September 27, 2017 RSS feed / Families & Friends

Hard to believe summer is over

Once again I’m asking for your prayers for my mother in-law, Evelyn Mullins Yonts. She was able to come home Saturday but she is still very weak. The pneumonia is almost cleared up but her lack of strength is the problem now. 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...

Fiddlers play at Letcher County Picnic

Hello once again! Fall has officially arrived by the calendar, but summer is not giving up without a fight as it has reached 90’s in the Ohio Valley area.  Needless to say I hope it stays for the next six months. More...

GRADUATE

— Hubert Seth Hall, formerly of Jeremiah, was graduated recently from Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., with the degree of Doctor of Philosophy of Mechanical Engineering. Dr. More...

The loop over Virginia Beach

Late one evening at Langley Field, Virginia, a Chinese-American pilot in our Air Sea Rescue Service, who was a hero during World War II in Europe, came into our barracks and asked me to take a flight with him. More...

Pioneer Festival planned

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

Board to meet

The Kentucky River District Board of Health will meet at 6:30 p.m., October 10. The meeting will take place at Ponderosa 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...

Principal speaks about kindergarten readiness

Stacy Isaac, Principal of West Whitesburg Elementary School, presented a program on kindergarten readiness skills at the Sept. 4 meeting of the Rotary Club of Whitesburg. More...

Bible trivia

1. Is the book of Cornelius in the Old or New Testament or neither?  2. What were Gihon, Pison, Tigris and Euphrates as connected with the Garden of Eden? Cities, Kings, Rivers, Caves  3. More...