The following Macon Moment in History was taken from the June 24, 1998 edition of the Macon Chronicle-Herald.
Pat and Shirley Rogers of Macon had returned from a six-day mystery trip planned by their daughter and son-in-law for their 40th anniversary. Half-way to their destination their daughter, Tricia told them that they were going to New Orleans where they had honeymooned in May of 1958.
Dallas Dean Sandner, James Talton Holman and Stacy Lynee Mallett were graduating from Missouri Western State College in St. Joseph.
A 15 year fixed mortgage rate was 6.875% and a 30 year was 7.125% at the Macon Building & Loan Assn.