• The Georgia Cotton Mills was to resume full operation.
• Charlie Bass, of Rome, visited his brother H.H. Bass, of Griffin.
• Col. Lucien P. Goodrich went to Forsyth on legal business.
From the annals of 1961
• Pvt. Carter P. Turner spent a week in Griffin with family.
• Mr. and Mrs. Paul Vickers went to Athens during the holidays.
• Nell Gresham, of Atlanta, visited Mrs. A.C. Bennett.
From the annals of 2006
• After 14 months of construction, Oak Hill Baptist Church’s new sanctuary opened.
• The city of Griffin won an Honor Award in the 2006 Georgia Engineering Excellence Awards for the Still Branch project.
• Public safety workers and volunteers exceeded their goals for a holiday project by giving out 250 gift bags for local nursing home and assisted-living residents.