The following Macon Moments in History were taken from the February 18, 1987 edition of the Macon Chronicle-Herald.
Dale Gabbert, owner of Gabbert’s Museum of Ships housed in Bevier was pictured with a wooden model of the ship U.S.S. Illinois that he was presenting to President Ronald Reagan.
Former Macon County Juvenile Officer Frank Ayers died on Feb. 17, 1987.
Area Youth was Kasey Jo Hall, daughter of Merle and Madeline Hall of Macon who celebrated her 3rd Birthday on Jan. 15, 1987.
DAR essay winners were: Betsy Clark, John Wiggans, Joel Wilhite, and Erica Bales.