Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, September 28, 1967 ALUMNI 135 Alumni registered for the Marlinton Homecoming on Friday, September 22. Among the oldest graduating classes were the following: 1921 – Alice Moore 1926 – Rebecca Surber and Edna May Bear 1929 – G....

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, September 21, 1967 Fire Unbelievable was the word on every one’s lips as the third school fire in four months destroyed the auditorium, a classroom and two work rooms on the third floor of the...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, September 14, 1967 F. F. B. L. Bernard Galford is typical of many farmers today in that he works off the farm part time. Mr. and Mrs. Galford have a farm in the Dunmore...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, August 31, 1967 A helicopter from Fort Lee, Virginia, attracted a lot of attention as it landed on the Pocahontas Country Club golf course last Thursday to take Grady Chestnut to Walter Reed Hospital...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, August 24, 1967 Jeryl Duncan, of Buckeye, killed a snake in their garden; he took it to his neighbor, Ellsworth Buck, and he and his father, Ed Buck, verified it as a big fat...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, August 17, 1967 M.H.S. News Sam Brill has resigned as band instructor at Marlinton High School, much to the regret of many local people, and has accepted a position as Training Coordinator of the New...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, August 10, 1967 Dog days end with this week and they certainly have been wet. Katydids started singing Saturday; this is an accepted sign that it is six weeks until frost. We saw a wooly worm...