• A record-breaking attendance was reported at the Mt. Zion camp meeting.
• Only 26 new banks were chartered in the state in so far in 1912.
• Confederate veterans were meeting in an annual reunion in Marietta.
From the annals of 1937
• Griffin High was to play a 10-game football schedule, opening the 1937 season against Dallas.
From the annals of 1962
• A hearing was to be held on the closing of the Highland School.
• A peak enrollment was expected when the 1962-63 school was to begin.
• Anne Tatum was to marry Jerry Goss.
From the annals of 2007
• The Spalding cross country teams opened the 2007 season in the Jag Invitational. The boys team finished second and the girls finished fourth. Will Ficklen, of Spalding High, won the boys race with a course record time of 16 minutes, 47 seconds.
• Priscilla Bray Hammond received her license in ministry from the Wesleyan Methodist Church.
• J. Paul Folds was named the new president of the Kiwanis Club of Griffin.
• The second annual Griffin Tech Gala was held.
• Michael Vick pleaded guily to a federal dogfighting charge.
• Georgia repeated as Little League champions.