OLD POST FILES • 040414
Published 11:08 am Friday, April 4, 2014
70 Years Ago: 1944
A dozen or more people miraculously escape injury when the walls and roof of he R.C. Brown clothing Store and Laz’s Drug Store collapse.
60 Years Ago: 1954
Phillip Jabour is elected commander of the William T. Gifford Post, Veterans of Foreign Wars.
50 Years Ago: 1964
Anne Griffin, principal of Eleza Fox Elementary School, is in Atlanta attending the convention of Southeastern Elementary School Principals.
40 Years Ago: 1974
J. Noel Nutt submits his resignation after 28 years as circuit clerk. • Gerald C. McKenzie is honored, having completed 20 years of service at the Westinghouse Interior Lighting Division Plant in Vicksburg.
30 Years Ago: 1984
John B. Baylot Sr dies. • Services are held for mrs. Aline Hart Wilson.
20 Years Ago: 1994
Jerry and Joan Campbell of Vicksburg announce the birth of a daughter, Mary Hannah, on March 15.
10 Years Ago: 2004
Four people are in jail on crystal methamphetamine charges.