Lady Cougars capture district championship

Community calendar

October 20 — Mahjong will be taught and a Mahjong Club formed at Game Night at 4 p.m. at the Harry M. Caudill Library in Whitesburg. . October 20-21 — A free dental clinic, sponsored by SmileFaith, will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday, at the Maytown Center, 11 2nd Avenue in Langley. Patients will […]

Family-Focused Foods: Hearty Meals to Bring the Family Together

Gathering the family around the table with delicious, traditional meals is the ultimate combination for many home chefs like Catherine Lowe, winner of the 17th season of ABC’s “The Bachelor.” Lowe, who partnered as a celebrity spokesperson with Bertolli to create this Roasted Garlic Marinara Braised Chicken with Linguine recipe, enjoys adding authenticity to the table with recipes that provide […]

The Drake Jackson story

He patiently waited on his chance to play, and never complained. Now redshirt freshman offensive lineman Drake Jackson of Woodford County has worked himself into the playing rotation at center and likely will only continue to play a bigger and bigger role in the seasons ahead for the Wildcats. “The energy is really good around here. I am enjoying everything. […]


Greek pork chops good and healthy

When planning your daily meals, try healthy new ways to prepare family favorites. This recipe for Greek pork chops with mixed veggie rice incorporates fresh fruit and juices into savory dishes and mixes grains and vegetables. Greek Pork ChopsWith Veggie Rice1 pound pork cutlets (or 4 bonelesspork chops)2 tablespoons vegetable oil1/2 cup orange juice2 teaspoons soy sauce1 tablespoon dried oregano2 […]

Lady Cavs fall in tourney

Now Heres a Tip

• If your razor has seen better days, try running it over a pair of jeans. The material can sharpen and realign the blades to get a little more life out of your razor. • Use a small, lidded plastic container to store the following items in your vehicle through the cold winter months: flashlight, portable USB battery pack (charged, […]

The Way We Were

Clips from available Mountain Eagle pages since our founding in 1907 Thursday, October 20, 1927 Whitesburg now has “a first-class modern telephone system,” less than a year after the system was taken over by Southern Bell Telephone Company. Fifty new customers have been added since Bell took the system over last December, bringing the number of homes and businesses with […]

Gabby’s fishing fever

Cranks baits can do it all in fishing

Last week I talked about surface and top water baits and this week I want to cover crank baits. Crank baits have been around for a long time and have caught countless bass for many anglers over the years. I consider this bait one of my best bass catching baits that I have in my own bass fishing tackle box. […]