High School Sports Schedule September 24-29

Monday, September 24 FRANKFORT — Girls’ soccer at Western Boone, 5:30 p.m.; Boys’ tennis vs. Western, 5 p.m. ROSSVILLE — Girls’ soccer at Lebanon, 7 p.m.; Boys’ tennis vs. Cass, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 25 FRANKFORT — Girls’ volleyball vs. Clinton Central, 6 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Girls’ volleyball at Frankfort, 6 p.m.; Boys’ and…

McBarnes Will be Hoosier Storyteller on September 29

Please come join us on another adventure, as we bring another Hoosier Storyteller to the Skanta stage.  Frankfort Mayor Chris McBarnes will speak at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29 in the Elizabeth O’Rear Skanta Theatre.  Come listen to him talk about his childhood and growing up as a teenager.  Learn about what made him…

Frankfort Police Awarded Grant to Reduce Drug Exposure

An Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant has been awarded to the Frankfort Police Department by the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute to help reduce officer exposure to harmful drug particulates. According to Chief Troy Bacon, the grant funding of $3,283 will be used to purchase an Air Science Purair Basic Ductless Fume Hood that officers…

‘Gridiron Game of the Week’ to Feature Cass at Western

The “Gridiron Game of the Week” on WILO-AM 1570 and WILO-FM 96.9 will feature Cass at Western in an East Division matchup in the Hoosier Conference. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. Western improved to 4-1 overall and 1-0 in the East Division of the Hoosier Conference with a 55-0 victory over Hamilton Heights, while…

Staffing Resources Job Fair At Rossville Library

Staffing Resources is having a 4 hour Job Fair at the Rossville Community Library Wednesday September 26th from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Pay will be up to $16.09 per hour.  These are long term, direct hire positions with full time status and benefits after 90 days. —General Assembly —Warehouse/Forklift Operators —Machine Operators —Welders —more —-1st,…

FHS, FMS On ‘Lock Out’ for Almost 30 Minutes Thursday

Frankfort High School and Frankfort Middle School were both placed on ‘Lock Out’ for a short period of time Thursday afternoon due to a shot being fired in an apartment on Maish Road just north of the railroad tracks. Community Schools of Frankfort Superintendent Don DeWeese said they were notified of a shot fired in…

Italian Manufacturer to Establish North American Headquarters in Indiana

Governor Eric J. Holcomb and Delaware County officials joined Filtrec S.p.A., an Italy-based manufacturer of filters and filter elements, in Milan this week as the company announced plans to locate its first U.S. operation in Indiana. The company will invest $1.3 million to establish a facility in Daleville, which will serve as the company’s North…

CAST Group Has First Meeting Since School Began in August

For the first time since school started back in August, the group called CAST (Communities and Schools Together) met Wednesday morning at the Education and Administration Center in Frankfort to discuss transportation, health services and had demonstrations on what school nurses and secretaries do on a daily basis. CAST meets eight times in a calendar…