25 years ago
Lawyers for the Fort Frye Teachers Association have filed a charge of unfair labor practices with the State Employment Relations Board over the firing of several teachers.
The Marietta High Boosters club raised $4,000 at its 50-50 drawing. The winner, Chuck Sauls, donated $300 back to the boosters after the drawing.
100 years ago
Repairs on the lights on the West side of the Muskingum River were completed today. 35 lamps were donated for use as needed. The lights will be installed by mid-week.
Bradley Brown was arrested Friday by officers Neil, Price and McPeek after being disorderly. Brown appeared in court with gauze around his head, the result of coming into contact with a policeman's club after resisting arrest.