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Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, January 12, 1967 Police Graduate Mrs. John Hause and daughter, Mrs. Don Kiner, attended the graduation exercises of the Virginia State Police Basic Training School in Richmond, on December 16, 1966. Her son, Kyle T....

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, January 5, 1967 1967 BABY The first baby of the New Year was born on Monday, January 2, 1967, in Pocahontas Memorial Hospital. The baby, a girl, Gina Lynette, was born to Private and Mrs....

50 Years Ago

Thursday, December 22, 1966 BEAR Argile Arbogast was out looking for bear on Briery Mountain last Friday and ran into some Forestry men and they got to discussing game, etc. They told a tale of a...

50 Years Ago

Thursday, December 1, 1966 Monongahela National Forest This year, the Marlinton Ranger District plans to sell six million board feet of saw timber and 8,000 cords of pulpwood. This will require cutting on approximately 2,000 acres....

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, November 24, 1966 Monongahela National Forest Hunting season is here again and with an increased number of people using their National Forest we felt it would be an appropriate time to explain the timber management...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, November 17, 1966 Bear Killing a bear with No. 4 birdshot is a little uncommon, but last Wednesday Junior Simmons, of Dunmore, did just that. He was rounding up sheep on their Clover Creek land,...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 9, 1966 Farming for Better Living After a start in 1949 with 88 acres, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Shinaberry now own 1,100 acres of the beautiful...