Looking Back – May 31


A 90-suite hotel, Candlewood Suites, was proposed for the central portion of The Commons Mall between Sears and the public area off Washington Street.


Hedy George stepped down as head girls basketball coach at Columbus North High School but retained her position as girls athletics director.


Mrs. Joseph P. Hilger was appointed by Gov. Roger D. Branigin to serve on the state board of public welfare.