25 years ago
Uncle Bob's Food King at 214 Third St., was sold to Charles and Jo Ann Kirk of Parkersburg. The store will re-open before the end of the month as Kirk's Market.
50 years ago
Tryouts for the Mid-Ohio Valley Players comedy, "Anniversary Waltz" are being held at the Betsey Mills Club. Directors of the production are Mrs. Robert Haws and Kenneth Coleman.
100 years ago
Mrs. James Moore, who resides on a shanty boat near the Nye foundry, complained to police that her husband had mistreated her and their two children. She was advised to take the matter up with the probate judge.