25 years ago
- Dr. James Uphoff will give a discussion about the negative results of starting children in school too early on Saturday at the Betsey Mills Club.
- Visitors to the bicentennial celebrations over the weekend went through 3,000 servings of cake and 5,000 servings of ice cream and frozen yogurt.
100 years ago
- Companies L of Athens and E of Caldwell, the Medical Corps and Ambulance company have been discharged from duty and sent to their homes. The companies had been on duty since the flood began.
- County Auditor Hammond Burton received a copy of a ruling by Attorney General Hogan, which states that no part of the saloon tax can be refunded for days saloons were closed during the flood.