2006

Elisabeth Jones was named executive director of kidscommons.

1991

North Vernon Forge announced it would close permanently Aug. 30.

1966

Both Cummins Engine Co. and Arvin Industries moved up in rankings among the 300 largest industrial corporations in the U.S. Based on total sales, Cummins rose from 271st place to 245th, and Arvin improved from 451st to 403rd.