Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 15, 1965 Charles R. VanReenen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Hubert VanReenan, has been promoted to airman second class in the U. S. Air Force at Bunker Hill AFB, Indiana. Miss Janet Lou Kershner, of Droop, spent the last two weeks visiting Mr. and Mrs. George Duncan, at Buckeye. Miss Daisy Mae Hammons, of Darlington, Maryland, spent a few days More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 8, 1965   Lloyd Payne has a new tree tenant at his home in Hillsboro. A young fox squirrel moved in to try the maple bloom and stayed to feast on peanuts, corn, hickory nuts and the like provided More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 1, 1965 Escaped Convicts Two convicts, Delmar Clair Grett, 29, and Wayne Clyde Jenkins, 23, from the Medium Security Prison at Huttonsville escaped in Marlinton Sunday afternoon after they played More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

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 More...

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...

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