COLUMBUS, Ind. — The Republic has won the Gold Baton award for its support of the arts.
Each year, the Columbus Indiana Philharmonic presents the award to a person, a family or community business that has demonstrated outstanding service to the community through extraordinary promotion and support of the arts, Philharmonic board vice president Peter King said.
"The Phil is one of those crown jewels in this community that we feel very strongly about," said Jeff Brown, president of Home News Enterprises, parent company of The Republic. "We want to continue supporting that."
Read more details in Wednesday's Republic.