10 Years Ago
• Fulton County sought additional funds for waterline for Metamora, Evergreen schools.
• Nancy Yackee announced her retirement as Fulton County Auditor.
25 Years Ago
• Work on a $1.2 million project to widen Airport Highway to five lanes continued between Main Street and Hallett Avenue.
• A Swanton Parks and Recreation summer day program had 250 children participating.
50 Years Ago
• Swanton’s annual Sidewalk Sale featured a parade, clowns, a senior citizens fun band, and chicken dinners for $1.75.
• Robert W. Luce II was leaving to study at the University of Nancy in France.
• Vandals caused damage at Trinity Methodist Church, including emptying a fire extinguisher, ripping the page from a Bible used on the altar, and urinating in the baptismal font.
75 Years Ago