Looking Back, Sept. 14, 2023

Lincoln Elementary first-grader Cody Ayers, left, and an unidentified classmate found Algeria on a world map donated by the National Geographic Society to all schools in the nation in 1998.

From The Republic archives

Sept. 14


Nearly half of all police patrol cars used in Bartholomew County were part of a recall by Ford Motor Co. because of a potential steering problem in three Crown Victoria models.


The National Geographic Society presented updated and accurate maps of the world to schools around the nation, including all those in Bartholomew County.


Card and Gift Gallery and Osco Drugs were the latest of 13 retailers to lease space in The Commons Mall.