January 31, 2018 RSS feed / Columns

The Way We Were

Clips from available Mountain Eagle pages since our founding in 1907   More...

More from the old Whitesburg L&N depot

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Moments in Time

• On Feb. 4, 1789, George Washington, the commander of the Continental Army, is unanimously elected the first president of the United States by all 69 presidential electors. More...

Strange but True

• It was Italian novelist, philosopher and university professor Umberto Eco who made the following sage observation: “Fear prophets and those prepared to die for the truth, for as a rule they make many others die with them, often before th More...

Diminished gas mileage has many possible causes

Dear Car Talk:  More...

Salome's Stars

Your 7-day horoscope for week of February More...

When the old depot was still around

The photos above and below were taken in the late 1960s and show the old L&N Railroad Depot that once dominated the east end of Whitesburg’s Main Street. More...

Now Here's a Tip

• What’s in season? Get more bang for your produce buck in February by looking for good deals on: Brussels sprouts, grapefruit and other citrus, pears, kale, sweet potatoes, winter squash, bok choy, apples and radicchio. More...

SPEAKING OF SOAPS

RECAPS: JAN. 29 – FEB. 2   More...

Funeral held for Dotson, 91

Funeral services for Clarence Dotson Jr., 91, were held January 26 at the People’s Fundamental Baptist Church of Dunham. Burial was in the Dotson Cemetery in Pound, Va.  A son of the late Clarence E. More...

Moments and Memories of WHS

1982  At the 1992 reunion  The following are predictions of what some of the members of the Whitesburg High School Class of 1982 will be doing when they gather in 1992 for their 10th reunion.  More...