Teresa Harris, Darcy Perkinson and Sugar Nicholson, from left in front, performed during the Jefferson Education Center's "Hats through History" musical in 1992. The students, juniors and seniors under the direction of Kay Long, referred to historic points in the 500 years since Columbus arrived in America and sang period songs. From The Republic archives


Rezoning that would allow construction of energy-efficient townhouses at 11th and Jackson streets cleared its first hurdle, the Columbus City Council.


A re-created Mill Race Park was dedicated in a day-long event of music, activities and performances.


Nancy Jurgemeyer of Maple Street, a senior at Indiana University, placed second in the Miss Columbus USA contest in Columbus, Ohio, the third year in a row the entrant from the Hoosier Columbus narrowly missed the top honor in the contest.