Thursday, December 5, 1968
Missing in Action
Mrs. D. W. Williams was notified Tuesday morning that her son, John Ray “Chipper” Williams, has been missing near Da Nang, Viet Nam, since Thanksgiving Day.
Remember Our Flag
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...
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, November 14, 1968
About four inches of soft wet snow Saturday, and then a heavy blanket Monday night from a southeastern storm. About a foot with drifting winds closed schools for two days. Only...
Thursday, July 17, 1969
Seven boys and girls from Pocahontas County learned about the world of work last week at Jackson’s Mill, where they attended career awareness and career exploration camps.
Participants from this county include:...
Thursday, April 17, 1969
Clean Up Time
Spring is breaking out all over and nature is beautifying the countryside.
However, with the coming of spring, the litter also becomes noticeable – and sort of nauseating. Beer...