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  1. Christian-Muslim panel continues to foster understandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | The Republic

    But now Columbus resident Tim Orr is sharing beliefs, religious practices and the like with seven area Muslims as part of a continuation of a local project of friendship and unity that sprang from something that could have been divisive: unexplained 2014 spray-painted graffiti messages from the Quran left on three local Christian churches. "What separates us is fear," said Orr, an adjunct lecturer in religious studies and a member of Terrace Lake Community Church.

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  2. Teaming up to cheer: Squad offers chance for kids to take spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | The Republic

    Brittany Carpenter, the Royalty Athletix co-owner and mentor who launched the group three years ago, understands that perhaps the most special need of the members of this nine-member squad is simple: The desire and the need to be like any other cheerleader, despite challenges such as Down syndrome, autism and other disabilities. "The whole point of all this is to give them a chance to do almost all the same stuff that other cheerleaders do," said head coach Summer Fateley, a Columbus East High School varsity cheerleader.

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  3. Royalty Athletix creates the 'Angels' cheerleading squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | The Republic

    Brittany Carpenter, the Royalty Athletix co-owner and mentor who launched the group three years ago, understands that perhaps the most special need of the members of this nine-member squad is simple: The desire and the need to be like any other cheerleader, despite challenges such as Down syndrome, autism and other disabilities. "The whole point of all this is to give them a chance to do almost all the same stuff that other cheerleaders do," said head coach Summer Fateley, a Columbus East High School football cheerleader.

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  4. Southern Indiana library toasts 200th year with open houseRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 30 | The Republic

    A library in a southern Indiana city is toasting its 200th year with an open house that will kick off a year of bicentennial events. The Jefferson County Public Library is scheduled to host a Wednesday evening reception with refreshments and a display of photos from its archive featuring Madison's historic downtown district.

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  5. Thinking about trying a cruise? Advice for first-timersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | The Republic

    Honeymooners Zach and Alyssa Bynum of Louisville, Kentucky, had never been on an ocean cruise until last summer when they sailed aboard Celebrity Equinox. "We enjoyed the atmosphere and experience, including the excursions and onboard activities," said Zach Bynum.

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  6. Musical Colonel: Reba McEntire to play KFC chaina s founderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 25 | The Republic

    The next Colonel Sanders is giving the character a little bit of "country music flair." KFC has picked singer Reba McEntire to play the founder of the fried chicken chain, the first female celebrity in the role.

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  7. Juanita CouchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | The Republic

    Survivors include her daughters, Madeline Carol Barger of Austin, Indiana and JoAnna Couch of Louisville, Kentucky; and son, Grant Couch of Columbus, Indiana. She is also survived by four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

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  8. Research aims to predict algae blooms on lakes, riversRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | The Republic

    There's a whole network of satellites, underwater robots and scientific tools watching for toxic algae on Lake Erie. But when it comes to predicting where and when harmful blooms will show up on the Ohio's rivers and reservoirs, there's still a lot of mystery.

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  9. Local Police, Fire a " January 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | The Republic

    EDITORS NOTE: The following information was summarized from the records of city, county and state police, fire and hospital agencies. Ronnie L. Richardson, 45, 2943 Rosewood Drive, Columbus, probation violation, 4 p.m., by the Bartholomew County Probation Department, held with no bond.

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  10. Fiery semitrailer crash shuts down I-65 in southern IndianaRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2018 | The Republic

    Authorities have shut down both lanes of Interstate 65 in southern Indiana after a fiery crash involving three semitrailers spilled hazardous chemicals and prompted evacuations. Indiana Stata Police say the crash occurred about 4:30 a.m. Wednesday about 40 miles north of Louisville, Kentucky, when one of the semitrailers struck the rear of two others that were stopped for a previous crash.

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  11. WWII bunkers to be demolished in IndianaRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2017 | The Republic

    A southern Indiana redevelopment group is moving ahead with the first phase of the planned demolition of nearly 180 World War II concrete bunkers that were once used to store explosive powder at an Army ammunition plant. Twenty-five of the so-called "igloos" that dot an industrial park will be demolished under a $287,500 contract recently approved by the River Ridge Development Authority, the News and Tribune reported .

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  12. Papa Johna s founder exiting as CEO weeks after NFL commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | The Republic

    Papa John's founder John Schnatter will step down as CEO next month, about two months after he criticized the NFL leadership over national anthem protests by players - comments for which the company later apologized. Schnatter will be replaced as chief executive by Chief Operating Officer Steve Ritchie on Jan. 1, the company announced Thursday.

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  13. College student brings Hollywood stars to tears at breakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | The Republic

    It wasn't Angelina Jolie or Jennifer Lawrence who got the most rousing applause at the Hollywood Reporter's annual Women in Entertainment breakfast on Wednesday. It was a college freshman named Carla Arellano.

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  14. Columbus native in coming faith-based TV series - Smoketown'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | The Republic

    Charlotte Battin found herself cast this summer as a main character's grandmother caring for a disabled family member for an upcoming national TV mini-series "Smoketown," scheduled to air sometime next year on the Trinity Broadcasting Network, according to a network spokesman. Columbus actress Charlotte Battin, known for her dance and dramatic performances locally, will appear in the Christian-themed TV series "Smoketown" to air next year on the Trinity Broadcasting Network.

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  15. JD LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | The Republic

    Throughout JD's life, he had two passions, one of which was being a loving dad, grandpa, brother and friend to many. The other was sports.

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  16. Local Police, Fire a " November 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | The Republic

    EDITOR'S NOTE: The following information is summarized from the records of city, county and state police, fire and hospital agencies. Goliath S. Hogan, 38, of 737 California St., Columbus, Bartholomew County warrant, 3:13 p.m., by the Bartholomew County Sheriff's Department, held in lieu of $2,500 cash bond.

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  17. The Latest: McConnell says Roy Moore should step asideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | The Republic

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The Latest on the debate over Roy Moore, Alabama's Republican nominee for the U.S. Senate, who faces allegations that he initiated sexual contact with a 14-year old girl decades ago.

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  18. Technology seeks to preserve fading skill: Braille literacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The Republic

    For nearly a century, the National Braille Press has churned out millions of pages of Braille books and magazines a year, providing a window on the world for generations of blind people. But as it turns 90 this year, the Boston-based printing press and other advocates of the tactile writing system are wrestling with how to address record low Braille literacy.

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  19. Religion News a " October 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The Republic

    Old Union Church of Christ - Pastor Kirby Rupp will deliver the message, "Things that are God's," during the 10 a.m. service Sunday at the church, 12703 N. County Road 50W, Edinburgh. Scripture will include Isaiah 45:1-7, 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10 and Matthew 22:15-22.

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  20. Russell J. RichardsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | The Republic

    Russell J. Richardson, 81, of Deputy, passed away on Thursday, October 12, 2017, at Norton Health Care Pavilion in Louisville, Kentucky.

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