September 13, 2017 RSS feed / Families & Friends

Local teachers react to pension crisis

Some teachers are predicting dire consequences if the state legislature approves pension plan changes suggested two weeks ago by a private accounting company hired by Governor Matt Bevin.  “All this with the budget and the pensions has the More...

Bringing seniors to rec center was a good thing

Mom and I have had a very busy and good schedule. Her health is a blessing from God. She is still able to run around with us girls and we surely enjoy being with her too.  More...

Mountain Heritage Festival Schedule of Events

September 13-14 Photo Contest – Photos must be turned in at the Dawahare’s Building on Sept. 13 or Sept. More...

Family archives digitization at Mountain Heritage Festival

Two local heritage Digitization Days will be held at this year’s Mountain Heritage Festival, during which Letcher County residents are invited to bring heritage items that tell their family histories — such as photographs, scrapbooks, tex More...

David Carroll Boggs, Jr.

71 years old

A few may know me, Some may recognize me. Still as cute as ever! More...

Roots Project to feature blacksmithing

Go to our Facebook page for announcements and pictures posted after each event, www.facebook.com/ pages/Hemphill-Community Center.  More...

They all knew I was a member of the VFW

The few times I was home on leave in Jenkins, I do not know how these two boys found out I was there. 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...

Breeding, Stivers to be co-grand marshals

The theme for the 35th Mountain Heritage Festival is “Back Where I Come From”, and Dr. More...

Photo

LKLP has placed food/book pantries at the following locations: Eolia at ECCO, Campbell’s Branch at Campbell’s Branch Community Center, and Gordon at Gordon Fire Department. More...

Thornton School reunion planned

The annual Thornton Grade School reunion will be held at the Thornton Park on Saturday, Sept. 23, from 12 until 4 p.m. Those attending should bring a side dish and drinks. More...

Soups beans a big hit with Old Time Fiddlers

Hello everyone! Well I may as well start this column by complaining. I am not ready for cold weather, as one day it is hot and the next day you need a jacket.  More...

GRADUATE —

Wade Adams, of Whitesburg, is a member of the Kentucky State Police Academy’s 95th graduating class. He will be serving the local areas out of Post 13 in Hazard. More...

Help for hurricane victims

Carty Funeral Homes of Jenkins & Fleming-Neon is joining the effort to aid the people of Texas who have been devastated by the recent impact/effects of Hurricane Harvey. More...