Macey Warf celebrated her seventh birthday Jan. 22 at the Letcher County Recreation Center with a number of family members and friends attending. She is the daughter of Brandon and Casey Warf of Mayking, and has an older brother, Creed, 13.

Snow makes it look like Christmas

Southern Ohio

Hello everyone! It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the present time. We could be like New York and Boston. Boston and several other places don’t know what to do with so much snow. I wish they would take it to Florida. I bet some would be putting clothes on, instead of taking them off. My sweatshirts sure […]


RECAPS: 2/16 - 2/20

THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL — Rick continued to make Ivy’s life at Forrester Creations a living hell. Still despondent from her loneliness, Brooke fondly remembered the good times she shared with the loves of her life. Bill and Katie had wonderful news to share with their families. Katie asked for a significant favor that Brooke’s unsure she would be […]

Salome’s Stars

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Having second thoughts could be a good thing, even if you’re determined to go through with your plans. You might find it worthwhile to take a fresh look at how things have been set up. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) Financial matters could continue to be a problem until you’re able to straighten […]

The Way We Were

Clips from available Mountain Eagle pages since our founding in 1908

Thursday, February 15, 1945 The American Legion of Whitesburg, Douglas Day Post No. 152, is erecting an honor roll at Whitesburg, acknowledging all the men and women in service from Letcher County. The work is continuing in a vacant lot near the L&N Railroad depot. . Corporal Johnny Tackett and Private First Class Louis Tackett Jr. met in Belgium recently, […]


Ava Thomas, a first-grade student at West Whitesburg Elementary School, leads a group of children back up the hill Monday afternoon while riding sleds near the school. (Eagle photo)

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