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Columbus, Indiana is located in Bartholomew County. Zip codes in Columbus, IN include 47202, 47201, and 47203. The median home price in Columbus is $179,000 which is roughly $86/per square foot. More Columbus information.

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Bartholomew County Courthouse in Columbus.

Residents of Columbus, Ind., enjoy one of the best combinations of higher incomes and lower costs of living in the nation, according to data released Thursday by the Commerce Department.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Republic

Arts groups evaluate Columbus' performing space

When area arts groups talk about the kind of performance space they want in Columbus, it brings to mind the famous fairy tale about the three bears.

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Daily Reporter

Missing Michigan kayaker's body found in S. Ind.

Authorities say the body of a missing kayaker has been found in the Flat Rock River in Columbus more than two weeks after he disappeared.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Republic

Cigarette cause of apartment fire

Columbus firefighters responded to a call of a residential structure fire only to learn that a discarded cigarette in a trash can had caused an apartment to fill with smoke, but no damage or injuries were reported.

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The Republic

Local Police & Fire

Dwight Eugene Whitaker, 46, 13500 U.S. 31 North, Edinburgh, body attachment , 7:33a p.m., Bartholomew County Sheriff's Office, held in lieu of $2,000 bond.

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The Republic

Leadership Columbus: Jerry Day

Education: Bachelor of Arts in Greek/Hebrew from Bryan College in 1982 and Master of Theology from Dallas Theological Seminary in 1986.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Republic

Flash mob serves as children's minister's send-off

No one seemed to know that a group of youngsters were up to anything special on a recent Sunday afternoon at The Commons playground in downtown Columbus.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Tribune

Editorial: I-65 fixes first stop on highway to better roads

Good highways are essential for economic growth, so it is heartening to hear the governor committing to improving one of Jackson County's vital transportation corridors, although the project targets an area north of us.

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The Madison Courier

Madison Courier 10K Walk/Run

The 35th annual Madison Courier Firecracker 10K Run was contested Saturday morning with Franklin College runner Kristopher Sandlin leading the field with a 31:44 win.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Republic

Officers, firefighters still looking for missing kayaker

Sheriff's deputies and firefighters searched the Flat Rock River banks Thursday but did not find the body of a missing 27-year-old Kalamazoo, Mich., kayaker.

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TheIndyChannel

4 students taken to hospital after smoking Spice

Four Columbus students were rushed to the hospital Wednesday after they admitted they overdosed on the synthetic marijuana known as Spice.

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The Republic

REMC members pick pair for board assignments

Dan Fleming and Curt Burbrink were elected to the Bartholomew County REMC board of directors Tuesday at its annual meeting in Columbus.

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The Republic

Benefit concert slated for next month in Columbus

A CMV benefit concert is planned for May 4 at the Fraternal Order of Eagles 655.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Williamson Herald

Franklin Tomorrow delegation tours Carmel, Indiana on Vision City Visit

Among those making the trip were Franklin City Administrator Eric Stuckey, Alderman Brandy Blanton, Vice Mayor Pearl Bransford, and Alderman Beverly Burger, along with business leaders such as Andy Marshall of Puckett's Gro.

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WISH-TV Indianapolis

Columbus students hospitalized after smoking Spice

School officials told 24-Hour News 8 another student at Columbus East High School noticed a boy getting sick and told the teacher.

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The Republic

Apartment complex up for May vote

A proposal to annex and rezone land planned for a luxury apartment complex on the city's west side will be considered by the Columbus City Council in May. Redwood Acquisitions, an Ohio developer, wants to build 130 single-story apartments near Carr Hill Road and Morgan Willow Trace.

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The Republic

Mill Race director retiring to enjoy - wonderful stage of life'

Bob Pitman, 64, has served since 1985 as executive director of the Bartholomew County Senior Center, renamed the Mill Race Center when the new facility opened in 2011.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Republic

Local Police & Fire

EDITOR'S NOTE: The following information was summarized from the records of city, county and state police, fire and hospital agencies.

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TheIndyChannel

Man accused of touching two kids at Wal-Mart

Freeze Watch issued April 14 at 9:57PM EDT expiring April 16 at 10:00AM EDT in effect for: Greene, Jackson, Jennings, Lawrence, Sullivan Freeze Warning issued April 14 at 9:57PM EDT expiring April 15 at 10:00AM EDT in effect for: Greene, Jackson, Jennings, Lawrence, Sullivan Freeze Watch issued April 14 at 3:51AM EDT expiring April 16 at 10:00AM ... (more)

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Republic

Co-workers comfort father at Columbus factory

Chris Abbott plays with daughter Aley Slusher-Abbott, 6. Abbott is learning how to go on with life after the tragic deaths of his wife Sirena Slusher-Abbott, son John Ryan and daughter Hailey in a duplex fire.

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