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Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, August 11, 1966 Terry Payne and Susie Moore attended Presbyterian Church Camp at Bluestone Conference Center near Hinton last week. The Robert Halls have moved from Baltimore to the Clendenen home at Hillsboro. Queen Miss Patricia Waslo,...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, September 16, 1965 Ground was broken Monday for a new Southern States store building next to the railroad above Richardson’s warehouse. Jack Brown is the contractor. Rain came in abundance over the weekend. Z. S....

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 23, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp The National Science Camp closed last weekend with reports of a well managed camp. This week the 4-Hers are camping there. The engineers have been making...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 1, 1965 Escaped Convicts Two convicts, Delmar Clair Grett, 29, and Wayne Clyde Jenkins, 23, from the Medium Security Prison at Huttonsville escaped in Marlinton Sunday afternoon after they played in a ballgame here...

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, January 27, 1966 Mr. and Mrs. Fred C. Burns, Sr., will move this week into their newly remodeled home on Smith Hill. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Jones will move into the Burns home and...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, August 19, 1965 BIRTHS Born to Mr. and Mrs. Harold VanReenen, of Marlinton, a daughter. Born to Mr. and Mrs. Claude C. Bare, of Green Bank, a son. The mother is the former Sandra Underwood. DEATHS Mrs. Cornelia...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 29, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   When the Cass Train finished its last trip for the season Sunday, it had carried 26,058 adults and 6,980 paying children (over six), plus 3,400 at...