Afternoon Crash on I-65 Seriously Injures Two

At 12:24 Thursday afternoon, emergency responders were called to the scene of a serious crash along I-65 southbound at the 141 mile marker, near Lebanon. Callers were reporting a vehicle had collided with a semi and possibly rolled over in the median. When emergency crews arrived they found two victims inside a red passenger vehicle,…

Clinton County Family YMCA Releases Current Happenings

The Clinton County Family YMCA is announcing the following programs and events are currently going on. Enroll In Learning Ladder We are now enrolling children ages 3 to 5 years of age for our Learning Ladder Early Learning Preschool and Childcare program. At the Y, we believe that early learning sets the foundation for a…

Indiana Students to Get Free FAFSA Filing Help

Financial aid professionals from all across Indiana will be volunteering to help collegebound students and their families open the door to financial aid during College Goal Sunday. The event is set for 2 p.m. (EDT), October 25. The free program assists Indiana students in filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA…

Library Awarded Capital Grant From North Central Health

The Friends of the Frankfort Public Library, Inc. is extremely pleased to be selected as one of the recipients of a generous capital grant made possible by North Central Health Services (NCHS) administered by the Tippecanoe Arts Federation (TAF).  We are overwhelmed with gratitude for the value they instill in helping improve the quality of…

‘Leading With 2020 Vision’ Thursday, October 15

The WILO/Chamber of Commerce “Leading With 2020 Vision” series continued Thursday morning with Rossville School Superintendent Dr. Jim Hanna. Asked if there will be changes in protocols in dealing with the coronavirus when they return from spring break, Hanna replied, “The mask will still be there. I don’t think things will change a lot. We…

INDOT Launches Online Public Survey for State Rail Plan

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) is now accepting public comments in a new online survey to update the Indiana State Rail Plan. The general public and rail stakeholders are encouraged to take the survey and share their opinions on today’s rail system in Indiana and what it could look like in the future. The online…

Frankfort Fire Department Responds to Field Fire

At 5:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Frankfort Fire Department responded to a field fire at County Road 150 S and 500 E. Upon arrival, firefighters began working to fight the fire and prevent it from reaching nearby woods or spreading through standing corn.    Frankfort firefighters were assisted by volunteer firefighters from Michigan, Johnson, and Kirklin…

DeWeese Named Outstanding Educator Award Recipient

Dr. Lorin A. Burt is described as one of the nation’s outstanding young men in the field of education, served as executive secretary to the Indiana School Boards Association (ISBA) from 1960 to 1967. Following Dr. Burt’s death in 1968, a memorial award was devised to be given annually to an outstanding educator for “overall…