OLD POST FILES • 032514
Published 10:43 am Tuesday, March 25, 2014
70 Years Ago: 1944
Franklin Fowler of Port Gibson dies of injuries received when a stove explodes. • Radio equipment is installed in the auto of Fire Chief Joseph F. Hosemann.
60 Years Ago: 1954
Robert C. Odom is elected exalted ruler of the Vicksburg Elks Lodge No. 95.
50 Years Ago: 1964
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Pettway announce the birth of a daughter, Kimberly. • Services are held for Lucille Thompson.
40 Years Ago: 1974
Mr. and Mrs. Robert D. Stokes announce the birth of a daughter, Carla Ann, born March 27.
30 Years Ago: 1984
Mr. and Mrs. Billy Dalton Brewer announce the birth of a son, Billy Dalton Jr., on March 7. • Samuel Ross Jr. is 6 today.
20 Years Ago: 1994
The Mississippi Senate has yet to take up a bill which would authorize a tax to fund a convention center in Vicksburg.
10 Years Ago: 2004
Welfare checks in Warren County are down following the national reforms in the basic aid program administered by states.