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Clinton County Sheriff’s Office May 20 10:17 a.m. – missing person reported in the 1500 block of South Alhambra Avenue, Frankfort 3:04 p.m. – wanted person reported in the 200 block of East Walnut Street, Frankfort 3:13 p.m. – property damag

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Seniors' hard work pays off

SOFTBALL SCHOLARS: Frankfort softball seniors, from left, Jenna Rockhold, Kimee Kingma, Morgan Dean and Avery Drew missed most of Senior Honors Night due to their sectional game, but their awards were presented to them on the field after their 20-5 win over North Montgomery.

By AARON KENNEDY - akennedy@ftimes.com Approximately $2 million in scholarship money was handed out during Frankfort High School's annual Senior Honors Night on Monday in the school's auditorium. “It was a super good night,” said FHS principal Steve Edw

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City and county partner on infrastructure expansion

By AARON KENNEDY - akennedy@ftimes.com Clinton County and the city of Frankfort are partnering for a project that would expand water and sanitary sewer service west along the Ind. 28 corridor to the area surrounding the Interstate-65 interchange. An interlocal agre

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Rockhold receives honorable mention

Frankfort Senior High School Jenna Rockhold recently received an honorable mention for the Indiana Affiliate NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing. The award, sponsored by the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), OneAmerica, Women &

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Citizens take advantage of a sunny Saturday

STRIDES FOR STACY: Runners stride over the streets near Frankfort High School during Saturday’s 6th annual Strides for Stacy 5K Color Run. Organized by the Frankfort Education Foundation, the eventraises money for the Stacy Baugh Legacy Scholarship.

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Clinton County Sheriff’s Office May 17 10:47 a.m. – harassment reported in the 300 block of East Walnut Street, Frankfort 1:34 p.m. – reckless driver reported at West State Road 26 and North County Road 680 West, Rossville 4:54 p.m. – reckle

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Booth steps down as local United Way director

By AARON KENNEDY - akennedy@ftimes.com Board president Rick Stefaniak recently announced the departure of Carolina Booth as executive director of United Way for Clinton County, effective Friday, in order to begin work as a Community Development Officer with United

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COACH Kids celebrates year of mentoring

MARSHALL: Educator and mentor Josh Marshall was the keynote speaker at the annual COACH Kids Spring Banquet at Arborwood.

By AARON KENNEDY - akennedy@ftimes.com Youth mentoring was celebrated and mentors were honored during the annual COACH Kids Spring Banquet on Thursday at Arborwood in Frankfort. “It was fantastic,” said Susan Grasham, executive director of COACH Kids of

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Neighbors Helping Neighbors returns

Times staff - news@ftimes.com Frankfort Mayor Chris McBarnes announced on Tuesday the return of a program designed to help some of the city’s residents with the upkeep of their property. “Frankfort senior citizens, disabled veterans and physically chall

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Clinton County Sheriff’s Office May 16 9:24 a.m. – property damage accident reported in the 2000 block of North State Road 27, Frankfort 9:40 a.m. – harassment reported in the 800 block of North State Road 29, Frankfort 12:30 p.m. – harassme

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Summer Kids' workshop

ECOSYSTEMS: A student explores nature in Camp Cullom during last year’s Ecosystems class.

By AARON KENNEDY - akennedy@ftimes.com Schools will soon be out, but that doesn’t mean that there will not be fun ways to learn in the county over summer break. The Learning Network of Clinton County is currently registering kids entering grades 1-12 for its

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PACCC recognized for fundraising efforts

Efforts: The Purdue Alumni Club of Clinton County earned first place for the number of donations received and second place for the amount raised for local scholarships on Purdue University’s annual Day of Giving on April 24.The local club collected 130 total gifts, far outpacing second-place Purdue Alumni Club of Cleveland (83), and only the Purdue Alumni Club of Chicago ($8,671) collected a larger amount than the Clinton County club ($7,030.50). Thefirst-place finish earned the PACCC an additional $2,500 from the Purdue Alumni Association for use in its general scholarship fund. The PACCC will have its annual scholarship recognition dinner starting at 6 p.m. June 20 at Arborwood.

