The Columbus North Bull Dogs won the school’s third football sectional title, beating Bloomington South 35-21. The Columbus East Olympians celebrated their fourth sectional championship by beating Franklin County 55-8.


Some of the coldest November temperatures on record, dropping from a high of 79 to a low in the 20s in less than a week, were predicted to reach 15 degrees by midweek, thrusting the Columbus area into an early winter.


Site clearing began for the new Deerfield Park housing project, the first local subdivision to feature sidewalks.