Looking Back – March 31

Marvin Bradley, left, a Bartholomew County 4-H junior leader, explained his forestry project to prospective 4-H'ers and parents at a beginner's night meeting at Jefferson Elementary School in 1968.


More than 100 traffic tickets and warnings, such as seat-belt violations, excessive speed and suspended drivers, were issued during a two-week pullover blitz by Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Department, which also led officers to discover a meth lab.


Cummins Engine Co. moved from 138th to 132nd and Arvin Industries jumped to 227th from 236th in the Fortune 500 ranking of the nation’s largest industrial companies.


A Ball State University survey team told the Edinburgh Community School Board that action should be taken to build a major addition to the junior-senior high school complex by 1970.