THIS DAY IN HISTORY: March 12 in photos

1995 - A steam engine takes a spin on the round house at the Summit City Railroaders' set up at Southtown Mall.
1996 - Haley Elementry second grader Bradley Langlois enjoys the fruits of their labor- getting a lunch of sausage and pancakes- with real maple syrup.
1996 - Dr. E. Sharon Banks is group hugged by an entire Montessori pre-school class after presenting a coloring book which profiles Banks and 13 other local black leaders, past and present.
1998 - Charlie and Lori Rubenzer at the 469 Sports and Spirits Bar, 1324 Minnich Road,New Haven, Thursday night. The couple had come to the bar to watch the IU NCAA Game.
1998 - Coliseum Boluevard near Coldwater Road during a breaking sleet storm.
1998 - Scott Zeigler shows off his shooting form in front of a large mural painted on the wall of his room, showing him shooting the winning shot.
1998 - Mary Ellen Withrow, treasurer of the Uhited States, re-signs a dollar bill affixed with her printed signature at a luncheon promoting U.S. Savings Bonds to local business leaders at the Summit Club. Many in attendance took away a spendable souvenier, although few offered up bills larger than $1 for the honor.
1999 - Jasmine,4, a black lab, shows off her outfit Friday afternoon at Village Oaks at Fort Wayne. Residents were voting on various doggy contests. Jasmine was the best dressed.
2000 - Kenny Gaff got an early start on digging out after Saturday night's snow storm. Gaff who lives on Westbrook Drive is impressed with the city's speed in keeping his street plowed, but it does cause some clogging in his snow blower.
2001 - BeKah Kitrush, 16, plays checkers with volunteer Bill Habegger before a Promise Lutheran Church youth outreach meeting.
2002 - "Dirt Farm," at the north end of Allen County Fairgrounds property, to cleanse petroleum tainted soil from jail and youth center sites
2002 - David Alger, center, shoots baskets at a friend's home on N. Westlakes Drive in Aboite Township. The neighborhood is just inside the west border of the annexation.
2003 - Passengers head across the tarmac at Fort Wayne International Airport, Wednesday morning to board Delta Connection flight.
2004 - Ronrico Hatch, durrounded by court officers leaves following his sentencing at the Allen County Courthouse, Thursday morning.
2005 - "Get Green" festival prepares for St. Patrick's Day by dyeing the St. Marys River Green. Saturday,
2007 - Fort Wayne Children's Choir Director, Dorothy Kittaka, and C0-Founder of Fame, directs the choir during a song, Sunday morning at the FAME Festival at the Grand Wayne Center.
2007 - Deister Concentrator has returned to the city after an extended hiatus in Knoxville, Ken. Sales manager John Christopherson shows a 6" cyclone separator, used in coal production.
2008 - Gas prices at the Marathon station at N. Clinton and Washington Center Road, Wednesday morning, hit $3.49 per gallon. Most of the motorists were driving past, At least until their tanks hit empty.
2009 - Fort Wayne City Street Department workers dump loads of clay at the bridge on the corner of Eastbrook and Clinton late Thursday afternoon for more diking.
2009 - Fort Wayne firefighters work to put out a fire at 2609 Broadway Ave. early Thursday morning after responding to a call on scanner traffic that reported the front of the building to be heavily involved in the blaze.
2011 - Columbia City's Jared Murphy, center, puts up the open jumper in front of Harding's Michael Stevenson during the first half of the Eagles' 55-47 victory in the championship game of the Class 3A Blackford Regional on Saturday.
2015 - Eric Lantz, a sophomore at IPFW, tapes trim in a room that volunteers painted Wednesday at Fort Wayne Urban League, 2135 S. Hanna St., as part of United Way of Allen County’s alternative spring break, the Urban Plunge.
2016 - Dan Baughman tests the density of the syrup he’s boiling down from maple tree sap. It takes 40 gallons of sap to produce 1 gallon of maple syrup. takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.