Olympic games are times of International celebration. In 1996, Jasper County Indiana got to share a little bit of that spirit as the torch relay passed through DeMotte, Rensselaer and Remington, on its way to the opening of the Atlanta games that July 19.
Members of the 1970 – 71 Rensselaer High School cross country team included (L to R) Ed Edmonds, Jim Rodibaugh, Rollie Hobbs, Randy Fenwick, Mike Edmonds, Bruce Zorich, coach Gene Edmonds, Bob Swartz, Steve Anderson, Toni DeWees, Jeff Tatlock and Dave Williams. Photo from Chaos. Rensselaer Republican 10/23/00