Pocahontas County Bicentennial ~ 1821-2021

Historical Sketches of Pocahontas County – 1901 By William T. Price The Bridger Boys continued… Arrangements were quick- ly made to bring in the slain. John Cochran had brought a “half sled” to the fort and an old,...

Pocahontas County Bicentennial ~ 1821-2021

HISTORY OF DUNMORE By Ella Pritchard continued.. W. J. Cackley and B. F. McElwee built the house where J....

Pocahontas County Bicentennial ~ 1821-2021

Excerpts from The Huntersville Road Calvin W. Price Thursday, April 26, 1928 This is supposed to be the last of the series under the title of the Huntersville road. It has been said that I got stalled...

Pocahontas County Bicentennial ~ 1821-2021

The Pocahontas Times January 27, 1927 A mountaineer is an inhabitant of a mountain region as opposed to lowlander who lives on the levels or low lying lands. The mountaineer is the wilder of the two....

Pocahontas County Bicentennial ~ 1821-2021

Over 80 By Annie Cromer Published March 1, 1973 Jennie Bell Slaven’s stories, continued I will give this paper that I wrote for Evelyn Lee, Oscar’s daughter, to you. It is some history of our Slaven family. Durbin, July...

Pocahontas County Bicentennial ~ 1821-2021

Q. What kind of logs were floated in the log drives on Knapps Creek and the Greenbrier River to the mill in Ronceverte? A. Pine Q. Where is the camp that hosts the National Science...

Pocahontas County Bicentennial ~ 1821-2021

Historical Sketches of Pocahontas County – 1901 By William T. Price In regard to educational interests, Huntersville has had some good schools. About the year 1841, a chartered Academy was built near the place now occupied...

Pocahontas County Bicentennial ~ 1821-2021

HISTORY OF EDRAY COMMUNITY By S. B. Moore The Pocahontas Times November 4, 1926 Edray community is bounded on the west by Stony Creek range of mountains; on the north by Elk Mountain, to the top of Slippery...