March 22, 2017 RSS feed / Columns

The Way We Were

Clips from available Mountain Eagle pages since our founding in 1907  Thursday, March 24, 1927 The Jenkins High School Debate Team defeated Hazard Friday night to qualify for the state meet in Lexington.   More...

Nows Heres a Tip

• Hang brooms and mops to preserve their useful life. More...

Bible trivia

1. Is the book of Philemon in the Old or New Testament or neither?  2. Whose first verse is, “The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God”? Matthew, Mark, Luke, John  3. More...

Salome's Stars

Your 7-day horoscope for week of March More...

McRoberts man was one of three charged in brutal slaying that Letcher doctor, police officers helped solve

Details of 1947 slaying came as a shock to many

This week 70 years ago, in what The Mountain Eagle termed “one of the worst crimes committed in this section in the last decade,” 21-year-old Jasper Nease of McRoberts and two other soldiers who escaped with him from the stockade at Fort More...

Moments and Memories of Whitesburg High School

1950 Whitesburg schools open  Aug. 29 this year  More...

SPEAKING OF SOAPS

THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL — Sally’s long journey to Australia felt never ending due to the couple whom she’s seated between on the airplane. More...