100 Years Ago

Thursday, December 7, 1916 The New York World immediately after the election called for a change in the manner of electing a President, and declared that the antiquated method of the electoral college was a danger to the country. Lately when The World starts anything, it is well to look a little out, for it is very apt to come to pass. In order to More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Friday, December 9th, 2016

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, December 8, 1966 A picture of Wilbur Boggs, in a group of soldiers, was carried on the cover of the New York Times magazine section recently. Bear Junior Simmons and Hunter Taylor brought down another More...

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By BJ. Gudmundsson On Friday, December 9th, 2016

Preserving Pocahontas

Unknown Christmas Party – circa 1960 This photograph of a Christmas party was taken in Pocahontas County in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Some of the adult women and many girls are wearing Girl Scout uniforms. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, December 8th, 2016

What’s Cookin’?

Chocolate Cinnamon Bows Marietta Stemple 2 cups sifted flour 1 1/3 cups sugar 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 egg 6 oz. pkg. chocolate chips 1 tsp. baking powder 4 tsp. cinnamon 1/2 cup shortening 1 egg, separated 1/2 More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, December 8th, 2016

Mayor’s Corner

To begin this week’s Mayor’s Corner, I must first correct my misrepresentation from last week. The report came to me regarding installation of the new fire hydrant as being five inches too short. I realized More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, December 8th, 2016

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 7, 1916 The New York World immediately after the election called for a change in the manner of electing a President, and declared that the antiquated method of the electoral college was a danger More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, December 8th, 2016

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 8, 1966 A picture of Wilbur Boggs, in a group of soldiers, was carried on the cover of the New York Times magazine section recently. Bear Junior Simmons and Hunter Taylor brought down another More...