June 25, 2014 RSS feed / Families & Friends

Summer has officially arrived in Ohio

Southern Ohio

Happy summer everyone!  Yes, summer has officially arrived, but I think it has been in this area for a few weeks, give or take a few cool days and nights.  Oh how I wish it would stay this temperature all year ‘round. More...

VALEDICTORIAN

Brooke McKee Sauer was recently named valedictorian of the Class of 2014 at Whitesburg Middle School, where she maintained a 4.0 grade point average. More...

Memorial service draws big crowd

Jeremiah

We had a good memorial service at Blair Branch Church with many attending. Also, a large crowd stayed for “dinner on the ground” as it used to be called. More...

Reunions

To list reunions in The Mountain Eagle’s weekly reunion column, send information in writing to Reunions, The Mountain Eagle, P.O. Box 808, Whitesburg, Ky. 41858. More...

Potluck picnic set at Hemphill Center

Hemphill

June 26 will be the monthly potluck picnic at Fishpond Lake. Anyone 60 years of age or over is invited to come and bring a covered dish and enjoy.  Weekly: Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. More...

YOUNG ANGLER

Caden Cook, 7, of Colson, caught this largemouth bass while fishing with his grandmother in the creek that flows next to Hwy. 7 leading from Colson to Isom. He threw it back so he could catch it again. He is the grandson of Jimmy and Faye Cook. More...

Cousins to go to Maryland

Cowan Creek

Collin Cruz Eversole turned five years old on June 16. He celebrated his birthday at the Dorton Park. There was a full house. Proud parents are Fredrick and Tiffany Eversole of Pikeville. Collin had surgery on the 19th to remove his tonsils. More...

TO BE WED

Kegan Eugene Cook and Heather Rose Frazier announce their forthcoming wedding on Saturday, July 5, at Faith Community Baptist Church. He is the son of Connie Collier of Corbin, and Doug and Janice Cook of Cowan, and the grandson of Doug Sr. More...

Letcher Co. native Debbie Hodson publishes book

Letcher County native Debbie Mosgrove Hodson is the author of a new book, entitled “A Different World”, which focuses on the southeastern region of Kentucky. More...

GRADUATE

Jodi Nashae Combs of Letcher was graduated June 7 from Spalding University in Louisville with a master of science degree in occupational therapy. She was a member of the Pi Theta Epsilon Honor Society. More...

Fields reunion set for July 5

Big Cowan

Hello everyone! Hoping all had a wonderful week. Kinda hot and humid but after the winter we had, I am not surprised. So I am not gonna complain.  Happy birthday on June 28 to Irene Turner, Drenda Cornett, Travis Ray Johnson and Kenny Miles. More...

GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY

Paul and Martine Maggard of Flat Gap, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on May 30. They were married in France on May 30, 1964. More...

David Miller to visit Whito church

Whitesburg

Hello everyone, hope you are all doing well and keeping cool.  I’m wishing for some rain. I think it’s been all around us. The gardens are all doing well and looking good.  I talked with Juanita Profitt the other day. More...

A call from a college professor

I recently received a call from a young airman I trained many years ago into the printing career field. More...