Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, March 11, 1965 Brown Miller, of the Hill Country, was in last week to show us some apples. They were yellow or white sweet apples, with a pink side. The peculiar thing is that this same tree had been bearing a red delicious apple for 5 or 6 years. He wants to know if anyone knows of another case of this kind. Mr. Miller reported seeing 20 More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, March 4, 1965 Marlinton VFD Officers for 1965 for the Marlinton Volunteer Fire Company: Chief – Fred Burns, Jr.; Assistant Chief – Kenneth Faulknier; Captain – Kyle McCarty; First Lieutenant – More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 25, 1965 The weather has been see-sawing back and forth from mild to sub-zero. Two below was reported at Tennant’s Service Station above Frost Monday morning, ten to twelve in town. This followed More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 18, 1965    New Cave This fall, a cave was discovered between Cass and Durbin, and, upon completion of the exploration of its many passageways, it may well turn out to be the largest in West More...

By Pocahontas Times On Friday, February 13th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 11, 1965 Accidents Lewis Gay is home from the Clifton Forge Hospital where he was a patient last week. He is recuperating from some sprains and bruises received when some ensilage fell on him. Allen More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 4, 1964 Weather No doubt about it, the ground hog saw his shadow Tuesday. The winter weather got a pretty good start the past week. About six inches of dry cold snow Saturday with continued low More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 28, 1965 DEER Arnold Luther Dulaney, age 15, son of Mr. and Mrs. Luther Cole Dulaney, of Buckeye, killed a five point buck December 3, 1964, weighing 150 to 175 pounds – his first deer and a More...

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