Parks board members unanimously approved Mark Jones as the new parks director Monday night in Columbus city hall.
About 5,000 military and civilian personnel are starting a two-week disaster training exercise today.
Ivy Tech Community College has named Chris Lowery Chancellor of its combined Columbus and Southeast regions.
After a federal judge ruled Indiana's ban on same sex marriage was unconstitutional, some county clerks would not issues marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
Columbus Regional Health is providing additional medical services for Bartholomew County schools employees starting July 15.
Bartholomew County commissioner Richard Flohr says a new committee will evaluate an ordinance that regulates confined animal feeding operations.
Residents living within the current 812 area code region will have to dial using 10 digits starting Sept. 6.
A Hoosier native who served in WWII and the plane he flew, came to Columbus Friday to teach people about the war efforts.
The Columbus City Council shifted the parks director's salary after the mayor demoted the then-parks director to marketing coordinator.
Former parks director Ben Wagner resigned this week five months after being demoted to marketing coordinator.