• The Elks Club was planning to building a clubhouse on Eighth Street.
From the annals of 1962
• Major League Baseball players said they wanted the schedule cut and that 162 games was too much during a baseball season.
• Griffin renewed its gas franchise.
From the annals of 2007
• The Uganda Children’s Choir performed the Young at Heart organization.
• Kayla Teal, of Thomaston, won a car from Cronic Buick Pontiac GMC after answering a trivia question about the FX TV show “Dirt.”
• The Griffin Gators placed third in the District 4 swim meet and qualified.