Looking Back, Sept. 21, 2023

The Powerball mascot was on hand when it was announced that Larry and Mary Baldwin won a $1 million-Powerball prize from a ticket they purchased at the Circle K store on 17th Street in 2013.

From The Republic archives

Sept. 21


The 26th annual Hope Bike Ride attracted 2,000 or more cyclists from at least eight states, doubling the size of the town of 2,147.


Chautauqua of the Arts was held at Mill Race Park.


Richards Elementary students and teachers held a “skunk drill” when one of the animals walked in and took a stroll around the building during recess.