2007

Columbus residents Larry and Joanne Cheek won $600,000 in the first Hoosier Lottery Powerball Power Play game of the year.

1992

Lewis Smith of Columbus won $23,000 and a trip to the Bahamas in a game of “Hoosier Millionaire.”

1967

A thief managed to get himself locked in Harold’s Cafe on Fourth Street after closing time and made off with more than $500 in bills and change.