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Amazon impact

INDIANAPOLIS — As the e-commerce sector continues to expand, so does Amazon.com Inc.’s already-sizable employment base. And although the pay at the cavernous facilities —...
Commons restaurants reshaped dining landscape

Securing restaurants to locate in The Commons since 2011 has been a game-changer for downtown. Operators of a few competing restaurants located elsewhere downtown said...
Health expert speaking at Democrats’ meeting

Beth Morris, director of community health partnerships at Columbus Regional Hospital, will be the guest speaker at at meeting of the Bartholomew County Democratic...
South Decatur group set for reunion event

The South Decatur High School Class of 1982 is hosting a reunion for the classes of 1970-89 from 5 to 11 p.m. Sept. 9...
4-H members shine at tractor contest

Staff Report Nine Bartholomew County 4-H members competed in the Indiana State Fair 4-H tractor competition, and seven earned top-three finishes, including three who earned...
Photo Gallery: United against hatred

Hundreds of Columbus and Bartholomew County residents gathered on the steps of Columbus City Hall on Sunday evening to stand united against the type...
Owners seeking buyers for downtown restaurant

The family that created an upscale Italian restaurant in downtown Columbus before the district's renaissance is looking for a new owner to carry on...
FFY Maker Studio open house planned

Foundation for Youth in partnership with Exhibit Columbus will have a Maker Studio Open House from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday in its...
Sheriff seeks $1 million more: Money from 2018 county budget would beef up patrol, jail staffing

Nearly $1 million in additional funding is being sought to operate the sheriff’s department and jail in Bartholomew County next year. Sheriff Matt Myers presented...
Local firefighter wins gold at World Police and Fire games

A veteran Columbus firefighter who competed in the World Police and Fire games for the fourth time won another gold medal and set a...

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