100-Years-Old

Thursday, October 22, 1914 “We have naught but the kindliest feeling for President Wilson. We believe he is conscientious in what he is doing. We believe he is trying to do the right thing.” – Pocahontas Independent Thanks for them few kind words. A Republican paper that is broad and honest enough to voice a conviction against political interest More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 15, 1914 Kenny Weiford’s family, of Warwick, has been stricken with a scourge of typhoid fever. On September 5th, Kenny was stricken and on October 1st, his wife and oldest child, Guy, were stricken. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Friday, October 10th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 8, 1914 Extensive preparations are being made at Buckeye by the Bartholomew Sawmill Company to manufacture the McClintic timber, owned by the American Column Company. The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 1, 1914   At 10:40 p.m. Friday night, September 25, 1914, there passed over Marlinton, a blazing meteor which lighted up the sky and which disappeared with a bursting sound, which caused the More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, September 24, 1914   TOP ALLEGHANY Corn cutting is in order. A party of hunters from Clarksburg were camped a day or two in this section last week. Quite a number of cattle are passing through this More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, September 18th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, September 17, 1914 ALLEGHENY CLUB The hunting season which opens October the 15th bids fair to be an exceptionally good one. The forests abound with all sorts of wild game. The early fall which seems More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, September 10, 1914 In a collision between two locomotives at Ronceverte Saturday, James Stone, engineer, was killed and Frank Loomis, fireman, was badly hurt. Mr. Loomis for a number of years lived in More...