Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 17, 1966 On February 4, Mrs. Ernest Pyles, who lives near Seebert, went to the chicken house to get an egg or two. In the nest she saw a varmint. Not knowing what...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 25, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp F. Hamed, who has been in business and farming in Pocahontas for 57 years, left his home at Green Bank on June 7 to return...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 23, 1965 Bear The second section of the bear season came in this week and the first results we saw was a nice, compact 232 pound bear killed near Briery Knob Fire Tower Monday...

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....

October 25, 2013

Thursday, October 24, 1963 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp Mrs. E. E. White, of Minnehaha Springs, found a spring toad in her yard last week. Mrs. Melvin Moore found a wooly worm with black at...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 15, 1967 Fires A terrible blow was dealt to the school system of Pocahontas County as fire struck the Board of Education office and Junior High building Monday at 4:50 p.m. This fire was...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 10, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   DEER The bad weather the first days of the season discouraged most hunters and this second week of the season there seems to be practically no...

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,...