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. He spent a week with two of his sons and their families in the Washington D. C. area and had an enjoyable time looking over the city and beautiful More...

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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...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

Fifty Years Ago

May 21, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Pocahontas Wool Tops Sale The Pocahontas County Wool Pool, selling as a regional lot, topped the state sale held last Tuesday in Clarksburg. The Pocahontas More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 14, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Centennial Bear is Dead Lucky, the Centennial Bear, is dead. Recently placed in a cage with two adult bears, Lucky seemed to be getting along More...