From Our Archives…
10 YEARS AGO — McKenzie Special School District honored retiring teachers Pat Forgy and Marlene Kreuter for their years of service. Chosen as Teachers of the Year were Courtney Kee (elementary), Sally Shymkiw (middle school) and Jennifer Yates (high school).
*Carroll County United Way contributors exceeded their yearly campaign goal by raising $110,271.57, including a $35,916 from associates at Norandal 20 YEARS AGO — Jadrea Allen of McKenzie qualified as a National Finalist in the 1997 Pre-Teen America Scholarship and Recognition Program.
*The Carroll County Commission approved $1.36 million in capital outlay to renovate the former county hospital building into county offices.
50 YEARS AGO — Bethel College held commencement exercises and activities on campus. The commencement speaker was U.S. Senator Albert Gore.
*Showing at the Park Theatre: The Deadly Bees starring Suzanna Leigh; The Vulture starring Robert Hutton; Monkeys Go Home! starring Maurice Chevalier and Dean Jones; and The Night of the Generals starring Peter O’Toole.