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Harry McCawley, associate editor of The Republic, awaited his fate in the dunking booth during a downtown Christmas lights fundraiser in 2007. From The Republic archives

2007

Bartholomew County was one of 21 counties to avoid a sternly worded letter from the state demanding information to determine if homes, businesses and land were fairly assessed.

1992

Columbus Police Department captains began monthly neighborhood meetings aimed at giving residents public forums to voice their concerns.

1967

Public health authorities investigated reports of air pollution caused by Union Starch and Refining Co. that hospitalized a 3-year-old Edinburgh girl.