On her first day as a Book Buddy in 2007, Carrie Vawter read with student Samantha Torres at Lincoln Elementary School. From The Republic archives


Thanks to a huge response to a last-minute call for help, Eastside Community Center collected more than enough food to host its annual free Thanksgiving dinner.


A proposed parimutuel ordinance that would have allowed horse racing in Jennings County was unanimously defeated by the Jennings County Council.


Mike Cota, who played both offensive and defensive end for the Columbus Bull Dogs, was named to the 1967 Associated Press all-state high school football team.