Looking Back – May 24

Columbus East seniors threw hundreds of papers into the air to celebrate their last day of school in 2006. From The Republic Archives

2006

Applied Labs, a local health care product company, bought the rights to the diaper rash ointment and skin protectant known as Boudreaux’s Butt Paste.

1991

Officers of Indiana State Police District 43 gathered at the Seymour Post for the annual memorial service honoring their fallen comrades, a total of 30 officers since 1933.

1966

Columbus Board of Works and City Building Inspector Herman Darlage agreed to condemn nine houses near 22nd Street and Keller Avenue if owners did not make arrangements to connect the residences to city water and sewer service within 60 days.