Looking Back – October 26


Neighbors of the old Golden Casting foundry on 10th Street expressed concern that progress on the clean-up of the site had slowed to a stop.


In sectional football play, the Columbus North Bull Dogs fell to Bloomington South 28-6, and the Columbus East Olympians lost to Terre Haute South 30-16.


A rain and electrical storm driven by near-tornadic winds hit Columbus and Bartholomew County, causing power failures, downing trees and damaging buildings in a wide area, especially in and around hard-hit Elizabethtown.