Salome’s Stars

For week of April 22 ARIES (March 21 to April 19) You’re doing better on the flexibility issue, but you still need to loosen up a bit to show you can be less judgmental and more understanding about certain sensitive matters. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) Your personal aspect continues to dominate this week. But try to make time […]

Moments and Memories of WHS


By BENNETT WELCH Class History, Part 4-Senior Year: Our class officers this year were Woody Holbrook, President; Carl Breeding, Vice-President; Joan Ramsey, Secretary; and Don Hogg, Treasurer. At the first of the school year we had our annual magazine drive for the senior trip. We sold over $7,000 worth of magazines. Our top sales personnel were Johnny Mounts, Nancy Boggs, […]

Bible trivia

1. Is the book of Hosea in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. How many Old Testament (KJV) books are named for a woman? There are none in the New Testament. 0, 1, 2, 3 3. From Judges 16, what had Samson been to God from his mother’s womb? Nazarite, Philistine, Reubenite, Protestant 4. In Exodus 4, who […]

A blizzard of complaints for Toyota’s Blizzard Pearl paint

Dear Car Talk: I purchased a new, 2012 Toyota RAV4 with the V6 engine and the premium Blizzard Pearl white paint. It now has 53,000 miles on it and runs well. The problem is that the paint is literally blowing off. About a month ago, I looked out the window of my house and noticed something fluttering on the roof […]

Highlights of F.N.H.S.

1952Class News Senior class: The seniors are doing a fine job on working this year to go on their trip to Washington which will be in April and they are to go by train. The seniors sponsored a movie “Yes Sir That’s My Baby”, which was a great success. The seniors also sponsored a spaghetti supper, which also was a […]

Salome’s Stars

For week of April 15

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Professional relationships grow stronger. But you might still need to ease some problems with someone in your personal life. One way could be to try to be less rigid in your views. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) You might be too close to that perplexing personal situation to even attempt to make a […]

Trivia test

1. MOVIES: What kind of creature is Pumbaa in “The Lion King”? 2. ANATOMY: What is the smallest organ in the human body? 3. LITERATURE: What was the name of the tiger in “The Jungle Book” by Rudyard Kipling? 4. FAMOUS QUOTATIONS: Which author once wrote, “Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May”? 5. GEOGRAPHY: What is the […]

The Way We Were

Clips from available Mountain Eagle pages since our founding in 1907 THURSDAY, APRIL 11, 1929 The two-year-old child of Mr. and Mrs. John Ratliff of Lackey in Floyd County died of poisoning Friday. The child became ill after eating polk root that was mixed in with some potatoes Mr. Ratliff plowed up. . The Kentucky Court of Appeals has ruled […]



THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL — Shauna is stunned to learn that Dollar Bill Spencer is Wyatt’s father. Bill confides in Katie that he regrets the time he missed with Liam and Wyatt but that he still holds resentment against Quinn for keeping Wyatt a secret. Quinn’s curiosity is piqued by Shauna’s vehemence against Flo finding out the identity of […]

Moments in Time

• On April 13, 1360, a hailstorm kills an estimated 1,000 of King Edward’s III’s English soldiers in France. The heavy losses were seen as a sign from God, convincing King Edward to negotiate peace with the French. • On April 10, 1866, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) is founded in New York by […]

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