Columbus’ Tom Pickett was selected as the 2007 Bartholomew County Senior Citizen of the Year in recognition of his years of volunteerism.


Developers from Fort Wayne presented plans to Hope Planning Commission for construction of a 16-unit apartment complex for senior citizens at an undecided location.


Incumbent Mayor Eret Kline won the Republican primary over challenger Delmar Wininger, 2,092 votes to 1,128.