25 years ago
A New Guinea exhibit will be featured in the Parkersburg Art Center. The exhibit will be comprised of tribal art.
The American Legion Post 64 baseball team is set to start the week-long Ohio American Legion Baseball state tournament in Athens.
50 years ago
Eight acres on the 1100 block of Colegate Drive have been chosen as the site for Selby General Hospital.
The Marietta YMCA will have the largest indoor YMCA pool in the country. The pool will be open by September.
100 years ago
Henry Peters' foot was run over, and his ankle broken, after he was thrown from his motorcycle and then hit by an automobile.
A film will be shown tonight at the Airdome. It contains still photographs from the Barnum and Bailey's circus visit.