Jonathan Foust, left, 12, Mark Yeaton and Tim Bequeret, 12, worked together to prepare hundreds of bikes to be donated through the Cheer Fund in 2006. From The Republic archives


The “small learning communities” program at Columbus East High School was featured in a “Teaching and America’s Future” segment on PBS.


A fire fueled by vats of grease destroyed Ezzo Meat Co. in North Vernon.


Construction work began on Candlelight Village mobile home park on Rocky Ford Road.