Central Parts and Machine has been in business since 1963, with locations in Columbus and Albion. The previous owner, Al Kluever, will run the machine shop operations at the Columbus location.
The Central Parts and Machine stores will be re-branded to Arnold Motor Supply, joining over 60 other locations throughout the Midwest. The company already has several Nebraska locations.
Complete story in the Feb. 10 Albion News and Boone County Tribune.