The following Macon Moments in History were taken from the April 1, 1980 edition of the Macon Chronicle-Herald.
The local page reported the March 16, 1980 old-fashioned Western wedding of Sheila Ruggles and Bobby Wilcox.
Girl Scout Troop 510 honored the first baby girl born during Girl Scout Week. The winner, Jill Moots, was presented a silver cup. The troop hosted a cookie back-off with a Brownie Troop. Winners were: Teresa Cooper, Elizabeth Gaines, Michele Burnett and Terri Blackwell.
Hardees featured a Big Fish Sandwich for 99 cents.
Star Trek the movie with William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy was playing at the Macon Theater.