Fleeing Ukraine, a mother joins her son in Columbus, welcomed by a Russian host...


When Ivan Bondar came to the United States as an exchange student in September 2021, little did he know that his life and the lives of those in his native Ukraine would be turned upside down.

Columbus East High School students named Lilly Scholars


Two Columbus East High School seniors are Bartholomew County’s 2023 Lilly Scholars.



Kimberly Graham Hart

Samuel Stewart

JoAnne Hon

Larry Steven Foster

Jerry Wayne Nugent