September 6, 2017 RSS feed / Families & Friends

Searching for Neon World War II soldier

Hello again everyone! It is very hard to comprehend we are already into the month of September, although the month of August felt more like fall to me than summer.  I read where the Almanac is predicting a very bad winter. More...

Community calendar

September 9 — The Carcassonne Square Dance will be from 6 to 9 p.m. at Carcassonne Community Center. Adults -$5, Students 6-18 - $3, and children 5 and under free with paying adult. Playground, concessions and souvenirs available. More...

Getting my GED

After my year in the Army Air Corps in 1946, I was a radio operator on a B-17 Flying Fortress bomber. Most of these aircraft were grounded because the war was over. More...

Revival planned

A revival will be held at 6 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 17, and at 7 p.m., Sept. 18 through Sept. 21, at the Haymond Freewill Baptist Church. There will different preachers and singers each night. More...

Twins registered for Imagination Library

Timothy and Keshia Shepherd are the parents of twins Timothy Ryan Shepherd, Jr. and Adaline Claire Shepherd, who were born on Aug. 8. More...

Pioneer shindig Sept. 30

Go to our Facebook page for announcements and pictures posted after each event at www.facebook.com/pages/ Hemphill-Community- Center.  You have one more chance for a Saturday Back to Our Appalachian Roots Project morning session on Sept. More...

Pro-Art — For all the arts

Up Payne Gap and over Pine Mountain into Wise County, Virginia, there is another world that few Letcher Countians seem to know about or enjoy.  For over 40 years Pro- Art Association has offered close by, wonderful, free or inexpensive, artistic More...

Drive for Texas

Hygiene items are being collected to be sent to hurricane victims in Texas. The items should be brought to New Harvest Church in Thornton. For more information, contact Pastor Anthony Blair at (606) 536- 5034.   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...

Two Letcher Countians named ARH Scholars

Jessica Cornett, of Letche r, and Tiffany Stallard, of Whitesburg, have been named Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH) Scholars. More...

Baby pageant planned

The Mountain Heritage Baby Pageant will be held at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium at Letcher County Central High School on Sept. More...