Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 19, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Carl Nottingham suffered a broken heel when scaffolding around a boiler at the Marlinton Tannery broke Monday morning, causing him to fall 25 to 30 feet to the floor. Origen Underwood is in the hospital with both arms broken. He was sawing wood and caught one arm in a belt then More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 12, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   VOTING Voters turned out in unusual numbers last week all across the nation. Pocahontas had a good average of 79.64 percent. Marlinton (East) More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 5, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Ilean Walton reports the lowest river reading at Buckeye this month, 1.76, on the 31st of October. There were 1.34 inches of precipitation. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 29, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   When the Cass Train finished its last trip for the season Sunday, it had carried 26,058 adults and 6,980 paying children (over six), plus More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 22, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Hillsboro High School The Juniors have selected their play, “The Blundering Herd.” The characters have been selected and work has begun. Our More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 15, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   The Department of Natural Resources announces that a ten-year-old study of the wild turkey in Eastern Greenbrier and Pocahontas counties has More...

By Pocahontas Times On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Fifty-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...