Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, November 6, 1969 Mrs. George Broce, of Buckeye, got the surprise of her life last week when a wild turkey flew into her yard. She got a .22 and put a bullet right through...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, April 24, 1969 Boys and Girls in Service Sergeant Joel W. Callison arrived home April 11, after a year’s tour of duty in Viet Nam where he served as rifleman and forward observer with Co....

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, October 30, 1969 Mr. and Mrs. Reuben Taylor and family have moved into their new all electric home about one mile from where they used to live. They bought the former Anthony Barnett place...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, December 11, 1969 CHRISTMAS 1969 What Does It Mean to Us? Sherman Markley, Pastor Minnehaha Springs Methodist Church A new Christmas Season is upon us and most of our hearts are filled with joy at the prospect of...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, July 10, 1969 APPRECIATION If you need any moving done, we’re right here to bear testimony that Fred Burns, Sr., and his Burns Motor Freight outfit “can’t be beat.” Monday, the old Kee log house...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, June 26, 1969 DAM DEDICATED Buffalo Fork Dam, near Bartow and Thornwood, was dedicated Wednesday and the valves were closed Thursday to allow the 21-acre impoundment to fill. Taking part in the dedication were Randolph...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, August 14, 1969 Silver Star Specialist Four Jack Lee Rexrode was killed in action March 19, 1969, in Viet Nam. Last Wednesday, August 6, his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ben Rexrode, of Frank, were presented...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, January 8, 1970 Robert S. Gay, of Edray, was appointed Justice of the Peace for Edray District to fill the vacancy caused by the death of J. R. Kellogg. RETIRES Dempsey Johnson retired the last of...

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