Revival set

Bethel Community Church will begin a revival on July 15. The revival will take place on Sunday at 6 p.m. and weeknights at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call (606) 832-1593.


To list reunions in The Mountain Eagle’s weekly reunion column, send information to Reunions, The Mountain Eagle, Box 808, Whitesburg, Ky. 41858. Information must be received by Friday to be included in the following week’s issue. <b>CAUDILL/CORNETT — The R.B. Caudill and Cornett family reunion will be held from noon to 4 p.m., Sept. 2, at the Letcher County Shriners […]

Now here’s a tip

• When traveling this summer, bring a chip clip or other hinged clip with you. You can use it to keep the curtains closed in your hotel room. • “To keep my car looking nice, I keep it clean inside and out. One trick I have is to keep a few paper towels dampened with window cleaner in a resealable […]

iHeartRadio fest to air live

Taylor Swift, Aerosmith, Rihanna, Usher, Bon Jovi, Lil Wayne, Green Day, Miranda Lambert, Mary J. Blige, Shakira and others are set to take the stage at the iHeartRadio Music Festival 2012 this fall in Las Vegas. The stellar lineup suggests the two-day marketing blitz to promote Clear Channel’s iHeartRadio digital music service is on its way to repeating the success […]

To perform

Will Caudill & Route 7 will perform from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, July 14, at the Country Cabin II in Norton, Va. The facility is located across Alternate Rte. 58 from the original Country Cabin, 1½ mile west of Norton. Admission for adults is $5, and $1 for children 2 through 11 years old. For more information, call (276) […]

Services held for Reathie LeBlanc

Funeral services for Reathie LeBlanc, 80, of Whitesburg, were held July 6 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in John C. Adams Cemetery at Jeremiah. She died July 4 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. A daughter of the late Obie and Hettie Adams Stewart, she was the widow of Greenie Blair, and was later married to Clarence LeBlanc, […]

Square dance set

The Carcassonne Community Center square dance will be held from 8 to 10 p.m., Saturday, July 14. Music will be by Lee Sexton, Ron Smith, and Jack Adams with caller Erin Cokonougher Stidham. For more information, call Dale Johnson at 633-2092 or Jon Henrikson at 633-7958.

Coming events

This guide is published by The Mountain Eagle as a public service to help keep readers informed about entertainment events within driving distance of Letcher County. All dates are subject to change. Always check with the venues listed before traveling long distances. LETCHER COUNTY ROCK, POP, BLUES, RAP, CHRISTIAN HAWTHORNE HEIGHTS with FOREVER CAME CALLING, SUPERPRIME and FAILSAFE (UK); Thu., […]

Help offered for veterans

A veterans benefits field representative will be at the Letcher County Courthouse in Whitesburg on Tuesday, July 17, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. to assist veterans and their dependents in filing for federal and state veterans benefits. This service is provided free of charge by the Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs. For more information, call toll-free 1-877-856-0004.

All students should check KEES accounts for accuracy

Students should check KEES accounts for accuracy Kentucky high school students and 2012 graduates should check their Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship (KEES) accounts for accuracy. KEES allows students to earn money for college by getting good grades in high school and for qualifying scores on the ACT or SAT. Students eligible for free or reduced lunches may also earn awards […]