Boy Scout Luncheon Celebrates Scouting Values

Super Heroes come in all shapes and sizes. Frankfort Mayor Chris McBarnes and about 75 community leaders and youth celebrated the values and life changing aspects of the Boy Scouts of America program in Clinton County at the Annual Luncheon for Scouting at St. Matthew United Methodist Church.  On a “Super Heroes” theme, McBarnes spotlighted…

Indiana Population Rises, Lags Previous Growth Figures

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that the Indiana Business Research Center at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business says the state’s total population increased by its highest total since 2009. The IBRC says U.S. Census figures show Indiana added 32,800 residents in 2017, up 0.5 percent from 2016. More than half of the state’s 92 counties…

No Trash Collection Happening on Good Friday

With Good Friday, March 30 being a City holiday, Frankfort Street Department crews will not collect trash that day. Crews will do a double pick up on Thursday, March 29 for residents in the southeast and northeast quadrants of the City.   Trash may be picked up earlier than what it normally might be for…

Five Spring Cleaning Tips For Your Social Media

We’re finally there. Spring. And that I find… exciting! So, when thinking about spring, then spring cleaning, consider your social media clean up as well. When I read this week that an average brand has over 250 digital experiences now to manage online, if you have any type of digital footprint, you may not be far behind. That,…

Parks Department Postpones Trout Tournament

With winter weather forecasted for the Frankfort-Clinton County area this weekend, the Frankfort Parks Department team is postponing Saturday’s trout fishing event until later this spring. Everyone is encouraged to be extra careful with the potential incoming weather and stay tuned to the City’s Web site and Facebook pages for any weather updates and advisories.

Clinton County Under Winter Storm Watch Starting Friday PM

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Clinton County beginning Friday night through Saturday evening. Besides Clinton, other affected areas are Boone, Carroll, Decatur, Delaware, Fountain, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Henry, Howard, Madison, Marion, Montgomery, Randolph, Rush, Shelby, Tippecanoe, Tipton and Warren. This watch includes the cities of Frankfort, Anderson,…

Wood Sentenced to Three Years in Department of Corrections

Makayla Wood of Frankfort was sentenced to three years in the Indiana Department of Corrections Wednesday afternoon for her role in the death of 69-year-old Kathy Camp on October 24, 2017, following a two-vehicle crash at Main and Morrison streets near downtown Frankfort. The 20-year-old Wood was sentenced in Clinton County Superior Court by Judge…

Clinton County Road 1000 West over I-65 Closing April 2

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces Clinton County Road 1000 West or County Line Road Bridge over I-65 will close on or after Monday, April 2. The contractor will be replacing the bridge deck. The closure is scheduled to last for 60 days. Traffic will be detoured following C.R. 1000 W. to New Castle…