• Rural letter carriers were getting an increase in pay.
From the annals of 1962
• Bob Stephens was named The Griffin Daily News “Player of the Week.”
• The runoff election was moved to Sept. 26.
From the annals of 2007
• Authorities investigated a bomb threat at Wal-Mart.
• The Spalding softball team beat Griffin 5-0.
• Tony House joined the sales team at Cronic Buick Pontiac GMC Chrysler Jeep.