Thursday, March 13, 1969
Presentation of medals posthumously to Sergeant John R. (Chipper) Williams, by a representative of the Commanding General, First United States Army – Major David A. Noake, of the Virginia Military School...
Thursday, March 6, 1969
Our Boys in Service
Sp-5 William C. Vandevender returned home December 3, after a year of duty in Vietnam. He is now stationed in Freiburg, Germany.
Army Specialist Four Dewey H. Ervine, Jr.,...
Thursday, August 21, 1969
Killed in Viet Nam
Word was received last Wednesday, August 18, 1969, of the death in Viet Nam of Major Kenneth Hamrick, 32, son of Dr. K. J. Hamrick.
Major Hamrick’s wife and...
Thursday, November 21, 1968
Richwood News Leader Editor Bronson McClung tells of Ed Buck’s encounter with a bear in Pocahontas while he was bow hunting recently. Mr. Buck, a well-known naturalist, is the father of...
Thursday, March 20, 1969
Robert McComb, Jr., entered the Army on March 4 and is now training as a Flight Warrant Officer at Fort Polk, Louisiana.
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Ilean Walton saw a groundhog Monday. She reports...
Thursday, October 31, 1968
About an inch of snow accumulated on the mountains Friday night for the first snow. Someone said The Pocahontas Times used to report the first snow with the old prediction that...