Mrs. Robert Frick, Mrs. J.J. Tobin and Mrs. Charles Nation accompanied Mrs. Alan Frick and little daughter to board a plan for Okinawa to join Lt. Alan Frick who is stationed there.
A proposal to increase the educational tax in the Mt. Vernon grade school district was defeated 1,108 to 691.
Rehearsals for the passion play are underway by the high school drama department.
Former Bluford High, Mt. Vernon American Legion and RLC baseball player Craig Colwell will be the catcher and designated hitter for Mt. Vernon Nazarene College in Mt. Vernon, Ohio.
Emma Jean Hawthorn of the Good Samaritan Hospital surgical department is credited for saving the life of 1 1/2-year-old chelsea Kimpel outside Country Fair.