Around Columbus

Jan. 30

 

News around Columbus and the surrounding area as reported on or about this date in the pages of The Evening Republican and The Republic 10, 25 and 50 years ago.

2005

Sparkle Car Wash employees washed more than 1,300 cars in a week during a winter weather slowdown.

1990

Sixty-eight traffic accidents were blamed on icy roads.

1965

License branches in Columbus and Hope began opening Wednesday mornings for customer convenience.