Plane crash killed 37 Marshall football players and 38 others

On November 14, 1970, a chartered jet carrying most of the Marshall University football team clipped a stand of trees and crashed into a hillside just two miles from the Tri-State Airport in Kenova, West Virginia, near Huntington. The team was returning from that day’s game, a 17-14 loss to East Carolina University. Thirty-seven Marshall football players were aboard the […]

The Way We Were

Clips from available Mountain Eagle pages since our founding in 1907 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 1918 Patrick H. Hall, the eldest son of former Letcher County Jailer Will Hall and one of the county’s best educated young men, was killed in action in France on October 12, one month before the armistice was signed and the fighting ceased in the Great […]

Halloween scares were horrific lies

Alas, no surprise here: A 5-year-old Galion, Ohio, boy who tested positive for methamphetamine after trick-or-treating was not given drug-laced candy by a stranger, the police now report. Instead, his father has been charged with possession of meth and drug tampering. The case was sad and suspicious from the start. The boy had barely eaten any of his candy, only […]

Notice of Public Hearing

Jimbo’s Complete Collision

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