Melissa Wilson and daughter Lucy, 1, were surrounded by stilt walkers from Bloomington High Flyers Family Circus during the "Bringin' Down the House" farewell party at The Commons on New Year's Eve in 2007.


A three-car crash on Interstate 65 sent five people to Columbus Regional Hospital and closed a southbound lane for about an hour after a Virginia driver hit a patch of ice and spun into the median.


Despite roadblocks around the county, authorities made only four alcohol-related New Year’s arrests compared to 11 during the celebrations a year earlier.


Eleven-year-old John Hodson used what he learned as a Boy Scout to successfully help 7-year-old Dan Patton to safety after the younger child fell through a hole in the ice on a pond in Fairlawn Addition.