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 wool, 60,000 pounds in volume, sold for 75.33 cents per pound which is the highest price paid for wool in Virginia, North Carolina and More...

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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...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 7, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp Watoga Lake, at Watoga State Park, was originally named Lake Monongoseneka. The name was changed to Watoga Lake because no one could spell, or remember More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Fifty- Years-Ago

Thursday, April 30, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp W. B. Cassell, on Back Mountain, was driving fence posts last week and was having a time getting them even. Finally he decided the can of Copenhagen More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, April 23, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp The service trees started showing white on the hills Monday. WEDDINGS Kiner – Hause The Edray Methodist Parsonage was the scene on Saturday, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday,  April 23, 1964 From the desk of  Mrs. Jane Price Sharp The service trees started showing white on the hills Monday. WEDDINGS Kiner – Hause The Edray Methodist Parsonage was the scene on Saturday, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, April 16, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp Ollie Tacy, of Cass, wasn’t able to buck the snowdrifts as usual this winter but he did get one wildcat and one fox. In the last four years he More...