Pedestrian Struck by Hit and Run Vehicle on I-465

At approximately 11:28 p.m. Wednesday, emergency personnel were called to a serious crash in the westbound lanes of I-465 near Emerson Avenue on the southeast side of Indianapolis. 911 callers were reporting a pedestrian had possibly been struck. When first responders arrived they found vehicles pulled off onto the shoulder and an adult female victim…

Frankfort Wrestlers Open Season By Winning Triple Dual

The Frankfort Hot Dogs wrestling team kicked off the 2020-21 season by hosting a triple dual. The Dogs went 3-0 defeating Blackford 63-10, Union City 52-18 and Wapahani 42-33. FHS also had five wrestlers that went 3-0 on the day: Elijah Anthony, Stephen Colby, Jimmy Ostler, Brenton Wood and Charlie Garcia. Frankfort gets back on…

People Need to Buckle Up and Designate a Sober Driver

Thanksgiving is normally one of the busiest travel times of the year. While the pandemic may have impacted plans with family this year, the Howard County Sheriff’s Office wants to remind motorists who do use the road to buckle up and drive sober this holiday season. “Due to the pandemic, we anticipate fewer vehicles on…

State Health Says 6,059 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana Department of Health Wednesday announced that 6,059 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 312,521 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard. A total of 5,232 Hoosiers are confirmed to…

One Person Killed, One Injured in Miami County Crash

At approximately 3:38 p.m. Tuesday, officers from the Indiana State Police and the Miami County Sheriff’s Department responded to a two-vehicle crash on State Road 16 near Miami County Road 500 West, in which one person died. The preliminary crash investigation by Senior Trooper Todd Trottier revealed that a Chevrolet passenger car was traveling westbound…

Howard County Sheriff’s Investigating Homicide

At approximately 12:05 p.m. Monday, the Howard County 911 Dispatch Center received a report of an unconscious and unresponsive subject in the area of 500 E. & 100 N. near the roadway. Deputies from the Howard County Sheriff’s Office along with the Greentown Town Marshal, Paramedics from Ascension St. Vincent and the Greentown Volunteer Fire…

‘Leading With 2020 Vision’ Wednesday, November 25

The WILO/Chamber of Commerce “Leading With 2020 Vision” series continued Wednesday morning with Healthy Communities of Clinton County Coalition Executive Director Lorra Archibald. Asked if there any good way of celebrating Thanksgiving, Archibald said, “I think everybody has to do what’s right for them and their family. Follow the rules the best you can, spread…

Zonta Club of Frankfort Begins 16 Days Campaign

The “Zonta Says No To Violence Against Women” (aka “Zonta Says NO!”) campaign includes the 16 days of November 25 through December 10, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women Day and Human Rights Day, respectively. The focus of the campaign is on actions to raise awareness and prevent violence against women…

2020 General Election Voter Turnout Report Released

Secretary of State Connie Lawson Tuesday announced that 65 percent or 3,068,542 of Indiana’s 4.7 million registered voters cast a vote in the November 3 General Election. The complete2020 General Election Turnout and Absentee Chart with voter statistics for each county can be viewed online athttps://enr.indianavoters.in.gov/site/index.html. The report was compiled by the Secretary of State’s office…