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.
Miami businessman Randy Garciga purchased Tanger Outlet Center at Seymour for $2.1 million.
The Indiana Department of Transportation announced plans to replace a severely deteriorating bridge built in 1910 over Clifty Creek just north of Hartsville.
The Distinguished Flying Cross, the country’s third-highest honor for heroism against an enemy, was awarded to Capt. Charles T. Ostick, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey F. Ostick of Columbus.