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Bible trivia


1. Is the book of 2 Thessalonians in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. From Song of Solomon 8, what is so powerful that many waters cannot quench it? Hope, Love, Salvation, Peace 3. Thorns and what else grew from the ground that God cursed after Adam and Eve’s sins? Vines, Ivy, Thistles, Weeds 4. According to Paul, […]

Highlights of Fleming-Neon H.S.


1996 The Pirates log for April Media Center – The Fleming-Neon Library Media Center will be sponsoring a Book Fair, April 16-23. All students and parents are welcome to attend. Students, if there are any specific Authors or Titles you wish to see included in the Book Fair, please let me know in the next few weeks! Books make excellent […]

Salome’s Stars

For week of February 18 ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Some unsettling facts about a past situation could come to light. And while you’d love to deal with it immediately, it’s best to get more information to support your case. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) A straightforward approach to a baffling situation is best. Don’t allow yourself to […]

Moments and Memories of WHS


1986 Back-to-school picnic a success On Thursday, Aug. 15, Whitesburg High School held its first annual back-to-school picnic. There were many activities in which every student could participate. They were as follows: Softball throw – Coach High and Ms. Sergent; Tug-of-war – Ricky Adams; Frisbee throw – Mr. Miller; Horseshoes – Mr. Jackson and Mr. Roe; Races – Mrs. Hubbard […]

The Way We Were

Clips from available Mountain Eagle pages since our founding in 1907 THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 1909 “Only those who have seen good roads know how badly they are needed in the mountains,” former Letcher County resident Can C. Martin writes from his new home in Ashland. “… The best settlement under the sun or the best county in Kentucky is no […]

SPEAKING OF SOAPS

RECAPS: FEBRUARY 11 – FEBRUARY 15

GENERALHOSPITAL— Carly berated Sam. Drew met with Shiloh. Ava arrived in the Knick of time. Griffin got a surprise visit. Alexis felt awkward. Laura paid Franco a visit. Cameron got into trouble. Peter and Maxie bumped into Nina. Obrecht preyed upon Valentin’s discomfort. Sonny told Spencer to do the right thing. Kristina struggled with a bout of jealousy. Finn and […]

Now Here’s a Tip!

•“I store my extra sheets under the bed they go with in a storage box. On the lid of the box, I write the date when the mattress needs to be flipped. This way I never forget how long it has been.” — W.F in Arkansas • One way to de-pill a sweater is using a new scrubbie from kitchen. […]

Here’s a trivia test


1. MEDICAL: What is the medical name for joints that pop and crack? 2. LITERATURE: What is the name of the annual award for the best science fiction or fantasy writing? 3. U.S. PRESIDENTS: What was the Secret Service’s code name for President John F. Kennedy? 4. MOVIES: What was the name of the girl gang in the movie “Grease”? […]

Moments in Time

• On Feb. 13, 1861, the earliest military action to be revered with a Medal of Honor award is performed by Col. Bernard J.D. Irwin, an Army surgeon serving in the first major U.S.-Apache conflict. The Irish-born doctor volunteered to go to the rescue of 2nd Lt. George Bascom, who was trapped in Arizona with 60 soldiers by the Apaches. […]

SPEAKING OF SOAPS

RECAPS: FEB. 4 – 8

GENERAL HOSPITAL — Franco looked to “Kevin” for advice. Sam met up with Shiloh. Kristina was energized. Sonny made his intentions clear. Anna got a surprise visit. Franco took Aiden ice-skating. Lucas was sympathetic. Sasha surprised Nina. Jason brought Carly up to speed. Obrecht was curious about Maxie’s influence over Peter. Ryan made Franco his pawn. Charlotte had an outing […]


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