Looking Back, Aug. 30, 2023

Justin the Artistic Horse was one of numerous exhibitors at Artfest in downtown Columbus in 2013.

Aug. 30


Hundreds of shoppers and art lovers strolled a three-block stretch of Washington Street, taking in the creations of more than 75 artists during the annual ArtFest.


Harry McCawley received Bartholomew County Historical Society’s Tipton Award in recognition of his work highlighting the significance of local history.


Four downtown property owners were notified by the city that the very large weeds growing in their yards were not only ugly but were also illegal and must be cut down within five days.