Officers in Columbus responded to seven heroin overdoses over the weekend, plus two other drug overdoses.
Columbus is the only town from Indiana that is ranked nationally for start-up growth.
Columbus residents enjoyed the sculpture so much, they raised more than $40,000 to purchase it for the city.
Supporters met their fundraising goal in May to make the sculpture part of the city's permanent art collection.
Mayor Lienhoop says they are looking forward to defending their LGBT anti-discrimination lawsuit.
Recent events in Dallas and now in Baton Rouge called for a sign of unity among officers.
One group of residents in Columbus is trying to jump-start a shift to solar energy in their community.
Several cities and towns in Indiana have passed ordinances allowing for backyard chicken keeping in residential areas.
On this week’s installment of Ask The Mayor, Mayor Jim Lienhoop addresses biking, solar power and the recent Conference of Mayors.
The next hearing to consider amending the city’s animal care ordinance is scheduled for October 4.