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Community Heroes Day Saturday

Public invited to community meeting with public safety agencies Frankfort, Ind. – Public safety representatives from the Frankfort Fire and Police Departments and the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office will join members of the Indiana Army National Guard to host a Frankfort Community Heroes Day as a community wide event this Saturday at the Frankfort National […]

Fire Chief releases department statistics

Kirby outlines activity from January – May Frankfort, Ind. – At the most recent Board of Public Works meeting, Fire Chief John Kirby outlined the Fire Department’s activity statistics from January 1 – May 12 of this year with 869 total calls happening during that time. “Of the 869 calls, 560 were fire-related and 309 […]

Smoke Alarm Blitz Community Involvement Day April 9

Volunteers needed to help reach goal of 1,000 alarms installed Frankfort, Ind. – In their ongoing mission to enhance residents’ safety by sharing information and installing smoke detectors to those without one, Frankfort firefighters, Clinton County Red Cross volunteers and fire cadets will conduct a Smoke Alarm Blitz Community Involvement Day on Saturday, April 9. […]

April 2 Battle of the Badges to raise funds for scholarships

All-Star games pit high school seniors against alumni that evening Frankfort, Ind. – In their annual match-up on the hardwood, Frankfort firefighters and police officers will host their annual Battle of the Badges Saturday, April 2 at 1:00 p.m. in Frankfort High School’s Case Arena to raise funds for local scholarships. Public safety officials are […]

Holiday Heroes to make holidays brighter for area families

Initiative is partnership between Frankfort firefighters and Clinton County Boys & Girls Club Frankfort, Ind. – The upcoming holiday season will be much brighter for several area families thanks to the caring dedication and hard work of the Clinton County Boys & Girls Club working in partnership with Frankfort firefighters. According to Fire Chief John […]

ADM check presentation to FFD for SCBA bottles - November 2, 2015

ADM grant awarded to Fire Department for air bottles

Frankfort, Ind. – Having successfully applied for a grant from Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) Company, the Frankfort Fire Department was awarded $5,000 today for the purchase of SCBA (self-contained breathing apparatus) bottles. According to Assistant Fire Chief Ed Cripe, the Department will have to replace 20 bottles in 2016 as they will have reached their […]

Drug arrests, trash-recycling, handling of code violations up; structure fires, theft, burglary and robbery down

City departments’ stats point in right direction at conclusion of last 200-Day Plan for 2015 Frankfort, Ind. – At the conclusion of the McBarnes administration’s fifth 200-Day Plan, drug arrests are up, structure fires are down, handling of property maintenance complaints are up and trash and recycling collection amounts have increased while major crimes of […]