• E.E. Dixon presided over a district convention of the Odd Fellows.
From the annals of 1962
• The Griffin High football team beat Jonesboro 28-0. Bobby Milam scored two touchdowns.
• Mrs. Clyde Callaway spoke at a WSCS meeting.
From the annals of 2007
• Jeff Gordon was named the grand marshal of the Pep Boys Auto 500.
• Griffin Tech announced a 23.6 percent enrollment increase.
• The Griffin football team beat Mt. Zion 62-28 and Spalding beat Eagle’s Landing 28-0.