10 years ago
• Twenty-four women from Bluffs, Winchester, Arenzville and as far away as Perry attended a Red Hat Society luncheon at the home of Betty Gregory in Bluffs.
• Hannah Morse and Emily Frye played at Roodhouse Community Park during the Youth Summer Challenge Camp.
25 years ago
• Kris Garrison of Carrollton was crowned the 1989 Miss Greene County Fair. Lindsey Hubbard was named Little Miss Greene County Fair.
• The Morgan County Board bought a computer system to be used by three offices for the administration of the real estate tax.
50 years ago
• The Scott County 4-H Achievement program was held in the Winchester grade school.
• Linda Summers of Murrayville spent a week in St. Louis with her college roommate.
75 years ago
• The program committee for the Baptist church picnic in Manchester secured radio stars Skeets and Frankie from St. Louis for the entertainment.
• The Jacksonville Exchange Club was planning a soap box derby for Morgan County youth.
100 years ago
• A horse belonging to William Anderson of near Literberry was stolen from his pasture.
• Marie Miller was hostess to a sewing party at her home on West State Street in Jacksonville.
— Compiled by Lauren A. Beauchamp