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Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, March 4, 1965 Marlinton VFD Officers for 1965 for the Marlinton Volunteer Fire Company: Chief – Fred Burns, Jr.; Assistant Chief – Kenneth Faulknier; Captain – Kyle McCarty; First Lieutenant – Donald Rogers; Second Lieutenant –...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 25, 1965 The weather has been see-sawing back and forth from mild to sub-zero. Two below was reported at Tennant’s Service Station above Frost Monday morning, ten to twelve in town. This followed...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 18, 1965    New Cave This fall, a cave was discovered between Cass and Durbin, and, upon completion of the exploration of its many passageways, it may well turn out to be the largest in...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 11, 1965 Accidents Lewis Gay is home from the Clifton Forge Hospital where he was a patient last week. He is recuperating from some sprains and bruises received when some ensilage fell on him. Allen...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 4, 1964 Weather No doubt about it, the ground hog saw his shadow Tuesday. The winter weather got a pretty good start the past week. About six inches of dry cold snow Saturday with...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 28, 1965 DEER Arnold Luther Dulaney, age 15, son of Mr. and Mrs. Luther Cole Dulaney, of Buckeye, killed a five point buck December 3, 1964, weighing 150 to 175 pounds – his first...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 21, 1965 On TV Larry Whiting, formerly of Marlinton, a paratrooper, will appear on the Bob Hope Show this Friday night as a stand-in, or rather a jump-in, for one of the actors on...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 14, 1965 We have our first real snow of the winter Sunday, measuring at least six inches. It covered every little branch, making the trees and hills a beauty to behold. Edward Sharp, of...

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