Looking Back – May 9

Research assistant Ashlee Butler prepares an insect sample to process with a microscope on May 8, 2014, at Ivy Tech Community College. Butler graduated from Ivy Tech and continued her studies at Purdue University.

From The Republic archives


Walter Kansoriwula, an exchange student from Ghana, graduated with an Associate of Science degree from Ivy Tech Columbus and was selected as one of 37 Ivy Tech students across the state to join the All-Indiana Academic Team.


Hauser scored all eight of their runs in the third inning of their 8-3 win in the first game of their home baseball doubleheader against Greenwood. The Jets used four walks, four hits and one Greenwood error in their big inning, erasing a 2-0 deficit.


Columbus East High School was formally turned over to the Bartholomew Consolidated School Corp. by Richard Stoner, president of the Bartholomew Consolidated School Building Corp. The dedication address was given by Dr. M.J. Conrad, director of educational administration and facilities at Ohio State University.