• Presidential candidate Theodore Roosevelt made a brief appearance in Griffin.
From the annals of 1962
• Local Kiwanis Club memebers Glenn Reed and Charles Swain were selected to be delegates to the state convention.
• Donald Hasting spoke at an Elks Auxiliary meeting.
From the annals of 2007
• Spalding Regional Medical Center was opening an urgent care center.
• New rules were announced for sports associations.
• Local librarian Belinda White was retiring.