10 Years Ago
• Swanton Kroger getting $5 million face lift.
• Northwest State Community College approves $2.1 million for Metamora campus.
25 Years Ago
• Mayor Berkebile urges public to contribute to Detwiler Hospital Fund campaign.
• Swanton football falls to Tecumseh 13-0 in their home opener. New field to be dedicated in game against Whitehouse.
• Playing at the LaFrance Theater in Swanton was “Blood and Sand” with Tyrone Power, Linda Darnell and Rita Hayworth.
90 Years Ago
• Cholera epidemic reaches alarming stage in Fulton County.
• Swanton’s 13th festival to prove most successful financially.
• In Delta, 38 residents signed a petition to remove the mayor for office for allowing moving picture theatre to have shows on Sundays.