2006

Property tax bills for most Bartholomew County residents were projected to drop, reversing a trend of rising taxes and falling tax bases.

1991

Bill Barton, director of the Joy Howe School, an alternative school for young people with emotional disabilities, received the 1991 William R. Laws Award at the Columbus Human Rights Commission’s annual meeting.

1966

Plans for spending more than $50 million for additions to plants and equipment during the next two years were disclosed at the annual Cummins Engine Co. shareholders meeting.