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Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 9, 1966   Thomas Moore, 10, son of Thomas M. Moore, caught the fishing bug and has become a confirmed fisherman, the most obvious symptom being he will give up almost any entertainment to go...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 20, 1965 Joe McNeel, of Mill Point, killed a snake last Sunday on a foot log that was a strange one. It had a lot of black but some copper color, was five...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 12, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   VOTING Voters turned out in unusual numbers last week all across the nation. Pocahontas had a good average of 79.64 percent. Marlinton (East) had 88 percent of...

  Thursday, September 10, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp Trapping Five trappers are now at work in Pocahontas County in a Federal-State trapping program for rabies control. They are Ray Hefner, Clyde Campbell, Edgar Cales, Paul...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 24, 1964 BIRTHS Born to Mr. and Mrs. William Hise, of Cass, a daughter, named Tonita Sue. Born to Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hawkins, Jr. of Marlinton, twin daughters. Born to Mr. and Mrs. Robert Taylor,...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, May 30, 1968 Hominy Falls When we went to hear Junior Moore tell of his harrowing experience underground, he was soaking his feet to relieve the arthritis all six men had developed. Otherwise, he looked...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, November 9, 1967 Conference Play-off Marlinton High School’s unbeaten football team is the Northern Greenbrier Valley Champion and Rainelle is the Southern Valley Champion, and they will meet to decide the Valley Championship in Marlinton...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 24, 1964 BIRTHS 
Born to Mr. and Mrs. William Hise, of Cass, a daughter, named Tonita Sue. 
Born to Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hawkins, Jr. of Marlinton, twin daughters. 
Born to Mr. and Mrs. Robert Taylor,...

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