50 years ago
- The state's mobile chest X-ray cruiser will visit 14 testing sites in the Washington County during March and April. Anyone over 18 with a positive tuberculin skin test is eligible for a free X-ray.
100 years ago
- Several innovations are planned in the operation of Fern Cliff Park, a popular amusement place. A player piano will be installed and the dance hall will be thrown open to accommodate small afternoon parties. High-class motion picture plays will be put on each Sunday evening, along with vaudeville features.