Parsons Named Chief Practice Officer for IU Health Arnett

James Parsons, P.T., FACHE, has been announced as the Chief Practice Officer for the Indiana University Arnett Physicians group covering the west central region, which includes IU Health Arnett, IU Health Frankfort and IU Health White Memorial. Parsons joined IU Health Arnett in January 2015 as service line director for Neuromuscular Services, where he was…

Hoosier Schools Among ‘Best Colleges in America’

Inside INdiana Business is reporting nearly two dozen Hoosier institutions are included in MONEYmagazine’s rankings of the Best Colleges in America. More than 700 schools are on the list, which was determined by a number of factors in three categories, including quality of education, affordability and outcomes. The University of Notre Dame is the highest ranking Indiana…

Full VIDEO: WILO Education Summit

The WILO Education Summit was held Wednesday, August 15, from 9:30-11 a.m. at Kaspar Broadcasting, 1401 W. Barner St., Frankfort.   The summit was broadcast LIVE on WILO AM/FM and on WILO TV.  The entire broadcast as seen on WILO TV: Guests were Don DeWeese, Community Schools of Frankfort Superintendent; Ralph Walker, Clinton Central Superintendent;…

$13.8 Million Project Will Resurface I-65 in Boone County

The Indiana Department of Transportation announces a construction project on I-65 will begin on or after Monday, August 20 in Boone County. This project will resurface I-65 from one and one half miles south of State Road 39 to just north of I-865. This work is planned for the overnight hours to minimize the impact…

Unknown Driver Leaves Scene of a Four-Vehicle Crash

At approximately 6:56 a.m. Tuesday on I-65 north bound near the 161 mile marker (that is three miles north of the SR 28/158 exit), an unknown vehicle changes lanes colliding with another vehicle which sets off a chain reaction involving two other vehicles. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Darrick Scott of the ISP Commercial Vehicle Enforcement…

One Person Killed in One-Vehicle Crash in Kokomo

At 10:52 a.m. Tuesday, the Howard County Sheriff’s Department responded to a personal injury automobile crash at US 35 and the Davis Road Overpass.  Upon arrival it was discovered that there was one vehicle involved. From evidence at the scene, a White 2019 Freightliner Truck was being driven southbound on US 35 at the Davis…

City Council Gives Final Approval to Frito-Lay Expansion

The much anticipated Frito-Lay expansion project got its final approval Monday night as the Frankfort City Council voted unanimously to approve a pair of resolutions designating an economic revitalization area for real property tax abatement and personal property tax abatement. “This is big time,” said Frankfort Mayor Chris McBarnes. “It puts Frankfort right in the…

One Airlifted from Three Vehicle Crash on I-65

At approximately 9:45 p.m. Monday on I-65 northbound near the 159 mile marker (that is one mile north of the SR 28/158 exit), a dump truck rear ends vehicles stopped for road construction causing one passenger to be air lifted from the scene. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Jeremy Piers has revealed that a 2017 Mack…