• The State House of Representative voted against the Tippins Bill, 95-69. The bill would stop the sale of “near beer” in Georgia.
From the annals of 1937
• Spalding High was to play a nine-game football schedule.
From the annals of 1962
• Griffin lost two straight games and DeKalb won the state Connie Mack championship.
From the annals of 2007
• Two men were injured in a shooting at the intersection of North Ninth Street and West Central Avenue.
• The Griffin BOC passed new laws regulating adult entertainment businesses.
• High temperatures were affecting practice schedules for local high school football teams.