>> 50 years ago — An unnamed local man, was booked by sheriff’s deputies Wednesday on a charge of bringing alcoholic beverages onto jail property.
Deputies said the arrest came after minimum security personnel found a man, who had just been released from the jail, and his girlfriend engaged in “certain activities” in a vehicle parked near the confinement area. When the couple refused to leave, deputies arrested the man for possession of alcohol.
“The infraction could be a violation of his probation, and he may be facing more jail time,” said Albert Wainwright an official with the Sheriff’s Department.
>> 40 years ago — Dink Robart is a local horseman who thinks the ancient art of acupuncture is good therapy for ailing horses.