25 years ago
Patrick D. McDonough, director of education and leadership programs at the Kellogg Foundation, has been named the 15th president of Marietta College. A native of Minnesota, he is not connected with the local Bernard P. McDonough family that endowed the college's Center for Business and Leadership.
100 years ago
A mysterious clock at the Majestic Cafe on Front Street is attracting considerable attention. It has been keeping perfect time for the past eight months without any wires, connections, or visible means of power.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.