February 17, 2011 RSS feed / From Days Gone By

50 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 2, 1961

Funeral services were held for B. Newton Palmer, age almost 93 years, last Sunday afternoon in Sideling Hill Baptist Church. Mr. Palmer was formerly a teacher in the public and normal schools for the county. More...

70 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 27, 1941

Deaths: Mrs. Emma (Gress) Weisharr of Detroit, Mich.; Tobias Riley Kline of Shady Grove; Joseph D. Mellott of Mount Union; Mrs. Harriet Palmer Dixon of Chambersburg; Mrs. B.W. Kyler of Mapleton Depot. More...

20 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 14, 1991

A tragic piece of Fulton County history will soon appear on the small screen when “Cry In The More...

30 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 12, 1981

A fire of suspicious origin gutted an unoccupied house on Route 655 south of Hustontown last More...

40 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 25, 1971

David Henry, 19-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. More...

60 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 1, 1951

Nevada ratified the 22nd Constitutional Amendment on Monday, the 36th state to approve a change in the constitution which prohibits any person from being elected to more than two terms as president of the United States. More...

80 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 26, 1931

Deaths: Mrs. J. Campbell Patterson of Pittsburgh; Miss Lena O. Horton of Sunnygrove, Westmont, near Johnstown; Virginia Rider of Wells Valley; Mrs. Katherine Kauff of Greencastle; Mrs. Margaret Elizabeth Carbaugh of Lancaster. More...