100-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 10, 1915 As C. R. Cook was driving his automobile along Drinnan Ridge last Sunday afternoon, a cow standing by the road side horned another cow and caused her to jump immediately in front of the automobile. Though the machine was going at a moderate speed, it could not be stopped in time and the cow’s leg was broken. The cow belonged More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 3, 1915 Not long ago our wanderings brought us to a noted woman’s college and being invited to eat dinner in the big dining hall, we found ourselves one of the two men in a vast sea of femininity. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 27, 1915   HUNTERSVILLE Corn working seems to be the order of the day here now. Rev. W. A. Fisher has returned from holding a meeting at Mt. Grove. He reports eighteen conversions. Joe Webb has finished More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 20, 1915 Boys should be taught to speak the truth, to ride a horse, and to shoot a gun. What do the mountain men think of a law such as was passed by the recent legislature to require a permit in writing More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 13, 1915 The Lusitania is at the bottom of the sea with many of her passengers and crew. The German submarines torpedoed the great steamship after publishing warnings to passengers not to sail on this More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, May 7th, 2015

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 6, 1915 The fine dwelling house of Edgar H. McLaughlin, at Hillsboro, was totally destroyed by fire Sunday morning. The fire caught in the woodshed which adjoined the house, and spread so rapidly that More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, April 29, 1915 As a result of the war it is freely stated that the whole world will be in debt. This thing of debt is a two sided proposition. For every debtor there must be a lender and at the end of More...

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