Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, December 10, 1965 About three inches of snow at Durbin Tuesday, two at Cass. Two above zero Wednesday at Minnehaha. – – – The Reynolds bus slid into a truck on icy roads on Elk Mountain Monday, then into the guard rail. Another bus was sent from Buckhannon. None of the passengers was hurt. – – – A truck More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 2 months ago
By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 2, 1965 Deer The count on deer checked through Tuesday was 398. Conservation Officer White reported 195 for upper Pocahontas. We were unable to get Officer Polling, but McLaughlin’s Station More...

By Pocahontas Times On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 25, 1965 Thanksgiving For all the blessings of the year, For all the friends we hold so dear; We thank Thee, Lord. For life and health, those common things Which every day and hour brings; For More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 18, 1965 Boys and Girls in Service Private Denny L. Hansford, son of Mr. and Mrs. Darrel Hansford, of Marlinton, was home on leave after finishing his basic training at Fort Knox, Kentucky. He More...

By Pocahontas Times On Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 11, 1965 Over 200 relatives and friends called at Travelers Repose during the afternoon of September 26, on the occasion of the 60th Wedding Anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. B. B. Beard… They More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 4, 1965 Lots of hunters with powerful rifles come home without deer, but Mr. E. E. White, of Minnehaha Springs, last week, got one by leaving the gate open. The Whites had heard dogs early in More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 28, 1965 Big Pumpkin! A yellow sweet pumpkin is on display at C. J. Richardson’s Hardware Store. It weighs 85 pounds and was raised by Oren Nelson, Marlinton, Route 1. This seems to be about More...