25 Years Ago
The possibility of introducing school uniforms was discussed at the Marietta City Schools' Board of Education meeting. Most board members agreed that the benefits of uniforms were valid, but were outweighed by potential problems.
50 Years Ago
Army Capt. William L. Weihl, a 1952 graduate of Marietta High School and 1956 graduate of the United States Military Academy, West Point, has been assigned to the U.S. Military Assistance Advisory Group in Viet Nam. He will consult on matters of training, equipment, and tactical operations.
100 Years Ago
Quarry Street has been in a very unsatisfactory condition, and a crew of men was sent out this morning to do some work on it. The city administration is trying to catch some of the votes that it fears have been lost.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.