Ken Hartman

Judy Sheets Sworn-In as New Frankfort Mayor

Judy Sheets was officially sworn-in as the new Mayor of Frankfort on Saturday morning before a standing-room only crowd at Old Stoney. Sheets, who was beginning her fourth term as Frankfort Clerk-Treasurer, was elected to the position in a three-way mayoral caucus against Board of Works member Kenny Estes and Frankfort City Councilman Eric Woods…

Automotive Supplier Plans Clinton County Expansion

NHK Seating of America Inc. (NHK Seating), a manufacturer of automotive seats and related safety units and a supplier for Subaru of Indiana Automotive (SIA), announced plans today to expand its Clinton County manufacturing operations, constructing a new facility that will more than triple the company’s footprint. To support its growth, NHK Seating plans to…

Area Plan Commission Clears First Hurdle for Solar Project

The Clinton County Commission unanimously approved the concept of the Hardy Hills Solar Project in and around Kilmore Wednesday night. However, several steps remain to see this project all the way to its conclusion. “We are not the final say,” said Area Plan Commission President Dan Sheets. “The County Commissioners will have the final vote…

Boone County Under Winter Weather Advisory Until Thursday Morning

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for portions of central, east central, north central and west central Indiana, including Boone County, from 1 a.m. Wednesday to 1 a.m. Thursday. Snow is expected with accumulations of 2 to 4 inches with locally higher amounts possible. Surface and ground temperatures at…

NWS Issues Winter Storm Watch for Boone County

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Winter Storm Watch for portions of central, east central, north central and west central Indiana, including Boone County, until 1 a.m. Thursday. Heavy snow is possible from late tonight through late Wednesday night. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches is possible by Wednesday night.…

IHSAA Boys Basketball State Tournament Road Revealed

Four hundred two (402) teams were drawn Sunday and placed into brackets for the 110th Annual IHSAA Boys Basketball State Tournament presented by the Indiana Pacers and Indiana Fever. Sectional games are scheduled to begin Tuesday, March 3, and run through Saturday, March 7, with the regional round slated for March 14 and semi-states on…

High School Sports Schedule February 22-28

Saturday, February 22 LEBANON — Boys’ basketball vs. West Lafayette, 7:30 p.m. WESTERN BOONE — Boys’ basketball at Sheridan, 7:30 p.m. Friday, February 28 LEBANON — Boys’ basketball vs. Harrison, 7:30 p.m. WESTERN BOONE — Boys’ basketball at Clinton Prairie, 7:30 p.m.

India-Based Medical Device Manufacturer Establishing First US Facility in Noblesville

Panacea Medical Technologies (Panacea), an innovative medical equipment manufacturer that pioneers solutions for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, announced plans Wednesday to locate its first U.S. operations in central Indiana, with the goal of creating up to 65 new, high-wage jobs by the end of 2023. “We’re so grateful Panacea has chosen to establish…

Lebanon Police Investigating Armed Robbery at Speedway Gas Station

The Lebanon Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that was reported early Monday morning. At approximately 3:19 a.m., Lebanon Police Officers were called to the Speedway Station, located at 1335 South Lebanon Street for a report of an armed robbery that had occurred. The victim reported that two Black Males entered the store, one…

Verizon Wireless Robbed Saturday Afternoon in Whitestown

On Saturday afternoon, Whitestown Metropolitan Police Officers responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Verizon Wireless store. Officers were notified the store was robbed at gunpoint by two black males, wearing ski masks and dressed in all black. The suspects fled the scene prior to law enforcement arrival, possibly driving a dark…