25 years ago
- Twenty-four local residents have been selected to participate in the Telesis class of 1989. Telesis is a program of the Marietta Area Chamber of Commerce, designed to develop leaders for the community through instruction and hands-on projects.
50 years ago
- Marietta Municipal Court Judge W. Denslow Sauer gave public recognition to retiring City Solicitor Roland W. Riggs prior to adjournment of the morning court session. Sauer thanked Riggs for his devotion to duty and the dignified manner in which he served.
100 years ago
- The Roeser Cigar Company has opened its factory and retail store at 189 Front St. Mr. Fred Roeser formerly conducted a cigar store in Marietta, but has been away from the city for several years.