Around Columbus

Jan. 28


Volunteers in Medicine received a grant of more than $11,000 enough to allow the clinic to switch from paper charts to electronic medical records before the end of the year.


The Columbus East Olympians football team was reclassified as a 4A team for the 1993-94 season, dropping from 5A the previous two years.


Thirty-five doctors, 52 registered nurses, 21 practical nurses and nine “Candy Stripers” donated their time to immunize almost 2,000 children ages 12 and younger against measles during a “Stop Measles” project sponsored by Bartholomew County Medical Society. Members of Columbus Junior Chamber of Commerce furnished rides for parents and children who needed transportation.