25 years ago
The Washington County Easter Seal Society and 4-H will sponsor a Skate-A-Thon from 4 to 10 p.m. April 28 at the Marietta Roller Rink.
The Marietta Noon Lions Club will sell light bulbs door-to-door today through Thursday to help benefit local sight-saving programs.
100 years ago
Wieser and Cawley, which saved everything in the store during the flood, has received a huge shipment of furniture. The furniture will be moderately priced for those suffering loss from the flood.
Carpenters working on the B. & O. Railroad Bridge have made enough progress that trains could be able to travel on it by Sunday, April 20.
Compiled by Amanda Nicholson, Marietta College Special Collections.