Purdue Touts Startup Totals

Inside INdiana Business is reporting Purdue University says it has reached 100 startups with intellectual property through the Purdue Research Foundation, as well as another 65 based on company-owned intellectual property. The school says the startups have attracted more than $230 million in funding and support over 200 jobs. Purdue says, of the 165 Purdue-affiliated…

Milling Work Begins Friday in Frankfort

This year’s paving program begins tomorrow with milling on Rossville Avenue from Morrison Street to Green Street. Plans call for three other paving projects to be worked on Friday including milling on Paris Street from the dead end to John Street, Short Columbia from McKinsey to Avery Street with crews wrapping up for the day…

Frankfort McDonald’s Will Hold Grand Reopening Thursday

McDonald’s in Frankfort is celebrating the completed inside and out remodeling of its store on East Wabash Street. Starting at 7:00 AM Thursday October 26th, the first 100 people inside the newly remodeled Frankfort McDonalds store receive an “All Day Breakfast Sandwich” a week for one year.  Then at 10:30 the Clinton County Chamber of…

Marijuana Plants Found in Tipton County Home

At approximately 2:14 a.m. Tuesday, a joint drug investigation by the Indiana State Police, the Tipton Narcotics Team, and the Tipton Police Department led to the arrest of Matt Blessing, 34, Goldsmith, IN. Blessing was incarcerated in the Tipton County Jail to face criminal charges for maintaining a common nuisance, possession of a syringe, possession…

Greenfield Man Arrested for OWI After Driving to ISP Post

On October 24, Indiana State Trooper Patrick O’Keefe arrested a Greenfield, Indiana man for operating while intoxicated after he drove to the Indiana State Police Bremen Post to speak to the trooper. O’Keefe had made arrangements to meet Scott Schroeder, age 57, at the Indiana State Police Bremen Post to retrieve some of his belongings…

Halloween Fun at the Frankfort Library

A festive Halloween spirit is descending upon the Frankfort Community Public Library this October with the events Halloweentown Movie Marathon in Harry’s on Oct. 28 & 29, Monday Matinee showing of Gremlins on Oct. 30, and  Free Family Movie Night and costume contest in the Skanta Theatre on Halloween. Enjoy free popcorn, water, and candy…

Paris Street Has Been Reopened

Clinton County Central Dispatch has announced that Paris Street between John and Railroad streets was reopened to traffic a little after 2 p.m. Wednesday after being closed for most of the day per the authority of the Sewer Department.

Frankfort City Council Amends Ordinance to Allow Department Heads to Live in Clinton County

The Frankfort City Council approved an ordinance amending the residency requirements of department heads for the City of Frankfort Monday night. “Now, the city department heads may reside in Clinton County,” said Frankfort Mayor Chris McBarnes. “I don’t think it should become commonplace. Rather, it should be greatly the exception. But I think there are…

Police Investigating Fatal Accident Near Downtown

One person was killed in a two-car accident on Morrison Street between Main and Columbia streets near downtown Frankfort early Tuesday afternoon. Police say witnesses saw a car heading east on Morrison, exceeding the speed limit. The car hit a tree, a wall and another car that was heading west on Morrison before it flipped…