• The Southern Dairy Car was to visit Griffin.
From the annals of 1962
• Wyomia Tyus was to compete in an AAU track and field event in Moscow, Soviet Union.
• Dr. Lewis Black, formerly of Grififn, was given the University of Rochester citation for excellence in teaching.
From the annals of 2007
G. Ryan Edge, of United Bank, graduated from the ABA National Commercial Lending School.
• Charlotte Riner Kierbow joined Coldwell Banker Bullard Realty.
• Mark Strickland was named driver of the month by Crete Carrier Corp.