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 Big ‘News’ In 1976
 Big ‘News’ In 1976

Big ‘News’ In 1976

One of the Courier- Record’s earliest April Fool’s front pages occurred back in 1976, with a big story about aliens landing at Fort Pickett, and a Bigfoot sighting along Ridge Road. Other stories that year included Town Council abolishing all taxes. Editor Doug Coleburn made the large “foot print” in the dirt.


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