Clinton Prairie Takes Down Sheridan in Volleyball Action

Clinton Prairie improved its volleyball record to 8-9 on the year with a 25-17, 24-26, 16-25, 24-18, 15-8 victory over Sheridan Tuesday night. Prairie Stats: Aces: Hannah Wilson 5, Sydney Swan 4, Kylee Maish 3, Grace Carter 2, Keyra Fisher 1, Victoria Florence 1; Digs: Hannah Wilson 25, Kylee Maish 15, Keyra Fisher 14, Victoria…

Study Says Recess Before Lunch Can Benefit Students

Putting schoolchildren on the playground before lunch may be the best way to boost their appetites while cutting food waste and discipline problems, says a new study from Ball State University. But the majority of school administrators don’t realize the potential benefits and still feed students first before allowing them to hit the swings, monkey…

Kokomo Police Department Issues Stats From Campaign

Over a 25-day period, Kokomo Police Department issued 82 traffic citations and made 4 arrests as part of the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over mobilization. About 230 Indiana law-enforcement agencies joined thousands nationwide to increase roving patrols, saturation patrols and sobriety checkpoints. Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over is supported with National Highway…

International School Launches Capital Campaign

The International School of Indiana has publicly launched a capital campaign to establish a unified campus in Indianapolis. As part of the ONE ISI campaign, the school is looking to raise $6.5 million to build a new school building for pre-elementary and elementary students at the site of its middle and high schools. The public…

Boil Water Advisory Lifted on Ohio Between Fudge and Hoke

Frankfort Water Works has lifted the Boil Water Advisory on Ohio Street between Fudge and Hoke Avenues. Frankfort Water Works have completed their water main work activity on Ohio St. between Fudge and Hoke  and the water mains have been flushed and tested. Your tap water is now safe to use for drinking, making ice,…

FHS Named One of 10 Smarter Football Programs for 2019

Frankfort High School received a surprise of a lifetime Tuesday when the team learned they were chosen as a winner of Riddell’s 2019 Smarter Football Program. Players and coaches were notified with a special congratulatory message from Riddell brand ambassador Peyton Manning. Riddell’s annual program received more than 800 applications this year and is donating equipment to…

Holcomb Named ‘Government Leader of the Year’

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that the Indiana Chamber of Commerce has named Governor Eric Holcomb the 2019 Birch Bayh-Richard Lugar Government Leader of the Year. The chamber says the governor’s Next Level agenda, specifically its focus on the opioid epidemic, led to his selection. Holcomb will be presented with the award later this fall…

Person Killed in Crash on State Road 26 Identified

WLFI is reporting that the person who was killed in Sunday night’s crash on State Road 26 has been identified. Jade Cook of Kokomo was the person killed in the crash on State Road 26 at County Road 850 East. He would have been 48 years old Tuesday. The crash happened about 10:30 p.m. Sunday…