10 Years Ago - 2010
The Magazine Club met on April 13 at the Union Springs Country Club with Susan Anderson as hostess. President Jane Williamson called the meeting to order and seventeen members answered roll call with a “change you envision in the world.”
David F. Lowe, Sr. announces he is a candidate for reelection for the Place #4 Bullock County Board of Education.
25 Years Ago - 1995
Bullock Memorial is pleased to announce the Valedictorian, Salutatorian, and Historian of the 1995 graduating Class. The Valedictorian is Glen Davis, Salutatorian is Leslie Cole and the Historian is John Seymour.
The Green Thumb Garden Club met at the home of Anne Brabham. The meeting was called to order by the president, Laura Hembree.
50 Years Ago - 1970
Mr. and Mrs. James E. Parham and Mrs. Ethel Owen attended the recital, presented by Miss Marijean Parham, at Auburn University, April 18th.
Benjamin Powell, young son of Mr. and Mrs. Glynn Powell of Tuscaloosa, Ala., is visiting his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Chappell and Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Powell.
Mr. and Mrs. T. O. Hassett had a weekend guests their son, Terry of Troy State University, daughter Linda of Auburn University and their guest, Miss Elizabeth Cody, University of Alabama and Miss Gentry Adams of Troy State University.
The winners of first place award for the Merritt High School Science Fair were Cutis Anthony and Henry Person whose Volcanic Demonstration in the field of Chemistry attracted widespread attention.
75 Years Ago - 1945
Be sure to see “The Womanless Wedding” given by the Lions Club of Midway Thursday night, May 10 at Bullock County High School.
Mr. John W. Guthrie, 64, passed away at his home in Simsville, April 26, at 10:15 p.m. after several years of ill health.
Mrs. J. A. Tucker and Miss Aileen Tucker, have returned from a delightful week spent in New Orleans.
Miss Frances Thompson and Miss Lousie Shaw left Tuesday evening for New York City, to begin the eight weeks training at Hunter College for U. S. Service in the Waves. They were accompanied as far as Columbus, Ga., by Mrs. Eunice K. Thompson, Mr. J. M. Kirkland and Mr. D. D. Hall.
Mrs. F. M. Brooks and children spent Tuesday with Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Earles.
Mr. and Mrs. W. K. Murphy announce the birth of a son, born April 30, whom they have named Laymon Knox.
100 Years Ago - 1920
Little James Jenkins, the two-year old son of Mr. and Mrs. Orum Jenkins, who was carried to Montgomery recently for treatment after having been bitten by a mad-dog, was brought back home Monday, and pronounced safe by the doctors.
The Young Matron’s Bridge Club has been postponed until Tuesday, May the Fourth. Mrs. Lynn Jinks will be the hostess.
The Magazine Club had a called meeting at the Library, Thursday afternoon.