christian Preschool and Learning Ladder Daycare during Fire Prevention Week this week to reach approximately 3,500 students with fire prevention presentations and fire drills.   According to Fire Chief John Kirby, this year’s theme is Every Second Counts, Plan Two Ways Out.…

‘Hocus Pocus’ Being Shown at TPA Park Friday

A free showing of the Halloween comedy, ‘Hocus Pocus’ will be shown near Shelter #5 in TPA Park this Friday evening beginning at approximately 7:45 p.m. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and come out to enjoy this family-friendly movie under the stars.

Library to Host Visiting Artists Workshops

The Frankfort Community Public Library is providing the youth of Clinton County, ages 8-18, with the opportunity to learn more about different performing arts.  There will be four Visiting Artists Workshops during the 2017-2018 school year.  Each one will focus on a different and unique performing art where the student will be able to learn…

Farmers Bank Employees Doing ‘Cares Day’

The Farmers Bank was closed on Columbus Day but its employees were out and about working on various projects in the communities they serve. In a release, Farmers Bank President and CEO Karen Gregerson said this event was called the Farmers Bank Cares Day. She said this was the first time they have done such…

Man Shot at Apartment Complex in Oxford

At about 4:40 a.m. Satruday in the town of Oxford, the Indiana State Police out of Lafayette received information from Benton County Sheriff’s Department of a subject sustaining non-life threatening injuries in a shooting that occurred at 306 South Crown Street apartments.. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Detective Brock Russell has alleged that the victim sustained…

Fairgrounds Track Dedicated in Honor of ‘Doc’ McClain

The Indiana Standardbred Association for harness racing held its state finals Saturday for 2- and 3-year-old trotters and pacers at the Clinton County Fairgrounds. Before the event, there was a special ceremony held to dedicate the new all-weather track in honor of a long-time harness man here in Clinton County John “Doc” McClain. “He had…

Community Events

The following is a list of community events going on in Frankfort and all of Clinton County:   VOLUNTEER MUSEUM WORK HOURS AT THE CLINTON COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM ON THE SECOND FLOOR OF OLD STONEY. THE FRANKFORT LIONS CLUB TEAM OF VOLUNTEERS IS HELPING PUT THE MUSEUM BACK TOGETHER AND WILL BE WORKING THROUGH THE…

High School Sports Schedule October 9-14

MONDAY, OCTOBER 9 FRANKFORT — GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL AT SOUTHMONT, 7 P.M. CLINTON PRAIRIE — GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL AT NORTH WHITE, 7 P.M.   THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12 CLINTON CENTRAL — GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL VS. VS. FRONTIER, CLASS A SECTIONAL AT SOUTHWOOD, 7:30 P.M. ROSSVILLE — GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL VS. FOUNTAIN CENTRAL, CLASS 2A SECTIONAL AT CLINTON PRAIRIE, 6 P.M.…