25 years ago (1989)
Record amounts of rain, which have caused an increase in insects have dealt farmers a serious blow that agriculture officials say could make this season the worst in memory.
50 years ago (1964)
The Belpre Volunteer Fire Department is planning an annual week of carnival attractions to celebrate the 175th anniversary of the settlement of Belpre. A sky diver and fireworks will be featured.
75 years ago (1939)
Friends of Walter W. Meagle nominate him for the honor of being first hereabouts with ripe tomatoes from his garden. He picked five from his garden last Friday, June 23.
100 years ago (1914)
About 100 children will take part in the Children's Day exercises, which will be held by the Gilman Avenue M. E. Sunday school.