15 Years Ago
1997 – Dan Meyer, superintendent of the St. Elmo School District from 1989-91, returned to that position during a St. Elmo School Board meeting.
Edgar Hunter and Jamie Luster were crowned king and queen at the Brownstown High School prom.
Robert D. “Junior” Ritter Jr., 47, was fatally electrocuted while setting up a radio display at the model show at Mulberry Grove High School.
Donald and Beulah Logue of St. Elmo were celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.