The three champions of the first annual Columbus Junior Golf Tournament eyed their trophies on the practice green after winning their flights in 1967. From left are Ken St. John, Tom Hanou and Greg Keach. From The Republic archives


Donner Pool officially closed for the season because most of the lifeguard staff, composed of 27 college and high school students, had gone back to school.


Portions of River Road and County Road 500N closed for about a month while River Road was realigned to the east side of Flat Rock Cemetery.


Federal agencies considered a plan to locate a 23,800-acre supersonic jet-age airport about 10 miles north of North Vernon to link Indianapolis, Louisville and Cincinnati.