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Radio Auction on WILO Wednesday Morning 10:05 AM

Don’t miss another fast-paced, fun, money saving Radio Auction on Community Radio…WILO. Karen Butcher and Russ Kaspar will host the auction with the WILO radio team answering your phone calls and taking your bids. The radio auciton at 10:05 Wednesday August 30th will be heard LIVE on WILO AM 1570 and WILO FM 96.9 FM.…

Large Numbers Turn Out For FHS Open House

Community members turned out in droves Tuesday night to get a glimpse at the new-look Frankfort High School during an open house held at the school. “The first thought is we have had a lot more people come through and tour the building than we thought would come and we’ve had more than last year,”…

The Farmers Bank Remains A Top 200 Bank

The Farmers Bank is pleased to announce they have once again been included in the American Banker Magazine’s ranking of the Top 200 Community Banks in the country.  American Banker Magazine ranks the best performers based on the bank’s return on average equity over the past three years.  This year, The Farmers Bank ranked number…

Overdose Awareness Night Set For This Thursday

Several groups and individuals are coming together this Thursday night to try and come up with solutions to overdoses plaguing the state of Indiana, including Clinton County. Center Township Trustee Kevin Evans has lined up speakers, music, and announcements made regarding resources that are available in our community. At 10 pm, there will be a…

Visit Indiana Looking for ‘Best of Indiana’

Inside INdiana Business is reporting the Indiana Office of Tourism Development is looking to Hoosiers to determine the “Best of Indiana.” Voting has opened on the Visit Indiana website and visitors will have two months to make nominations in three categories. The categories open for voting include Best Indiana Fall Festivals, Best Indiana Tenderloins, and…

Increase in Funds Sought for Wastewater Treatment

Two members of the Utility Service Board spoke to the Frankfort City Council Monday night regarding the need for an increase in funds to help take care of state mandated issues regarding wastewater treatment. Mayor Chris McBarnes said the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM), through state statute, has went forward with requiring additional phosphorous…

Friends of Mulberry Home Tour Set for Oct. 8

The Friends of the Mulberry Library will have their Home Tour on Sunday, October 8, from 1-5 p.m.This biennial fundraiser will raise money for two years of programming at the library. This year’s tour will feature three homes that are over a 100 years old, a cottage in the Mulberry Health community, and a barn…

No Trash Collection on Labor Day

There will be no trash collection on Labor Day, Monday, September 4, with Frankfort Street Department crews doing double pick up on Tuesday, September 5, for those residents living in the southwest and northwest sections of the City. Trash may be picked up earlier than what it might normally be for some households. So, to…