Abby Blair, 11 months, has her face painted by Jenny Iatarola in the Hope Town Square Saturday during Hope Heritage Days in 2007. The Republic archives


Hundreds gathered at Hope’s town square to celebrate the 40th annual Hope Heritage Days with agricultural activities and a parade that opened with a World War II airplane flyover.


United Way volunteers reported the fundraising campaign, having brought in more than $358,000 in gifts and pledges, had outpaced last year’s.


Jeffersonville football player Larry Pelkey was jumped by four youths after a game at the Columbus high school field, suffering bruises to his stomach and rib cage.