In October, Agrace Hospice & Palliative Care will offer volunteer orientation for area residents who are interested in brightening the lives of people with serious illnesses.
Author Susan Pare, a 1957 graduate of Columbus High School who started writing novels after she retired, has recently completed another mystery, and this one might look and sound familiar to local readers.
Many people want to give back to the community but may not have a lot of time to volunteer. In only about an hour, volunteer blood donors can help save lives and feel instant gratification.
The Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking candidates to serve as the 2017-18 Columbus Ambassador. Eligible candidates must be current residents of the city of Columbus and at least 16 to 18 years of age. Each candidate must complete a questionnaire and undergo an interview.
Wondering what’s happened in the year since the Columbus School District held its Launching a New Legacy event in which local residents identified goals for the district to work toward?
As a city employee for over four decades and the city clerk for almost three of them, Anne Donahue was always the person to ask about what form to fill out, where to locate a file or who to contact if you stopped at the City Hall with a question.
Rod Hill will teach an oil painting class at The Workshop on Tuesday, Sept. 12 from 6 to 9 p.m. Join Rod in creating a desert scene with oil paint on a 12-by-16-inch canvas. The scene is a vignette in an oval in the center of the canvas. The area outside the oval is acrylic; individuals can …
Laura Paine at Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship in Columbus, has been recently recommended to receive a $74,107 grant from the North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program for the project “Enhancing the Quality of Work-based Beginning Farmer Training Programs Throu…
The historic Dunbar popcorn wagon that George Hasey peddled popcorn out of in Columbus from 1928 to 1974 may soon belong to the City of Columbus and be on display in the first floor of the Fireman’s Park Pavilion.
CAMBRIA – One year into a novel efficiency project, an alliance of four rural Wisconsin school districts has saved money and offered students access to improved programming.
Former Wisconsin Gov. Martin J. Schreiber will be in Columbus Sept. 13 to discuss his book, “My Two Elaines: Learning, Coping, and Surviving as an Alzheimer’s Caregiver,” and to share lessons he’s learned as he’s cared for his wife.
Author Christine Keleny returns to Books & Beer on Sept. 28 at 7 p.m. at the Black Kettle to discuss her historical fiction novel “Rosebloom.” The story features 16-year-old Rose who runs away from her Wisconsin farm in the 1930s to seek adventure while working on a Mississippi riverboat.
The Workshop welcomes Betsy Lampert of Beaver Dam to the gallery for the months of September and October. Lampert’s oil paintings include still life and landscapes. Her work is noted for her fine attention to detail and vibrant colors.
Watch sorghum processing from field to jar at Sorghum Fest on the grounds of Savanna Oaks Community Center on the corner of Highway 16 and Savanna Road, across from the village of Fall River, on Saturday, Sept. 16.
The Volunteers of CCH will host a mum sale Sept. 14 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Columbus Community Hospital. A variety of colors and sizes of mums, grown by Lost Lake Acres Greenhouse, will be available for purchase. Asters and tri-color pots will also be available. Cash and checks are accepted…
The Columbus Area Senior Center and Columbus Public Library invite the community to the Fall Festival on Saturday, Sept. 9, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Columbus Journal took photos of business signs along the James Street corridor and used the letters to spell out "JAMES STREET." Do you recognize which signs the letters came from? Page through our gallery and see how many you can identify.
The Wisconsin State Capitol building is 100 years old this year. To mark the occasion, the Wisconsin State Journal is highlighting different aspects of this remarkable edifice.