Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 27, 1966 Mr. and Mrs. Fred C. Burns, Sr., will move this week into their newly remodeled home on Smith Hill. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Jones will move into the Burns home and the Alvon Deans have purchased the Jones home on Second Avenue. Mr. and Mrs. Kent Galford, Jr. moved into their new home in Smith Addition in December. Cass The home More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 20, 1966 M-Sgt. Joe Sharp, back from Viet Nam two weeks, was home over the weekend. June Landis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Landis, was called to the Army, January 10. He is a graduate of Hillsboro More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 13, 1966 Douglas Nease, of Mullens, an ardent squirrel hunter with little interest in foxes, had an interesting experience on a recent squirrel hunt in Pocahontas County. Nease had found a place More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 6, 1966 FIRE A house at Woodrow belonging to Mrs. Icie VanReenen and occupied by Mrs. Ruth Biggs was destroyed by fire Tuesday about 5:00 p.m. All of their belongings were destroyed. The children More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 23, 1965 Bear The second section of the bear season came in this week and the first results we saw was a nice, compact 232 pound bear killed near Briery Knob Fire Tower Monday about 3:30 with More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 16, 1965 Wildcats This story comes through Ralph Nottingham, who is always up on all that is going on. He says wildcats are getting mighty upstart and fighting back; specifically one threw a More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Thursday, December 10th, 2015

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, December 10, 1965 About three inches of snow at Durbin Tuesday, two at Cass. Two above zero Wednesday at Minnehaha. – – – The Reynolds bus slid into a truck on icy roads on Elk Mountain More...