Looking Back – May 23


A $2.6 million projected shortfall in health care reserves had Bartholomew Consolidated School Corp. officials worried about a significant and unprecedented cash flow crisis.


Severe storms turned the sky over Bartholomew County to black as burning-rubber smoke and two tornadoes or funnel clouds were spotted 4 miles apart.


Columbus residents and businesses were given 30 days to get their back alleys equipped with proper facilities for garbage storage or face fines ranging from $1 to $25 per day.