The name of former Frankfort School District 157-C superintendent Leroy Olson sits on a plaque at Chelsea Intermediate School. He was superintendent for more than 25 years. Kirsten Onsgard/22nd Century Media
Dave Mosier finishes the interior of a window on the Frankfort Fire Protection District’s mock apartment. The 750-square-foot structure, located at Fire Station 3, will be used to educate children, seniors and other community members on fire prevention efforts. Photos by Kirsten Onsgard/22nd Century Media
February 15, 2017By Ryan Wallace, Freelance ReporterSports
Not long after completing four years of competitive cheer at Lincoln-Way East, Rachael Van Gennep could already sense a void in her life.
Terri Rossi (center), a former East athletic secretary, stands with Lincoln-Way East football players. Rossi — a longtime Lincoln-Way employee, honorary Griffins football captain and the wife of former Frankfort mayor Ray Rossi — died Feb. 4. Photos submitted
A parent’s discrimination complaint against Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210 reportedly led to amending several department practices involving swimsuits and mandatory physical education swimming classes, in addition to district nondiscrimination notices.