August 28, 1982

• Joe Skeen, republican candidate for Congress, visited area senior citizens during a pot luck luncheon at the senior Citizens Center. Skeen was seeking a bid for re-election against Democratic candidate Caleb Chandler.
• A Farmall Cub tractor with PTO and hydraulic lift was advertised in the classified section for $750.
• The Floyd Homemakers Club received first place for their booth at the Roosevelt County Fair.