OLD POST FILES • 032014
Published 10:37 am Thursday, March 20, 2014
70 Years Ago: 1944
Patty Grice, member of the Carr Central faculty, resumes her duties after an illness of three weeks.
60 Years Ago: 1954
Sherrill Herring is named Vicksburg’s Travel Queen. • Services are held for David Hebron.
50 Years Ago: 1964
Mr. and Mrs. Sam Pitchford announce the birth of a daughter, Shelie, on March 18.
40 Years Ago: 1974
Dr. and Mrs. Rex Eley are the parents of a son, Christopher Lyman, born March 18.
30 Years Ago: 1984
The Vicksburg United Way Chapter plans to pilot a new workplace program.
20 Years Ago: 1994
Irene Hestand dies. • A public-private venture will bring about 150 jobs to Tallulah and Madison Parish with the construction of a juvenile detention facility.
10 Years Ago: 2004
The community school plan has received tentative approval from the U.S. Justice Department, the public school superintendent said after returning from meetings in Washington, D.C., this week.