• Many people were expected to attend a meeting to discuss better roads in the Griffin and Spalding County.
From the annals of 1962
• An Alcoholics Anonymous chapter was formed in Griffin.
• Griffin delegates were seeking to change terms of state senators.
• A bill that would ban the “ducktail” haircut did not go through in the Georgia General Assembly.
From the annals of 2007
• Griffin’s Currie Pierce participatded in the Legends race at Atlanta Motor Speedway during the Kobalt 500 race weekend.
• There was a classroom fire at Orrs Elementary but it was contained to just one room.
• The Spalding boys soccer team was ranked No. 7 in the Class AAAA state rankings.