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Amy Costisick of Richards Elementary School, her hair done up in classic Roman fashion, tried her hand at eating grapes Roman-style during a banquet held at the end of her sixth-grade class's study of ancient Greeks and Romans in 1992. From The Republic archives

2007

Zaharako’s Confectionery was purchased by a local nonprofit group, Columbus Capital Foundation, which hoped to have the historic downtown business restored and reopened in time for the Christmas season.

1992

Shawn McGuire, an employee of Rose and Walker Dry Wall and Insulation Supply, jumped into the bone-chilling waters of Tipton Lake to rescue Rusty, a 10-month-old Pomeranian owned by Don and Edith Carr, after the dog fell through thin ice.

1967

Ninth District U.S. Rep. Lee Hamilton of Columbus was appointed to the House Post Office and Civil Service Committee in Washington.