— Vice President James Sherman died.
— The Salvation Army Tag Day was to be held Nov. 5.
From the annals of 1962
— Bill Burson was named assistant comptroller general.
— Rayma G. Singletary married B.F. Mitchell.
From the annals of 2007
— Two were injured in morning accident on Taylor Street.
— Spalding County Sheriff Dee Stewart handed out candy in the North Griffin Square.
— Futral Road Elementary teacher Sandra Hogan and Taylor Street Elementary teacher Lynn Akin received Bright Ideas grants from Southern Rivers Energy Trust Inc.