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General John Tipton bought the land now known as the city of Columbus, and named the town Tiptonia. When residents changed the town name to Columbus a year later, Tipton was so upset he moved. When he became the Highway Commissioner of Indiana and was given the task of building a highway from Indianapolis, IN to Louisville, KY, he constructed the first ever bypass road. Notable residents of Columbus have included Jamie Hyneman (Mythbusters host), shoe designer Chuck Taylor, author Ryan Nerz (Eat This Book), and producer Herbert Wright (StarTrek: The Next Generation).

Population: 40434
Local Newspapers: Republic Indianapolis Star
Local Sports Teams: Indianapolis Colts (NFL) Indiana Fever (WNBA) Indiana Firebirds (AFL) Indiana Pacers (NBA)
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Zip Codes associated with columbus, indiana: 47201 47203
Towns/Cities near columbus, indiana : Edinburgh Taylorsville Elizabethtown Seymour

Columbus News
Forrest the elf helps Columbus Firemen's Cheer Fund

Toys ready for delivery on Saturday, December 16, 2017 as part of the Columbus Firemen's Cheer Fund. COLUMBUS, Ind.

Deck the office halls: Manager brings spirit of Christmas to law firm

For the fifth straight year, office manager Debbie Sturgeon has transformed the law office waiting room, entryway, offices and welcoming area into what looks like an exquisitely decorated home at Christmas. Father Christmas stands in the corner and stockings are hung with care near the door proclaiming a winter welcome.

Bernard F. Brand

Bernard was a World War II Army veteran who served in Gen. Patton's Third Army. For 18 months, he fought in France, Belgium, Luxembourg and Germany.

Military news - December 16

U.S. Air Force Airman Caleb A. Foster of Columbus graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Foster, who graduated from Columbus East High School earlier this year, is the son of Tamage and Stacey Foster of Columbus, and the nephew of Ashley and Eric Walton of Elizabethtown, and Michael Edwards of Campbellsville, Kentucky.

Man gets no charges in dog shooting

Columbus police have completed their investigation and are not pursuing criminal charges against a former Bartholomew County sheriff and Columbus City councilman who said he was forced to shoot a dog attacking his pet. Kenny Whipker was walking his pet beagle, Tina, on a leash at 2:15 p.m. Dec. 4 in a residential area near Ninth and Lafayette streets when Whipker said he heard growling and saw a German shepherd mix go after the beagle.

Columbus organization honored for Haiti work

Children's Place International presented Columbus-based Konbit Lasante pou Limonad Inc. with its 2017 Children's Place International Midwest Hero Award at its annual fall event in Chicago. The event highlighted the special contributions of organizations based in the U.S. Midwest, the Caribbean and sub-Saharan Africa toward changing the future for children living in extreme poverty.

Local Police, Fire a " December 15

EDITORS NOTE: The following information was summarized from the records of city, county and state police, fire and hospital agencies. Melissa L. Mller, 37, of 71 Reo St., Columbus, Bartholomew County warrant, driving while suspended, 6:05 p.m., by the Indiana State Police, held on $10,000 bond.

Missing-person alert in Columbus cancelled

The Columbus Police Department had been looking for Danny Campbell, who was last seen driving a Black 2012 Toyota Venza with license plate RSA683. Campbell was located in Sellersburg by the Indiana State Police, according to Lt.

City, officials bask in new spotlight

The city served as the centerpiece for the movie "Columbus," released during the summer, which garnered international coverage and praise. That was followed by more notoriety with Exhibit Columbus and the 18 temporary installations starting in late August.

Police use stun gun on suspect in foot chase

A Columbus police officer used a stun gun to arrest a local man wanted on multiple warrants after he fled during a traffic stop. Officer Lukas Nibarger stopped a vehicle driven by Nicholas M. Richey, 22, of 835 McClure Road, at 1:45 a.m. Thursday near 17th Street and McClure Road, said Lt.

Autistic teen defies odds, begins project to help others

A Columbus North High School senior diagnosed with autism at age 2 is working to help individuals with disabilities advocate for themselves. Brandon Mitchell, 18, has developed 25 self-advocacy cards as part of his senior project to help individuals who may struggle to speak in public.

Little elf delivers load of toys

Columbus' real-life "Elf on the Shelf" has made a delivery of toys to the Columbus Firemen's Cheer Fund and plans to deliver even more toys to the Salvation Army this week. The adventures of 18-month-old Forest Schott, who entertains friends and family by wearing his red elf costume and embarking on funny pranks and situation comedy in photos, are now a national phenomenon.

Centerstone working to purchase building for opioid-treatment center

A mental-health provider is in negotiations to purchase a building in the Columbus AirPark as the possible location for a medical-addictions treatment program. Centerstone, a community-based mental health and addiction service, has operated in Indiana for nearly 60 years.

Plan4HealthSuccess Story: Statewide Collaboration in Indiana

Earlier this year in June, planners and public health professionals from around Indiana came together in Indianapolis to share information about Plan4Health work in Indianapolis/Marion County and Columbus, Indiana , and to introduce Planners4Health to attendees. The intent of the five-hour roundtable was to promote dialogue and elicit ideas for advancing coordination and partnership between the disciplines of planning and public health.

Good Samaritans put out Tasty Express fire

Three Good Samaritans helped evacuate part of a local shopping center and put out a fire in a restaurant at a shopping center along 25th Street. Columbus firefighters were called at 3 p.m. Monday to the Tasty Express at 1804 25th St. about a fire by someone who said flames were visible inside the restaurant and that an evacuation of the strip mall was underway, said Capt.

Group holding not so silent night

The Downtown Merchants Associations of Columbus is planning an evening of shopping and holiday fun from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday during "It's a Not So Silent Night," with extended hours and specials throughout the night. Free carriages rides are planned through the downtown, with two areas to start your ride: Viewpoint Books, 548 Washington St., and the small parking area next to PNC Bank, 333 Washington St. Watch for merchants participating in the elf hunt.

Around Town a " December 12

Kristen Brown for her letter to the editor Sunday and for continuing to be a voice of reason for otherwise voiceless taxpayers. Kristen Brown for your letter to the editor about high tax-and-spend city and county officials, who will be remembered next election.

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