100-Years-Ago

Thursday, August 3, 1916 Clyde Cochran, eleven year old son of Sheriff Cochran, fell from a fence Saturday, and broke both bones in his forearm. He was at the home of his step-mother near Dunmore. – – – The Alexander Amusement Company is putting in a swimming pool in their parlors and making other extensive improvements. The billiard More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 27, 1916 TOP ALLEGHANY A little too wet for haying but fine growing weather. Someone in an automobile ran over a fine ewe of Lee Wilmoth’s Sunday, injuring it fatally. We think people who run cars More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 20, 1916 It looks like the people of Europe were trying to kill off the very flower of the race. We have escaped so far and yet we realize that every day there is danger in certain inflammatory papers More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 13, 1916 A scout who was riding in Bath county during the recent Fourth of July season brought back the report that the liquor bill of Pocahontas County at the Hot Springs saloons was something over More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, July 7th, 2016

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 6, 1916 The bass season opened last Saturday, the first day of July. For a wonder, the season came in with the water in fair condition for fishing. Usually after all the months of discontent, the More...

By Pocahontas Times On Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 29, 1916 The man, Dobbin, who was hurt by a log rolling over him at Buckeye last Tuesday, died Saturday night. He was about 30 years old, and leaves a wife and two children. His home was at Jumping More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 22, 1916 TO WEST VIRGINIA June 20th And on that day, no loving arms Reached forth, the newborn child to take – Mid cannon’s roar, and war’s alarms, did West Virginia’s soul awake; Behold, More...

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