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The Way We Were

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

Old style signs

When it came to local campaign signs in the early...

21 Letcher men lost their lives in the ‘Big War’

“Keep this Eagle,” urged the headline buried — most likely...


Jenkins officials vow to get tough with noisy, fast ATV’s

Mayor Todd Depriest told the Jenkins City Council this week that it is time to...

Voters select new county judge, five new magistrates

January 1, Letcher County will have an entirely new fiscal court and nearly an entirely...

Grand jury says man accused in sign thefts stole gun and tools

A man already charged before the election with stealing campaign signs is now charged with...

4 million hours and no serious accidents

Employees from the Burdine and Elkhorn City operations of Mountain Aggregates Inc. were honored with...

An election with no candidates? It almost happened

What if you had an election and nobody ran? It’s not quite that bad in...

News

Letcher Central students love 85-year-old teacher

Doug Adams, an art teacher at Letcher Central High School in Whitesburg, celebrated his 85th birthday Saturday. That makes him...

Your vote could be the one to bring free concert series back to Letcher Co.

Organizers of the Levitt Amp Concert Series in Whitesburg are looking for another shot at the $25,000 grant this year....

Dems gain in quest for House control; GOP keeps Senate

WASHINGTON Democrats were gaining significant ground in the battle for House control Tuesday night, while Republicans held their Senate majority...

Yonts is chosen to lead county school system

Letcher County Public Schools have a new superintendent. Denise Banks Yonts, Director of Curriculum and Instruction for the school district,...

Barr wins hard-fought race over Amy McGrath

RICHMOND, Ky. Republican U.S. Rep. Andy Barr won a fourth term in Kentucky’s 6th Congressional District, defeating Democrat and former...

Family & Friends

Bible trivia

Report will help with college search

Writing brings memory of Beulah Gibson Caudill

Learned about steamed Christmas pudding while I was in France

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