20 Years Ago
1997 – Seven people entered Vandalia’s mayoral race – Sandra Leidner, Charles Hutson, Jim Bray, Kim Shanks, Sheldon Schulte, Everett Jarrett and David Crye Jr. Crye later withdrew from the race.
The Gallatin Street Grille opened at 524 W. Gallatin St. in downtown Vandalia.
Marvin and Dorothy Huskey of rural Brownstown celebrated their 50th anniversary.
25 Years Ago