January 27, 2011 RSS feed / From Days Gone By

40 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 4, 1971

Young men in the southern section of Fulton County voted last week to organize a Jaycee chapter in the Hancock-Warfordsburg area. More...

60 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 8, 1951

Nancy Glazier, a student nurse at the University of Pittsburgh, spent Sunday with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Russell Glazier. A secret ballot by Fairchild employees last Friday rejected a company strike settlement offer of 15 cents an hour raise. More...

80 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 5, 1931

Deaths: Mrs. Wilson Waltz of Belfast Township; Mrs. Thomas Johnson of Mc- Connellsburg; Mrs. James H. McDonald of Greencastle. More...

20 Years Ago

From The Files Of January 24, 1991

David R. Hoover II was named McConnellsburg Volunteer Fire Co.’s Fireman of the Year at its 29th annual banquet held on January 19 at Mc- Connellsburg Firehall. More...

30 Years Ago

From The Files Of January 22, 1981

A full busload of people left McConnellsburg early Tuesday to attend the inauguration of President elect Ronald Reagan in the nation’s capital. More...

50 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 9, 1961

The results of an income survey of borough residents and nonresidents working in town showed an estimated total of $2,853,819.29, according to Elwood Mellott, who presented the figure to borough council on Monday. More...

70 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 6, 1941

Deaths: Mrs. Charles H. Lewis of Artemas; Adolphus S. Jones of Dublin Township; John W. Bain of near Webster Mills; Mrs. Raymond Runk of Three Springs; George Lynch of lower Ayr Township; Nicholas Elmer Miller Hoover of near Laidig; Edward D. More...