25 years ago
The Arthur family of Marietta traveled to Cleveland to watch father Bob Arthur participate in the Ohio Lottery's weekly "Cash Explosion" television show. Arthur finished second in his group, winning $4,500.
50 years ago
"The Rivermen," a Marietta College folk singing quintet, will be featured on the Variety Band Show at Marietta High School. Among the numbers to be performed are "Green Leaves of Summer" and "Railroad Bill."
100 years ago
Marietta property owners who fail to keep sidewalks in front of their properties in repair, are in for a rude awakening. Councilman Schultheis has uncovered an ordinance that permits the service director to have the work done and the cost assessed against the property when sidewalks are neglected.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.