The following Macon Moment in History was taken from the May 17, 1956 edition of the Macon Chronicle-Herald.
George D. Norton was named Valedictorian of the Macon High School Class of 1956. Ralph Biberdorf was Salutatorian.
Weekend specials at Cleaver Bros. Grocery were: Milnot, 10 tall cans for 99 cents; red pitted pie cherries, 5 cans for 85 cents; cabbage, 5 cents a pound; 16 oz. box of tomatoes for 15 cents and cling peaches 3 cans for 89 cents.
A baseball double header featuring the Callao Blues vs. Jefferson CIty was to be held at Callao Ball Park. Admission was 50 cents for adults and 15 cents for children.