September 16, 2010 RSS feed / From Days Gone By

50 Years Ago

From The Files Of September 29, 1960

of Commerce on Wednesday, Paul Ott, Mrs. John Spangler, Eugene Earley, Lyle Duffey and Tad McLaughlin were named to a committee to plan for a celebration of McConnellsburg’s 175th year in 1962. Bernard M. More...

70 Years Ago

From The Files Of September 26, 1940

Deaths: Luther Hiett of Thompson Township; James Truax of Shirleysburg; Samuel Curtis Denisar of Wells Tannery; Mrs. Rebecca Jane (Hann) ’40Strait of Harrisonville. More...

20 Years Ago

From The Files Of September 13, 1990

JLG Industries reported its third consecutive year of record sales and earnings for its fiscal year ended July 31, 1990. Fourth-quarter sales and earnings ’90were also higher than any quarter in the company’s history. More...

30 Years Ago

From The Files Of September 11, 1980

A recently married young couple and a young serviceman died in an early morning blaze on Saturday which destroyed a two-story frame house in the village of New Grenada. More...

40 Years Ago

From The Files Of September 24, 1970

Members of the McConnellsburg Ministerium will dedicate the recently provided chapel room in Fulton County Medical Center on September 27. The chapel furniture will be placed in memory of Clyde H. DeShong Jr. by members of the DeShong family. More...

60 Years Ago

From The Files Of September 28, 1950

Fulton County’s first contingent of peacetime draftees will leave McConnellsburg on Friday morning. More...

80 Years Ago

From The Files Of 1930

There are no items in this issue. This particulary copy of the “News” is missing from the 1930 file. More...