John Harden, left, and Randy Allman, students in an all-boys home economics class at Columbus High School, mixed yeast rolls for a Thanksgiving meal in 1967. From The Republic archives


About 40 people volunteered to form a committee to plan a proposed privately funded dog park in Columbus.


With Bartholomew County United Way pledges totaling only 67 percent of a $1.6 million goal, campaign workers extended the pledge deadline in the hopes of preventing a shortage and severe funding cuts.


A chemical repellent adopted by Columbus Police, “Quell,” was used for the first time during the arrest of a man who refused to leave the emergency room at Bartholomew County Hospital.