A Gaston teenager convicted in the Interstate 65 sniper death of a passing motorist and the wounding of another was sentenced to 42 years in prison.


Columbus Container Inc. announced its purchase of corrugated containers manufacturer Masterkraft Corp. of Bloomington.


The local office of the Indiana Employment Security Division reported employment in 21 selected local firms was down 1,600 from a year ago and a further drop of 100 jobs was foreseen before spring.