Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 24, 1965 Vic Standa, of the U. S. Forest Service, Bartow Ranger Station, has an article in this month’s West Virginia Conservation magazine on the Gaudineer Scenic Area on Cheat above Durbin. Titled “A Challenge to the Hiker,” it tells of the stand of virgin timber, the beautiful laurel and the northern vegetation found along the More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 17, 1965   W. E. Ware has moved his plumbing and repair shop to the Shrader building on Ninth Street, which he recently bought. Harold and Charles Bryant have purchased the Bledsoe Motor Company More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 10, 1965 Bear The bear who had been killing Kyle Hannah’s sheep was killed by Arthur Friel last Friday on Gibson’s Knob on Elk. Oscar Sharp and his dogs had just jumped the bear, Mr. Friel twice More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 3, 1965 Sidney L. Goodwyn, of the Marlinton High School faculty, has been selected to attend West Virginia Univer- sity’s first summer institute to combine the studies of biology, chemistry and More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 27, 1965   SP4 Harry J. Kelley, of Fort Sill, Oklahoma, is home on a fifteen day leave visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ward R. Kelley, of Huntersville. Willis Berton Smith and his new wife, the More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 20, 1965 Joe McNeel, of Mill Point, killed a snake last Sunday on a foot log that was a strange one. It had a lot of black but some copper color, was five feet long, a heavy body and a blunt tail. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 13, 1965 Did you ever see a green dog? We never had, either, until Frank Sharp, of Fairview, brought one in last week. There was a litter of four pups, half Chihuahua and half Manchester, and one was More...

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