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Marketing to the masses for Monday’s eclipse

450 North Brewing Co. is planning an eclipse watching party beginning at 11 a.m. Monday, featuring the company’s Great Eclipse Beer on tap or...
Interest in solar phenomenon heats up among area residents

The solar system is preparing to give the United States the show of the century when the “Great American Eclipse” reveals itself Monday. Columbus East...
2 arrested on drug charges after traffic stop

Staff Reports A traffic stop in the northern part of Bartholomew County resulted in the arrest of two car passengers on drug- related charges. Bartholomew County...
Pie contest to benefit Whitcomb house project

The Hayden Historical Museum is hosting a pie-baking contest at 11 a.m. Sept. 2 as part of the Pioneer Days event and to benefit...
Mini hospitals face big hurdle

INDIANAPOLIS — When is a hospital not a hospital? That question could be worth millions of dollars to health systems in central Indiana, as some...
Positive test for West Nile Virus found locally in mosquito

Mosquitoes collected in Bartholomew County have tested positive for the West Nile Virus for the first time this year, health department officials said. The virus...
Hangin’ at the café: Church’s after-school program a hit

NORTH VERNON — The start of every new school year produces familiar scenes: yellow school buses transporting students, children carrying their books in backpacks...
Local man, woman accused of theft from storage units

Staff Reports Columbus police arrested two people for taking items from a storage unit facility after receiving a report about suspicious people carrying bolt cutters. Columbus...
No viewing glasses? No problem

Warnings abound on the need for protective viewing glasses if you want to view the solar eclipse, but the new issue is availability. A quick...
Auto expert to speak at event

An automotive industry expert will share his insight on trends and provide context to data to help Columbus stakeholders understand potential local impact when...

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