2006

Damage to Columbus Regional Hospital’s helicopter elevated a vandalism spree from mischief to a safety concern when the craft’s windshield was shot out and hit with paintballs on separate nights while it was parked on 17th Street near the hospital’s emergency room.

1991

Kyrmen Rea, class salutatorian at Columbus North High School, sang “Back Home Again in Indiana” and the nationalanthem before the afternoon session of the boys state basketball tournament at the Hoosier Dome.

1966

Ruth Ann Burbrink and Susan Morris were named valedictorian and salutatorian respectively at Columbus High School.