Looking Back, Sept. 6, 2023

Ronna Smith, left, drew an outline of classmate Jeanette Shoaf during a get-acquainted project for first graders attending the brand new Cross Cliff Elementary School in 1973.

From The Republic archives

Sept. 6


For the third time, attorneys representing Wells Fargo Bank requested a delay in the sheriff’s sale of FairOaks Mall which faced foreclosure because of an unpaid $21.2 million mortgage.


An estimated 12,000 fans converged on Mill Race Park to hear The Lovin’ Spoonful at the annual free concert to benefit Hospice of South Central Indiana.


Seven schools in the Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation learned they would most likely be cut off from their natural gas supply for about 10 days during the approaching winter months.