100 Years Ago

Thursday, October 25, 1917 He was a cold, hard-hearted brute, The kind you’d like to give the boot; Who, if his wife should have a pain, Would use it for a sign of rain. - - - The Hillsboro high...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, October 18, 1917 DARST DEMANDS DEVOTION FOR SOLDIERS IN FIELD by Jno. S. Darst, WV Auditor What is a Liberty Bond, and why is it necessary for people to buy them? The United States of America...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, October 11, 1917 John Fox, who used to survey down in the Cumberland Gap, and who got to writing pieces for the paper, figures out that the charm of these mountains lies largely in...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, October 4, 1917 THE SUN DOGS “Curse on the fog! Is there never a wind of all the winds I knew To clear the smother from off my chest, and let me look at the blue?” The...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, September 27, 1917 HILLSBORO We were deeply impressed on last Sunday evening as we stood in the large assembly of people who had gathered at Marlinton to bid farewell and God speed to our soldier...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, September 20, 1917 Col. Roosevelt is out in a powerful article in the current Metropolitan calling for more children and showing that the race is dying out in America by the reason of the...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, September 13, 1917 The more we think of it the more firmly are we convinced that the most fortunate young unmarried men are those who have an opportunity to enter the army. He has...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, September 6, 1917 A large crowd gathered at the train yesterday afternoon to send off our soldier boys, Coe Adkison and Carl Bruffey, to Camp Lee at Petersburg. This evening Larry Byers and Charles...