Looking Back – October 22


Columbus Police Department and Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Department received more than 30 reports of theft, burglary and shoplifting during a 36-hour period.


More than 50 area taxpayers attended a local hearing before the state Board of Tax Commissioners to protest increased local property taxes.


Bartholomew Consolidated School Board members voted to continue holding regular board meetings at schools periodically rather than at the corporation office to encourage teachers, parents and the public to attend.