March 1, 2012 RSS feed / From Days Gone By

20 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 27, 1992

’92 More than 300 people attended the fifth annual farm toy show and auction on Saturday, which was sponsored by Grease, Steam and Rust Association. The event was held at the McConnellsburg Jaycees gym. More...

50 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 22, 1962

’62 More...

60 Years Ago

From The Files of March 20, 1952

’52 More...

80 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 17, 1932

’32 Deaths: William Hendershot of Buck Valley; John Hoover of Hustontown; Mrs. Elmira C. Decker of Ferndale, Johnstown; Thomas W. Graham of Cove Gap; Mrs. Effamy Douglas of Plum Run; Mrs. Anna M. Simon of Hopewell; Mrs. More...

30 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 4, 1982

’82 March came in like a lamb, with moderate temperatures and no precipitation, but is likely to go out like a lion, as the old saying goes. More snow is being forecast. More...

40 Years Ago

From The Files of March 16, 1972

’72 James Daniel Schriever, 22, of Berkeley Springs, was instantly killed on Saturday in Hancock when a pickup pulled onto Route 522 from a side street into the path of a tractor-trailer driven by Schriver. More...

70 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 19, 1942

’42 Deaths: Mrs. Samuel Clippinger of Dublin Mills; Mrs. Elizabeth Belle Covert of Lock Haven. In order to aid the national war effort, the FFA boys of McConnellsburg will collect wastepaper next Monday afternoon. More...