Phillip Clingman got more than he expected when he repossessed a vehicle from Smyrna. He found a hand grenade and two long guns inside. Officer Dave Norton took the grenade and guns for safekeeping.
Civil rights icon Rosa Parks was arrested in February 1956 in Montgomery, Alabama for failing to give up her seat on the bus to a white person, actions that sparked the multi-month Montgomery bus boycotts. Parks was found guilty of civil disobedience and violating a city ordinance and fined ten dollars, plus an additional four dollars in court costs.