Community Foundation Names Lilly Endowment Recipient

One Clinton County student has been named a recipient of a four-year, full-tuition scholarship as the Clinton County Community Foundation 2019 Lilly Endowment Inc. Community Scholar. Jenna Rockhold, daughter of John and Amy Rockhold, will receive full tuition to an accredited public or private nonprofit Indiana university or college of her choice and a $900…

Humane Society Issues Open Letter to Community

An Open Letter to the Clinton County Community From:  Humane Society of Clinton County Board of Directors The Humane Society of Clinton County Board of Directors has remained silent too long. We have chosen to take the high road, thinking that was the best way to deal with the transition from one staff to another.…

National FFA Convention to Remain in Indianapolis

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that one of the state’s largest conventions will remain in Indianapolis. The National FFA Organization has announced Indy will continue to host the National FFA Convention & Expo through 2031. The announcement comes two months after the organization set a new attendance record at the 2018 convention, which drew 69,944 people.…

County Road 500 East Will Be Closed in Two Areas

Clinton County Central Dispatch has announced that County Road 500 East from State Road 26 to County Road 800 North, and County Road 500 East from County Road 700 North to County Road 630 North will be closed all day (Tuesday). Duke Energy is working in the area.

Civil Rights Leader Coming to Kokomo in January

For the 15th year, Ivy Tech Community College Kokomo is presenting its “Doing the Dream” events honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. In January, a series of programs for area school students, as well as a community banquet on Jan. 31, will feature a guest speaker who is recognized internationally as a dynamic…

Two Arrested for Theft at Meijer Supermarket

At approximately 5 p.m. Saturday, Whitestown Metropolitan Police Officers were dispatched to the Meijer Supermarket for a theft in progress. Boone County Dispatch advised responding officers that a white male suspect wearing a gray sweatshirt exited the Meijer, and was running through the parking lot southbound. The male had pushed a cart filled with merchandise out…

FPD Seeking Help to Identify Dark Colored Passenger Car

The Frankfort Police Department has received complaints about a dark colored, 4-door passenger car approaching children at a bus stop near the Clinton County Boys and Girls Club. If anyone has any information about this, please contact Frankfort Police Department Investigations at 765-654-4277 or text 888777 from your mobile phone and include “Tip FrankfortPD” followed…

Christmas Trash Pickup Schedule Announced

The Frankfort Street Department will be picking up trash on Monday December 24, for residents in the southwest and northwest sections of the city. Please have your trash out by 7 a.m. If anyone has any questions contact the Street Department at 765-659-2912.