December 8, 2011 RSS feed / From Days Gone By

40 Years Ago

From The Files Of December 23, 1971

’71 Small game hunters and archers will take to the fields and forests for the final time this year when the late small game and bow and arrow seasons open on December 27. More...

60 Years Ago

From The Files Of December 27, 1951

’51 Dean Cooper, a teacher of Spanish and English at Scotland orphanage, spent Christmas with his mother, Mrs. Ruth Cooper. Rev. J. Beale Meloy, pastor of Mc- Connellsburg Methodist Parish in 1930, passed away December 16. More...

Last Week’s Memory Jogger Identified

The six deer hunters in last week’s Memory Jogger have been identified by Warren Kerlin and Naomi Waite. More...

20 Years Ago

From The Files Of December 5, 1991

’91 Inclement weather on Monday and Tuesday morning got the 1991 antlered deer season off to a slow start both countywide and statewide. Almost constant rain marked all of Monday and much of Tuesday morning. More...

30 Years Ago

From The Files Of December 10, 1981

’81 Crews from Teledyne, an independent Texas-based oil and gas exploration firm, were in the Needmore area last week continuing seismic testing which has been going on in the county for at least the past couple of years. More...

50 Years Ago

From The Files Of December 28, 1961

’61 Richard “Dick” Bivens of Mc- More...

70 Years Ago

EDITOR’S NOTE: The December 25 issue is missing from the 1941 file, so there will be no items this week.
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80 Years Ago

From The Files Of December 24, 1931

’31 Deaths: Mrs. D.M. Black of near More...