25 years ago
Morgan County is planning a HAWK celebration. The celebration is for a HAWK missile training ground that is set to open in Morgan County. Around 375 full-time National Guardsmen and 375 part-time National Guardsmen will be employed at the site.
Those interested in starting a Parkinson support group are asked to attend a meeting at Marietta Memorial Hospital's 55 plus headquarters. The meeting will be at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 22.
100 years ago
A farmer's team of horses ran away, scattering produce in their wake. George Waterman was able to stop the horses at three blocks.
Wells Millinery is set to open up a suit department. The date of the opening and the name of the department have yet to be announced.