• The Southeast was busy working out many new industries.
From the annals of 1962
• More than 50 nominations were received for Woman of the Year.
• Anne Davis, a Griffin dancer, was hurt in a car wreck.
From the annals of 2007
• Longtime Griffin Judicial Circuit Judge Andrew Whalen died at 83.
• A drug dog tracked down a fleeing suspect off I-75.
• Griffin High was in the process of hiring a new boys basketball coach.