Fake $100 bills were passed at several local businesses since Oct. 3, fooling retailers and making their way to local banks and attracting the attention of the U.S. Secret Service


Virginia Stoner was named The Republic’s Woman of the Year.


Lawns, rooftops and car windows resembled the sides of a frosted mug as temperatures dropped overnight to 29 degrees, causing the season’s first major frost in the Columbus area.