July 18, 2018 RSS feed / Columns

The Way We Were

Clips from available Mountain Eagle pages since our founding in 1907

Thursday, July 26, 1928 A fatal accident near Jenkins Sunday afternoon is the sixth traffic death recorded in Letcher County since May 22. More...

SPEAKING OF SOAPS

RECAPS: JULY 16 – 20   More...

Strange But True

• You probably won’t be surprised to learn that it was Albert Einstein who made the following sage observation: “A clever person solves a problem. More...

Salome's Stars

Your 7-day horoscope for week of July More...

Heres a Tip

• “For gorgeous biscuits, add a bit of sugar to your biscuit mix. They brown well and have lovely golden tops. To add depth to your sausage gravy, add a tablespoon of strong coffee just before serving. More...

Moments in Time

• On July 21, 1861, war erupts on a large scale when Confederate forces under P.T. Beauregard turn back Union Gen. Irvin Mc- Dowell’s troops in Virginia. More...

Moments and Memories of WHS

1963  Austin Napier won first place in the annual Soil Conservation Essay Contest in Letcher County. He is a sophomore at Whitesburg High School. The title of his essay is “We Have All to Gain, Nothing to Lose by Conservation”.  More...