Mattingly Captures Supreme Showmanship Crown

Recent Clinton Prairie High School graduate Josie Mattingly was named the winner of the Supreme Showmanship competition Thursday night in the CIS Livestock Arena at the Clinton County 4-H Fair. “I feel ecstatic,” said Mattingly after being named the winner. “Last year, I had the opportunity just to see how the Supreme Showmanship worked with…

Community to Open Cool Down Locations This Weekend

The City of Frankfort and Center Township will have cooling stations open on Friday and Saturday for residents needing to escape the excessive heat. The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning until 8 p.m. on Sunday. The heat is expected to have an indices reaching 105 to 110 degrees with the hottest…

Carroll County Swine Show Results Released

The following are the results of the 2019 Carroll County Swine Show held Thursday in Flora: BARROW SHOW BERKSHIRE CHAMPION- RYLIE LANUM                                         RESERVE- MAKINZIE MYERS CHESTER CHAMPION- TATUM GOYER                                       RESERVE – MEGAN WAGNER DUROC CHAMPION- ANDRE…

4-H Day on the Midway Moved Up on Friday

Clinton County Fair Council Chairman Jamie Blacker has announced that 4-H Day on the Midway will be held from 9-11 a.m. Friday at the Clinton County Fairgrounds instead of its normal 1-3 p.m. time slot due to the excessively warm weather that is expected once again on Friday. Each 4-Her gets a ticket and siblings…

One Deceased in a Three Vehicle Crash

At approximately 9:46 a.m. Thursday on SR 47 about one quarter of a mile north of CR 500 south (that is approximately three miles west of Crawfordsville) three vehicles collide sending two drivers to hospitals with one deceased as a result of her injuries. Trooper Nate Hampton of the Indiana State Police Motor Carrier Division…

Rough Growing Season Continues in Indiana

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that the latest data from USDA shows Indiana’s major grain crops are struggling in the field. As of Monday, the weekly condition rating shows 39 percent of the corn crop is good-to-excellent. According to USDA only two years in the past three decades have had a worse start – 1988…

Purdue Among ‘Top Colleges That Pay Off’

nside INdiana Business is reporting that with the ever-increasing cost of higher education, college students and their parents want to ensure they’re getting a good value for that diploma. A new report from CNBC seems to indicate that students who choose Purdue University will indeed get a return on their investment, especially those who choose…

Clinton County 4-H Swine Show Results Announced

Here are the results from the 2019 Swine Show held Wednesday at the Clinton County 4-H Fairgrounds: 2019 Clinton County Gilt Show Berkshire Champion – Kinzie Funk                              Reserve – Breanna Caldwell Chester Champion – Hudson Brown                         Reserve – Jacob Shoup Duroc…