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Buchanan: Bill to Increase Funding for Certified Technology Parks Passes Senate

A bill authored by State Sen. Brian Buchanan (R-Lebanon) that would increase the amount of incremental sales and income tax dollars a Certified Technology Park can capture passed the Senate unanimously Tuesday, Jan. 31. Certified technology parks attract high-tech businesses to Indiana by allowing a local government to allocate certain state and local tax revenue generated inside…

Gilbert Gets 13 Years

A man who eluded authorities for quite some time who was wanted on numerous charges was sentenced last Thursday in Clinton County Superior Court. 41 year old Matthew Gilbert is facing 13 years in prison on the charges he was wanted on previously. Those included possession of methamphetamine and narcotic drugs. At Thursday’s sentencing, Gilbert…

Fire and Ice Festival Set for February 11

The 8th annual Frankfort Fire and Ice Festival brings Ice Sculptures, Fireworks and the Circle City Fire Performers to downtown Frankfort on Saturday February 11th. Festival hours are published as noon to 8.  Carving will start early Saturday morning, however, and the festival will end after downtown fireworks starting at 7:30 Saturday evening. The Fire…

Girls Sectional Action Tonight On W-I-L-O

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Don Stock and Karl Kercheval bring you all the action tonight of Girls High School Basketball action. It starts tonight at the Lafayette Central Catholic Sectional with Carroll taking on Covington. Tip off is approximately 7:30 TONIGHT on W-I-L-O.    

New Leader for State’s Agriculture Economic Development Division

The Indiana State Department of Agriculture (ISDA) has promoted David Coates as the new director of the economic development division. He was previously the agribusiness engagement director for the department. Coates is a graduate of Wheeling University in Wheeling, West Virginia with a degree in Nuclear Medicine Technology. He has an extensive background in healthcare, workforce development…

Winter Weather Advisory Goes Until Noon

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Winter Weather Advisory until noon Monday for portions of central, north central, south central, southeast, southwest and west central Indiana. Freezing drizzle perhaps mixed with snow will be expected this morning. Total snow accumulations of less than one inch and ice accumulations of up to one…

St. Vincent Closing Frankfort Facilities

Ascension St. Vincent announced this past week that it is closing 11 immediate care clinics around Indiana, including Frankfort Primary Care and Frankfort Heart Care on East Wabash Street. Ascension St. Vincent said it will start notifying patients of the closures in the coming weeks and that most of the impacted facilities will close in…

Witham Health Services Volunteer Organization Offers Scholarships

The Witham Health Services Volunteer Organization is pleased to provide three (3) $1,000.00 scholarships to Boone County High School Seniors who are pursuing a degree or continuing education in a healthcare field. These scholarships are provided annually by the Witham Volunteer Organization to support and encourage the students as they enter their secondary education. Scholarship…

Inside The Huddle 1/28/23

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Coach Brady Wiles-Carroll: Coach Chad Geheb- Rossville: Coach Kale Morris-Clinton Prairie: Coach Don Helmick -Clinton Central: Coach Matt McDonald-Frankfort: Don and Jamie look at the preview of this weeks games: