Mountaineer Celebrates It’s 88th Birthday


Last week, the Mountaineer staff celebrated the birthday of its venerable newspaper.

The staff recently discovered the actual date that first Mountaineer was published.

That date was February 3, 1928.

So, Happy 88th Birthday, Mountaineer.

For more details about the history of the newspaper, check out the reprint of our 1932 article that tracks the history of the newspaper.