The 2007 Mayor’s Arts Award winners were Howard and Carolyn Lickerman, community award; Kristen Cazenave, student award; Bob Anderson, small business award; and Paul Walker, arts education award.


Columbus Visitors Center took delivery of a new 31-passenger tour bus manufactured by Goshen Coach in Northern Indiana and powered by a Cummins engine.


Twenty-two dogs were freed from the city pound when the fence surrounding the facility was cut open by pranksters.