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 windows of houses to rattle and which was believed at the time to be an earthquake. While dozens observed the light which was described as More...

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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...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

100- Years-Ago

Thursday, September 3, 1914   The ladies of the M. E. Church south realized nearly a hundred dollars at their dinner at Minnehaha Springs last Saturday. So rainy was the day that meals were served in the club More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

100 Years Ago

Thursday, August 20, 1914 We have in this county a successful businessman of the town of Durbin, who is a native of Germany, and who is a very fine German gentleman, and who has the respect and esteem of all who More...

SWIMMING POOL AT Hotel Minnehaha located on the Lockridge Farm on Knapps Creek in  Minnehaha Springs, formerly known as Driscol. Additional photos may be seen at preservingpocahontas.org. Photo courtesy of Preserving Pocahontas
By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

    SWIMMING POOL AT Hotel Minnehaha located on the Lockridge Farm on Knapps Creek in Minnehaha Springs, formerly known as Driscol. Additional photos may be seen at preservingpocahontas.org. Photo More...