Facing property tax caps under a House bill going before the Indiana Senate, Columbus Mayor Fred Armstrong expressed concern over an estimated loss of $2.78 million in local funding and Bartholomew Consolidated School Corp. potentially faced a loss of more than $150 million.


More than 30 residents of the nearby Reddington area sued Texas Eastern Oil Products for contaminating land, water wells and cattle with petroleum leaking from storage tanks on 80 acres of tanks and underground caverns.


Mr. and Mrs. James Stahl and Mr. and Mrs. Dean Wagner purchased Hoosier Sporting Goods from Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Hartley.