March 17, 2011 RSS feed / From Days Gone By

40 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 25, 1971

Chauncey McGarvey, local businessman, has purchased the Western Auto store and its merchandise from Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Leaman. More...

60 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 29, 1951

William Clark, a patient at the Altoona Hospital for 10 days, spent Easter with his home folks here, returning to the hospital on Monday. More...

80 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 26, 1931

Latest political announcements are those of David Bishop, seeking the Republican nomination for county commissioner, and Harvey I. Raker, seeking the Democratic bid for prothonotary. Deaths: Andrew T. More...

20 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 14, 1991

A large crowd attended dedication ceremonies and an open house at the new Central Fulton Elementary School on March 10. More...

30 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 12, 1981

Leroy McGowan, financial secretary for the Hustontown Fire Co., was named “Fireman of the Year” at the company’s 13th annual banquet Saturday night at the firehall. More...

50 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 30, 1961

Three teachers in the McConnellsburg Joint Schools will be leaving at the end of the school term.They are Mrs. Cora Bard, who will be retiring from the teaching profession, Mrs. Donna Biggert and Miss Judy Elvey. More...

70 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 27, 1941

Deaths: Mrs. Laura Nettie Sipes of McConnellsburg; Dr. A.C. Daniels of Bedford; Samuel Meck Sr. of near Everett; James A. Funk of Republic, Ohio; Mrs. Sarah Louise Conrad of Centerville, Pa. More...