• Preparations were being made for the Spalding County Fair.
From the annals of 1962
• Steve Walton was honored with a skating party.
• Iran was hit by a earthquake and the death toll was more than 10,000.
From the annals of 2007
• Plans for the annual Spalding County Fair were underway.
• Darrell Ellerbee was the winner in the sleeper berth division in the Georgia Motor Trucking Competition.
• Spalding High’s G.T. Holmes was named The Griffin Daily News “Player of the Week.”