10 Years Ago - 2010

Have you met the Bullock County Engineer? If not, you need to meet Jason DeShazo.

The Union Springs Police Department recently received five new police cruisers. They have not been put into service yet but will be as soon as Chief Wheeler returns from out-of-town.

25 Years Ago - 1995

Sympathy is extended to the family of Miss Jean Franklin, a life long resident of Union Springs, who died Friday, July 21, at the Bullock County Hospital.

50 Years Ago - 1970

Sunday, July 26th, will be the annual homecoming Day at the Eastside Baptist Church in Union Springs. Rev. R. W. Stuckey, former pastor in the founding of the church, now retired and living in Montgomery, will be the honored guest and will deliver the morning sermon.

Bro. Stuckey will be 81 years of age on August 6th.

Lieutenant Ramond Caylor of this city recently retired from the U.S. Navy after more than 30 years of service.

The Martha Ellis Society met at the church Monday night with Mrs. Cary Bryan.

75 Years Ago - 1945

Your prescriptions will be carefully compounded at this drug store: Main Drug Store - Pete Main, Prop., Phone 12 - Res. Phone 211

600 x 16 Davis Tire - $13.95 plus tax; Western Auto Associate Store; Almost Everything; Union Springs, ALA.

John Rump has returned from a visit to Montgomery.

Mr. and Mrs. Jim Paulk and Betty have returned from a few days vacation at the beach in Panama City, Florida.

100 Years Ago - 1920

Mrs. Leo Clark’s arrived Sunday for an extended visit to her mother, Mrs. C. J. Moody.

Mrs. H. V. Jones spent Monday in Montgomery.

Master Walton Rainer, of Selma, is the guest of his grand-parents.

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