2019-12-25

Trivia test


1. MOVIES: What was the name of the main character in “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation”? 2. U.S. PRESIDENTS: Which U.S. president was the nation’s first known speleologist? 3. LANGUAGE: What does the Greek prefix “tele” mean in English? 4. MUSIC: What was the main title of the 1979 song that is popularly known as “The Pina Colada Song”? 5. PERSONALITIES: […]

My boss and best friend


My boss was a Major General and my best friend, and the Commander of the 22 Air Force at Travis Air Force Base and served many years stateside and overseas. At Travis Air Force Base I was in charge of the base’s printing department for many years. We had a horseshoe pitching set-up behind the print shop and would play […]

PUBLIC NOTICES

NOTICE Commonwealth of Kentucky Letcher District Court Case #19-P-262 In re:the estate of:ALMA FIELDSdeceased NOTICE Pursuant to KRS 424.340, notice is hereby given that Patricia Caudill and Teresa Dixon were on the 18 day December, 2019 appointed Co-Administratrixes of the Estate of the deceased, late of this county, and all persons having claims against said Estate shall present same, verified […]

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 867-8061, Renewal In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby given that Kingdom Coal, LLC, 89 Daniel Boone Dr., Barbourville, KY, 40906 applied for renewal of permit 867-8061, located 1.0 miles northeast of Roxana in Letcher County. The operation will disturb 27.00 surface acres. The operation is approximately 1.50 miles east from KY 160’s junction with […]

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 867-8062, Renewal In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby given that Kingdom Coal, LLC, 89 Daniel Boone Dr., Barbourville, KY, 40906 applied for renewal of permit 867-8062, located 1.0 miles northeast of Roxana in Letcher County. The operation will disturb 233.04 surface acres. The operation is approximately 0.50 miles southwest from KY 160’s junction with […]

NOTICE OF INTENTIONT TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 860-0551 Renewal 4 In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby given that Blue Diamond Mining, LLC, 3228 Summit Square Place, Suite 180, Lexington, Kentucky 40509, has applied for a renewal of a permit for a surface coal mining and reclamation operation located approximately 0.5 miles north of Carcassonne in Letcher and Knott Counties. The proposed […]

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 867-7036, Renewal In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby given that Kingdom Coal, LLC, 89 Daniel Boone Dr., Barbourville, KY, 40906 applied for renewal of permit 867-7036, located 1.3 miles east of Roxana in Letcher County. The operation will disturb 30.44 surface acres. The operation is approximately 1.00 miles east from KY 160’s junction with […]

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 867-5350, Renewal In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby given that Kingdom Coal, LLC, 89 Daniel Boone Dr., Barbourville, KY, 40906 applied for renewal of permit 867-5350, located 2.0 miles northwest of Whitesburg in Letcher County. The operation will disturb 5.31 surface acres and 2228.9 underground area mining acres for a total of 2234.21 mining […]

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 867-0518, Renewal In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby given that MJK Mining. Incorporated, P. O. Box 3668, Pikeville, Kentucky 41502, has applied for renewal of a permit for a surface coal mining and reclamation operation affecting 223.50 acres located 0.38 miles southwest of Van in Letcher County. The operation is approximately 0.38 miles southwest […]

Sidekick spots bag holding his Christmas gift

Southern Ohio

Merry Christmas everyone! By the time some of you get this issue of The Mountain Eagle Christmas will just be a memory, as so many others. For those of you local readers, Merry Christmas for the last time this year. I hope Santa has been good to all of you. I am going through the motions, however this is one […]