Old Post Files • 022714

Published 11:30 am Thursday, February 27, 2014

70 Years Ago

John Brunini speaks at the Rotary Club luncheon meeting. • Archdeacon Poyseor of the diocese of Marquette arrives in the city.

60 Years Ago

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Col. James McIlhenny, commanding officer of the prisoner of war camp at Clinton, addresses the Kiwanis Club.

50 Years Ago

Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Reaves announce the birth of a daughter, Anne, on Feb. 26.

40 Years Ago

Mrs. A. L. Bass dies. • Mrs. Joseph Ring is a patient at the Vicksburg Hospital.

30 Years Ago

Miss Marie Crichlow, a lifelong resident of Vicksburg, dies at mercy Medical Center.

20 Years Ago

A big drug bust, under investigation for six months, yields 17 arrests with more to come, according to Sheriff Paul Barrett.

10 Years Ago

Attorney Chokwe Lumumba is set to defend a man accused of running over a sheriff’s deputy. • A cat was rescued after being stuck in a tree for eight rainy days.