Looking Back – January 25


A car with a stolen license plate crashed into another vehicle at 100 mph and spurred a short manhunt after two people ran from the wreck.


Renovation by Columbus City Utilities of a storage tank on State Road 11 near the fairgrounds stirred up iron and manganese sediment and turned water brown for Columbus and Southwest Bartholomew Water customers.


A majority of local residents interviewed for a poll indicated they favored military steps, if necessary, by the United States to recover the USS Pueblo and its crew, which were seized in the Sea of Japan by North Korea.