Looking Back – February 8


Milestone Contractors LP, the only company to submit a bid on construction of a new traffic roundabout downtown at Indianapolis Road and Lindsey, Brown and 11th streets, was awarded the contract for $1.5 million and was set to begin work in the spring.


To help children cope with divorce, all three Bartholomew County judges issued a standing order requiring parents to attend a workshop called “Children First” before divorces could be granted.


Bartholomew County Commissioners reported 755.2 miles of roads were maintained by the county highway department.