Members of the Cosmopolitan Club planted daffodils at Mill Race Park in 1966. Participants, from left, were Mrs. Paschel Nichols and Mrs. Peter Emery, both from England; Mr. John Hanou, Holland; Mrs. Alvin Wagner, Indonesia; Mrs. John Priddis, Trinidad; and Mrs. Emerson Finley, Germany. From The Republic archives


Counterfeiters passed $1,600 in fake cash to a local retailer using what police said was some of the most realistic bogus money they had seen.


Residents of the area woke up to smoke and related odor from 580 fires in West Virginia, Georgia, Kentucky, Ohio, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.


Columbus residents began using the new five-digit zip code on personal mail.