August 18, 2011 RSS feed / From Days Gone By

60 Years Ago

From The Files Of August 30, 1951

Two persons were killed when the tractor-trailer in which they were descending Sideling Hill Mountain failed to negotiate the treacherous Ladies Curve and plunged through the guardrails and over a 100-foot embankment on Friday. More...

30 Years Ago

From The Files Of August 13, 1981

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50 Years Ago

From The Files Of August 31, 1961

’61 Two persons were killed when the tractor-trailer in which they were descending Sideling Hill Mountain failed to negotiate the treacherous Ladies Curve and plunged through the guardrails and over a 100-foot embankment on Friday. More...

80 Years Ago

From The Files Of August 27, 1931

’31 Deaths: W. Scott Palmer of Sipes Mill; Mrs. Evalene Anna (Daniels) Fix of Kearney; John S. Atherton of Decatur, Ill.; George Meyers of near Knobsville; Ethel Rae Brant of near New Freedom; Mrs. Margret Powell of near Warfordsburg; Mrs. More...

20 Years Ago

From The Files Of August 15, 1991

’91   The 70th annual Fulton County  Fair will be held August 17-24 at the county fairgrounds. Five young women will be vying for the title of Fair Queen at the annual pageant to be held August 19. More...

40 Years Ago

From The Files Of August 26, 1971

’71   Marilyn Schriver of Warfordsburg was crowned Miss Fulton County  Fair on Monday evening at the grandstand show at the fair. Vickie Earley of McConnellsburg was named runner-up.  More...

70 Years Ago

From The Files Of August 28, 1941

’41 Deaths: Daniel Everhart of Six Mile Run; Charles Alloway of Emmaus, near Allentown; Mrs. Joseph H. Horton of Wells Tannery. More...

MEMORY JOGGER

This week’s Memory Jogger, submitted by Jim Pittman of McConnellsburg, shows the 1954 county baseball champions, Warfordsburg, and was taken in front of the old Warfordsburg High School. More...