As reported 46 years ago in the pages of The Columbia News, Thursday, Sept. 7, 1961:
On Tuesday, Sept. 5, 1961, Grovetown school opened its doors to the largest enrollment in school history.
The complete tabulation had not been made, but everyone felt sure the enrollment would reach 300, which means that every grade is packed to the limit.
At the Martin Theater in Thomson, showing Saturday are three features in the Spectacular Tarzan-a-Rama: Tarzan's Greatest Adventure, Tarzan and the She Devil and Tarzan's Hidden Jungle.
Contracts awarded for road projects
Contracts have been let by the state highway department for road construction on a Columbia County project.
Widening and resurfacing are slated for the Wrens to Harlem highway, with resurfacing due on the highway from Thomson to Cedar Rock.
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