Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 2, 1966 Another Bear A bear came within 70 yards of the buildings at the home of Mrs. John Kramer on the head of Stamping Creek, right under High Rocks, and killed her pet...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 25, 1965 Thanksgiving For all the blessings of the year, For all the friends we hold so dear; We thank Thee, Lord. For life and health, those common things Which every day and hour brings; For home, where...

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, January 2, 1964   Mrs. Robert McComb suffered painful injuries when she fell down the steps at her home the Friday before Christmas. She was taken to Charleston for treatment of her teeth and a broken...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, August 12, 1965 Astronomers at the National Radio Observatory at Green Bank have detected and measured a radio emission line caused by excited hydrogen which will be valuable in the study of far-off constellations....

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, May 25, 1967 Scenic Highway A wide ribbon through the Endless Mountains – a drive to refresh one’s spirits. I look forward to that drive from Cranberry over Black Mountain to Williams River, then to...