• An oratorical contest was to be held for students in Upson County.
From the annals of 1937
• It was reported that most farmers wanted to work unburdened by heavy taxes and government regulation.
From the annals of 1962
• Catharine Boyd was to marry Robert Ivey.
From the annals of 2007
• Pike County was awarded a $35,000 Work Ready Community grant
• Griffin artist Susan Elley was the featured artist in a Beaufort, S.C. exhibit.
• Tim Beckham won the MVP in the Aflac All-American Baseball Classic.