The following Macon Moments in History were taken from the Sept. 28, 1983, editions of the Macon Chronicle-Herald.
Jack Briggs, executive director of the Macon County Economic Development Corp. was pictured on the front page meeting with a two-member team from the Missouri Community Betterment Awards Competition. Also pictured were Mollie Holman, Veronica Wood, Marian Roebuck, and Larry Abernathy.
Cub Scout David Moore received the Medal of God and Family in a special ceremony at the Zion Lutheran Church in Macon.
Twelfth District Representative Nathan B. Walker was appointed to serve on a special joining House-Senate Committee.