March 22, 2012 RSS feed / From Days Gone By

50 Years Ago

From The Files Of April 12, 1962

’62 Harold C. Welsh, longtime county school superintendent, failed in his bid for re-election to that office at a meeting of county school directors held on Tuesday. The directors voted 21 for and 23 against his re-election. More...

70 Years Ago

From The Files Of April 9, 1942

’42 Deaths: Geneva Geraldine Wagner of near Breezewood; Fred Rice of Philadelphia; Wesley Ray Mumma of Burnt Cabins; Ralph Glenn Martz of near Hustontown; Franklin Bishop of near Saluvia; Sarah Garland Hull of Whips Cove; Mrs. James T. More...

20 Years Ago

From The files Of March 19, 1992

’92 McConnellsburg Fire Co. is sponsoring an appearance of country music star Charley Pride at the Maryland Theatre in Hagerstown for two performances on Friday, March 20. More...

30 Years Ago

From The Files Of March 25, 1982

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40 Years Ago

From The Files Of April 6, 1972

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60 Years Ago

From The Files Of April 10, 1952

’52 Cpl. Wayne Seylar, who is stationed at Indiantown Gap, was a dinner guest on Sunday of Mrs. Amy Mellott and family. Before entering the service, he was a bookkeeper for the Mellott Estate. More...

80 Years Ago

From The Files Of April 7, 1932

’32 Only one death was recorded in this issue: Mrs. Retta Hixson Hess, who died at her home near Warfordsburg on March 18. The Big Springs Presbytery will meet in McConnellsburg, with the Rev. W.L. Martin delivering the sermons. More...