Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, March 10, 1966 Ralph Buckley was in to pay his subscription last week and made the interesting comment that his parents’ engagement was in the first issue of The Pocahontas Times in 1882 and the paper has always been in the home. – – – Larry Arbogast killed a 22 pound wildcat on Robins Fork, back of Briery Mountain, on More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Friday, March 4th, 2016

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, March 2, 1966 BIG EGG Mrs. Minnie Kessler, of Cass, sent us a big egg that measures six and one-half inches around the middle and eight inches around the ends. It had two yolks. Ernest Kelley was in last More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, February 25th, 2016

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 24, 1966 FIRES Fire destroyed a house owned by Bill Buzzard on Cummings Creek early Friday morning. Dewey McLau-ghlin had been living there. Friday afternoon the Fire Department was called to More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 17, 1966 On February 4, Mrs. Ernest Pyles, who lives near Seebert, went to the chicken house to get an egg or two. In the nest she saw a varmint. Not knowing what it was, she called Mr. Pyles, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 10, 1966 Mrs. Hallie Vanosdale, of Boyer, suffered some broken ribs in a fall on icy steps at her home last Thursday. Young Miss Ann Burns, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Burns, Jr., broke her More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 3, 1966 Snow Snow, snow, snow. Winter started late but the past ten days have been a good example of winter. After the first big snow, seven or eight inches fell last Wednesday. Then Saturday More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

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 More...

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