PACCC recognized for fundraising efforts

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IU Health breaks ground on new Frankfort hospital

GROUNDBREAKING: Posing for a photo during Friday's groundbreaking ceremony are, from left, Jim Moyer, Marilyn Riley, Shan Sheridan, Chris McBarnes, Josh Uitts, Steve Woods, Scott Shoemaker, Bert Weaver, Alan Dunn, Kelly Braverman, Vic Lechtenberg and Daniel Neufelder.

By AARON KENNEDY - akennedy@ftimes.com IU Health celebrated construction of the new Frankfort Hospital with a groundbreaking ceremony Friday morning, just west of the current facility on the south side of the city. A large crowd gathered for the event, including IU

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Rossville celebrates its graduating seniors and kindergartners

SENIOR WALK: Rossville Middle/Senior High School's graduating seniors paraded around the west side parking lot during the annual Senior Walk on Wednesday.

By AARON KENNEDY - akennedy@ftimes.com Rossville Middle/High School's graduating seniors walked a parade route wearing their caps and gowns during Wednesday's annual Senior Walk and Alphabet People. The "Alphabet People" were Rossville Elementary School's young stu

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Clinton County Sheriff’s Office May 15 4:30 p.m. – reckless driver reported at East County Road 150 South and South County Road 180 East, Frankfort 6:38 p.m. – intoxicated driver reported in the 50 block of Hobson Street, Mulberry 9:55 p.m. –

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TPA Park Aviary celebrates reopening

UNVEILING: Frankfort Parks Superintendent Travis Sheets, center, cuts the ribbon surrounded by city officals, employees and donors during Thursday's ceremony at TPA Park.

By AARON KENNEDY - akennedy@ftimes.com Frankfort Parks Superintendent Travis Sheets and his department hosted the grand reopening of the TPA Park Aviary on Thursday afternoon, and a crowd of dozens came to witness the ribbon-cutting ceremony before touring the newl

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CP Motorsports wins World Finals

CHAMPIONS: Clinton Prairie Motorsports won the evGrand Prix World Finals and Series Championship on Wednesday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

By AARON KENNEDY - akennedy@ftimes.com The Clinton Prairie Electric Go Kart Motorsports Team took first place in the High School evGrand Prix series after its No. 65 kart driven by Brady Myers won the World Finals, and teammate Cody Criswell finished 11th in t

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Footnotes

By Kathy Scircle - Branch Operations Manager, Rossville Library The Friends of the Rossville Library are holding their annual “Used Book Sale on the Porch” May 17 to June 1. There will be items of interest for adults and children – both fiction an

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Mountains of Memories - Donna Stonehill

By Janie Ford Lank - momthepoet@yahoo.com Donna Stonehill was born Donna Leslie on Nov. 5, 1947 in Terre Haute to Donald and Eunice Leslie. She was one of two daughters. “We moved a lot, and I went to four grade schools, two junior high schools and two high s

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YMCA Happenings

Summer Day Camp The best summer days are spent with friends experiencing new things and going on adventures through activities, field trips, sports, craft projects and outdoor education. Camp also includes songs, swimming, movie days and games that will allow the c

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Club Notes

Class of ’63 reunion The Class of 1963 met at 9 a.m. May 7 at Hoops Sports Bar and Restaurant. Those in attendance were Martha Aders, Bruce and Julie Aughe, David Beals, Bob and Shiela Boggess, Jan Crawford, Carole Ferris, Paul and Sandy Hale, David Hewlitt,

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Frankfort Police Dept. May 14 8:45 a.m. – shoplifting reported in the 1300 block of South Jackson Street 11:44 a.m. – overdose reported 4:15 p.m. – child neglect reported in the 1400 block of East Wabash Street 5:00 p.m. – threatening incide

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