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Fifty Years Ago

Tournament Marlinton High School won the Greenbrier Valley Tournament last weekend by defeating Green Bank 95 to 61; Hillsboro 82 to 64; and Frankford in the finals, 81 to 61... At White Sulphur Saturday the...

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, January 20, 1966 M-Sgt. Joe Sharp, back from Viet Nam two weeks, was home over the weekend. June Landis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Landis, was called to the Army, January 10. He is...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, September 30, 1965 Sunday morning temperatures went to 30 degrees but the fog prevented frost damage in most places. New Telescope On October 13, dedication ceremonies for the newest telescope at National Radio Astronomy Observatory at...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 19, 1963 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp Accident Duncan Warren was injured in an automobile accident at Green Bank on Saturday night and is a patient at the Pocahontas Memorial Hospital. William Mullenax was...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, November 24, 1966 Monongahela National Forest Hunting season is here again and with an increased number of people using their National Forest we felt it would be an appropriate time to explain the timber management...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, December 12, 1968 Killed in Action Word was received last Friday that Sergeant John Ray “Chipper” Williams had been wounded and died in hostile action in Viet Nam. The body will be returned to Marlinton...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 15, 1965 Charles R. VanReenen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Hubert VanReenan, has been promoted to airman second class in the U. S. Air Force at Bunker Hill AFB, Indiana. Miss Janet Lou Kershner,...