July 26, 2017 RSS feed / News

County, KRADD seek money to bring water lines from Cumberland

The long wait for treated water on the Cumberland River side of Pine Mountain has gotten a bit closer an end.  More...

Police say man took $1,293 out of store’s safe

A Letcher County man wanted in connection with the burglary of more than $1,200 in cash from an Isom store was still at large at Mountain Eagle press time Tuesday night.  Police are looking for a man they have identified as Dakota Bates, who is More...

Registration set at LCCHS

Letcher County Central High School students will register, pick up schedules and have pictures taken for the yearbook and Infinite Campus from July 31 to August 3.  More...

Cell phone use is out at Jenkins schools

Students in the Jenkins Independent School System will not be allowed to use cellular telephones in classrooms this school year, a school official said this week.  The new cell phone rule is included in the 2017 Student Handbook presented to the More...

SKCTC, ARH form partnership

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKCTC) and Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH) have formed a collaboration, with ARH becoming a member of the Workforce Employer Leadership Council (WELC).  More...

9/11 terrorist attacks

By EVERETT VANOVER   I was on my way to work in Napa, Calif., when I heard the news of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. At that time I had no clue who was doing this or why.  More...