Times Past

10 Years Ago  Week of September 20, 2012  Home-Schooled  Students Number 51 Board Told The Pendleton County Board of Education met in regular session on Sept. 4. The board was presented with the names of students who are home-schooled. The number of students so educated is 51. That is a...

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Times Past

10 Years Ago  Week of September 13, 2012  Navy To Be Phased Out At Sugar Grove Commander William “Bill” Kramer of NIOC, Sugar Grove, confirmed in a Tuesday morning interview that the National Security Agency (NSA) is downsizing the US Navy presence at the base. The phasing out of the...

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Times Past

10 Years Ago  Week of September 6, 2012  Tomblin Favors  Elk Reintroduction  In State Published reports say that Governor Earl Ray Tomblin favors the reintroduction of elk into West Virginia. The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources records indicate that the last free-roaming, native West Virginia elk were seen near...

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Times Past

10 Years Ago  Week of August 30, 2012  The Pendleton Past by Harold D. Garber My return from a visit to relatives in Germany marked the end of a five-week sojourn outside these beloved United States. My focus is always intended to be local history, but as this tale unfolds,...

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Smith Creek / Friends Run

By Dave Ellis Good-bye hot and humid August, hello September. This is a start of the cooling down period, getting ready for fall. Come out this Friday and support the local high school football team. The volleyball team has already started its season, but they also need the county’s support...

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