Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 9, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Harry Lynn Sheets brought in a metal sundial Tuesday with the date of 1689 on it. It has the daylight hours of 4 in the morning to 7 at night marked on it with a little blank space at the bottom for the night. It goes now to the Historical Museum.   Weather The weather, as everyone More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 2, 1964 From the desk of  Mrs. Jane Price Sharp     Janice Bailey and Suzanne Jett are working this summer at Lake Chautauqua, New York. Mrs. Wayne Bailey took them there last week.   Welcome We More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 25, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp F. Hamed, who has been in business and farming in Pocahontas for 57 years, left his home at Green Bank on June 7 to return to his home in Lebanon. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, June 19th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 18, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   1964 World’s Fair - New York City It was a big trip with lots of looking crowded into four full days, but we saw some of about everything. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 11, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Pocahontas Belle Mrs. Rachel Woodell has been selected to represent Pocahontas County at the State Folk Festival in Glenville. Her home is in More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 4, 1964 Are you a bird watcher? If you are, you will have ample opportunity during the third week in June. Pocahontas County will be host to the Brooks Bird Club’s annual ecological study. Over More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 28, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Fatal Accident McKinley Spangler, 63, of Ronceverte, was killed by a runaway truck at Durbin on Wednesday, May 20, 1964. He was employed by More...