• A man was shot on the train at Gray’s Crossing.
From the annals of 1962
• The Kiwanis Club was to hold a clothing drive.
• Slade-Smith Real Estate opened in Griffin. It was owned by Dan Smith and Dan Slade.
From the annals of 2007
• A total water ban was in effect.
• The Spalding softball team beat Woodland 7-0. Jenni-Lynne Smith allowed one hit.
• Griffin Christian quarterback Christian Lawver was named The Griffin Daily News “Player of the Week.”