A groundbreaking ceremony was held for the $24.9 million expansion of Bartholomew County Jail. Construction was estimated to take about two years.


Cummins Engine Co. announced a partnership with KamAZ Inc. of the Soviet Union, the world’s largest heavy duty truck manufacturer, to produce up to 150,000 engines, called the KamDizel, per year.


Columbus City Council voted to annex the 90-acre Candlelight Village mobile home park site along the north side of Rocky Ford Road.