Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 7, 1965 Weather There have been few Christmas seasons with so mild weather. Showers brought forth a rainbow on Christmas Day. And the same day Roy Dever picked a dandelion in his back yard. Robins were in abundance and singing a few days before the New Year. January 1 is supposed to be the rule day for January and it was snow and sleet More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 31, 1964 Lame Paw Continued… This article was first published in 1924. The chase came near the places where James Gibson and Charles Sheets were standing, and the hunters who were close More...

By Pocahontas Times On Monday, December 29th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 24, 1964 BIRTHS 
Born to Mr. and Mrs. William Hise, of Cass, a daughter, named Tonita Sue. 
Born to Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hawkins, Jr. of Marlinton, twin daughters. 
Born to Mr. and Mrs. Robert More...

By Pocahontas Times On Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 24, 1964 BIRTHS Born to Mr. and Mrs. William Hise, of Cass, a daughter, named Tonita Sue. Born to Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hawkins, Jr. of Marlinton, twin daughters. Born to Mr. and Mrs. Robert Taylor, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 17, 1964 Bears Lame Paw Charles Sheets had saved the story of Lame Paw and asked us to reprint it. After several years we here print the first part of the story of the famous bear hunt of 1924. Five More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 10, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   DEER The bad weather the first days of the season discouraged most hunters and this second week of the season there seems to be practically More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 3, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Deer Season So far both the hunting pressure and the deer kill appear to be light. Monday morning brought a slight half-inch of snow in town More...