• The Methodist Church was to hold a district meeting in Barnesville.
• D.F. Castile was elected president of the Baptist Baracas Class.
• A birthday party was held for Gayle Clark.
From the annals of 1962
• Gail Grant married Ronald Lamar Walker.
• Griffin’s “Turtle Man” Doug Reid was to be on WSB-TV.
• Experiment Station was to receive a $95,000 Peach Grant.
From the annals of 2007
• The Griffin-Spalding Board of Education approved an $80 million budget.
• Local pizzerias reacted to cheese price hikes.