Robert Brookshire, left, a biology and physics instructor at Columbus High School, exchanged opinions on science textbooks with Demetrio Miranda, a college- and high school-level science teacher in Panama during the Jaycee Foreign Ambassador program in 1967. From The Republic archives


The U.S. Secretary of Education named St. Bartholomew Catholic School a 2006 No Child Left Behind Blue Ribbon School.


Health officials determined hypodermic needles found in the Grandview Lake area did not contain a hepatitis virus contractable by humans.


A total of $5,456 worth of federal food stamps were sold to 112 families, including 332 people, during the first month of sales in Bartholomew County.