Clinton County Under Wind Advisory Until 10 P.M. Tonight

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Wind Advisory from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday for Clinton County and surrounding areas. Strongest winds will be this afternoon and evening. Wind gusts around 45 mph are possible. Winds will blow around unsecured objects. Driving could become difficult for some vehicles. Besides Clinton, other…

Lottery Increases to Largest Jackpot in U.S. History

Tuesday’s Mega Millions jackpot increases to an estimated $1.6 billion. Powerball is an estimated $470 million and Hoosier Lotto is an estimated $18.8 million. No tickets matched all six numbers in the Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 Mega Millions drawing. The numbers from that drawing are 15-23-53-65-70 and the Megaball number is 7. No tickets matched…

Rokita to Hold Town Hall Meeting Sunday at Neighborhood Center

As your United States Representative, I find it important to be out in the community and hear from the people who I proudly serve. I will not shy away from public meetings. Hoosiers know that the American Constitution gives us the right to the freedom of expression through the First Amendment. Let us express this…

Wanda Mitchell to Resign from City Council November 1

Clinton County Republican Chairman Jim Moyer has announced that he has received a vacancy in the office of Frankfort City Council District 5 created by the resignation of Wanda Mitchell. Mitchell submitted her resignation October 15 with an effective date of November 1. Pursuant to IC 3-13-11-4, you are hereby notified of a caucus to…

58-Unit Apartment Development Planned for Downtown Kokomo

Four Star Partnership announced plans for a 58-unit apartment development at 401 E. Sycamore Street in downtown Kokomo. The apartments, a $6 million private investment, will feature three new buildings and the restoration of historic building. Construction on the project is expected to begin November, 2018 and be completed by February of 2020. “This is…

Purdue Begins Work on Discovery Park Center

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that construction has begun on a five-story, 145,000-square-foot building designed to serve as the entryway to the $1.2 billion Purdue University Discovery Park District. The university says the Convergence Center for Innovation and Collaboration will be a resource hub for technology commercialization and entrepreneurial activities. The building will be located along State…

New Look At Clinton County Daily News, WILO, Shine 99

Drive by our Barner Street office day or night and you will see our new look. One of our advertisers, Clifford Signs, just designed, built and installed our new sign at one of our studio locations. Some of the design work was also inspired by Terris Ayres who will be doing a matching inside lobby…

Identity Released on Body Found on County Road 500 East

The body found in Clinton County Tuesday has been positively identified as 25-year-old Kyra L. Boehning of Flora. Indiana State Police say the investigation has been completed and no foul play is suspected. Her body was found Tuesday around 2:52 p.m. on County Road 500 East just north of State Road 28. This is the…

Meetings to Focus on Proposed Rail Corridor

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that a slate of public meetings next week will focus on recent efforts and remaining steps to secure funding for a proposed passenger rail line between Chicago, Fort Wayne and Columbus, Ohio. The first will be in Lima, Ohio, while the latter three will be in Indiana — Fort Wayne,…