Local News

One Killed in Howard County Crash

At approximately 3:17 p.m. on August 7, the Howard County Sheriff’s Office 911 dispatch center received numerous reports of a multi-car vehicle crash on US 31 just north of US 35 (40.537899, – 86.122385). Howard County Sheriff’s Deputies along with members of St. Vincent Hospital and Galveston Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched to the scene.…

Witham Gives Three $1,000 Scholarships

The Witham Health Services Volunteer Organization is pleased to provide three $1,000.00 scholarships to Boone County High School Seniors pursing continuing education in a health related program. The Volunteer Organization awards the medical scholarships annually to provide support and encouragement to the recipients as they begin their college education. This year’s scholarship recipients are: Ryan…

Hoosiers Will Start Seeing State Refunds Checks in the Next Couple Weeks

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that Hoosiers who still haven’t received their $125 Automatic Taxpayer Refund can expect to see checks in a matter of weeks, state officials said. Folks across the state should also see the $200 payment approved during the special legislative session arrive soon, too. After a paper shortage delayed the first round of checks…

Gilbert Resigns as Football Coach, Teacher

The Clinton Central School Board officially accepted the resignation of George Gilbert as head football coach and history teacher. “George is going to be missed and we hope he stops by and see us from time to time,” said Superintendent Jeremy Fewell. “He’s going to spend some time with his family which is much needed.”…

New Phase for SR 26 Construction

INDOT announces construction on Phases Two and Three of the State Road 26 pavement rehabilitation project will begin on or after Wednesday, August 17. During Phases Two and Three, S.R. 26 will be closed between S.R. 75 (near Sedalia) and the Clinton/Howard County line (near Russiaville). The road will be closed to through traffic, but…

Senior Fair Scheduled for September 28

The 33rd Annual WILO Senior Fair will be held Wednesday, September 28, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Community Life Center, which is behind the First Church of the Nazarene at 2056 E. Wabash St., in Frankfort or right across the street from Frankfort High School. All seniors age 50-and-above are invited to…

Senior Fair Scheduled for September 28

The 33rd Annual WILO Senior Fair will be held Wednesday, September 28, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Community Life Center, which is behind the First Church of the Nazarene at 2056 E. Wabash St., in Frankfort or right across the street from Frankfort High School. All seniors age 50-and-above are invited to…

Body of West Lafayette Man Pulled From Tippecanoe River

Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating the death of a West Lafayette man after his body was recovered from the Tippecanoe River. On Saturday, at approximately 8:17 p.m., Carroll County Dispatch received a 911 call of a possible drowning that occurred near the area of 600 block of North 1225 West. Upon arrival, witnesses advised that…