Stephanie Rayburn, 8, gave Katie Starr, 9, a spin on a one-person merry-go-round at Freedom Field in 2006. From The Republic archives


Thieves stole purses, wallets and other valuables from more than 20 vehicles, most of them unlocked, on the city’s north side.


Bartholomew County Health Department began investigating whether DPT shots it administered led to high fever and other adverse reactions in four area children.


Construction costs of $52,000 for Fire Station No. 4 on 25th Street received tentative approval from the city fire department’s advisory commission and moved a step forward to Columbus Board of Works.