August 9, 2007 RSS feed / Early Files

50 years ago

AUGUST 15, 1957

Monterey's third stolen car in less than a year was recovered Saturday afternoon after it had been run out of gas and abandoned in front of the Pocahontas Motel, 5 miles west of Durbin in West Virginia. Trooper C.E. Link and Sheriff R.L. More...

July a wet one, but rainfall wasn't record

Editor's note: This was gleaned from the Aug, 7, 1969 issue of The Recorder. Joesph C. Pritchard was publisher. Highlanders may not believe it, but the month just passed didn't set a record for rainfall. More...

25 years ago

AUGUST 12, 1982

From 50 Years Ago, Aug. 12, 1932: A mass meeting will be held at the courthouse Friday night, Aug. 19 at 8 p.m. to protest against "The Capitol Tours" map prepared and widely distributed by the American Automobile Association and A.T. More...


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