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Kirklin Community Easter Egg Hunt

Story contributor Pamela Clements The Kirklin Hoosier 4-H Club along with The Kirklin Volunteer Fire and EMS sponsored the annual community Easter Egg Hunt. It was held April 20, 2019 at the Kirklin Town Park. Almost 100 children ranging from zero to twelve braved the chilly damp morning for over 3000 eggs. There were plenty…

Pinewood Derby And Scout Fair

Sugar Creek District Cub Scouts held their annual Pinewood Derby and Scout Fair Saturday, Sugar Creek District is comprised of Scouting units from Montgomery, Boone, Clinton and part of Hendricks Counties. The scouts build their own race cars from a block of wood and raced them down a 35-foot 8-lane aluminum track. Cars reach 200+…

3rd Annual Walk-A-Mile For Autism

Autism Society of Indiana’s Clinton County Support Group held their 3rd Annual Walk-A-Mile for Autism Awareness & Acceptance event on Saturday, April 13 in the FHS auxiliary gym. Gena Carson, Event Coordinator, reported there were over 100 individuals in attendance and 9 Service Providers on hand to provide information to individuals and their families with…

Rotary Club Italian Buffet A Friday Night Success

The Frankfort Rotary Club held its 32nd Annual Italian Buffet and Silent Auction on an evening when Clinton Countains had an array of many choices for dinner. The event held in the Edward Jones Community Building always draws a large attendance to support the Frankfort Rotarians. Guests enjoyed a large buffet of pastas and sauces with…

Community Comes Together To Benefit Officer Rob Bales

Aunt Ruth organized a Soup/Silent Auction for Rob Bales. Several of Frankfort’s Police officers served food to those that attended. There were many kinds of soup,hot dogs, pies, brownies, and drinks provided. It was a great turn out with approximately 150 people attending to honor Rob. Rob at the age of 57 was diagnosed with…

St Patrick’s Day $1000 Countdown At Moose Lodge

The Frankfort Moose Lodge #7 held it’s 2019 St. Patrick’s Day party and $1000 countdown March 16th with great dinner, specials, and get up and dance music by the Aktiviti Band. This was the bands final performance and no one was disappointed. Great vocals and high energy made it hard for everyone to stay in…

Grand Openings Held Downtown Frankfort

The Grand Opening Saturday at Frankie’s Cafe and Nickel Plate Lofts attracted a crowd to mark the opening of a high profile corner in Frankfort. Chamber of Commerce, Shine 99’s Mike and Cindy along with Erick Dircks contributed with Photos, video and drone photos. Mayor McBarnes also attended the special event. Check out the photos…

Motivated Teen Opens Her Own Business

Meet Kaylah Bolender-Heaton. This local 18 year old and Her new restaurant “ Pink Spoon Cafe” is conveniently located at 110 S. Main street in Kirklin Indiana. This young woman is amazing. She is currently a Senior at Clinton Central set to graduate this spring with honors. In her spare time she has been active…

Covington Ends Clinton Prairie’s Sectional Hopes

There was absolutely no stopping Convington’s 3 point attack Friday night at Dephi in the Semi Final of Sectional play. Clinton Prairie could not connect on their normal 3 point shots and went to the locker room at half time trailing 33-22. In the end Covington beat the Gophers 69-48. Covington will take on Delphi…