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TONIGHT: Clinton Central vs. Sheridan Wrestling Match LIVE and WORLD-WIDE on Hoosierland TV Thursday

Hoosierland TV and Bragg Sports Media Network will carry the Clinton Central vs. Sheridan Varsity Wrestling match tonight. Broadcast time on Hoosierland TV is 6PM Thursday, December 8.  The match will also be archived to view ON DEMAND after the live broadcast. CLICK HERE at 6PM Thursday to watch Clinton Central/Sheridan wrestling. Hoosierland TV partners…

Sources: Brohm Headed to Louisville

Purdue is about to start a search for a new head football coach. According to sources, Jeff Brohm is heading to his Alma Mater Louisville to take over the head coaching job there. Brohm led the Boilermakers to a 36-34 record in six seasons at Purdue, including a 17-9 mark over the past two seasons.…

Temporary Ramp Closure to I-65 Starting Next Week in Boone County

The Indiana Department of Transportation announces the U.S. 52 entrance ramp to I-65 southbound, near Lebanon, will temporarily close on or after Wednesday, December 14, for shoulder strengthening work, along with a shift into the project’s winter configuration. It’s expected to reopen on or after Thursday, December 16, weather permitting. The official detour follows U.S.…

Traffic Stop in White County Leads to Recovery of Stolen Mail

On Tuesday, with the assistance of the US Postal Inspection Service, Trooper Stinson completed an investigation into mail theft that spanned across two states.  On December 1, Trooper Stinson was patrolling Bicycle Bridge Road in the area of Springboro Road. He then observed a 2013 Cadillac ATS briefly stop at a mailbox in front of…

Boone County Justice Center Project Officially Underway

As of 1 p.m. December 5, the Boone County Justice Center Project was officially set underway at the Groundbreaking Ceremony/Press Conference. It is with the upmost appreciation that we thank all those who attended Monday’s event by showing support for the future of Boone County, IN. Sheriff Mike Nielsen and the Boone County Commissioners provided…

Fire Under Investigation

Frankfort Fire Department responded to a single family dwelling fire Wednesday morning. All occupants were out of the home when they arrived. Before firefighters arrived, the home owner tried to extinguish the fire. Once there, they found heavy smoke and flames coming from the rear windows and the attic. Fire crews quickly assessed the situation…

NWS Extends Dense Fog Advisory

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has extended the Dense Fog Advisory to 11 a.m. Wednesday. The advisory will originally set to expire at 9 a.m. Visibility one quarter to one half mile in sense fog is expected for the following areas: Clinton, Howard, Boone, Tipton, Hamilton, Madison, Delaware, Randolph and Henry counties. Western portions…

State Sending Over $3 Million to Accelerate Local Road Improvements

More than $3 million is headed to local communities to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to Boone County legislators. State Rep. Becky Cash (R-Zionsville) said the local funding from the Community Crossings Matching Grant Program is for road and bridge preservation, road reconstruction, intersection improvements, guardrail replacements and signage, and can cover material costs…

Citywide Leaf Collection Nearing Completion for the Season

Frankfort Street Department crews will start slowing down on leaf collection as we are nearing the end of the season. According to Street Superintendent, Jason Forsythe, the last day for leaf collection will be Friday, December 9.  “Our crews have been working hard picking up leaf piles around Frankfort. Thank you to the community for…