Demolition Derby Delayed For One Week

After consulting with members of the Clinton County Fair Council, Demolition Derby Promoter Chase Thompson has announced the Demolition Derby scheduled for the Clinton County Fairgrounds this Saturday, October 28, has been postponed one week.  The new date is Saturday, November 4.  The threat of inclement weather was cited as cause for the delay. Thompson…

New Partnership Announced to Improve High-Speed Connectivity in Indiana Schools

Indiana State Superintendent of Public Instruction Dr. Jennifer McCormick and Governor Eric J. Holcomb announced a new partnership to give all Hoosier students access to the tools and resources needed for digital learning-with high-speed internet in every classroom. The state is partnering with EducationSuperHighway, the nation’s leading non-profit focused on upgrading internet access in every…

Kokomo Joining Fight Against Opoids

The City of Kokomo announced today it is taking a necessary step to hold accountable the companies responsible for dumping millions of dollars’ worth of prescription opiates into its community, by filing a public nuisance lawsuit against the wholesale drug distributors that are responsible for the opioid epidemic. Kokomo is joining other cities from around…

Sheets Named New Frankfort Parks Superintendent

Announcing his return to leading the Frankfort Parks Department, Mayor Chris McBarnes has chosen Travis Sheets as the City’s new parks superintendent, pending the Common Council amending an ordinance that currently requires all department heads to live within the City limits. “Travis previously worked as the director of parks and recreation several years ago and…

Tech Support Provider Doubling Footprint in Hamilton County

Netfor, a provider of technical and customer-experience managed services, today announced plans to expand its footprint in Fishers, creating up to 97 new jobs by 2021. “Indiana’s economic momentum continues to flourish with growth from companies like Netfor,” said Elaine Bedel, president of the Indiana Economic Development Corporation. “Indiana has established itself as one of…

Frankfort Library Announces Concert Series Schedule

The Frankfort Community Public Library has announced the schedule for its Friends of the Frankfort Library Concert Series for 2017-2018. Lifelong Learning Coordinator Jamie Anderson said this will be the 25th year of the series and will open on Saturday, November 18, with Matthew Ball, also known as The Boogie Woogie Kid. “He actually used…

First Round Sectional Football Playoff Results

Sagamore Conference Friday’s Sectional Semifinal Games Tri-West (5-5) at Danville (10-0), 7 p.m. Western Boone (7-3) at Tipton (9-1), 7 p.m. Hamilton Heights (3-7) at Southmont (6-4), 7 p.m. First Round Sectional Results Mississinewa 65, Frankfort 20 Pendleton Heights 30, Lebanon 22 Hamilton Heights 37, North Montgomery 23 Southmont 49, Crawfordsville 7 Tri-West 41, Monrovia…

Pedestrian Struck and Killed on I-70

The Indiana State Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian that was struck and killed on I-70 Friday night in Hendricks County. Troopers are currently on scene trying to determine the facts surrounding the accident that has claimed the life of an individual that was reported walking along the eastbound lanes of I-70…