A semitrailer hauling car parts started a chain-reaction crash in early morning fog at the intersection of U.S. 31 and Indiana 7. No one was seriously injured.


With about 25 percent of corn and 75 percent of soybeans in Bartholomew County already harvested, area farmers were optimistic about record-breaking yields.


Columbus Board of Works authorized the start of construction on a new 17th Street bridge over Haw Creek.