2007

Matt Taylor was appointed Bartholomew County veteran services officer, ending a seven-month search after the death of Jim Griffin in October.

1992

Aiken Street Park in Hope was renamed in honor of Gene Norman, owner of Norman Funeral Home, for his longtime service to the community.

1967

Columbus Police Department claimed the honor of top pistol team in the state at the statewide pistol match in Columbus, beating the Lafayette team by one point.