September 10, 2008 RSS feed / Columns

The way we were

Clips from Mountain Eagle front pages over the past 50 years

September 11, 1958 The Letcher County Board of Education is negotiating with the congregation of the Baptist Mission at Haymond for use of the church building as a fifth grade classroom. More...

SPEAKING OF SOAPS

RECAPS - 9/8-9/12

ALL MY CHILDREN — After Ryan told Annie he would only be a father to their children and not her husband ever again, she plotted to kill Greenlee. Her plan was squashed when she doubled over in pain and was hospitalized. More...

A free 'introduction' to mailing success

Mail can be a valuable tool for reaching potential new customers, whether yours is a brand new business or one that's been around for years. More...

Moments in time

• On Sept. 11, 1857, Mormon guerillas murder 120 emigrants at Mountain Meadows, Utah. The guerillas persuaded the emigrants that they had convinced nearby Piute Indians to let them go if they would surrender their arms. More...

Car Talk

The story of how 'LEV' became 'PZEV'

Dear Tom and Ray: I got my copy of Drive magazine from Subaru today, and they talk about something called PZEV. Apparently, it stands for Partial Zero Emission Vehicle. I've never heard of that. What is it? More...

Horoscope

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) With your Arian charm quotient at an almost all-time high this week, plus all the facts to back you up, you just might win over the last doubters to your proposal. More...

A tribute to Edley Hampton

While growing from the innocence of childhood into an adult, we are usually taught — or should be taught — to respect our elders, and I have tried to do that. More...