25 years ago
This year's "Captain's Dinner" for the Ohio Sternwheel Festival features rock music from the '50s and '60s by the Van-Dells.
City officials are hoping to get a look inside the Glendale Reservoir to see if they can find the source of a water leak. The 4-million-gallon reservoir was to be drained by Tuesday, July 26. Water pressure should not be affected, but residents should conserve water because the city will be without a backup water supply.
100 years ago
B.G. Dawes of Marietta is now acting general manager of the Columbus Gas & Fuel company of Columbus, Ohio, and is in full charge of the affairs of the $8 million company.
The annual session of "The Washington County Teachers' Institute" will be held at Marietta High.
Compiled by Amanda Nicholson, Marietta College Special Collections.