Duke crews continue work on power outage
Duke Energy expected to restore power Monday afternoon to all customers who lost power after a severe thunderstorm passed through Bartholomew County at about 3:34 a.m. Initially, about 342 customers reported power outages early Monday morning, some within the Columbus city limits and some in the county.
Arrests lead to discovery of $10,000 in cash
The arrest of two people early Thursday in Jennings County on drug charges resulted in the discovery and confiscation of more than $10,000 in cash in a plastic bag, police report.
Car accident causes Elizabethtown power outage
Almost 700 residents of southeast Bartholomew County lost their power late Sunday afternoon after a utility pole was snapped during a two-vehicle accident at a rural intersection between Elizabethtown and Grammer.
Minister: Civil rights leader's mission not yet reality
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream remains elusive, even in an age when a black president leads the country and people celebrate and remember King's legacy with a federal holiday.
Homicide suspect considers plea deal
An Elizabethtown man accused of reckless homicide in the death of a fellow bar patron last April is in the midst of plea negotiations with the Bartholomew County prosecutor's office.