Looking Back – August 16


A tornado carved a mile-long swath of damaged barns, toppled trees and missing roofs in southeast Jennings County. No injuries were reported.


John Whittington, son of Charles and RoAnne Whittington, and Molly Tobias, daughter of Bill and Dacia Tobias, were named Outstanding 4-H Boy and Girl at the annual 4-H Fair completion party.


A special city park show, complete with guest speakers and a military band, was conducted in the Eastbrook Plaza Shopping Center parking lot to honor American servicemen and women serving in Vietnam.