Looking Back – August 26


Criminal charges were filed against seven area teenagers who admitted to being bored over spring break and breaking more than 60 windows in a vandalism spree.


After receiving numerous complaints about speeding on heavily traveled roads, Columbus police set up a sign that clocked and flashed cars’ speed as a reminder to motorists just how fast they were driving.


Recruitment of skilled workers was a problem for local employers, but employment figures continued to inch upward according to the Indiana Employment Security Division.