Fifty years ago today, January 14, 1967
Rep. Albert Thompson of Columbus and nine other Negro legislators visited Gov. Lester Maddox Friday and came away with cautiously optimistic predictions for a good relationship with the new chief executive.
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Muscogee legislators and county commissioners are scheduled to discuss plans Thursday for a $1 million plus expansion and improvement program at Muscogee County Airport.
The Green Bay Packers and Kansas City Chiefs meet Sunday in the long-awaited, much-ballyhooed Super Bowl, a game that likely will establish — to almost everyone except the coaches involved — whether the National or American football league is superior.